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GRAGSON BRINGS HOME MOST POPULAR DRIVER HONORS

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Noah Gragson was named this season’s NASCAR Xfinity Series Most Popular Driver as voted on by the fans. Gragson, who will compete full-time in the Cup Series in 2023, had an historic year for JRM. The Las Vegas native won eight races in the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet in 2022, including a record-tying run of four consecutive in the month of September. He led the team not just in victories, but also set an organizational record with 1,010 laps led along with a series-high 21 top-five finishes.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

GRAGSON DOMINATES HOMESTEAD, CLINCHES SPOT IN FINAL 4

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Noah Gragson got the victory he has wanted for more than three years on Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The ghost of a late-race accident with just two laps remaining in the 2021 event that cost him a victory was laid to rest following a dominant performance in the Contender Boats 300. With the result, Gragson will race for the NXS title for the second straight year at Phoenix Raceway in the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee Chevrolet. Saturday’s triumph was his team-record eighth of the season and 13th of his career.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

GRAGSON WINS TEXAS, BECOMES SECOND TO WIN FOUR STRAIGHT

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Noah Gragson ascended into rarified air on Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway. With his fourth consecutive victory in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, Gragson joined the legendary Sam Ard (1983) as the only drivers to win four consecutive NXS races. The triumph, which Gragson earned late in the race, was his record seventh of the season and it advanced Gragson and the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee team into the Xfinity Series Playoffs’ Round of 8.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

GRAGSON EARNS THIRD STRAIGHT WIN AT BRISTOL

Friday, September 16, 2022

Noah Gragson won his third consecutive NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway, leading the final 25 laps to become the first JR Motorsports driver to earn three consecutive victories. It was the 24-year-old’s sixth of the season, also a team record, and puts him at the top of the points for the NXS Playoffs, which begin at Texas Motor Speedway. Gragson and Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee team crew chief Luke Lambert elected to stay on the track at lap 275 when the rest of the lead-lap cars came to pit road, and Gragson held off a late charge from Brandon Jones to earn the checkered flag.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

GRAGSON WINS RAIN SHORTENED RACE AT KANSAS

Saturday, September 10, 2022

Noah Gragson drove to the front on a late restart and held off teammate Justin Allgaier at the end of Stage Two to earn the victory in Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway. Heavy rain moved in at the end of Stage Two and the race was called official after 93 laps. The victory was Gragson’s first at Kansas and the first for JR Motorsports on the 1.5-mile oval, as well as the second straight for the Las Vegas native after last week’s triumph at Darlington Raceway. Gragson also widened his lead in the playoff standings after taking Stage Two and the race victory.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

GRAGSON WINS AT DARLINGTON

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Noah Gragson delivered a finish for the ages on Saturday night at Darlington Raceway, passing both leader Sheldon Creed and second-place Kyle Larson on the final la to put his No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee Chevrolet into victory lane at the legendary speedway. The victory was Gragson’s career-best fourth of the season, JR Motorsports’ record 10th of the season and the organization’s fourth consecutive win at the track. The victory allowed Gragson to move into the top spot in playoff points as well, with two races remaining in the regular season.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

ED MORSE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP JOINS NOAH GRAGSON FOR TEXAS AND HOMESTEAD MIAMI

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Ed Morse Automotive Group, Noah Gragson, and Kaulig Racing will team up for two NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) races aboard the No 16. Camaro ZL1 at Texas Motor Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway. The kickoff to the partnership will be at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday, September 25th for the AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500. The Ed Morse Automotive Group is headquartered in Delray Beach, Florida, and has been family-owned for over 75 years. It proudly operates 35 dealerships, 75 franchises, 39 locations, and 25 automotive and motorcycle brands.

NOAH GRAGSON JOINS PETTY GMS IN 2023

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Petty GMS announced today that Noah Gragson will join the organization beginning in 2023 to pilot the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. Gragson is currently competing full time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series where he sits fourth in the 2022 Point Standings with five races remaining in the regular season. With three wins this season, Gragson is locked in to the 2022 Xfinity Series Playoffs where he will battle 12 drivers for the coveted Championship.

Gragson will make his debut with Petty GMS for the 2023 Busch Light Clash at the LA Coliseum on Sunday, February 5, 2023.

**Press release courtesy of Petty GMS**

GRAGSON TAKES POCONO FOR THIRD WIN

Saturday, July 24, 2022

Noah Gragson led 43 laps, including the final 22, and held off a determined challenge from Ty Gibbs to win Saturday’s Explore the Pocono Mountains 225 for NASCAR Xfinity Series cars at Pocono Raceway. The triumph was Gragson and the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee team’s third of the season and eighth of Gragson’s career, and it came at a track where JR Motorsports had never won. The performance, which also included a victory in Stage Two, pushed Gragson to second in the playoff standings, a single point out of the lead. In the driver’s standings, Gragson remained fifth, 90 points off the top spot.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

SLEEPME ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH CLEAR 28

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Sleepme Inc., the parent company of sleep technology brand ChiliSleep, kicked off a partnership Tuesday, May 31, with Mooresville-based sports marketing and management agency, Clear 28. The agency works with two of NASCAR’s brightest young stars in drivers Cole Custer and Noah Gragson along with some of the top brands in motorsports.

“This partnership helps provide NASCAR drivers and team members with the best sleep to enhance their overall performance on and off the track,” says Tara Youngblood, Sleepme Inc. CEO and Co-Founder.  “We feel that it is essential for athletes to invest in their rest and get a good night’s sleep, and we are proud to partner with Clear 28.”

CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS JOIN NOAH GRAGSON FOR COCA-COLA 600

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

The Charlotte Knights, a AAA, Minor League Baseball team of the International League (MiLB) and affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, will be onboard Kaulig Racing’s No. 16 Camaro ZL1, driven by Noah Gragson for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.  

Gragson, coming off his best-ever NASCAR Cup Series finish at Kansas Speedway with the team, will make his first-ever appearance in the 600 with Kaulig Racing and the Charlotte Knights, as two of the Charlotte area’s professional sports teams join forces for an event with a rich history in the community.

NASCAR’s longest race will take place on Sunday, May 29th at 6pm ET with coverage on FOX.

NOAH GRAGSON PARTNERS WITH NASCAR REFUEL

Tuesday, May 5, 2022

NASCAR Refuel, the virtual dining brand by Virtual Dining Concepts announced today their partnership with one of the most popular young drivers of NASCAR’s new generation, Noah Gragson. As part of the NASCAR Refuel family, Gragson will participate in a variety of events and activations with the brand over the remainder of the racing season. Fans attending select NASCAR races will have the opportunity to meet Gragson in person and experience menu items from the NASCAR Refuel menu. Activations include a giveaway of one of Gragson’s firesuits along with contests where fans can enter to win exclusive prizes through the brands’ social channels at @NASCARRefuel.

GRAGSON WINS FINAL DASH 4 CASH OF 2022

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Noah Gragson ran near the front of the field all day long in Saturday’s A-Game 200 for NASCAR Xfinity Series cars at Dover Motor Speedway, finishing fourth in the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/True Timber/Black Rifle Coffee Chevrolet and earning the final Xfinity Dash 4 Cash bonus of the season in the process. It was his fifth Dash 4 Cash bonus, breaking a tie with teammate Justin Allgaier for most all-time by a JRM driver. Gragson now has seven top-five finishes in 10 races so far this season, including a pair of victories. 

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

NOAH GRAGSON WINS XFINITY RACE AT TALLADEGA

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Noah Gragson took the lead on the final restart in triple overtime in Saturday’s Ag-Pro 300 at Talladega Superspeedway and held off AJ Allmendinger to earn his second NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season. The triumph was Gragson’s seventh in the series and fifth in the last 19 races dating back to the fall race at Darlington in 2021, and it moved the 23-year-old driver into second place in series points after nine races. With his finish, Gragson also earned a spot in the final Xfinity Dash 4 Cash bonus race next week at Dover. 

WENDY'S JOINS NOAH GRAGSON FOR TALLADEGA

Monday, April 18, 2022

Wendy’s has joined Beard Motorsports and driver Noah Gragson as its primary partner for the GEICO 500 NASCAR Cup Series race April 24 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Fresh off an impressive activation on the biggest stage in college basketball, where Wendy’s was the Official Breakfast of March Madness®, the company is shifting gears and traveling to the biggest oval track in NASCAR to share the fan-favorite $5 Biggie™ Bag with race enthusiasts.

NOAH GRAGSON WINS XFINITY RACE AT PHOENIX

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Noah Gragson, in the No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro, won Saturday’s United Rentals 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race. This was Noah’s first Xfinity Series win at Phoenix Raceway’s 1-mile tri-oval and sixth of his Xfinity Series career.  Noah led a race-high 114 of 200 laps and made the final pass for the lead with 14 laps to go, passing second place finisher Brandon Jones.

COLE CUSTER WINS XFINITY RACE AT AUTO CLUB

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Cole Custer in the No. 07 SS Green Light Racing Ford Mustang won Saturday’s Production Alliance 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race. This was Cole’s 2nd Xfinity win at Auto Club Speedway’s 2-mile oval and 10th of his Xfinity Series career.  The race started mid-afternoon, but ended under the lights due to twelve cautions and three overtimes as Cole won by .565 seconds over second place finisher, Noah Gragson. 

GRAGSON WINS AT DARLINGTON

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Noah Gragson delivered a finish for the ages on Saturday night at Darlington Raceway, passing both leader Sheldon Creed and second-place Kyle Larson on the final la to put his No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee Chevrolet into victory lane at the legendary speedway. The victory was Gragson’s career-best fourth of the season, JR Motorsports’ record 10th of the season and the organization’s fourth consecutive win at the track. The victory allowed Gragson to move into the top spot in playoff points as well, with two races remaining in the regular season.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

ED MORSE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP JOINS NOAH GRAGSON FOR TEXAS AND HOMESTEAD MIAMI

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Ed Morse Automotive Group, Noah Gragson, and Kaulig Racing will team up for two NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) races aboard the No 16. Camaro ZL1 at Texas Motor Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway. The kickoff to the partnership will be at Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday, September 25th for the AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500. The Ed Morse Automotive Group is headquartered in Delray Beach, Florida, and has been family-owned for over 75 years. It proudly operates 35 dealerships, 75 franchises, 39 locations, and 25 automotive and motorcycle brands.

NOAH GRAGSON JOINS PETTY GMS IN 2023

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Petty GMS announced today that Noah Gragson will join the organization beginning in 2023 to pilot the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. Gragson is currently competing full time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series where he sits fourth in the 2022 Point Standings with five races remaining in the regular season. With three wins this season, Gragson is locked in to the 2022 Xfinity Series Playoffs where he will battle 12 drivers for the coveted Championship.

Gragson will make his debut with Petty GMS for the 2023 Busch Light Clash at the LA Coliseum on Sunday, February 5, 2023.

**Press release courtesy of Petty GMS**

GRAGSON TAKES POCONO FOR THIRD WIN

Saturday, July 24, 2022

Noah Gragson led 43 laps, including the final 22, and held off a determined challenge from Ty Gibbs to win Saturday’s Explore the Pocono Mountains 225 for NASCAR Xfinity Series cars at Pocono Raceway. The triumph was Gragson and the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/TrueTimber/Black Rifle Coffee team’s third of the season and eighth of Gragson’s career, and it came at a track where JR Motorsports had never won. The performance, which also included a victory in Stage Two, pushed Gragson to second in the playoff standings, a single point out of the lead. In the driver’s standings, Gragson remained fifth, 90 points off the top spot.

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

SLEEPME ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH CLEAR 28

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Sleepme Inc., the parent company of sleep technology brand ChiliSleep, kicked off a partnership Tuesday, May 31, with Mooresville-based sports marketing and management agency, Clear 28. The agency works with two of NASCAR’s brightest young stars in drivers Cole Custer and Noah Gragson along with some of the top brands in motorsports.

“This partnership helps provide NASCAR drivers and team members with the best sleep to enhance their overall performance on and off the track,” says Tara Youngblood, Sleepme Inc. CEO and Co-Founder.  “We feel that it is essential for athletes to invest in their rest and get a good night’s sleep, and we are proud to partner with Clear 28.”

CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS JOIN NOAH GRAGSON FOR COCA-COLA 600

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

The Charlotte Knights, a AAA, Minor League Baseball team of the International League (MiLB) and affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, will be onboard Kaulig Racing’s No. 16 Camaro ZL1, driven by Noah Gragson for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.  

Gragson, coming off his best-ever NASCAR Cup Series finish at Kansas Speedway with the team, will make his first-ever appearance in the 600 with Kaulig Racing and the Charlotte Knights, as two of the Charlotte area’s professional sports teams join forces for an event with a rich history in the community.

NASCAR’s longest race will take place on Sunday, May 29th at 6pm ET with coverage on FOX.

NOAH GRAGSON PARTNERS WITH NASCAR REFUEL

Tuesday, May 5, 2022

NASCAR Refuel, the virtual dining brand by Virtual Dining Concepts announced today their partnership with one of the most popular young drivers of NASCAR’s new generation, Noah Gragson. As part of the NASCAR Refuel family, Gragson will participate in a variety of events and activations with the brand over the remainder of the racing season. Fans attending select NASCAR races will have the opportunity to meet Gragson in person and experience menu items from the NASCAR Refuel menu. Activations include a giveaway of one of Gragson’s firesuits along with contests where fans can enter to win exclusive prizes through the brands’ social channels at @NASCARRefuel.

GRAGSON WINS FINAL DASH 4 CASH OF 2022

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Noah Gragson ran near the front of the field all day long in Saturday’s A-Game 200 for NASCAR Xfinity Series cars at Dover Motor Speedway, finishing fourth in the No. 9 Bass Pro Shops/True Timber/Black Rifle Coffee Chevrolet and earning the final Xfinity Dash 4 Cash bonus of the season in the process. It was his fifth Dash 4 Cash bonus, breaking a tie with teammate Justin Allgaier for most all-time by a JRM driver. Gragson now has seven top-five finishes in 10 races so far this season, including a pair of victories. 

**Press release courtesy of JR Motorsports**

NOAH GRAGSON WINS XFINITY RACE AT TALLADEGA

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Noah Gragson took the lead on the final restart in triple overtime in Saturday’s Ag-Pro 300 at Talladega Superspeedway and held off AJ Allmendinger to earn his second NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season. The triumph was Gragson’s seventh in the series and fifth in the last 19 races dating back to the fall race at Darlington in 2021, and it moved the 23-year-old driver into second place in series points after nine races. With his finish, Gragson also earned a spot in the final Xfinity Dash 4 Cash bonus race next week at Dover. 

WENDY'S JOINS NOAH GRAGSON FOR TALLADEGA

Monday, April 18, 2022

Wendy’s has joined Beard Motorsports and driver Noah Gragson as its primary partner for the GEICO 500 NASCAR Cup Series race April 24 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway.

Fresh off an impressive activation on the biggest stage in college basketball, where Wendy’s was the Official Breakfast of March Madness®, the company is shifting gears and traveling to the biggest oval track in NASCAR to share the fan-favorite $5 Biggie™ Bag with race enthusiasts.

NOAH GRAGSON WINS XFINITY RACE AT PHOENIX

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Noah Gragson, in the No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro, won Saturday’s United Rentals 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race. This was Noah’s first Xfinity Series win at Phoenix Raceway’s 1-mile tri-oval and sixth of his Xfinity Series career.  Noah led a race-high 114 of 200 laps and made the final pass for the lead with 14 laps to go, passing second place finisher Brandon Jones.

COLE CUSTER WINS XFINITY RACE AT AUTO CLUB

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Cole Custer in the No. 07 SS Green Light Racing Ford Mustang won Saturday’s Production Alliance 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race. This was Cole’s 2nd Xfinity win at Auto Club Speedway’s 2-mile oval and 10th of his Xfinity Series career.  The race started mid-afternoon, but ended under the lights due to twelve cautions and three overtimes as Cole won by .565 seconds over second place finisher, Noah Gragson.