Earnhardt Jr. To Return To NASCAR Seat This Weekend For Friday Night’s XFINITY Series Race In Richmond

When Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced his retirement from NASCAR last year, he said that the retirement would be just for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. He stated that he would likely still run some of the XFINITY Series events for his own team as he had some prior commitments already in place. Well, one of those commitments will be on Friday night at the Richmond Raceway. After retiring from competition in the Cup Series at the end of 2017, it will be his first time back since the season…

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Top 5 Replacement Options For JRM In 2019 For Sadler

On Wednesday morning, Elliott Sadler announced his retirement from NASCAR as the 2018 XFINITY Series season will be his 21st and final one in the sport. While his retirement is a bit of shock, him not being in the No. 1 Chevrolet for JR Motorsports next year really isn’t. While Sadler has finished runner-up in each of the last two seasons in the final points standings in this car and is in the hunt to be in the Championship 4 again this year, his sponsor, One Main Financial, is leaving…

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After 21 Seasons In NASCAR Elliott Sadler To Retire At Seasons End

Speculation starting growing last month that Elliott Sadler may be out of a ride with JR Motorsports at the end of the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. His sponsor One Main Financial was stepping away from the sport for good which left Sadler searching for funding to continue on with his NASCAR career. In the meantime, rumors were starting to float around that he may not even be in the ride next year in general. Trevor Bayne and Noah Gragson were listed as front runners to drive the No. 1…

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Sadler Looking For Sponsorship For 2019 As One Main Financial Won’t Return Next Season

JOLIET, Ill – Elliott Sadler broke some news on Friday afternoon at the Chicagoland Speedway as he said during a press conference that he’s actively seeking some new funding with his sponsor One Main Financial not returning to his car for the 2019 NASCAR XFINITY Series season. The company has been his sponsor since 2010 and followed him every year since. This isn’t the first time that One Main Financial has ended their deal with Sadler but it could be the first one that lasts. In July of 2016, the two…

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Annett, Flying J Sign Multi-Year Extensions With JR Motorsports

JOLIET, Ill – JR Motorsports announced on Friday that they have signed a multi-year agreement with driver Michael Annett and partner Pilot Flying J that will return the pairing to the team’s 2019 lineup. With the renewal of Annett and Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers in North America, the announcement puts JRM on pace to compete with four full-time teams next season in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., Pilot Flying J has more than 750 retail locations. The company enters its third year of…

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JR Motorsports Dominates Saturday’s XFINITY Series Race As Allgaier Victorious

Justin Allgaier was due for a win. He finally got it. The JR Motorsports driver ended a 16 race winless skid in Saturday’s One Main Financial 200 at the Dover International Speedway en route to the win at the Monster Mile. Allgaier, led the final 67 laps in the victory, as his last win came on Sept. 16, 2017 at the Chicagoland Speedway. He held off a furious charge from his JRM teammate Elliott Sadler at the end in a thrilling duel for the checkered flag. Allgaier, led a race…

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JR Motorsports Eyeing 3rd Straight Phoenix Victory on Saturday

There’s no doubt about it, Kevin Harvick is the King of the desert in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Phoenix. That title isn’t debated. But, in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, there’s a king there too. His name is Kyle Busch. Shocker, I know. Busch, has won an astounding 10 times in XFINITY Series competition at the ISM Raceway in Phoenix to go along with nine poles too. In fact, he has finished inside the top four for eight straight races, seven of which being a first or second…

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JR Motorsports Drivers Struggle IN XFINITY Series Practice on Friday in Atlanta, Full Practice Report

HAMPTON, GA – The NASCAR XFINITY Series had two practice sessions on Friday afternoon at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. They were the lone two practice sessions of the weekend for the drivers. After the two sessions were completed, one thing was clear, JR Motorsports may struggle for some reason in Saturday’s Rinnai 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Out of the four JRM drivers in Atlanta this weekend, Tyler Reddick led the way for them as he was sixth and seventh respectively in the two sessions. Last week’s season opening winner…

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Nationwide Children’s Hospital To Sponsor Reddick For 5 Races In 2018

 JR Motorsports will support Nationwide Children’s Hospital in a prominent way during the NASCAR Xfinity Series season in 2018. One of America’s largest pediatric healthcare and research centers delivering care for more than 1.4 million patient visits each year, Nationwide Children’s will have five primary paint schemes with the No. 9 team and driver Tyler Reddick this season. The primary branding space in those events was made possible by the generous support of one of JRM’s partners, which made a donation to Nationwide Children’s in memory of one of its…

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Late Cautions Help Sadler, Elliott With Good Finishes

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla – For most of the PowersharesQQQ 300, Chase Elliott and Elliott Sadler looked to be among the drivers to beat in the NASCAR XFINITY Series season opener. Unfortunately for them, it appeared that their shots of winning went out of the window when they were penalized for locking bumpers. On Lap 94, Sadler locked his front nose on his JR Motorsports teammate Elliott’s rear bumper pushing him down the backstretch. On Lap 97, they had to pit for the penalty infraction. 

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