Sponsorship Troubles Plague JGL Racing, Part Ways With Armstrong

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JGL Racing has announced that it has suspended driver duties effective immediately with Dakoda Armstrong.  Armstrong has piloted the team’s No. 28 Toyota entry in the NASCAR XFINITY Series for the 2017 season with sponsorship for the program. However, due to lack of sponsorship payments, JGL Racing has been forced to make this drastic move for the rest of the 2017 season.

NXS: Joe Gibbs Racing Tabs Armstrong to Drive No. 18 Toyota in Iowa XFINITY Race

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With Matt Tifft continuing his rehabilitation from recent brain surgery for removal of a low-grade glioma, Joe Gibbs Racing announced Tuesday that Indiana native Dakoda Armstrong will pilot the No. 18 Toyota with support from his sponsor, Winfield, this weekend at Iowa Speedway.

NXS: WinField, Dakoda Armstrong Join JGL Racing for 2016 Season

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DENVER, N.C. — official team release — JGL Racing photo — JGL Racing officials announced today that Dakoda Armstrong has joined the growing organization and will headline their 2016 drivers lineup. Armstrong will pilot the team’s No. 28 Toyota in the 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series season and will be joined by longtime sponsor WinField. “I am really excited to work …

NSCS: Richard Petty Motorsports Ready To Make Historical Run Through Summer

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Getty Images photo — The dog days of summer are here and no race organization is looking forward to them more than Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM). Ending the Month of May with a top-five finish, RPM is focused on the next 11 races that make up the June, July and August NASCAR Sprint …

AUDIO/NASCAR Media Tour Day 3: Richard Petty Motorsports Optimistic About 2015; Dakoda Armstrong Hoping for Breakout

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Correspondent James Pike and Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Tom Baker audio — Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images North America photo — If there was one team that overachieved in 2014 and didn’t get all the credit they deserved, it was Richard Petty Motorsports. Which is why, heading into the new year, no one should …

NXS: Armstrong and WinField Renew with Richard Petty Motorsports

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today that Dakoda Armstrong and sponsor WinField™ have renewed their partnership for the 2015 NASCAR Xfinity Series season. Armstrong returns for his second season with the team after accumulating three top-10 finishes and the pole at Daytona in July. Armstrong finished …

NNS: Richard Petty Motorsports Signs Dakoda Armstrong

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CONCORD, N.C. (December 04, 2013) – Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) announced today its signing of 22-year-old Dakoda Armstrong, who will assume driving duties of the No. 43 Ford Mustang in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS).  The multi-year contract marks an ongoing commitment towards winning as the RPM team looks to build upon recent success. WinFieldTM, Armstrong’s primary sponsor during his tenure …

NASCAR Trucks: Armstrong to roll with new crew chief in Sin City

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September 23, 2013 – Charlotte, NC – Dakoda Armstrong, driver of the #60 WinField Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, and officials from Turn One Racing confirmed the addition of veteran crew chief Doug George to the team. Before joining Armstrong and the team at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in August as truck chief, George most recently served as …