Topeka: Troy Coughlin Saturday summary

Troy Coughlin falls short Troy Coughlin began the second and final day of qualifying on the outside looking in. The JEG'S Mail Order Chevy Cavalier sat in the No. 23 spot. In the third qualifying session Troy ran a 6.958 at 197.94 mph.

Troy Coughlin falls short

Troy Coughlin began the second and final day of qualifying on the outside looking in. The JEG'S Mail Order Chevy Cavalier sat in the No. 23 spot.

In the third qualifying session Troy ran a 6.958 at 197.94 mph. Troy remained in the No. 23 slot at the conclusion of the session.

The final qualifying session proved to be an up hill battle for the entire field. Not a single car broke into the 16 qualifying positions on the second day of qualifying. Troy ran a 6.929 at 198.90 mph.

"We have been chasing something in the car all weekend," explained Troy. "We made some head way in the final session, but it was just too little too late. We will spend Sunday tearing down the car piece by piece so we are ready for Chicago."

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Drivers Troy Coughlin