MOORESVILLE, NC – Jake Griffin will launch his ninth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this week at the World Wide Technology Raceway in Gateway, this time behind the wheel for Niece Motorsports at No. 45 Great Escapes RV Center Chevrolet.
“I’m really excited to get a chance at Niece Motorsports,” said Griffin. “Every driver dreams of the chance to start at this level with equipment capable of winning, so I’m looking forward to taking the chance.”
Griffin has had two Truck Series starts so far this season, both coming to Dirt in Bristol and Knoxville. His best result on those two starts was 12th in a wild race in Knoxville.
Born in Illinois, he has eight starts in the Truck Series that date back to 2015. He achieved his best result of his career in 2016 in Eldora, where he started in eleventh and finished fourth.
“We are very excited to have Jake join Niece Motorsports for Gateway,” said Cody Efaw, general manager of Niece Motorsports. “He’s had some really solid runs in the Truck Series in just a few starts and I think we’ll have a great chance to continue that. Gateway is a fun route and should really suit his driving style. “