Austin Wayne Myself | AM Racing Bristol Motor Speedway Dirt April Preview

Racing Team No. 22 AM:

Driver: Austin WayneSelf

Main partner(s): AM technical solutions | LET’S GO TEXAN

Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST

Team leader: Ryan Salomon

Observer: tony rains

Driver Points Position 2022: 15 | 2022 Owner Points Standing: 17

Chassis Intel: AM Racing Chassis No. 018; previously raced at Knoxville Raceway on July 9, 2021 (Start: 21 | Finish: 30).

Motor: Ilmor Racing Technologies

Notes of interest:

Getting back on the road: Five races away from the 2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, AM Racing and driver Austin Wayne Self look to rebuild their solid pace starting in 2021.

After posting back-to-back top-10 finishes at Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway and Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway, the team has endured two tough races at Circuit of the Americas and last weekend at Martinsville ( Virginia). .) Freeway.

The team returns to the Motor Speedway Dirt Track in Bristol, Tenn. with the hope that the sixth race of the season will offer a resurgence to its 2022 schedule after finishing in the top 10 last March in the series’ inaugural event. of Vans in the “Last Great Colosseum”. ”

Texas Pride: Two Texas-based companies will also return to the team this weekend and serve as primary partners for Austin Wayne Self this week at the Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway Dirt Track.

The Statesville, North Carolina-based team will sport AM Technical Solutions and GO TEXAN signage on the No. 22 Chevrolet Silverado for the sixth of 23 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races this season.

Headquartered in Austin, TX, AM Technical Solutions (AMTS) was founded in 1994.

AM Technical Solutions is a global architecture, engineering, and construction firm specializing in high-tech markets. AMTS has managed more than $20 billion in global capital projects for more than 170 different clients in 24 countries and on five continents.

Thank you for your continued support: The AIRBOX Air Cleaner returns to AM Racing in 2022 and will serve as a major marketing associate partner for driver Austin Wayne Self in Saturday night’s Pinty’s Dirt Truck Race.

AIRBOX Air Purifier prides itself on having the best commercial air purifier on the market. It’s categorically the best in every way, and it’s designed to last a lifetime.

A truly engineered controls solution based on scientific technology proven to provide the desired indoor air quality you need. The AIRBOX Air Purifier creates a safe air plan to repopulate the business and create the safest environment possible for owners, employees, customers, students, visitors, or just anyone who breathes air.

AIRBOX Air Purifier has partnered with the Statesville, North Carolina-based team for six races between the 2020 and 2021 seasons, respectively.

The new look is back: The AM Racing team will continue its new look with its No. 22 Chevrolet Silverado. Instead of its traditional red and white paint scheme, the team introduced a red, white and blue livery for the organization’s seventh season of competition.

I’m Racing x2: Last month at the Circuit of the Americas, AM Racing launched a second part-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team that will have limited hours this season.

Standout Super Late Model and Austin, Texas native Logan Bearden piloted the team’s No. 37 Bearden Automotive | Parker Electric Chevrolet Silverado and successfully made its Truck Series debut.

Tentatively, the next scheduled Truck Series race for the No. 37 is scheduled for May 2022.

Austin Wayne Self Truck Series Bristol Motor Speedway Dirt Stats: Saturday night’s Pinty’s dirt truck race will mark Self’s second start at the Bristol Motor Speedway dirt track.

Last March, Autostarted its No. 22 GO TEXAN | AM Technical Solutions Chevrolet Silverado 17 and earned his first of four top-10 finishes during the 2021 season with a 10th-place lead lap.

Austin Wayne Self Truck Series Dirt Track Stats: At NASCAR Camping World Truck Series tracks classified as dirt tracks, Self has made five appearances on dirt tracks in the Truck Series.

In those five races, Self has a best finish of ninth at Eldora Speedway in 2016 with an additional top-10 finish at Bristol last spring.

He also carries an average finishing position of 16.0.

To Point(s): Entering the Bristol Dirt Race, Self sits 15th in the championship standings.

32 points separate Self from 10th place in the championship standings currently held by Tyler Ankrum with 18 races remaining this season.

105 points separate Self from first place in the championship standings held by reigning Truck Series champion Ben Rhodes.

AM Racing’s No. 22 team secures 17th place in the Truck Series owners standings.

Martinsville Circuit (Virginia) | United Rentals 200 Race Summary: In the most recent NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville (Virginia) Speedway, Self made his 134th Truck Series start.

Mother Nature soaked the 0.526-mile paper clip oval by canceling practice and qualifying and setting up the field to NASCAR metrics.

Self started the 200-lap race in 22nd place and made steady progress. Despite his best efforts to earn his third top-10 finish of the year last Thursday night, Self and the AM Racing team battled through brake issues that prevented the team from finishing the race.

The early start left Self with a frustrating 31st place finish.

calling the shots: Ryan Salomon will continue to lead Austin Wayne Self and the AM Racing team in 2022, including this week at Bristol Motor Speedway Dirt.

This weekend marks his 31st career as Self’s crew chief and in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. During his tenure, he guided Self to an average finish of 16.8 during the 2020 and 2021 seasons, respectively.

Race summary: Since 2016, Self has competed in 134 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races, posting two top-five finishes and 15 top-10 finishes. He finished a career-best 12th in the championship standings in 2018.

Through six years of Truck Series competition, he maintains an average finish of 18.4.

did you know Austin Wayne Self and his wife Jennifer have 16 chickens and a dog named Echo.

The couple is also expecting and will welcome their first child, a girl, in June 2022.

Line up: In addition to AM Technical Solutions and GO TEXAN continuing their roles as Self’s primary marketing partner in 2022, the AM Racing team will also be supported by AIRBOX Air Purifier, Don’t mess with Texas, CForce Bottling Company, Flying Circle, Kreuz Market and JB Henderson Construction.

Follow on social networks: For more information on Austin Wayne Self, visit awsracing.com, like his Facebook page (Austin Wayne Self) or follow him on Twitter @AustinWSelf.

For more information on AM Racing, visit AMRacingteam.com, like their Facebook page (AM Racing) or follow them on Twitter @AMRacingNASCAR.

Pre-race quotes from Austin Wayne Self:

On the dirt track at Bristol Motor Speedway: “I enjoy competing on dirt. I have been racing my modified dirt for the past few months to help me better prepare for the race on Saturday night.

“Hopefully we can duplicate or improve on our performance from last March and get our best result of the season.”

In the 2022 Season: “We had a great first three races of the 2022 Truck Series season, but we were unlucky in the last two races at COTA and Martinsville. Our team is much better than our final results and we need to bounce back if we want to have any chance of making the playoffs this summer.

“We will work hard and the Bristol Dirt Track race may be the best medicine to reinvigorate our season.”

Community focus:

Visit AM Technical Solutions online at amts.com.

Show Your GO TEXAN Pride – Find Texas Products, restaurants or register your business in GO TEXAN.

To learn more about Don’t Mess With Texas and how you can get involved in the program, visit dontmesswithtexas.org.

To learn more about the AIRBOX air purifier and what they offer, visit airboxairpurifier.com.

To learn more about Flying Circle, visit flyingcirclegear.com, like them on Facebook (FlyingCircleGear), and follow them on Instagram (@flyingcirclegear) and Twitter (@flyingcircle_). Also, connect with Flying Circle on Pinterest and YouTube.

For additional information on CForce Premium Artesian Water, visit cforce.com.

For more information about Kreuz Market, visit kreuzmarket.com. Like them on Facebook (KreuzMarketLockhart) and follow them on Twitter (@kreuzmarket).

Visit JB Henderson Construction online at jbhenderson.com.

Race information:

The Pinty’s Dirt Truck Race (150 laps | 75 miles) is the sixth of 23 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races on the 2022 schedule. Practice begins Friday. April 15, 2022, from 3:05 pm to 3:55 pm A final practice has been recorded from 5:35 pm to 6:25 pm. :30 p.m. The 36-truck field will receive the green flag later that night shortly after 8:00 p.m. with live coverage on FOX Sports 1 (FS1), Motor Racing Network (Radio) and SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90. All Hours are local. (ET).

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