SUMMER STRONG: Gravel & Swindell Add Strong Finishes At Half-Mile Tracks
July 28th, 2016
Gravel heads to Upper Midwest while Swindell continues adds Strength at Jackson and Knoxville
CARLISLE, PA. – July 27, 2016 – July continues to roll on for the CJB Motorsports tandem of David Gravel and Sammy Swindell. The two drivers, who are both among the hottest in the country, took on half-mile ovals yet again with great results.
Gravel and the #5 team, fresh off of their huge win at the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup, traveled to Williams Grove Speedway near Mechanicsburg, Pa. for the annual Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals. On Friday night, Gravel timed in fifth in the second group of cars. Read more »
ROYAL RAMPAGE: CJB Duo of Gravel & Swindell Up Near the Front at Kings Royal
July 21st, 2016
Gravel wins inaugural Jokers Wild; Swindell jostles for lead in opening stages of $50,000 finale
CARLISLE, PA. – July 20, 2016 – The running of the 33rd annual Kings Royal at Eldora Speedway will be remembered for many things. From a record tying car count on Saturdays finale (60 cars) to the successful three-night format, the event at Tony Stewart’s half-mile was also an opportunity for CJB Motorsports to showcase the speed and the momentum that the team has built over the past six weeks.
The Jokers Wild event opened the weekend on Thursday, July 14th. Both David Gravel and Sammy Swindell were among the 45 cars to take time for the $10,000-to-win event. Gravel was quickest in the second flight of time trials whereas Swindell was seventh quick in the first flight.
In heat racing action, Gravel started on the pole and won heat race three while Swindell finished 6th in heat one. Read more »
CEDAR LAKE CHARGER: Gravel Powers CJB #5 To The Front at Cedar Lake Speedway
July 14th, 2016
Kings Royal weekend on tap as Gravel and Swindell Look to Bring Home $50,000 for CJB
CARLISLE, PA. – July 13, 2016 – Few tracks on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series schedule can ignite team owner Chad Clemens passion quite like Eldora Speedway near Rossburg, Ohio.
The fire doesn’t stop at the team owner, however. The entire team looks forward to the day when they will get to stand in victory lane at the famous half mile. Read more »
July 6th, 2016
STAR SPANGLED SUCCESS: Swindell Grabs Back-to-Back Wins at Knoxville
A trio of podium finishes propel Gravel to Cedar Lake Speedway and big weekend
CARLISLE, PA. – July 6, 2016 – CJB Motorsports continues to make headlines across the sprint car racing world as America celebrates its annual Independence Day.
The Pennsylvania based team has been hotter than a stash of firecrackers for the past five weeks and has not cooled down since.
David Gravel and the #5 team saddled up for an epic show as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series visited Rockford Speedway near Loves Park, Ill. The track, famous for pavement racing, was covered in clay for the Outlaw Clay Classic. Read more »
SWINDELL THE SHOW STOPPER: Veteran Wows Crowd with Last Lap Pass for Knoxville Win
June 29th, 2016
Gravel adds two more top-5’s as CJB closes out the month of June; readies for July & big money
CARLISLE, PA. – June 29, 2016 – As June comes to a close, the argument could be made that CJB Motorsports is among the hottest sprint car teams in the nation.
David Gravel continued his trek up the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series points standings with a strong run at I-80 Speedway near Greenwood, Neb. on Wednesday, June 22nd. The Watertown, Conn. driver gathered his second quick time award of the season. From that point on, the #5 machine was on a rail throughout the night. Read more »
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 »
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