Kentucky September 2013 Race Review – Mike Wallace



SPARTA, Ky. – Mike Wallace scored a 22nd-place finish in the JD Motorsports with Gary Keller 01 car in Saturday night’s Kentucky 300 Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway.

Wallace started 31st but showed improvement throughout the race, reaching the mid-20s near the halfway mark and rolling home 22nd.

“We got the car better every time we came in,” Wallace said. “By the end of the race, we were rolling along pretty good. The track kind of came to us.”

Wallace stayed 18th in Nationwide driver points.

Ryan Blaney scored his first career win in the race, leading 96 of the 200 laps, including the final 89.

The Nationwide Series moves on to Dover, Del. for a Sept. 28 race.

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