Articles in NASCAR - Camping World Trucks
By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
Nashville – Dover Motorsports has announced it will seek no NASCAR races next year for Nashville Superspeedway and will “evaluate all options for the track, including its possible sale.”
The track, located in Gladeville, Tenn., 40 miles east of Nashville, has struggled with attendance since opening in 2001.
Should Dover sell the [...]
By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
Clermont, Ind. – Timothy Peters was not a happy Camping World camper when his truck rolled off its truck early Friday morning.
Just not fast, he said.
But during the race, his crew went to work and with six laps to go in the AAA Insurance 200 at Lucas Oil Raceway, Peters [...]
By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
Gladeville, Tenn. – Friday afternoon’s truck race practice at Nashville Superspeedway was interrupted when a dog trotted onto the track.
The meddling mutt was identified as a “one-eyed beagle” and according to one Media Center wag he turned some impressive lap times before being black-flagged for failing to pass pre-race inspection.
Austin Dillon passed Johnny Sauter for the lead with 23 laps to go and then pulled away to an easy victory in Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race in Nashville.
The margin of victory was over three seconds.
The victory was the first of the season for Dillon, who is driving for Richard Childress Racing. It [...]
Matt Crafton held of Austin Dillon over the final laps of Saturday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway to get the second victory of his career.
Dillon finished second in the Coca-Cola 200 presented by Hy-Vee.
David Mayhew was third.
Johnny Sauter and Joey Coulter were fourth and fifth respectively.
It was Crafton’s first victory and [...]
Kyle Busch won the UNOH Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway on Thursday night.
Finising second was Parker Kligerman.
Third was Brendan Gaughan.
It was Busch’s fifth win of the season in eight starts and 29th of his career. It came in a race he had to start from the rear of the field because he [...]
Johnny Sauter on Thursday afternoon won the pole for Thursday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway.
Sauter’s pole-winning lap for the UNOH 225 was at 174.109 mph.
Second fastest was Austin Dillon with a lap at 173.
Nelson Piquet Jr. was third and Elliott Sadler fourth.
Rookie Parker Kligerman was fifth.
Rounding out the top 10 were [...]
In Racin’ News today, Wednesday, June 22nd:
Germain Racing and Eddie Sharp Racing have reached an agreement to put Justin Lofton back behind the wheel of ESR equipment. The 2009 ARCA Racing Series champion earned victories and his title with ESR.
Leaving ESR is Craig Goess.
“Eddie and I talked at length about this and we feel [...]
By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
Fort Worth, Texas – Ron Hornaday Jr. was handed victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino 400k Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway when race-leader Johnny Sauter was black-flagged for illegally changing lanes on the night’s final restart.
Sauter, who had passed Hornaday for the lead with [...]
Johnny Sauter was black flagged after he made an illegal move on a green/white/checker restart and that handed victory in the WinStar World Casino 400k Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night to Ron Hornaday Jr.
The victory was the first of the season for Hornaday. It was his 48th in the [...]