Race Preview – Bristol Dirt

1st Practice: Friday, April 15 at 3:00-3:55 p.m. ET on FOX Sport 1
Final Practice: Friday, April 15 at 5:35-6:25 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1
Qualifying Races: Begin Saturday, April 16 at 4:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1
Race: Coverage begins Saturday, April 16 at 8:00 p.m. ET  on FOX Sports 1 and Motor Racing Network (MRN)
 
 
Ty Majeski | No. 66 TSport Toyota Tundra TRD Pro

Making the Calls: Joe Shear Jr.
Eyes in the Sky: Steve Barkdoll

2022 Season

Standings: 8th
Starts: 5
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 1
Top-Five Finishes: 1
Top-10 Finishes: 3
Laps Led: 22
 
Career
Starts: 25
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 1
Top-five Finishes: 1
Top-10 finishes: 8
Laps Led: 22
 
Track Career
This will be Majeski’s first series-career start in the Bristol dirt race.
 

Matt Crafton | No. 88 Great Lakes Flooring/ Menards Toyota Tundra TRD Pro

Making the Calls: Jeff Hensley
Eyes in the Sky: Jason Hedlesky

2022 Season
 
Standings: 9th
Starts: 5
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 0
Top-Five Finishes: 0
Top-10 Finishes: 1
Laps Led: 1
 
Career
Starts: 503
Wins: 15
Pole Position: 16
Top-five Finishes: 130
Top-10 finishes: 302
Laps Led: 2,676
 
Track Career
Crafton started fourth and finished 14th in last year’s Bristol dirt debut.

 

Christian Eckes | No. 98 Curb Records/TSport Toyota Tundra TRD Pro
Making the Calls: Jeriod Prince
Eyes in the Sky: Chris Monez

2022 Season
Standings: 6th
Starts: 5
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 0
Top-Five Finishes: 1
Top-10 Finishes: 2
Laps Led: 16
 
Career
Starts: 50
Wins: 1
Pole Position: 3
Top-five Finishes: 13
Top-10 finishes: 25
Laps Led: 333
 
Track Career
This will be Eckes’ first series-career start at the Bristol dirt race.

 

Ben Rhodes | No. 99 Tenda Toyota Tundra TRD Pro
Making the Calls: Rich Lushes
Eyes in the Sky: TJ Bell

2022 Season
Standings: Leader
Starts: 5
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 0
Top-Five Finishes: 4
Top-10 Finishes: 4
Laps Led: 71
 
Career
Starts: 146
Wins: 5
Pole Position: 5
Top-five Finishes: 45
Top-10 finishes: 80
Laps Led: 906
 
Track Career
Rhodes started ninth and finished second in addition to leading three laps in last year’s Bristol dirt race debut.
 

ThorSport Racing Stats

Career
Starts: 1,411
Wins: 39
Pole Position: 36
Top-five Finishes: 314
Top-10 finishes: 647
Laps Led: 6,227
 
Track Career
Starts: 4
Wins: 0
Pole Position: 0
Top-five Finishes: 1
Top-10 Finishes: 2
Laps Led: 5
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