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Cale Gale made just his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) start of 2013 in the Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) on Friday.
Gale, from Mobile, Alabama, was competing in what would be just his second career start at the exhausting 1.0 mile short track in the desert. In that one prior start, Gale started fourth and finished seventh after a hard fought race.
The 28-year-olds debut in 2013 came at Kentucky Speedway in June where he started from the eighteenth position and battled with late race restarts before verifying a thirteen place finish.
Gale’s return to the NCWTS entered with Turner Scott Motorsports No. 33 Rudd entry. The Rudd company, part of the Rheem family, provides heating, cooling and water heating products for residential and light commercial use.
Nevertheless, Cale Gale had a clash to compete in at PIR.
Rolling off fourth showed the field the No. 33 was going to be a legitimate contender. Fourth is exactly the posi...