|Eury Jr. out as crew chief at JR Motorsports|
|Written by Admin|
|Monday, 17 September 2012 10:14|
Eury Jr. was crew chief for Danica Patrick and is a partial owner of the Nationwide Series team.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. said in a statement Monday that a difference in ideas for the direction of the company led to Eury's departure. He and Eury Jr. are cousins, and Eury Jr. was his crew chief for many years.
Earnhardt says no decision has been made as to who will crew chief Patrick this weekend at Kentucky Speedway.
The team last week hired Ryan Pemberton as competition director. He replaced Tony Eury Sr., who was released two weeks ago.