Slumping Richard Childress Racing has reorganized its competition department, and the biggest change means a new crew chief for Jeff Burton in 2010.
Scott Miller is the new director of competition, and will
simultaneously finish the season atop Burton's pit box. Miller will
assume some of the responsibilities currently handled by vice
president of competition Mike Dillon and director of competition
Dillon, who is Childress' son-in-law, will continue to oversee
the competition department. Lind will become the business director
RCR is on the verge of not qualifying for the 12-driver Chase
for the championship after placing three drivers in the field the
past two years. Clint Bowyer is 15th in the standings, Burton is
18th, Casey Mears is 20th and Kevin Harvick is 24th.