At 71, Shepherd took the wheel of the No. 52 Toyota in the Camping World RV 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and became the oldest driver to start a race in NASCAR's Sprint Cup series. Shepherd said he's working on sponsorship to race again this season, possibly the August race at Pocono, the Associated Press reports.
Brian Keselowski Motorsports will have Shepherd piloting the No. 52 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Camping World RV 301 on Sunday, July 14, morganshepherd.com reports.