Saturday, September 19, 2015

Rain Gets Pole Position Once Again.........

Joliet, IL was flooded by rain just a few minutes into NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Qualifying. This prompted NASCAR to cancel Qualifying once again. The Starting Line-up will be set by first practice except for the 9th place spot. Ryan Blaney practiced 9th but NASCAR has an attempt rule and that sent Wood Brothers Home for the 3rd time this season due to rain. Along with Ryan Blaney, Michael McDowell, and Travis Kvapil would pack their bags and head home.

Starting Order

1 4 Kevin Harvick  
2 22 Joey Logano  
3 2 Brad Keselowski  
4 78 Martin Truex Jr.  
5 3 Austin Dillon  
6 31 Ryan Newman  
7 18 Kyle Busch 
8 5 Kasey Kahne  
9 41 Kurt Busch  
10 24 Jeff Gordon  
11 48 Jimmie Johnson  
12 20 Matt Kenseth  
13 1 Jamie McMurray  
14 19 Carl Edwards  
15 47 A.J. Allmendinger  
16 27 Paul Menard  
17 16 Greg Biffle  
18 42 Kyle Larson  
19 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 
20 43 Aric Almirola 
21 33 Brian Scott 
22 9 Sam Hornish Jr.  
23 14 Tony Stewart  
24 13 Casey Mears 
25 10 Danica Patrick 
26 15 Clint Bowyer  
27 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 
28 55 David Ragan  
29 11 Denny Hamlin  
30 6 Trevor Bayne  
31 51 Justin Allgaier 
32 7 Alex Bowman 
33 35 Cole Whitt  
34 26 J.J. Yeley 
35 38 David Gilliland  
36 40 Landon Cassill  
37 46 Michael Annett  
38 34 Brett Moffitt  
39 83 Matt Dibenedetto 
40 32 Josh Wise  
41 23 Jeb Burton 
42 98 Reed Sorenson  
43 62 Timmy Hill

John Hunter Nemechek Gambles and Wins Big In Chicago


John Hunter Nemechek won the American Ethanol e15 225 at Chicagoland Speedway. The 18 year old would get his first victory using fuel strategy. Tyler Reddick, Timothy Peters, Daniel Suarez, and Johnny Sauter rounded out the Top 5! Interesting Fact about His Win! 16 Years ago TODAY in 1999 Joe Nemechek won his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Win at New Hampshire.

Top 25 Results

1 8 John Hunter Nemechek (First Career Win)
2 19 Tyler Reddick  (Now 2nd In Points)
3 17 Timothy Peters (200th Start)  
4 51 Daniel Suarez  
5 98 Johnny Sauter  
6 4 Erik Jones (Points Leader)  
7 00 Kyle Larson  
8 23 Spencer Gallagher  
9 54 Matt Tifft  
10 05 John Wes Townley  
11 07 Ray Black Jr  
12 11 Ben Kennedy  
13 29 Austin Theriault  
14 88 Matt Crafton  
15 02 Tyler Young  
16 13 Cameron Hayley  
17 33 Brandon Jones  
18 94 Timmy Hill  
19 63 Justin Jennings  
20 74 Jordan Anderson  
21 30 Chad Finley  
22 6 Norm Benning  
23 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb  
24 1 Travis Kvapil  
25 14 Daniel Hemric