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Daniel Suarez, Erik Jones Collide in Late Crash at Bristol

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After running inside of the top 5 for much of the night, Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Daniel Suarez and Erik Jones found themselves out of contention after colliding late at Bristol Motor Speedway. Mired in the back half of the top 10 following pit stops and varying strategies on the …

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Erik Jones Claims XFINITY Pole at Bristol, Looks for Season Sweep

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Erik Jones‘ quest to become the first NASCAR XFINITY Series regular to sweep the two series races at Bristol Motor Speedway will begin from the front of the field. As it turns out, his greatest competitors will likely be teammates. Jones used a 15.002-second lap late in Coors Light Pole …

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2-Headed Monster: How Will Erik Jones Fare in His Rookie Season?

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

One of the worst-kept secrets of the season was officially revealed on Sunday when Furniture Row Racing announced that Erik Jones would be moving to Sprint Cup full-time in 2017. Jones, a Joe Gibbs Racing development driver, will move to JGR’s satellite operation in 2017, driving the No. 77 Toyota as a teammate …

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Kyle Busch Tops Opening XFINITY Series Practice at Watkins Glen

(Photo: Yvonne Leonard)

In the first practice session of the weekend for the XFINITY Series, Kyle Busch, a two-time winner in the Cup Series at Watkins Glen, paced the way at 122.390 mph. Unlike the Cup Series, the XFINITY Series was not able to test at the newly repaved Watkins Glen International. Off …

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