Who’s that crossing the finish line? Well, it’s Toyota, of course, as they take the lead in the standings for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. FOXNews wrote a great article detailing the racing team’s journey from obscurity to its current front-running status.
After winning seven of the last nine races, Toyota seems headed to a championship, a first for a foreign-based car maker. Despite being a relative newcomer to the sport, Toyota has grown by leaps and bounds.
Leading the way is Kenny Hamlin whose win at Saturday’s race was the 5th win in 10 races. Hamlin and the whole Toyota team’s current domination underscores the skills of its drivers.
Just look at the competition and how long they’ve been here and the strength of their organizations. I think the size of the accomplishment would be greater than any of us realize, to be able to do it that quickly. – Lee White, Toyota’s top executive for NASCAR.
We will have to wait and see if the Toyota team can make it all the way and win the championship. Stay tuned!
Race on down to Gresham Toyota today to check out our amazing deals, like this 2010 Toyota Corolla LE. If you want to see other incredible bargains, browse our Internet specials for other great offers on new and pre-owned vehicles 24/7 on greshamtoyota.com