DENVER, NORTH CAROLINA (April 12, 2017) – JGL Racing is proud to announce that Dylan Lupton has joined their popular “Young Guns” program by signing a multi-race deal to pilot the No. 24 Toyota in NASCAR XFINITY Series competition. Lupton will first climb behind the wheel of the No. 24 Toyota in the April 29th event at Richmond International Raceway.
“I am very grateful for this opportunity and excited to start this venture with JGL Racing,” said Lupton. “I feel strongly that this is the right home for me and gives me the best chance to succeed. I cannot wait for Richmond and look forward to growing this program with the No. 24 team.”
Lupton has 10 career NASCAR XFINITY Series starts to his credit to go along with four starts in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. He has a career best XFINITY Series finish of ninth which came at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course during the 2015 season.
“We are excited to add Dylan to our Young Guns program and he is someone that we have watched for the last few years and felt he was a perfect fit”, added JGL Racing team owner James Whitener. “His schedule will have a good mix of races which will allow him to showcase his talents in the No. 24 Toyota.”
Lupton will also pilot the No. 24 Toyota in events at Dover International Speedway (6/3), Pocono Raceway (6/10), Iowa Speedway (6/24), Watkins Glen International (8/5), Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course (8/12) and Road America (8/27). JGL Racing and Lupton will continue their efforts to add additional races to this announced schedule.
Lupton joins previously announced Scott Lagasse, Jr., Corey LaJoie, Drew Herring and Jeb Burton as drivers of the No. 24 Toyota for the XFINITY Series season. Stay tuned for future sponsorship announcements in support of this program.
To learn more about this exciting program please visit www.JGLRacing.com.
About JGL Racing “Young Guns” Program:
The JGL Racing “Young Guns was designed by James Whitener, owner of JGL Racing, with the intent to showcase a group of rising stars in the NASCAR ranks.
The JGL Racing Young Guns program offers many marketing opportunities for corporations and drivers alike. JGL Racing will continue throughout the 2017 season with this program with further driver schedules, sponsor announcements and additional drivers in the near future.