On Thursday’s edition of NASCAR America, we had our weekly shout out for some of the best pit crew members in the NASCAR world.
This week’s nominees for the Pit Crew All-Star Team are:
- Kellen Mills: Team Penske gas man, Arizona native and former Arizona State University defensive end standout. Known for his relentless work ethic and positive spirit.
- Chris Taylor: Furniture Row Racing front tire changer and 4-year Marine veteran. Ends a 13-year NASCAR career after next week’s championship race. He will move back to his native Missouri to become a teacher and track coach.
- Raphael Diaz: Roush Fenway Racing rear tire changer and fabricator. Holds distinction of being first Drive For Diversity graduate who became part of a winning pit crew at the NASCAR Cup level.
The winners of this year’s Pit Crew All-Star Team will be announced next week.