Atlanta: Sterling Marlin preview

Sterling Marlin, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge No. 40 TEAM FACTS: * Chassis: Sterling Marlin and the Coors Light team are taking a brand new chassis to race at the Golden Corral 500. Chassis ...

Sterling Marlin, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge

No. 40 TEAM FACTS:

* Chassis: Sterling Marlin and the Coors Light team are taking a brand new chassis to race at the Golden Corral 500. Chassis #401 was used for the first time when the team tested at Atlanta Motor Speedway earlier this month.

* March Qualifying at Atlanta: In 19 starts at Atlanta in March, Marlin's highest qualifying effort was fourth in 1991.

* Atlanta Motor Speedway: Marlin's highest finish in the spring race at Atlanta was fifth in 1989. He has had four top-10 finishes at Atlanta in March.

* Marlin Notes: Marlin gained two more spots in the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup championship points standings, he currently sits 18th.

* Testing: Marlin and the Coors Light crew will be testing at Bristol Motor Speedway next Tuesday.

* Don't forget to vote!: Currently fans have the opportunity to vote for one of three different No. 40 Prilosec OTC paint schemes, to be run later this season, on www.prilosecotc.com.

-cgr-

Be part of something big

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin