TIRE RUB THWARTS MEARS’ STRONG CHARLOTTE RUN

Player Management International Media Release Concord, NC (October 11, 2014) – Enjoying a rare weekend of racing near home, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams hit the track at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the final time this season. A well-rested Germain Racing team entered the garage on Thursday looking to make gains and find the speed necessary to be successful over 500-miles of racing.

The weekend got off to a challenging start when first practice on Thursday saw Casey Mears and the GEICO team post the 33rd fastest time. Despite the setback, they were able to put what they learned to use for Thursday night’s qualifying session, improving their standing to 29th, where Mears would line up for Saturday’s Bank of America 500. Friday featured two practice sessions, which once again found Mears and his crew at the rear of read more »