Camry drivers Brian Vickers (second) and Kyle Busch (third) battled side-by-side on the final laps to earn top-three finishes in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Michigan International Speedway. Vickers earned his first NNS pole...
Camry drivers Brian Vickers (second) and Kyle Busch (third) battled side-by-side on the final laps to earn top-three finishes in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Michigan International Speedway.
Vickers earned his first NNS pole of 2009 and led 78 (of 125) laps in the Michigan race.
Other Camry drivers in the field included Jason Leffler (11th), Michael Annett (13th), David Reutimann (14th), Justin Lofton (16th), Brad Coleman (23rd), Trevor Bayne (30th), Denny Hamlin (32nd) and Chase Miller (37th).
Busch extended his points lead in the unofficial NNS point standings to 339 points over second-place Carl Edwards who fell out of the race on lap two. Leffler (fourth), Logano (11th) and Annett (13th) are also in the top-15 for Toyota.
JASON LEFFLER, No. 38 Great Clips Toyota Camry, Braun Racing
Finishing Position: 11th
MICHAEL ANNETT, No. 15 Pilot Travel Centers Toyota Camry, Germain Racing
Finishing Position: 13th
DAVID REUTIMANN, No. 10 Beringer Vineyards Toyota Camry, Braun Racing
Finishing Position: 14th
JUSTIN LOFTON, No. 14 Lofton Cattle Toyota Camry, Lofton Racing
Finishing Position: 16th
BRAD COLEMAN, No. 20 BigSpot.com Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing
Finishing Position: 23rd
TREVOR BAYNE, No. 99 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota Camry, Michael Waltrip Racing
Finishing Position: 30th
What happened to your car at the end of the race?
"Our car was a little loose at the beginning of the race. Jerry Baxter (crew chief) and the crew were able to make it better and better all race. I blew a right-front tire right at the end of the race and hit the wall. It wasn't the day we wanted."
DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 CARFAX Toyota Camry, CJM Racing
Finishing Position: 32nd
What happened that took you out of the race? "We broke something on the shifter. It's the story of my life - I break more stuff than anyone else, it's unbelievable."
CHASE MILLER, No. 47 ConstructionJobs.com Toyota Camry, JTG-Daugherty Racing Finishing Position: 37th
-credit: toyota motorsports