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No. 60 Fastenal Ford at Dover

No. 60 Fastenal Ford at Dover

May 12, 2010

Fastenal returns to the track Saturday at Dover International Speedway when Carl Edwards and the No. 60 team take to the track in the Heluva Good! 200.  Practice for the race can be seen live on ESPN2 Friday at 1 PM Est. with Qualifying Saturday morning at 10 AM Est. on ESPN2.  This weekend’s race is Saturday at 2 PM on ABC. 

QUOTES
Carl Edwards on racing at Dover International Speedway:
“We have had a lot of success at Dover.  Our Fastenal team has been working real hard to make the cars faster and we feel like Dover is going to be a real great race track for us.  I really enjoy the Nationwide cars there and It’s a great track for me.  We feel like this is the week we can start gaining some points on the leaders and close the gap in the championship standings.”
 
Crew chief Drew Blickensderfer on racing at Dover International Speedway:
“Dover is really different than most tracks that we have gone to so far this season. Carl is working really hard on running as fast as possible. We need to keep the energy going this weekend to get our Fastenal Ford into victory lane. After a decent run with this car at Bristol earlier in the season, I’m hopeful that with the tweaks that we have made we can run stronger at Dover.”
 
FAST FACTS
 
-FLASHBACK…Last week in Darlington, Edwards finished 6th after starting 5th. 
 
-CARL EDWARDS will make his 11th Nationwide Series start at Dover International Speedway Saturday. 
 
-FOR THE RECORD…Edwards’ average start in Dover is 5.5, his average finish is 9.2. Edwards has started outside of the top 10 only once in Dover.
 
-THE CAR…The No. 60 Ford Fusion will carry the Fastenal colors again this weekend. Dover marks the fifth of 15 races that Fastenal will be the primary sponsor. The team will go into Saturday with chassis RK-674, the same car that the No 60 team finished fourth in at Bristol this year.
 
-ROUSH FENWAY RACING…has three wins, 16 top five finishes and 25 top 10 finishes in 46 Nationwide Series starts at Dover.
 
-IN THE POINTS…Edwards moved up one position in series’ points after last week. He currently sits fourth, 199 points behind first place.
 
 
2010 No. 60 Racing Team
Name Hometown
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 

 

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