Here’s a recap of how the Ford Racing drivers faired in the SportClips Help a Hero 200 from Darlington as well as some quotes from the drivers.
Ford Racing Finishing Order:
6th – Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
14th – Michael Annett
16th – Timmy Hill
25th – Josh Richards
28th – Matt Frahm
RICKY STENHOUSE JR. – No. 6 Cargill Beef Ford Mustang – “It was frustrating. It was a good points night because they had a bad night and not because we had a good one. We’ve got to do a little bit better at that because we were just way off. It was loose. It was tight. It was never great. We need to look at what we’re doing here because that’s the way we’ve been the last couple times here, but the motor ran great. The horsepower was there, but we just couldn’t use it because we were too loose there most of the race. We were able to rebound and get a sixth-place finish after having a right-rear go down and losing a lot of track position. That didn’t help us either and probably threw us of
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. won the pole for tonight’s SportClips Help a Hero 200 from Darlington with a time of 28.336 seconds. Denny Hamlin, Austin Dillon, Kurt Busch, and Joey Logano round out the top five starting positions. Other notable qualifying positions include Mike Bliss in 12th, Danica Patrick in 15th, Ryan Blaney in 17th, Michael Annett in 22nd, and Travis Pastrana in 25th...