Terry came into this race 56 points behind Kurt Busch for 10th spot. This marked the final full time race for Pontiac. I ve never made it a secret that I would eventually like to be an owner at the top level of the sport. 5-mile tracks in the 10-race run, some surprising developments hit the title contending field. Casey Mears made his debut and finished in 27th. He s been strong all year and suffered his first mechanical failure of the season at the worst time. @KyleLarsonRacin came into @KansasSpeedway 3rd in points.
After they agreed to be the title sponsor for NASCAR s top series in 1971, this marked the 1,000th race for RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company and Winston. The team s current drivers are Austin Cindric and Chase Briscoe. 2003 marked 5 out of the last 6 seasons that a driver would clinch the NASCAR Winston Cup Championship with one race to go (Jeff Gordon in 1998 and 2001, Dale Jarrett in 1999, Bobby Labonte in 2000, Matt Kenseth in 2003). The season began on February 8 at the Daytona International Speedway with the Budweiser Shootout and ended on November 16 at Homestead-Miami Speedway with the Ford 400 two nascar drivers dating. The other 3 were Bill Rexford in 1950, Ned Jarrett in 1961, and Benny Parsons in 1973 two nascar drivers dating. Subway 400 Note: Phoenix Racing s Mike Wallace had originally failed to qualify, but Green s car was found too low and his time was disallowed. In conjunction with the change, NASCAR introduced the free pass, or Lucky Dog, in which the highest-placed driver who is one or more laps behind the leader gets a lap back when the caution period begins.
At Texas, he led a race-high 148 laps and won the contest’s first two stages. I think if we could have gotten to the front, but just didn’t make it to the end. After finishing 9th, Matt Kenseth left Dover with a 436 point lead over Kevin Harvick, the largest point lead to be recorded for the 2003 season... With that 10th place points finish, he was able to get the final spot on the stage for the last Winston Cup Awards Banquet. ... .