Terry Labonte joins brother Bobby as replacement driver at Petty Enterprises

Kyle Petty could do a lot worse hiring a replacement driver to steer the No. 45 for five races. Ever hear of Terry Labonte? He joins brother Bobby as a fill-in at Petty Enterprises, writes David Newton.

Updated: June 8, 2008, 12:03 AM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

LONG POND, Pa. -- Much has been made of Kyle Busch flying around the country to compete in NASCAR's Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Truck Series races in Pennsylvania, Nashville and Texas this weekend, but Bobby Labonte has been racking up frequent-flier miles as well.

The 2000 Cup champion flew to Rossburg, Ohio, on Wednesday to compete in Tony Stewart's "Prelude to the Dream," to Nashville for a Thursday autograph session at the Country Music Association Music Festival, ...

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