Jared C. Tilton | Getty Images
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Tyler Reddick reveals Darlington throwback paint scheme for 2020 that pays homage to Jeff Burton

NBC Sports’ Rick Allen joined Tyler Reddick and Jeff Burton to help Richard Childress Racing reveal the Darlington throwback scheme for the No. 8 Chevrolet this year. It’s a Caterpillar look that harkens back to Burton’s rookie year in 1994 when he ran a Raybestos theme.

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Burton knows a thing or two about what Reddick is going through in his first NASCAR Cup Series campaign in 2020, and like Reddick, Burton has ties to the No. 8, RCR and Caterpillar. The two drivers had fun with the announcement via social media with Allen:

Check out the scheme below as you wait for the playoff opener, the Southern 500 at 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, Sept. 6 (NBCSN, NBC Sports App, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).

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