Found July 16, 2013 on Start 'N' Park Blog: Yardbarker Blogger Network
NEWTON, Iowa — Matt Crafton dodged a couple bullets in his No. 88 Ideal Door / Menards Toyota Saturday night at Iowa Speedway but in the end the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series point leader was smiling on pit road after he finished sixth in the American Ethanol 200 presented by Enogen. Crafton kept a couple significant career streaks going in his ongoing record 303rd consecutive Truck Series start, namely notching his ninth consecutive top-10 finish this season, remaining the only NCWTS driver to do so and also notching his sixth top-10 in as many series starts at Iowa. When ThorSport Racing teammate Johnny Sauter finished 11th Crafton became the only series driver to hold that distinction as well. But the most significant event probably occurred on lap 121 of 200, when rookie of the year leader Jeb Burton — who came to Iowa just 22 points behind Crafton in the standings — spun coming off Turn 2 while running sixth, a few spots in front of Crafton, bringing out the third of five c...
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