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Martin Truex Jr: Done Deal, Will Drive The Number 55 or was it 56. oh well

CONCORD, NC - MAY 25:  Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, races Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #1 Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 on May 25, 2009 at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
al asifyouknowSenior Analyst IOctober 29, 2016

Good for him, glad to see it, don't let the garage door hit you in the.....oh loosen up! I'm just kidding.

I feel he's making a good choice, not the best choice, but he most be getting a heck of a monetary deal along with a multiple year contract .

Remember where you heard this, he will not have better equipment than the Childress engine he has in the Bass-Pro car.

Time will tell the story, but I’m afraid the problem with the number 55 car is more then just the driver, it could also be the car,

I just don’t think Mr. Truex jr. will make that much of a difference in the seat of that car.

I still feel Truex jr should of just concentrated on this year and work with this team, they may end up with Joe Gibbs in 2010 with a Hendrick, Steward-Hass type of deal.

He may regret this move later on. Maybe not.

I understand the “official announcement” will be this Tuesday.

I hope it will be effective immediately, so they can put Aric in that car, I know that is not going to happen due to sponsorship commitments with Bass- Pro, but I can hope.

Juan Pablo Montoya in the chase! How about that!

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