With heavy rain falling Friday at Dover International Speedway, the only action was away from the track. NASCAR canceled all on-track activity including practice and qualifying prior to noon; focusing the attention on the media center. Among the announcements was a new driver for JR Motorsports in 2016.
The team owned by NASCAR’s most popular driver introduced veteran driver Elliott Sadler as one of its drivers in the NASCAR Xfinity series next season. The team had scheduled a news conference at Dover but Sadler and team co-owner Earnhardt Jr. broke the news via Periscope prior to the official announcement.
“Elliott has raced a few times for us in the past,” said Kelley Earnhardt Miller MORE>>>
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