Joe Gibbs Racing announces that it has signed driver Martin Truex Jr and crew chief Cole Pern for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Truex will replace Daniel Suarez in the #19 Toyota, with sponsorship to be announced later. Terms of the deal were not released and the move comes after Truex and Pern’s current team, Furniture Row Racing, announced they would be closing at the end of the 2018 season.
Joe Gibbs Racing announces that crew chief Scott Graves has left the organization effective immediately. Graves had been working with driver Daniel Suarez, instead Dave Rogers steps into that role for the six remaining races in 2018. Continue reading “Graves Out As Suarez Crew Chief”
The 2018 edition of NASCAR Silly Season is not disappointing with the number of far fetching rumors that have actually found out to be true. There are still a lot of open seats and plenty of drivers trying to get their plans in line for 2019 and beyond. Here’s a quick look at some of the openings out there and what is rumored to be happening. Continue reading “Silly Season Is Kicking Up A Gear”