The Racing Line: Erik Jones

He’s won rookie of the year in just about every racing series there is, but Erik Jones isn’t a rookie anymore. Now, in his second NASCAR Cup Series season, he’s a winner.

August 28, 2018

We continue our interview series with Toyota’s NASCAR drivers today by sitting down with Erik Jones.
 
Jones is the first driver to win Rookie of the Year in all three NASCAR national series – Trucks, Xfinity and Cup.
 
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But now, in his second year as a Cup racer, there’s no more rookie awards to claim. So Jones has set his sights on checkered flags. Jones won his first Cup Series race earlier this year. But before that, we caught up with him at Texas Motor Speedway.
 
You can watch the video below.

By Dan Nied

 

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