BUSCH: Larry Person Las Vegas Preview

"At the time I won my two championships, we didn't compete on the West Coast. In fact, I've never been to Las Vegas in my whole life. I'm excited about going and seeing the lights and feeling the excitement in the air. I also plan to test my...

"At the time I won my two championships, we didn't compete on the West Coast. In fact, I've never been to Las Vegas in my whole life. I'm excited about going and seeing the lights and feeling the excitement in the air. I also plan to test my luck playing the slot machines. I'm hoping to win big in the casino as well as on the race track." ---Larry Pearson, driver of the No.00 Cheez-It(r) Pontiac

Larry Pearson at Las Vegas

The Sam's Town 300 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be the 250th career start for Pearson in the NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division.

"I'm very proud to reach my 250th career start in the NASCAR Busch Series," Pearson said. "It an honor to be associated with NASCAR and carry on the tradition of the Pearson family in this sport. I hope to be around for another 250 starts."

The Buckshot Racing team at Las Vegas

The Buckshot Racing team qualified fourth and finished eighth in last year's race at Las Vegas.

The Buckshot Racing team is running a new race car that has only competed once before in Richmond in 1998.

Larry Pearson Appearance

Larry Pearson will appear live on the Fast Talk with Benny Parsons Show on Thursday, March 4th at 8:15 p.m. at the Orleans Hotel and Casino

NASCAR Busch Series Cumulative Results

Starts Wins Poles Top 5s Top 10s  Winnings
249    15   11      78    127     $1,620,391

1999 NASCAR Busch Series Results

Date               Track          Start Finish LC/TL   $Won
February 13  Daytona Beach, FL 8     25   93/120  25,450
February 20  Rockingham, NC    11    13  196/197  15,605

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Drivers Benny Parsons