Phoenix: Jamie McMurray preview

Coors Light Team Facts--- * Phoenix International Raceway: Jamie McMurray and No. 40 Coors Light team head into Phoenix this weekend after scoring another solid performance at "The Rock" (Rockingham) last weekend. McMurray ran in the top 10 ...

Coors Light Team Facts---

* Phoenix International Raceway: Jamie McMurray and No. 40 Coors Light team head into Phoenix this weekend after scoring another solid performance at "The Rock" (Rockingham) last weekend. McMurray ran in the top 10 throughout the Pop Secret Microwave Popcorn 400 and finished the event in the 15th position. McMurray's finish marked his third top-15 finish in only four Winston Cup starts.

* Chassis: The Coors Light team will take chassis #115 to Phoenix. This is the same car Mike Bliss drove to a 14th-place finish with in Martinsville a few weeks back. Chassis #115 has also competed this season on tracks at Charlotte (The Winston) and the spring Atlanta race.

* McMurray's Streak Continues: Jamie McMurray's Victory Lane tour continued this past weekend in Rockingham as he picked up his second consecutive NASCAR Busch Series win. In his last six NASCAR starts, McMurray has scored three victories, four top-five and five top-10 finishes. McMurray won his first NASCAR Winston Cup race in only his second start at the Lowe's Motor Speedway back on Oct. 13.

* 26-year-old McMurray is currently racing in his second full season in the NASCAR Busch Series. He has posted two victories, six top-five and 14 top-10 finishes so far during the 2002 Busch Series campaign. McMurray currently sits sixth in the Busch Series points standings with two events remaining.

* McMurray was recently announced as the driver of the Havoline Dodge for Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates in the 2003 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Jamie McMurray , Mike Bliss , Chip Ganassi , Felix Sabates
Teams Chip Ganassi Racing