By Holly Cain, NASCAR Wire Service

Ryan Truex makes only his second NASCAR Xfinity Series start at Atlanta on Saturday, but comes to the track full of confidence and well-earned optimism following a dramatic seventh-place finish in the Daytona season-opener after leading three laps late in the multiple-overtime race.

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SHOW #494 – Guest: Ryan Truex – We begin our look at the Top 16 NASCAR Playoff Drivers of the 2017 Season, Little Gordon drives a midget, Austin is hitched, RPM joins forces with RCR, and tons of off season tangents. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie.

(Roughly 48:00 mins)

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2012 Chicagoland Ryan Truex Stands On The Grid During QualifyingALEX BOWMAN AND RYAN TRUEX JOIN BK RACING FOR THE 2014 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES SEASON. WHILE TEAM SWITCHES NO. 93 TO NO. 23 AND ANNOUNCES 2014 DAYTONA 500 SPONSOR

STATESVILLE, N.C. (January 20, 2013) – BK Racing has signed Tucson, AZ native Alex Bowman and Mayetta, NJ native Ryan Truex to pilot the team’s No. 23 and No. 83 BK Racing Toyota Camry’s and compete for Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Bowman will drive the newly renumbered No. 23 entry and comes off his rookie season in the NASCAR Nationwide Series which saw him win two poles and finish 11th in the final standings. Truex made four starts between the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and Camping World Truck Series this past season. Both Bowman and Truex tested for BK Racing in the NASCAR Preseason Thunder at Daytona last week and have already begun to create a relationship with their respected teams and crew chiefs. Continue reading “Rookies Everywhere! Bowman and Truex Head To BK Racing”

By: Toby Christie of dailypitstop.com

(Photo Credit: NASCAR via Getty Images) There’s still just over a month before the official start of the 2014 NASCAR season, so things could change, but as of right now a bunch of talented drivers have lost the offseason game of musical chairs and are without a ride.Of all the names that currently aren’t being decaled above the door of a racecar this year, five stood out to us as odd, as they could be instant upgrades to just about any team in the NASCAR Nationwide or Camping World Truck Series garage.

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1. Ron Hornaday is a four-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion, and he has collected 51 trophies throughout a career in the series that has spanned 14 full-time seasons. Continue reading “Five NASCAR Drivers That Shouldn’t Be Unemployed (But Are) For 2014”

1 20 Ryan Truex Grime Boss Toyota 23.264 154.746
2 18 Joey Logano(i) Dollar General Toyota 23.308 154.453
3 33 Ty Dillon(i) South Point Hotel & Casino Chevrolet 23.313 154.420
4 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Cargill Beef Ford 23.368 154.057
5 11 Brian Scott Dollar General Toyota 23.368 154.057
6 2 Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial Chevrolet 23.432 153.636
7 31 Justin Allgaier Brandt Chevrolet 23.434 153.623
8 44 Mike Bliss TriStar Motorsports Toyota 23.452 153.505
9 54 Kurt Busch(i) Monster Energy Toyota 23.458 153.466
10 12 Sam Hornish Jr. Wurth Dodge 23.486 153.283
11 3 Austin Dillon # American Ethanol / New Holland Chevrolet 23.488 153.270
12 22 Parker Kligerman(i) Snap-on Dodge 23.501 153.185
13 99 John Wes Townley(i) Barberitos Toyota 23.556 152.827
14 30 James Buescher(i) AccuDoc Solutions Chevrolet 23.628 152.362
15 51 Jeremy Clements Clements Automotive Chevrolet 23.690 151.963

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