Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway Matt Kenseth / No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Preview

April 01, 2014


No. 20 Dollar General Toyota News and Notes:

 
  • KENSETH BY THE NUMBERS: In 23 Sprint Cup Series starts at Texas, Kenseth has completed 7,641 of 7,693 laps (99.3 percent) and has led for a total of 775 laps.  Kenseth is the top active driver in the Sprint Cup Series at Texas Motor Speedway with the best average finish (8.3), the most laps led (775), and most top-five (13) finishes.  Kenseth has also earned 16 top-ten finishes at the 1.5-mile track.
  • JOE GIBBS RACING IN THE LONE STAR STATE:  Joe Gibbs Racing has 70 Sprint Cup Series starts at Texas Motor Speedway earning a total of four wins, 17 top-five, 29 top-ten finishes, and three poles.  The organization also has led for a total of 1,219 laps and has an average finish of 16.2 at Texas.
  • DOLLAR GENERAL PARTNER SUPPORT:  Dollar General would like to thank vendor partners Angel Soft, Betty Crocker, Brawny, Bugles, Clorox Wipes, Colgate, Energizer, Gain, Gatorade, Hamburger Helper, Hanes, Hefty Reynolds Wrap, Honey Nut Cheerios, Lays, Old Spice, Snuggle, Sparkle, Stacker2, Sun and Windex for their support of the DG Racing program.
  • RACE INFO: The Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway (1.5-mile) begins at 3:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, April 6. The race will be broadcast live on FOX, Sirius XM Channel 90 and PRN Radio.
 
Kenseth’s 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Season Stats:
 
Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Poles Laps Led Earnings Avg. Start Avg. Finish
6 0 1 4 1 222 $1,311,082 10.2 8.5
 
Kenseth’s Career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Stats:
 
Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Poles Laps Led Earnings Avg. Start Avg. Finish
514 31 139 252 12 9,148 $100,853,346 18.4 14.1
 
  
 
No. 20 Dollar General Toyota / Joe Gibbs Racing Team:
Driver – Matt Kenseth                                       
Crew Chief – Jason Ratcliff                             
Car Chief – Jason Shapiro
Engineer – Jacob Canter                                
Engineer – Mike Lorusso                                
Shock Specialist – Scott Myers
Mechanic – Todd Foster                                 
Mechanic – Jesse Sanders                             
Mechanic – Glen Wheeler
Engine Tuner – Mike Johnson                      
Tire Specialist – Jerold Shires                       
Spotter – Chris Osborne
Jackman – Jason Tate                                    
Gasman – John Eicher                                    
Front Tire Changer – John Royer     
Front Tire Carrier – Joe Crossen                 
Rear Tire Changer – Chris Taylor               
Rear Tire Carrier – Eric Groen
EFI Specialist – Jarrad Egert                          
Pit Support – Bill Byrne                                   
Pit Support – Tom Dean 
Truck Drivers – Dennis Valverde & Tom McCrimmon
 
 
About Dollar General:
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for 75 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With more than 11,000 stores in 40 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and Pepsico.
 
Find the Dollar General store nearest you or learn more about the company at www.dollargeneral.com or on Dollar General’s Facebook or Twitter pages.
 
 
DG at the Track:
Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America, with more than ­­­11,000 stores in 40 states. There are over 50 Dollar General locations in the Fort Worth area. Here are the seven closest to Texas Motor Speedway:

Dollar General #8688       
825 W. 1st St. 
Justin, TX 76247  

Dollar General #8668        
1301 Hwy. 156 
Haslet, TX 76052

Dollar General #4425                     
309 N. Main St.   
Keller, TX 76248

Dollar General #911
1655 W. NW Hwy.
Grapevine, TX 76051
                                             
Dollar General #11149        
6600 Bursey Rd. 
Watauga, TX 76148  

Dollar General #12244          
150 East Fm 2449 
Ponder, TX 76259  

Dollar General #11334
550 S. Main St.                           
Rhome, TX 76078
 
-- JGR --
 
 

About Dollar General Corporation
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for over 75 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, clothing for the family, housewares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operated 14,000 stores in 44 states as of August 19, 2017. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com.

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