MARTINSVILLE CHALLENGE FOR BUESCHER
Chris Buescher comes into this weekend’s elimination race at Martinsville Speedway knowing that a win will automatically clinch his spot in the Championship 4. As it stands, he comes into the weekend in eighth place, trailing the final transfer spot for the Championship 4 by 43 points. In 16 career starts, he has managed only one top 10 finish with that being a ninth in the 2021 playoff event. Buescher, who won a year ago on the half-mile bullring at Bristol Motor Speedway, has an average finish of 19.4 at Martinsville and is coming off a 14th place showing in the spring.