OPINION: Christopher Bell expected to the No. 20 and Erik Jones out is no surprise

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer When it was confirmed on Thursday that Erik Jones would indeed be departing the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota following the 2020 season, some were surprised. I wasn’t. It’s expected that Christopher Bell will take over the No. 20 Toyota in 2021, and if you think that’s a surprise, […]

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Leavine Family Racing sold; team will compete the rest of 2020

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer After much speculation, Leavine Family Racing owner Bob Leavine has announced the sale of the team, assets, and charter. The NASCAR Cup Series team fields the No. 95 Toyota for rookie driver Christopher Bell. Owner Bob Leavine has stated the team will finish out the remainder of this season. “It’s […]

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Ryan Preece looking for streak of bad luck to turn around

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer The last four events of the season haven’t been kind to JTG-Daugherty Racing’s Ryan Preece. Preece has finishes of 34th of worse since Indianapolis. Kansas Speedway last Thursday evening marked event number four on the bad luck streak. 85 laps remained in the Super Start Batteries 400 when Preece was […]

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Bob Leavine Loving Life and Racing in NASCAR

By: Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Leavine, Family Racing owner, Bob Leavine hasn’t always been involved in NASCAR and it wasn’t always a passion, but it was something he and his wife Sharon enjoyed immensely. After the couple graduated from the University of South Florida, they made the move to South Carolina where they started attending […]

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