“It creates me a small bit nervous,” 2014 Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick pronounced of Keselowski’s twitter on his Happy Hours uncover on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio on Tuesday evening.
The tire for a Michigan competition is a outcome of a tire test, in that several compounds were tested, during a lane in April. Keselowski, Aric Almirola, Alex Bowman, Austin Dillon, and reigning array champion Martin Truex Jr. participated in a test. And, according to Goodyear, a Michigan tire was selected for a increasing wear rate and decreased feverishness rave rate.
“Michigan was paved not too many years ago and a lane still has a lot of grip, so we have to be responsive of that and a speeds a Cup cars are using when we make a tire recommendation,” Goodyear Director of Racing Greg Stucker pronounced in a press recover from a tire company.
“We tested during Michigan this open with a voiced vigilant of looking during right-side tire temperatures, and came divided with a good devalue that will wear some-more and run cooler. We also were means to refurbish a left-side construction and go with a devalue on that side of a automobile that will wear some-more as well.”
The same tire devalue also will be employed in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series messenger competition during Michigan International Speedway.