GRAVEL WOWS HOMETOWN CROWD: CJB Captures Win at New Egypt 

May 31st, 2017
Three day AGCO Jackson Nationals on tap next for Pennsylvania based team
CARLISLE, PA. – May 30, 2017 –  Winning a World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series event is a special occasion no matter where you do it. Winning a such a race in front of a group of folks from your hometown makes it a little sweeter.  
After Mother Nature delayed the Jersey Outlaw Classic by 24 hours, Gravel scored a front row starting spot at the New Egypt (N.J) Speedway after timing in third overall, winning his heat race and finishing second in the Craftsman Club Dash.   Read more »

PUMMELING THE POSSE: Gravel adds Trophies from Lincoln and Williams Grove

May 23rd, 2017

Memorial Day swing has CJB team ready to launch into hot summer months

CARLISLE, PA. – May 22, 2017 –  When one thinks of fierce sporting rivalries, the Yankees versus the Red Sox comes to mind in the world of Major League Baseball. In the National Football League, the Cowboys and the Giants grab headlines. In sprint car racing, it doesn’t get anymore more heated than the World of Outlaws versus the Pennsylvania Posse.

Though his team is from Pennsylvania, David Gravel is squarely in the Outlaw faction and he, along with his team, served notice as they stormed into Lincoln Speedway near Abbottstown, Pa. for the first of three events in the Keystone state.   Read more »

TRI-STATE CHALLENGE: CJB & Gravel Come Up One Spot Short in Repeat Bid  

May 16th, 2017
Outlaws swing through northeast for the first time in 2017           
CARLISLE, PA. – May 16, 2017 –   David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team were coming into a triple header weekend with a great deal of confidence.  The Pennsylvania based team had scored a podium finish in their most recent race at 81 Speedway near Park City, Kan. and were looking for more.
 
Eldora Speedway near Rossburg, Ohio hosts the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series for a total of six nights in 2017. The first two, Friday, May 12th and Saturday, May 13th, paired the tour with the USAC Amsoil National Sprint Car Series. Gravel and the #5 team timed in 14th on Friday night, gained two spots in their heat and lined up 6th for the main event. Read more »

THUNDER ON THE PLAINS: Podium Finish Propels CJB Motorsports into Ohio & Indiana

May 10th, 2017
Eldora double header with a Tri-State chaser highlight big weekend of racing for Pennsylvania team
CARLISLE, PA. – May 9, 2017 –   The month of May is infamous in the middle part of the United States. Tornado season is common place in the area known as the “fly over states.” David Gravel and his CJB Motorsports team took to two tracks in this area, racing with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series at the Missouri State Fair Speedway near Sedalia and 81 Speedway in Park City, Kan.
 
The track at Sedalia was the largest the tour will see all season at just over half a mile. Gravel timed in 11th, finished his heat in fourth and started the feature in 15th. Read more »

FIVE FOR FIVE: Gravel & CJB Grab Fifth Outlaw Win of the Season at Plymouth 

May 2nd, 2017
Tri-State event postponed to May 14th; Riverside, Missouri State Fair and 81 Speedway on tap
CARLISLE, PA. – May 1, 2017 –   David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team are almost making winning look easy on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series tour. With another thriller at Plymouth (Ind.) Speedway on Friday, April 28th, the youngster has five series wins and finds himself second in the points standings. Read more »

RAIN DASHES DREAMS: Riverside & I–55 Events Washed Away by Mother Nature

April 25th, 2017
Riverside to be reattempted on May 3rd; Outlaws head to Indiana for coming weekend
 
CARLISLE, PA. – April 25, 2017 –  Mother Nature was a not a race fan as persistent rain washed away a  scheduled weekend of action at Riverside International Speedway and Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 on Friday, April 21st and Saturday, April 22nd respectively. Read more »

TEXAS TRIO: Gravel Grabs Fourth Outlaw Win of the Season at Gator Motorplex

April 19th, 2017
Solid nights at Devils Bowl pushes the CJB crew into events in Arkansas & Missouri
CARLISLE, PA. – April 18, 2017 –  The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series descended on the Gator Motorplex for the first time in series history on Thursday, April 13th. Fans in the stands for the inaugural event were certainly treated to an amazing show as CJB Motorsports driver David Gravel charged from 10th to 1st by lap 30 of the 40-lap feature event. Driver #5 held on and claimed his fourth Outlaw win of the season after timing in 13th.
 “I started tenth and was in second before I knew it,” said Gravel, driver of the GoMUDDY.com, J.R.C. Transportation Inc., C&S Lawn & Landscape #5. “I knew it was a 40-lap race. I tried to be really patient with Paul [McMahan]. The curve got really, really, really tricky as the race went on, and I almost bit the wall a couple of times.” Read more »

DESERT DICING: Gravel & Abreu Put on Whale of a Show for Fans in Arizona

April 12th, 2017
Three nights in Texas over Easter weekend to challenge the CJB team
CARLISLE, PA. – April 11, 2017 –  After notching three wins in California throughout the month of March, David Gravel and the CJB #5 team began to trek back to the east. A pair of stops in Arizona at Cocopah Speedway and Arizona Speedway were up first as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series officially opened the month of April.
 
Cocopah Speedway, near Somerton, held the first event of the weekend on Friday, April 7th. The CJB team owns a victory there having taken the checkered flag in the 2015 Winter Heat Series.  For this go around, car # 5 timed in seventh, finished fourth in the heat race and lined up for the feature in 10th. Read more »

CALIFORNIA BREAKOUT: Two Wins Close Out CJB’s Spring Break Tour

April 4th, 2017
Gravel joins Schatz as only multi-time winner of 2017 season thus far
CARLISLE, PA. – April 4, 2017 –  David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team have been “California Dreamin’ for the better part of the last month. With victories at Placerville (Calif.) Speedway and Perris (Calif.) Auto Speedway, the team now has three victories in six starts in the Golden State in 2017.
Gravel added his second victory of the season at Placerville Speedway on Wednesday, March 29th. The Watertown, Conn. driver picked up his second quick time award of the season, won his heat race and started the nights feature event on the outside of the front row. Read more »

STOCKTON STAMPEDE: Gravel & CJB Take Care of Business at the Stockton 

March 29th, 2017
Placerville, Hanford & Perris close out first west coast swing of 2017
CARLISLE, PA. – March 28, 2017 – Another top-5 finish has David Gravel and the CJB Motorsports team with their eyes towards more race wins as the first west coast swing of the 2017 season enter its’ home stretch.
 
Gravel and the team saw the first of two scheduled nights at the Stockton (Calif.) Dirt Track be canceled due to persistent rains. On Saturday night, the team returned with the cooperation of Mother Nature. Of 39 cars, Gravel timed in fourth and that set the tone for the evening. Read more »

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