Bobby Labonte will indeed be driving the #71 Cheverlot in 2010. The former Nascar Cup Series champion ,who has run for the team on a limited basis when removed from his normal ride at Hall of Fame racing, and the team ended the weeks of rumors.
In Labonte TRG is getting a driver who will be in the field for every race courtesy of the past champions provisional, in TRG Labonte is getting a car to ride in.
Labonte who has struggled to find success since leaving Joe Gibbs racing at the end of the 2005 season has 21 past victories and 114 top 5’s in 580 Cup starts. He hasn’t finished higher then 12th since 2004 in the Series points and current is 29th this season.