Buescher at Bristol: Chris Buescher will make his third start overall in the NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) and his first start at Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) on Saturday.
The Car: The No. 16 team brings brand new chassis RK-735 to BMS this weekend.
Up to Speed:
Buescher’s two previous NNS starts came in 2011 at Richmond and Darlington, finishing 17th in both events. In 2012, the 20-year-old driver participated in the full ARCA schedule, earning the ARCA Championship with four wins, 12 top-fives and 16 top-10s in the 19 race season. Overall, in five seasons of ARCA Racing, Buescher has made 54 starts, with one Championship, nine wins, 32 top-fives and 42 top-10s.
Buescher will team up with Seth Barbour, who will serve as Crew Chief for the No. 16 Ford Mustang. Barbour most recently worked as an Engineer on the RFR No. 6 team.
Buescher On: His goals for the weekend: “I really want to finish the race and a top-10 would be great. It’s Bristol and so much can happen t...