Ron Hornaday will wish friend Sammy Gonzalez a “Speedy” recovery with a special decal on his truck this weekend at Michigan.
The decal will read “Get Well Sammy G” and features the cartoon character Speedy Gonzalez. Hornaday and Gonzalez have been friends for a decade.
Gonzalez has served as a mechanic in NASCAR for years.
Hornaday is driving the Joe Dennette Motorsports No. 9 truck in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this weekend at Michigan. Currently he is 8th in the driver standings 59 points behind Timothy Peters. In 11 starts this year Hornaday has managed just five finishes inside the top ten and has finished inside the top five twice.
While Hornaday has never won a truck series race at Michigan he does have six top ten finishes in eight starts.