OneMain Financial announced that it has formed a partnership with Joe Gibbs Racing to be the primary sponsor of the No. 11 OneMain Financial Toyota driven by Elliott Sadler in the Nationwide Series.
Turner Motorsports announced that it has signed Jeb Burton, son of Ward Burton, to a two-year deal to run full-time in the Camping World Truck Series, and a limited schedule in the Nationwide Series. Burton has five starts in the CWTS with one top 10 finish. Team owner Steve Turner said: I’m really excited that [...]
JR Motorsports has named Greg Ives as crew chief for Regan Smith and the No. 5 JRM Nationwide Series Chevy.
Regan Smith won the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in his Nationwide Series return. Ricky Stenhouse Jr finished sixth, securing the title.
Joey Logano smoked the field, while Elliott Sadler’s title dreams went up in smoke.
Kevin Harvick signed a multi-year agreement to drive for Stewart Haas Racing in 2014, according to ESPN.com
Roush Fenway Racing is finalizing a deal to put X-Games star Travis Pastrana into one of its Fords in the Nationwide Series full time in 2013.
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that it has signed veteran driver Brian Vickers to drive the team’s No. 20 Nationwide Series entry for the full season in 2013 with sponsorship from Dollar General. Vickers will also compete for the Nationwide Series championship. Related Stories Dollar General Increases Sponsorship Of JGR’s No. 20
Dollar General has increased its sponsorship of Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 20 Sprint Cup Toyota Camry and driver by Matt Kenseth. In 2013, Dollar General will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 20 for 17 races, up from 12 races this season.
Kevin Harvick dominated the Nationwdie Series’s O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway, crossing the finish line 1.628 seconds ahead of Ryan Blaney.