October 11, 2017 (Statesville, N.C.) - Gray Gaulding returns to BK Racing for multiple races beginning this weekend with the Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Gaulding will also race the #83 Toyota in the AAA Texas 500 on November 5 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Gaulding will make his second start at the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway (TSS). Gaulding and the #83 team will be lead by veteran crew chief Doug Richert. Richert has 36 MENCS starts at TSS including a top-5 finish with Dale Earnhardt in 1980.
Do not miss a minute of the action from Talladega Superspeedway, as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will have two practice sessions Friday, October 13 (12:00 - 12:55 p.m. and 2:00 - 2:55 p.m.) on track activity will continue with two rounds of single vehicle qualifying on Saturday afternoon at 3:15 p.m. all of which will air LIVE on NBCSN. On track activity will resume Sunday with the running of the Alabama 500 LIVE on NBC at 1:00 p.m. All times are listed in local central standard time.
From the Driver's Seat with Gray Gaulding: "I'm really excited about partnering with Dustless Blasting and going back racing at Talladega (Superspeedway), we had a really good race back in May and I learned a lot about how to work the draft. I'm also going to race at Texas (Motor Speedway) for BK Racing, we have a new partner that we will be announcing soon!"
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