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Corey LaJoie

Team: JGL Racing-24-NXS
Age / DOB:  (26) / 9/25/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'1 / 180

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Fresh off exciting news of their switch to Ford Performance in 2018, JGL Racing entered the season finale with Corey LaJoie piloting their No. 24 Toyota once again.
Despite some troubles on pit road, LaJoie steered his No. 24 youtheory Toyota to a solid 15th place finish in the running of the Ford Ecoboost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. LaJoie competed in only 6 of the 33 series races this year and closed out the season 58th in the 2017 NXS driver championship standings. Nov 21 - 2:57 PM

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Corey LaJoie (No. 24 youtheory Toyota) will be making his fourth career NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

This event will be LaJoie's 22nd career XFINITY series start and the sixth this season in the No. 24 Toyota.-Integrity Sports Marketing
Nov 15 - 9:51 PM

Corey LaJoie led the field during final NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour (NWMT) practice for the Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway with a fast lap of 59.332 mph in preparation for the Southern Slam 150 to be held tonight on the quarter-mile oval located on the front stretch of the track.

LaJoie, who currently drives for BK Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, outpaced Danny Bohn in the final session. LaJoie has one career NWMT win taking the checkered flag on the same type of track at Atlanta Motor Speedway in 2010. Bohn, led all drivers in the first practice session with a fast lap of 59.175 mph.
Oct 6 - 3:20 PM

Corey LaJoie (No. 24 youtheory Toyota) will be making his second career NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Charlotte Motor Speedway to go along two prior starts in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.

He finished 24th in his only other XFINITY Series start at the Concord, NC track after starting in the 17th position. This event will be LaJoie's 20th career XFINITY series start and the fourth this season in the No. 24 Toyota.-Integrity Sports Marketing
Oct 4 - 4:31 PM

Corey LaJoie (No. 24 youtheory Toyota) will be making his second career NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Dover International Speedway.

He finished sixth in his debut at the track last season piloting the No. 24 youtheory Toyota. While this will be LaJoie's second XFINITY Series start at "The Monster Mile" - he has plenty of experience at the one mile track. Corey has had five starts at Dover in the NASCAR K&N Series. In those five starts he has accumulated four top-10 finishes including a visit to Victory Lane in the 2012 event. This event will be LaJoie's 19th career XFINITY series start and the third this season in the No. 24 Toyota.-Integrity Sports Marketing
Sep 28 - 8:36 PM

Corey LaJoie spun exiting the carousel early in the first practice session for I Love New York 355 at Watkins Glen International and did significant damage to his Toyota.

Lajoie was not on many radar screens, but he slowed practice by putting down a lot of debris.
Aug 5 - 10:35 AM

Corey LaJoie finished 27th in last week’s GoBowling.com 400 at Kansas Speedway, which was his best finish on this track type.

Lajoie has been getting progressively stronger on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks in the past few races. He finished 32nd at Texas Motor Speedway, but it will take a few races before he is truly fantasy relevant.
May 26 - 10:54 PM

Corey LaJoie has finished worse than he started in all three similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track races this year.

LaJoie’s worst overall effort was at Texas Motor Speedway. He finished 32nd, which was his best result, but he lost nine place-differential points in that race. His worst overall finish was a 39th at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after starting 34th.
May 12 - 11:53 AM

Corey LaJoie got off to a good start at Daytona International Speedway this spring with a 24th-place finish after starting 31st.

LaJoie was seven laps off the pace at the end, but attrition accounted for some gained position. After leaving Daytona, he developed a propensity for racing over his head and struggled for a while. He finally matched his career-best finish of 24th at Bristol Motor Speedway by driving within the limits of the car.
May 6 - 1:30 PM

Corey LaJoie finished 24th in the season-opening Daytona 500, but he has been unable to crack the top 25 since.

He came close at Martinsville Speedway with a 28th. Last week, he managed to avoid trouble throughout the O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. It will take a while for him to contend for top results, but so long as he manages to stay out of trouble he will earn enough seat time to gradually improve.
Apr 15 - 9:09 PM

Corey LaJoie finished 28th last week at Martinsville Speedway in the STP 500, which was his second consecutive top-30 finish.

Lajoie was driving over his head at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Phoenix International Raceway. He crashed and his father Randy gave him some guidance about driving within the limitations of the car. That seems to have helped and his Martinsville result was his second-best of the season.
Apr 8 - 3:22 AM

Randy Cox will be the crew chief on the No. 83 Toyota Camry for Corey LaJoie for the remainder of the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season. Previously, Cox was crew chief for the BK Racing No. 26 Toyota in 2014.

"I’m very happy to be back with BK Racing for 2017," said Cox. "I’ve known Corey and the LaJoie family for a long time. He’s a hardworking and hard-racing guy, and I’m eager to see what we can build together." Cox has been a crew chief in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series since 2007, and has been a crew chief in the XFINITY Series since 2004. In the XFINITY Series, he went to victory lane his very first race as a crew chief with driver Jamie McMurray in 2004 with Braun Motorsports.-BK Racing
Apr 6 - 10:47 AM

Corey LaJoie has suffered crash damage in four of the five races held this season.

LaJoie kept his car running until the end of two of those events to score a 24th in the Daytona 500 and a 30th in the Auto Club 400. His other two accidents dropped him to the very back of the pack, so there is little incentive to start him at Martinsville.
Mar 31 - 12:50 AM

Corey LaJoie welcomed the season debut of the youtheory sponsorship this weekend at Auto Club Speedway and his second NASCAR XFINITY Series appearance of the season behind the wheel of the No. 24 Toyota for JGL Racing.

He started the 150-lap event from the 26th position as a result of his qualifying effort earlier in the day. The 25-year old racer piloted the No. 24 to an 18th place finish in the running of the Service King 300 at the Fontana, California track.-Integrity Sports Marketing
Mar 27 - 11:47 AM

In four starts this year, Corey LaJoie has experienced crash damage three times.

The most recent two incidents were severe enough to force him to retire. He made only 16 laps in the Kobalt 400 to finish last in 39th. One other car beat him to the garage at Phoenix International Raceway when he cut a tire and pounded the wall on lap 115 of 314.
Mar 24 - 1:33 PM