JR Motorsports

JR Motorsports

JR Motorsports: Latest News, Stats, Drivers, Schedule

History

The Mooresville, North Carolina-based team is an American Stock vehicle racing team. JR Motorsports contends in various NASCAR series. Subsequently, it competes in the NASCAR Xfinity Series and the eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series.

The group is owned by Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick, and Kelley Earnhardt Miller.  The primary motive of initiating the team was to sell t-shirts and further seal the sponsorship deals of Earnhardt Jr. However, by 2020 it started working as a full-fledged team.

DOVER, DE – SEPTEMBER 30: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Nationwide Chevrolet, stands in the garage area during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Apache Warrior 400 presented by Lucas Oil at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

The team acquired the maiden win at Motor Mile Speedway in Radford, in 2004. Further, in 2019 it formed a developmental organization to train inexperienced drivers, in a collaboration with GMS Racing, Drivers Edge Development.

Achievements

The team made its debut at NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2005, with Ford 300. Further, in 2015, it moved to Camping World Truck Series. In 2008, it commenced racing at the ARCA Racing Series.

The team has participated in 1,365 races. Further, breaking into 1321 races at the Xfinity Series. Ran 38 races at the Camping World Truck Series. In addition, ran 6 races in the Arca Racing Series.

JR Motorsports achieved 54 race victories. Breaking into, 51 trophies claimed at the Xfinity Series. 2 titles at the Camping World Truck Series. Further, 1 title for the ARCA Racing Series.

Drivers

The current lineup of JR Motorsports fields the No.1 Michael Annett, No.7 Justin Allgaier, No.8 Josh Berry, Dale Earnhardt Jr, TBA, Sam Mayer, and No.9 Noah Gragson for the Xfinity Series.

At the Whelen All-American Series, the racer’s lineup is No.8 Conor Mosack, Josh Berry, No.88 Josh Berry, Conor Mosack.

JR Motorsports: Quick Facts

OWNERS Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rick Hendrick,

Kelley Earnhardt Miller

BASE Mooresville, North Carolina
SERIES NASCAR Xfinity Series,

NASCAR Whelen All American Series

RACE DRIVERS
  1. Michael Annett

7. Justin Allgaier

8. Josh Berry, Dale Earnhardt Jr., TBA,Sam Mayer

9. Noah Gragson

8.Conor Mosack, Josh Berry

88. Josh Berry, Conor Mosack

SPONSORS 1. Pilot Flying J (American Heart Association, Oreo), Allstate Parts & Service Group, TMC Transportation

7. BRANDT (TradeMark Nitrogen, Tracker Technologies), Precision Tank, Unilever (Hellmann’s, Suave Men, Klondike, Sam’s Club), National FFA Organization, FilterTime

8. LS Tractors, Rocky Boots, State Water Heaters, South Point, Poppy Bank, Alsco, OnDeck Financial, Hellmann’s

9. Bass Pro Shops (Black Rifle Coffee, True Timber Camo)

Whelen All-American Series:

8. Nic Tailor Underwear, iRacing, All Things Automotive

88. iRacing, All Things Automotive, Nic Tailor Underwear

MANUFACTURER Chevrolet
FOUNDED 2005
LATEST RACE Xfinity Series:
2020 Desert Diamond Casino West Valley 200 (Phoenix)
Camping World Truck Series:
2016 Ford EcoBoost 200
ARCA Racing Series:
2015 ModSpace 125
CHAMPIONSHIPS Total: 3
Xfinity Series: 3
(2014, 2017, 2018)
RACE VICTORY 54
NET WORTH $300 million
RACES COMPLETED 1,365