It was the only time Curb would field two cars in a Cup Series race. 96 car. 27 sponsored by K1 Speed to a top-5 finish. We build our cars on the side of the road hoping to get somewhere with them. 43 for the only time in 2007 for Bobby East at Memphis with sponsorship from Kick Butt Energy Ballz. After Gary Baker and Mike Curb purchased Brewco Motorsports in September 2007, Baker-Curb Racing took over the No. Click on the number of Races to see individual races for that year. [6] Justin Lofton drove at Loudon with WeekendWarriors.tv sponsoring. Fike and the No. The following week at Montreal, Justin Marks drove a Ford with Future Electronics but broke the rear end gear in the first corner of the first lap, finishing last. Parsons qualified fifth but ran into trouble and finished 34th. The No. 43 entry in four races in 2005 (with Brewco's driver Aaron Fike). 1987 Ed Pimm Skoal (Mike Curb) March / Cosworth. 43 after Atlanta in September. Valvoline replaced STP as the sponsor, and Beam remained crew chief. The team's main drivers were Aaron and A. J. Fike, with Jeff Green running three races. In 2005, the No. 27 Ford became the only entry for Baker-Curb. Team profile for Mike Curb Racing, including a comprehensive list of race entries for Mike Curb Racing. Gilliland returned to the No. After the race at Watkins Glen, Coleman received an offer to drive for Hall of Fame Racing in the Sprint Cup Series, and left Baker-Curb as a result. The following season in 2010, the No. Brewco's two full-time Busch Series teams, the No. 43 did not finish better than 29th. He has been married to Linda Dunphy Curb since April 4, 1978. Mike Curb, Soundtrack: Inglourious Basterds. The No. The next week at Loudon, Brad Baker ran the No. For the next seven races, seven different drivers ran the No. Kimberly-Clark's Kleenex brand also came on as a sponsor. Saved by motocroquis. 27 in the first race for Baker-Curb, at California Speedway, finishing 17th. The team then downscaled to part-time, with road racing experts P. J. Jones and Chris Cook attempting a four races each, all of them on ovals except for Cook's start at Watkins Glen. Bill Davis (in 2005) and Gene Haas (in 2014) have since joined this club. 43 at Watkins Glen, however the engine overheated early in the event. 43 with him from Petty Enterprises. 96. 27 team would partner with Jennifer Jo Cobb, who brought sponsorship from Driver Boutique. ThorSport Racing is an American professional stock car racing team that currently competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.The team is based in Sandusky, Ohio.Owned by Duke Thorson and his wife Rhonda, it currently fields four full-time teams: the No. Ned Jarrett, President Ronald Reagan, Richard Petty and Mike Curb celebrate Petty's 200th victory at Daytona 1980 Dale Earnhardt with Curb NASCAR championship car Lee Brice performed at the NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Daytona on July 4, 2014 and the Curb Records car was named for Lee. However Sauter was fired after Memphis with three races to go in the season, as Morton Salt took over as sponsor and Ron Hornaday finished out the season. 37 team shut down after Daytona due to lack of funding. 27 as a Ford entry for the first 5 races of the season. 43 returned and began the season running Roush Fords full-time. Kertus Davis took over for one race at Dover. 27 entry would continue to be sponsored by Kimberly-Clark's Kleenex brand, who had sponsored the car since 2004, and had also sponsored Curb's No. 27 as a Dodge for one race, running a car out of his own race shop (Dodge Dealers of Quebec was his sponsor, thus requiring him to drive Dodge equipment). However the car had two mechanical failures and Reeves did not finish better than 30th. Currently, it fields the #27 Kleenex Ford driven by Brad Coleman. Big A Auto Parts signed on for the full 30 race season. [4][5] The Roush partnership dissolved after Kentucky, with the end of the Red Man deal. The team fielded … The team's best finish in 2005 was 14th at Charlotte with Aaron Fike in a Ford. 98. Justin Marks and J. J. Yeley started and parked the next three races due to lack of sponsorship. Following the shutdown of the Baker-Curb's No. Future seven-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson drove the season finale at Homestead. The team's final appearance of 2004 was at the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where Tim Schendel ran the No. 21 for Richard Childress Racing, combining for a full season. Kimberly-Clark brands again returned to sponsor the No. 42 Pontiac, finishing 32nd after an engine failure. But Hank3 and Tim McGraw are just the tip of the iceberg. But when you think Mike Curb and racing, you generally think Richard Petty and the ’84 Firecracker 400. … At the second race of the season at Rockingham, the team switched to running Evernham Dodges and signed Aaron Fike as the driver. Songwriter and record producer Mike Curb is giving Daytona State College another sizable chunk, $750,000, in exchange for naming rights. The No. The team entered 4 of the first 10 races, with Reeves making all four. 43 entered 12 races in 1998, all of them without a sponsor, qualifying for 11 and posting a best finish of 27th at the Dover spring race. Mike Curb is pictured with RC Enerson, Jack Harvey, Scott Anderson and Ethan Ringel. 43 with him, thus Curb switched to No. They have two children. Kevin Hamlin drove the next race at Atlanta as a start and park. Noffsinger had previously driven for Curb in the Cup series; he entered six races and made five, however the No. He has continued to keep a partial ownership as of 2019. http://www.racing-reference.info/owner/Mike_Curb, http://www.nascar.com/2010/news/headlines/bg/01/09/gbiffle.baker.curb/index.html, "Ending an era: Tobacco sponsorship in NASCAR", "Tobacco era in NASCAR ends as new FDA rules take effect", "Cobb to Team with Baker-Curb Racing for 4 Nationwide Races Starting at Daytona", "Jennifer Jo Cobb climbs points ladder to history", http://www.racing-reference.info/rquery?id=bakerga01&trk=t0&series=B&o=1, Roush Fenway Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series, Roush Fenway Racing in the Xfinity Series, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Curb_Racing&oldid=1001257000, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 January 2021, at 22:31. 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