“Obviously, coming off a win changes our outlook a bit this weekend. We have a lot of momentum going into New Hampshire and are now really focused on just winning more.
Almirola led the field to the restart with Busch on the inside. The two battled for the lead for the following six green-flag laps.
“You have teams, manufacturers and everyone else trying to find a group to draft with. It’s a mixed bag and that’s what happens when you have everyone at different speeds and on different strategies.
This weekend brings opportunity, patriotism and family for Aric Almirola as the Sprint Cup Series heads to Daytona International Speedway. Almirola knows this weekend is a great opportunity to score a win and earn a spot in the “Chase for the Sprint Cup.”
Aric Almirola and the No. 43 Eckrich Ford team was running in the Top-1- before being collected in an accident. The team fixed damage to the car, returned to the track, but a cut tire ended their night.