JTG Daugherty Racing says they plan to have two cars at the track this afternoon. The #47 team will be working out of a Hendrick Motorsports test hauler and plans to run the #37 backup car on Sunday at Kansas.
— JTG Daugherty Racing (@JTGRacing) October 18, 2019
UPDATE: Over a dozen firemen responded to the fire and worked at the scene for nearly three hours. A race car and crew uniforms were burned.
Some info on the JTG Daugherty Racing No. 47 hauler fire: pic.twitter.com/AuqrmGAsoi
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) October 17, 2019
Original post: JTG Racing team owner Tad Geschickter released a statement Thursday morning, explaining that the hauler carrying the equipment for the #47 Ryan Preece team experienced a fire while traveling to Kansas Speedway.
A statement from team owner Tad Geschickter. pic.twitter.com/WmuSOxgMHW
— JTG Daugherty Racing (@JTGRacing) October 17, 2019