NTS Motorsports is pleased to announce that Arthur Krenzel Lett (AKL) Insurance Group, a risk management solutions firm, specializing in auto, home, life, and commercial insurance products, will continue its support of Ron Hornaday in 2013 as an active player in the team’s sponsorship lineup.
Daniel Suarez (#19 ARRIS Toyota Camry) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series Hisense 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Erik Jones (#20 GameStop Toyota Camry) led the first practice session for the XFINITY Series Hisense 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kurt Busch posted the fastest single lap in the first practice for the Coke 600 with a speed of 192.843 mph. That makes him one of the favorites to win this week’s pole. Qualification will be held Thursday night.
Saturday’s race at Charlotte Motor Speedway will mark Cole Custer’s second NASCAR XFINITY Series start, but first behind the wheel of the No. 88 Chevrolet.
The NASCAR K&N Pro Series East (NKNPSE) will be back in action this Saturday for the inaugural ComServe Wireless 150 at the newly opened .4-mile oval Dominion Raceway in Virginia.
In 11 NASCAR XFINITY Series starts at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Justin Allgaier (#7 Suave Men Chevrolet Camaro) has two top fives and six top 10s.
An accident at Dover International Speedway put an end to a two-race, top-10 streak for Austin Dillon. He finished third at Talladega SuperSpeedway and sixth at Kansas Speedway to make it appear he was starting to get some momentum.
Jamie McMurray has persevered most of this season and has been running at the end of every race with only two top-10s to show for his effort. One of these was a fourth at Talladega SuperSpeedway, but he has failed to complete all the laps in two races since.
Joey Logano has earned the sixth-best, strength-based Fantasy Power Ranking in the first 12 races of the season with a 9.6. His average finish of 13.3 is only ninth-best, however, suggesting he has been stronger than lucky.