On NASCAR Race Hub, Shannon Spake reports FOX Sports has confirmed that Erik Jones won’t return to Joe Gibbs Racing for the 2021 season.
Joe Gibbs Racing has decided against renewing No. 20 driver Erik Jones contract beyond the 2020 campaign according to Fox Sports Shannon Spake on NASCAR Race Hub late Saturday Evening.
On #NASCAR Race Hub, Shannon Spake reports FOX Sports has confirmed that Erik Jones won't return to Joe Gibbs Racing in 2021.
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) August 6, 2020
With Truex, Kyle Busch, Bell and Denny Hamlin all under contract after this season, Joe Gibbs Racing was in a situation where they was damned if he signed Jones and damned if he didn’t.
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ones isn’t in the top 10 because he’s had so many poor finishes in 2020. He’s finished outside the top 20 in nine races.
He got his first career victory in 2018 at Daytona in the July race and then won at Darlington in the Southern 500 in 2019.