JR Motorsports hires crew chief

Friday, Jan. 11, 2013

JR Motorsports has hired Mike Bumgarner as crew chief for its No. 5 Nationwide Series team, which will be driven by Kasey Kahne and Brad Sweet this season.

Bumgarner has spent the past 18 years at Hendrick Motorsports, where he worked on cars for Terry Labonte, Jeff Gordon and Kyle Busch.