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Harvick Wins In RCR Truck
Saturday, 31 Mar, 2012 – 16:23 | Comments Off
Harvick Wins In RCR Truck

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Kevin Harvick won in dominating fashion in Saturday’s Kroger 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.
Harvick’s victory was by just .953 seconds over Richard Childress Racing teammate Ty Dillon but that was only because a late caution killed his big lead.
“It’s been a long time since we’ve dominated like that and actually won,” Harvick [...]

John King Buzzes On After Victory In Daytona
Friday, 30 Mar, 2012 – 14:19 | Comments Off
John King Buzzes On After Victory In Daytona

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Who is John King?
Five weeks ago, the unknown rookie from Tennessee showed up at Daytona just hoping to log laps during the season opener for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in his eighth career start.
On Friday, he was still walking on air as he sat before [...]

NASCAR Notes: Team Owner In Different Kind Of Ring
Wednesday, 7 Mar, 2012 – 8:08 | Comments Off
NASCAR Notes: Team Owner In Different Kind Of Ring

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
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NASCAR team owner Robby Benton has decided to throw his hat into the political arena.
The 32-year-old Benton, who fields the No. 09 Toyotas in the NASCAR Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series, is one of five Republican candidates vying for the District 41 state Senate seat in North Carolina.
The election [...]

Rookie Mistake Leads To Rookie Victory At DIS
Saturday, 25 Feb, 2012 – 8:48 | One Comment
Rookie Mistake Leads To Rookie Victory At DIS

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Staring at the prospect of a third green/white/checkered flag restart Friday night, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie John King’s thoughts wandered to his post-race apology to Johnny Sauter.
Contact between King and Sauter during the second GWC laps around the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway sent the latter crashing into the [...]

King Wins Wreck-Filled Truck Race
Friday, 24 Feb, 2012 – 22:25 | One Comment
King Wins Wreck-Filled Truck Race

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John King won the NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway on Friday night.
The victory for King came in his eight start in the series.
The victory came after a third green/white/checkered restart.
Timothy Peters finished second and Travis Kvapil was third.
The race featured several scary wrecks. The second-to-last last [...]

Townley Out After DUI Arrest
Saturday, 11 Feb, 2012 – 9:28 | Comments Off
Townley Out After DUI Arrest

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RAB Racing with Brack Maggard announced that as a result of his recent DUI arrest, John Wes Townley will be replaced as driver of their No. 09 Toyota Tundra until his return is deemed appropriate.
“Obviously, this is an unfortunate situation,” said Robby Benton, owner of RAB Racing with Brack Maggard. “However, we have to react [...]

Ward Burton Returning To NASCAR
Thursday, 26 Jan, 2012 – 19:46 | One Comment
Ward Burton Returning To NASCAR

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The new Hillman Racing team announced Thursday that 2002 Daytona 500 Champion Ward Burton will make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut behind the wheel of the No. 27 Hillman Racing Chevrolet in next month’s season-opening NextEra 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Hillman Racing is making its NASCAR debut this season. Team owner Mike Hillman [...]

Leffler To Drive Truck For Kyle Busch
Monday, 9 Jan, 2012 – 17:36 | Comments Off
Leffler To Drive Truck For Kyle Busch

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Kyle Busch Motorsports announced that Jason Leffler will be the primary driver of the team’s No. 18 Tundra in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the 2012 season.
Leffler will be behind the wheel for at least 14 races this season, beginning with the season-opening race at Daytona International Speedway. Dollar General will serve as [...]

Reutimann To Go Truckin’
Monday, 9 Jan, 2012 – 13:29 | Comments Off
Reutimann To Go Truckin’

Two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup race winner David Reutimann is returning to the Camping World Truck Series it was announced Monday.
Reutimann, who spent the last four seasons driving full time for Michael Waltrip Racing in Cup, will drive a NASCAR Camping World truck for Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises in 13 to 15 of the 22 races.
The [...]

Stewart Heads RacinToday.com 2011 All Pro Team
Monday, 2 Jan, 2012 – 13:12 | One Comment
Stewart Heads RacinToday.com 2011 All Pro Team

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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It wasn’t so much that Tony Stewart won the 2011 Sprint Cup championship which made his season so remarkable. It was how he did it – with a walk-off victory over second-place Carl Edwards in the final race of the year.
Dramatic much?
For both what and how he won his third [...]