JR Motorsports Honors U.S. Armed Forces with No. 7 “We Salute You” Chevrolet
0 CommentsPosted by THL on May 12, 2011 under Nationwide News, Pre Race, Team PR
On Sept. 11, 2001, our country awakened to an unfathomable reality that tugged at the core of its values. Nearly a decade later, the resolve and relentlessness of the United States Armed Forces took back some of what was lost that day, and while the war on terror continues, so too does the unconditional service of America’s bravest men and women. JR Motorsports, along with the NASCAR communit... more.
Danica Patrick Announces 2011 NNS Schedule
0 CommentsPosted by THL on February 9, 2011 under Nationwide News, THL Highlights, Team PR
Danica Patrick, the 28-year-old racer who transitioned into NASCAR Nationwide Series competition last year with JR Motorsports in the No. 7 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet, has finalized her 2011 Nationwide Series plans. JR Motorsports general manager Kelley Earnhardt, on behalf of the team and primary sponsor GoDaddy.com, announced those plans today. Patrick’s tour will closely resemble her rookie ... more.
TaxSlayer Signs 2011 Sponsorship Deal With JR Motorsports
0 CommentsPosted by THL on October 15, 2010 under Nationwide News, Team PR
TaxSlayer, a tax preparation service that completes millions of tax returns each year for its customers, has agreed to a sponsorship deal with JR Motorsports’ NASCAR Nationwide Series program for 2011. TaxSlayer, based in Evans, Ga., will have its familiar red-and-black branding on JR Motorsports Chevrolets for nine races. Two of those primary placements will be on Aric Almirola’s No. 88 ... more.
Steve Arpin done with JRM for now
0 CommentsPosted by THL on August 20, 2010 under Nationwide News, News Links
It looks like Steve Arpin's run in a NASCAR Nationwide Series car may be done for the 2010 season. Arpin, a former area dirt-track standout, drove in seven Nationwide Series races for Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s JR Motorsports team this season, recording a season-best 10th place finish at Daytona International Speedway on July 2 in JRM's No. 88 car, its top Nationwide Series car. But JRM, which has... more.
0 CommentsPosted by THL on June 30, 2010 under Featured Videos, Features, Nationwide News, Nationwide Video, Team PR, Videos
Suave Men has partnered with Junior Motorsports, pitting the No. 88 Suave Men Chevrolet against the JR Motorsports No. 7 Chevrolet in a head-to-head competition during the Nationwide Series race in July at Chicagoland Speedway. The challenge will play out over the course of the Nationwide Series practice, qualifying and race at Chicagoland Speedway. Each team’s performance will be based on p... more.
JRM Daytona News-Dale Jr. in No. 3, New Sponsor on No.7, Sacks in No.88
0 CommentsPosted by THL on June 29, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
Dale Earnhardt Jr. No. 3 Wrangler Chevrolet “This will be a special weekend for us. We got together with Richard (Childress) and Teresa (Earnhardt) and put this deal together to honor my dad and his induction into the NASCAR Hall of Fame. We’re bringing back this Wrangler paint scheme because it’s kind of what started his whole persona as being the tough guy that he was. We have a lot ... more.
Dual Debuts for JRM at Nashville-Wise and Pressley Quotes
0 CommentsPosted by THL on June 2, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
Coleman Pressley No. 88 Whisky River/Lee Brice Chevrolet “I’ve been looking forward to the Nashville race weekend ever since I knew I’d be driving the No. 88 Chevy for JRM. I feel very lucky to have an opportunity like this. I remember when I got the call from them to come into the shop and talk about driving one of their racecars. I was thrilled, and I’m hoping to make the absolute b... more.
Ron Fellows to Pilot JRM No. 88 Entry for 2 Road Courses
0 CommentsPosted by THL on June 1, 2010 under Nationwide News, THL Highlights
When the JR Motorsports flagship No. 88 team travels to NASCAR Nationwide Series road-course events at Road America and Watkins Glen International later this season, it will have one of the best road-course drivers in the sport behind the wheel and two brand new sponsorship partners on its hood. AER Manufacturing will sponsor the No. 88 Chevrolet driven by decorated road racer Ron Fellows in th... more.
Arpin and McMurray Talk Charlotte
0 CommentsPosted by THL on May 25, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
Jamie McMurray No. 88 Hellmann’s Chevrolet “It’s been a lot of fun racing with Pops [Tony Eury Sr.] and this entire Hellmann’s crew over the last five races. There have been a few races where we didn’t necessarily unload strong, but we made the right calls at the right times to secure good finishes. That’s the sign of a good team. I hope we come out of Charlotte with another good... more.
Sacks To Race No. 88 Chevy for JR Motorsports at Daytona
0 CommentsPosted by THL on May 18, 2010 under Nationwide News, THL Highlights, Team PR
On the silver anniversary weekend of his monumental NASCAR Sprint Cup victory in the 1985 Pepsi Firecracker 400, veteran Greg Sacks will return to the driver’s seat in a JR Motorsports entry in the July 2nd NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway, kicking off a brand new partnership between JR Motorsports and Grand Touring Vodka. Sacks will drive the No. 88 Grand Touri... more.
J.R. Fitzpatrick Slated for Three Road Course Events with JRM
0 CommentsPosted by THL on May 7, 2010 under Nationwide News, Team PR
Rising talent J.R. Fitzpatrick was named driver of the JR Motorsports No. 7 Chevrolet for three road-course events in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series, co-owner and general manager Kelley Earnhardt announced today. Schick Canada will serve as primary sponsor for Fitzpatrick’s three starts at Road America on June 19th, Watkins Glen International on Aug. 7th and Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Aug. 29th... more.
McMurray and Arpin Head to Darlington
0 CommentsPosted by THL on May 5, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
Jamie McMurray No. 88 Hellmann’s Chevrolet What is the Hellmann’s team’s plan for attacking Darlington? “We want to carry the momentum from our solid finish at Richmond into Darlington. It was great to have such a good run in the Hellmann’s Chevrolet. If you look at past seasons, the No. 88 bunch is used to running up front and winning races week in and week out. So we just want to... more.
McMurray and Arpin Talk About Racing at Richmond
0 CommentsPosted by THL on April 27, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
Jamie McMurray No. 88 Hellmann’s Chevrolet What is the Hellmann’s team’s outlook heading to Richmond this week? “Richmond is a fun racetrack. Statistically it has never been someplace I’ve run extremely well, but that doesn’t mean I don’t enjoy the track. I’m looking forward to running the Hellmann’s Chevrolet there with JR Motorsports. You never know what’s going to happ... more.
JR Motorsports Texas Advance-Quotes on McMurray in #88 and Bires Release
1 CommentsPosted by THL on April 14, 2010 under Nationwide News, Pre Race
JR Motorsports announced Tuesday that full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Jamie McMurray will begin a nine-race schedule in the No. 88 Hellmann’s Chevrolet starting this weekend. McMurray replaces Kelly Bires, who was released from his contract. Following Saturday’s O’Reilly 300 at Texas Motor Speedway, McMurray’s race schedule will include Talladega (April 24), Richmond (April 30), Darli... more.
Steve Arpin to JR Motorsports?
3 CommentsPosted by THL on under Nationwide News, News Links, THL Highlights
Fronstrech.com is reporting that Steve Arpin is the heir apparent to JR Motorsports 88 car, previously driven by Kelly Bires. Tom Bowles writes: JR Motorsports’ new Nationwide driver is…Steve Arpin? OK, it’s not official yet, but all signs are pointing to this energetic Canadian as the next driver in line for a seat at JRM with Kelly Bires now out of the picture. Arpin, who is coming o... more.
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