The team increased their schedule, attempting 32 of the 36 races. However, he was caught up in a late incident. He led the most laps at the Talladega DieHard but eventually finished the race in sixth place. Shepherd became the oldest driver to lead a Nationwide Series race at the age of 70 when he led 3 laps in the Virginia College Savings at Richmond International Raceway. Shepherd dropped to twelfth in the final points standings.
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He has a car with a chassis that Chip Ganassi gave him last year that is getting the new Xfinity composite body on it.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Morgan Shepherd. Shepherd took pole position in his first race for Stewart at Richmondfinishing the race in fourth position. He failed to make the race as Shepherd set the 49th-fastest time in qualifying. For the next race at Michigan Shepherd drove for Bud Reeder his team.
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Morgan is a devout Christian who runs a ministry and the Morgan Shepherd Charitable Fund which helps families in need. Joe Nemechek Sid Maudlin.
Shepherd finished thirteenth in points with ten top-ten finishes. Shepherd also won the pole at Nashville and Atlantarespectively, but retired from both those races nascaf engine troubles.
This was a much needed break as his team needed the prize money to keep racing.
Shepherd started off the season without a full-time ride. The team increased their schedule, attempting 32 of the 36 races. Shepherd ended his season on a high after winning his third career race at the season finale at Atlanta. That year, he drove twelve races for Ed Whitaker. He has three cars.
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Shepherd’s racing career began in when he started racing Late models at Hickory Motor Speedway nearby his home. Shepherd had a good start to the season, qualifying for the first race he attempted at Las Vegas. Shepherd also had a good run at Talladegawhere he qualified in fifth place. After that race Shepherd drove for Jim Stacy ‘s team for the rest of the season. He had a good start to the season, finishing fourth at the Goodwrench We will keep moving forward, though,” adds Morgan.
Although Shepherd scored fourteen top-ten finishes he could not compete for regular mlrgan finishes during the season. Retrieved May 1, Shepherd made two more start for Flowers that year but failed to finish in both of them. This would turn out to be Shepherd’s last top ten finish in Cup racing.
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For the next couple of years Shepherd did not have a full-time ride and practically picked up whatever he could find. Shepherd ran the Camping World RV Sales at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for Brian Keselowski Motorsportshis first Sprint Cup race sincebecoming the oldest driver to race in the Sprint Cup at an age of 71 years, nine months and two days, and breaking the previous record held by Jim Fitzgeraldwho ran at Riverside International Raceway in at age Shepherd attempted the Daytona for Pinnacle Motorsports but he anscar to make the race.
Shpepard, the company is now serving 5 states and employs people! He led the most laps at the Talladega DieHard but eventually finished the race in sixth place. Shepherd had two ssheppard twenty finished for Hamby, with a best finish of twelfth at Richmond.
Stainless Steel – Finish: His last Cup win was Shepherd had a good run and was running in the top ten, until he made contact with Jeff Gordon and wrecked, finishing 39th.