Joey Logano indicators multi-year NASCAR contract extension with Penske - Motor Informed

Joey Logano indicators multi-year NASCAR contract extension with Penske

Earlier this season, workforce proprietor Roger Penske had stated he was anticipating to signal the 2018 NASCAR Cup Collection champion to a long-term extension and the deal was lastly introduced on Wednesday.

“During the last 10 years Joey has change into such an necessary a part of Staff Penske and we all know he’ll proceed to be a pacesetter and a winner with the #22 Ford workforce nicely into the long run,” stated Penske.

“Joey is a superb champion of our sport and we’re happy with how he continues to provide for our workforce and symbolize all of our companions, together with Shell, Pennzoil and Ford. He additionally brings veteran management to our programme, serving as an important mentor and team-mate to each Ryan [Blaney] and Austin [Cindric].

“With all he has achieved in his profession, he nonetheless has rather a lot left to perform with Staff Penske.”

Logano, 32, joined Staff Penske previous to the beginning of the 2013 season. Over the course of his 10 years with the workforce, he has received 27 Cup races, together with the 2015 Daytona 500, the 2016 NASCAR All-Star race and the primary race within the Subsequent Gen automobile – the pre-season 2022 Conflict on the Coliseum.

He additionally gave Penske its second-ever Cup championship together with his victory within the 2018 season finale at Homestead.

Joey Logano and Tim Cindric

Joey Logano and Tim Cindric

Picture by: Rusty Jarrett / NKP / Motorsport Images

Logano is already certified for this season’s playoffs thanks to 2 victories this 12 months – at Darlington and Gateway.

“Since taking on the #22 automobile at Staff Penske, I’ve had the chance to perform so lots of my desires each on and off the observe.” stated Logano. “For the final 10 years, Roger has supplied me the assets to be aggressive, a workforce that stands behind me and management that’s second to none.

“I’m excited to be persevering with our relationship collectively so we will maintain specializing in profitable races, extra championships and doing what we do for a few years to return.”

Since he joined Staff Penske, Logano has certified for the playoffs in all however one season which got here in 2017. Logano has additionally reached the title race 4 occasions with the squad.

Logano additionally has 30 profession wins within the Xfinity Collection and one victory in Vehicles.



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