2018 Iowa Race Recap

Iowa Race Information:
Started: 2nd
Stage 1 Position: 2nd
Stage 2 Position: 10th
Finished: 26th
Laps: 135/200
Laps Led: 20
Status: Crash
Driver Points: 6th
Owner Points: 8th

 

CRAFTON STARTS A TRACK-BEST SECOND AND LEADS LAPS, BUT A LATE-RACE INCIDENT RELEGATES THE MENARDS DRIVER TO A 26TH-PLACE FINISH AT IOWA

 

“Just racing around a bunch of people that are weapons, at the end of the day. I was trying to give my teammate room and the 52 moved up, we were racing three-wide, and cut a left front (tire). It’s just the way our year has been.”

 

2018 Stats:
Starts: 9
Laps Completed: 1,334 of 1,496
Laps Led: 35
Wins: 0
Top-five Finishes: 3
Top-10 Finishes: 4