Joe Gibbs Racing announced Thursday morning it has signed Kyle Busch to a contract extension. The team also announced an extension with sponsor Mars Inc. for it to serve as the primary sponsor of the No. 18 Toyota Camry.
No details of the multi-year extensions were revealed.
“I’m proud and honored to continue to compete for Joe Gibbs Racing and Mars,” Busch said in a statement from the team “Racing for more than a decade with such an iconic team and sponsor has been incredible, and knowing that we can continue this winning relationship is very special.”
Busch has been with JGR since 2008. He has won 47 Cup races with the organization and the 2015 series title.
“Since the start of our partnership together in 2008, our relationship has been strong,” said team owner Joe Gibbs in a statement. “As a team owner, the hope is to find partners and drivers that help us grow as an organization, and Kyle Busch and Mars, Incorporated have done exactly that. We have one of the longest partnerships in all of sports, and that really speaks to the strength of the understanding and respect we have for one another.”