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Team: TriStar Motorsports-8-NXS
Age / DOB:  (30) / 8/7/1985

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Gearing up for the final road course race of the 2015 season, Blake Koch is ready to get back on track at Road America.
Koch has one previous start at the 4.048-mile road course, where he posted a 14th place finish. Making his 137th career NASCAR XFINITY Series start this weekend in Wisconsin, Koch is looking forward to turning left and right for the final time this season.-TriStar Motorsports NC Aug 26 - 1:04 PM

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Blake Koch will be back with TriStar Motorsports in 2016 to compete full time in the NASCAR XFINITY Series.

LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection first sponsored Koch in the Sprint Cup Series for two races in the fall of 2014. That led to LeafFilter™ sponsoring Koch in the XFINITY Series for what was slated to be 13 races. Matt Kaulig, Owner and President of LeafFilter™, has stepped up to take over the remaining available races in 2015. In addition, LeafFilter™ will serve as the primary sponsor for all NXS races during the 2016 season.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Aug 14 - 1:24 PM

After a tough weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (wrecked on lap 22, finished 37th) Blake Koch and the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection team is ready to unload at Iowa Speedway this weekend.

When the NASCAR XFINITY Series visited Iowa Speedway earlier this season, Koch battled a loose Camry and came out with a 22nd place finish. Koch's best start of 21st and best finish of 21st came in 2011. This weekend will mark Koch's 133rd NXS start and his ninth start at the 7/8-mile oval.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Jul 29 - 11:49 AM

After a tough weekend in Michigan, Blake Koch and the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection Camry look for redemption at Chicagoland Speedway.

With eight previous starts at the 1.5-mile oval, Koch knows his way around Chicagoland. LeafFilter Gutter Protection will adorn the No. 8 Camry once again this season. This will mark Koch's 128th career NASCAR XFINITY Series start.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Jun 18 - 10:10 PM

Blake Koch was credited with a 36th place DNF in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, MI.

He started the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection Toyota 25th on the grid for the Great Clips 250. He made it to lap 74 of the 125 lap event before exiting the race (Electrical). He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Jun 14 - 8:29 PM

Blake Koch heads to the "Great Lake State" for his 127th XFINITY Series Start.

Coming off an off-weekend in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, Blake Koch and the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection crew are ready to take on Michigan International Speedway this weekend. Koch has four previous starts at the two-mile D-shaped oval and has a best starting position of 18th and a best finishing position of 22nd. With over 380 laps logged at the speedway, Koch is refreshed and ready to get behind the wheel.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Jun 10 - 9:44 PM

Blake Koch was credited with a 30th place DNF in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Dover (DE) International Speedway.

He started the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection Toyota Camry 25th on the grid for the Buckle Up 200. He made it to lap 171 of the 200 lap event before exiting the race (Accident). He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
May 31 - 8:42 PM

Blake Koch finished 34th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC.

He started the No. 8 Toyota 30th on the grid for the Hisense 300. He completed 196 laps of the 200-lap race. He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
May 24 - 11:39 PM

Blake Koch finished 22nd in Sunday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Iowa Speedway in Newton, IA.

He started the No. 8 Toyota 23rd on the grid for the 3M 250. He completed 256 laps of the 259 lap race. He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
May 18 - 10:02 PM

Making his eighth start at Iowa Speedway this weekend, Blake Koch is ready to get back to racing after last week's off weekend.

He has turned over 730 laps at the 7/8-mile oval speedway and captured his best finish of 21st in 2011. After an exciting race at Talladega Superspeedway two weeks ago (finished 23rd), Koch is ready to get back behind the wheel this weekend. This will mark his 124th career NASCAR XFINITY Series start.-TriStar Motorsports NC
May 14 - 10:32 PM

Blake Koch finished 23rd in Saturday night's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Talladega (AL) Superspeedway.

He started the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection 24th on the grid for the Winn Dixie 300. He completed all laps of the 113 lap race. He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
May 4 - 10:20 PM

Blake Koch and the No. 8 Promise Keepers Camry qualified 25th for the ToyotaCare 250 on Friday afternoon.

25 laps into the race, he was running 23rd and by lap 39 was reporting that his Camry was loose. When the first caution came out, he got four tires and a track bar adjustment. Running 24th on lap 85, he reported the adjustments helped, but "not a ton." With 63 laps to go, Koch was running in the 27th position and would advance three positions to finish the race 24th.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Apr 26 - 11:31 PM

Blake Koch will make his 122nd NASCAR XFINITY Series start this weekend, his eighth start at Richmond International Raceway.

With over 980 laps turned at the .75-mile raceway, Koch's best finish came in the spring of 2014 when he finished 21st. Koch will pilot the white and gold No. 8 Promise Keepers Camry under the lights Friday night. His thoughts on Richmond: "Last weekend in Bristol wasn't what we were hoping for. Richmond is a fun track and my guys have put together a really good chassis, so we are looking for a good finish this weekend."-TriStar Motorsports NC
Apr 22 - 8:40 PM

Blake Koch finished 22nd in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Bristol (VA) Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection Toyota 32nd on the grid for the Drive To Stop Diabetes 300. He completed 294 laps of the 300 lap race. He is currently 17th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Apr 19 - 4:37 PM

Blake Koch finishes 32nd in Friday night's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 8 Toyota Camry 24th on the grid for the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300. He completed 182 of the 200 lap race. He is currently 18th in the 2015 XFINITY Series championship standings.
Apr 11 - 2:59 PM