Get To Know Newton 250 presented by Sherwin Williams: Iowa Speedway
Hefty®/Reynolds Wrap® Racing NOTES:
McClure Looking for Another Solid Performance at Iowa Speedway: This weekend’s Get To Know Newton 250 will be Eric McClure’s 236th-career Nationwide Series start and his seventh at the 7/8-mile tri-oval. In six starts, the Virginia driver has completed 97.2% of the total laps attempted. He has an average starting position of 32.2 and an average finishing position of 23.5. One year ago, McClure posted a track-best finish of 18th in the 250-lap event.
Chassis No. 5: Crew Chief Wes Ward has selected chassis No. 5 for McClure to pilot in Sunday’s event. This car was last raced at Richmond Int’l Raceway where McClure posted a 29th-place finish.
Reynolds Wrap Scheme Returns: For the second time this season, the No. 14 Camry will sport the Reynolds Wrap paint scheme. The car will be primarily Reynolds Wrap® blue and silver with a touch of Hefty® orange on the TV panel.
Nationwide Autograph Session: On Sunday, prior to the start of the Get To Know Newton 250, McClure, along with other Nationwide Series drivers, will be participating in the Nationwide Series autograph session located behind the grandstand area. The autograph session begins at 10:00 AM (CT) and will last approximated 30 minutes. Be sure to pick up your wristband prior to the event as quantities are limited.
Radio Alert: Be sure to tune in to SiriusXM Channel 90 on Sunday morning at 9:30AM (ET) to hear McClure review his 2014 season and the upcoming race at Iowa Speedway.
Eric McClure Quotes:
“I love Iowa. It’s one of my favorite places to race. We had fast cars at both events last year and a good finish in the first race. I hope we can repeat that this time around and get a great result for our partners.”
Tune-In: Sunday’s Get To Know Newton 250 will be televised live on ESPN beginning at 2:30pm (EST). MRN and Sirius Channel 90 will also broadcast the event live.
Social Media: Follow Eric McClure and the TriStar Motorsports Team on their social media sites during the 2014 season.
- @HeftyReynolds14 (race updates)
- @TriStarRaceTeam (organization)
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