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Hornaday Tops Qualifying
Saturday, 6 Mar, 2010 – 11:09 | Comments Off
Hornaday Tops Qualifying

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Ron Hornaday Jr. won the Keystone Light Pole Award for the E-Z-GO 200 with a lap of 31.195  seconds, 177.721 mph on Saturday morning at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
It was his 24th pole in 252 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races. He ranks third on the all-time series poles list.
It was his first pole and second [...]

Atlanta Is Side Drafting Heaven
Saturday, 6 Mar, 2010 – 7:47 | Comments Off
Atlanta Is Side Drafting Heaven

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – There’s a lot of speculation about how the return of a blade spoiler in place of a rear wing will affect racing in the Sprint Cup. Ryan Newman believes the result will be more side-by-side racing and more passing due to side drafting.
Fans may get a preview [...]

An Old Corvette Has Taken Peters To The Top
Saturday, 6 Mar, 2010 – 7:25 | Comments Off
An Old Corvette Has Taken Peters To The Top

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – Of all the stories in the NASCAR garage, Timothy Peters’ is as good as they come.
His is a story of taking risks, and overcoming odds and pressing ahead in the face of uncertainty with a smile on his face when a more realistic person would be in [...]

Ballew Out To Beat Busch
Friday, 5 Mar, 2010 – 16:09 | Comments Off
Ballew Out To Beat Busch

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Hampton, Ga. – Saturday’s E-Z-GO Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway will be a big test for both Kyle Busch and for his former truck team, Billy Ballew Motorsports.
Together they’ve won four of the past five truck races at Atlanta, Ballew’s home track. But now that Busch [...]

Hornaday Gets Crew Chief
Thursday, 25 Feb, 2010 – 11:48 | Comments Off
Hornaday Gets Crew Chief

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Kevin Harvick Inc. announced Thursday that Doug George has been appointed crew chief of the No. 33 Longhorn Chevrolet Silverado driven by four-time Camping World Truck Series champion Ron Hornaday.
George, who made the move to KHI in the off season, began 2010 as crew chief of the organization’s No. 2 Truck Series team with Cup [...]

Another of Mittler’s Boys Wins Big
Monday, 15 Feb, 2010 – 15:16 | One Comment
Another of Mittler’s Boys Wins Big

When Mike Mittler awoke this morning and picked up his phone, there was a text message waiting. It was sent at 4:38 a.m. Central Time. It was from Jamie McMurray. Mittler said that, as much as anything that has been spoken or written about McMurray, says it all about the kind of person McMurray really [...]

Peters Edges Bodine For Truck Win
Saturday, 13 Feb, 2010 – 21:49 | Comments Off
Peters Edges Bodine For Truck Win

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Timothy Peters slipped past Todd Bodine and into the lead on the final lap of Saturday night’s rain-delayed Camping World Trucks Series race at Daytona International Speedway and got the victory.
The pass, which came when Bodine attempted to put a block on Peters in the NextEra Energy Resources 250, deprived Bodine of a shot to [...]

White On Pole For Truck Race
Thursday, 11 Feb, 2010 – 21:10 | Comments Off

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Jason White on Thursday won the pole for Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Trucks Series race at Daytona International Speedway.
The pole was the first for White, who ripped off a lap at 177.525 mph.
Elliott Sadler, driving for Kevin Harvick Racing, was second fastest in the qualifying session while Austin Dillon was third.
Ricky Carmichael was fourth. [...]

Piquet Jr. To Drive At Daytona
Thursday, 28 Jan, 2010 – 14:35 | 2 Comments
Piquet Jr. To Drive At Daytona

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Brazilian driver Nelson Piquet, Jr., will make his American stock-car driving debut in the ARCA Series race next month in Daytona Beach. He will drive a Toyota for Eddie Sharp Racing.
The 24-year-old is the son of three-time Formula One World Champion Nelson Piquet. From 1993 until 2001, Piquet ran in Brazilian karting, later moving to [...]

Darlington Gets Truck Race
Wednesday, 20 Jan, 2010 – 16:17 | Comments Off
Darlington Gets Truck Race

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NASCAR on Wednesday announced the addition of historic Darlington Raceway to the 2010 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule.
The Aug. 14 Too Tough To Tame 200 replaces an event at The Milwaukee Mile on the 25-race schedule and marks the series’ return to the 1.366-mile South Carolina track that hosted four races between 2001 and [...]