<pre> Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race Facts WHAT: Daytona USA.com "150" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race ...
Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race Facts
WHAT: Daytona USA.com "150" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race #9 of 18
WHERE: Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, Florida 2.5 Mile High Banked Tri-oval
WHEN: Friday, July 6, 2001 6:30 p.m.
DISTANCE: 60 Laps (150 Miles)
POSTED AWARDS: $128,250 (Including $10,700 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point fund money.)
FIELD: 42 cars (Fastest 37 through one round of time trials. Four additional positions as follows: Two have been established for the top 30 drivers in the Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point standings that have not made the field on their qualifying time. Two have been established for the to 30 car owners in the Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Owner point standings whose cars have not made the field on their qualifying time. One additional position will be assigned to a past Champion in the Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring who has competed in the 2001 season.)
SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)
PROMOTOR: Daytona International Speedway, LLC
TELEVISION: None listed as of this date.
Thursday, July 5 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Registration Open 9:00 a.m. Haulers Enter 10:00 a.m. Gates Open 1:00 p.m. Draw for Qualifying Order. 1:30 p.m. Mandatory Spotter's Mtg. 2:00 p.m. Mandatory Rookie Driver's Mtg. 2:30 to 6:45 p.m. Practice with 2 hour break in the middle. 8:00 p.m. Garage Closes
Friday, July 6 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Registration Open 7:00 a.m. Garage Opens 8:15 to 9:45 a.m. Practice 12 noon Qualifying (One Round) 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Happy Hour 4:30 p.m. Mandatory Driver/Crew Chief's Meeting 6:30 p.m. Daytona USA.com "150"
*This will be the first time that the Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring has competed at Daytona International Speedway twice in the same year.
*There has not been a repeat winner at Daytona since Larry Caudill won back to back events in 1987 and 1988. Caudill has three wins overall at Daytona. Caudill is currently 5th in the Series Championship Points.
*Robert Huffman is the most recent winner at a speedway event (Kentucky Speedway on June 16, 2001). Shane Hmiel won at Darlington Raceway and Cam Strader won at Lowes Motor Speedway. Justin Hobgood won the season opener at Daytona in February.
*The DAYTONA USA.com event will be 50 miles (20 laps) shorter than the February event. This will make pit stop strategy even more crucial.
*The February event produced 6 lead changes among 7 drivers, all of which took place in the first 60 laps of the event.