Brandon Brown finished 12th in the EchoPark 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday.
Brown’s result added 25 points to his season total.
Brown started in 10th position. The fifth-year driver has four top-10 finishes in his career.
Saturday marked Brown’s second career start at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He’s finished both of those races, but has never managed to crack the top 10 at the track.
The Woodbridge, Virginia native’s starting and finishing positions compared favorably to his career averages, starting 14 spots higher than his career mark of 24 and completing the race 10 places ahead of his 21.6 career average finish.
Brown took on a field of 37 drivers on the way to his 12th-place finish. The race endured six cautions and 28 caution laps. There were 10 lead changes.
AJ Allmendinger secured the victory in the race, and Noah Gragson finished second. Justin Haley placed third, Daniel Hemric took fourth, and Harrison Burton closed out the top five.
Austin Cindric got off to a great start in the race, winning both of the first two stages, but couldn’t hang on to end up in Victory Lane.