Preseason Thunder: ThorSport day 2 notes

ThorSport duo fast in Daytona Truck test DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - After more than 150 races as a one-truck effort, ThorSport Racing is expanding to two teams for the 2004 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series campaign. The first day of the two-truck...

ThorSport duo fast in Daytona Truck test

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - After more than 150 races as a one-truck effort, ThorSport Racing is expanding to two teams for the 2004 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series campaign. The first day of the two-truck effort went well Sunday, January 11 in the NASCAR Preseason Thunder testing sessions at the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway as both ThorSport entries finished among the top-20 in combined speeds.

Tina Gordon led the ThorSport effort. She was 15th among 36 drivers participating in the test sessions. Tracy Hines, who flew to Florida overnight after racing in a Oklahoma Saturday night, was 16th quick in his first day with ThorSport.

Gordon's best lap around the 2.5 mile, high-banked oval was 50.446 seconds (178.409 miles per hour). Hines' fastest lap was 50.504/178.204. Bobby Hamilton led the testing sessions at 49.786/180.774).

The NASCAR Preseason Thunder continues through Monday, January 12.

-tsr-

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Series NASCAR Truck
Drivers Bobby Hamilton , Tina Gordon , Tracy Hines