HAMPTON, GA – Cody Coughlin’s first career start at Atlanta Motor Speedway can be summed up in one word: Loose. Coughlin fought an extremely loose Toyota Tundra for all 130 laps of Saturday’s Active Pest Control 200 for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series before eventually finishing in the 16th position, the same position in which he started the race.
Atlanta Motor Speedway is known for seeing vehicles slide around on its 20-year-old racing surface. The 21-year-old Coughlin only had one test session of experience on the slippery surface before the race weekend began.
“It’s a tough race track,” said Coughlin after the race. “We battled a loose-in and loose-off condition pretty much all race long, but I think that’s just what happens here.”
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