No. 40 TEAM FACTS: * Chassis: Marlin and the Coors Light crew will bring chassis ...
No. 40 TEAM FACTS:
* Chassis: Marlin and the Coors Light crew will bring chassis #405 to Kansas. This is only the second time the team will run this chassis. The debut of this car was at Fontana in September, where it finished 26th.
* Racing in 2003 at Kansas: Sterling Marlin was racing for a top-10 position at Kansas Speedway when his Coors Light Dodge ran out of gas and forced him to pit under green with five laps to go.
* NASCAR NEXTEL Cup points standings: Marlin's 34th-place finish last week at Talladega dropped him one spot to 19th in NEXTEL Cup championship points.
Sterling Marlin Quotes:
Comment on the new soft walls at Kansas
"I am glad to hear they will be adding soft walls to Kansas. I just wish they had been there two years ago when I hit the wall. I am glad to see that NASCAR and the tracks are making the necessary changes to ensure the safety of all the drivers."