NSCS: Grubb Leaves JGR; Returns to Hendrick Motorsports as Vehicle Production Director

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CONCORD, N.C. — official team release — Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images North America photo — Hendrick Motorsports has named Darian Grubb to the newly created role of vehicle production director, where he will oversee every aspect of race car manufacturing for the 11-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champions, effective immediately. Grubb, 40, assumes responsibility for production operations in the Hendrick Motorsports chassis …

Kyle’s Corner: Carl Edwards is One of the Best at Saving Fuel

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CONCORD, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — One thing was evident Sunday night in the 56th running of the Coca-Cola 600: some things never change, as Carl Edwards stretched his fuel over the final 62 laps to win in NASCAR’s longest race. The fans were treated to …

NSCS: Back in Victory Lane; Darian Grubb Gets First Win with Carl Edwards

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CONCORD, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Streeter Lecka/Getty Images North America photo — An unlikely crew chief pairing at Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) occurred when the organization executed a swap between their four teams. Darian Grubb was assigned to be atop the pit box of the start-up No. 19 team with Carl Edwards. …

NSCS: Joe Gibbs Racing Enters 2015 Optimistic Amidst Massive Changes Within Organzation

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR Wire Service official release — Bob Leverone/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — In contemplating his future at Joe Gibbs Racing, driver Carl Edwards draws inspiration from an unlikely source — Kevin Harvick. With a new team, a new crew chief and a new Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format in 2014, Kevin Harvick drove his No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing …