Carl Edwards California Advance
March 24, 2011Carl Edwards and the No. 60 team head west this weekend to Auto Club Speedway for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday at 5:30 p.m. ET on ESPN. Fastenal will once again serve as an associate sponsor on the No. 60.
Friday, March 25
Practice - 4:30 p.m. ET on SPEED
Saturday, March 26
Qualifying - 1:00 p.m. ET on SPEED
Race - 5:30 p.m. ET on ESPN
Carl Edwards on racing at Bristol Motor Speedway:
We have had strong Mustangs at every Nationwide event so far this year. I love racing at California. It is a fun race track. The cars are extremely fast in the corners. Hopefully we can go there and get our first victory of the season.
Crew chief Mike Beam on racing at Auto Club Speedway:
Carl really enjoys racing at Auto Club Speedway. He has had a lot of success there. We have a strong two-mile track program. Precision on pit road and making the right adjustments will keep him competitive and hopefully get us to victory lane.
o Last year, Edwards finished the season with four wins, 19 top-fives, 27 top-tens and three poles.
o Edwards next win will be his 30th career NASCAR Nationwide win.
o In 2011, Edwards has scored three consecutive top-10 finishes.
o Edwards average finish is 6.2