Found October 07, 2012 on
Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News:
Ford’s Warriors in Pink Ford Fusion will start Sunday’s Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 in the lead pack after Trevor Bayne qualified eighth fastest at 190.722 miles per hour on Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway.
“I felt like I was sitting on the sofa holding the steering wheel, but I think it was a good lap,” Bayne said, adding that qualifying success at Talladega is more about pre-race preparation than driving ability. “There’s not much you can do as a driver, just don’t hit the wall when you’re on the top and don’t hit the apron when you’re on the bottom.”
Team co-owner Eddie Wood said he’s hoping that the team’s practice strategy will pay off during the race. There was no pressure on the Wood Brothers team in qualifying as a late change to the entry list meant that every car at the track would make the race, so the team had more flexibility during practice.
“Since only 43 cars showed up, we were able to work more on the race set-up than we normally would,” he said. “The
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Trevor Bayne and the Motorcraft/Quick Lane crew head into this weekend’s Good Sam Road Assistance 500 at Talladega Superspeedway with stats on their side and a special paint scheme on the No. 21 Ford Fusion.
Bayne and the Motorcraft/Quick Lane team will spend this weekend supporting breast cancer survivors and raising awareness of the disease with a special Ford Warriors in Pink...
Trevor Bayne and his No. 21 Warriors in Pink Ford Fusion team didn’t get the finish they were looking for in Sunday’s Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, but those who watched the race knew they were there. Bayne started eighth but soon moved into the top five and took the lead for the first time on Lap 11. The youngster, who first showed his restrictor...
The Wood Brothers’ part-time Sprint Cup schedule is looking more like a full-time effort, at least for the first three weeks of October.
Trevor Bayne and the No. 21 Ford Fusion will be racing tomorrow at Talladega Superspeedway with the pink and purple colors of the Ford Warriors in Pink paint scheme, next week at Charlotte Motor Speedway with the blue, yellow, and red colors of...
Tomorrow, the stars of the World of Outlaws Late Model Series will clash with up-and-coming NASCAR stars at The Dirt Track at Charlotte Wednesday night for the Circle K Late Model Showdown. The following are several key story lines leading into one of the biggest late model races of the year.Trevor Bayne and Dillon Brothers to Race WednesdayTrevor Bayne, 2011 Daytona 500 champion...
Ford Racing drivers were able to put three cars into the top 10 in qualifying at Talladega for Sunday’s Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500. Greg Biffle led the way in the fifth position, Carl Edwards put his Ford in the seventh position, and Trevor Bayne put his Wood Brothers Ford in the eighth place. Matt Kenseth with start 15th as he continues to try and dig himself out of a hole...