Matt Crafton fastest in Atlanta Camping World Truck Series qualifying

Matt CraftonTwo-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion, Matt Crafton – with a qualifying lap speed of 179.790 MPH – captured the pole for today’s NCWTS Great Clips 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS).

This was Crafton’s first series pole and second top-10 start of the 2016 season, his 12th series career pole in 363 races and his first pole in 15 races at AMS.

John Wes Townley will start on the outside pole in second with a qualifying lap speed of 179.685 MPH, while series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contenders, Christopher Bell (179.662 MPH) and Grant Enfinger (179.371) will start third and fourth respectively, and Cameron Hayley (178.758) starts fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be ROTY contender, Cole Custer (178.631 MPH) starting sixth, ROTY contender Ben Rhodes (178.447) seventh, Ryan Truex (178.430) eighth, Daniel Hemric (178.361) ninth and Ben Kennedy (178.327) qualifying in 10th.

Failing to make the 32-truck starting lineup and heading home were Ryan Ellis, Norm Benning, Korbin Forrister, Jordan Anderson and Timothy Viens.

The 8th annual Great Clips 200 is slated to get started around 4:50 p.m. ET after the NXS Race today, and television coverage of the race will be provided by FOX Sports 1.

Great Clip 200 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Gap Behind
1 88 Matt Crafton 30.969 30.836 Leader Leader
2 05 John Wes Townley 30.947 30.854 -0.018 -0.018
3 4 Christopher Bell 30.817 30.858 -0.004 -0.022
4 33 Grant Enfinger # 30.883 30.908 -0.050 -0.072
5 13 Cameron Hayley 31.076 31.014 -0.106 -0.178
6 00 Cole Custer # 31.125 31.036 -0.022 -0.200
7 41 Ben Rhodes # 31.108 31.068 -0.032 -0.232
8 81 Ryan Truex 31.145 31.071 -0.003 -0.235
9 19 Daniel Hemric 31.107 31.083 -0.012 -0.247
10 11 Ben Kennedy 31.116 31.089 -0.006 -0.253
11 23 Spencer Gallagher 31.174 31.132 -0.043 -0.296
12 17 Timothy Peters 31.227 31.209 -0.077 -0.373
13 51 Daniel Suarez (i) 31.250 Eliminated -0.023 -0.414
14 32 Justin Marks (i) 31.262 Eliminated -0.012 -0.426
15 9 William Byron # 31.265 Eliminated -0.003 -0.429
16 21 Johnny Sauter 31.287 Eliminated -0.022 -0.451
17 92 Parker Kligerman 31.317 Eliminated -0.030 -0.481
18 8 John Hunter Nemechek 31.371 Eliminated -0.054 -0.535
19 63 Garrett Smithley 31.412 Eliminated -0.041 -0.576
20 22 Austin Self 31.438 Eliminated -0.026 -0.602
21 29 Tyler Reddick 31.439 Eliminated -0.001 -0.603
22 02 Tyler Young 31.528 Eliminated -0.089 -0.692
23 20 Austin Hill 31.546 Eliminated -0.018 -0.710
24 86 Brandon Brown 31.547 Eliminated -0.001 -0.711
25 75 Caleb Holman 31.571 Eliminated -0.024 -0.735
26 07 JJ Yeley (i) 31.618 Eliminated -0.047 -0.782
27 98 Rico Abreu # 31.665 Eliminated -0.047 -0.829
28 44 Tommy Joe Martins 31.730 Eliminated -0.065 -0.894
29 1 Travis Kvapil 31.795 Eliminated -0.065 -0.959
30 49 Timmy Hill 31.930 Eliminated -0.135 -1.094
31 71 Carlos Contreras 31.950 Eliminated -0.020 -1.114
32 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 0.000 Eliminated 31.950 30.836
33 66 Jordan Anderson 31.848 Eliminated -31.848 -1.012
34 59 Korbin Forrester 32.319 Eliminated -0.471 -1.483
35 6 Norm Benning 33.383 Eliminated -1.064 -2.547
36 74 Timothy Viens 0.000 Eliminated 33.383 30.836
37 50 Ryan Ellis (i) 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 30.836

# – Rookie
Red – Failed to Qualify
Orange – In On Owners Points
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series

 

 

 

 

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Matt Crafton wins Truck finale as Erik Jones claims first NASCAR title

28The 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) season came to a conclusion Friday night, and it was Matt Crafton winning the Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway,as well as, Erik Jones winning the championship (the youngest in series history).

Crafton, who also led the most laps – 93 out of 134, received his sixth series victory and 18th top-10 finish of the season, his 11th series career victory in 361 races and his first series victory in 15 races at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Following Crafton to the drop of the checkered flag were series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, John H. Nemechek finishing second, Tyler Reddick (finishing second in the points) third, Ben Kennedy fourth and Timothy Peters finished fifth.

The newly crowned series champion and ROTY champion, Erik Jones, claimed sixth-place, while Johnny Sauter finished seventh, ROTY candidates Daniel Hemric and Cameron Hayley finishing eight and ninth respectively, and John Wes Townley brought home 10th.

With is sixth-place finish, Erik Jones won the championship with a 15-point lead over Tyler Reddick.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 126.725 MPH
Time of Race: 01 Hrs, 35 Mins, 10 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 2.942 Seconds
Lead Changes: 14 among 6 drivers
Cautions: 4 for 18 laps

Up Next: The 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season, with the NextEra Energy Resources 250 on Friday, February 19th, with an approximate starting time of 7:50 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1.

Ford Ecoboost 200 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 88 Matt Crafton 134 Running 93 48 5
2 8 John H. Nemechek # 134 Running 24 43 1
3 19 Tyler Reddick 134 Running 1 42 1
4 11 Ben Kennedy 134 Running 0 40 0
5 17 Timothy Peters 134 Running 0 39 0
6 4 Erik Jones # 134 Running 0 38 0
7 98 Johnny Sauter 134 Running 0 37 0
8 14 Daniel Hemric # 134 Running 0 36 0
9 13 Cameron Hayley # 134 Running 0 35 0
10 05 John Wes Townley 134 Running 1 35 1
11 23 Spencer Gallagher # 134 Running 0 33 0
12 29 Austin Theriault # 134 Running 0 32 0
13 31 Rico Abreu 134 Running 0 31 0
14 97 Jesse Little 134 Running 0 30 0
15 0 Scott Lagasse Jr (i) 134 Running 0 0 0
16 92 David Gilliland (i) 133 Running 0 0 0
17 59 David Levine 133 Running 0 27 0
18 07 Ray Black Jr. # 133 Running 0 26 0
19 02 Tyler Young 133 Running 0 25 0
20 15 Mason Mingus 132 Running 0 24 0
21 94 Timmy Hill 132 Running 0 23 0
22 50 Travis Kvapil 132 Running 0 22 0
23 58 Kyle Weatherman 131 Running 0 21 0
24 1 Dexter Stacey 131 Running 0 20 0
25 54 Christopher Bell 130 Out Of Fuel 5 20 1
26 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 128 Running 0 18 0
27 08 Korbin Forrester # 127 Running 0 17 0
28 63 Garrett Smithley 126 Running 0 16 0
29 74 Jordan Anderson 115 Running 0 15 0
30 51 Daniel Suarez (i) 84 Accident 10 0 0
31 33 Brandon Jones # 67 Accident 0 13 0
32 86 Brandon Brown 2 Transmission 0 12 0

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Standing 
After Race 23 at Homestead-Miami Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 4 Erik Jones # 899 Leader 23 3 11 20 1
2 19 Tyler Reddick 884 -15 23 2 14 19 0
3 88 Matt Crafton 877 -22 23 6 13 18 3
4 98 Johnny Sauter 809 -90 23 0 7 16 1
5 17 Timothy Peters 804 -95 23 2 8 16 3
6 13 Cameron Hayley # 766 -133 23 0 4 13 1
7 14 Daniel Hemric # 733 -166 23 0 4 13 1
8 05 John Wes Townley 730 -169 23 1 3 9 2
9 11 Ben Kennedy 690 -209 23 0 4 8 4
10 23 Spencer Gallagher # 677 -222 23 0 1 6 2
11 07 Ray Black Jr. # 635 -264 23 0 1 1 2
12 8 John H. Nemechek # 630 -269 18 1 8 10 2
13 02 Tyler Young 629 -270 23 0 0 2 1
14 15 Mason Mingus 527 -372 21 0 1 3 7
15 33 Brandon Jones # 482 -417 17 0 4 8 4
16 94 Travis Kvapil 477 -422 21 0 0 0 8
17 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 473 -426 23 0 0 0 2
18 08 Korbin Forrester # 463 -436 22 0 0 0 8
19 74 Jordan Anderson 379 -520 17 0 0 0 3
20 6 Norm Benning 365 -534 19 0 0 0 12
21 25 Matt Tifft 327 -572 12 0 0 5 3
22 00 Cole Custer 305 -594 10 1 2 4 1
23 94 Timmy Hill 297 -602 12 0 0 0 1
24 29 Austin Theriault # 279 -620 9 0 2 4 1
25 54 Justin Boston # 255 -644 9 0 0 4 3
26 36 Justin Jennings 237 -662 15 0 0 0 11
27 54 Christopher Bell 231 -668 7 1 2 3 1
28 63 Tyler Tanner 217 -682 12 0 0 0 8
29 1 Ryan Ellis 192 -707 11 0 0 0 6
30 75 Caleb Holman 166 -733 7 0 0 1 2
31 94 Wendell Chavous 143 -756 7 0 0 0 2
32 45 BJ McLeod 138 -761 10 0 0 0 10
33 8 Joe Nemechek 129 -770 4 0 0 2 0
34 7 Gray Gaulding 118 -781 4 0 0 1 0
35 Dalton Sargeant 110 -789 4 0 0 2 0
36 31 James Buescher 100 -799 3 0 0 2 0
37 63 Garrett Smithley 100 -799 4 0 0 0 0
38 Chad Boat 99 -800 4 0 0 1 2
39 Bobby Pierce 93 -806 3 0 1 1 0
40 86 Brandon Brown 93 -806 5 0 0 0 2
41 0 Caleb Roark 92 -807 8 0 0 0 8
42 97 Jeese Little 87 -812 4 0 0 0 2
43 JJ Haley 79 -820 3 0 0 1 1
44 82 Austin Hill 75 -824 4 0 0 0 1
45 99 Bryan Silas 73 -826 3 0 0 1 1
46 40 Todd Peck 69 -830 4 0 0 0 3
47 Chris Fontaine 64 -835 3 0 0 1 1
48 63 Akinori Ogata 64 -835 3 0 0 0 1
49 35 Tommy Regan 55 -844 3 0 0 0 2
50 45 Ruben Pardo 50 -849 2 0 0 0 0
51 Austin Cindric 49 -850 2 0 0 0 0
52 Cody Coughlin 48 -851 2 0 0 0 0
53 Rico Abreu 47 -852 2 0 0 0 1
54 Chad Finley 46 -853 2 0 0 0 0
55 68 Clay Greenfield 39 -860 2 0 0 0 1
56 Dexter Stacey 35 -864 2 0 0 0 1
57 63 Jake Griffin 35 -864 2 0 0 0 2
58 Ken Schrader 33 -866 1 0 0 0 0
59 Brian Wong 32 -867 1 0 0 0 0
60 50 Cody Ware # 31 -868 2 0 0 0 2
61 1 Donnie Neuenberger 29 -870 2 0 0 0 2
62 31 Travis Pastrana 28 -871 1 0 0 0 0
63 Brian Keselowski 28 -871 1 0 0 0 0
64 David Levine 27 -872 1 0 0 0 0
65 Jody Knowles 26 -873 1 0 0 0 0
66 Kyle Martel 25 -874 1 0 0 0 0
67 Sean Corr 24 -875 1 0 0 0 0
68 74 Timothy Viens 21 -878 1 0 0 0 1
69 Kyle Weatherman 21 -878 1 0 0 0 0
70 94 Wayne Edwards 20 -879 1 0 0 0 0
71 Camden Murphy 20 -879 1 0 0 0 0
72 Cody Erickson 19 -880 1 0 0 0 0
73 Brandon Hightower 17 -882 1 0 0 0 0
74 Daniel Brown 17 -882 1 0 0 0 0
75 0 Adam Edwards 14 -885 2 0 0 0 2
76 Paige Decker 14 -885 1 0 0 0 0
77 Terry Jones 13 -886 1 0 0 0 1
78 William Byron 13 -886 1 0 0 0 1
79 Stewart Hayward 12 -887 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Owner Standing 
After Race 23 at Homestead-Miami Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Kyle Busch 4 3 889 Leader 23
2 Brad Keselowski 19 2 884 -5 23
3 Rhonda Thorson 88 6 877 -12 23
4 Mike Curb 98 0 809 -80 23
5 Tom Deloach 17 2 804 -85 23
6 Sidney Mauldin 8 1 802 -87 23
7 Kyle Busch 51 2 774 -115 23
8 Duke Thorson 13 0 766 -123 23
9 Brad Keselowski 29 2 755 -134 23
10 Bob Newberry 14 0 733 -156 23
11 Tony Townley 05 1 730 -159 23
12 Maurice Gallagher 33 1 719 -170 23
13 Kyle Busch 54 1 712 -177 23
14 Tom Deloach 11 0 690 -199 23
15 Maurice Gallagher 23 0 677 -212 23
16 Bobby Dotter 07 0 635 -254 23
17 Randy Young 02 0 629 -260 23
18 Billy Boat 115 0 540 -349 23
19 Jay Robinson 94 0 521 -368 23
20 Michael Mittler 63 0 513 -376 23
21 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 00 2 483 -406 23
22 Ken Smith 08 0 480 -409 23
23 Tracy Lowe 1 0 479 -410 23
24 Jennifer Jo Cobb 10 0 479 -410 23
25 Mike Harmon 74 0 426 -463 23
26 Mark Beaver 50 0 412 -477 23
27 Norm Benning 6 0 365 -524 23
28 Bob Newberry 31 0 303 -586 10
29 BJ McLeod 245 0 277 -612 19
30 Beverly Mittler 136 0 241 -648 17
31 Ricky Benton 92 0 187 -702 7
32 Charles Henderson 175 0 166 -723 7
33 Kenneth Grimes 0 0 135 -754 13
34 William Venturini 125 0 131 -758 5
35 Richard Waulters 5 0 110 -779 4
36 John Corr 182 0 99 -790 5
37 Jerry Brown 186 0 93 -796 8
38 Jason Little 297 0 87 -802 4
39 Billy Boat 16 0 86 -803 4
40 Todd Braun 132 0 79 -810 3
41 Chris Baluch 99 0 73 -816 3
42 Mark Rette 130 0 59 -830 3
43 Michael Peck 40 0 53 -836 4
44 Jim Rosenblum 28 0 52 -837 4
45 Kevin Cywinski 35 0 50 -839 4
46 Clay Greenfield 68 0 39 -850 3
47 Ken Schrader 152 0 33 -856 1
48 Maurice Gallagher 21 0 33 -856 1
49 Susan Bates 39 0 33 -856 1
50 Bob Newberry 20 0 31 -858 1
51 Shigeaki Hattori 118 0 27 -862 3
52 Tom Deloach 7 0 27 -862 1
53 Carlos Lira 259 0 27 -862 1
54 Carlos Lira 258 0 21 -868 1
55 Stanton Barrett 191 0 15 -874 1
56 Michael Affarano 03 0 14 -875 7
57 Margaret Lind 144 0 14 -875 2
58 Jay Robinson 149 0 14 -875 2
59 Kyle Busch 009 0 13 -876 1
60 Chris Fontaine 184 0 0 -889 1
61 Robert Torriere 153 0 0 -889 1
62 Wallace Patterson 157 0 0 -889 1
63 William Martel 159 0 0 -889 1
64 Tracy Wallace 180 0 0 -889 1
65 Charles Buchanan 187 0 0 -889 2
66 Susan Delosh 227 0 0 -889 1

 

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 23 at Homestead-Miami Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 14 1049 Leader
2 Chevrolet 5 973 -76
3 Ford 4 944 -105
4 Ram 0 26 -1023

 

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Matt Crafton is tonight’s Keystone Light Pole Winner at Las Vegas

untitledThe defending 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion, Matt Crafton – with a qualifying lap speed of 176.396 MPH – captured the pole for this evening’s Rhino Linings 350(k) at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS).

This was Crafton’s second series pole and 14th top-10 start of the 2015 season, his ninth series career pole in 356 races and his first series pole in 15 races at LVMS.

John Wes Townley, with a qualifying lap speed of 175.758 MPH, will start on the outside pole, while series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Brandon Jones (175.678 MPH) starting third, Timothy Peters (175.490) fourth and Christopher Bell (175.308) starts fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be ROTY contenders Cameron Hayley (175.234 MPH) and Austin Theriault (175.160) starting from sixth and seventh respectively, Mason Mingus (175.012) eighth, Ben Kennedy (174.961) ninth and ROTY contender Spencer Gallagher (174.808) qualified in 10th.

With only 32 drivers attempting to fill the 32-truck field, there was no one failing to make the race and going home.

The 19th annual Rhino Linings 350(k) is scheduled to get underway around 10:20 p.m. (ET) tonight on FOX Sports 1.

Rhino Lining 350 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Gap
1 88 Matt Crafton 30.671 30.613 Leader
2 05 John Wes Townley 30.781 30.724 -0.111
3 33 Brandon Jones # 30.688 30.738 -0.014
4 17 Timothy Peters 30.782 30.771 -0.033
5 54 Christopher Bell 30.859 30.803 -0.032
6 13 Cameron Hayley # 30.832 30.816 -0.013
7 29 Austin Theriault # 30.740 30.829 -0.013
8 15 Mason Mingus 30.887 30.855 -0.026
9 11 Ben Kennedy 30.853 30.864 -0.009
10 23 Spencer Gallagher # 30.782 30.891 -0.027
11 14 Daniel Hemric # 30.815 30.905 -0.014
12 19 Tyler Reddick 30.889 30.905 0.000
13 98 Johnny Sauter 30.912 Eliminated -0.023
14 21 Brennan Poole (i) 30.938 Eliminated -0.026
15 4 Erik Jones # 30.940 Eliminated -0.002
16 8 John H. Nemechek # 30.956 Eliminated -0.016
17 31 Travis Pastrana 30.979 Eliminated -0.023
18 51 Matt Tifft 31.003 Eliminated -0.024
19 16 Chad Boat 31.004 Eliminated -0.001
20 02 Tyler Young 31.055 Eliminated -0.051
21 1 Travis Kvapil 31.323 Eliminated -0.268
22 07 Ray Black Jr. # 31.448 Eliminated -0.125
23 36 Justin Jennings 31.636 Eliminated -0.188
24 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 31.637 Eliminated -0.001
25 45 BJ McLeod 32.025 Eliminated -0.388
26 08 Korbin Forrester # 32.037 Eliminated -0.012
27 74 Jordan Anderson 32.073 Eliminated -0.036
28 0 Caleb Roark 32.534 Eliminated -0.461
29 94 Wayne Edwards 32.964 Eliminated -0.430
30 63 Akinori Ogata 33.079 Eliminated -0.115
31 50 Tyler Tanner 33.362 Eliminated -0.283
32 6 Norm Benning 33.659 Eliminated -0.297

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Austin Dillon wins the 500th all-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event.

5From the pole to victory lane, Austin Dillon wins Saturday in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (NHMS).

Dillon, who also led the most laps – 80 out of 175, received his first series win and fourth top-10 finish of the 2015 season, his seventh series career win in 67 races and his first series win in four races at New Hampshire.

The 2014 series defending champion, Matt Crafton, finished 1.054 seconds behind Dillon for second-place, and they were followed by Johnny Sauter finishing third, Timothy Peters fourth and series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, John H. Nemechek finished fifth.

Series ROTY contenders, Daniel Hemric, Erik Jones and Austin Theriault brought home sixth, seventh and eighth respectively, Dalton Sargeant finished ninth and Gray Gaulding claimed 10th-place.

With his seventh-place finish, Erik Jones leaves NHMS with a 7-point lead over Matt Crafton.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 95.084 MPH
Time of Race: 01 Hrs, 56 Mins, 50 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 1.054 Seconds
Lead Changes: 6 among 5 drivers
Cautions: 6 for 32 laps

Up Next: The Rhino Linings 350(k) at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, Oct. 3rd, with an approximate starting time of 10:20 p.m. (ET), and television coverage provided by FOX Sports 1

UNOH 175 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 33 Austin Dillon (i) 175 Running 80 0 0
2 88 Matt Crafton 175 Running 0 43 0
3 98 Johnny Sauter 175 Running 0 41 0
4 17 Timothy Peters 175 Running 0 40 0
5 8 John Hunter Nemechek 175 Running 0 39 0
6 14 Daniel Hemric # 175 Running 14 39 1
7 4 Erik Jones # 175 Running 5 38 1
8 29 Austin Theriault # 175 Running 9 37 1
9 5 Dalton Sargeant 175 Running 0 35 0
10 54 Gray Gaulding 175 Running 0 34 0
11 51 Kyle Busch (i) 175 Running 67 0 1
12 13 Cameron Hayley # 175 Running 0 32 0
13 07 Ray Black Jr. # 175 Running 0 31 0
14 15 Mason Mingus 175 Running 0 30 0
15 19 Tyler Reddick 175 Running 0 29 0
16 02 Tyler Young 174 Running 0 28 0
17 1 Travis Kvapil 170 Running 0 27 0
18 63 Akinori Ogata 170 Running 0 26 0
19 68 Clay Greenfield 170 Running 0 25 0
20 94 Timmy Hill 170 Running 0 24 0
21 45 Ruben Pardo 169 Running 0 23 0
22 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 166 Running 0 22 0
23 11 Ben Kennedy 158 Running 0 21 0
24 00 Cole Custer 144 Accident 0 20 0
25 74 Jordan Anderson 140 Running 0 19 0
26 05 John Wes Townley 135 Accident 0 18 0
27 86 Brandon Brown 132 Running 0 17 0
28 23 Spencer Gallagher # 131 Running 0 16 0
29 08 Korbin Forrester # 22 Brakes 0 15 0
30 50 Tyler Tanner 19 Brakes 0 14 0
31 0 Caleb Roark 12 Electrical 0 13 0
32 36 Justin Jennings 7 Electrical 0 12 0

# – Rookie 
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Standing
After Race 17 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 4 Erik Jones # 666 Leader 17 2 9 14 1
2 88 Matt Crafton 659 -7 17 4 10 14 2
3 19 Tyler Reddick 657 -9 17 2 9 13 0
4 98 Johnny Sauter 617 -49 17 0 7 13 0
5 14 Daniel Hemric # 558 -108 17 0 4 11 1
6 17 Timothy Peters 552 -114 17 0 4 10 3
7 13 Cameron Hayley # 549 -117 17 0 3 8 1
8 05 John Wes Townley 518 -148 17 0 1 6 2
9 23 Spencer Gallagher # 504 -162 17 0 1 5 2
10 11 Ben Kennedy 504 -162 17 0 2 5 4
11 07 Ray Black Jr. # 473 -193 17 0 1 1 2
12 02 Tyler Young 460 -206 17 0 0 1 1
13 8 John H. Nemechek # 395 -271 12 1 4 6 2
14 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 365 -301 17 0 0 0 1
15 08 Korbin Forrester # 364 -302 17 0 0 0 6
16 15 Mason Mingus 352 -314 15 0 0 1 7
17 94 Travis Kvapil 334 -332 15 0 0 0 6
18 33 Brandon Jones # 326 -340 11 0 2 4 2
19 6 Norm Benning 307 -359 16 0 0 0 10
20 74 Jordan Anderson 279 -387 12 0 0 0 2
21 54 Justin Boston # 255 -411 9 0 0 4 3
22 00 Cole Custer 245 -421 8 1 1 3 1
23 25 Matt Tifft 245 -421 9 0 0 4 3
24 29 Austin Theriault # 234 -432 7 0 2 4 0
25 36 Justin Jennings 202 -464 13 0 0 0 10
26 1 Ryan Ellis 192 -474 11 0 0 0 6
27 94 Timmy Hill 181 -485 7 0 0 0 1
28 63 Tyler Tanner 174 -492 9 0 0 0 5
29 94 Wendell Chavous 143 -523 7 0 0 0 2
30 75 Caleb Holman 130 -536 6 0 0 0 2
31 8 Joe Nemechek 129 -537 4 0 0 2 0
32 45 BJ McLeod 122 -544 9 0 0 0 9
33 Christopher Bell 114 -552 3 1 2 2 0
34 31 James Buescher 100 -566 3 0 0 2 0
35 7 Gray Gaulding 94 -572 3 0 0 1 0
36 63 Garrett Smithley 84 -582 3 0 0 0 0
37 86 Brandon Brown 81 -585 4 0 0 0 1
38 99 Bryan Silas 73 -593 3 0 0 1 1
39 Dalton Sargeant 69 -597 2 0 0 2 0
40 0 Caleb Roark 66 -600 6 0 0 0 6
41 35 Tommy Regan 55 -611 3 0 0 0 2
42 40 Todd Peck 53 -613 3 0 0 0 2
43 Cody Coughlin 48 -618 2 0 0 0 0
44 Chad Finley 46 -620 2 0 0 0 0
45 Bobby Pierce 43 -623 1 0 1 1 0
46 63 Jake Griffin 35 -631 2 0 0 0 2
47 Ken Schrader 33 -633 1 0 0 0 0
48 Brian Wong 32 -634 1 0 0 0 0
49 50 Cody Ware # 31 -635 2 0 0 0 2
50 JJ Haley 30 -636 1 0 0 0 0
51 1 Donnie Neuenberger 29 -637 2 0 0 0 2
52 Chris Fontaine 28 -638 2 0 0 0 1
53 82 Austin Hill 28 -638 2 0 0 0 1
54 97 Jeese Little 28 -638 2 0 0 0 2
55 Jody Knowles 26 -640 1 0 0 0 0
56 63 Akinori Ogata 26 -640 1 0 0 0 0
57 Kyle Martel 25 -641 1 0 0 0 0
58 68 Clay Greenfield 25 -641 1 0 0 0 0
59 Sean Corr 24 -642 1 0 0 0 0
60 45 Ruben Pardo 23 -643 1 0 0 0 0
61 74 Timothy Viens 21 -645 1 0 0 0 1
62 Cody Erickson 19 -647 1 0 0 0 0
63 Daniel Brown 17 -649 1 0 0 0 0
64 0 Adam Edwards 14 -652 2 0 0 0 2
65 Chad Boat 13 -653 1 0 0 0 1
66 Stewart Hayward 12 -654 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Champ Matt Crafton wins the WinStar 400 at Texas Motor Speedway

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Matt Crafton continued his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) leadership position in Friday night’s WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 (k), as he started second, leads the most laps and ends with a victory burnout at Texas Motor Speedway.

Crafton, who dominated 77 laps of the 167 that were run, received his third series win and seventh top-10 finish of the 2015 season, his eighth series career win and his second series win at Texas Motor Speedway.

Following Crafton – by 0.569 seconds – to the drop of the checkered flag was Daniel Suarez, and they were followed by John Wes Townley finishing third, Johnny Sauter fourth and series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Austin Theriault finished in fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 finishing positions were Joe Nemechek bringing home sixth, ROTY contenders Cameron Hayley, Justin Boston and Daniel Hemric finishing seventh, eighth and ninth respectively, and Ben Kennedy takes 10th-place.

With his victory, Crafton leaves Texas with a 25-point lead over Tyler Reddick – who finished 11th.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 134.396 MPH
Time of Race: 1 Hrs, 51 Mins, 50 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 0.569 Seconds
Lead Changes: 19 among 9 drivers
Cautions: 5 for 21 laps

Next Up: The Drivin’ for Linemen 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park on Saturday, June 13th, with an approximate starting time of 8:50 p.m. (ET), and television coverage provided by FOX Sports 1.

WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 88 Matt Crafton 167 Running 77 48 5
2 51 Daniel Suarez (i) 167 Running 6 0 0
3 05 John Wes Townley 167 Running 0 41 0
4 98 Johnny Sauter 167 Running 0 40 0
5 29 Austin Theriault 167 Running 0 39 0
6 8 Joe Nemechek 167 Running 0 38 0
7 13 Cameron Hayley # 167 Running 3 38 1
8 54 Justin Boston # 167 Running 1 37 1
9 14 Daniel Hemric # 167 Running 0 35 0
10 11 Ben Kennedy 167 Running 0 34 0
11 19 Tyler Reddick 166 Running 1 34 1
12 23 Spencer Gallagher # 166 Running 0 32 0
13 15 Mason Mingus 166 Running 0 31 0
14 02 Tyler Young 165 Running 0 30 0
15 4 Erik Jones # 165 Running 68 30 1
16 07 Ray Black Jr. # 164 Running 1 29 1
17 63 Tyler Tanner 164 Running 5 28 1
18 08 Korbin Forrester # 160 Running 0 26 0
19 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 157 Running 0 25 0
20 1 Ryan Ellis 152 Running 0 24 0
21 17 Timothy Peters 147 Engine 5 24 1
22 33 Brandon Jones # 127 Running 0 22 0
23 94 Timmy Hill 49 Engine 0 21 0
24 74 Jordon Anderson 47 Engine 0 20 0
25 6 Norm Benning 23 Clutch 0 19 0
26 36 Justin Jennings 12 Electrical 0 18 0
27 45 BJ McLeod (i) 10 Electrical 0 0 0
28 50 Donnie Neuenberger 8 Engine 0 16 0
29 03 Michael Affarano (i) 6 Vibration 0 0 0
30 0 Adam Edwards 5 Rear Gear 0 14 0

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Standing 
After Race 7 at Texas Motor Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 88 Matt Crafton 305 Leader 7 3 6 7 0
2 19 Tyler Reddick 280 -25 7 2 5 5 0
3 4 Erik Jones # 273 -32 7 0 4 5 0
4 98 Johnny Sauter 257 -48 7 0 3 6 0
5 05 John Wes Townley 227 -78 7 0 1 3 1
6 13 Cameron Hayley # 215 -90 7 0 1 2 1
7 14 Daniel Hemric # 211 -94 7 0 1 3 1
8 23 Spencer Gallagher # 209 -96 7 0 0 1 0
9 17 Timothy Peters 207 -98 7 0 1 3 3
10 54 Justin Boston # 205 -100 7 0 0 4 2
11 11 Ben Kennedy 201 -104 7 0 1 3 2
12 07 Ray Black Jr. # 197 -108 7 0 1 1 1
13 02 Tyler Young 189 -116 7 0 0 1 1
14 08 Korbin Forrester # 167 -138 7 0 0 0 2
15 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 151 -154 7 0 0 0 1
16 15 Mason Mingus 138 -167 6 0 0 1 3
17 33 Brandon Jones # 132 -173 5 0 0 1 1
18 8 Joe Nemechek 129 -176 4 0 0 2 0
19 6 Norm Benning 128 -177 7 0 0 0 6
20 25 Matt Tifft 111 -194 4 0 0 2 2
21 94 Travis Kvapil 101 -204 5 0 0 0 3
22 29 Austin Theriault 100 -205 3 0 2 2 0
23 31 James Buescher 100 -205 3 0 0 2 0
24 63 Tyler Tanner 93 -212 4 0 0 0 1
25 74 Jordan Anderson 88 -217 4 0 0 0 1
26 99 Bryan Silas 73 -232 3 0 0 1 1
27 75 Caleb Holman 70 -235 3 0 0 0 0
28 1 Ryan Ellis 68 -237 4 0 0 0 2
29 94 Wendell Chavous 67 -238 3 0 0 0 1
30 00 Cole Custer 62 -243 2 0 0 0 0
31 36 Justin Jennings 51 -254 4 0 0 0 4
32 94 Timmy Hill 50 -255 2 0 0 0 1
33 45 BJ McLeod 46 -259 4 0 0 0 4
34 86 Brandon Brown 45 -260 2 0 0 0 1
35 8 John H. Nemechek # 37 -268 2 0 0 0 1
36 50 Cody Ware # 31 -274 2 0 0 0 2
37 1 Donnie Neuenberger 29 -276 2 0 0 0 2
38 82 Austin Hill 28 -277 2 0 0 0 1
39 7 Gray Gaulding 27 -278 1 0 0 0 0
40 63 Garrett Smithley 26 -279 1 0 0 0 0
41 74 Timothy Viens 21 -284 1 0 0 0 1
42 35 Tommy Regan 19 -286 1 0 0 0 0
43 63 Jake Griffin 18 -287 1 0 0 0 1
44 40 Todd Peck 17 -288 1 0 0 0 1
45 97 Jeese Little 14 -291 1 0 0 0 1
46 0 Adam Edwards 14 -291 1 0 0 0 1
47 0 Caleb Roark 12 -293 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Owner Standing 
After Race 7 at Texas Motor Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Rhonda Thorson 88 3 175 Leader 6
2 Brad Keselowski 19 2 158 -17 6
3 Kyle Busch 4 0 157 -18 6
4 Kyle Busch 51 0 154 -21 6
5 Brad Keselowski 29 1 153 -22 6
6 Mike Curb 98 0 139 -36 6
7 Maurice Gallagher 33 0 136 -39 6
8 Tony Townley 05 0 123 -52 6
9 Tom Deloach 17 0 122 -53 6
10 Duke Thorson 13 0 121 -54 6
11 Maurice Gallagher 23 0 119 -56 6
12 Bob Newberry 14 0 116 -59 6
13 Sidney Mauldin 8 0 114 -61 6
14 Bobby Dotter 07 0 112 -63 6
15 Bob Newberry 31 0 111 -64 5
16 Kyle Busch 54 0 109 -66 6
17 Tom Deloach 11 0 101 -74 6
18 Randy Young 02 0 99 -76 6
19 Ken Smith 08 0 99 -76 6
20 Jennifer Jo Cobb 10 0 89 -86 6
21 Jay Robinson 94 0 79 -96 6
22 Michael Mittler 63 0 77 -98 6
23 Tracy Lowe 1 0 75 -100 6
24 Norm Benning 6 0 74 -101 6
25 Billy Boat 115 0 73 -102 6
26 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 00 1 73 -102 3
27 Mark Beaver 50 0 66 -109 6
28 Mike Harmon 74 0 53 -122 6
29 William Venturini 125 0 50 -125 3
30 Chris Baluch 99 0 50 -125 3
31 Ricky Benton 92 0 47 -128 3
32 Charles Henderson 175 0 33 -142 3
33 BJ McLeod 245 0 31 -144 3
34 Jerry Brown 186 0 31 -144 3
35 Susan Bates 39 0 29 -146 1
36 Bob Newberry 20 0 28 -147 1
37 Kevin Cywinski 35 0 27 -148 2
38 Beverly Mittler 136 0 17 -158 3
39 John Corr 182 0 17 -158 2
40 Jim Rosenblum 28 0 16 -159 1
41 Tom Deloach 7 0 15 -160 1
42 Michael Peck 40 0 12 -163 1
43 Jasin Little 297 0 0 -175 1
44 Kenneth Grimes 0 0 0 -175 1
45 Chris Fontaine 184 0 0 -175 1
46 Michael Affarano 03 0 0 -175 1
47 Charles Buchanan 187 0 0 -175 1
48 Clay Greenfield 68 0 0 -175 1
49 William Martel 159 0 0 -175 1

 

2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 7 at Texas Motor Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 3 314 Leader
2 Ford 3 294 -20
3 Chevrolet 1 291 -23
4 Ram 0 0 -314

 

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Track initials ‘D.I.S.’ translate once again to W-I-N for Tyler Reddick in Trucks race at Dover

CGNmUIzWcAAdnBAAfter starting fourth in Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Lucas Oil 200, Tyler Reddick tamed “the Monster Mile” at Dover International Speedway, as he finishes ahead of Daniel Suarez (by 1.255 seconds) for the victory.

Reddick, who won the 2015 NCWTS season opener at Daytona, received his second series victory and fifth top-10 finish of the season, his second series career victory and his first series victory at Dover.

Following Reddick and Suarez to the drop of the checkered flag were series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contenders, Erik Jones and Daniel Hemric finishing third and fourth respectively, and the current points leader Matt Crafton finished fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 finishing positions were Ben Kennedy taking sixth, pole-sitter Ryan Blaney seventh, RORY contender Brandon Jones eighth, Johnny Sauter ninth and Tyler Young bringing home 10th-place.

With his fifth-place finish, Matt Crafton leaves Dover with a 11-point lead over today’s winner, Tyler Reddick.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 102.990 MPH
Time of Race: 1 Hrs, 56 Mins, 31 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 1.255 Seconds
Lead Changes: 15 among 8 drivers
Cautions: 8 for 41 laps

Next Up: The WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday, June 5th, with an approximate starting time of 9:20 p,m. (ET) and television coverage provided by FOX Sports 1.

Lucas Oil 200 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 19 Tyler Reddick 200 Running 40 47 4
2 51 Daniel Suarez (i) 200 Running 0 0 0
3 4 Erik Jones # 200 Running 50 42 1
4 14 Daniel Hemric # 200 Running 0 40 0
5 88 Matt Crafton 200 Running 3 40 1
6 11 Ben Kennedy 200 Running 0 38 0
7 29 Ryan Blaney (i) 200 Running 33 0 0
8 33 Brandon Jones # 200 Running 0 36 0
9 98 Johnny Sauter 200 Running 0 35 0
10 02 Tyler Young 199 Running 0 34 0
11 07 Ray Black Jr. # 199 Running 1 34 1
12 23 Spencer Gallagher # 199 Running 0 32 0
13 00 Cole Custer 198 Running 67 33 2
14 86 Brandon Brown 196 Running 0 30 0
15 94 Timmy Hill 195 Running 0 29 0
16 82 Austin Hill 192 Running 0 28 0
17 08 Korbin Forrester # 190 Running 0 27 0
18 05 John Wes Townley 178 Running 0 26 0
19 50 Travis Kvapil 178 Running 0 25 0
20 13 Cameron Hayley # 137 Running 1 25 1
21 17 Timothy Peters 136 Accident 5 24 1
22 8 John H. Nemechek # 136 Running 0 22 0
23 74 Tim Viens 127 Rear End 0 21 0
24 1 Ryan Ellis (i) 90 Accident 0 20 0
25 54 Justin Boston # 65 Accident 0 19 0
26 6 Norm Benning 61 Suspension 0 18 0
27 45 BJ McLeod 56 Ignition 0 17 0
28 63 Justin Jennings 33 Accident 0 16 0
29 15 Mason Mingus 32 Accident 0 15 0
30 97 Jesse Little 32 Accident 0 14 0
31 36 Justin Jennings 15 Vibration 0 13 0
32 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 12 Accident 0 12 0

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kasey Kahne wins Truck pole, could it be start of a weekend sweep?

18249_10152720135700947_6421009874027358746_nKasey Kahne, with a qualifying lap speed of 181.342 MPH, captured the NASCAR Camping Word Truck Series (NCWTS) pole for tonight’s North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS).

This was Kahne’s first series pole of the 2015 season, his series career pole and his first series pole at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Starting on the outside pole to start second with a qualifying lap speed of 181.008 MPH, will be series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Erik Jones; followed by Matt Tifft (180.511 MPH) starting third, Brad Keselowski (180.499) fourth and ROTY candidate Daniel Hemric (180.270) starts fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be Scott Lagasse Jr. (180.192 MPH) starting sixth, Tyler Reddick (179.253) seventh, ROTY candidate Ray Black Jr. (178.589) eighth, Matt Crafton (177.760) ninth and Ben Kennedy (176.927) claiming the 10th starting spot. Failing to make the 32-truck starting lineup were Todd Peck, Brandon Brown and Ryan Ellis.

The 13th annual North Carolina Education Lottery 200 is scheduled to get underway tonight at approximately 8:50 p.m. (ET), with television coverage provided by FOX Sports 1.

North Carolina Education Lottery 200 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Gap # Laps
1 51 Matt Tifft 30.140 29.960 29.778 Leader 3
2 19 Tyler Reddick 29.881 29.963 29.833 -0.055 6
3 4 Erik Jones # 29.973 30.047 29.915 -0.082 3
4 29 Brad Keselowski (i) 30.321 30.100 29.917 -0.002 4
5 14 Daniel Hemric # 30.421 30.169 29.955 -0.038 4
6 05 John Wes Townley 30.171 30.245 29.968 -0.013 4
7 31 Scott Lagasse Jr. 30.493 30.317 30.125 -0.157 3
8 88 Matt Crafton 30.096 30.355 30.237 -0.112 4
9 07 Ray Black Jr. # 30.516 30.375 30.378 -0.141 3
10 11 Ben Kennedy 30.306 30.405 30.521 -0.143 4
11 08 Korbin Forrester # 30.936 31.344 30.525 -0.004 5
12 00 Kasey Kahne (i) 30.121 0.000 31.471 -0.946 3
Eliminated From Round 2
13 13 Cameron Hayley # 30.500 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
14 92 David Gilliland (i) 30.481 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
15 33 Brandon Jones # 30.336 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
16 8 Joe Nemechek 30.522 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 4
17 17 Timothy Peters 30.401 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
18 23 Spencer Gallagher # 30.077 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
19 98 Johnny Sauter 30.376 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
20 02 Tyler Young 30.779 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
21 15 Mason Mingus 30.620 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 3
22 54 Justin Boston # 30.210 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 2
23 63 Tyler Tanner 30.674 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 1
24 36 Justin Jennings 30.770 0.000 Eliminated 0.000 1
Eliminated From Round 1
25 45 BJ McLeod 30.965 Eliminated -0.195 2
26 75 Caleb Holman 31.025 Eliminated -0.060 4
27 74 Jordan Anderson 31.033 Eliminated -0.008 1
28 94 Wendell Chavous # 31.139 Eliminated -0.106 4
29 1 Kyle Fowler (i) 31.199 Eliminated -0.060 1
30 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 31.240 Eliminated -0.041 1
31 50 Travis Kvapil 31.403 Eliminated -0.163 4
32 6 Norm Benning 35.252 Eliminated -3.849 1
Did Not Qualify
33 86 Brandon Brown 31.086 Eliminated 4.166 7
34 28 Ryan Ellis (i) 31.458 Eliminated -0.372 3
35 40 Todd Peck 31.499 Eliminated -0.041 2

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series