Rodney Childers, Michael Waltrip Racing
Wed, 17 Oct 2012 08:52:13 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing crew chief Rodney Childers extended his contract with the team Monday, Oct. 15. Terms of the extension were not disclosed.
Tue, 25 Oct 2011 14:31:53 -0700
Michael Waltrip Racing car Nos. 00, 47 and 56 all had their crew chiefs suspended by NASCAR Tuesday, Oct. 25, due to rule infractions during the Sprint Cup race at Talladega Superspeedway. Rodney Childers (No. 00), Frank Kerr (No. 47) and Chad Johnston (No. 56) were each fined $50,000 and have been suspended for the next four races.
Wed, 21 Apr 2010 07:07:02 -0700
Lee Spencer, of FOXSports.com, reports Germain Racing crew chief Bootie Barker, JTG Daugherty Racing crew chief Frank Kerr and Michael Waltrip Racing crew chiefs Pat Tryson and Rodney Childers were all fined after the Sprint Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway. Barker and Kerr were fined $25,000 each for parts that were not submitted for prior approval and $50,000 each for unapproved ballast weight mounting, according to multiple team sources. Tryson and Childers were fined $25,000 each for parts that were not submitted for prior approval.
Wed, 27 May 2009 12:40:29 -0700
SceneDaily.com reports Michael Waltrip Racing crew chief Rodney Childers, the crew chief for the No. 00 Toyota driven by David Reutimann, was named the Wypall Wipers Crew Chief of the race in the Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe's Motor Speedway Monday, May 25.
Tue, 02 Dec 2008 09:05:14 -0800
Bob Pockrass, of SceneDaily.com, reports Gillett Evernham Motorsports crew chief Rodney Childers will join Michael Waltrip Racing and driver David Reutimann next season, according to sources familiar with the situation. Childers was previously the crew chief for GEM driver Elliott Sadler.