BUSCH: Dover Buckshot Jones Preview

"Dover Downs is one of these tracks that I enjoy competing at because it fits my driving style. We lost laps very quickly during the race in May because I thought a tire was going flat, but I know that this team is capable of claiming a victory...

"Dover Downs is one of these tracks that I enjoy competing at because it fits my driving style. We lost laps very quickly during the race in May because I thought a tire was going flat, but I know that this team is capable of claiming a victory at this track." --Buckshot Jones, driver of the No.00 Bayer Aspirin / Alka-Seltzer Pontiac

Equipment: The Bayer Aspirin / Alka-Seltzer Pontiac the team is utilizing this weekend is the same car that Jones led over 60 laps with at Pikes Peak International Raceway in June before blowing a right front tire.

Dover Downs Track Facts: Jones led seven laps of the MBNA 200 last September at Dover Downs before spinning on lap 186 and finishing in 23rd position.

Winston Cup Series Information: Jones will attempt to qualify for the MBNA Gold 400 Winston Cup race here at Dover Downs International Speedway on September 20th in the No. 00 Realtree Xtra Chevrolet owned by Stavola Brothers Racing. The next Winston Cup race Jones will attempt to qualify for will be the Winston 500 at Talladega Superspeedway in the No.00 Aquafresh Chevrolet owned by Stavola Brothers Racing.

First Top-10 Winston Cup Series Finish: Jones qualified 19th and finished eighth in only his second career NASCAR Winston Cup race at Dover Downs International Speedway on May 31, 1998.

Hunting season is just around the corner and Jones has been spending his free time at his family's farm in Monticello, Ga., getting it ready for deer season. "I've always said that when hunting season comes around, if I'm not in a race car, I'm in the woods hunting," said Jones. "I've already planned a few hunting trips at the end of the season and plan to spend my off weekends getting our farm ready. Last year our team went duck hunting in Arkansas and I am hoping we can do that again."

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Buckshot Jones