NASCAR veteran Mears and sponsor GEICO will partner with Biagi-DenBeste Racing for 12 races in the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. Mears will pilot the No. 98 GEICO Military Ford Mustang, pmifirm.com reports.
Larson's car was parked with 14 laps remaining in the Clash at Daytona exhibition Sunday when his team had more than six crewmen over the wall to work on the car. NASCAR's new damaged vehicle policy states that the penalty for "too many men over the wall" is the car can't continue in the race, ESPN.com reports.
Harvick raced as high as second-place and skillfully avoided a last lap crash to finish fifth in the Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway Sunday afternoon, stewarthaasracing.com reports.