Hill Holds Strong for a Third Place Finish in St Louis
Austin Hill Holds Strong for a Third-Place Finish in St. Louis
Austin Hill continued his series of strong finishes in 2020 in Sunday afternoon’s NASCAR Truck Series race at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway with a third-place finish. Hill was followed by Team Toyota drivers Stewart Friesen (fifth) and Raphaël Lessard (sixth).
Hill’s podium finish marked his seventh top-five of the 2020 Truck Series season. “I honestly think that if we could have had one more restart – one more go at it – and be able to restart up front, there in third, there’s no telling what could have happened. We could have had a shot at the win,” Hill said.
Kyle Busch Motorsports drivers Chandler Smith and Christian Eckes showed strength in the Sunday afternoon event, but bad luck bit the duo on separate occasions. Smith