No. 20 SiriusXM Toyota Camry News and Notes:
Bell NCS at Bristol: Bell made two NASCAR Cup Series (NCS) starts at Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) in 2020. In his first start, Bell started towards the back of the field in 35th based on a random draw and skillfully maneuvered his way around the 0.533-mile concrete oval to earn a top-10 finish. In his second NCS start at BMS Bell suffered a flat tire under green late in the race, resulting in a 28th-place finish.
Bell Bristol Stats: Bell has four NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) starts at BMS including one win in 2019. In addition to the victory, Bell has two top-five and two top-10 finishes in his four starts and has led 110 laps. Bell also has three NGOTS starts at BMS, earning one pole and two top-10 finishes.
Getting Sirius: SiriusXM will be featured as the primary sponsor of Bell’s No. 20 Camry for Saturday night’s race at BMS. Bell finished second with SiriusXM on the hood of his No. 20 Toyota at Road America earlier this season and he visited victory lane twice in 2017 in the Truck Series with SiriusXM across the hood of his truck at Pocono and Loudon.
SiriusXM: SiriusXM is the leading audio entertainment company in North America. SiriusXM offers unique programming and content across the company’s subscription- and digital advertising-supported audio platforms. SiriusXM’s platforms collectively reach more than 150 million listeners across all categories of digital audio – music, sports, talk, and podcasts – the largest reach of any digital audio provider in North America. NASCAR fans can hear races live on their SiriusXM radios and on the SXM App. SiriusXM’s exclusive SiriusXM NASCAR Radio channel airs nationwide 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and delivers in-depth racing coverage with up-to-the-moment NASCAR news and live broadcasts of every NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.
Richmond Recap: Bell drove his way to a third-place finish Saturday night under the lights at Richmond Raceway. Bell started 10th and worked on handling throughout the race and earned a top-five finish in the second race of the 2021 Playoff race.
JGR at Bristol Motor Speedway: Joe Gibbs Racing has earned 13 NCS victories at BMS. In 146 combined starts, the organization has tallied 38 top-five finishes, 56 top-10s and 6,224 laps led.
RACE INFO: The Bass Pro Shops Night Race at BMS begins at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The race will be broadcast live on NBCSN, Sirius XM 90, and PRN Radio.
From the Cockpit:
Christopher Bell: “I’m excited to get back to one of my favorite tracks. Bristol is such an awesome race especially the night race.”
TIL NEXT TIME, I AM STILL WORKING ON MY REDNECK!