NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 21, 2010) – Baker Curb Racing announced today that Scott Wimmer will drive the team’s No. 27 Red Man Moist Snuff Ford in Saturday’s Aaron’s 312 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Wimmer will also pilot the No. 27 for Baker Curb Racing in the upcoming stand alone events at Nashville Superspeedway and Kentucky Speedway.
The Wausau, Wis., native has finished in the top 10 in each of his two starts in the Nationwide Series this season and has also led a lap in each race. Wimmer drove previously for Baker Curb Racing during the 2006 season and collected four top-10 finishes in 16 starts.
"Scott Wimmer has a solid resume in NASCAR and when given the chance this year he has proven that he can run up front and compete for wins," Baker Curb Racing president Matt Crews said. "He had some strong runs in our car in 2006 and we look forward to continued success with him behind the wheel of the No. 27 Red Man Moist Snuff Ford Fusion."
The 34-year old’s resume includes six career Nationwide Series victories, including four during the 2002 season, and a third-place finish in the 2004 Daytona 500. In 2007 he and Jeff Burton teamed-up to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series owners championship for Richard Childress Racing.