Carl Edwards NNS Preview - Nashville
March 31, 2010Team: No. 60 Valvoline Ford Fusion
Crew Chief: Drew Blickensderfer
Carl Edwards on racing at Nashville Superspeedway:
“We’ll be running the Valvoline paint scheme in Nashville, where we have had a lot of luck. Nashville is a beautiful place and one of my favorite places to race…I’ve got four of those guitars. The fans there really understand racing. It’s a great points battle right now between Brad, Justin and myself and hopefully that continues. We’re going there to win.”
Crew chief Drew Blickensderfer on racing at Nashville Superspeedway:
“I’m looking forward to getting back to racing every week. I am especially excited heading into Nashville where Carl has seen success in the past. The team has had some opportunity over the past two weeks to get some rest but most importantly prepare this car for a win. The entire field this weekend is going to be extremely competitive…we have no choice but to bring our best in Nashville.”
-ON THE HUNT… Edwards continues to lead series’ points. Heading into Nashville he looks to increase the gap between first and second place.
-FLASHBACK…At the last race in Bristol, Edwards finished fourth after qualifying fourth
-CARL EDWARDS will make his 10 Nationwide Series start at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday. Since 2005 Edwards has finished outside of the top-10 only once.
-FOR THE RECORD…Edwards’ average start at Nashville is 6.6, his average finish is 4.0.
-ON THE TRACK…This weekend the No. 60 will carry Mark Martin’s original Valvoline paint scheme.
-OFF THE TRACK…Edwards will participate in the Nationwide Series autograph session Friday at 1:00 p.m.
2010 No. 60 Racing Team
Drew Blickensderfer Decatur, ILL
Seth Barbour Chattanooga, TN
Heath Landis Forest City, NC
EC Nichols Detroit, TX
Brett Ragan Unadilla, GA
Kenny DeGuisto Garland, TX
Jay Maybry Camp Bello, SC
Bennie Stevens Hampton, TN
Justin Edgell Salisbury, NC
Troy Cupples Normal, IL
Jason Hedlesky Clinton, MI
Tom Hatcher Middleburg, FL
Frank Brassfield Fort Walton Beach, FL
Jeremy Neeley Trenton, GA
Michael Smith Hiddenite, NC
Dale Hoffman Allentown, PA
Jon Moore Gainesville, GA
Darren Beach New Franklin, MO