BUSCH: Talladega Superspeedway Buckshot Racing Notes

"I feel I've been competitive on superspeedways in Busch cars. I finished fourth at both Daytona and Talladega earlier this year and I think that knowledge will help me in the Winston Cup car." --Buckshot Jones, driver of the No.00 Aquafresh ...

"I feel I've been competitive on superspeedways in Busch cars. I finished fourth at both Daytona and Talladega earlier this year and I think that knowledge will help me in the Winston Cup car." --Buckshot Jones, driver of the No.00 Aquafresh Chevrolet

Buckshot Jones Talladega Superspeedway Notes & Results Date ST Fin LC/TL Status $Won 04/26/97 11 38 46/117 Handling $9,670 04/25/98 3 4 113/113 Running $22,300

Equipment: Jones will be driving the No. 00 Aquafresh Chevrolet owned by Stavola Brothers Racing this weekend.

Buckshot Racing News: The Buckshot Racing team announced last week that they will continue their effort in the NASCAR Busch Series in 1999 with Larry Pearson driving the No. 00 Cheez-It Pontiac. Buckshot Jones will make the jump to the NASCAR Winston Cup Series full-time in 1999.

Superspeedway History: Jones has had success on superspeedways in 1998. He finished fourth at Daytona International Speedway in February and went on to qualify third, lead more than 30 laps and finish fourth at Talladega Superspeedway in the NASCAR Busch Series race in April.

Winston Cup Schedule: The next Winston Cup race Jones will attempt to qualify for will be the Dura-Lube 500 at Phoenix International Raceway in the No. 00 Chevrolet owned by Stavola Brothers Racing. A sponsor has yet to be determined.

Buckshot Jones Career NASCAR Busch Series Results

Year Starts Poles Wins T5 T10 $Won 1998 27 1 1 5 8 $345,085 1997 30 0 0 5 14 $446,637 1996 18 1 1 1 2 $105,330 1995 9 0 0 0 1 $35,445

TOTALS 84 2 2 11 25 $932,497

Buckshot Jones 1998 NASCAR Busch Series Results

Date Location St Fin LC/TL Status $Won

02/14/98 Daytona, Fla. 5 4 120/120 Running $39,350 02/21/98 Rockingham, N.C. 11 15 197/197 Running $7,500 02/28/98 Las Vegas, Nev. 4 8 200/200 Running $24,350 03/07/98 Atlanta, Ga. (Rain) 03/15/98 Nashville, Tenn. 28 13 320/320 Running $8,120 03/21/98 Darlington, S.C. 17 14 147/147 Running $7,865 03/28/98 Bristol, Tenn. 2 28 218/250 Accident $8,080 04/04/98 Ft. Worth, Texas 37 28 193/200 Running $13,425 04/11/98 Hickory, N.C. 6 12 299/300 Running $8,095 04/25/98 Talladega, Ala. 3 4 113/113 Running $22,300 05/09/98 Loudon, N.H. 26 1 200/200 Running $27,500 05/17/98 Nazareth, Pa. 23 33 140/200 Accident $5,515 05/23/98 Charlotte, NC 29 29 182/200 Running $8,760 05/30/98 Dover, Del. 17 19 198/200 Running $8,560 06/05/98 Richmond, Va. 37 30 245/250 Running $7,790 06/14/98 Fountain, Colo. 25 18 250/250 Running $15,550 06/28/98 Watkins Glen, N.Y. 28 29 81/ 82 Accident $5,900 07/05/98 Milwaukee, Wis. 14 7 250/250 Running $11,875 07/11/98 Myrtle Beach, S.C. 10 15 248/250 Running $6,855 07/19/98 Fontana, Calif. 5 11 149/150 Running $17,975 07/25/98 South Boston, Va. 11 17 299/300 Running $7,100 07/31/98 Indianapolis, Ind. 1 3 200/200 Running $18,025 08/15/98 Brooklyn, Mich. 35 14 99/100 Running $10,425 08/21/98 Bristol, Tenn. 27 8 249/250 Running $11,825 09/05/98 Darlington, S.C. 3 42 25/147 Accident $6,010 09/11/98 Richmond, Va. 13 36 126/250 Running $6,800 09/19/98 Dover, Del. 8 42 27/200 Accident $7,020 10/03/98 Charlotte, N.C. 30 5 200/200 Running $22,275

Outside Starts Poles Poles Wins T5 T10 LC/TL $Won 27 1 1 1 5 8 4,973/5,526 $345,085

NASCAR Winston Cup Results

Date Location St Fin LC/TL Status $Won

11/16/97 Atlanta, Ga. 32 43 38/325 Accident $20,875 05/31/98 Dover, Del. 19 8 400/400 Running $26,580 08/01/98 Indianapolis, Ind. 15 27 158/160 Running $72,285 08/15/98 Brooklyn, Mich. 34 27 197/200 Running $18,440 09/20/98 Dover, Del. 14 42 84/400 Engine $16,355

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