No. 20 Rheem-Watts Toyota Camry News and Notes:
Bell at Loudon: Christopher Bell made his first NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) career start at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS) in 2020, he started 38th and finished 28th.
Loudon Winner: Bell first found victory lane at Loudon in 2017 in the No. 4 Truck for Kyle Busch Motorsports. Bell went on from there to earn back-to-back wins in the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) in 2018 and 2019.
Crew Chief Success: Adam Stevens, Bell’s crew chief, also is no stranger to finding victory lane at Loudon. Stevens has two wins at NHMS in the Cup Series with Kyle Busch.
Featured on the Car: Watts, a part of Watts Water Technologies and a major Rheem supplier, will be featured on Bell’s No. 20 Toyota Camry this weekend at Loudon. Watts is a global leader of innovative water solutions for residential, industrial, municipal and commercial applications. In addition to Watts, Rheem will host 100 guests at NHMS.
Xfinity Series Return: Bell will look to make his third NXS win this Saturday at Loudon. This will be his first NXS start since 2019 and Bell will be behind the wheel of the No. 54 Toyota Supra for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR).
Atlanta Recap: Bell started fourth and battled a tight handling condition throughout the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The team made gains throughout the race, but the tight handling condition remained. Despite the handling, Bell was able to earn a top-10 finish, crossing the finish line eighth.
JGR at Loudon: JGR has earned 11 Cup Series victories at Loudon. In 128 combined starts at the track, the organization has tallied 47 top-five finishes, 73 top-10s, and 3,122 laps led.
RACE INFO: The Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at NHMS begins at 3:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, July 18, 2021. The race will be broadcast live on NBCSN, Sirius XM 90, and PRN Radio.
From the Cockpit:
Christopher Bell: “We have been building momentum over the last couple weeks. Loudon should be a good track for the 20 group. We’ve got to keep the momentum going in the right direction and Loudon is a good place for us to do that.”
TIL NEXT TIME, I AM STILL WORKING ON MY REDNECK!