Race Weekend Central

Daniel Hemric, Landon Cassill Swap Crew Chiefs

Landon Cassill and Daniel Hemric will swap crew chiefs in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, effective immediately, according to FOX Sports’ Bob Pockrass on Sept. 9 and confirmed via the NASCAR roster portal.

Former Hemric crew chief Alex Yontz will take over duties for Cassill, while Jason Trinchere will slide over to work with Cassill.

Both drivers are in their first year at Kaulig Racing. While teammate AJ Allmendinger has three wins in 2022 and is poised to win the regular season championship, Cassill and Hemric are winless through 24 races.

See also
4 Burning Questions: Can Sheldon Creed Turn His Playoffs Hopes Around?

The move comes in anticipation of the Xfinity Series playoffs. With two races to go before the end of the regular season, Hemric is 54 points above the playoff cut line, while Cassill is 34 above.

About the author

Stephen Stumpf is the NASCAR Content Director for Frontstretch, and his weekly columns include “Stat Sheet” and “4 Burning Questions.” Stephen also writes commentary, contributes weekly to the “Bringing the Heat” podcast and is frequently at the track for on-site coverage. A native of Texas, Stephen began following NASCAR at age 9 after attending his first race at Texas Motor Speedway.

Follow on Twitter @stephen_stumpf.

Sign up for the Frontstretch Newsletter

A daily email update (Monday through Friday) providing racing news, commentary, features, and information from Frontstretch.com
We hate spam. Your email address will not be sold or shared with anyone else.

Share via