Marc-Antoine Camirand (No. 88 Chevrolet) leads the first practice for the Canadian Tire Series JuliaWine.com Le 50 Tours at Circuit de Trois-Rivieres (Quebec).
Daniel Hemric (No. 19 Blue Gate Bank Ford F-150) put it all on the line in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Chase elimination race at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, unfortunately coming up just short of making the Round of 6.
Crash damage to his suspension sent Carl Edwards home 32nd at Richmond International Raceway this September, which snapped a four-race top-10 streak on short tracks.
Michael McDowell finished 19th at Bristol Motor Speedway in August and 12th at Richmond last month to give him back-to-back top-20s on short tracks.
Kurt Busch has earned nine previous short track victories during his career.
Matt DiBenedetto will be one of the drivers required to qualify on time this week as he gets moved into the third BK Racing entry in a 41-car field at Martinsville Speedway.
Ryan Reed finished 26th at Talladega SuperSpeedway in the Hellmann's 500 after starting 18th.
Carl Edwards finished 29th in the Hellmann's 500 and ended the Talladega SuperSpeedway race four points ahead of the bubble.
Martin Truex Jr. blew an engine barely 41 laps into the Hellmann's 500 at Talladega SuperSpeedway and finished the afternoon 40th.
William Byron (No. 9 Liberty University Toyota Tundra) finished 10th in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) fred's 250 at Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway.
Christopher Bell (No. 4 SiriusXM Toyota Tundra) finished sixth in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) fred's 250 at Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway.
Timothy Peters (No. 17 Red Horse Racing Toyota Tundra) finished third in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) fred's 250 at Alabama's Talladega Superspeedway.