CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne has been hospitalized for symptoms that could be related to an insect bite this month.
Roush Fenway Racing officials say Bayne will not race this weekend at Richmond International Raceway.
Bayne was hospitalized briefly for an apparent reaction to an insect bite on his left elbow. Roush Fenway President Steve Newmark says Thursday that Bayne was not feeling well this week, and is being evaluated for potential lingering symptoms.
Newmark says the team will use a substitute driver in Friday night's Nationwide Series race. Bayne was not scheduled to race for The Wood Brothers in Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series event.

Recent NASCAR Discussions

Advertisement

NASCAR Odds

Driver Odds
Odds to Win the 2016 Sprint Cup Championship
Kyle Busch +500
Kevin Harvick +600
Martin Truex Jr. +700
Joey Logano +750
Jimmie Johnson +800

Nascar Top Stories

Thumbnail Lilly Diabetes 250 Picks The NASCAR Xfinity Series is back to racing later today for the Lilly Diabetes 250. Here are some drivers we like...
Thumbnail Lilly Diabetes 250 Odds The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to action on Saturday with the running of the Lilly Diabetes 250. Here is a look...
Thumbnail Combat Wounded Coalition 400 Odds The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the famous track of Indianapolis Speedway this week for the Combat Wounded Coalition 400. Here’s a look at the odds to win...
Thumbnail Eldora Dirt Derby Picks The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is back in action tonight for the Dental Eldora Dirt Derby. Here are some...
Thumbnail Eldora Dirt Derby Odds The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competes on the dirt track on Wednesday for the Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby....
More inNASCAR Articles  
Advertisement