January 31st, 2011
Tony Stewart (left) jokes with Joe Gibbs during a surprise apperance at Joe Gibbs Racing as part of the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour. (HHP/Harold Hinson Photo) CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The final stop on the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Media Tour Thursday at Joe Gibbs Racing was a reunion of sorts with former JGR drivers Bobby Labonte and Tony Stewart making special appearances
January 18th, 2011
Michael McDowell (HHP/Harold Hinson Photo) HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Michael McDowell will drive two races in the NASCAR Nationwide Series for Joe Gibbs Racing this year
July 20th, 2010
Off-Season Injury Hasn’t Dashed Hamlin’s 2010 Sprint Cup Title Hopes When Denny Hamlin felt the pain in his left knee, playing pickup basketball in the off-season, he knew he was in for a long, hard grind. For a gym rat like Hamlin, it meant he couldn’t play basketball for quite some time…and it meant that his pursuit of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship — and derailing four-time and defending champion Jimmie Johnson — might have to wait a year
July 3rd, 2010
LIME ROCK, Conn. — Andrew Ranger picked up where he left off at California’s Infineon Raceway two weeks ago, winning the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at Lime Rock Park Saturday afternoon
June 4th, 2010
LONG POND, Pa. — The winner of Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway will likely have to go through Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin to do it
May 25th, 2010
CONCORD, N.C. — U.S. District Court Judge Graham C. Mullen has dismissed the lawsuit filed against NASCAR by former driver Jeremy Mayfield.
May 15th, 2010
By Adam Kulikowski DOVER, Del. — Kyle Busch told his Joe Gibbs racing crew that this was its week to win
May 8th, 2010
DARLINGTON, S.C. — A field with fresh rubber and a hungry teammate couldn’t keep Denny Hamlin from capturing Friday night’s NASCAR Nationwide Series Royal Purple 200 at Darlington Raceway.
April 20th, 2010
FORT WORTH, Texas — Kyle Busch completed a highly unusual sweep for Joe Gibbs Racing by winning Monday afternoon’s rain-delayed O’Reilly 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. Earlier in the day, Denny Hamlin won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the 1.5-mile superspeedway for JGR
April 19th, 2010
FORT WORTH, Texas — Not rain, an aching left knee or charging four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson could keep Denny Hamlin from winning Monday’s rain-delayed Samsung Mobile 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Had there been one more lap in the 334-circuit event on the 1.5-mile superspeedway, Johnson likely would have earned his fourth victory of the season. Instead, Hamlin held on to win by .152 second to triumph for the second time in the last three races before a huge Monday crowd of 92,000.
April 10th, 2010
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kyle Busch turned Phoenix Int’l Raceway’s oval into a roller-coaster ride Friday night, staging a miraculous comeback from 19th place to win the Bashas’ Supermarkets 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race
March 29th, 2010
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin gave the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 away, then grabbed it back on a green-white-checkered restart Monday, topping teammate Joey Logano after a wild scramble to the checkered flag. “I can’t believe it,” a still-shocked Hamlin said in victory lane after winning for the third time at Martinsville.
February 21st, 2010
BY BRUCE MARTIN FONTANA, California — Kyle Busch was able to steal a victory away from his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, Joey Logano, taking the lead on a green-white-checkered-flag restart to win Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series Stater Brothers 300 at Auto Club Speedway. Busch’s Toyota led just four laps in the 152-lap race compared to Logano’s 130 laps in another Toyota. “That’s crazy, can you believe that?
January 27th, 2010
LAS VEGAS —Kyle Busch can drive just about anything and win — even radio-controlled cars. Busch returned to his native Las Vegas this week to promote the upcoming NASCAR weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. While he was in town he stopped by HobbyTown USA to race a radio-controlled car in the hobby shop’s parking lot
January 19th, 2010
CONCORD, N.C. — Joe Gibbs Racing has made sure Kyle Busch isn’t going anywhere soon
December 7th, 2009
A couple of young iRacers were in the news over the weekend. In Las Vegas, 19 year old Joey Logano collected Rookie of the Year honors for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Driving for Joe Gibbs Racing, Logano scored his first Sprint Cup victory in June at New Hampshire International Speedway, together with six additional top ten finishes en route to twentieth spot in the standings. Logano also scored five wins and a total of 13 top ten finishes in the Nationwide Series this past season. And in the final major championship on the international calendar to be decided, iRacer Shane Van Gisbergen earned tenth and sixth place finishes in the Sydney Telstra 500, the doubleheader finale to the 2009 Australian V8 Supercar Series. Van Gisbergen, age 20, finished twelfth [...]
November 24th, 2009
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kyle Busch needed only to start Saturday’s Ford 300 to clinch the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship, but the Joe Gibbs Racing driver wanted to do it in style.
by David Phillips on October 26th, 2009
iRacer Brad Keselowski scored his fourth win of NASCAR’s 2008 Nationwide Series on Saturday, muscling his way past Mike Bliss and Carl Edwards to take the Kroger 250 at Memphis Motorsports Park. The win moves Keselowski to within 42 points of Edwards in the battle for second place in the Nationwide Series points behind runaway championship leader Kyle Busch. Although Keselowski conceded he ran an aggressive race, he maintained the contact with Bliss and Edwards did not win him the race. “I was very aggressive and put myself in a lot of those situations that led to contact,” Keselowski said. “Two of them led to spins. I didn’t do myself any favors by that. It’s not like I came out on top with that. I tore my car up and [...]