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STATESVILLE, N.C. – David Ragan calls New Hampshire Motor Speedway a “tough little racetrack.” But he’s ready to gain the upper hand on the 1.058-mile oval when the Sprint Cup Series heads to Loudon for this weekend’s Camping World RV Sales 301.
After a weekend of restrictor plate racing at Daytona International Speedway, the No. 34 Taco Bell team will need to change gears and focus on bringing a car that handles well on a much shorter and flatter track. The team will look for a solid finish before the series takes its last off week of the season with no race scheduled for the weekend of July 20-21.
Ragan has one top-10 and three top-15 finishes in 12 starts at New Hampshire.
Comments from Taco Bell team driver David Ragan heading to Loudon: “Loudon’s a tough little racetrack. It’s a track I’ve struggled at a little over the years. I’ve had a few good runs and I’ve had a few bad days up there. It’s very flat, there’s not a lot of banking and not a lot of grip, so you slide around. A
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The last time David Ragan raced a late-model event, he finished second. He'll look to do one better in Tuesday's Swiss Colony Howie Lettow Memorial 150 at the Milwaukee Mile's ARCA Fest. The Sprint Cup Series driver will take his own No. 77 Skuttle Tight Ford to the popular Midwest Tour-sanctioned race.
It will be the second consecutive year that Ragan will participate...
David Ragan calls New Hampshire Motor Speedway a "tough little racetrack." But he's ready to gain the upper hand on the 1.058-mile oval when the Sprint Cup Series heads to Loudon for this weekend's Camping World RV Sales 301.
After a weekend of restrictor plate racing at Daytona International Speedway, the No. 34 Taco Bell team will need to change gears and focus...