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Alex Bowman finishes 17th at Indy/AMS Iowa and Pocono Preview

Alex Bowman drove the No. 25 Zaxby’s Chevrolet to a 17th-place finish during Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Bowman, who started 15th and ran as high as sixth, overcame ill-handling conditions on his Camaro to post a lead lap finish on the world’s most famous race course. Athenian Motorsports now shifts its focus to two race tracks...


(Concord, N.C. July 23, 2015) – Athenian Motorsports announced today that Alex Bowman will drive the No. 25 Zaxby’s Chevrolet in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race in Indianapolis. John Wes Townley, who was slated to drive the car at Indy, continues to nurse a non-racing related injury. The injury was aggravated during the running of Wednesday night’s NASCAR Camping World...
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Alex Bowman to drive the No. 25 Zaxby's Chevrolet at Indy

Athenian Motorsports announced today that Alex Bowman will drive the No. 25 Zaxby's Chevrolet in Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race in Indianapolis. John Wes Townley, who was slated to drive the car at Indy, continues to nurse a non-racing relatedinjury. The injury was aggravated during the running of Wednesday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway...

Dylan Lupton New Hampshire Review/John Wes Townley Eldora and Indy Preview

California native Dylan Lupton got his first glimpse of New Hampshire Motor Speedway early Friday morning. Three hours later, Lupton, a member of the current NASCAR Next class, was turning his first laps on the Magic Mile, which is tucked away in scenic Loudon, N.H. “This place is nothing like Phoenix,” said Lupton, who cut his racing teeth on tracks on the NASCAR K&N West...

John Wes Townley Iowa Recap/Daytona Preview

Many drivers would view a top 10 finish in a NASCAR national touring series as a reason to celebrate. But that is no longer the case for NASCAR Camping World Series veteran driver John Wes Townley. The 25-year-old Townley drove his No. 05 Zaxby’s Chevrolet to a solid tenth-place finish in Friday night’s American Ethanol 200 at Iowa Speedway. But considering that he’s fifth...

NXS/NCWTS: John Wes Townley to Debut New Paint Scheme at Daytona International Speedway

Concord, N.C. (Feb. 3, 2015) – When NASCAR launches a new racing season later this month at historic Daytona International Speedway in Florida, Zaxby’s new Chickenflage paint scheme will be seen circling the mammoth 2.5-mile speedway. John Wes Townley will wheel the No. 05 Zaxby’s Chickenflage Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Series season opener at Daytona on...
Via On Pit Road
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

EXCLUSIVE: John Wes Townley looks for positive results with experience under his belt

Near the end of 2014, Athenian Motosrports announced that they will be fielding a full-time entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, as well as full-time entry in the XFINITY Series. It was also announced, at the time, that John Wes Townley would run the full the Truck schedule in 2015, as well as a partial XFINITY schedule. “I’m really looking forward to it,” Townley...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

NCWTS: Townley to Sit Out Michigan

MOORESVILLE, N.C. — John Wes Townley announced Tuesday that he will sit out of his No. 05 truck this weekend at the Michigan International Speedway. Townley got into a crash nearly two weekends ago at the Pocono Raceway during ARCA qualifying. Travis Kvapil, who captured the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship in 2003, has been selected to drive the No. 05 Toyota this...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

ARCA: John Wes Townley Treated and Released from Pennsylvania Hospital

Courtesy of Athenian Motorsports Long Pond, PA (August 2, 2014) John Wes Townley was treated and released from a Pennsylvania hospital Saturday afternoon after an accident during ARCA Racing Series qualifying at Pocono Raceway. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Clint Bowyer has been named as his replacement in the No. 05 Zaxby’s Athenian Motorsports Toyota Tundra for the running...
Via Rubbings Racing
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

John Wes Townley hospitalized after wreck in ARCA qualifying, will not race in ARCA event

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver John Wes Townley was sent to a local hospital for evaulation after hitting the wall during qualifying for the ARC Racing Series race at Pocono. Townley made contact with the wall as he exited the Tunnel Turn at the 2.5-mile track. His truck series team st out final practice on Friday as it awaited word on Townley’s condition. John Wes Townley...
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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