Joey Logano, current driver of the No.20 Home Depot Toyota is leaving Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) and headed to Penske Racing in 2013.
This was officially announced today with a press release from Penske Racing which you can read below.
Logano was faced with a choice when JGR signed Kenseth, it was unknown what car Kenseth would drive initially, it all depended on if Logano was to return or not. If Logano would of returned, it would of been only a part-time ride as their fourth driver in the #20 in the NSCS due to Joe Gibbs not having full time sponsorship for a fourth car. Joe Gibbs also said he wanted Logano to regroup for a season.
Kenseth would of taken another number but regardless, Kenseth was taking over the sponsorship with Home Depot.
Logano has been with JGR since he first started racing, the 22 year old old will move to Penske Racing to drive the No.22 Ford next season with full sponsorship from Shell/Pennzoil.
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