NXS: TriStar Makes Driver Change; Yeley Takes Over for Starr in No. 44 Toyota

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — TriStar Motorsports announced Thursday the team has made an immediate driver change in their No. 44 Zachry Toyota, with J.J. Yeley taking over the reins of the ride from former driver David Starr. Yeley drove the No. 44 Zachry Toyota last weekend at Richmond International Raceway, earning …

NXS: J.J. Yeley Joins TriStar Motorsports; Will Pilot No. 14 Toyota Beginning With Atlanta

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — J.J. Yeley joined TriStar Motorsports Wednesday as the driver of the No. 14 NASCAR XFINITY Series Toyota, starting at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend. A veteran in the sport, Yeley has been competing in NASCAR since his debut in 2004, with Joe Gibbs Racing. Coming off of …

NXS: TriStar to the Top; David Starr Paces Second XFINITY Practice at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell — Sean Gardner/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The ‘Starrs’ have aligned. In a TriStar Motorsports entry, David Starr paced the second Friday practice for the Powershares QQQ 300, the opening race for the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Daytona International Speedway. Starr, making his eighth Daytona start in …

NXS: TriStar Restructures XFINITY Program; Backs Down to Two Cars for 2016 Season

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Statesville, NC – official team release — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — TriStar Motorsports has recently made changes by restructuring teams in preparation for the 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. Formerly fielding four full-time entries, TriStar has scaled back to two full-time teams in an effort to refocus goals and enhance the level of competition. TriStar will …

NXS: Cale Conley’s XFINITY Season Cut Short Due to Lack of Funding

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CONCORD, N.C. — staff report — Maddie Meyer/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Cale Conley’s 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series season is officially over. Conley has cited lack of sponsorship dollars and team funding as the cause for the disappointing decision. The 23-year-old Vienna, W.Va. driver had competed in all 30 XFINITY races to date this season, driving the No. 14 IAVA …