First Time Out...Brandon Jones is slated to make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut in the Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) No. 33 Katy Spring Chevrolet Silverado at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday, August 21st. Jones has some previous experience at Bristol Motor Speedway, where he raced earlier this season in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series race. A mid-race accident and a severed battery cable forced Jones to retire early from the race after running inside the top 10.
Welcome Aboard...Turner Scott Motorsports welcomes aboard Katy Spring and Manufacturing. Katy Spring will serve as the primary sponsor for Brandon Jones in his debut at Bristol Motor Speedway.Katy Spring & Manufacturing., Inc. is an ISO certified, full service custom metal forming spring manufacturer. From compression springs, extension springs, torsion springs and flat springs along with other metal components, Katy Spring manufactures springs in endless varieties of shapes, sizes, and material types. Since 1999, Katy Spring has made custom springs for all types of industries such as automotive and automotive-related products. Some of those automotive products include high-performance suspension systems, braking systems, and engine components to name a few. The company is owned and operated by its three founders; James West, Scott Pitney and Mark West. Katy Spring's unique combination of spring expertise and exceptional customer service make it one of the elite spring companies in the U.S. receiving several key supplier awards and being recognized as an Inc. 500 ™ fastest growing company three years in a row. From its humble origins of one machine and a 1500 square -foot shop in old-town Katy, TX., Katy Spring now operates on a 20 acre stand-alone facility in Katy, 30 miles west of downtown Houston. Katy Spring, with a full range of state-of-the-art spring manufacturing and testing equipment, has one of the largest CNC spring coilers in the world. To learn more about Katy Spring & Mfg., Inc. visit their website at www.katyspring.com.
Chassis Info...Turner Scott Motorsports will utilize Chassis TSM-221 for Brandon Jones at Bristol Motor Speedway. This chassis last saw action at Phoenix International Raceway where James Buescher raced it to a ninth-place finish.
Previous Experience...In 2013, Jones has run the UARA-Stars series full time and competes part time in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. Jones currently sits fifth in points in the UARA-Stars series.
Watch and Listen...The UNOH 200 can be seen live on Wednesday, August 21 on FOX Sports 1. Race coverage will begin at 7:30 p.m. EDT. The event can also be heard live on MRN Radio as well as SiriusXM Satellite Radio, channel 90.
Brandon Jones on Making His NCWTS Debut
"There are no words to describe how excited I am to making my debut at one of NASCAR's greatest race tracks, especially behind the wheel of a Turner Scott Motorsports truck. My team and I have some goals set to go out and get some seat time, learn the truck during practice and see what we have come during the race."