It’s Good To Be Genuine Toyota Racing: Daniel Suárez Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol Preview

Views: 16 MOORESVILLE, North Carolina (May 29, 2020) – It’s time for a little change of scenery for Daniel Suárez and the No. 96 It’s Good To Be Genuine Toyota Camry team for Gaunt Brothers Racing (GBR). After four races in the Carolinas during an 11-day stretch that ended a 70-day hiatus for the NASCAR Cup Series due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they’ll take to the concrete, high-banked, half-mile Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway oval for the some short-track racing.   Sunday’s Supermarket Heroes 500 marks the ninth race of 2020…

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No. 98 HighPoint.com: Chase Briscoe Bristol NXS Advance

Views: 13 NASCAR Xfinity Series Overview   Event:  Cheddar’s 300 presented by Alsco (Round 7 of 33) Date:  June 1, 2020 Location:  Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway Layout:  .533-mile oval   Chase Briscoe Notes of Interest   •  The Cheddar’s 300 presented by Alsco is the seventh event of the 33-race NASCAR Xfinity Series schedule. It will mark the third event for the Xfinity Series since racing returned May 21 at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway after a 10-week hiatus amid the COVID-19 pandemic. •  The No. 98 HighPoint.com Ford Mustang will carry the name of Xfinity employee…

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Scag Power Equipment Back with John Hunter Nemechek at Bristol

Views: 14 NEMECHEK TALKS BRISTOL: “I feel like our No. 38 Scag Power Equipment team has a lot of momentum going for us right now. We’ve had some really encouraging, really strong runs at Darlington and Charlotte over the last couple of weeks. We’ve seen a lot of great speed and we’re making improvements each week to make sure that our results reflect that speed. “Bristol is a tough track all around. It’s fast and slick and it can be really unforgiving, so you’ve got to be on top of…

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HaasTooling.com Racing: Cole Custer Darlington 500k Race Report

Views: 30 Date: May 20, 2020 Event: Darlington 500k Series: NASCAR Cup Series Location: Darlington (S.C.) Raceway (1.366-mile oval) Format: 228 laps, broken into three stages (60 laps/65 laps/83 laps) Start/Finish: 22nd/31st (Running, completed 206 of 208 laps) Point Standing: 24th with 88 points, 170 out of first Note: Race called official 20 laps short of its scheduled 228-lap distance due to rain.   Race Winner: Denny Hamlin of Joe Gibbs Racing (Toyota) Stage 1 Winner: Clint Bowyer of Stewart-Haas Racing (Ford) Stage 2 Winner: Clint Bowyer of Stewart-Haas Racing (Ford)   Stage 1 Recap (Laps 1-60):       …

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Newman Battles to 14th-Place Finish in Rain-Shortened Darlington Race

Views: 40 DARLINGTON, S.C. (May 20, 2020) – In a day filled with avoiding raindrops, the scheduled 311.4-mile NASCAR Cup Series race was cut short Wednesday with Ryan Newman scoring a 14th-place finish in the Oscar Mayer Ford. At one point Newman led the field just past the halfway point, as varying strategies played out with the race ending after 208 laps.     It was an eventful night for Newman, who rolled off sixth after scoring a 15th-place finish in Sunday’s race at Darlington. He maintained his top-10 standing early as he and the team managed tight conditions.…

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Buescher Settles for 23rd-place Result at Darlington

Views: 31 DARLINGTON, S.C. (May 20, 2020) – A bold pit strategy nearly resulted in a 1-2 finish for the Roush Fenway team, as the No. 6 and 17 Mustangs stayed out during the second stage break with inclement weather threatening Darlington Raceway. Rain drops fell on the track with Chris Buescher in the second position and the caution flag displayed, but ultimately cleared and he took the checkered flag 23rd on Wednesday night at the South Carolina track. Buescher rolled off the grid 32nd in his Fastenal Ford and drove…

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