Found November 15, 2012 on Start 'N' Park Blog: Yardbarker Blogger Network
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When Joey Logano takes the checkered flag this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, it will mark of the end of an era for the 22-year-old.  Logano will be making his final start for the Joe Gibbs Racing Nationwide Series program this weekend in Miami as the youngster will be moving over to Penske Racing in 2013 to pursue other racing opportunities.  Logano has made all of his 109-career Nationwide Series starts behind the wheel of Joe Gibbs Racing cars, his first coming just days after his 18th birthday back in 2008.  That day, Logano made his debut and finished sixth after starting ninth. In just his second-career race, Logano won his first pole and then followed that up with a record setting performance in his third-career start, just three weeks after his 18th birthday, by winning his first Nationwide Series race and becoming the youngest Nationwide Series winner of all time.  In addition to leaving JGR, Logano will also make his final start with long-time sponsor GameStop, who h...
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