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According to breaking news reports it appears that Carl Edwards will be retiring ASAP. Details are still not in on why. At 37 years old this comes to a shock to the racing community. We wish Carl well and hope he enjoys success with whatever he does next.
Quote from USA Today
“In a stunning move, NASCAR star Carl Edwards is leaving Joe Gibbs Racing to pursue other interests outside of driving and will not compete in 2017, FOXSports.com has learned from multiple sources.
On Wednesday, JGR will announce at a press conference that Daniel Suarez will replace Edwards as the driver of the team’s No. 19 Monster Energy Cup Series Toyota. Suarez is the reigning NASCAR XFINITY Series champion.”
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