LOCKED AND LOADED INTO THE FINALE: GRAVEL AND THE JJR #41 TEAM SET QUICK TIME AGAIN BEFORE SECURING A SIXTH PLACE FINISH ON THE SECOND NIGHT OF THE JACKSON NATIONALS TO LOCK INTO THE BIG SHOW

June 28th, 2019

JACKSON, MINNESOTA (June 28, 2019) – After a strong second place run to open the 41st Annual AGCO Jackson Nationals, David Gravel and the JJR #41 crew were back at the Jackson Motorplex for the second night of high speed action at the beautiful facility with his fellow World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series stars. There were 41 cars parked in the pit area with each team primed to perform and accumulate more points in the Multi-day show. The prize for the teams is always to win when they race, but strategically at this event it is also important to accumulate as many points as possible each night with the goal of being one of the top four in overall points at the end of the first two nights to lock your team into the championship finale on Saturday night. After night one, David Gravel had the Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT)/Durst, Inc. #41 Maxim sitting second overall in the Jackson National points. Read more »

A STRONG START TO THE JACKSON NATIONALS: GRAVEL SETS QUICK TIME AND LEADS MOST OF THE FEATURE BEFORE ENDING UP WITH A RUNNER-UP FINISH BEHIND SWEET AS THEY CROSS UNDER THE CHECKERED FLAGS

June 27th, 2019

JACKSON, MINNESOTA (June 27, 2019) – The 41st Annual AGCO Jackson Nationals is a tremendous event for the racers, teams and fans alike. It kicked off on Wednesday evening with a hauler parade through town where the JJR team got to show off their always clean and shiny truck and trailer in route to the track for a meet and greet with the fans and members of the community. After rain rolled through early Thursday morning the skies cleared and the teams started to align themselves in the pit area for the first of three nights of competition in the 41st Annual AGCO Jackson Nationals. There were 42 teams entered and ready to get rolling around the 4/10-mile oval at the beautiful Jackson Motorplex. 

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A SHOW OF CHARACTER AND STRENGTH IN WISCONSIN: GRAVEL SETS QUICK TIME AND THE TONE FOR THE FORTY-ONE’S RETURN TO BEAVER DAM AS HE EARNS A PODIUM FINISH IN THE JIM “JB” BOYD MEMORIAL

June 22nd, 2019

BEAVER DAM, WISCONSIN (June 22, 2019) – So many of us love the sport of sprint car racing for the speed and incredible display of courage shown when these talented and brave drivers climb into the cockpit of these speed machines each night. But what some may not see is the countless hours these teams and sponsorship partners put into their business away from the track preparing to make their teams and cars as strong as possible so when they get to the track they can perform at the highest level. The other thing people sometimes miss is the extreme passion, emotion and sometimes heartache of the wonderful people who travel across the country with the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series. Read more »

ON TARGET AT THE SPRINT CAR CAPITAL OF THE WORLD: A TOP FIVE FINISH ON THE SECOND NIGHT OF THE BROWNELLS BIG GUNS BASH CAPS OFF THIS VISIT TO KNOXVILLE RACEWAY . . . WE WILL BE BACK IN AUGUST!

June 15th, 2019

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (June 15, 2019) – The JJR #41 team and David Gravel were back in the pit area aboard their Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT)/Maxim Racing #41 at Knoxville Raceway for the second night of the Brownells Big Guns Bash after finishing ninth on Friday evening. There were 38 teams back at the track with the same goal in mind – winning! But everyone would have to wait for a while when dark clouds moved in as Mother Nature wanted to make sure no one forgot about her . . . like the racing community has not seen enough of her already this season. After the action was delayed for a few hours following the rain, the Duncan family worked their magic and had the racing surface at Knoxville Raceway almost perfect and ready for racing.  

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START YOUR SUMMER IN STYLE – “GRAVEL STYLE” – THE NEW “REFLECTIONS” T-SHIRT IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE ONLINE!

June 14th, 2019

WATERTOWN, CONNECTICUT (June 14, 2019) – It is summertime, so why not add one (or more) of our new t-shirts or other available merchandise items to your closet, drawer or collection. We are excited to unveil a new “Reflections” t-shirt design that is available now in the online store under the GEAR section of our website or at R&R Racewear under the Drivers section and select David Gravel. The new “Reflections” t-shirts are available in black, blue, grey or white. They are hot looking, so get in style and place your order today!

To stay up-to-date with David Gravel and his success and journey on and off the track, as well as to purchase his gear and merchandise, go to www.DavidGravel89.com.

TAKING A SHOT AT KNOXVILLE RACEWAY: GRAVEL SECURES A TOP TEN FINISH ON THE FIRST NIGHT OF THE BROWNELLS BIG GUNS BASH AS THE WORLD OF OUTLAWS RETURN FOR A TWO-DAY SPEED SHOW

June 14th, 2019

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (June 14, 2019) – There is just something that is always so exciting about venturing to the small rural town of Knoxville, Iowa during the summer months. The people are welcoming. The energy level is always high in this town with a population of just over 7,000 residents in Marion County when sprint cars and racers are in town. They love racing and friends, and soon to be friends, usually come together at Dingus Lounge on Lincoln Street to celebrate the day – any day. And . . . just across that same street that Dingus sits on is the Sprint Car Capital of the World – Knoxville Raceway. David Gravel and the JJR #41 team, along with the other World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series stars and the stout Knoxville regulars, were all in town for the two-day Brownells Big Guns Bash. There were 42 teams lined up and ready to go inside the pit area at the historic half mile speed plant covered in deep, dark black clay. It was race day at Knoxville Raceway!

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THE #41 IS PART OF AN EXCITING FEATURE AT GRANITE CITY SPEEDWAY: AFTER SETTING QUICK TIME, GRAVEL FIERCELY DUELS WITH SWEET AS THE TWO PUT ON AN INCREDIBLE SHOW IN THE LAND OF 10,000 LAKES STATE

June 8th, 2019

SAUK RAPIDS, MINNESOTA (June 8, 2019) – Another beautiful day welcomed the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Sprint Car Series competitors to Granite City Speedway located in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. After a four hour trek following the end of the racing in North Dakota on Friday evening, Philip and the JJR #41 team arrived at the 3/8-mile, semi-banked clay oval in Minnesota for another night of exciting racing action with their High Performance Lubricants/C&R Racing #41 Maxim. There were 24 teams ready to race for the winner’s jackpot in the $10,000-to-win race on this night and the fans packed the stands to see these high speed stars do their thing. It was time to go racing on Saturday night in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Read more »

THAT’S A WRAP: 2018 Season Marks Another Successful Chapter for CJB Motorsports

November 20th, 2018

More Outlaw wins, strong runs and exposure for partners lead team into 2019 campaign

CARLISLE, PA. – November 19, 2018 – Another season has yielded success on multiple fronts for CJB Motorsports. The Pennsylvania based team contested the highly competitive World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series schedule for the sixth consecutive year.

Coming off their best season as an organization in 2017, the expectations for 2018 were quite high. With driver David Gravel behind the wheel of the GoMuddy.com, Big Game Treestands, Weikert’s Livestock, JRC Transportation, Nyce, Crete and Landis Block and Concrete #5 for a third season, the season began with strong runs at the annual DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway Park near Barberville, Florida. From there, the tour made it’s first of two treks to the west coast by way of Texas and Nevada. Cancellations and postponements due to rain were, unfortunately, a common theme throughout the year. Read more »

WORLD FINALS FINALE:  CJB and David Gravel Strong in Final Run Together

November 6th, 2018

Top-10’s at the Dirt Track at Charlotte Close Out Successful Partnership; Madsen Strong in 2nd Car

CARLISLE, PA. – November 5, 2018 – David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team took to the Dirt Track at Charlotte to close out the 2018 World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series season. The World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Can-Am was a three-day affair that saw the tandem of driver and team notch two more top-10’s before ending their time together.

Action for the much-anticipated event began on Thursday, November 1st with a qualifying night that saw Gravel time in 3rd for Friday evening’s event and 1st for Saturday evenings event. Read more »

TOP-5 AT TUSCARORA 50: Gravel and CJB Motorsports Strong in Pennsylvania

October 30th, 2018

World of Outlaws World Finals presented by Can-Am wraps up the 2018 season

CARLISLE, PA. – October 29, 2018 – After rain canceled one night of racing and delayed another, Mother Nature finally allowed the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series to run the Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal (Pa.) Speedway. David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team took to the fast-half-mile with $51,000 on the line. The GoMuddy.com, Big Game Treestands, J.R.C. Transportation, Nyce, Crete and Landis Block and Concrete #5 car timed in 13th, finished 3rd in his heat race and started the feature event in 17th.

“We missed the invert by one spot in time trials,” Gravel said. “Instead of being on the pole for the heat race, we hard to towards the back. The track was really fast in the heats and luckily, we made up a few spots. A few guys fell out. Later on, during the feature, we were really good early on. The track was still really fast, and we just made our way up through the field as the race wore on.” Read more »

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