Martin Truex Jr. ready for Atlanta, first 1.5-mile track of the season

The good news for Martin Truex Jr. and the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing team is that they are going from their worst to their best type of racetrack in the NASCAR Cup Series. Truex, who finished 18th after being involved in a late-race multicar wreck in Sunday’s Daytona 500, has admitted that superspeedway racing such as Daytona has not been one of his strong suits. But the next type...
Via Mile High Sports
2 days ago

Late Daytona wreck keeps Martin Truex Jr. from picking up where he left off last season

Truex was running second with seven laps to go before a late wreck left him with an 18th-place finish in the Daytona 500.
Via CSN Chicago
3 days ago

Martin Truex Jr. opens title defense with 18th-place finish at Daytona 500

Martin Truex Jr. restarted second with seven laps remaining in the 2018 NASCAR Cup Series season-opening Daytona 500 but the No. 78 Bass Pro Shops/5-hour ENERGY Toyota was quickly shuffled out of the top 10 and then caught up in a wreck with two laps remaining before limping across the finish line in 18th place. Time spent on pit road from a punctured oil cooler, front-end damage...
Via Mile High Sports
3 days ago

WATCH: Martin Truex Jr. chronicles his dominant 2017 season as he begins his title defense | NASCAR RACEDAY

Martin Truex Jr. looks back at his dominant championship season with Regan Smith as gets ready to defend his title starting with the Daytona 500.
Via FOX Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Truex Jr.’s chance at a Cup repeat has another obstacle. NASCAR’s new inspection system is worrying them.

Martin Truex Jr. will start in the back half of the pack when drivers line up for the Daytona 500 on Sunday.  But NASCAR’s defending champion is concerned more with millimeters. Only two drivers in the past two decades have won back-to-back titles. But if the 78’s grind to the top of the racing’s heap was difficult, and defending that championship even harder, then the new rules...
Via The Denver Post
4 days ago

When it comes to Daytona, Martin Truex Jr. only cares about winning

Two years after finishing second in the Daytona 500, Martin Truex Jr. views restrictor-plate racing as his "biggest weakness."
Via CSN Chicago
7 days ago

WATCH: Martin Truex Jr. officially starts his title defense with the Daytona 500 | NASCAR RACE HUB

Martin Truex Jr. talks with Adam Alexander and Larry McReynolds about starting his 2017 title defense with the Daytona 500.
Via FOX Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Truex Jr. ponders breaking out lucky charm for Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Martin Truex Jr. insists he doesn’t believe in lucky charms or superstitions. But the rabbit’s foot he stuck in his pocket before the 2017 season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway has him reconsidering his views. Truex won at Homestead to clinch his first championship. Former NHRA racer Darrell Gwynn gave Truex the lucky charm before the race. Truex brought...
Via The Denver Post
8 days ago

WATCH: Winner's Weekend: Martin Truex Jr. - Homestead-Miami I NASCAR RACE HUB

Martin Truex Jr. talks with Jamie Little about how he was able win the Ford EcoBoost 400 and score his first career title.
Via FOX Sports
November 21, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Martin Truex Jr. Post-Race Interview | 2017 HOMESTEAD-MIAMI | NASCAR VICTORY LANE

Martin Truex Jr. checks in with the 'NASCAR Victory Lane' crew after winning the 2017 Cup Series Championship and the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Via FOX Sports
November 20, 2017  |  Discuss

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