Sage Fruit Company, long-time sponsors of Kasey Kahne Racing, just announced a new associate sponsorship with JR Motorsports. As part of the agreement, the Sage Fruit logo will have placement on the No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevy for all of Elliott's races, perishablenews.com reports.
Harvick passed Dale Earnhardt Jr. coming to the white flag in the second round of overtime to collect his second victory of the season at Darlington Raceway. With the win, Harvick halted a streak of consecutive winners in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition, catchfence.com reports.
Elliott's victory at Darlington Raceway, his second in as many weeks – after his inaugural series win at Texas Motor Speedway, made him the first NASCAR National Series driver to win in his Darlington debut since Dick Rathmann in 1952, motorsports-soapbox.com reports.