5 things you need to know about this week's races at TMS, including caution clock for trucks, why IndyCar qualifying will be interesting
Five things to know about race week at Texas Motor Speedway: 1. The champ Matt Crafton, the season champion in 2013-14, comes into the NASCAR Camping World trucks Rattlesnake 400 on Friday night having won the last two races. It marks the first time in Crafton's 17 seasons in the trucks that he has won two consecutive races."It's very sweep to say we've gone back to back," Crafton...
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Matt Crafton won the rain-delayed N.C. Education Lottery 200 Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, giving him back-to-back wins in the Camping World Truck Series for the first time in the two-time series champion's career.The race, originally scheduled for Friday night, was delayed until Saturday afternoon by rain -- and Crafton's No. 88 truck ended up being the one the rest of the...
Matt Crafton scores his second consecutive Truck series win.
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Matt Crafton wins consecutive races for the first time in his Camping World Truck Series career.
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HHP/Rusty Jarrett Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 October 24, 2015 Heading into the race weekend at Talladega, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship points race was a close affair between Erik Jones, Matt Crafton, and Tyler Reddick, but for one of the contenders, the wild card nature of racing at Talladega would prove to be detrimental to his championship...
Credit: Jennifer Coleman/NKP Posted By: Brian Eberly – Follow at @beberly18 September 29, 2015 The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series heads to ‘Sin City’ this weekend for the Rhino Linings 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Matt Crafton has 14 starts at the 1.5-mile track, the most of any driver in the series, but has yet to visit victory lane. Statistically, the veteran Crafton...
Continuing his trend of being consistent on a week-to-week basis, Matt Crafton has once again put himself in championship contention for the third straight season. The ThorSport Racing driver has won the championship the previous two years, and will look to close the gap on a third this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. “Racing at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park is a lot...
Battle Round Michigan: Truex’s season, snapping the next winless streak and Crafton’s Championship hopes
HHP/Harold Hinson Submitted by Matt Lovisa (follow on Twitter) Contributions by MRD Staff Writers June 10, 2015 HHP/Andrew Coppley Question 1: In recent memory, there has not been a win as popular in the NASCAR garage as Martin Truex Jr.’s win at Pocono on Sunday. What does this victory mean for Truex Jr.’s season and career? Kyle Brandt: It has been a long time coming. Obviously...
As the top three drivers started running out of fuel, Matt Crafton was able to keep enough fuel in his No. 88 Menards Toyota and outlast the field to score the victory in the Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway on Friday night. It allows Crafton to stretch out his points lead to 17 points over Tyler Reddick. “He told me we couldn’t make it,” Crafton said. “Then I saw the...
When it came time for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series to qualify on Saturday morning, Matt Crafton was almost late. His crew chief Junior Joiner texted him and asked, “Are you going to qualify today?” Jokingly, Crafton responded, “No, we’re going to start in the back and put on a show”. Crafton would make it to the truck in time, but he didn’t have the session that...
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