Dave Blaney: Kansas Speedway Pre-Race News and Notes
Event/Date: STP 400 – April 21, 2013
Track: Kansas Speedway
Track Length: 1.5 mile
Race Distance: 267 laps/400.5 miles
Tune in: NASCAR on FOX at 1:00 p.m. (ET)
Tommy Baldwin Racing (TBR) and the No. 7 SANY America Chevy SS Team are heading to Kansas Speedway this weekend, to another mile and a half tri-oval. SANY will mark its seventh race with TBR as primary sponsor.
Blaney’s history at Kansas: Blaney has 13 starts at Kansas Speedway. His highest finish came in 2001 with a 10th place finish. Blaney’s average finish is 28.9.
Blaney on Kansas: “Going into Kansas we are hoping to keep up the momentum from last week at Texas. We had a good run with a top-25 finish. We have a good racecar and great crew, and hopefully it will show again this weekend.”
Crew Chief/Team Owner Tommy Baldwin on Kansas: “Coming out of Texas with a top-25 finish, we are excited to be going back to another mile and a half track. Our team has been working really hard to get the car ready for this weekend, now all we have to do is get out there and get another good finish.”
Blaney by the numbers: Leaving Texas Motor Speedway, Blaney and the No. 7 team climbed one position in points to 28th. He is currently 146 points behind leader Jimmie Johnson.
Did you know?: Dave’s son, Ryan is competing in his rookie season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.