One of the worst-kept secrets in auto racing has now been made official: Carl Edwards is moving to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2015. Edwards will drive the No. 19 Toyota Camry for JGR, with a 17-race sponsorship from ARRIS Group, Inc., which is a global innovator in IP, video and broadband technology. Edwards will join current JGR drivers Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and his former Roush Fenway Racing teammate Matt Kenseth to form a four-car team.
Edwards is currently driving the No. 99 at RFR, where he has spent his entire 11-year career to date. Edwards has won 23 Sprint Cup Series races and 38 Nationwide Series race; he also won the 2007 Nationwide Series championship.
Another new face for the 2015 driving line-up is 22-year-old Daniel Suarez, who is currently competing in both the NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series and the K&N Pro Series East. The NASCAR Drive for Diversity member made his Nationwide Series debut for JGR in Richmond earlier this year, earning a 19th-place finish.
Suarez will also be sponsored by ARRIS Group, Inc. in the Nationwide Series, as well as selected Camping World Truck Series races in 2015.
Learn more about these two new members of JGR at joegibbsracing.com.
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