Ben Rhodes – Race Preview – Talladega Superspeedway

Oct 2, 2020

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Team Info
Crew Chief: Matt Noyce
Spotter: TJ Majors
Driver Point Standings: 9th
Owner Point Standings: 10th
Playoff Points: 14th

2020 Season Stats
Starts: 18
Wins: 1
Poles: 0
Laps led: 100
Top-five Finishes: 7
Top-10 Finishes: 11
Average Start: 7.3
Average Finish: 9.8

Talladega Stats
Starts: 4
Wins: 0
Poles: 0
Laps led: 25
Top-five Finishes: 0
Top-10 Finishes: 0
Average Start: 16.0
Average Finish: 18.8
2019 Race Finish: 12th

News and Notes:

  • Starting Position: Rhodes will roll off from the 11th starting position for Saturday’s elimination race at Talladega Superspeedway. The starting lineup is based on a new competition-based performance metrics system: weighted lap 15 percent, driver finish from previous race 25 percent, owner points 25 percent, driver points, 35 percent.
  • Playoff Picture: The Gander Truck Series Round of 10 concludes Saturday at Talladega Superspeedway. Rhodes is currently ninth on the Playoff grid, six points below the cut line, following a 23rd-place finish at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, last week.
  • Series Career Stats: In 114 career Gander Trucks starts, his success includes 733 laps led en route to three wins, five poles, 31 top-five and, 57 top-10 finishes.
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