Martin Truex Jr. is not a lonesome loser. He's crawled his way up the ranks and paid the requisite dues. Truex's long trajectory dates to racing go-karts at the New Egypt Speedway in central New Jersey and a pit stop in Mooresville, N.C., where he once rented a home from Dale Earnhardt Jr. as
Fines went to crew chief of Matt Kenseth and Xfinity crew chief for Darrell Wallace Jr.
Bob Pockrass NASCAR • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com • 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year • More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Follow on Twitter Kasey Kahne, who will be released by Hendrick Motorsports after this season, will replace Leavine Family Racing driver Michael McDowell in 2018.