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John Hunter Nemechek

Team: Chip Ganassi Racing-42-NXS
Age / DOB:  (20) / 6/11/1997
Ht / Wt:  5'8" / 145

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John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet) finished 14th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) OneMain Financial 200 at Dover Int'l Speedway.
He started 35th in the lineup and completed all laps of the 200 laps run. Nemechek entered six of the 10 NXS races run so far this season and is ranked 16th in the 2018 driver point standings after this event. May 6 - 11:37 AM

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John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Chevrolet) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series OneMain Financial 200 at Dover (DE) Int'l Speedway.

His average speed of 152.121 mph was best of the four cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. No. 9 Tyler Reddick (151.444 mph), No. 18 Noah Gragson (151.442) and No. 20 Christopher Bell (150.120) are the others on this list.
May 4 - 12:27 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 FAS Chevrolet Camaro) will be making his first career NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Dover International Speedway this weekend.

He has four previous starts at Dover in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series with a career best finish of sixth which came in his first start there in 2014.-Chip Ganassi Racing
May 3 - 8:34 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc Chevrolet) finished seventh in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Spark Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway.

He started fourth in the lineup and completed all laps of the 115 laps run. Nemechek entered five of the nine NXS races run so far this season and is ranked 19th in the 2018 driver point standings after this event.
Apr 29 - 10:57 AM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet) tops the speed chart in the Final Practice session for the XFINITY Series ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond (VA) Raceway.

He ran a fast lap of 119.090 mph. No. 7 Justin Allgaier, No. 18 Noah Gragson, No. 20 Christopher Bell and No. 00 Cole Custer round out the top-five of the 37 cars out on the track. The No. 28 Ford, driven by Tony Mrakovich, was the slowest in the final practice session.
Apr 20 - 12:16 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 FAS Chevrolet Camaro) will make his first start in NASCAR XFINITY Series competition at Richmond Raceway in Friday night's ToyotaCare 250.

Nemechek has only made one previous start at Richmond that came in a NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race on April 25, 2013.-Chip Ganassi Racing
Apr 19 - 3:14 PM

John H. Nemechek (No. 8 Fleetwing Chevrolet Silverado) won the Alpha Energy Solutions 250, his sixth victory in 79 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races.

This is his first victory and first top-10 finish in 2018. It is his first victory and fourth top-10 finish in ten NCWTS races at Martinsville Speedway. Kyle Benjamin (2nd), making his first start at Martinsville, posted his first top-10 finish in 2018. Brett Moffitt (3rd) posted his second top-10 finish in two races at Martinsville. Myatt Snider (6th) was the highest finishing Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender. Pole-sitter Ben Rhodes led a race-high 134 laps and finished the 250-lap event in 12th place. Johnny Sauter (19th) leads the NCWTS point standings by 29 points over Grant Enfinger (4th).
Mar 26 - 1:27 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 8 Fleetwing Chevrolet Silverado) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice leading up to the Alpha Energy Solutions 250 at Martinsville (VA) Speedway.

The average speed of 93.459 mph was best of the 25 trucks that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. No. 88 Matt Crafton, No. 51 Harrison Burton, No. 16 Brett Moffitt and No. 41 Ben Rhodes are the rest of the top-five on this list.
Mar 23 - 9:38 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series Roseanne 300 at Auto Club Speedway.

His average speed of 173.500 mph was best of the five cars that ran at least 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session.No. 20 Christopher Bell (171.920 mph), No. 9 Tyler Reddick (168.833), No. 19 Brandon Jones (168.781) and No. 01 Vinnie Miller (162.770) are the others on this list.
Mar 16 - 5:39 PM

John Hunter Nemechek makes just his second career NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) start this week at Auto Club Speedway (ACS).

In his first series start last month at Atlanta Motor Speedway he made an impressive series debut with a third-place qualifying effort and a fourth-place finish. He has never competed at ACS, however he will be driving the No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro that won last year's race, when Kyle Larson opened the weekend sweep with a victory in the NXS race at the two-mile D-shaped oval.-Chip Ganassi Racing
Mar 16 - 1:38 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet) finished 4th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA.

He started 3rd in the lineup and completed all of the 163 laps run. Nemechek, who was making his first start of the two NXS races run so far this season, is currently 16th in the 2018 championship standings after this event.
Feb 24 - 9:22 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 42 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet) tops the speed chart in the Final Practice session for the XFINITY Series Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA.

He ran a fast lap of 178.516 mph. No. 20 Christopher Bell, No. 00 Cole Custer, No. 3 Ty Dillon and No. 19 Brandon Jones round out the top-five of the 42 cars out on the track. The No. 74 Chevy, driven by Mike Harmon, was the slowest. Nemechek also had a 10-lap average speed of 172.687 mph. This was the best of the 16 cars running at least 10 consecutive laps in the final practice session.
Feb 23 - 8:08 PM

This weekend marks John Hunter Nemechek’s third Daytona International Speedway appearance with the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS).

The No. 8 Fleetwing Corporation Chevrolet Silverado driver has earned an average starting position of 17.0 and an average finishing position of 10.5 at the track. Nemechek made his NCWTS track debut on February 19, 2016. In five combined NCWTS starts on restrictor plate tracks (Daytona and Talladega), Nemechek has an average finish of 14.0 with 405 laps completed. He has one more restrictor plate start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series than his father, Joe Nemechek.-NEMCO Motorsports
Feb 16 - 11:57 AM

John Hunter Nemechek will move up to the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) next season, where he will share the driving duties in Chip Ganassi Racing’s No. 42 Chevrolet.

CGR is expected to field one full-time team in the NXS in 2018 with Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson and Nemechek combining for a majority of the races. Nemechek’s move to the NXS is not expected to mean the end of NEMCO Motorsports, however. The team still plans to compete in the Truck series next season and is in the process of securing sponsorship and another driver. Nemechek could also still do some races.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 12:02:00 PM

John Hunter Nemechek (No. 8 Fire Alarm Services Inc. Chevrolet Silverado) finished 15th in last Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) season-ending Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, FL.

He started 14th in the lineup and completed 133 laps of the 134-lap race. Nemechek competed in all 23 truck races this year and closed out the season eighth in the 2017 NCWTS driver championship standings.
Fri, Nov 24, 2017 10:45:00 AM