David Gilliland Racing (DGR) is a racing outfit headquartered in Mooresville, North Carolina. Established in 2017 by David Gilliland, a notable former Cup Series driver with multiple race wins under his belt, the team initially operated from a facility situated on Gilliland’s personal property. Over time, DGR has expanded significantly and now occupies an impressive 60,000 square feet of space in Mooresville, a renowned hub for stock car racing.
Specializing in NASCAR competitions, DGR fields entries in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), ARCA Menards Series, and CARS Tour, showcasing its versatility across different racing platforms.
In 2021, the team welcomed Johnny Gray as a co-owner, adding his wealth of experience as a veteran National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) racer and accomplished entrepreneur to the fold. Hailing from Artesia, New Mexico, Gray brings his expertise as a former NHRA Funny Car and Pro Stock driver to enhance DGR’s competitive edge.