Jordan's Uncle Greg Ives Achieves His First Victory As NASCAR Crew Chief

The Ives family had a very exciting weekend, as Greg Ives achieved his first NASCAR Nationwide victory as the crew chief of JR Motorsports # 7 Tax Slayer car driven by Regan Smith.

Greg said, “This is a great feeling. I try to stay calm throughout the race whether we’re 1st or 31st. And now the excitement is here. It’s definitely a dream come true for me. I appreciate everyone’s hard work at the shop. We have a lot of talented people in different areas at JRM and they have all stepped up to the plate. Getting this opportunity is pretty awesome.”

To read more about the victory at Talladega visit the red link below:


To see the race from Regan Smith's view, watch this video of his in car cam, it truly makes the win look impressive!!  Click on red link below:

2013 Aaron's 312: Regan Smith's Amazing Win

Regan's victory lane interview with ESPN.  Click on red link below:

2013 Aaron's 312: Victory Lane Regan Smith

To see the full post NASCAR Nationwide Series race press conference with winning team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver Regan Smith and crew chief Greg Ives, click the red link below:

Post race interview with Dale Earnhardt Jr, Regan Smith, & Greg Ives