Toledo II: Phillip McGilton preview

McGilton Looks to End Season with Success in the Glass City Toledo, Ohio (October 12, 2007) - Phillip McGilton returns to the Toledo Speedway this weekend for the Hantz Group 200 by Belle Tire. This weekend marks the finale of the 2007 ARCA...

McGilton Looks to End Season with Success in the Glass City

Toledo, Ohio (October 12, 2007) - Phillip McGilton returns to the Toledo Speedway this weekend for the Hantz Group 200 by Belle Tire. This weekend marks the finale of the 2007 ARCA RE/MAX Series Season and the conclusion of McGilton's Rookie year. With eight career top-10's and two career top-5's, McGilton enters this season's final race hungry for that first win and looking to end the season with a resounding BANG.

"I'm looking forward to be back at Toledo," said McGilton. "We had a really strong qualifying effort in the spring and we ran really well, just had some electrical problems that cost us a good finish. We're bringing a stellar car back here so we're looking to have a great weekend and really end this season on a high note."

This will be McGilton's second career start at the Toledo Speedway. McGilton qualified the No. 47 SI Performance Ford Fusion in the third starting position for the May race.

McGilton will be signing autographs at the ARCA RE/MAX Series Fan Fest on Friday, October 12th from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

McGilton remains in 2nd place in the race for ARCA Rookie of the Year behind Michael McDowell. McGilton is currently in the 6th position in the 2007 ARCA RE/MAX Series Championship race with 4315 points.

ARCA RE/MAX Series practice runs from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2007. SIM Factory Pole Qualifying begins that afternoon at 3:30 p.m. ARCA RE/MAX Series Pre-Race Ceremonies begin Sunday, October 14, at 1:30 p.m. The ARCA RE/MAX 250 green flag drops at 2:00 p.m. and will be broadcast LIVE on SPEED. All times listed are EASTERN.

-credit: PhillipMcGilton.com.

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Series ARCA
Drivers Michael McDowell , Phillip McGilton