Truex and Hamlin Win (While NASCAR Is Changing Before Our Eyes)

Views: 21 With weekday races nearly at end, this week we saw Martin Truex, Jr. win at Bristol and Denny Hamlin winning at Homestead. This was the first win of the season for Truex and Hamlin has now notched three wins to lead all drivers.

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REESE/Draw-Tite Ford Finish 31st at Bristol

Views: 21 Matt DiBenedetto and the No. 21 REESE/Draw-Tite Ford team had some early success in Sunday’s Food City Presents the Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway but were collected in a mid-race multi-car incident and wound up with a 31st-place finish. DiBenedetto started ninth after the line-up for the top 12 starting spots was set by a draw among the top 12 teams in car owner points. He struggled with a loose handling condition in the opening laps but took the lead by staying on the track when…

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Team Penske NASCAR Cup Series Race Report – Bristol

Views: 16 Team Penske NASCAR Cup Series Race Report Track:                Bristol Motor Speedway Race:                 Food City Presents Supermarket Heroes 500 Date:                 May 31, 2020 ____________________________________   No. 2 Discount Tire Ford Mustang – Brad Keselowski Start:  1st Stage 1: 3rd  Stage 2: 9th Finish: 1st (32nd-career NASCAR Cup Series victory) Status: Running  Laps Completed: 500/500 Laps Led: 115 Point Standings (behind first): 4th (-55) Notes:  Brad Keselowski went from third to first with three laps to go to score his second NASCAR Cup Series victory of the 2020 season Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway.  Keselowski was running behind leaders Joey Logano and…

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Suárez Scores Solid Top-20 at Bristol

Views: 16 It’s Good To Be Genuine Toyota Survives Eventful Race with 18th-Place Run Date: May 31, 2020 Event: Supermarket Heroes 500 Series: NASCAR Cup Series Location: Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway (.533-mile oval) Format: 500 laps, broken into three stages (125 laps/125 laps/250 laps) Start/Finish: 37th / 18th (Running, completed 500 of 500 laps) Point Standing: 31st with 91 points, 279 out of first   Race Winner: Brad Keselowski of Team Penske (Ford) Stage 1 Winner: Chase Elliott of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Stage 2 Winner: Chase Elliott of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet)   Stage 1 Recap (Laps 1-125): ● Started 37th, finished…

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RCR Post Race Report – Supermarket Heroes 500

Views: 11 Hard Work and Teamwork Contribute to Austin Dillon and the No. 3 Symbicort (budesonide/formoterol fumarate dihydrate) Chevrolet Team’s Sixth-Place Finish at Bristol Motor Speedway 6th  20th     16th “A sixth-place finish for the No. 3 car! The Symbicort (budesonide/formoterol fumarate dihydrate) Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 was good when it mattered. We worked really hard today. It was a hard-fought battle. The car was tight. We cut a right-front tire, and Goodyear said they didn’t know what happened to the tire, but we recovered. We made some great adjustments throughout the race to improve the…

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Clint Bowyer 2nd in Bristol

Views: 11 Late Surge Propels No. 14 ‘Built Ford Proud’ Mustang   Date: May 31, 2020 Event: Food City presents the Supermarket Heroes 500 (Round 9 of 36) Series: NASCAR Cup Series Location: Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway (.533-mile oval) Format: 500 laps, broken into three stages (125 laps/125 laps/250 laps) Start/Finish: 23rd/2nd (Running, completed 500 of 500 laps) Point Standing: 12th with 232 points, 138 out of first   Race Winner:       Brad Keselowski of Team Penske (Ford) Stage 1 Winner:  Chase Elliott of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet) Stage 2 Winner:  Chase Elliott of Hendrick Motorsports (Chevrolet)…

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