Erik Jones joins Richard Petty Motorsports in 2021 with multi-year deal

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer It’s official. Erik Jones will drive the iconic No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE in the NASCAR Cup Series for Richard Petty Motorsports beginning in 2021. The deal announced on Wednesday morning will see 24-year old Jones with the team on a multi-year deal. “Erik is an exceptionally talented driver, […]

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Xfinity Series underdogs come through with solid finishes on Daytona Road Course

By Sarah Handy, Staff Writer Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series UHOH188 on the Daytona International Speedway Road Course held a lot of unknowns. In a historic first for the series, and with no practice – drivers were left wondering what would unfold during the 52-lap event. While Austin Cindric went on to win his fifth race […]

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Alex Tagliani returning to KBM in No. 51 at Daytona Road Course

Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that Alex Tagliani will be returning to the organization in a one-race deal to drive the No. 51 Tundra at in the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway Road Course on Aug. 16. Tagliani’s Toyota will carry co-primary sponsorship from RONA […]

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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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