Series: NASCAR K&N Pro Series East
Race: 5 of 14 — May 30, 2015
Driver: Gray Gaulding
Driver Point Standings: 4th (-37)
Owner Point Standings: 17th (-78)
Car: No. 12 Drink Krispy Kreme Coffee Toyota
Track: Bowman Gray Stadium
Race: NASCAR Hall of Fame 150
Distance: 150 Laps / 37.5 Miles
Broadcast: Tape Delayed on NBCSN on Thurs., June 4 at 8:00 p.m.
On-Track…The NASCAR K&N Pro Series garage will get on track Saturday, May 30 at 1:45p.m. for a forty-five minute practice session, followed by a fifteen minute rookie practice session and thirty minute final practice from 3:00 – 3:30p.m. Qualifying is scheduled for 6:00p.m. with the green flag dropping on the NASCAR Hall of Fame 150 at 9:00p.m. All times are local Eastern Standard Time.
Testing 1,2,3… Gray and the No.12 Drink Krispy Kreme CoffeePrecision Performance Motorsports team, led by Crew Chief Charles Denike, used Wednesday’s optional test session at Bowman Gray Stadium to fine tune their race setup before the official race weekend activities begin..
Experience at the stadium… In two previous starts at NASCAR’s longest-running weekly race track, Gaulding led all active drivers with an average starting position of 3.5 and average finishing position of 7.
Fast Facts… Krispy Kreme is a hometown hero founded in 1937. Headquartered a short two miles from Bowman Gray Stadium, Krispy Kreem has always been a fan favorite. It would take 330 dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts to make one lap around the 0.25-mile Bowman Gray Stadium.
Hot Light is On… Stop by your local Krispy Kreme, located at 259 S. Stratford Road or 5912 University Parkway in Winston-Salem, NC, to enjoy their delicious assortment of doughnuts and signature coffees.
Track Facts — Bowman Gray Stadium
0.25-mile flat asphalt oval
Chassis Facts: Denike has brought chassis 065 as the primary for this weekend’s NASCAR Hall of Fame150 at Bowman Gray Stadium, this is the same chassis Gray raced to a second place finish at Greenville Pickens in April.
From the Driver’s Seat with Gray Gaulding: “Bowman Gray is one of my favorite races of the year. It’s nothing short of action-packed. It’sonly forty minutes from my house, and five shortminutes from Krispy Kreme’s world headquarters. Which makes it feel like a homecoming. We ran well both times at Bowman Gray, and we expect nothing less this weekend.”
On top of Box with Crew Chief Charles Denike: “We are excited to be racing in Krispy Kreme’s backyard this weekend. The Bowman Gray K&N Pro Series race has always been a good race for Precision Performance Motorsports and for Gray. We had an excellent test on Wednesday, and we re ready to get started with practice on Saturday. This is always a fun event, and we plan to have the Drink Krispy KremeCoffee Toyota up front.”
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About Gray Gaulding: Gray Gaulding is a seventeen year old NASCAR driver from Colonial Heights, Virginia. Gaulding currently competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series as well as a limited NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule and is a second-year member of the NASCAR Next program. Learn more at GrayGaulding.com or follow him on Snapchat Gray_Gaulding Instagram and Twitter @GrayGaulding as well as facebook.com/GrayGauldingRacing
About Krispy Kreme Doughnuts: Krispy Kreme is an international retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed(r) doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., the Company has offered the highest-quality doughnuts and great-tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Krispy Kreme is proud of its Fundraising program, which for decades has helped non-profit organizations raise millions of dollars in needed funds. Today, Krispy Kreme can be found in over 1000 locations in more than 20 countries around the world. Krispy Kreme is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: KKD). Visit us at www.KrispyKreme.com.
About Precision Performance Motorsports: PPM is owned by Richard Gdovic and managed by Charles Denike, who will also serve as the Crew Chief for the No. 12 Krispy Kreme Toyota. PPM fields cars in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East, NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour, and Whelen All-American Series – Late Models and Modifieds. PPM provides a comprehensive driver development program, race car rentals, setup and pull down rig services, test consultation, and driver coaching. For more information about PPM, visit www.ppm646.com.
For more information about Precision Performance Motorsports, visit ppm646.com.
For more information about Krispy Kreme Doughnuts visit KrispyKreme.com
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