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Crafton Gets Monster Victory
Saturday, 14 May, 2016 – 8:47 | Comments Off on Crafton Gets Monster Victory
Crafton Gets Monster Victory

Matt Crafton led 76 laps en route to winning Friday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway.
Crafton, a two-time series champion, held off Daniel Suarez and rookie Christopher Bell to get the victory. The victory was his first at the Monster Mile.
“I’ve always wanted a Miles (The Monster trophy),” he said. “We’ve come […]

Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race
Saturday, 7 May, 2016 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race
Teen Byron Wins Kansas Truck Series Race

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Rookie William Byron won Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway for the first time.
Driving the No. 9 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports, the 18-year-old Byron beat two-time series champion Matt Crafton to the finish line.
To get the victory, Byron needed the help of Johnny Sauter and Ben Rhodes. They were leading late in the […]

Trucker Kyle Busch Is On The Board In Martinsville
Saturday, 2 Apr, 2016 – 19:05 | Comments Off on Trucker Kyle Busch Is On The Board In Martinsville
Trucker Kyle Busch Is On The Board In Martinsville

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Kyle Busch snapped a 0-30 winless streak at Martinsville Speedway Saturday, holding off John Hunter Nemechek through three restarts in the final 21 laps of the Alpha Energy Solutions 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race to claim his first victory at the historical short track.
It was […]

Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race
Saturday, 27 Feb, 2016 – 18:42 | Comments Off on Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race
Nemechek Wins Atlanta Truck Race

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John Hunter Nemechek inherited the lead when Christopher Bell wrecked with eight laps to go, got the jump on the field on a restart with two laps to go and went on to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday.
The victory was the second in the series for […]

Sauter Gets Win, Probable Chase Berth In Daytona Truck Race
Saturday, 20 Feb, 2016 – 8:33 | Comments Off on Sauter Gets Win, Probable Chase Berth In Daytona Truck Race
Sauter Gets Win, Probable Chase Berth In Daytona Truck Race

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It appears that Johnny Sauter has become the first non-Sprint Cup driver to earn a berth in a NASCAR playoff.
Sauter won Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway and in doing so secured a spot in that series’ first-ever Chase, a seven-race playoff modeled after the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Sauter […]

NASCAR Extends Playoffs To XFINITY, Truck Series For 2016
Tuesday, 19 Jan, 2016 – 19:54 | Comments Off on NASCAR Extends Playoffs To XFINITY, Truck Series For 2016
NASCAR Extends Playoffs To XFINITY, Truck Series For 2016

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – In the spirit of the late Eagles founder/guitarist Glenn Frey, NASCAR is going to Chase it to the limit in 2016.
The elimination-style format that crowned Kyle Busch as 2015 Sprint Cup Series champion will be extended with tweaks to the XFINITY and Camping World Truck series this […]

Abreu To Run Full Truck Season For ThorSport
Friday, 15 Jan, 2016 – 15:42 | Comments Off on Abreu To Run Full Truck Season For ThorSport
Abreu To Run Full Truck Season For ThorSport

ThorSport Racing announced Friday that it has signed Rico Abreu to drive for it in full time in the upcoming NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

Abreu, a USAC National Midget champion, open wheel standout, and 2015 Chili Bowl Nationals winner, will drive the No. 98 Curb Records Toyota Tundra.

Doug George will serve as crew chief.

“This is one of […]

Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title
Saturday, 21 Nov, 2015 – 7:52 | Comments Off on Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title
Crafton Wins Homestead, But Jones Trucks To Title

Matt Crafton won Friday night’s season-ending Ford EcoBoost 200 Camping World Truck race, but it was Erik Jones who left Homestead-Miami Speedway with the big trophy and big check that goes to the season champion.
Crafton, who had won the previous two series championship, won his sixth race of the season by easily holding off John Hunter […]

Young Nemechek Is So Composed That It’s Scary
Thursday, 19 Nov, 2015 – 9:06 | Comments Off on Young Nemechek Is So Composed That It’s Scary
Young Nemechek Is So Composed That It’s Scary

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Teenager John Hunter Nemechek is carrying on his family’s NASCAR legacy _ times three _ into the Camping World Truck Series with a level of composure he is convinced borders on the otherworldly.
John Hunter is the son of Joe Nemechek, known as “Front Row Joe” in […]

Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship
Saturday, 14 Nov, 2015 – 8:30 | Comments Off on Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship
Peters Wins Truck Race; Jones Closes In On Championship

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service
AVONDALE, Ariz. – After the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship battle changed dramatically with a wreck involving the two series leaders, Timothy Peters held off John Hunter Nemechek to win Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Peters beat Nemechek to the checkered flag by .309 seconds to record […]