WHAT: Discount Auto Parts 125 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race 17 of 18 Events WHERE: USA International Speedway, Lakeland, Fla., 3/4-mile oval WHEN: Saturday, October 21 2000 DISTANCE: 150 Laps (112.5 Miles) POSTED AWARDS: ...
WHAT: Discount Auto Parts 125 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race 17 of 18 Events
WHERE: USA International Speedway, Lakeland, Fla., 3/4-mile oval
WHEN: Saturday, October 21 2000
DISTANCE: 150 Laps (112.5 Miles)
POSTED AWARDS: $49,550
FIELD: 36 Cars. Thirty-two starting positions will be determined through two laps of qualifying. Three additional positions will be available to any driver in the top 30 current 2000 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point standings who has not qualified for one of the original 32 positions, provided eligible driver attempts to qualify in qualifying events. Official points standing and not time trial speed will determine these positions. One additional position will be available to any series past champion however if a past champion does not use the spot it will be awarded to the next driver in time trials who has not made the starting field.
SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR)
TELEVISION: None SCHEDULE: <pre> Friday, October 20 2000 Saturday, October 21 2000 10:30 a.m. Registration Opens 9:00 a.m. Registration and Gates Open 11:30 a.m. Haulers Park and Gates Open 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Practice 1:45 p.m. Mandatory Meeting - Rookie Drivers 2:00 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Practice 2:00 p.m. Draw For Qualifying, Goody's Dash Trailer 4:15 p.m. - 2nd Round Qualifying (21-32) 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Practice 4:30 p.m. - Mandatory Driver & Crew Chief Meeting 7:00 p.m. - 1st Round Bud Pole Qualifying 6:00 p.m. - Autograph Session (1-20 - 2 Laps)
THE RACE: The Discount Auto Parts 150 will be race 17 of 18 races on the 2000 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Schedule. Cautions will count towards total laps. And the race can end with a checkered flag or a green-white-checkered situation.
RECORDS: DRIVER DATE TIME/SPEED Qualifying: Charles Powell III October 4 1997 22.339 Secs/120.864 mph Race: Robert Huffman October 2 1999 1 Hr 15 Min 56 Secs/88.894 mph
EVENT REVIEW: Robert Huffman picked up win number seven of the 1999 racing season in this event last year winning both the Bud Pole start and the victory. Huffman dominated the event taking the lead at the start of the race with Scott Weaver starting outside front row. Huffman led for the first 79 laps before pitting for fuel giving the lead to Joey Miller. It didn't take Huffman long to regain the lead as he chased Miller down on the