Joey Logano Set for Part-Time Commentary Gig

Published 07/08/2022, 2:47 AM EDT
LONG POND, PENNSYLVANIA – MAY 31: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell Pennzoil Ford, stands in the garage during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway on May 31, 2019 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Joey Logano currently sits fifth in the points standings and the #22 driver is fighting hard for the Championship. And there is some great news for fans of the Team Penske driver.

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The news isn’t related to the driver’s Cup Series career. The driver has just secured an amazing part-time gig for himself while he fights for the championship.

Feb 16, 2022; Daytona, FL, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Joey Logano (22) during qualifying for the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Mike Dinovo-USA TODAY Sports

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Joey Logano will be joining CBS Sports as a Driver Analyst for the SRX (Superstar Racing Experience) series. This is great news for the driver, and he is more than qualified for it!

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What Is The SRX Racing Series That Joey Logano Will Work For?

The Superstar Racing Experience, also known as Camping World SRX Series, is an American stock car racing series.

And none other than Tony Stewart started the series in 2020, with races officially airing in 2021.

HOMESTEAD, FL – NOVEMBER 19: Tony Stewart, driver of the #20 Home Depot Chevrolet, during qualifying for the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Ford 400 on November 19, 2005 at Homestead Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

The series will renew again in 2022 for another season! And some of the biggest stars of NASCAR, including Ryan Newman, Bill Elliott, Greg Biffle, and so many more have joined in on the fun of SRX.

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The races do look a lot like NASCAR, but the cars are evidently different. Moreover, SRX Racing happens on small tracks, and the structure is quite different. While NASCAR Races are usually 3 hours, SRX Races are 1 and a half-hour long with no pit stops. However, they do have a halftime break for adjustments.

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Of course, SRX Racing has its fair share of differences compared to NASCAR. But, they sure are both just as fun as the other! Moreover, we get to see greats of NASCAR like Tony Stewart and Bill Elliott in the spotlight again!

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Hetul Katyal

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Hetul Katyal is an F1-NASCAR web stories creator at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing his degree in Journalism from the Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, he is an avid supporter of Carlos Sainz and Scuderia Ferrari. Hetul always looks forward to the paddock going to Baku, but the part of F1 that excites him the most, is seeing the drivers tackle the 'Raidillon' at Spa.

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