Front Row Motorsports will see a familiar face return while a new, young, and winning driver will join the organization in 2020. Michael McDowell will once again pilot the No. 34 Ford Mustang and John Hunter Nemechek will join the impressive 2020 Sunoco Rookie-of-the-Year class in his first full season in the NASCAR Cup Series. Nemechek will race the No. 38 Ford Mustang as FRM returns to a two-car operation, Front Row Motorsports PR reports.
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that crew chief Cole Pearn has decided to leave the organization to pursue opportunities outside of the sport, Joe Gibbs Racing PR reports.
Tommy Joe Martins announced he will not return to MBM Motorsports for the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series season, frontstretch.com reports.
The president of Richard Childress Racing said it is a "longshot" that Daniel Suarez will drive a third Cup entry for the organization in 2020 but said RCR would like to have Suarez drive its No. 2 Xfinity car next year, NBC Sports reports.
Chase Elliott was named the NMPA Most Popular Driver for the second year in a row, NASCAR.com reports.
Rising NASCAR Next prospect Anthony Alfredo will join Richard Childress Racing's championship-winning NASCAR Xfinity Series program in 2020. Alfredo will share driving duties with Myatt Snider in the No. 21 Chevrolet Camaro, Richard Childress Racing PR reports.
Halmar Stewart Friesen Racing officials announced plans to chase the 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series championship with driver Friesen. In addition, the team will make the move to Toyota with the support of Toyota Racing Development, stewartfriesen.net reports.
Joey Logano will take part in a two-day test of the Cup Series' Next Gen car next weekend at ISM Raceway, NBC Sports reports.
Go Fas Racing is proud to announce that they have re-signed Corey Lajoie to continue as the driver of the No. 32 Ford Mustang for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season, Go FAS Racing PR reports.
JTG Daugherty Racing announced the official driver, car number and crew chief lineup for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season. Stenhouse Jr. will take over the No. 47 Chevrolet, adding crew chief Brian Pattie to the organization. Ryan Preece will be at the helm of the No. 37 Chevrolet with crew chief Trent Owens, JTG Daugherty Racing PR reports.
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that Denny Hamlin had successful arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder Thursday, Joe Gibbs Racing PR reports.
Up-and-coming NASCAR star Myatt Snider will join Richard Childress Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2020 with support from TaxSlayer. Snider and TaxSlayer will make select NASCAR Xfinity Series starts with RCR beginning with the 2020 season-opener at Daytona International Speedway, Richard Childress Racing PR reports.
GMS Racing officials announced today that Zane Smith will compete full-time in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series for GMS Racing in 2020, completing the organizations full-time Gander Truck's line-up. Veteran crew chief, Kevin 'Bono' Manion has joined the organization to lead the team for Smith, GMS Racing PR reports.
Jimmie Johnson announced Wednesday that he'll retire from NASCAR competition following the 2020 season, when his contract with Hendrick Motorsports concludes, NASCAR.com reports.
Chase Briscoe was awarded the 2019 Xfinity Series Rookie of the Year honors after claiming the award by 49 points over John Hunter Nemechek
Daniel Hemric used his best performance of the year on an intermediate track to clinch the 2019 Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway, NASCAR.com reports.
Denny Hamlin finished 10th in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Joey Logano finished fifth in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Kevin Harvick finished fourth in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday afternoon.
Erik Jones finished third in the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway Sunday afternoon.