Chip Ganassi Racing
February 01, 2015, NASCAR.com
Engine builder: Hendrick Engines
Debut season: 2009
With more than 30 years in the auto racing industry, Chip Ganassi Racing is a widely successful team that has impacted more than just NASCAR. Along with its two cars in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Chip Ganassi Racing has four cars in the IndyCar Series and one prototype in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
In total, the Chip Ganassi Racing Team boasts 17 championships and 150 victories, including four Indianpolis 500s, a Daytona 500, a Brickyard 400 and six Rolex 24 victories. 2010 was a big year for Ganassi Racing as they became the first team in history to win the Daytona 500, Brickyard 400 and Indianapolis 500 all in the same year.
Ganassi's two Sprint Cup drivers are No. 1 Jamie McMurray and 2014 Sunoco Rookie of the Year No. 42 Kyle Larson.
Chip Ganassi Racing has offices in Indianapolis, Brownsburg, Ind., and Concord, North Carolina. Visit the team's website here.
Hometown: Joplin, Missouri
Primary team members:
Crew chief: Matt McCall | Hometown: Denver, North Carolina
Chief mechanic: Ryan Bergenty | Hometown: Plainville, Connecticut
Spotter: Lorin Ranier | Hometown: Prestonsburg, Kentucky
Jackman: Shane Wilson | Edgewater, Maryland
Gasman: Mike Metcalf | Charlotte, North Carolina
Front tire changer: Daniel Kincaid | Hometown: Port Byron, New York
Front tire carrier: Ben Fetzer | Hometown: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Rear tire changer: Kenyatta Houston | Hometown: Bronx, New York
Rear tire carrier: Art Simmons | Hometown: Newark, Missouri
Hometown: Elk Grove, California
Primary team members:
Crew chief: Chris Heroy | Hometown: Angola, Indiana
Car mechanic: David Bryant | Hometown: Concord, North Carolina
Spotter: Derek Kneeland | Windham, Maine
Jackman: Graham Molatch | Hometown: Harrisburg, North Carolina
Gasman: Ed Watkins | Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Front Tire Changer: Nick Krizmanich | Hometown: Kenosha, Wisconsin
Front Tire Carrier: Aaron Schields | Hometown: Goodland, Kansas
Rear Tire Changer: Steve Tautges | Hometown: Abbotsford, Wisconsin
Rear Tire Carrier: Gene Cornwell | Rockwell, South Carolina