on November 8, 2013 in just his fifth-career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driving for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Primary Sponsor of the No. Hard fought rookie battle. at Texas Motor Speedway on April 10, 2015 in the No. A season’s worth of hard work, paying off in really the best way possible. Jones unofficially debuted in the Sprint Cup Series during the 2015 Food City 500, when he relieved Denny Hamlin in the No. The artist creates his works by using a wide range of media, such as watercolor, colored pencil, acrylic, water-soluble wax pastel and oil on paper, in order to create eye-catching artwork.

Here is what Logano had to say about it, according to the Associated Press. We have to break this down into categories because he’s been such a beast at every level. My nicknames are EJ and That Jones Boy, given to me by announcer Ken Squier, but you can call me Erik. Jones completed the season with five top-five finishes, 14 top-10 finishes, one pole and 310 laps led. It was special to earn it in all three series and really in all three it felt like we had to really race for it, we had some good guys competing against us, so that was probably one of the biggest accomplishments of my career. Erik Jones® is a registered trademark of Paragon Racing, LLC. It’s really cool, just for the history we have with Kyle giving me my first opportunity in the Truck Series.

Erik Jones won’t be back with Joe Gibbs Racing for what would have been a fourth year in the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. Presumed owner of the real estate located at 1352 Ensenada Way, Los Altos. Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices. "birthDate": "1996-05-30", Erik Jones, Joe Gibbs Racing, NASCAR (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images). On June 19, 2014, Joe Gibbs Racing announced that Erik Jones will run three races with the team’s No. The 22 year old is making huge waves on the NASCAR scene already and is proving to be a real force at the sport’s highest levels. Birth Place: Byron, Michigan, United States, Truck no., team: No. If you feel like you're losing control over your gambling experience, call 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ, PA, WV), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-BETS-OFF (IA), 1-800-522-4700 (NV), 1-800-522-4700 (CO), 1-855-2CALLGA (IL). The win secured his spot in the 2019 playoffs. The central motif of his works are colorful and vibrant portraits of women. “Kyle (Busch) is a great race car driver. Additionally, Stewart-Haas Racing picked up ex-Joe Gibbs Racing driver Daniel Suarez after the 2018 season, so signing Jones would not be uncharted territory. in quarter midgets and moved to stock cars at the age of 13. Since Hamlin started the race, he was credited with the 26th-place finish. "@context": "http://schema.org", He then had four wins at the Xfinity Series level in 2016 while also winning Rookie of the Year and, in case you’re sensing a pattern, quickly moved up to the Monster Energy Cup Series in 2017 and took home Rookie of the Year honors there as well. 20. Later in the year, Jones completed a weekend sweep, winning at Iowa in the Truck Series for the first time in 2015 and at Chicagoland in the Xfinity Series in the No. All my eggs are in this one basket and what am I going to do the rest of my life?

The dominoes in NASCAR's Silly Season are falling fast, and this week's news that Erik Jones' time with Joe Gibbs Racing is nearing an end qualifies as a big piece of the puzzle. Personal life. Logano spent four seasons with Joe Gibbs Racing to open up his career from 2009 to 2012, and he also drove the #20 Toyota. First Name Erik #17. Erik Jones is Professor of European Studies and International Political Economy at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a Senior Research Associate at at the Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale (ISPI) in Milan. In his official debut, Jones qualified 12th and ran as high as first before crashing while running fourth. He has the potential to break out. Of the drivers under 30 right now the only ones more successful than Jones are Chase Elliott, Ryan Blaney and maybe Alex Bowman.

”Everything flashed back through my mind of what it felt like to have nobody have faith in you anymore. 20 in the Nationwide Series after he became age-eligible. So far this season, he has added another two wins to his career victory total, which now sits at 25. In addition to his Cup Series season, Jones competed in 18 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races earning three wins, nine top-five finishes, 10 top-10 finishes, three poles and led 751 laps. Favorite sports teams: Detroit Lions and Michigan Football, First driver ever to win Rookie of the Year at all three top NASCAR divisions, Youngest-ever Oktoberfest Race winner in 2010, Youngest-ever ARCA Series driver at age 15, First 16 year old to compete in a Truck Series race since Kyle Busch (2001), 2018 Cup Series winner of Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona, Rookie of the Year at all three top levels – 2015 Truck Series, 2016 Xfinity Series, 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, First Truck Series win (2013) – Lucas Oil 150 in Phoenix, First Xfinity Series win (2015) – O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 in Texas, First Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win (2018) – Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona.

In October, Jones added another prestigious late model trophy to his collection, winning the Winchester 400. When people click on our affiliate links and make purchases, WSN earns a commission from our partners, including ESPN and various sportsbooks. As he heads into 2019, driving the No. He is also the winner of the 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion. He started the race from the fourth position and led two laps on his way to a solid seventh-place finish. His art blends abstract painting and portrait photography. Erik Jones. You can’t help but to start thinking about what’s next in my life? He likes to drive fast, pass and then stay in front. Featured image: Erik Jones, photo courtesy of Hashimoto Contemporary In his four seasons prior to joining Roger Penske’s team, he recorded 16 top five finishes and 41 top 10 finishes in 144 starts.

Erik Jones is an American professional stock car racing driver. at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla., one year after holding off Kyle Busch to pick up his first win. On the night of his 100th series start, Erik Jones claimed the most important victory of his career in the Bojangles’ Southern 500 race at Darlington Raceway. His most productive Xfinity Series season was 2016 when he won four races, 9 poles, and had 20 top-10 appearances. The victory was Jones’ first of 2019 and the second of his career. 24 Year Old Race Car Driver #5. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Jones finished second in his third career start in the series at Iowa. battling back from one lap down to lead the last lap and capture the win at the Coke Zero Sugar 400 on July 7, 2018. It was neat to see it all work out and be able to win it at the end of the year, that was one of our big goals, was to get rookie of the year so it was nice to see it pay off at the end of the season. Moreover, Jones received his high school diploma at Texas Motor Speedway before the WinStar World Casino 400K Camping World Truck Series race on June 6, 2014. NCWTS Started 5th and Finished 1st; NXS Started 3rd and Finished 4th; NSCS Started 6th and Finished 12th. He went to Ringling College of Art and Design, and earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2007. “I’ve got to give a huge thanks to Denny (Hamlin) there in the 11. Jones held off teammate Kyle Busch and a charging Kyle Larson to take the lead and cross the finish line a winner. Erik Jones' girlfriend Hayley Burnash is a great supporter of Erik's racing career.