Odessa Ford Drivers Notes

FORD RACING 1999 NCTS DRIVER/TEAM NOTES I-70 SPEEDWAY ...

FORD RACING 1999 NCTS DRIVER/TEAM NOTES I-70 SPEEDWAY

# 2 - MIKE WALLACE, Team ASE/Ultra Motorsports Ford F-150 Owner: Jim and Marlene Smith Crew Chief: Tim Kohuth 1998 at I-70 - started fifth, finished seventh 1999 season - seventh in points; best finishes - first at Homestead, fifth at Evergreen, eighth at Mesa Marin, first at Pikes Peak 1998 season - 27 starts - finished 13th in points with three top fives and 11 top 10s # 14 - RICK CRAWFORD, Circle Bar Motel & RV Park Ford F-150 Owner: Tom Mitchell Crew Chief: George Church 1998 at I-70 - started 17th, finished 18th 1997 at I-70 - started sixth, finished 15th 1999 season - 16th in points; best finishes - eighth at Homestead, sixth at Phoenix, eighth at Pikes Peak 1998 season - 27 starts - finished 18th in points with one win (Homestead), four top fives and five top 10s

# 21 - TIM STEELE, HS Die & Engineering Ford F-150 Owner: Harold Steele Crew Chief: Tim Sokoloski 1999 season - 26th in points 1998 season - competed in Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) series

# 31 - KEVIN CYWINSKI, Auto Trim Design Ford F-150 Owner: Shelly Brevak Crew Chief: Joe Shear Jr. 1999 season - ninth in points; best finishes - sixth at Homestead, ninth at Phoenix, 10th at Mesa Marin, career-best fourth at Martinsville 1998 season - 19 starts - finished 28th in points with one top 10

# 46 - ROB MORGAN, Acxiom Ford F-150 Owner: David Dollar Crew Chief: Tim Murphy 1999 season - 23rd in points 1998 season - eight starts - finished 37th in points

# 50 - GREG BIFFLE, Grainger Racing Ford F-150 Owner: Jack Roush Crew Chief: Randy Goss 1998 at I-70 - started 13th, finished 21st 1999 season - sixth in points; best finishes - 10th at Evergreen, fifth at Martinsville, first career win at Memphis 1998 season - 27 starts - finished eighth in points with eight top fives and 12 top 10s; four poles (Portland, Memphis, Gateway and Martinsville); won Cintas Rookie-of-the-Year award

# 55 - RON BARFIELD, Icehouse Beer Ford F-150 Owners: Tom Gloy and Bobby Rahal Crew Chief: Kevin Caldwell 1998 at I-70 - started 29th, finished 12th 1999 season - 18th in points; best finishes - career-best third at Evergreen, seventh at Pikes Peak 1998 season - 27 starts - finished ninth in points with two top-fives and 10 top-10s

# 66 - MIKE STEFANIK, Carlin Burners and Controls Ford F-150 Owner: Dale Phelon Crew Chief: Emory Donaldson 1999 season - 11th in points; best finish - second at Homestead 1998 season - 1 start (Las Vegas) - finished 79th in points with one top 10; won both NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series and NASCAR Busch North Series for second consecutive year

# 98 - KEVIN HARVICK, Porter-Cable Power Tools Ford F-150 Owners: Jim Herrick and Brad Daugherty Crew Chief: Roland Wlodyka 1998 at I-70 - started 26th, finished 26th 1999 season - fourth in points; best finishes - ninth at Evergreen, second at Mesa Marin, tenth at Martinsville, second at Memphis, third at Pikes Peak 1998 season - 26 starts - finished 17th in points with three top fives and five top 10s; won NASCAR Winston West championship

# 99 - MIKE BLISS, Exide Batteries Ford F-150 Owner: Jack Roush Crew Chief: Matt Chambers 1998 at I-70 - started third, finished third 1997 at I-70 - started 17th, finished eighth 1996 at I-70 - started seventh, finished first 1995 at I-70 - started 13th, finished 13th 1999 season - 13th in points; best finishes - 10th at Phoenix, eighth at Evergreen, sixth at Martinsville 1998 season - 27 starts - finished 10th in points with two wins (Milwaukee and Phoenix), five top fives and nine top 10s; four poles (Nazareth, Pikes Peak, Nashville and Phoenix); won Busch Pole Award

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Series NASCAR Truck
Drivers Bobby Rahal , Tom Gloy , Dale Phelon , Jack Roush
Teams Carlin