Date: Saturday, October 27th
Start Time: 1:30 p.m. ET
Site: Martinsville Speedway -- Martinsville, Va.
Track: 0.526-mile oval
Capacity: 61,000 (Grandstand Seating)
On TV: FOX Sports 1 (formerly Speed)
On Radio: Motor Racing Network (MRN)/SIRIUS NASCAR Radio
Qualifying record: Jeb Burton, 2013 (96.666 mph)
Defending champion: Denny Hamlin
Runner up: Nelson Piquet Jr.
Pole winner: Timothy Peters (96.411 mph)
1. Denny Hamlin (Start: 5)
2. Nelson Piquet Jr (4)
3. Joey Coulter (15)
4. Matt Crafton (7)
5. Scott Riggs (23)
6. James Buescher (10)
7. Timothy Peters (1)
8. Ryan Blaney (11)
9. Parker Kligerman (13)
10. Brian Scott (3)
Average speed: 69.579 mph
Time of race: 1 hr., 30 mins., 43 secs.
Margin of victory: 1.932 secs.
Caution flags: 7 for 40 laps
Lead changes: 7 among 5 drivers
2012 Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 69.579 mph
2011 Denny Hamlin, Toyota, Toyota -- 65.876 mph
2010 Ron Hornaday Jr, Chevrolet, 63.356 mph
2009 Timothy Peters, Toyota, 69.312 mph
2008 Johnny Benson, Toyota, 68.213 mph
2007 Mike Skinner, Toyota, 59.566 mph
2006 Jack Sprague, Toyota, 60.172 mph
2005 Ricky Craven, Ford, 64.332 mph
2004 Jamie McMurray, Dodge, 60.819 mph
2003 Jon Wood, Ford, 72.069 mph
Race: Fred's 250 (Oct. 19)
Site: Talladega Superspeedway -- Talladega, Ala.
Finish line order: Johnny Sauter, David Starr, Ross Chastain, Parker Kligerman, Dakoda Armstrong
Time of Race: 2 hrs., 2 mins., 9 secs.
Average speed: 122.819 mph
Margin of victory: Caution
Caution flags: 7 for 28 laps
Lead changes: 29 among 13 drivers
Lap leaders: J. Burton 1-1; J. Buescher 2-14; C. Fontaine 15-17; J. Buescher J. Burton 1-1; J. Buescher 2-14; C. Fontaine 15-17; J. Buescher 18-20; C. Jones 21-21; M. Crafton 22-22; K. Busch 23-24; T. Dillon 25-30; R. Chastain 31-31; T. Dillon 32-34; J. Coulter 35-35; T. Dillon 36-37; P. Kligerman 38-41; T. Dillon 42-52; P. Kligerman 53-54; J. Sauter 55-56; K. Busch 57-59; D. Wallace Jr 60-63; T. Dillon 64-65; P. Kligerman 66-73; R. Blaney 74-74; P. Kligerman 75-75; T. Dillon 76-77; J. Sauter 78-78; R. Chastain 79-83; P. Kligerman 84-84; R. Chastain 85-91; J. Sauter 92-92; R. Chastain 93-93; J. Sauter 94-94.
#1 Carl Long (Roxboro, NC) Chevrolet/Rick Ware Racing
#3 Ty Dillon (Welcome, NC) Chevrolet/Bass Pro Shops
#4 Jeb Burton (Halifax, VA) Chevrolet/Arrowhead
#6 Daniel Hemric (Kannapolis, NC) Chevrolet/TBAJack Link's/Valvoline
#07 Chris Cockrum (Conyers, GA) Toyota/TBA
#7 John Wes Townley (Watkinsville, GA) Toyota/Zaxby's
#8 Max Gresham ((Griffin, GA) Chevrolet/AmWINS
#9 Ron Hornaday Jr. (Palmdale, CA) Chevrolet/Smokey Mountain
#10 Jennifer Jo Cobb (Kansas City, KS) RAM/@NetworkWV
#14 Kevin Harvick (Bakersfield, CA) Chevrolet/Anderson's Maple Syrup
#17 Timothy Peters (Providence, NC) Toyota/Parts Plus
#18 Joey Coulter (Miami Springs, FL) Toyota/Darrell Gwynn Foundation
#19 Ross Chastain (Alva, FL) Ford/Carbon Forged Reese Towpower
#21 Spencer Gallagher (Las Vegas, NV) Chevrolet/Allegiant Air
#22 John Hunter Nemechek (Mooresville,NC Toyota/SWM/pelletgrillusa.com
#24 Brennan Newberry (Bakersfield, CA) Chevrolet/Qore-24
#27 Jeff Agnew (Copper Hill, VA) Chevrolet/W. VA Coal Association
#29 Ryan Blaney (High Point, NC) Ford/Cooper Standard
#30 Ben Kennedy (Daytona Beach, FL) Chevrolet/TBA
#31 James Buescher (Plano, TX) Chevrolet/Rheem
#32 Miguel Paludo (Nova Prata, Brazil) Chevrolet/Accudoc
#33 Brandon Jones (Atlanta, GA) Chevrolet/Exide
#39 Ryan Sieg (Tucker, GA) Chevrolet/RSS Racing
#51 * Denny Hamlin (Chesterfield, VA) Toyota/Kyle Busch Motorsports
#54 Darrell Wallace Jr. (Mobile, AL) Toyota/Kyle Busch Motorsports
#57 Norm Benning (Level Green, PA) Chevrolet/Norm Benning Racing
#60 Dakoda Armstrong (New Castle, IN) Chevrolet/Winfield
#62 Brendan Gaughan (Las Vegas, NV) Chevrolet/South Point
#75 Caleb Holman (Abingdon, VA) Chevrolet/Food Country USA
#77 German Quiroga (Mexico City, Mexico) Toyota/NET 10 Wireless/OtterBox
#81 David Starr (Houston, TX) Toyota/TBA
#84 To Be Announced Chevrolet/pocketfinder.com
#88 Matt Crafton (Tulare, CA) Toyota/Menards/Ideal Door
#92 Scott Riggs (Bahama, NC) Chevrolet/Carquest World Pac
#93 Chris Jones (Forest, VA) Chevrolet/RSS Racing
#94 Chase Elliott (Dawsonville, GA) Chevrolet/Aaron's Dream Machine
#98 Johnny Sauter (Necedah, WI) Toyota/Carolina Nut Co/Curb Records
#99 Bryan Silas (Stuart, FL) Ford/Bell Trucks America Inc.
|Ron Hornaday Jr||9||13||3||29||4||Won||2||33|
|Darrell Wallace Jr.|
There have been 29 truck races held at Martinsville. The track hosted one race each year from 1995-2002 and then two events per season since 2003. Joe Ruttman won the inaugural race there, the Goody's 150, in '95.
Dennis Setzer, Mike Skinner and Kevin Harvick share the record for most truck wins at Martinsville with three each. Harvick is scheduled to compete in this race, driving the No. 14 Chevrolet for NTS Motorsports.
Denny Hamlin and Johnny Sauter have two truck victories at this track. Hamlin has won the last two fall races there. He is driving the No. 51 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports this weekend. Sauter claimed his second victory at Martinsville in April. He also won last weekend's race at Talladega Superspeedway.
Six truck races at Martinsville have been won from the pole, which is more than any other starting position there. Harvick most recently did it in the spring of 2012.
The closest margin of victory in a truck race at Martinsville occurred in April 2005 when Bobby Labonte beat Ricky Craven to the finish line by just 0.257 seconds.
Three drivers scored their first career truck victories at Martinsville: Hamlin (October 2011), Timothy Peters (October 2009) and Scott Riggs (April 2001).
Six drivers entered in this weekend's race made their truck debuts at Martinsville: Peters (April 2005), Chris Jones (October 2007), Ryan Sieg (March 2009), Jeb Burton (March 2012), Brennan Newberry (March 2012) and Chase Elliott (April 2013).
Burton's maiden pole in the series came at this track earlier this year.
The next race is the Nov. 1 WinStar World Casino 350 at Texas Motor Speedway. Johnny Sauter is the defending race winner.