Often touted as a gifted superspeedway racer, Greenfield returns to the wheel of the # 11 Toyota Tundra, determined to clinch his third career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series top-10.
“I’m looking forward to Talladega for sure,” said Greenfield, who will make his third start in 2021 on Saturday afternoon.
“Talladega is really special to me, that’s where I attended my first NASCAR race and saw Dale Earnhardt Sr. win that day. I met my wife in Talladega, got engaged in Talladega and I intend to take my first victory in Talladega on Saturday.
“I have a lot of respect for superspeedway racing, but I also know it’s an opportunity for a driver like me and a team like Spencer Davis Motorsports to put themselves in the spotlight. It’s a race that I look forward to all year.
Reunited with a group of friends on his Spencer Davis Motorsports debut at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway earlier this month, Greenfield secured a respectable 23rd place after starting 34th.
With a race under his belt under the leadership of team leader Melvin Burns, Jr., Greenfield is ready to improve his efforts at Bristol.
“We had a good truck in Bristol, but our hopes for a better finish were dashed when we had a tire problem late in the race,” said Greenfield. “However, we really made progress during the race and I cannot thank Spencer (Davis) and his team enough for the second chance to come to Talladega and improve.
Greenfield will make his ninth start at the famous Alabama circuit on Saturday and the breathtaking 2.66-mile superspeedway is the home of his career-best Truck Series result.
He earned a career-best eighth-place finish in the Coca-Cola-powered fred’s 250 in 2017, while notching four top 20s, including a 14th place finish last fall.
“You can have a love-hate relationship with a track like Talladega,” Greenfield said. “The trail can be good for you or it can be bad. I’ve been on both ends of the spectrum, but if luck is on your side, it can bring a finish like 2017.
“I would like to be better than the eighth Saturday, I would like to win for myself, our partners and this team.”
Rackley Roofing will serve as the reigning business partner for Greenfield’s 68th career start at NCWTS.
Founded in 1974, Rackley Roofing has grown into one of Tennessee’s premier industrial and commercial roofing contractors. As a full-service roofing company, it has dedicated internal teams that each focus on a specialty.
They only hire highly qualified, full-time roofing experts, which allows us to provide unparalleled service that exceeds customer expectations.
“I’m super happy to have Rackley Roofing on board for Talladega this weekend,” added Greenfield. “They have been a good partner for me over the years.
“There are two Rackley Roofing trucks on the track this weekend so hopefully between me and Willie (Allen) we can give them some visibility and hopefully two finishes they’re proud of.”
A 100% owned Australian company, Candan Industries, now exports to more than 25 countries, including the United States of America, Canada, France, South Africa, New Zealand, Indonesia and the United States of America. Malaysia.
“We can’t wait to meet Clay in our truck this weekend in Talladega,” said Spencer Davis, Spencer Davis Motorsports team owner and lead driver. “He has a lot of experience on tracks like Daytona and Talladega which is a plus for our racing team.
“The truck looks great in Rackley Roofing colors and I hope we can load up on Saturday with a solid finish to take us to Martinsville at the end of October. ”
Based on measurements established by NASCAR without training or qualifying, Greenfield will line up 34th for the 200-lap race.
Melvin “Woody” Burns, who started the year with SDM as Car Manager, will continue in his new role as Team Manager for the fourth consecutive NCWTS race.
After Talladega, Spencer Davis Motorsports plans to compete at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway in the United Rentals 200 on Saturday. October 30, 2021.
The Chevrolet Silverado 250 (94 laps | 250.4 miles) is the 20th of 22 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races in the 2021 program. The 40-truck peloton will carry the green flag on Saturday, October 2, 2021, shortly after 12:00 p.m. CT (1:00 p.m. ET ) with live coverage on FOX Sports 1, the Motor Racing Network (Radio) and SiriusXM Satellite Radio (NASCAR Channel 90). All times are local (CT).
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