Biffle And Stenhouse Jr. To Start 7th And 20th In Sprint Unlimited
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2015) – Roush Fenway Racing drivers Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Greg Biffle will roll off seventh and 20th in tomorrow night’s Sprint Unlimited All-Star race at Daytona International Speedway. The non-points event serves as the ‘kickoff’ to the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. The starting positions are based on a random crew chief/fan drawing that took place earlier today.
The Sprint Unlimited is set for 8:00 PM EST and will be televised live on FOX. Roush Fenway racing scored its only win in the event in 1999, with Mark Martin driving the No. 6 Ford to victory lane. This year’s Sprint Unlimited features 25 cars and is set for 75 laps.
The field for the Sprint Unlimited took the track today for two practice sessions. Stenhouse was second fastest in the first session, while Biffle turned in the 16th fastest lap.
Practice for the Daytona 500 begins tomorrow, with qualifying set for Sunday at 1:35 PM ET (FOX). The Duel 150 Qualifying races are set for Thursday, Feb. 19 (FOXSports1) with the Daytona 500 taking place on Sunday at 1:00 PM and televised live by FOX.