Wednesday, September 11, 2013

K&N Pro Series West - Fun Facts MMP

Pursley will be going for his fourth straight Miller Motorsports Park win when the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West visits the road course on Saturday, Sept. 14.
Greg Pursley (left) consults with his crew chief Jerry Pitts. (Getty Images for NASCAR)


The Race: This is the 11th of 15 events on the 2013 schedule for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West.

The Procedure: The starting field is 36 cars, including provisionals. The first 32 cars will qualify through NASCAR road racing style (group) qualifying. The remaining four spots will be awarded through the provisional process. The race will be 50 laps (110 miles).

The Track: Miller Motorsports Park is a multi-purpose road course with four possible configurations. The series will be competing on the 2.2-mile course. The track is located adjacent to Tooele County’s Deseret Peak Recreation Complex, approximately 35 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City.

Records: Qualifying: Andrew Ranger, April 30, 2011, 85.192 mph, 92.966 seconds; Race: Greg Pursley, April 28, 2012, 66.387 mph, 1 hours 39 minutes 25 seconds.

History: This will mark the seventh annual visit by the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West to Miller Motorsports Park. The first four events were run on the 3.048-mile outer course. Subsequent series races have been run on the 2.2-mile course.


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