Statesville, N.C. – Travis Kvapil, driver of the No. 93 Burger King/Dr Pepper Toyota, scored a 16th-place finish last week at Daytona. Not only did his performance tie his best finish of 2012, but it was also the first time that a BK Racing team earned two consecutive top 20s. Can Kvapil make it three in a row this weekend in New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s Lenox Industrial Tools 301?
Kvapil averages a 21st-place finish in his 2012 performances at one-mile venues. Kvapil finished 19th at Phoenix. He was involved in a wreck at Dover, yet rallied to a 23rd-place run.
Kvapil has made eight Sprint Cup Series starts at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. His best finish is 16th place, which he captured in 2008. In Truck Series competition, he has six starts. He achieved a win in 2004 and all but one performance resulted in a top 10.
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