Carl Edward’s, driver of the No.99 Fastenal Ford Fusion blew his engine in tonight’s AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway and might of just completely blown his chances at making the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase. (NSCS)
Edwards, who was in desperate need of a win at tonight’s NSCS race blew his engine on lap 264. It was his first DNF (did not finish) since 2009, it had been 102 races.
Edward’s finished second in the points to Tony Stewart last year and has had nothing but a frustrating season this year.
Last weekend at Bristol he ran out of fuel, so this weekends engine failure all but officially closed the door on his Chase hopes.
Edward’s said, “Man its hard to put into words, this is [...]