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Sparks Fly In – And After – Texas Trucks Race
Friday, 4 Nov, 2011 – 22:54 | 2 Comments
Sparks Fly In – And After – Texas Trucks Race

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Busch admittedly went off the deep end Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway. And without apology, Busch took Ron Hornaday Jr.’s championship hopes with him.
Upset with contact initiated by Hornaday that caused him to brush the Turn 2 wall under green, Busch retaliated under yellow [...]

Harvick Wins Texas Truck Race
Friday, 4 Nov, 2011 – 21:22 | Comments Off
Harvick Wins Texas Truck Race

Kevin Harvick won as driver in Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway, but lost as a team owner.
Harvick won as a driver in the Win Star World Casino 350k after passing James Buescher shortly after a restart with 44 laps to go and then holding onto the lead the rest [...]

Top Contenders Top Truck Qualifying At TMS
Thursday, 3 Nov, 2011 – 21:50 | Comments Off
Top Contenders Top Truck Qualifying At TMS

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Separated by 11 points and approximately five-hundredths of a second, James Buescher and Austin Dillon will resume their bids for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night.
Native Texan Buescher – who trails first-place Dillon by 11 points – made a [...]

Hamlin Gets First Truck Series Victory
Saturday, 29 Oct, 2011 – 16:44 | Comments Off
Hamlin Gets First Truck Series Victory

Denny Hamlin won his first ever Camping World Truck Series race when he topped the field at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.
Hamlin, driving the No. 18 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota, as making his 12th start in the series.
He has now won in all three of NASCAR’s top series.
“It’s a big deal for me,” Hamlin said of [...]

Mike Wallace Gets Truck Victory At Talladega
Saturday, 22 Oct, 2011 – 17:54 | Comments Off
Mike Wallace Gets Truck Victory At Talladega

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Mike Wallace, with pushing help from fellow 53-year-old Ron Hornaday Jr., won the Coca-Cola 250 Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon.
The two Kevin Harvick Inc. drivers hooked up early and stayed with each other in a superspeedway race which again was all about tandems.
Hornaday finished second.
James Buescher, who took a [...]

Buescher On Truck Pole
Saturday, 22 Oct, 2011 – 7:38 | Comments Off
Buescher On Truck Pole

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TALLADEGA, Ala. – Championship contender James Buescher qualified on-pole Friday for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Coca-Cola 250 Powered by fred’s, the perfect spot to launch his “patiently aggressive” game plan.
Buescher turned in a fast lap of 177.676 mph around the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway trioval, placing him directly in front of points-leader Austin Dillon, [...]

Hornaday Wins Second Straight In Vegas
Saturday, 15 Oct, 2011 – 20:55 | Comments Off
Hornaday Wins Second Straight In Vegas

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Kevin Harvick Ind. driver Ron Hornaday Jr. held off  Matt Crafton on Saturday and earned his second Camping World Truck Series victory in a row and the 51st of his career in the Smith’s 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Hornaday, 53, led 107 of the 146 laps and notched his first victory in 11 starts [...]

Hornaday Nabs 50th Truck Series Victory
Saturday, 1 Oct, 2011 – 22:00 | Comments Off
Hornaday Nabs 50th Truck Series Victory

Ron Hornaday Jr., the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series only four-time champion, posted his record-extending 50th victory in the Kentucky 225 at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night.
Hornaday, from Palmdale, Calif., is the only active, full-time competitor whose career dates to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’ inaugural event at Phoenix International Raceway on Feb. 5, [...]

Racin’ News: Germain Racing to Cut Back
Thursday, 29 Sep, 2011 – 16:49 | Comments Off
Racin’ News: Germain Racing to Cut Back

In Racin’ News today:
Officials at Germain Racing, a long-time participant in the NASCAR Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series, said Thursday that they will be scaling back operations next season.
Part of the process will involved employee layoffs.
Germain said that the cause of the scale-back is over-expansion in 2011.
“We began this process two weeks ago, and [...]

Busch Dominates Truck Race In N.H.
Saturday, 24 Sep, 2011 – 17:59 | Comments Off
Busch Dominates Truck Race In N.H.

Kyle Busch easily won Saturday’s F.W. Webb 175 Camping World Truck Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Busch finished 3.816 seconds ahead of runner-up Austin Dillon to post his sixth win in 14 starts this season and the 30th victory of his career.
“We haven’t had the best of runs at the mile-and-a-half tracks and the [...]