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Erik Jones

Team: Furniture Row Racing-77
Age / DOB:  (20) / 5/30/1996

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Furniture Row Racing has announced David Hart as Erik Jones public relations specialist for 2017.
Hart worked for Richard Childress Racing from 1999 through 2013 and was most recently public relations manager for Laguna Seca Raceway. Jones will give Hart plenty to talk about as he battles Ty Dillon for 2017 Rookie of the Year honors. The added media attention will fuel this Young Gun’s efforts. Jan 5 - 12:24 PM

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As part of the shifting of charters when HScott Motorsports decided to leave the sport fir 2017, Furniture Row Racing has acquired a guaranteed start for the No. 77 entry that will be fielded by Erik Jones.

That will help him reach his full potential in 2017 since he will not need to worry about qualifying on time. Jones is an early favorite to win next year’s Rookie of the Year honors.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 05:30:00 PM

Erik Jones ((No. 20 GameStop/PowerA Toyota) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the XFINITY Series final practice for the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Florida's Homestead-Miami Speedway.

The average speed of 167.017 mph was best of the 19 cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this final practice session. No. 19 Daniel Suarez, No. 42 Kyle Larson, No. 88 Alex Bowman and No. 3 Ty Dillon are the rest of the top five on this list.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 08:52:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 Hisense Toyota Camry) finished 10th in Saturday night's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Ticket Galaxy 200 at Phoenix Int’l Raceway in Avondale, AZ.

He started second in the lineup, led three laps and completed all laps of the 200-lap race. Jones is ranked third in the point standings after this event and moves on to the season-ending Championship 4 round next weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, seeded #3, to compete for the 2016 NXS Championship.
Mon, Nov 14, 2016 09:36:00 PM

Erik Jones ((No. 20 Hisense Toyota) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the XFINITY Series final practice for the Ticket Galaxy 200 at Phoenix Int’l Raceway in Avondale, AZ.

The average speed of 132.709 mph was best of the 20 cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this final practice session. No. 18 Kyle Busch, No. 19 Daniel Suarez, No. 48 Brennan Poole and No. 7 Justin Allgaier make up the rest of the top-five on this list.
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 07:21:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Call of Duty Toyota) finished fourth in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, TX.

He started second on the grid, led 23 laps and completed all of the 200 laps run. Jones, who competed in all 31 NXS races so far this season, is third in the 2016 championship standings after this event.
Mon, Nov 7, 2016 08:59:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 Reser's Main Street Bistro Toyota Camry) finished 15th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, KS.

He started 2nd on the grid, led 11 laps and completed 199 of the 200 laps run. Jones, who competed in all 30 NXS races so far this season, dropped one spot to fifth in the 2016 championship standings after this event.
Sun, Oct 16, 2016 10:09:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/NBA 2K17 Toyota) finished fifth in Sunday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC.

He started second on the grid, led 21 laps and completed all of the 200 laps run. Jones is sixth in the standings after this event and moves on to the Round of 8 seeded fourth in the Chase for the 2016 NXS Championship.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016 03:52:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/NBA 2K17 Toyota) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the XFINITY Series final practice for the Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Concord, NC.

The average speed of 179.577 mph was best of the 15 cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this final practice session. No. 19 Daniel Suarez, No. 42 Kyle Larson, No. 3 Ty Dillon and No. 2 Austin Dillon are the rest of the top five on this list.
Thu, Oct 6, 2016 08:45:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/NBA 2K17 Toyota) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series Drive for the Cure 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Concord, NC.

His average of 177.432 mph was best of the three cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. No. 6 Darrell Wallace Jr. (174.689 mph) and No. 21 Spencer Gallagher (171.117 mph) are the others on this list.
Thu, Oct 6, 2016 08:34:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/RiseoftheTombRaider:20YrCeleb Toyota) finished 16th in Sunday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Drive Sober 200 at Delaware's Dover Int’l Speedway.

He started on the pole the grid, led 54 laps and completed 198 of the 200 laps run. Jones, who competed in all 28 NXS races so far this season, dropped one spot to 10th in the 2016 championship standings after this event.
Mon, Oct 3, 2016 08:22:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Toyota) won the Coors Light Pole Award for the Drive Sober 200 (158.318 mph) for his 12th pole in 54 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races.

This is his ninth pole and 27th top-10 start in 2016 and his second pole in three races at Dover Int'l Speedway. Sprint Cup regular Kyle Busch (second) posted his 16th top-10 NXS start of 2016 and his 15th in 21 NXS races at Dover. Joey Logano, another Sprint Cup regular, (third) posted his 13th top-10 NXS start at Dover and his 12th in 12 NXS races this season.
Sat, Oct 1, 2016 02:46:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Overwatch Toyota) was credited with a 28th place DNF in Saturday night's NASCAR XFINITY Series VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY.

He started on the pole, led 100 laps and completed 187 laps of the 200 laps run before exiting the race (Accident). Jones, who competed in all 27 NXS races so far this season, dropped 8 spots to 9th in the 2016 championship standings after this event.
Mon, Sep 26, 2016 03:37:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Overwatch Toyota Camry) won the 21 means 21 Pole Award for the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 (187.207 mph).

This is his 11th pole in 53 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races. It is his eighth pole and 26th top-10 start in 2016 and his first pole in four races at Kentucky Speedway. Daniel Suarez (second) posted his 27th top-10 start of 2016 and his fourth in four races at KS. Elliott Sadler (third) posted his seventh top-10 start at KS and his 20th in 27 races this season.
Sat, Sep 24, 2016 07:25:00 PM

Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Overwatch Toyota Camry) tops the speed chart in the Final Practice session for the XFINITY Series VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY.

He ran a fast lap of 188.022 mph. No. 18 Matt Tifft, No. 2 Sam Hornish Jr., No. 22 Austin Cindric and No. 19 Daniel Suarez round out the top-five of the 41 cars out on the track. The No. 25 Ford Mustang, driven by Chris Cockrum the slowest in the final practice session. Jones also had a 10-lap average speed of 183.903 mph. This was the best of the 15 cars running at least 10 consecutive laps in this session.
Fri, Sep 23, 2016 07:57:00 PM