Notable Quotables – MENCS Chevrolet Drivers Before the FOLDS OF HONOR QUIKTRIP 500 in Atlanta

AJ ALLMENDINGER, NO. 47 KROGER CLICK LIST CHEVROLET SS – 5TH IN STANDINGS
ON THE UPDATES TO THE 2017 AERO PACKAGE:
“I’m not sure.  You don’t really know until you get out there.  It’s hard even if you go test it, you kind of feel it, but you don’t really know until you get a race weekend, you get all the rubber built up on the race track, more importantly you get 39 other cars around you.  It’s definitely going to be less downforce, you are going to be sliding around more, but how that is going to affect the cars or the racing we are not going to really know until we get on the race track.”

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RCR Adds Scott Lagasse Jr. to its NASCAR XFINITY Series Driver Lineup

NASCAR veteran will drive the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro for four races during the 2017 season

WELCOME, N.C. (February 28, 2017) – Veteran NASCAR driver Scott Lagasse Jr. will join Richard Childress Racing’s 2017 driver lineup to pilot the No. 3 Chevrolet Camaro in the NASCAR XFINITY Series for four races. Lagasse Jr., 36, of St. Augustine, Florida, will race under the RCR banner at Iowa Speedway on June 25, Road America, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Notable Quotables: Kurt Busch on Winning the 2017 Daytona 500

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Twelve hours after celebrating his DAYTONA 500 victory in Daytona International Speedway’s Gatorade Victory Lane, the newest champion of “The Great American Race” was still processing the defining moment of his NASCAR career.

“It’s surreal,” the Stewart-Haas Racing driver said Monday morning, during the annual Champion’s Breakfast in the Speedway’s Bill France Room. “Wins are hard to come by … but to win the DAYTONA 500, it’s hard to put into words. It’s beyond belief, really.”

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