Martinsville II: Sterling Marlin preview

Sterling Marlin, ...

Sterling Marlin, #40 Coors Light Dodge

* Career Facts: This weekend's race at Martinsville will be Sterling Marlin's 600th career start.

* Chassis: The Coors Light team will race chassis #309 at Martinsville. This is the same car that raced at both Richmond's (13th and 22nd), Loudon (39th) and at Martinsville (7th) earlier this season.

* Spring Martinsville Race: After starting from the 25th position Sterling Marlin secured a 7th place finish in the Virginia 500 earlier this season at Martinsville Speedway. Marlin was the highest finishing Dodge and even led a lap during the course of the race.

* Martinsville Speedway Facts: Marlin has qualified in the top-10 seven times in 34 starts at Martinsville Speedway. He has finished 12th or better in his last five races at Martinsville.

* Fascinating Fact: Sterling Marlin has qualified in the top-10 three out of the last six races.

* Pigskin Picks: Check out "Totally NASCAR" on Friday's to see Sterling Marlin's pick for the Tennessee Volunteers games. Marlin, a Tennessee native and a football fan enjoys following the season of the Volunteers and the Titans.

* Cruisin' with Sterling Marlin and Coors Light: After Homestead-Miami Sterling will be celebrating the end of the 2003 Racing Season with a 4-day Caribbean cruise with his fans.


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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin