Found June 24, 2012 on Yardbarker Blogger Network
PLAYERS: Eric McClure
Eric McClure, driver of the #14 Hefty Reynolds Wrap Toyota, gets into his car on the grid, during qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Bashas' Supermarkets 200 at Phoenix International Raceway on March 3, 2012 in Avondale, Arizona. (March 2, 2012 - Source: Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America) After missing six weeks following  a horrific crash at Talladega, Eric McClure returned to the seat of the #14 car for Turner Motorsports on Saturday. While both tracks are lengthy in terms of miles there may not be two more contrasting tracks on the Nationwide Series schedule. During the race McClure lost a lap dealing with mechanical problems. That didn’t get the overall spirits of the Virginia born driver down. In post race interviews he was thankful just to be able to race again and praised his team for working hard. McClure’s next chance to race will be Friday night at Kentucky. In six races at Kentucky he has an average finish of 31.5 with a career best of 27th coming las...

McClure Posts 21st-place Finish at Road America

Following a five-race absence from NASCAR Nationwide Series competition due to injuries sustained in an accident at Talladega Superspeedway, Eric McClure returned to the seat of the No. 14 Hefty® Reynolds Wrap® Toyota this past weekend at the 14-turn Road America road course.  After posting the 29th fastest speed during time trials, McClure overcame a lengthy pit stop to fix a...

McClure returns after Talladega crash

This weekend also marks the return of Eric McClure, who has missed the past seven weeks following a serious crash at Talladega Superspeedway that put him in the hospital for two days. McClure suffered his third concussion and some internal bleeding, leaving the 33-year old driver's future in doubt. "I wanted to come back as soon as they would let me and I can't think...

Nationwide driver considers future

After a frightening crash at Talladega Superspeedway, Eric McClure had to sit out six weeks while dealing with the lingering effects of a concussion. Now, after receiving clearance from NASCAR officials, he was back in his No. 14 car Friday, practicing for Saturday's Nationwide Series race at Road America. But after all he has been through - including losing his family home...
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