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Matt Crafton had a shot to score a breakthrough NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win at Bristol Motor Speedway in Wednesday night's 16th UNOH 200, but after a typically spectacular Bristol finish, Crafton was relieved to come home 10th.Crafton's crew chief Carl "Junior" Joiner and his crew turned a No. 88 Great Lakes Wood Floors / Menards Toyota that wasn't very good in the day's opening practice, where it ran 19th, into a Tundra that qualified sixth and ran in the top five for virtually the entire race.In the end, Crafton's aggressive run to 10th enabled him to remain the only Truck Series driver that's scored a top-10 finish in all 13 races this season. But Crafton's championship lead did shrink slightly, to 49 points over defending series champion James Buescher, who finished seventh and jumped over Jeb Burton in the standings in the process.But Crafton's finish could've easily been a lot worse, as he knew Bristol could produce."...

Crafton on top, not altogether happy

Matt Crafton, by virtually anyone's standards, is enjoying a nearly picture-perfect season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. In addition to leading the standings since the season's fourth race, the ThorSport Racing driver has a win - which came at Kansas Speedway in April - and has finished no worse than 10th in the first dozen events. The best news of all is that...

Crafton ready for whatever Bristol dishes out

Matt Crafton didn't include Bristol Motor Speedway on his recent list of NASCAR Camping World Truck Series "wild card" racetracks. But maybe he should have thought twice about the site of Wednesday night's 16th UNOH 200. Crafton's No. 88 Great Lakes Wood Floors / Menards Toyota carries a 51-point edge in the standings over NCWTS Rookie of the Year leader Jeb...

UNOH 200 from Bristol Final Practice Times

Kyle Busch led the way with a lap of 15.452 seconds in the final practice for the UNOH 200 from Bristol. Rounding out the top five was German Quiroga, Ty Dillon, Matt Crafton, and Ryan Blaney. Pos # Driver Team Time Behind 1 51 Kyle Busch ToyotaCare Toyota 15.452 Leader[...]

Bristol: Truck Series starting lineup, green flag and streaming info for UNOH 200

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will compete at Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday for the 13th race of the season. A total of 36 cars will take the green flag led by Chase Elliott who was the fast qualifier at the .533 mile track. Series point leader Matt Crafton will begin the race in the sixth position. Crafton currently is 51 points ahead of Jeb Burton in the standings...
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