MIDWEST THUNDER: Gravel & Swindell Rack Up Top-5 Finishes Across Plains States

June 22nd, 2016
Duo heads to home track of Big Game Treestands and GoMuddy.com for Outlaw tilt
CARLISLE, PA. – June 22, 2016 –  The mercury in the thermometer is rising as the days get longer. With June winding down, the temperatures aren’t the only thing on the rise.
The CJB Motorsports duo of David Gravel and Sammy Swindell are hitting on all cylinders as the racing season enters its busy season. The two, from Watertown, Conn. and Germantown, Tenn. respectively, collected three top-5’s and five top-10’s across the weekend spread. Read more »

KNOXVILLE KNOCKOUT: Gravel adds Top-5s as Outlaws Invade Sprint Car Capitol

June 15th, 2016
Swindell strong as well as CJB duo rolls on through Midwest tracks in the month of June
CARLISLE, PA. – June 15, 2016 –  Don’t look now but David Gravel might just be the hottest driver on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series circuit.
Since the Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal (PA) Speedway, Gravel has reeled off eight top-5’s in a row. Throw in a win at I-96 Speedway and you’ve got the makings of a team that is beginning to peak just as the mercury begins to rise for summer time. Read more »

CJB Teams Battle Competition & Mother Nature to Kick Off June

June 9th, 2016
Gravel Scores Victory at I-96 as World of Outlaws tour heads to Knoxville Raceway
CARLISLE, PA. – June 8, 2016 –  Many times, people that that fellow competitors are the only foes that a driver and his team must battle. Sometimes, it’s Mother Nature.
The CJB tandem of David Gravel & Sammy Swindell took to tracks in Ohio & Iowa while mother nature canceled or delayed races in Minnesota and Michigan for the team. Gravel, the teams representative on the highly competitive World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series tour, made a return to the Fremont (OH) Speedway on Friday, June 3rd for the Kistler Engines Smackdown to continue his chase of the season long title. Gravel, the youngster from Watertown, Conn., raced well all night by timing in third in his flight, winning the dash and starting on the pole for the feature. Read more »

MEMORIAL DAY MOJO: CJB Keeps Busy Over Big Holiday Weekend

June 1st, 2016
Gravel follows Outlaw tour while Swindell barnstorms Midwest
CARLISLE, PA. – June 1, 2016 –  As the United States honored their fallen with the Memorial Day weekend, CJB Motorsports continued their pursuit of racing perfection at dirt tracks across the nation.
Fresh off of a podium finish in the Empire state of New York, David Gravel and his #5 team moved to New Egypt (N.J.) Speedway on Tuesday, May 24th.
“New Egypt was good,” said Gravel, driver of the Big Game Treestands, J.R.C. Transportation Inc., C&S Lawn & Landscape #5. “We didn’t start out too well but we picked up steam throughout the night. We started the feature in the sixth row and we ended up salvaging a good night.” Read more »

EAST COAST ENDURANCE: CJB Battles Vaunted PA Posse in trips to the Northeast

May 24th, 2016
Outlaws snake down east coast before bolting to Midwest for Memorial Day battle at Lawrenceburg
 
CARLISLE, PA. – May 24, 2016 –  Anytime the CJB Motorsports team heads close to their home (which is Carlisle, Pennsylvania) the question is often asked: is this team Posse or Outlaw?
With one full time machine touring with the ‘Greatest Show on Dirt,’ the argument could be made that the team identifies with the traveling band of sprint car warriors. On the other hand, with another machine that’s a threat to win each time it hits the track, the argument could be made for a Posse affiliation. Read more »

HAUBSTADT HERO: Gravel Pushes CJB’s Streak to Three-in-a-Row at Tri-State 

May 18th, 2016
Podium finish at Plymouth gives team momentum heading into first east coast swing
 
CARLISLE, PA. – May 18, 2016 –  David Gravel knew there would be some added pressure as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series rolled into Tri-State Speedway near Haubstadt, Ind.
The CJB Motorsports team that Gravel drives for visited victory lane at the famous bullring in 2014 and 2015. It was up to the Watertown, Conn. driver to take the streak to three years running.
Mission accomplished. Read more »

BOTH ENDS OF THE SPECTRUM: CJB Races Through Illinois & Ohio to Open May

May 11th, 2016
Gravel rebounds with top-5’s at Eldora; Swindell continues to flash speed
CARLISLE, PA. – May 11, 2016 – Every sport has highs and lows and racing is no different. David Gravel and the #5 team for CJB Motorsports left Jacksonville Speedway in Illinois feeling frustrated. Less than four days later, they were celebrating back-to-back top at Eldora Speedway near Rossburg, Ohio.
Gravel made his second ever start at Jacksonville Speedway on Wednesday, May 4th. The Watertown, Conn. driver timed in 18th in the second flight of time trials. From there, an uphill battle was in store for the youngster. Read more »

I-30 SURGE: Gravel & Swindell Power to Top of Speed Charts in Outlaws Return

May 4th, 2016
Rain delays Salina; cancels I-55; Outlaws now move on to Jacksonville & Eldora
CARLISLE, PA. – May 4, 2016 – Sometimes, a few adjustments make all the difference in the world.
CJB Motorsports and its’ drivers, David Gravel & Sammy Swindell, have had some success in 2016 but a few small tweaks helped the Pennsylvania based team turn in their best collective performance of the year.
On Tuesday, April 26th, the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returned to I-30 Speedway near Little Rock, Ark. For the first time in over 20 years. Despite the time away, CJB proved to have two of the cars to be all night long.

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DANCING WITH THE DEVIL: CJB Grabs Strong Finishes at Texas Outlaw Nationals

April 26th, 2016
Mid-south racing up next for Gravel & Swindell as Outlaws continue eastward 
CARLISLE, PA. – April 26, 2016 – The phrase ‘Everything is bigger in Texas,’ certainly covers a wide spectrum of topics. As it pertains to World of Outlaw Craftsman Spring Car Racing, the level of competition as the tour entered Devils Bowl Speedway certainly matched the billing of the Lone Star state.
A two-night tango was on tap for the ‘Greatest Show on Dirt.’ CJB Motorsports drivers David Gravel and Sammy Swindell were both in action at the high-banked half-mile track located outside of Mesquite, Texas. Read more »

WEST COAST FINISHER: Gravel Notches Podium Finish at Bakersfield

April 20th, 2016
CARLISLE, PA. – April 20, 2016 – Though he is still a relative rookie on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series tour, David Gravel continues to race like a veteran.
The Watertown, Conn. driver once again battled the best of the ‘Greatest Show on Dirt’ as the series rolled towards the conclusion of their spring break tour of California. The series returned to Bakersfield (Calif.) Speedway for the first time in 11 years on Friday, April 15th. Though he had never been to the track before, Gravel proved to have the chops to tackle the speedway. Read more »

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