Michael Annett Texas Preview

Michael Annett has one top-10 and four top-15 finishes in 2017 and currently sits eighth in the NXS point standings.

The Iowa native has nine NXS starts at TMS, leading 12 laps total and coming home with a best finish of ninth in 2012.

Through the first five races of 2017, Annett has an average finish of 14.4 and has completed 100 percent of the competition laps.

Quote: “We are coming to Texas fresh off an off weekend and that has given our Pilot Flying J team an opportunity to relax and recharge. Now it is time for the entire No. 5 team to get focused. Our team has made some gains so far in 2017 and we need to continue making gains and earning points towards the playoffs. Jason (Stockert, crew chief) and the guys have worked hard to get our Texas car ready for this weekend and now it is time for us to go out and perform.”

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