Joe Gibbs Racing indicated Monday that its Nos. 11 and 18 teams will swap pit crews, starting with Sunday‘s NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Driver Denny Hamlin and the No. 11 Toyota team remain alive in the Cup Series Playoffs, which continue with Sunday‘s AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500 at the 1.5-mile Fort Worth track. Kyle Busch, driver of Coach Joe Gibbs‘ No. 18 Camry, was eliminated from title contention after last weekend‘s race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The move was first reported by FOX Sports‘ Bob Pockrass, and later independently confirmed by NASCAR.com through a JGR representative.
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