Nashville, TN -- (May 20, 2000) -- A persistent rain shower in Middle Tennessee, beginning in mid-afternoon and continuing into the evening, forced the cancellation of qualifying for Sunday's ASA ACDelco Series BFGoodrich Tires 300. Both rounds...
Nashville, TN -- (May 20, 2000) -- A persistent rain shower in Middle Tennessee, beginning in mid-afternoon and continuing into the evening, forced the cancellation of qualifying for Sunday's ASA ACDelco Series BFGoodrich Tires 300.
Both rounds of ASA fastest lap qualifying and a 100-lap qualifying race, along with Nashville Speedway Late Model stocks and Trucks, were cancelled.
ASA ACDelco Series officials announced the starting field for the BFGoodrich Tires 300 would be expanded from 32 starters to 40 using the current 2000 season owner's points. That decision was intended to allow as many of the 54 teams that entered for the race to compete as possible.
Gary St. Amant of Columbus, Ohio, the current ASA ACDelco Series points leader will start from the pole. It is St. Amant's first pole of the season, the 21st of his career. Brandon Sperling of California will start on the outside of row one.
The BFGoodrich Tires 300 activities begin with gates opening at 10 a.m. The , ASA on-track autograph session begins at noon with pre-race activities , starting at 1:15 p.m. The green flag drops on the BFGoodrich Tires 300 at , 2 p.m. with the Nashville Twin 50s the Auto Value/Parts City Late Models , and Kroger SuperTrucks, to follow. Tickets are $20 for adults, children , 12 and under free.
STARTING LINEUP FOR ASA BFGOODRICH TIRES 300
Pos # Driver/Hometown Sponsor/Make 1 7 Gary St. Amant/Columbus, OH Wynn's/GM Goodwrench Service Plus Chev. 2 40 Brandon Sperling/Mooresville, NC Crookston Poured Walls Chev. 3 21 Kevin Cywinski/Wausau, WI LaFavre Racing Teams Chev. 4 18 Mike Miller/Woodstock, GA Jani-King/Miller Motorsports Pont. 5 22 Ricky Johnson/El Cajon, CA Nationwide Auction Systems/WorldBestBuy.com Chev. 6 52 Butch Miller/Coopersville, MI Meijer/Banquet/Cheez-It/Red Baron/Stouffers Pont. 7 9 Tim Sauter/Necedah, WI Build A Mold/Moldplas/Trimplas/A.P. Tool Chev. 8 5 Scott Hansen/Green Bay, WI Structural Transport/Victor Ford/AFCO/Fanetti Ford 9 05 R Scott Wimmer/Wausau, WI W.J. Plemons Investments/Webko/Sierra Racing Chev. 10 23 Rick Beebe/Merriam, KS Metro Milwaukee Auto Auction/AFCO Pont. 11 1 Mike Garvey/Lakeville, MN Tecumseh Products/LaFavre Racing Teams Chev. 12 07 Jack Landis/Edgerton, OH Noah Yoder Ford/Yoder Body Shop Ford 13 11 Tristan Dupuis/Lansing, MI Edy's Grand Ice Cream/Freschetta Pizza/Meijer Pont. 14 8 R Robbie Pyle/Columbus, OH Young Motorsports/JVM Enterprises Chev. 15 28 Tim Taylor/Indianapolis, IN EMAS Inc. Ambulance Service/Taylor Racing Chev. 16 88 Mike Eddy/Midland, MI eWeb21.com/Caribbean Golf Classics/Howe Chev. 17 44 R Mark E. Dismore/Greenfield, IN monster.com/WorldBestBuy.com/MCIWorldCom Chev. 18 6 Dave Sensiba/Middleville, MI ABC Auto Auctions of Nashville/Prestige Truck Pont. 19 33 Greg Stewart/Four Oaks, NC Screaming Eagle Motorsports Pont. 20 83 R Joey Clanton/Stockbridge, GA Steve Dale Enterprises/Zaxby's/Racing Radios Pont. 21 14 R Larry Foyt/Houston, TX Harrah's/Terre Haute 1st Nat'l Bank/A.J. Foyt Pont. 22 16 Russ Tuttle/Indianapolis, IN Conseco Pont. 23 2 R Chad Wood/Madison, WI Dwight Yoakam's Bakersfield Biscuits Ford 24 27 R Philip Kranefuss/Mooresville, NC Mobil 1/Hamke Cars and Parts II Pont. 25 45 R Greg Usher/Grand Rapids, MI Lender's Bagels/Nickels Bakery/Throop Pont. 26 0 R Tracy Goodson/Pensacola, FL Blue Dolphin Racing Pont. 27 01 R Johnny Sauter/Necedah, WI Murray/LaFavre Racing Teams Chev. 28 09 R J.C. Beattie Jr./Baltimore, MD ATI Performance Products/RUS Uniforms Chev. 29 53 R Buddy Gainey/Grand Rapids, MI Gainey Transportation/Bissell Chev. 30 57 R Gary Sherman/Holt, MI Sawyer's Pont. 31 61 R Kevin Conway/Charlotte, NC USAMeats.com/Stanton Barrett Motorsports Pont. 32 34 R Wayne Leamon/Winston-Salem, NC PawIsland.com/ST Motorsports Chev. 33 4 R Teri MacDonald-Cadieux/High Pt., NC GM Goodwrench Service Plus/Snap-On Tools Pont. 34 67 R Paul Dallenbach/Basalt, CO Enerjetix Motorsports/EventAmerica.com Pont. 35 87 R Wayne Willard/Buford, GA Easy Care/Johnson Industries/Jerry Brown Chev. 36 93 Alec Pinsonneault/Windsor, ON Build A Mold/Moldplas/Trimplas/A.P. Tool Chev. 37 19 Dennis Lampman/Oak Creek, WI Barricade Flasher Service/Lampman Racing Chev. 38 37 Dave Anspaugh/Sturgis, MI 1st Ayd/Anspaugh Racing Pont. 39 77 David Doran/Cincinnati, OH Doran Enterprises Pont. 40 75 R David Bonnett/Bessemer, AL Dunlop Golf/AFCO Racing Products/Caton Chev.
R - Pat Schauer Rookie of the Year Candidate .596-mile oval / Nashville, TN Starting Lineup determined by current 2000 Owners' Points Standings