August 10, 2017 | 10:05 A.M. EST&#thirteen;
GMS Racing introduced at the moment that Spencer Gallagher and Allegiant will change their regular blue and white paint scheme to honor Michael Waltrip’s 1986 No. 23 Hawaiian Punch Pontiac within the VFW Sport Clips 200 at Darlington Raceway.
“I’m actually enthusiastic about being part of the throwback weekend at Darlington,” stated Gallagher. “I’ve all the time appeared as much as Michael (Waltrip) so getting the chance to honor him is a tremendous feeling. He has finished quite a bit for this sport and to have the ability to deliver again some reminiscences and historical past for him and the followers is basically thrilling.”
Michael Waltrip has performed an intricate position in NASCAR’s historical past. Over his profession he accrued sixteen wins, 103 prime-fives, 242 prime 10s and 18 poles all through the three prime tier NASCAR divisions within the final 33 years.
“I really like the throwback weekend at Darlington,” Waltrip said. “I’m honored that Spencer is racing my rookie yr scheme. I got here into NASCAR with a ton of power, enthusiasm and appreciation for the game and Spencer (Gallagher) is identical approach. He’ll love each minute of racing at Darlington. Identical to I did.”