Casey Mears Replacing Brian Vickers In Saturday's All-Star Race

Melissa Bauer-HerzogCorrespondent IMay 19, 2010

LONG POND, PA - AUGUST 01:  Casey Mears, driver of the #5 Cheez-It/CARQUEST Chevrolet, talks with Brian Vickers, driver of the #83 Red Bull Toyota, during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pennsylvania 500 at the Pocono Raceway on August 1, 2008 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images )
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Brian Vickers confirmed today on twitter that he will not be in the car for the All-Star race this weekend. 

I will not be in the car for this weekends Sprint All-Star Race. Casey will again be driving. Best of luck to him and the team.”

However, he will be at the track in the media center on Friday to address the media from 2-2:30 p.m. EST. 

I wish Brian the best and hope to see him back in the Red Bull car soon.