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John Wes Townley started on the pole and finished in Gatorade Victory Lane Saturday capturing the 50thannual Lucas Oil 200 presented by MAVTV American Real at Daytona International Speedway.
The race marked Townley’s eighth start at the “World Center of Racing,” and his first career pole and win in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. His previous best finish in the series also came at DIS when he finished third in 2010.
“It still hasn’t sunk all in,” said Townley of the win, which gave Venturini Motorsports their first, long-awaited victory on the high banks of Daytona. “It’s one thing to win your first race in ARCA; it’s another to win at Daytona.
“Personally, this is priceless,” Townley continued. “I almost wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world except my family. It’s a real honor to win at Daytona.”
Townley has raced well in the ARCA Series on the 2.5-mile tri-oval, logging four top-11 finishes in as many starts. Townley was a contender for the win right off of t
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The 50th anniversary ARCA series Lucas Oil 200 is being held today at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL. The race has a green flag start time of 4:30p.m, the race length is 200 miles, 80 laps. You can watch live on the SPEED channel. John Wes Townley is on the pole for the race driving the No. 15 Zaxby’s Toyota. Townley secured the pole with a lap speed of 181...
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John Wes Townley earned his first career Menards Pole Award in the ARCA Racing Series, leading a front row sweep for Venturini Motorsports.
John Wes Townley topped ARCA time trials for
Saturdayâs Lucas Oil 200 with a lap of 161.313
Venturini Motorsports driver John Wes Townley took the checkered flag Saturday after an amazing sequence of events inside the finals 10 laps left him at the front of the Lucas Oil 200 presented by MAVTV American Real.
Townley won from the pole in what was the 50thannual ARCA Racing Series event at Daytona International Speedway. "It's one thing to win your first race in...
John Wes Townley gave Venturini Motorsports what they were looking for, at least for now. Townley, in the No. 15 Zaxby's Toyota, won the Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell for Saturday's 50th running of the Lucas Oil 200 presented by MAVTV American Real at Daytona Int'l Speedway. It was Townley's career-first pole award in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards...
It will be a Venturini Motorsports front row for today’s 50th running of the Lucas Oil 200 presented by MAVTV American Real at Daytona International Speedway. John Wes Townley won the Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell and his Venturini Motorsports teammate Milka Duno grabbed the second spot. It was Townley’s career-first pole award [...]
ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards practice was cut short today at Daytona Int'l Speedway because of rain, but not before John Wes Townley, in the No. 15 Zaxby's Toyota, positioned himself atop the leader board.
Townley, in a Venturini Motorsports (VMS) entry, circled the 2.5-mile superspeedway in 49.288 seconds, an average speed of 182.600 mph. "We have an excellent...
John Wes Townley earned his first career Menards Pole Award in the ARCA Racing Series, leading a front row sweep for Venturini Motorsports with a qualifying lap of 49.638 seconds (181.313 mph) at Daytona International Speedway.
Townley (No. 15 Zaxby’s Toyota) edged teammate Milka Duno (No. 35 CanTV/Milka Way Toyota), who completed a lap at 180.505 mph for the second position. ...