– Hocevar started 12th in Saturday’s Day to Day Coffee 150, after qualifying was rained out and lineup set based on practice speeds.
– Hocevar ran fourth for much of the race, battling amongst the leaders throughout the event. The KBR team kept the #28 in the mix with strong pit stops on pit road.
– A late caution brought Hocevar to pit road with the leaders for 2 tires. The #28 restarted fifth with a handful of laps to go. Carson took the checkered flag in the fifth position.
– Hocevar’s next event will be at Elko Speedway in Minnesota on July 13 in the ARCA Menards Series.
“Gateway was a really strong performance especially from where ended practice. We struggled throughout practice, and my KBR guys made changes to nearly every aspect of the car. We were able to drive from our 12th place starting spot and drove to 4th, and maintained that for most the night with our Chevy. We made nearly no adjustments during the race and our GMPartsNow Chevrolet was really sporty, just needed so more track position to beat the guys up front.”