Roush Fenway Advance – Bristol Motor Speedway, .533-mile
Sprint Cup Series
Sat. 8/20/16 – 8:00 PM ET
NBCSN, PRN, Sirius 90
Trevor Bayne, No. 6 AdvoCare Ford Fusion
Greg Biffle, No. 16 Ford EcoBoost Ford Fusio
Ricky Stenhouse Jr, No. 17 Fastenal Ford Fusion
NASCAR XFINITY Series
Fri. 8/19/16 – 7:30 PM ET
NBCSN, PRN, Sirius 90
Bubba Wallace, No. 6 LoudMouth Exhaust Ford Mustang
Ryan Reed, No. 16 Lilly/American Diabetes Ford Mustang
Gray Gaulding, No. 60 Ford Mustang
Roush Fenway has called victory lane at Bristol home in all three of NASCAR’s major divisions, including 11 NSCS wins. In addition, the organization has five wins at Bristol in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) and two wins in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS).
Roush Fenway’s history at Bristol began on April 10, 1988 with the No. 6 NSCS car earning a second-place finish. Since that time, in addition to the organization’s 11 NSCS wins at the track, Roush Fenway Fords have finished second at Bristol on 14 occasions (6 NSCS, 4 NXS, 4 NCWTS), including Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in the spring of 2014 (NSCS).
Roush Fenway’s most recent victory at Bristol came after sweeping the top two positions in the March 2014 event with former driver Carl Edwards taking the victory and Stenhouse coming home in second. Edwards led the final 78 laps of the event to earn the victory.
10 Years and Going at “Thunder Valley”
Roush Fenway’s history at Bristol has been that of hot streaks, including trips to victory lane in 10 of the last 15 seasons at the famed short track. Roush Fenway swept the track in 2003 and put a NSCS car in victory lane at least once in every season from 2002-2008.
Tale of the Tape
Roush Fenway has started 196 NSCS races at Bristol, recording a total of 11 victories, 48 top-five finishes, 82 top-10 finishes, an average finish of 15.9 and has led 3,396 laps.
Roush Fenway has earned five victories, 23 top-five finishes, 36 top-10 finishes and an average finish of 14.6 at Bristol in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. Former Roush Fenway driver David Ragan earned the organization’s most recent XFINITY victory at the .533-mile short track in the Aug. 2009 event.
The Race to the Chase
With four races remaining before the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, Roush Fenway driver Trevor Bayne trails the 16th and final position on the Chase Grid by eight points. Bayne earned a top-five finish in the spring event at Bristol.
Roush Fenway BristolWins
1993-2 Martin Cup
1998-2 Martin Cup
2002-1 Busch Cup
2003-1 Busch Cup
2003-2 Busch Cup
2004-1 Busch Cup
2005-2 Kenseth Cup
2006-2 Kenseth Cup
2007-2 Edwards Cup
2008-2 Edwards Cup
2014 -1 Edwards Cup
1996-1 Martin NXS
1997-1 Burton NXS
2006-2 Kenseth NXS
2007-1 Edwards NXS
2009-2 Ragan NXS
2004 Edwards Truck
2006 Martin Truck
Roush Fenway at Bristol Motor Speedway
Race Win T5 T10 Pole Laps Led AvSt AvFn Miles
CUP 196 11 48 82 11 92741 3396 18.1 15.9 49430.4
NXS 88 5 23 36 4 22164 1649 12.8 14.6 11813.2
TRUCK 23 2 4 9 3 4097 318 12.6 14.5 2183.6
307 18 75 127 18 119002 5363 14.5 15 63427.2