August 31, 2019

LOCKING DOWN ANOTHER TOP TEN IN THE NORTHWEST: ANOTHER HARD NIGHT OF WORK AT SKAGIT SPEEDWAY FOR THE JJR #41 TEAM RESULTS IN AN EIGHTH PLACE FINISH TO WRAP UP TWO NIGHTS OF ACTION IN WASHINGTON

ALGER, WASHINGTON (August 31, 2019) – On the last day of August, David Gravel and the JJR #41 sprint car team were back in the pit area of Steve Beitler’s Skagit Speedway in the Pacific Northwest for the second of two nights of racing around the 3/10-mile, racy oval. There were 21 […]
August 30, 2019

KICKING OFF LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN WASHINGTON: GRAVEL AND THE JJR #41 CREW SET NEW TRACK RECORD IN TIME TRIALS AND WORK HARD ON NIGHT ONE AT SKAGIT SPEEDWAY TO COLLECT A SIXTH PLACE FINISH

ALGER, WASHINGTON (August 30, 2019) – The JJR transporter made its way to Skagit Speedway, the 3/10-mile speed plant in Burlington, Washington that was born on Labor Day in 1954, for two consecutive days of his speed racing World of Outlaws style. Steve Beitler, along with his team at Skagit, always do […]
August 24, 2019

SHINING BRIGHT AT BIG SKY IN MONTANA: DAVID GRAVEL WHEELS THE MESILLA VALLEY TRANSPORTATION (MVT) #41 TO HIS NINTH VICTORY OF THE 2019 SEASON AT THE BRAWL AT BIG SKY SPEEDWAY

SHEPHERD, MONTANA (August 24, 2019) – After loading up at Black Hills Speedway following their third place finish on Friday night, David Gravel along with Philip, Tyler and Patrick started their 5-hour trek westbound to Big Sky Speedway where the traveling speed entertainment group was bringing the stars of the sport to […]
August 23, 2019

TAKING THE PODIUM NEAR MOUNT RUSHMORE: GRAVEL SETS QUICK TIME FOR THE 13TH TIME THIS SEASON AND THEN CARVES OUT A THIRD PLACE RUN AT BLACK HILLS SPEEDWAY IN THE RUSHMORE OUTLAW SHOWDOWN

RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA (August 23, 2019) – David Gravel and the JJR #41 team continued their journey to the West Coast with a stop in western South Dakota at Black Hills Speedway on Friday night for the $20,000-to-win Rushmore Outlaw Showdown at the fast half-mile. There were a total of 18 […]
August 16, 2019

TRUCKING TO NORTH DAKOTA MVT STYLE: JJR #41 TEAM HEADS NORTH AND KICKS OFF THE SECOND LEG OF THE NORTHERN TOUR AT RIVER CITIES SPEEDWAY WITH A RUNNER-UP FINISH IN A WILD NIGHT OF RACING

GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA (August 16, 2019) – What do you do after winning the biggest sprint car race in the world, the Knoxville Nationals . . . well, you get back to work and prepare your team and equipment to continue to succeed and head out to the next race on […]
August 14, 2019

TURNING WRENCHES AND HEADS IN KNOXVILLE: PHILIP DIETZ, CREW CHIEF OF THE JJR #41 TEAM, GETS WELL DESERVED RECOGNITION AS THE CREW CHIEF OF THE 2019 KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

ROCKY MOUNT, MISSOURI (August 14, 2019) – As the confetti and excitement still linger from an incredible week at the Marion County Fairgrounds for the 59th running of the Knoxville Nationals for David Gravel and the JJR #41 team, we wanted to celebrate and acknowledge a critical part of our team – […]
August 10, 2019

A DOMINANT RUN TO END THE 2019 KNOXVILLE NATIONALS: DAVID GRAVEL AND THE JJR #41 AXALTA TEAM RUN AWAY WITH THE WIN AT THE 59TH ANNUAL NOS ENERGY DRINK KNOXVILLE NATIONALS

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (August 10, 2019) – The 59th Annual NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals. It truly is sprint cars version of the Indianapolis 500 or NASCAR’s Daytona 500. While every race is important to racers and race teams, there is just something extra special about the prestigious Knoxville Nationals. The energy is […]
August 8, 2019

SUCCESS CONTINUES FOR JJR AT KNOXVILLE: ON QUALIFYING NIGHT AT THE KNOXVILLE NATIONALS, GRAVEL DRIVES THE AXALTA #41 MAXIM TO THE WIN TO EARN A FRONT ROW STARTING POSITION IN SATURDAY’S FINALE

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (August 8, 2019) – Coming off their victory on Sunday night in the Capitani Classic, David Gravel and the JJR #41 welcomed event sponsor Axalta, as well as their representatives and customers, to the Sprint Car Capital of the World on Thursday evening for their qualifying night. The excitement was […]
August 4, 2019

KICKING THE WEEK OFF AT KNOXVILLE ON A HIGH NOTE: GRAVEL DRIVES THE HIGH PERFORMANCE LUBRICANTS #41 MAXIM TO VICTORY IN THE 8TH ANNUAL BELL HELMETS CAPITANI CLASSIC AT KNOXVILLE RACEWAY

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (August 4, 2019) – Each year when the schedule comes out the drivers and teams circle the August dates at Knoxville Raceway on their calendars for a reason. Winning at any track is special, but when you pick up a win in August at Knoxville Raceway, the Sprint Car Capital […]
August 3, 2019

TOUGHING IT OUT IN THE IRONMAN: THE JJR #41 TEAM AND DAVID GRAVEL WORK HARD TOGETHER TO GRIND OUT ANOTHER TOP TEN FINISH IN THE IRONMAN 55 AT FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55

PEVELY, MISSOURI (August 3, 2019) – The weather continued to be beautiful in Pevely as the track crew prepared the surface at Federated Auto Parts Speedway at I-55 for one of the most grueling races on the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series competitors – the Ironman 55. There […]
August 2, 2019

PUTTING IN THE WORK AT PEVELY: ANOTHER SOLID FIFTH PLACE FINISH IN THE NIGHT BEFORE THE IRONMAN AT FEDERATED AUTO PARTS RACEWAY AT I-55 PREPARES THE TEAM TO COMPETE IN THE IRONMAN 55

PEVELY, MISSOURI (August 2, 2019) – On an almost picture perfect day in Missouri, David Gravel and the Jason Johnson Racing (JJR) #41 team stayed in the team’s home state for two consecutive nights of high speed racing action at Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55, often referred to as just Pevely […]
July 27, 2019

CONTINUING HIS TOP FIVE SUCCESS AT ‘THE GROVE’: GRAVEL SETS QUICK TIME, WINS HEAT RACE, AND SECURES HIS TENTH CONSECUTIVE TOP FIVE FINISH IN THE FINALE OF THE SUMMER NATIONALS AT WILLIAMS GROVE

MECHANICSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (July 27, 2019) – The sun was shining and the thermometer was once again searching for 90, but that did not stop the drivers, teams and wonderful fans from coming out to Williams Grove Speedway for the final night of the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals. There were once again […]
July 26, 2019

KICKING IT OFF AT WILLIAMS GROVE SPEEDWAY: ANOTHER QUICK TIME AND STRONG RUN LANDS GRAVEL AND THE JJR #41 TEAM ON THE PODIUM ON THE FIRST NIGHT OF THE CHAMPION RACING OIL SUMMER NATIONALS

MECHANICSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (July 26, 2019) – As the Month of Money continues for the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series competitors, the journey takes these high speed professionals to some of the best and most revered dirt tracks in the country – Attica Raceway Park, Eldora Speedway, Lernerville Speedway, […]
July 23, 2019

JJR TEAM LEAVES LERNERVILLE WITH THE 2019 SILVER CUP TROPHY: GRAVEL PICKS UP HIS FIFTH WIN OF THE SEASON ABOARD THE DISSOLVALLOY DOWNHOLE REVOLUTION #41 IN THE DON MARTIN MEMORIAL SILVER CUP

SARVER, PENNSYLVANIA (July 23, 2019) – With the dust settled from four straight days of racing at Eldora Speedway, David Gravel and the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Series continued to head eastbound with a stop at Lernerville Speedway for the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup XXVIII. This event, along with […]
July 22, 2019

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO PARTNER WITH THE BEST: JASON JOHNSON RACING (JJR) AND DAVID GRAVEL ARE JOINING FORCES WITH AXALTA AND JEFF GORDON FOR THE 59TH ANNUAL KNOXVILLE NATIONALS!

ROCKY MOUNT, MISSOURI (July 22, 2019) – We are honored and grateful to have the opportunity to partner with Axalta as the primary sponsor on the Jason Johnson Racing (JJR) #41 with David Gravel behind the wheel at the 59th Annual NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals. It has been a pleasure collaborating […]
July 20, 2019

MAKING LEMONADE OUT OF A LEMON AT ELDORA: A FIFTH PLACE FINISH IN THE 36TH ANNUAL KINGS ROYAL AT ELDORA SPEEDWAY AFTER A SLOW START EXEMPLIFIES THE CHARACTER OF THIS DRIVER AND TEAM

ROSSBURG, OHIO (July 20, 2019) – On another hot day with the temperature index hovering around 100 did not stop the fans from packing the house at Eldora Speedway for the 36th running of the Kings Royal. There 61 cars registered in the pit area of the famous half mile oval with […]
July 19, 2019

GRAVEL WAS A COMPETITIVE KNIGHT AT ELDORA: AFTER SETTING QUICK TIME AGAIN, GRAVEL DRIVES THE J.R.C. TRANSPORTATION #41 MAXIM TO A RUNNER UP FINISH IN THE KNIGHT BEFORE THE KINGS ROYAL

ROSSBURG, OHIO (July 19, 2019) – As the temperatures rose above 90 degrees all day at the track, the drivers and team were looking forward to getting back on the famous Eldora Speedway half mile for the Knight Before the Kings Royal. The JJR #41 Sprint Car Team hauler was pulled in […]
July 18, 2019

FORWARD MOMENTUM CONTINUES IN THE JOKERS WILD: GRAVEL WHEELS THE DURST INC. #41 MAXIM TO THE FRONT OF THE FIELD WITH AN IMPRESSIVE RUN AND PODIUM FINISH AT THE ELDORA SPEEDWAY

ROSSBURG, OHIO (July 18, 2019) – There is just something special about Eldora Speedway. Everyone associated with the track is engaged, does their job well, and just cares about making your experience one that not only you enjoy, but also one that makes you want to come back. Combine that effort with […]
July 17, 2019

A WORKMANLIKE EFFORT YIELDS RESULTS AT THE BIG E: THE JJR TEAM WORKS HARD ALL NIGHT LONG AND COMES AWAY WITH A RUNNER-UP FINISH AT ELDORA SPEEDWAY IN THE #LETSRACETWO MAKEUP EVENT

ROSSBURG, OHIO (July 17, 2019) – After rain washed away racing action on Tuesday night at Attica Raceway Park for the 31st Annual Brad Doty Classic, the team headed to Eldora Speedway to kick off four consecutive nights of high speed action at the ultra-fast, high-banked half mile oval nestled in the […]
July 13, 2019

CHASING THE BADGER (AND SCHATZ) IN WISCONSIN: GRAVEL PULLS OFF A RUNNER-UP FINISH IN THE BADGER 40 AT WILMOT RACEWAY IN AN EXCITING 40 LAPS AS HE TRIES TO TRACK DOWN SCHATZ AT THE END OF THE RACE

WILMOT, WISCONSIN (July 13, 2019) – As track officials were turning the lights off at Hartford Speedway after David Gravel took the checkers on Friday night, the JJR #41 team headed out for their trek around the bottom of Lake Michigan and through Chicago en route to the Kenosha County Fairgrounds, home […]