Morgan McClure Racing Closed
Sad. I wished they could have performed better. In reality, they did great - 14 wins, 63 top-five and 146 top-10 finishes along with 13 pole positions. They dominated the restricter plate races for a couple years. Drivers included Sterling Marlin, Ernie Irvan, and the late Bobby Hamilton.
ABINGDON, Va. — It’s been a long and often bumpy road for Southwest Virginia’s only NASCAR team during the past 25 years. At least for now, the engine has been silenced on the familiar No. 4 Chevrolet.
Morgan-McClure Motorsports co-owner Tim Morgan said team officials decided to cease operations Friday afternoon.
"It’s been a pretty emotional day, but we had to make a decision and draw the line," Morgan said in a telephone interview shortly after a 3 p.m. meeting at the race shop. "We’ve competed too long without sponsorship." Tricities.Com
28 jobs lost.