Always a huge crowd in this pit “stall”. Danica Patrick’s car.
- View from my seat, very early in the day.
Cars on pit road. Left to right: Aric Almirola, Steve Kinser, Justin Allgaier.
Lots of these during the day, bringing the drivers to Eldora from Pocono.
Larry McReynolds heading onto the track to get into the infield.
Ryan Newman on track.
Aric Almirola on track.
Hot Laps. Left to right: Steve Kinser, Aric Almirola, Tony Stewart.
Jimmie Johnson on track.
Kyle Busch on track.
Kurt Busch (right) trying to pass David Gilliland during hot laps.
Austin Dillon on track. Had an awesome car all night.
Ty Dillon on track. He had brother Austin beat until he got into the fence in their heat race.
Clint Bowyer. Quite possibly the best car on Wednesday night, but got put into the fence by both Kasey Kahne and Kyle Busch during the Prelude.
Kenny Wallace on track.
Kasey Kahne on track early in the day. He had the Prelude won until a bizarre wreck in turn 3.
Your field of drivers for the 2012 Prelude to the Dream.