Any Nascar teams using digital?

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Just sitting here watching the Brickyard 400 and I saw several shots of Jeff Gordon's crew and I could swear they had MotoTRBO portables on their belts. Now I know driver/spotter/crew chief comms are analog but are some of the other guys running digital I wonder? I know it's not uncommon for a team to have the guys behind the wall and back in the garage on a separate channel. I'm headed to Michigan in a few weeks.... I'm curious to see what turns up in some searches.

*edit* I see from a little reading in the Wiki that the Nascar officials are mainly running TRBO now, so perhaps the crew is carrying TRBO portables for team to offical's communications.
 
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It was said on Junior's Hotpass channel that the team uses a digital system for in pit communications in addition to the radio system used for communications with the car and spotter.

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This subject was brought up at the beginning of the year. "In Pit" communications can be whatever they want, but the communications between the driver & crew are in analog - that way NASCAR can communicate with them (because if they had digital, NASCAR would have to be provided with a radio, but instead, their radio's will have all the drivers channels in them). Only a few of the channels that NASCAR uses are in digital.
 
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