Found April 04, 2013 on Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News: Yardbarker Blogger Network
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Johnny Sauter led the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series standings for 10 weeks in 2011 before finishing second to Austin Dillon, so more than anyone at ThorSport Racing Sauter knows the value of momentum.   It's why the Wisconsin native is stoked to arrive at Martinsville Speedway for Saturday's Kroger 250 with the series' points lead -- by six over multiple champion Ron Hornaday Jr. -- six weeks after Sauter won the Daytona season opener in ThorSport's No. 98 Carolina Nut Co. / Curb Records Toyota.   The fact Sauter won this race in 2011, bumping Sprint Cup superstar Kyle Busch out of the way in the process to do it, only emphasizes what NASCAR's smallest track can mean for Sauter's season.   "Martinsville is a place that we've won before and ultimately a place we need to go and capitalize," Sauter said. "We need to put our best effort forth and try to not only win the race but hopefully extend the points lead.   "Like any race, a lot...
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