No. 95 Procore Toyota Camry News and Notes:
Bell at Charlotte: Christopher Bell, a rookie contender in the NASCAR Cup Series (NCS), will make his second Cup start at Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) Wednesday evening. Bell made his first NCS start at CMS on Sunday earning a ninth-place finish.
NXS at Charlotte: Bell has three NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) starts at CMS earning two top-five and two top-10 finishes. Last year at CMS Bell dominated early in the race, earning the pole position and leading 33 of 45 laps in the opening stage before a flat tire ended his day early in stage two.
Starting Lineup: The top 20 finishers from the Coca-Cola 600 will be inverted to set the top 20 starting positions and by virtue of his ninth-place finish, Bell will start 12th in the Alsco 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Wednesday evening.
Coca-Cola 600 Recap: With no practice or previous laps in a Cup car at CMS, Bell qualified his No. 95 Toyota Camry 15th for the Coca-Cola 600, the longest race of the season. Bell was consistent throughout the 400 laps, even recovering from a partial spin after contact from behind. A late race caution set the field up for an overtime finish. Bell was running 12th and came down pit road for four fresh tires to take the final restart. Bell restarted 16th and maneuvered his way to a top-10 finish, capitalizing on the fresh tires.
Procore: Procore, a leading provider of construction management software, first appeared on the hood of the No. 95 in 2017 and has continued to build on their program as they enter their fourth season with LFR. For more information visit: https://www.procore.com/
RACE INFO: The Alsco Uniforms 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway begins at 8:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. The race will be broadcast live on FS1, Sirius XM 90, and PRN Radio.
From the Cockpit:
Christopher Bell: “I’m excited to try and build off what we had the first race at Charlotte. We were pretty competitive on Sunday and we learned a few things to make us even better for the Wednesday night race at Charlotte.”
TIL NEXT TIME, I AM STILL WORKING ON MY REDNECK!