Carl Edwards arrives at the Martinsville Speedway with one top 5 and five top 10s in 16 career starts on the paperclip shaped track. For Sunday’s TUMS Fast Relief 500, Edwards hopes to build on strong runs the last two times out. He finished 11th in the spring, and was ninth one year ago while battling for the title. While he won’t be going for the title this weekend, he will be trying to get his first win here.
Team: No. 99 Geek Squad/West Coast Customs Ford Fusion
Crew Chief: Chad Norris
Chassis: RK-815 Last ran Loudon, finished 19th
POINTS RACING…Carl Edwards enters Martinsville 14th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup point standings. He has earned three top-five, 13 top-10 finishes and one pole this season.
FOR THE RECORD… In 16 starts at the 0.526-mile track, Edwards has one top-five and five top-10 finishes. His average start is 17.8, and his average finish is 16.0. Edwards has completed 97.7 percent of his laps in Cup competition at...