REED SORENSON (No. 41 Target/Energizer Dodge Charger) -- 20th "We brought a brand new car, and we've got about nine laps on this car. We were off this morning and really picked it up. It was too tight, but we got a decent starting ...
REED SORENSON (No. 41 Target/Energizer Dodge Charger) -- 20th
"We brought a brand new car, and we've got about nine laps on this car. We were off this morning and really picked it up. It was too tight, but we got a decent starting position."
SCOTT RIGGS (No. 10 Stanley Tools/Valvoline Dodge Charger) -- 30th
"We were a little loose. Turns three and four were our trouble spots all day today. I know I probably overdrove three on the first lap and it cost us a ton."
DAVID STREMME (No. 40 Coors Light Dodge Charger) -- 24th
"We overadjusted. Guys either hit it or miss it bad. We had a lot better effort than last year here, so we'll be here Sunday and have some fun."
KURT BUSCH (No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger) -- 18th
"We were loose, loose, loose in practice. We tightened it up for qualifying and went too far. We were going for our third straight pole here, but that's OK. Maybe if we take a little off qualifying we'll do a little better in the race. I've won here before, and it'd sure be nice to do it again."
RYAN NEWMAN (No. 12 Alltel Dodge Charger) -- 19th
"We improved from practice, and it's not easy to do that here later in the day. It was a decent run. I don't think we're going to be top10 material, but we were 19th in practice, and I think we'll be better than that. I think the track is going to get faster toward the end, but it all depends on what the wind does. If the wind blows a little harder it might make it a little more difficult."
KYLE PETTY (No. 45 Wells Fargo Dodge Charger) -- 37th
"That wasn't bad. We pushed up off turn two, but we were good in three and four. That was as close as we were going to get it after the changes. That was good. The guys did good to gain some ground today."
BOBBY LABONTE (No. 43 Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge Charger) -- 43rd
"The track was OK when we went out. We made some air pressure changes, and that helped us. In fact, the changes helped the car out a lot. We were just a little behind today."
ELLIOTT SADLER (No. 19 Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge Charger) -- 38th
"That sure wasn't what we wanted. We've got some work to do before Sunday. But, it's a long race and we'll be OK."
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