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Dillon To Drive RCR Truck At Iowa
Tuesday, 1 Sep, 2009 – 20:20 | Comments Off

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Richard Childress Racing returns to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the Lucas Oil 200 at Iowa Speedway on September 5 with Austin Dillon making his series debut in the No. 3 RCR 40th Anniversary Chevrolet Silverado.
RCR won the first NCWTS race, at Phoenix International Raceway, and went on to capture the series’ first [...]

Kyle Busch A Happy Camper
Friday, 28 Aug, 2009 – 22:15 | Comments Off
Kyle Busch A Happy Camper

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Kyle Busch passed Todd Bodine for the lead with 19 laps to go and then survived a late restart to win the Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway Friday night.
Bodine finished second, about a half second behind Busch in the EnjoyIllinois.com 250, which was the first time the series has raced at the [...]

Crafton Tops Qualifying at Chicagoland
Friday, 28 Aug, 2009 – 17:20 | Comments Off

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Matt Crafton won the pole for Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.
The pole for the EnjoyIllinois.com 250 was the second of Crafton’s Camping World career.
Second fastest in Friday afternoon’s qualifying session at Chicagoland Speedway was Chad McCumbee.
Todd Bodine will start from the No. 3 spot on the grid and Kyle Busch will be [...]

Minter: Ren and Ron Show Puts Spotlight On The Crew Chief
Thursday, 27 Aug, 2009 – 8:00 | Comments Off
Minter: Ren and Ron Show Puts Spotlight On The Crew Chief

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Some Thursday Observations:
*An off weekend for the Sprint Cup Series gives the Nationwide and Camping World Truck circuits a chance to share top billing.
The trucks run at Chicagoland while the Nationwide set is on the road course in Montreal.
At Chicago, Ron Hornaday Jr. and crew chief Rick Ren will be [...]

Busch Ends Hornaday’s Truck Run
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 21:05 | Comments Off
Busch Ends Hornaday’s Truck Run

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Ron Hornaday Jr.’s bid to win his sixth straight Camping World Truck Series race was squashed by Kyle Busch Wednesday night at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Busch ran away with the victory while Hornaday finished third in the O’Reilly 200 presented by Valvoline.
Hornaday said he just did not have the truck which Busch had at Bristol.
“I told [...]

King Of Trucks Can Nab Another Jewel Tonight
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 14:00 | Comments Off
King Of Trucks Can Nab Another Jewel Tonight

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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Ron Hornaday Jr. has a chance tonight at Bristol Motor Speedway to extend his Camping World Truck Series win streak to a record six, which would be the first time in decades that a driver in a major NASCAR division won that many consecutive races.
Richard Petty is the all-time leader [...]

Minter: Hornaday Has Become King Of The Truck Series
Monday, 3 Aug, 2009 – 12:18 | Comments Off
Minter: Hornaday Has Become King Of The Truck Series

By Rick Minter | Senior Writer
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If a modern-day driver is going to tie a mark held for 38 years by two giants like Richard Petty and Bobby Allison, it seems only fitting that an old-school racer would be the one to do it.
That’s exactly what happened at Nashville Superspeedway on Saturday as Californian Ron Hornaday [...]

Hornaday Streaks On, Smooches Gibson Guitar
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2009 – 16:02 | 2 Comments
Hornaday Streaks On, Smooches Gibson Guitar

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Gladeville, Tn. – Ron Hornaday became the first driver in 38 years to win five consecutive NASCAR races when he captured Saturday night’s Toyota Tundra 200 at Nashville Superspeeday, and afterwards he gave the trademark Gibson guitar trophy a smooch instead of a smash.
When Kyle Busch won the track’s June [...]

Hornaday Gets Fifth In Row
Saturday, 1 Aug, 2009 – 21:20 | Comments Off
Hornaday Gets Fifth In Row

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Ron Hornaday Jr. made it a series record five victories in a row Saturday night when he won the Camping World Truck Series race at Nashville Superspeedway.
Hornaday pulled away during a green-white-checkered finish. The victory was his first at Nashville and he got by being fairly dominating.
Hornaday, driving a Kevin Harvick Racing Chevrolet, added to [...]

Woody: Sam Bass Readies A New Guitar
Thursday, 30 Jul, 2009 – 16:20 | 8 Comments
Woody: Sam Bass Readies A New Guitar

By Larry Woody | Senior Writer
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Nashville – Although NASCAR made no official response to Kyle Busch’s embarrassing guitar-bashing antics following his June 6 Nationwide victory at Nashville Superspeedway, it took notice.
“Mike Helton (NASCAR president) came up to me a few weeks later and said he appreciated how I handled it,” said Sam Bass, the renowned [...]