Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Austin Wayne Self Debuts Trump-Pence Truck

Austin Wayne Self Debuts Trump-Pence Truck

With the 2016 presidential election less than three weeks away, the heat is on for Donald J. Trump  - AM Racing Debuts Trump-Pence Truck at Talladega Superspeedway.

Austin Wayne Self  Debuts Trump-Pence Truck #nascar


Austin Wayne Self
No.22 Trump-Pence Toyota Tundra

  • Hometown: Austin, Texas
  • Age: 20
  • 2016 NCWTS Stats:
    • 2016 NCWTS Point Standings – 16th 
    • Last Race: 21st Place Finish at Las Vegas Motor Speedway 
    • Top-10’s: 1 
    • Average Finish: 20th 
    • Best Finish: 9th (Eldora Speedway)

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series returns to Talladega Superspeedway for the 19th event of the season. Talladega, known for its high banked 2.66 mile racing surface has delivered exciting – big pack restrictor plate racing to the NASCAR Truck series since the inaugural race in 2006. AM Technical Solutions Team Notes:

Austin Wayne Self, a native of the great state of Texas, along with his AM Racing NASCAR truck team, plan to unveil their red, white and blue No.22 ‘Trump-Pence, Make American Great Again’ tribute truck at this weekend’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – Fred’s Pharmacy 250 powered by Coca-Cola event at Talladega Superspeedway on October 22. The Talladega race date which falls three weeks before the United States presidential election of 2016, provides a timely stage to show support.

AWS Talladega Superspeedway Quote:

“I’m excited to make my first career Truck Series start at Talladega. I’ve had some decent results over the past couple years in the ARCA Series so I’m coming in with some experience – knowing what to expect. These plate races are so intense, you’re up on the wheel the entire race with no time to relax. These trucks are so aero sensitive. With the high speeds and tight racing you’ve really got to be patient and not make any mistakes or it will cost you.” -Austin Wayne Self

  • Track: Talladega Superspeedway
  • Race: Fred’s Pharmacy 250 Powered by Coca-Cola
    94 LAPS, 250 MILES- (NCWTS Event 19 of 23)
  • Date: Saturday, October 22, 2016
  • Broadcast Information: 1:00 PM EST. LIVE on FOX SPORTS 1
  • Practice: Friday, October 21, 2016
  • First Practice: 12:00 PM-9:30 AM (FOX SPORTS 1) Final Practice: 2:00 PM-2:55 PM (FOX SPORTS 1)
  • NCWTS Keystone Light Pole Qualifying: Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10:30 AM (FOX SPORTS 1)


Talladega Superspeedway Specifications:

  • Intermediate: 2.6 Mile Paved Tri-Oval
  • Turns: Banking: 33 degrees Length: 3,750 feet Radius: 1,100 feet
  • Frontstretch: Chute length: 2,150 feet Total length: 4,300 Backstretch: Length: 4,000 feet.

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