STATESVILLE, N.C. – David Gilliland is coming off of his best two-race streak of the season as the No. 38 Taco Bell team heads to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for the running of the Irwin Tools Night race.
Gilliland holds a career best finish of ninth at Bristol (2008). The Riverside, Calif. native has posted back-to-back top-20 finishes and has accumulated seven top-25 runs this season.
For the second year in a row, Gilliland’s driver intro song has a special connection to the No. 38 team. Gilliland’s selection “Life In The Pits” is written and recorded by the team’s front tire changer, Kenyatta Houston.
Taco Bell’s presence on the No. 38 car at Bristol is fitting, as Front Row Motorsports team owner, Bob Jenkins, owns numerous Taco Bell locations throughout the state of Tennessee.
David Gilliland Comments on Bristol: “Our team has a lot of momentum and we’ve put together a nice string of finishes in the past few weeks. The most rewarding thing, is that, in...