Logano says he and Keselowski have buried Conflict hatchet
Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski have talked this week, with Logano of the assumption all the things’s patched up.
Sunday afternoon, Keselowski made heated feedback towards his Penske teammate and blocking usually after being concerned in a Lap 67 crash. The 2012 NASCAR Cup Sequence champion repeatedly utilizing the phrase “dumb” to explain the racing and the strikes made.
Each drivers instantly confronted questions concerning the standing of their relationship throughout Daytona 500 Media Day on Wednesday. Logano was in an upbeat temper and admitted they’ll have completely different opinions on issues, however “I believe we’ll be high-quality.”
Keselowski had a reserved demeanor throughout his time with the media and didn’t have something new so as to add to the storyline.
“I believe I’ve been fairly constant and verbal concerning the blocking on the racetrack, so I don’t actually have something I really feel in a different way about with respect to that,” he mentioned. “However so far as the feedback particularly to Joey, I’ll maintain these between him and I.”
Pinpointing why Keselowski was pissed off was easy, and he didn’t chew on a query about being in a contract yr or any new competitiveness between the Crew Penske groups given their crew chief adjustments.
“I hate shedding races that I really feel like we had been in place to win,” he mentioned.
And for these questioning, no, the speak didn’t occur as a result of the 2 drivers bumped into one another at Disney World.
“It’s a giant place,” Logano laughed. “There’s lots of people there.”
“There are completely different views on the entire thing, and I had no clue,” Logano mentioned of the dialog. “I used to be like, ‘Hey, what are you mad about? Let’s speak about it.’ There have been issues that I had no concept about and I simply defined my aspect of the story. That’s all you possibly can actually do. I believe as soon as he understands the entire aspect of the story, and you understand how it’s — you get out of the race automotive, you’re pissed off, you’re mad, your feelings are working excessive, you haven’t re-watched something but and so they stick a microphone in your face and ask you what occurred. You don’t actually know till you return and examine it and determine all of it out.
“That stuff occurs, however, like I mentioned, we’ve been mates for a very long time. We’ve been capable of determine stuff out earlier than he mentioned afterwards. I’m probably not that apprehensive about it. It’s gonna be OK. We’re gonna determine it out. All the things at all times blows by. All the things will get higher.”