Jeff Burton has found renewed confidence after placing third at Loudon's New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
The result set season team records for Furniture Row Racing -- most top-fives (4) and most top-10s (6).
Driving the Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota, Truex Jr. was the one to beat today as he led 51 of the 100 lap race. Gordon finished second when Montoya ran out of fuel and had to coast to the checkered flag.
About the only things familiar to Patrick will be the garage area, pit lane and portions of the track.
NASCAR racing on road courses have seen some dramatic moments including the amazing moments when the cars seem to bump and grind their way out of tight spots aka parking lot style.
No. 43 Farmland Ford Team showed significant improvement in lap times at two-day test
California driver returns to site of best Cup finish and west wins.
Jeff Gordon is the all-time NASCAR leader in road course victories with nine.
Driver taking scenic route 2,700 miles to California racetrack.
New group-based format to bolster excitement for Sonoma, Watkins Glen