CONCORD, N.C. – Roush Fenway moves into the NASCAR Easter off weekend coming off the strength of a strong showing last week at Auto Club Speedway, where RFR placed two Fords inside the top-six of Sunday’s Sprint Cup race. However, team owner Jack Roush points out the season is just getting started.
“We haven’t really reached our stride yet,” said Roush. “We were at the top of our game with the Gen 5 car that preceded this, and we are learning things each week about the Gen 6. I think the racing at California really bodes well for this Gen 6 car. I think NASCAR has delivered on what they were trying to do for the fans and the teams and they have given us a very exciting car.”
“We are in good shape,” added Roush. “Our challenge is really to figure out how to get the Roush Fenway Fords to start a little faster off the truck in practice.”
After five races in 2013, Roush Fenway Racing occupies two positions inside the top-five of the Sprint Cup point standings, with Carl Edwards and Greg...