Indianapolis: Sterling Marlin preview

Sterling Marlin, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge No. 40 TEAM FACTS: Salute to the Troops: The Coors Light Dodge will once again sport the Marines paint scheme this weekend for the Brickyard 400. This will be the third of four races for this paint ...

Sterling Marlin, No. 40 Coors Light Dodge

No. 40 TEAM FACTS:

Salute to the Troops: The Coors Light Dodge will once again sport the Marines paint scheme this weekend for the Brickyard 400. This will be the third of four races for this paint scheme. Also, the Commandant of the Marine Corps, General Michael Hagee, will be in attendance for Sunday's festivities.

Chassis: Marlin and the Coors Light crew will bring chassis #303 to Indy for the Brickyard 400 this weekend. This is the same car that placed 15th last week at Pocono and earlier this season placed fourth at Rockingham and Bristol, 14th at Darlington and 29th at Dover.

O Say Can You See?: Country group Rascal Flatts will be singing the national anthem kicking off the Brickyard 400. The band, which is also sponsored by Coors Brewing Company, will be featured on the lower rear quarter of the Coors Light Dodge for Sunday's race.

Racing at the Brickyard: Marlin has posted two top-10 finishes in ten races at Indy and has qualified in the top 10 four times.

NASCAR NEXTEL Cup points standings: Marlin's remains 18th in NEXTEL Cup championship points. The Coors Light Dodge now sits 261 points out of 10th place.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin