Joe Gibbs joined the list of heavy hitters defending NASCAR during one of its shakiest periods in decades.
The owner of powerhouse Joe Gibbs Racing said NASCAR has a bright future and noted top-level companies would not participate if the sport was a sinking ship.
"You don't get the biggest and best companies in America involved in our sport, and going as hard as they are and re-upping and signing unless you've got a sport that brings value to the table," Gibbs said Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.
The season opens Sunday with the Daytona 500, the showcase piece of NASCAR's 11-month schedule. In the buildup to this version of the Super Bowl,...