Atlanta: Sterling Marlin preview

Sterling Marlin Chip Ganassi Racing With Felix Sabates EVENT: MBNA America 500, Atlanta Motor Speedway, 1.54-mile quad-oval DATES: Qualifying: March 8, 2002 Race: March 10, 2002 BROADCAST: Television: FOX race coverage begins at 12:30 p.m.

Sterling Marlin
Chip Ganassi Racing With Felix Sabates

EVENT: MBNA America 500, Atlanta Motor Speedway, 1.54-mile quad-oval

DATES:
Qualifying: March 8, 2002
Race: March 10, 2002

BROADCAST:
Television: FOX race coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. ET
Radio: PRN race coverage begins at 12:15 p.m. ET

FAST FACTS

Sterling Marlin, driver, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge Intrepid R/T

* Atlanta: In 36 career starts at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Marlin has four top-5s and 12 top-10s. He has no wins and no poles at the track. His best start is fourth (3/18/91); his best finish is second (11/18/01).

* The Coors Light team will take car #115 to Atlanta. No. 115 is the same car that won in Michigan and Charlotte in 2001.

* Marlin is the only driver to have top-10 finishes in all three races in 2002. He is the only driver to rank in the top-10 in NASCAR Winston Cup championship points since the 2001 Daytona 500 (39 races).

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin , Chip Ganassi , Felix Sabates
Teams Chip Ganassi Racing