No. 1 Chevrolet, Earnhardt Ganassi Racing DRIVER: Martin Truex Jr. BORN: June 29, 1980 HOMETOWN: Mayetta, N.J. CREW CHIEF: Kevin "Bono" Manion NOTES: Part of newly merged team that brought together Dale Earnhardt Inc., for whom he has driven since starting his first Nationwide Series race in 2001, and Chip Ganassi Racing. Had disappointing season in 2008 after getting first Cup victory and making the fiehd for the Chase the previous year. Truex finished 15th in the standings with three top-fives, including a fourth-place in the summer race at New Hampshire.
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