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Articles tagged ‘Joe Gibbs Racing’

Jun 24
Tuesday

Kyle Busch – Winning Pedigree at Kentucky

Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, sits in the garage area during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (June 24, 2014) – While Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 is only the fourth-ever NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in the history of Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kyle Busch and his crew chief Dave Rogers have a winning pedigree at the 1.5-mile oval that dates back much further than 2011’s inaugural Sprint Cup race near the “Horse Racing Capital of America.” Busch, driver of the No. 18 M&M’s Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR), has quite the record at the racing facility that sits some 65 miles up the road from Louisville’s Churchill Downs, a legendary racing facility where horsepower of a different kind is showcased. Busch has notched victories at Kentucky Speedway in all three of NASCAR’s top divisions – ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2014 NSCS Quaker State 400 Race Preive

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, looks on during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway on March 21, 2014 in Fontana, California. - Photo Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images   Matt Kenseth/No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Preview Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway No. 20 Dollar General Toyota News and Notes: KENSETH BY THE NUMBERS: Kenseth has made only three Sprint Cup Series career starts at Kentucky Speedway and has completed all 801 laps ... FULL STORY »

Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 Race Preview

2014 NNS Driver Elliott Sadler (OneMain Financial) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview John R. Elliott Hero Campaign at Kentucky Speedway TIME TO HEAT UP IN KENTUCKY: Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team travel to Sparta, Kentucky this weekend to compete in ... FULL STORY »

Matt Kenseth 2014 NNS John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 Race Preview

2013 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth (Reser's) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Matt Kenseth, No. 20 Reser’s Fine Foods Toyota Preview John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 at Kentucky Speedway No. 20 Reser’s Toyota News & Notes: JGR AT KENTUCKY: Joe Gibbs Racing has 34 Nationwide Series starts at Kentucky Speedway including three wins, ... FULL STORY »

Kyle Busch 2014 NNS John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 Race Preview

Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images) MOORESVILLE, N.C. (June 23, 2014) – This will be a busy weekend for veteran Kyle Busch who once again is entered in all three NASCAR series events at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, a 1.5-mile oval where the 29-year-old driver ... FULL STORY »

Sam Hornish Jr.; No. 54 Monster Energy Team 12th at Road America

2014 NNS Driver Sam Hornish Jr (Monster) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Strong Start Wipes Away with Rain-Dampened Event Date: June 21, 2014 Event: Gardner Denver 200 fired up by Johnsonville, Race 14 of 33 Series: NASCAR Nationwide Series Location: Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (4.048-mile road course) Start / ... FULL STORY »

2014 NNS Gardner Denver 200 Final Practice Session Speeds

2014 NNS Driver Sam Hornish Jr (Monster) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images Early Friday morning rain at Road America (a road course at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin) forced the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) teams to go from two Gardner Denver 200 practice sessions to only one 2-hour practice session. And, at the top of ... FULL STORY »



Erik Jones (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey / Getty Images)
Erik Jones to Drive Three NASCAR Nationwide Series Races for Joe Gibbs Racing
Posted 06.19.14
Will Pilot JGR’s No. 20 Toyota in Chicago, Bristol, and Phoenix Huntersville, NC (June 19, 2014) – Joe Gibbs Racing announces today that 18-year-old Erik Jones will pilot the No. 20 Toyota in three NASCAR Nationwide Series races this season. Jones will make his debut behind the wheel of the ...FULL STORY »
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Kenny Habul Jr. 2014 NNS Gardner Denver 200 Race Preview
Posted 06.18.14
Kenny Habul Jr. No. 20 SunEnergy1 Toyota Preview Gardner Denver 200 Fired Up by Johnsonville at Road America No. 20 SunEnergy1 Toyota News and Notes: HABUL TO PILOT SUNENERGY1 NO. 20 TOYOTA AT ROAD AMERICA: This weekend SunEnergy1 CEO and accomplished road racer Kenny Habul will make his 2014 NASCAR Nationwide ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin (FedEx Freight) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Denny Hamlin 2014 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.18.14
RACE INFO: Event: Toyota/Save Mart 350 Date/Time: June 22/12 p.m. PT 2013 winner: Martin Truex Jr. 2012 polesitter: Jamie McMurray Distance: 110 laps/218.9 miles Track Length: 1.99 miles Turns: 12 Track Shape: Road Course EXPRESS NOTES: Michigan Recap: Denny Hamlin finished 29th in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, fighting an ill-handling #11 FedEx Express Toyota throughout the 200-lap race won by Jimmie Johnson. Kevin ...FULL STORY »
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 Dollar General Toyota, looks on during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida. - Photo Credit Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Matt Kenseth 2014 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Race Preview
Posted 06.18.14
Matt Kenseth/No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Preview Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway No. 20 Dollar General Toyota News and Notes: KENSETH BY THE NUMBERS: In 14 Sprint Cup Series career starts at Sonoma, Matt Kenseth has an average starting position of 18.4, an average finish of 20.7, and has completed 1,528 of 1,551 ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Sam Hornish Jr (Monster) - Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images
Sam Hornish Jr. 2014 NNS Gardner Denver 200 Race Preview
Posted 06.17.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (June 17, 2014) – This week the No. 54 Monster Energy Camry will see Sam Hornish Jr. back in the seat to tackle the first of two scheduled NASCAR Nationwide Series road-course races, Road America and Mid-Ohio, in the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) winning Toyota. The four-time ...FULL STORY »
2014 NNS Driver Elliott Sadler (OneMain Financial) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Elliott Sadler 2014 NNS Gardner Denver 200 Race Preview
Posted 06.17.14
Elliott Sadler - No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota Preview Gardner Denver 200 at Road America LEFT AND RIGHT TURNS: Elliott Sadler and the No. 11 OneMain Financial team head to Road America for the first road course race of the season to compete around the four-mile, 14-turn road circuit in ...FULL STORY »
Darrell Wallace Jr., driver of the Toyota Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Drivin' For Linemen 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park on June 14, 2014 in Madison, Illinois. - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images
Darrell Wallace Jr. Wins Inaugural Drivin’ for Linemen 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park
Posted 06.15.14
Box Score Info: RACE: Drivin’ for Linemen 200 TRACK: Gateway Motorsports Park DRIVER: Darrell Wallace, Jr. TRUCK: No. 54 Made In America Toyota Tundra START: 2nd FINISH: 1st LAPS: 160 / 160 LAPS LED: 3 Times for 85 Laps POINTS POSITION: 8th (43 points out of 1st) Post-Race Highlights: · ...FULL STORY »
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Cody Coughlin Finishes 13th in First Race at Michigan
Posted 06.15.14
Joe Gibbs Racing Driver Makes First Start at the Fast Two-Mile Oval (Brooklyn, MI - June 13, 2014) - Cody Coughlin battled a loose racecar, but held on to a 13th-place finish in his first race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. It was his second superspeedway start and ...FULL STORY »
Kyle Busch (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Solid Fourth-Place Finish for Kyle Busch in Michigan
Posted 06.15.14
JGR No. 54 Scores Fourth Pole and 13th Top-Five Finish in 13 Races Date: June 14, 2014 Event: ...FULL STORY »


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