It’s been an eventful year for 22-year-old Brett Moffitt.
He began the 2015 season without a ride but working with Michael Waltrip racing and Toyota Racing Development. That changed when he filled in for Brian Vickers at Atlanta on March 1 and drove the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine to an eighth-place finish.
Racing has been Brian Vickers’ passion of choice since a young age when he climbed behind the wheel of his family’s race cars. It led to fame and fortune as trophies filled the trophy case.
But battles with life threatening illness in adulthood made the young racer turn his passion towards health.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series concludes its three race swing on the West Coast with a trip to Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., this weekend.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series holds its second of three consecutive West Coast races Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway – the first short track of the 2015 season.
Three drivers in the first three races — 11th in owner points.
That phrase sums up the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota’s 2015 season so far at Michael Waltrip Racing.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The race marks the first of three races during a “west coast swing” for the circuit.