There's news on the Phoenix racing front Wednesday. Team owner
¶James Finch announcing he's signed 2-thousand Cup champ Bobby Labonte for a two race Cup deal in the coming weeks. Finch says Labonte, who's just been released by T-R-G Motorsports, will drive the number 9 Phoenix car next weekend in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona, then again the following weekend at Chicagoland.
Labonte with 21 career Cup victories, his last two coming back in 2003. His Cup championship in 2000 coming while driving the 18 car for Gibbs racing. Finch says any time you have a former Cup champ driving for you, it's a good thing!