Miguel Paludo NCWTS Preview: Dover Internatio​nal Speedway

Taming the Monster...The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) heads to Dover International Speedway where Miguel Paludo will attempt to tame the 'Monster Mile' for the third time in his career. In his two previous starts at the 1-mile oval, the 29-year-old Brazilian's best performance came in 2012. Paludo started the race ninth and ran in the top five for much of the event before rain shortened the race, resulting in a 12th-place finish for the Turner Scott Motorsports team.


Acc Is Back...The No. 32 Chevrolet is once again going green, sporting the colors of AccuDoc Solutions this weekend at Dover International Speedway. AccuDoc Solutions is based in Morrisville, N.C. and provides billing-statement printing and processing to hospitals and hospital-based physicians. In addition to paper-based billing statements, ADS enables patients to choose electronic statement delivery and make payments through secure online payment portals. Notable North Carolina based clients include Carolina's Healthcare System, the UNC Healthcare System, Sentara Healthcare, Baptist Health Care Pensacola, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Memorial Healthcare System and WakeMed. To learn more, visit www.AccuDocSolutions.com


Come Say Hi...Paludo and his NCWTS teammates will be signing autographs at the Lucas Oil display in the Dover International Speedway fan midway on Friday, May 31 from 1:30 - 2:15 p.m. EDT.


This Week's Silverado...Paludo and the No. 32 AccuDoc Solutions team will unload chassis TSM-216 this weekend at the Monster Mile. TSM-216 most recently went to battle at another one of NASCAR's historic tracks, earning a 10th-place finish at Rockingham Speedway in April.


Watch and Listen...The Lucas Oil 200 can be seen live on Friday, May 31 on SPEED. Pre-race coverage will begin at 4:30 p.m. EDT, and the event can also be heard live on MRN Radio as well as SiriusXM Radio, channel 90. The race will also repeat in prime time on SPEED, with a replay of the event at 9:30 p.m. EDT.


Previous Race Recap...Paludo and the No. 32 Turner Scott Motorsports team continued their strong start to the 2013 season, exhibiting clever strategy and skillful driving in the fifth race on the NCWTS schedule at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Earning their third top-10 start of the year, Paludo went on to lead 33 laps and dominate on late restarts before bringing home a seventh-place finish in the Levine Children's Hospital Chevrolet. As a result, the team gained three spots in the NCWTS Driver Point Standings, advancing to ninth, just three points behind eighth and 10 points behind seventh.


Miguel Paludo on driving at Dover International Speedway

"Dover is a lot of fun, and we ran really well there last year. If the rain hadn't cut the race short when we were off-cycle, we probably would have wound up with a top-five finish. This is a strong track for Turner Scott Motorsports as a whole, so I feel really confident going into this weekend. The No. 32 team has been doing so well this season; we haven't gone into a single race that we couldn't have won. We were so close that we could taste in in Charlotte; our first win is coming. I'd love to take home that Miles the Monster trophy."



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