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Phoenix International Raceway Video Preview

PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY
VIDEO PREVIEW

Phoenix International Raceway hosts the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this Sunday for the Can-Am 500. Live coverage begins at 2:30 PM ET on NBC, MRN Radio and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio Channel 90.

Check out this week's video preview with Allmendinger and Buescher by following this link.PREVIEW

 

 

CHRIS BUESCHER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 76
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 2
Top-10s: 6
Pole Awards: 0
First Start:3/22/2015 Auto Club
Best Start:9th 6/25/17 Sonoma
Best Finish:1st -8/1/2016 Pocono
Driver DOB:10/29/1992
Hometown:Prosper, TX
Crew Chief:Trent Owens

 

AJ ALLMENDINGER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 333
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 10
Top-10s: 52
Pole Awards: 4
First Start:3/25/2007 Bristol
First Pole:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Last Pole:8/8/15 Watkins Glen
Best Start:1:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Best Finish:1:8/10/2014Watkins Glen
Driver DOB:12/16/1981
Hometown:San Jose, Calif.
Crew Chief:Tristan Smith

 


APPEARANCES:

AJ ALLMENDINGER
What:
AJ Allmendinger Autograph Session
When: Thursday, November 9th, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Where:Fry's Marketplace Store, 16380 W Yuma Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338


SPONSOR MEET & GREETS
When: Sunday, November12th at9:30 AM
Where: JTG Daugherty Racing meet & greet area

 


JTG DAUGHERTY RACING CONTACTS:

Jennifer Chapple, No. 47 Public Relations, jchapple@jtgracing.com, 704-507-8809

Kelly Boyd, No. 37 Public Relations, kboyd@jtgracing.com, 813-453-1289

 

Posted Date: 11/8/2017

Texas Motor Speedway Video Preview

TEXAS MOTORSPEEDWAY
VIDEO PREVIEW

Three races remain on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule with Texas Motor Speedway next up on the list, which is Chris Buescher's home track. Live coverage of the AAA Texas 500 on Sunday, November 5th begins at 2 PM ETon NBCSN, PRN Radio and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio Channel 90. Also, check out the appearance section below for details on an appearance by both JTG Daugherty Racing drivers at a Kroger store located in Buescher's hometown, Prosper.

Check out this week's video preview with Allmendinger and Buescher by following this link.PREVIEW


On Thursday, JTG Daugherty Racing will unveil AJ Allmendinger's No. 47 paint scheme for the 2018 season. Check out the JTG Daugherty Racing social channels tomorrow, November 2 at 10:00 a.m. ET.

 

CHRIS BUESCHER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 75
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 2
Top-10s: 6
Pole Awards: 0
First Start:3/22/2015 Auto Club
Best Start:9th 6/25/17 Sonoma
Best Finish:1st -8/1/2016 Pocono
Driver DOB:10/29/1992
Hometown:Prosper, TX
Crew Chief:Trent Owens

AJ ALLMENDINGER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 332
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 10
Top-10s: 52
Pole Awards: 4
First Start:3/25/2007 Bristol
First Pole:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Last Pole:8/8/15 Watkins Glen
Best Start:1:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Best Finish:1:8/10/2014Watkins Glen
Driver DOB:12/16/1981
Hometown:San Jose, Calif.
Crew Chief:Tristan Smith


APPEARANCES:

AJ ALLMEDINGER AND CHRIS BUESCHER
What:
Kroger Autograph Session
When: Thursday, November 2nd from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM Central
Where:
4650 W. University Drive, Prosper, Texas 75078

CHRIS BUESCHER FAN Q&A
When:
Friday, November 3 from 3:05-3:15 PM CT
Where: Texas Motor Speedway Fan Zone Stage

SPONSOR MEET & GREETS
When: Sunday, November 5th at 10 AM ET
Where: JTG Daugherty Racing meet & greet area

 


JTG DAUGHERTY RACING CONTACTS:

Jennifer Chapple, No. 47 Public Relations, jchapple@jtgracing.com, 704-507-8809

Kelly Boyd, No. 37 Public Relations, kboyd@jtgracing.com, 813-453-1289

Posted Date: 11/2/2017

Martinsville Speedway Video Preview

MARTINSVILLE SPEEDWAY
VIDEO PREVIEW

Fresh off a sixth-place finish at Kansas Speedway, Chris Buescher sets his sights on Martinsville Speedway as does his teammate AJ Allmendinger whose best finish at the .526-mile track is second-place. Live coverage of the First Data 500 on Sunday, October 29thbegins at3 PM ETon NBCSN, MRN Radio and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio Channel 90.

Check out this week's video preview with Allmendinger and Buescher by following this link.PREVIEW

 

 

CHRIS BUESCHER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 74
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 2
Top-10s: 6
Pole Awards: 0
First Start:3/22/2015 Auto Club
Best Start:9th 6/25/17 Sonoma
Best Finish:1st -8/1/2016 Pocono
Driver DOB:10/29/1992
Hometown:Prosper, TX
Crew Chief:Trent Owens

 

AJ ALLMENDINGER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 331
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 10
Top-10s: 52
Pole Awards: 4
First Start:3/25/2007 Bristol
First Pole:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Last Pole:8/8/15 Watkins Glen
Best Start:1:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Best Finish:1:8/10/2014Watkins Glen
Driver DOB:12/16/1981
Hometown:San Jose, Calif.
Crew Chief:Tristan Smith

 


APPEARANCES:

AJ ALLMEDINGER AND CHRIS BUESCHER - SPONSOR MEET & GREETS
When: Sunday, October 29th
Where: Pit road at cars

 


JTG DAUGHERTY RACING CONTACTS:

Jennifer Chapple, No. 47 Public Relations, jchapple@jtgracing.com, 704-507-8809

Kelly Boyd, No. 37 Public Relations, kboyd@jtgracing.com, 813-453-1289

 

Posted Date: 10/26/2017

Talladega Superspeedway Video Preview

TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY
VIDEO PREVIEW


With six races remaining on The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule, this weekend is anyone's guess as to who will take home the Alabama 500 trophy from Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, October 15th.Live coverage begins at1 PM ETon NBC, MRN Radio and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio Channel 90.

Check out this week's video preview with Allmendinger and Buescher by following this link.PREVIEW

 

 

CHRIS BUESCHER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 72
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 2
Top-10s: 5
Pole Awards: 0
First Start:3/22/2015 Auto Club
Best Start:9th 6/25/17 Sonoma
Best Finish:1st -8/1/2016 Pocono
Driver DOB:10/29/1992
Hometown:Prosper, TX
Crew Chief:Trent Owens

 

AJ ALLMENDINGER

 


FAST FACTS:
Career Starts: 329
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 10
Top-10s: 52
Pole Awards: 4
First Start:3/25/2007 Bristol
First Pole:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Last Pole:8/8/15 Watkins Glen
Best Start:1:4/10/2010 Phoenix
Best Finish:1:8/10/2014Watkins Glen
Driver DOB:12/16/1981
Hometown:San Jose, Calif.
Crew Chief:Tristan Smith

 


APPEARANCES:

CHRIS BUESCHER - MEDIA PACE CAR RIDES
When: Sunday, October 15 from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. CT
Where: Talladega Superspeedway Pit Road


AJ ALLMEDINGER AND CHRIS BUESCHER - SPONSOR MEET & GREETS
When: Sunday, October 15th at 10 AM
Where:JTG Daugherty Racing designated area in infield

 


JTG DAUGHERTY RACING CONTACTS:

Jennifer Chapple, No. 47 Public Relations, jchapple@jtgracing.com, 704-507-8809

Kelly Boyd, No. 37 Public Relations, kboyd@jtgracing.com, 813-453-1289

 

Posted Date: 10/12/2017

CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY PREVIEW

Event: Bank of America 500
Date/Time: Saturday, October 8 / 7 PM ET
TV Network/Radio: NBC / PRN / SIRIUSXM

Quotes:

Harris Teeter returns for Charlotte race: "Our hometown store, Harris Teeter, is on the hood of our No. 47 car this weekend along with Stouffer's and their Fit Kitchen brand," Allmendinger said. "We're continuing to promote Harris Teeter's Express Lane Online Shopping service, which is pretty cool and super easy. It's basically set up to where you can order groceries online and just swing by their parcel pickup where they can load up your groceries. It can’t get any easier than that for someone that’s always on the go like me. You can visit www.HarrisTeeter.com and click on Harris Teeter Express Lane Online Shopping tab to learn more.”

Bumps and seams: “Charlotte Motor Speedway's surface has become rougher over the last couple of years," Allmendinger said. "It appears the track has changed a great deal. It’s got a lot more seams and overall it has a lot more bumps in the racetrack. It uses the tires up more than it usually has. More than anything, it’s made it tough to make sure you get your car over the bumps and across the seams okay. It’s trickier because of that. It’s one of the most temperature sensitive tracks that we go to on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit. That hasn’t changed. The biggest thing is the seams and also racing at night when we practice during the day because the track changes so much from day to night. It’s always a challenge in general.”

Fast track: “Going into Charlotte Motor Speedway, we have a good baseline for sure,” Allmendinger said. “We will have a brand new race car and that’s why I’m excited about going there. The track in theory should be completely different. If it gets cooler the track gets a lot quicker."

Reflecting on last outing: "When we were at Charlotte in May, we didn’t have the fastest car, but we had a pretty consistent car and we ran top 15 most of the day," Allmendinger said. "I think going back there we can be even better. We definitely have somewhere solid that we can start from and have a car that’s well-balanced Saturday night.”

Multiple grooves: “Like AJ said, Charlotte is a really tough track,” crew chief Randall Burnett said. “It’s really, really fast. You slide around a bunch. There’s a lot of moving around. There are multiple grooves. We’ve got some new things coming that have us excited about going there. We’ve worked really hard on our Charlotte car. We want to get there and see what we’ve got for everybody.”

Improvements: “When we raced in the Open (Sprint Showdown) before the Coca-Cola 600 in May, it was really challenging, but we came back the next week and worked really hard for the 600," Burnett said. "We started the race and it was a bit of a struggle, but we got the car tuned up. We are looking to improve quite a bit this weekend."

Heavy hearts going into Charlotte: "We lost one of our own this week," Allmendinger said. "Chip Warren, who was a longtime JTG Daugherty Racing marketing executive team member and a NASCAR Official for many years before that and a dear friend to many. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. He will be sorely missed by us and the racing community."

"Chip was someone we really liked and respected when he was a NASCAR official," JTG Daugherty Racing team owner Tad Geschickter said. "Then when he became a JTG Daugherty Racing employee, he became a dearly trusted and loyal friend. There is no replacing someone like Chip. We know he will continue to cheer us on from Heaven and we will miss him dearly."





Fast Facts:

Career Starts: 292
Wins: 1
Top-fives: 9
Top-10s: 43
Pole Awards: 4
First Start: 3/25/2007 Bristol
First Pole: 4/10/2010 Phoenix
Last Pole: 8/8/15 Watkins Glen
Best Start: 1 - 4/10/2010 Phoenix
Best Finish: 1 - 8/10/2014 Watkins Glen
Driver DOB: 12/16/1981
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
Crew Chief: Randall Burnett

JTG DAUGHERTY RACING CONTACT:

Jennifer Chapple, Public Relations Director, JChapple@jtgracing.com, 704-507-8809

Posted Date: 10/6/2016