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Jeffrey Earnhardt Driving Second Hunt Car at Daytona

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Sam Hunt Racing is entering two cars at the season-opening race at Daytona International Speedway in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, SHR announced Jan. 26. Jeffrey Earnhardt, who was previously announced for a part-time schedule with the team in its No. 26, will pilot the No. 24. He joins Ryan Truex, who’s driving the No. 26. …

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Market Rebellion Returns to Sponsor Tommy Joe Martins, More at APR

#44: Tommy Joe Martins, Martins Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Market Rebellion

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Market Rebellion has been added as a primary sponsor for Alpha Prime Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2022, APR announced Jan. 25. Market Rebellion will sponsor APR’s two-car team in seven races in 2022. Team co-owner Tommy Joe Martins will field the Market Rebellion colors in the No. 44 at Daytona International Speedway, …

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John Hunter Nemechek Returning to Hunt for Limited Xfinity Run

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John Hunter Nemechek will return to Sam Hunt Racing for a pair of NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2022, SHR announced Jan. 25. Nemechek will compete in the No. 26 for both Las Vegas Motor Speedway events this year. Berry’s Bullets will sponsor the effort. “Berry’s Bullets has been a long-standing partner of mine,” Nemechek …

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Raphael Lessard Planning Xfinity Debut for SQR

Raphael Lessard stands at Daytona 2021 truck race NKP

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Raphael Lessard will attempt multiple NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2022 for SQR Development, SQR announced Jan. 20. The newly formed team, owned by past NASCAR competitor JC Stout, will field the No. 87. “As a team just getting going this year, having someone like Raphael Lessard drive some races for us is a pretty …

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Kyle Sieg Running Part-Time Xfinity Schedule

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Kyle Sieg will run a part-time schedule for RSS Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2022, RSS announced Jan. 20. Sieg will drive the No. 28, with his first race being at Daytona International Speedway. Other races for Sieg in 2022 were not announced. Sieg, the younger brother of longtime Xfinity competitor Ryan Sieg, …

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CJ McLaughlin Running Partial Xfinity Schedule for RSS Racing

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CJ McLaughlin is returning to RSS Racing for several races in the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series season, he announced Jan. 17. SciAps will once again sponsor McLaughlin. The stint is for 14 races, according to McLaughlin’s Facebook page. SciAps’ website currently lists 13 events: both events at Daytona International Speedway in February and August, at …

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Jeffrey Earnhardt Moving to Sam Hunt for 2022

#0: Jeffrey Earnhardt, JD Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Forever Lawn

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Jeffrey Earnhardt will compete for Sam Hunt Racing for multiple races in the 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series season, SHR announced Jan. 14. Earnhardt will drive SHR’s flagship No. 26 with sponsorship from ForeverLawn. In an interview on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, Earnhardt said his current schedule is seven races. His first start with the team has …

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Ryan Truex Running Daytona for Sam Hunt

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Ryan Truex will compete in the season-opening NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway for Sam Hunt Racing, SHR announced Jan. 13. Truex will drive the team’s No. 26 with sponsorship from Circle B Diecast. According to its release, SHR plans to have Truex in the car for other races in 2022, though those …

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