News & Media

Today in History: August 19

August 19, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1990: Future Truck Series champion Ted Musgrave finishes 39th in his Cup debut, the Champion Spark Plug 400 at Michigan. His day ends after 65 laps because of a broken valve. Musgrave, a 17-time winner in Trucks, won his championship in 2005. Musgrave was winless in 305 Cup starts, the last in 2003.