Ron Hornaday gets new crew chief

Truck chief, Terry “Richie” Snyder will assume the position as crew chief the No. 9 Joe Denette Motorsports Chevrolet with driver Ron Hornaday Jr. for this weekend’s VFW 200 at Michigan International Raceway.

Snyder was formerly the crew chief for Max Gresham and the #24 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) entry for the first eight events on the 2012 NCWTS schedule.

Most recently, the series veteran served as the truck chief for Hornaday in the last three events at Iowa Speedway, Chicagoland Speedway and Pocono Raceway

(Joe Denette Motorsports)

Hornaday is a four time champion in the NCWTS with his last championship being in 2009. He has had five top ten and two top five finishes this season, but he is still waiting for his first win of 2012.