NASCAR Nationwide Series top-10 in the standings are separated by only 74 points as they head to the road course in the middle of Ohio.
Kligerman has held steady in the 10th spot since the completion of race No. 17
Sam Hornish Jr. has the experience on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway but his top two rivals in the points will also be looking for the NASCAR Nationwide Indiana 250 victory. Six drivers will start their first race at the famous speedway.
Ready for Atlanta, the NASCAR Nationwide Series' teams and drivers are up for the challenge
The No. 77 Toyota Racing team will unload KBM-12, the newest Camry in KBM's stable, for Sunday's STP 300 at Chicagoland (Ill.) Speedway in Joliet.
Kyle Busch Racing's driver Parker Kligerman and his "Bandits" plan to take the prize at Bristol.
Moves into tie for ninth in championship standings.
Kligerman remains 10th in the Nationwide Series championship standings with 27 of 33 races complete, 153 points behind series points leader Sam Hornish Jr.
He isn't considered a Nationwide Series rookie by NASCAR
The 22-year-old driver has finished 12th or better in each of his last five NNS events.
After a breakout 2012 season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Parker Kligerman graduates to a full-time NASCAR Nationwide Series ride with Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) for 2013.
Despite his recent stretch of bad luck, Kligerman has been able to remain inside the top 10 in the Nationwide Series driver point standings
"We put in a hard-fought year - everyone on this No. 77 team did the best they could all year long"
No. 77 Camry team relegated to a 30th-place finish at Las Vegas.
Parker Kligerman hopes to bring home a trophy in Bandit's backyard and make a move in the points standings.
Parker Kligerman: "My 90-year-old grandma came to the race and I had my career-best finish in front of her. I'm proud of that -- happy she was here and hope she enjoyed herself."
23-year-old Parker Kligerman will make his 45th career NASCAR Nationwide Series start in Saturday's Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta
Bandit Chippers Racing team salvages 13th-place finish
No. 77 Toyota team earns hard-fought ninth-place finish in History 300
The Kyle Busch owned No. 77 entry also lost two positions in the owner's point standings and are now 10th, 131 points behind the series-leading No. 54 team.
No. 77 Team relegated to disappointing 18th-place finish.
Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) has proven to be successful at the mile-and-a-half track in the past, in both the Truck Series and the Nationwide Series.
Parker Kligerman lived one block away from IMS in 2008 while racing USAC Midgets as a 17-year-old