MATT CRAFTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Matt Crafton won his second straight NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship on Friday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Crafton won a career high two races this season in beating out Ryan Blaney for the series championship by 21 points.
WINNER: Wallace Jr. wins at Homestead, full results
Camping World Truck Series Points after Homestead
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — With everything on the line for the final time of the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season, points leader Matt Crafton led the way through the first practice session with a lap of 32.388 seconds (166.728 mph). Rounding out the top-five speeds at Homestead-Miami Speedway was Tyler Reddick, Ryan Blaney, Johnny Sauter and German Quiroga.
FORT WORTH, Tex. Friday night under the lights at the Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) for the WinStar Casino & Resort 350 Matt Crafton started third in his Goof Off/Menards No. 88 Toyota.
After a caution on lap 22 for Norm Benning, all of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) drivers were on pit road and it was Crafton that came out first.
However, Crafton wasnt able...
FORT WORTH, Tex. — Matt Crafton utilized robot-esque consistency last season to capture his first-ever NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship, but ultimately ‘points racing’ is what led to his ThorSport Racing team missing out on the owner’s championship. With his first set of championship hardware already on the mantle, Crafton has taken a completely different approach...
Reigning NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion Matt Crafton found himself Thursdaymorning surrounded by more than 500 fellow defending champions.
Crafton made a special visit to Roanoke Elementary to present the Rangers with their 2013-14 Speeding To Read replicachampionship trophy as well as celebrate the Northwest ISD school being the Turn 1 leaders in this year's competition...
Matt Crafton will leave Martinsville Speedway as the leader of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series point standings.
The driver of the No. 98 Toyota has a 18 point lead over second place Ryan Blaney.
Crafton entered Saturday’s race with 16 point lead over Blaney.
Up next for the truck series is Texas Motor Speedway next weekend.
Camping World Truck Series Point Standings
Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Fisher Nuts/Menards Toyota Tundra entered Saturday afternoon's fred's 250 at Talladega Superspeedway with a 19 point lead in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) driver point standings. Although the defending champion endured an up and down kind of day, the ThorSport Racing driver left the "wild card race" with a 14th-place finish and an...
LOUDON N.H. — The driver that stole the show on Saturday afternoon at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway was the 16-year-old who led an outstanding 148 laps and won from pole. That 16-year-old would be Cole Custer who looked to be the only driver to deny Matt Crafton an impressive come from the back victory in the UNOH 175.
The trouble for the defending NASCAR Camping World Truck...
Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Splash-FVP/Menards Toyota Tundra, had a lot to gain from a solid run in Saturday's rain-delayed Lucas Oil 225 at Chicagoland Speedway. Entering the 15th race on the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) schedule, the ThorSport Racing driver was second in the 2014 driver point standings, a mere seven points behind first-place. Following...
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SANDUSKY, Ohio (June 4, 2014) — Matt Crafton’s run well enough at Texas Motor Speedway that he has every reason to believe he could end up blasting some six-shooters in Victory Lane next to his No. 88 Slim Jim / Menards Toyota Tundra after Friday night’s 18th annual WinStar World Casino & Resort 400.
Crafton, who suffered a jarring crash at Dover last weekend that ended...