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Buckshot Jones Notes & Quotes Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR Busch Series Aaron's 312 Notes * The Aaron's 312 will mark the first return to Atlanta in a Busch car for Buckshot Jones since 1998. Jones did compete at Atlanta Motor Speedway...

Buckshot Jones Notes & Quotes Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR Busch Series Aaron's 312

Notes

* The Aaron's 312 will mark the first return to Atlanta in a Busch car for Buckshot Jones since 1998. Jones did compete at Atlanta Motor Speedway in 1999 as a Winston Cup driver.

* The race this weekend is just like a homecoming for Jones. Buckshot grew up and attended high school in Tucker, Ga before going on to attend the University of Georgia.

Quotes

"Atlanta Motor Speedway is just plain fast. The track configuration and racing surface allow you to feel the speed at Atlanta more than anywhere we race." --Buckshot Jones, driver of the No. 00 Cheez-It Pontiac.

"Running at Atlanta in front of the hometown crowd is easier than running at some of the other tracks. Next to Daytona, Atlanta is the other race I highlight on the schedule as the 'one to win' each year." --Buckshot Jones, driver of the No. 00 Cheez-It Pontiac.

"We tested at Atlanta back in early February and learned a great deal, especially about the Pontiac. Personally, I'm still trying to learn the tendencies and aerodynamics of the Pontiac cars." --Sandy Jones, crew chief of the No. 00 Cheez-It Pontiac.

Race Information Saturday, March 11, 2000 Aaron's 312 Atlanta Motor Speedway Track Distance: 1.5 miles Laps: 203 TV: Live ABC- 1:00p.m. EST Radio: Live PRN 1:00 p.m. EST

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Buckshot Jones