Regan Smith's car will be adorned with a blue bow on the hood in honor of the victims of the Aurora movie theater shooting a week ago.
Smith's team, Furniture Row Racing, isn't based in Charlotte, but rather in Denver -- about seven miles away from the theater. The rear quarterpanels of the car will have the names of the 12 people who were killed in the shooting.
Furniture Row Racing made a crew chief change earlier in the week when Todd Berrier joined the team from JTG/Daugherty Racing where he was the general manager. Pete Rondeau had served as Smith's crew chief for the first 19 races of the 2012 season,