HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 9, 2019) – Ryan Willard Photo — Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) announced today that crew chief Cole Pearn has decided to leave the organization to pursue opportunities outside of the sport. Pearn, who joined JGR following the 2018 season, led Martin Truex Jr. and the No. 19 team to a runner-up finish in the 2019 NASCAR Cup …
For Martin Truex Jr., a lot has changed since 2005.
Though he was the king of mile-and-a-half race tracks one year ago, defending Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Martin Truex Jr.’s quest to retain that title got off to a rocky start on Friday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Last year, Martin Truex Jr. won eight races en route to his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship, and Sunday he’ll kick off his title defense when the green flag drops at Daytona Int’l Speedway for the 60th annual Daytona 500.
After a thrilling triple-header that saw three champions crowned and intensity around every turn, Race Chaser Online’s Motorsports Madness recaps Ford Championship Weekend and hears from all three titlists tonight at 7 p.m. ET on the Performance Motorsports Network.
A decade ago, Furniture Row Racing broke into the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series as a team looking simply to find their way, struggling to qualify for races and barely scraping by.
Martin Truex Jr. chases his first Cup championship Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway and has a fast No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota to show for.
The Toyota duo of Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. ended up as the two fastest drivers in Friday’s first Cup practice session at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Two years ago entering the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Martin Truex Jr. and Furniture Row Racing were the pairing that no one expected to make it all the way to the Championship 4.
After 35 races and 13,640 cumulative miles of racing, the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season will officially draw to a close with Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Furniture Row Racing has announced that Auto-Owners Insurance will increase its primary sponsorship package for next season from six races to eight on Martin Truex Jr.’s No. 78 Toyota Camry.
In a year when Martin Truex Jr. has been the preeminent force on mile-and-a-half race tracks, Kevin Harvick cracked the code to beating Truex and punched his ticket to the Championship 4 on Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway.