2001 GOODY'S DASH SERIES, NASCAR TOURING RACE FACTS WHAT: The Kentucky "100" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race ...
2001 GOODY'S DASH SERIES, NASCAR TOURING RACE FACTS
WHAT: The Kentucky "100" Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Race #7 of 18
WHERE: Kentucky Speedway, Sparta KY 1.5 mile Paved Oval
WHEN: Saturday, June 16, 2001
DISTANCE: 67 Laps (100.5 Miles)
POSTED AWARDS: $81,750 (including $6,500 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point fund money.)
FIELD: 36 cars (Fastest 30 through times trials. Three provisional positions have been established for any driver in the top 30 in the 2001 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship Points who have attempted to qualify but did not make the field on their time. Two provisional positions have been established for any car owner that is the top 30 in the 2001 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Championship Owner Points. One additional position has been established for a past Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Champion provided they have participated in competition during the 2001 season.)
SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)
PROMOTER: Kentucky Speedway, LLC.
TELEVISION: None scheduled at this time <pre> SCHEDULE: Saturday, June 16: 6:00 a.m. Haulers enter & Registration opens 7:00 a.m. Gates open & Inspections begin. 9:30 a.m. Mandatory All Driver's/Rookie Driver's Meeting. 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon Practice 1:30 p.m. Time Trials (All positions) 3:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Final Practice 6:30 p.m. Mandatory Driver/Crew Chief's Meeting 11:00 p.m. EST. The Kentucky "100" </pre> NOTES OF INTEREST:
*This will be the first time the Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring has competed at Kentucky Speedway.
*There was an open test at Kentucky Speedway on Sunday, June 10. Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring driver Johnny Chapman posted the fastest unofficial time.
*The first six events of the 2001 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Schedule as seen four different winners. Cam Strader is the only mutiple winner to date and the most recent driver to win a race. Strader has won all of the races held in his home state of North Carolina which have included Orange County Speedway, Lowes Motor Speedway, and Coastal Plains Raceway. Justin Hobgood was the winner at Daytona International Speedway, Shane Hmiel won at Darlington Raceway, and Roger Sawyer won at Louisville Motor Speedway. Cam Strader and Roger Sawyer were among those who tested at Kentucky Speedway.
*Wayne Edwards, driver of the #77 Toyota Celica, is from Shephardsville, Kentucky.
*Cam Strader is the only driver to complete every lap in 2001. <pre> Top 10 in Points (Wins): 1. Cam Strader, 1007 (3) 2. Roger Sawyer, 919 (1) 3. Justin Hobgood, 873 (1) 4. Shane Hmiel, 851 (1)* 5. Joey Miller, 820 6. Jake Hobgood, 794 7. Larry Caudill, 787** 8. Scott Weaver, 753 9. Robert Huffman, 743** 10. Wayne Edwards, 735*
*Denotes Rookie of the Year Contender **Past Series Champions