Michael Annett has five NASCAR Nationwide Series starts at Chicagoland Speedway. His best finish (fifth) came earlier this season and his best start (11th) at the 1.5-mile track came in 2011. Annett has completed 1,000 of 1,004 laps attempted at Chicago, leading one of them. His average start is 19.6 and his average finish at the Illinois track is 12.2.
Annett will be a guest speaker at Rusty’s Roast, Celebrating the Career of Richard Petty, a charity fundraiser benefiting The NASCAR Foundation and the Iowa Speedway Foundation on Thursday. The event, which takes place at Iowa Speedway, will also feature guest speakers Dale Inman, Mike Helton and Rusty Wallace.
Annett’s fifth-place finish last weekend at Richmond International Raceway marked his fifth top five and 11th top 10 this season.
Michael Annett on Racing in Chicago: “Chicago is one of my favorite tracks on the circuit. The track is different than some of the other intermediate tracks that we go to because it has those bumps ...