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TALLADEGA, AL - NOVEMBER 01: Team owner Richard Childress speaks to the media prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AMP Energy 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on November 1, 2009 in Talladega, Alabama. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
The No. 29 Richard Childress Racing road crew for NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kevin Harvick was told its services would not be needed after this weekend, sources have informed FOXSports.com. One crewman said he found out about the decision in the parking lot when he arrived at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Friday morning. Another crewman stated he found out via the Internet. "No one knows where we're going," said one 17-year veteran of RCR. Crew chief Gil Martin says his son Ford called to inform him that his job status was changing. Early Friday morning, rumors swirled that Martin, who still has two years on his contract, was out of the No. 29 crew chief's role and moving into the director of competition position. As Martin pointed out, that role is currently filled by Kent Day. After a second consecutive season in which Kevin Harvick is on pace to finish third in the point standings, one lieutenant characterized the situation as the "(expletive) hitting the fan" this week. Conseque...
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