Fastenal Returns to the No. 60 with Chris Buescher at Road America
Chris Buescher, who is the current Xfinity points leader and two time winner this year in the Series will pilot the No. 60 Fastenal Ford this weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, WI. This marks the third time this season that Fastenal will serve as Buescher’s primary sponsor, with him earning top fives in each of his first two starts. Tune in Saturday at 3:00 p.m. EST to see the Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville on NBCSN or an Sirius NASCAR Radio channel 90.
FRIDAY, AUG. 28:
ON TRACK: ROAD AMERICA
--2:30-3:55 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, NBCSN
--4:30-5:55 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice, NBCSN
SATURDAY, AUG. 29:
ON TRACK: ROAD AMERICA
--12:15 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, NBCSN
--3 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville (45 laps, 182.16 miles), NBCSN
Buescher at Road America
Roush Fenway Racing’s Chris Buescher makes his second NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Road America on Saturday. Last season, Buescher started ninth with a fast Ford Mustang, before rain and a pit road speeding penalty slowed him down, ultimately finishing 18th.
Buescher has one ARCA Racing Series start at Road America, which resulted in a win. In 2013, he started sixth and led the final lap en route to victory.
On the Car
The No. 60 Ford Mustang carries the Fastenal colors this weekend at Road America.
Over the past 47 years, Fastenal has grown from a small-town fastener shop, to a thriving regional business, to North America’s largest fastener distributor, to the world’s most efficient supplier of OEM, MRO, and construction products. Fastenal operates nearly 2,700 stores spanning all 50 states and 20-plus nations.
Recapping Bristol Motor Speedway
A bold pit call by crew chief Scott Graves had Buescher in contention for the win Friday night at Bristol Motor Speedway. Buescher restarted in the lead in his No. 60 Roush Performance Mustang for the green-white-checker finish, but ultimately had a fuel pick-up issue, finishing 11th.
Chris Buescher on racing at Road America
“Road America is a very difficult and unique road course. I love road racing and look forward to the challenge. Our team has finished in the top-five in the two road races this year, and I feel that we can get another one this weekend with our Fastenal Ford Mustang.”