BUSCH: Loudon: Busch 200 race facts

Race Facts: Busch 200 WHAT: Busch 200 NASCAR Busch Series Race No. 11 of 34 WHERE: New Hampshire International Speedway, Loudon, N.H. 1.058-Mile Paved Oval Speedway WHEN: Saturday, May 11, 2002 1 p.m. ET DISTANCE: 211.6 Miles / 200 ...

Race Facts: Busch 200

WHAT:
Busch 200
NASCAR Busch Series Race No. 11 of 34

WHERE:
New Hampshire International Speedway, Loudon, N.H.
1.058-Mile Paved Oval Speedway

WHEN:
Saturday, May 11, 2002
1 p.m. ET

DISTANCE:
211.6 Miles / 200 Laps

POSTED AWARDS:
$817,692

FIELD:
Field consists of the fastest 36 cars through time trials. Also, seven provisional starting positions based on 2002 owner points, for maximum 43-car field. The 43rd position is reserved for a past NASCAR Busch Series champion, if needed. If unused, it will go to the next eligible owner.

SANCTION:
National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)

PROMOTER:
New Hampshire Speedway, Inc.

SCHEDULE: (EDT)

Friday, May 10th, 2002

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Practice for the NASCAR Busch Series

3:30 pm
Qualifying for the Busch 200 (2 Laps, All Positions): NASCAR Busch Series
Followed by NASCAR Busch Series Final Practice

Saturday, May 11th, 2002

1:00 pm
Busch 200 (200 Laps, 211.6 Miles): NASCAR Busch Series

TV:
FX (Live)
Airtime: 1 p.m. ET

RADIO:
MRN Radio (Live)
Airtime: 12:30 p.m. ET

RECORDS:
Qualifying: 130.716 mph, Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, May 11, 2001
Race: 108.714 mph, Jason Keller, Ford, May 12, 2001

THE RACE TRACK:
The New Hampshire International Speedway, operated by the Bahre family since opening in 1990, hosted a NASCAR Busch Series race as its first event. The track hosted two races a year for three seasons, but replaced one event with a NASCAR Winston Cup race in 1993. The track is a 1.058-mile oval, with 12 degrees of banking in the corners and 2 degrees of banking on the straightaways. The front and backstretch length is 1500 feet.

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Jason Keller , Kevin Harvick