Ryan Truex will pilot the No. 98 Carrol Shelby Engine Co. Ford Mustang for Biagi DenBeste Racing at Texas Motor Speedway.
Ryan Truex (No. 98 Carrol Shelby Engine Company Ford Mustang) will make his third and final start of the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series season this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Ryan Truex will make his return to the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) for three races this season with Richard Petty Motorsports and will pilot the No. 98 Ford Mustang for Biagi DenBeste Racing.
Ryan Truex’s run in the No. 83 Burger King/Borla Exhaust Toyota appears to have come to an end, after BK Racing replaced the New Jersey native with former Camping World Truck Series champion Travis Kvapil last weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
BK Racing has made two driver changes for the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Ryan Truex has been removed from the No. 83 to be replaced by Travis Kvapil, who was scheduled to drive the No. 93. Clay Rogers will race that car on Sunday.
Ryan Truex finished 30th in the STP 500 at Martinsville this spring, but that is his only top-30 in five races on this track type. His last five attempts this season have ended in results of 36th or worse, and he needs a top-30 to restore his confidence.
Ryan Truex’s team could not get their car through the inspection process prior to qualification. They failed to post a timed lap and was forced to take a provisional starting position of 43rd.
Ryan Truex crashed hard off of turn two in the opening minutes of the Saturday morning practice session.
Ryan Truex has finished in the top 30 only one time in six races this season. His 30th-place finished came on the short track of Martinsville.
Ryan Truex has reliably finished in the 30s in five flat track races this year. His best result was a 30th at Martinsville and his worst was a 36th last week at New Hampshire.
Ryan Truex is still looking for his first top-25 of the season as well as his first complete race. His best result this year was a 30th at Martinsville and he finished only one lap down to the leaders on two occasions—at Auto Club and Pocono.
In three starts at Phoenix, Martinsville, and Richmond this year Ryan Truex has been extremely consistent with results ranging from 30th to 35th.
Ryan Truex and the No. 83 Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota Camry team finished 33rd at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night.