Martin Truex Jr. will be one of this week’s best values in the Cheez-it 355k at the Glen. Seven of his last eight attempts on this track type ended in top-15 results.
Martin Truex Jr. is showing an uneven tendency on flat tracks in 2014. In six starts he has top 15 finishes at Richmond, Pocono, and New Hampshire but his other three efforts ended in the 20s at Phoenix, Martinsville, and Indy.
Martin Truex Jr. enters the Crown Royal 400 with back-to-back top-15 finishes. He was eighth in 2012 and 11th in 2013.
Martin Truex Jr. blew an engine in the Daytona 500 to start the season, but he has been running at the end of every race since.
Martin Truex Jr. finished 12th in Sunday’s Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway after scoring the 13th-best average running position of 14.456.
Martin Truex Jr. entered last year’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond with a 10-race streak of sub-10th-place finishes on the short, flat tracks of New Hampshire, Phoenix, Richmond, and Martinsville. Since then, four of his last seven races on this track type ended in top-10s.
When Martin Truex Jr. went to bed the night before the Daytona 500 in February he sincerely felt it was the best chance of his career to capture NASCAR’s biggest race.
Martin Truex Jr. (No. 78 Furniture Row Chevrolet) has two top 10s and an average finish of 11.0 at Kentucky Speedway.
Martin Truex Jr.’s car for the Quaker State 400 will be fully wrapped in World Vision colors to create awareness for the Christian global humanitarian organization.
Heading to Sonoma, Calif. for the first road course event of the season is a welcome venue for both Martin Truex Jr. and the single-car Furniture Row Racing team.
Martin Truex Jr. (No. 78 Furniture Row Chevrolet) has one win, one top five, two top 10s and an average finish of 19.1 at Sonoma Raceway.
Martin Truex Jr. finishes 9th in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pennsylvania.
Martin Truex Jr. and the single-car Furniture Row Racing have shown improvement over the past two Sprint Cup Series weekends and the extra speed that they have found has been a morale-boosting experience.
Martin Truex Jr. finishes 6th in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover (Delaware) International Speedway.