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Team: Kyle Busch Motorsports-51-NCWTS
Age / DOB:  (18) / 5/30/1996

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Erik Jones finishes sixth in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
He started the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra sixth in the lineup for the fred's 250. Jones, who made 10 of the 18 races this season, led one lap in the race and is currently 20th in the 2014 NCWTS point standings after the event. Oct 18 - 7:27 PM

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Erik Jones set a new Talladega Superspeedway track qualifying record in Round 2 of 3 and fastest qualifying speed in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series history at 191.161 mph.

Previous fastest qualifying speed in series history was held by Joe Ruttman (187.563 mph) at Daytona. Jones will start the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra sixth in the lineup for Saturday's fred's 250 Powered by Coca-Cola.
Oct 17 - 7:32 PM

Erik Jones wins the Rhino Linings 350, his third victory in 14 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.

This is the No. 51 ToyotaCare/Project Pink Toyota Tundra driver's second victory and fifth top-10 finish in 2014. This was his first start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Jones, who entered nine of the 17 races so far this season, is currently 21st in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Sep 28 - 8:14 AM

Erik Jones finishes 7th in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 51 ToyotaCare/Project Pink Toyota Tundra 7th in the lineup for the UNOH 175. Jones, who made eight of the 16 starts so far this season, led seven laps in the race and is currently 22nd in the 2014 NCWTS point standings after this event.
Sep 21 - 10:52 AM

Erik Jones has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in Happy Hour practice for the Camping World Truck Series UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

The average speed of 130.035 mph in the No. 51 Toyota Tundra was best of the 12 trucks that ran 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. No. 21 Joey Coulter, No. 32 Cameron Hayley, No. 19 Tyler Reddick and No. 31 Ben Kennedy are the rest of the top five on this list.
Sep 19 - 4:44 PM

Erik Jones leads the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

He ran a quick lap of 131.925 mph in the No. 51 ToyotaCare/Project Pink Toyota Tundra. No. 88 Matt Crafton, No. 00 Cole Custer, No. 21 Joey Coulter and No. 29 Ryan Blaney round out the top five of the 27 trucks practicing for the UNOH 175. Ted Minor in the No. 36 Chevrolet Silverado was the slowest. Jones also had the fastest 10-lap average speed (129.616 mph) among the seven trucks that ran 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session.
Sep 19 - 12:19 PM

Erik Jones finishes 3rd in Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.

He started the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra 3rd in the lineup for the Chevrolet Silverado 250. He made seven of the 14 starts so far this season and is currently 23rd in the 2014 NCWTS point standings after this event.
Sep 2 - 1:19 PM

Erik Jones finishes 6th in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA.

He started the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra 13th in the lineup for the Pocono Mountains 150. He advanced four spots to 22nd in the 2014 NCWTS point standings after this event.
Aug 4 - 11:28 AM

Erik Jones finishes 29th in Wednesday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway in New Weston, Ohio.

He started the No. 51 Toyota Tundra on the pole (90.393 mph) for the 1-800 Car Cash Mudsummer Classic. After leading 24 laps of the 150 lap event, he had some handling issues and finished six laps down in 29th place. He is currently 26th in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Jul 24 - 8:55 PM

Erik Jones wins the Keystone Light 21 Means 21 Pole Award for the 2nd Annual 1-800 Car Cash Mudsummer Classic with a lap of 19.913 seconds, 90.393 mph.

This is the No. 51 Toyota Tundra driver's first pole in ten NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races. This is his fifth top-10 start in 2014.
Jul 23 - 7:57 PM

Erik Jones leads the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session at Eldora Speedway.

He ran a quick lap of 90.749 mph in the No. 51 Toyota Tundra. No. 35 Mason Mingus, No. 88 Matt Crafton, No. 19 Tyler Reddick and No. 32 Kyle Larson rounded out the top five of the 32 trucks practicing for the 1-800 Car Cash Mudsummer Classic. Jennifer Jo Cobb, in the No. 10 truck, was the slowest. Jones also had the fastest 10-lap average speed (77.068 mph) among the 25 trucks that ran 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session.
Jul 23 - 3:22 PM

18-year-old Erik Jones will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) debut behind the wheel of the No. 20 NarcolepsyLink.com Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing in Saturday night’s EnjoyIllinois.com 300 at Chicagoland Speedway.

He will be looking to carry the momentum of his hard-fought victory in the American Ethanol 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway last Friday night into a successful debut in NASCAR’s second division this weekend. Jones, driving the No. 51 Tundra for Kyle Busch Motorsports, led a race-high 131 laps and held off a hard-charging Ryan Blaney in the closing laps to pick up his second career Truck Series victory in just his ninth series start. Last November at Phoenix, Jones became the youngest winner in the history of the Truck Series when at the age of 17 years, five months and nine days old, he led a race-high 84 laps en route to the victory.-Joe Gibbs Racing
Jul 16 - 7:38 PM

The No. 51 team that competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has been penalized for a rules infraction discovered in post-race inspection July 11 at Iowa Speedway.

The infraction is a P2 level penalty and violates Sections 12-1 (actions detrimental to stock car racing) and 20B-12.8.1 (truck failed to meet post-race height requirements) of the 2014 NASCAR rule book. Crew chief Eric Phillips has been fined $6,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until Dec. 31. In addition, driver Erik Jones has lost 10 championship driver points and owner Kyle Busch has lost 10 championship owner points.-NASCAR.com
Jul 15 - 10:14 PM

Erik Jones wins the 6th Annual American Ethanol 200 presented by Enogen, his second victory in nine NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.

Jones led 131 laps setting a new career high. His previous high was 84 in his Phoenix win. This is the No. 51 Toyota Tundra driver's first victory and first top-10 finish in 2014. It is his first victory and third top-10 finish in three races at Iowa Speedway.
Jul 11 - 10:57 PM

Joe Gibbs Racing announced that 18-year-old Erik Jones will pilot the #20 Toyota in three NASCAR Nationwide Series races this season.

Jones will make his debut behind the wheel of the JGR's #20 Nationwide Series Camry for the first time on July 19 in Chicago before battling on the short track of Bristol Motor Speedway on August 22, and competing at Phoenix International Raceway on November 8. In five races in 2013 with Kyle Busch Motorsports in the Camping World Truck Series, Jones finished in the top 10 in each start, earning two top-five finishes as well as his first career victory at Phoenix International Raceway.(Joe Gibbs Racing)-jayski.com
Jun 20 - 7:42 PM