Jamie McMurray will make a one-off return to the NASCAR Cup Collection in subsequent month’s Daytona 500.
McMurray, who gained the 2010 working of “The Nice American Race,” will drive the No. 77 Chevrolet for Spire Motorsports with sponsorship from the AdventHealth well being care system.
AdventHealth is a group companion for Chip Ganassi Racing, which shares its personal partnership with Spire.
A seven-time winner on the Cup circuit, McMurray stepped away from full-time driving on the finish of the 2018 season. He made his most up-to-date Cup begin within the 2019 Daytona 500.
“It doesn’t get any higher than the Daytona 500, and I’m so excited to have the chance, because of AdventHealth, to run this race yet another time,” mentioned McMurray, who presently works as an analyst for Fox Sports activities’ NASCAR protection.
“I’ve loved my day trip of the automotive as an analyst masking NASCAR, however nothing can exchange the sensation of really racing.”
McMurray loved success on superspeedways throughout his full-time Cup profession.
Alongside along with his 2010 Daytona 500 win for Ganassi, he has a second Daytona win to his credit score from July 2007 whereas driving for Roush Fenway Racing.
He additionally scored a pair of wins at Talladega Superspeedway in November 2009 (Roush) and October 2013 (Ganassi).
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Jamie McMurray lands Daytona 500 ride for Spire Motorsports initially appeared on NBCSports.com