Brandon Knupp returns to ARCA action at Nashville (8/9/06 - Mooresville, NC) - Brandon Knupp of Sidney, Ohio, fresh off of being voted ...
Brandon Knupp returns to ARCA action at Nashville
(8/9/06 - Mooresville, NC) - Brandon Knupp of Sidney, Ohio, fresh off of being voted #1 at Racin' For A Livin', will be returning to ARCA competition this weekend at Nashville Superspeedway for the ARCA RE/MAX 200 on Saturday August 12.
Knupp's last appearance in the ARCA RE/MAX Series was back in May at the Kentucky Speedway. Brandon has been spending the past couple of months promoting himself for voting in the upcoming reality television show, Racin' For A Livin', the voting for that concluded on July 31, where Brandon was voted into the #1 spot. With the vote settled, Knupp is ready to get back behind the wheel of his #96 Ford at Nashville.
The 1.33 mile concrete oval of Nashville Superspeedway has yielded strong runs and a Top-5 finish for Brandon and MK Racing in the past seasons.
"I've always liked driving on the concrete at Nashville, said Knupp, it's been pretty good to me in the past, we seem to qualify decent there and race even better, we're heading to Nashville this weekend looking for even better results, we've had plenty of time to prepare for this race and we're ready to get back to it."
Brandon and the MK Racing Team roll into Nashville Superspeedway on Friday, August 11 for a 2-1/2 hour practice session from 11:00 am to 1:30 PM and Pork Pole Qualifying is set to go at 5:30 PM. The ARCA RE/MAX 200 is set to go green on Saturday, August 12 at 2:00 PM with Live television coverage on the Speed Channel. In conjunction with the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series drivers, Brandon will be participating in an autograph session on Friday night at the First Tennessee Fan Walk at Nashville Superspeedway from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM.