•Captures Second Career Victory In Sixth Series Start
IRWINDALE, Calif. (April 11, 2015) – Chris Eggleston took advantage of a late-race restart to regain the lead six laps from the finish and capture a NASCAR K&N Pro Series West win with a victory in the King Taco Catering/NAPA AUTO PARTS 150 at Irwindale (California) Speedway on Saturday.
Eggleston took the win in the No. 99 NAPA Filters/H2O Fire Protection Toyota in his first visit to the half-mile Southern California track. It marked his second victory in just his sixth series start and the 10th win at Irwindale for Bill McAnally Racing in 23 series visits to the state-of-the-art facility.
Eggleston, of Erie, Colorado qualified second quickest and battled for the lead from the drop of the green flag. After settling into second, he charged into the lead on Lap 33 and remained out front through a 74-lap green-flag run. Eggleston lost the lead on a late restart, but then gained it back on a subsequent restart six laps from the checkered flag.
“It was so crazy, the way we shuffled the lead there at the beginning,” Eggleston said. “Everybody wanted to get....
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