Sprint Cup driver roster for Preseason Thunder
January 07, 2014, Staff report, NASCAR.com
Two days of testing for Sprint Cup Series begin on Thursday at Daytona
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Team Penske, Richard Childress Racing, Stewart-Haas Racing, Hendrick Motorsports, Michael Waltrip Racing, Roush Fenway Racing and Joe Gibbs Racing are among the organizations participating in the two days of Sprint Cup testing.
Brian Vickers will also not be at Preseason Thunder. Vickers had his 2013 season cut short when a blood clot was found in his right leg. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver's No. 55 Toyota will be tested by team co-owner Michael Waltrip.
Among the organizations to not take part in Preseason Thunder: JTG Daugherty Racing, Furniture Row Racing, Front Row Motorsports and Phil Parsons Racing.
The NASCAR Nationwide Series will have their sessions on Saturday and Sunday and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will have its sessions on Monday and Tuesday.
Below is the full roster of drivers participating in the two days of Sprint Cup Series testing.
|NSCS DAYTONA TEST JANUARY 9-10, 2014|
|2||Penske||Brad Keselowski, Rusty Wallace
|27||RCR||Paul Menard, Matt Crafton
|88||HMS||Dale Earnhardt, Jr|
|152 in 2013||B Keselowski||Brian Keselowski|
|47||JTG - not testing|
|78||Furniture Row - not testing|
|34, 35, 36, 38||Front Row - not testing|
|98||Phil Parsons - not testing|