Elliott Sadler to drive in Nationwide for Joe Gibbs Racing in 2013

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The rumors regarding Elliott Sadler joining Joe Gibbs Racing in 2013 in the NASCAR Nationwide Series are true, Sadler confirmed Monday via Twitter.

Sadler spent the last two seasons at Richard Childress Racing in the No.2 One Main Financial Chevrolet.

He won four races and finished in the top ten 24 of 33 races in 2012. Sadler was bidding for the title with Ricky Stenhouse Jr; as they swapped the points lead five times during the season. Sadler finished having a terrific season, second in points, just -23 points behind Stenhouse Jr for the championship.

Sadler will drive the No.11 One Main Financial car at JGR.He joins Brian Vickers who signed earlier this Fall.

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