MOORESVILLE, NC (February 27, 2017) – Michael Waltrip ended his driving career on a high note, racing with the leaders to an eighth-place finish in Sunday’s Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.

Waltrip drove for Premium Motorsports in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, for his grand finale, and what a grand finale it was! The No.15 Aaron’s Toyota Camry was the highest finishing Toyota in the entire field. This car, had the body installed in the Premium Motorsports fab shop by Gene Dehart and a group of Premium Motorsports employees led by Eric Ellington. The complete race car prep and set up was produced by crew chief Mark Hillman and crew leading to the 8th place finish which is a big victory for the underfunded team.

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