Joey Logano of Middletown, CT authored a page of NASCAR history in March by winning the Food City Dirt Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Before the unique event, the veteran driver admitted that he wasn’t sure what to expect from the first Cup race held on a dirt surface since 1970.
“The dirt was a whole new game,” Logano said. “It’ll be interesting to see how they’ve cleaned it up. And also how they’ve reapplied the PJ1 [traction compound], and what the effect of that is gonna be.