Chip Ganassi Racing
March 01, 2016, NASCAR.com
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.
Primary team members:
Crew Chief: Matt McCall | Hometown: Denver, NC
Car Chief: Ryan Bergenty | Hometown: Plainville, CT
Engine Specialist: Bobby Dell | Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Spotter: Tyler Green | Hometown: Owensboro, KY
Gasman: Mike Metcalf | Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Second Gasman: Nick Case | Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Windshield: Chris Trickett | Hometown: Grafton, WV
Front Tire Changer: Danny Kincaid | Hometown: Port Byron, NY
Front Tire Carrier: Ben Fetzer | Hometown: Fredericksburg, VA
Jackman: Shane Wilson | Hometown: Edgewater, MD
Rear Tire Changer: Kenyatta Houston | Hometown: Bronx, NY
Rear Tire Carrier: PJ Briody | Hometown: Austin, TX
Road crew members:
Truck Driver: Mark Ellis | Hometown: Utica, NY
Truck Driver: Brandon Black | Hometown: Buxton, ME
Tire Specialist: Frank Bonsignore | Hometown: West Islip, NY
Shock Specialist: Sean Studer | Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Engineer: Josh Sell | Hometown: Urbana, OH
Engineer: Jonathan Branzelle | Hometown: Sutherland, VA
Mechanic: Nick Case | Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Mechanic: Jon Ellis | Hometown: Hixson, TN
Mechanic: Chris Trickett | Hometown: Grafton, WV
Fuel Runner: Nick Case | Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Primary team members:
Crew Chief: Chad Johnston | Hometown: Cayuga, IN
Car Chief: David Bryant | Hometown: Farmville, VA
Engine Specialist: Will Gray | Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA
Spotter: Derek Kneeland | Hometown: Windham, ME
Gasman: Ed Watkins | Hometown: Richmond, VA
Second Gasman: Josh Appleby | Athens, Ala.
Windshield: Sean Boxman | Hometown: Goshen, NY
Front Tire Changer: Steven Price | Hometown: Lynchburg, VA
Front Tire Carrier: Aaron Schields | Hometown: Goodland, KS
Jackman: Graham Molatch | Hometown: Harrisburg, NC
Rear Tire Changer: Steven Tautges | Hometown: Abbotsford, WI
Rear Tire Carrier: Art Simmons | Knox County, Mo.
Road crew members
Race Engineer: Phil Surgen | Lake Elmore, Vt.
Race Engineer: Jerame Donley | Winston Salem, N.C.
Mechanic: David Fero | Galt, Calif.
Mechanic: Sean Boxman | Goshen, N.Y.
Mechanic: Rich Muckenthaler | Turner, Mich.
Shock Engineer: Adam Cooke | Zephyrhills, Fla.
Tire Specialist: Andrew Flynn | Montville, Conn.
Truck Driver: Noah Hein | Kalamazoo, Mich.
Truck Driver: Brandon Black | Buxton, Maine