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2014 Watikins Glen: Ryan Newman NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Preview
Posted by: newsla on Aug 06, 2014 - 07:31 AM
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2014 Watikins Glen: Ryan Newman NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Preview


This Week's Caterpillar Chevrolet SS at Watkins Glen International ... Ryan Newman will drive chassis No. 471 in Sunday's NASCAR 355 at The Glen. This chassis was utilized earlier this season in NASCAR's first road-course event at Sonoma Raceway where Newman qualified 11th and finished seventh.

 

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Newman at The Glen ... In 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events at Watkins Glen International, he recorded one top-five and three top-10 finishes. His average start is 10th, average finish is 16th and he has raced in the top spot for 20 circuits.

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Where's Ryan? ... On Thursday, Newman is scheduled to sign autographs on behalf of Coca-Cola Racing at the Walmart located at 515 East 4th Street in Watkins Glen at 6 p.m. ET.

Point of Interest ... In the last six Sprint Cup Series races, Newman ranks third in most points earned by a driver in competition. He is also fifth in the championship point standings entering this weekend's NASCAR 355 at The Glen.

Put to the Test ... Newman and his Richard Childress Racing teammates are scheduled to test at Atlanta Motor Speedway Tuesday and Wednesday in preparation for the Labor Day weekend Cup Series race.

Watkins Glen Rewind ... Newman qualified 14th and battled back from a pit road penalty to race from 32nd to a 14th-place finish.

RYAN NEWMAN QUOTES:
What makes Watkins Glen a challenge?
"Watkins Glen is so much faster than Sonoma Raceway. I think Pocono was a nice warm up to this race because of the fact that we had to shift. It couldn't have fallen at a better place on the schedule when it comes to preparing for this race. The speed is the biggest difference when comparing Watkins Glen to Sonoma. It also provides for a few more places to pass on the track, and that's always a good thing for us."

Since you've recorded a top-10 at Sonoma, does that mean you'll run well at The Glen?
"If you've run well at Sonoma, it means you are a good road-course driver. Odds are you will run well at Watkins Glen, but the tracks are quite a bit different so you have to take that in consideration and hope for the best."

Do you anticipate a lot of rolling of the dice by teams to try and steal a win at Watkins Glen?
"Watkins Glen is the same type of deal like Pocono, Indy and Michigan where the track is so long and the fuel mileage plays the biggest part of the teams' strategy. I think that can be as big of a question mark as any kind of a road course ace or anything like that."


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