Johnny Sauter – Race Preview – Darlington Raceway

Sep 4, 2020

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Team Info

Crew Chief: Joe Shear Jr.
Spotter: Tab Boyd
Driver Points: 15th
Owner Points: 17th
Projected Playoff Rank: 15th, below the cutline

2020 Season Stats

Starts: 14
Wins: 0
Poles: 1
Laps Led: 28
Top-five Finishes: 3
Top-10 Finishes: 7
Average Start: 10.0
Average Finish: 16.4

Darlington Career Stats

Starts: 2
Wins: 0
Poles: 0
Laps Led: 0
Top-five Finishes: 1
Top-10 Finishes: 2
Average Start: 8.0
Average Finish: 6.5
2011 Race Finish: 9th

News and Notes:

  • Starting Position: Johnny Sauter will roll off from the 23rd starting position for Sunday’s South Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Darlington Raceway. 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.
  • Playoffs: Sauter is currently below the Playoff cutline and is in a must-win scenario as he sits in 15th, 99 points back from the final Playoff spot.
  • Career Stats: Sauter has 280 career Gander Truck Series starts to his credit since 2003. His success includes 2,584 laps led en route to 24 wins, eight poles, 109 top-five and, 175 top-10 finishes.
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