MATT CRAFTON RUMORS & GOSSIP
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series has historically been known for putting on some of the best races of the season. So far this season, the trucks get credit for the best race that the NASCAR fans have gotten to witness. The clash of youth vs. experience produced a thrilling finish, with drivers making contact all the way around the tight paperclip oval.
As the race started to...
Joey Logano made a dramatic pass on a green-white-checkered restart to take the lead from Matt Crafton and Erik Jones at Martinsville Speedway to score his first career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, becoming the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's national touring series.
Crafton was second, Jones was third, followed by Johnny Sauter, Tyler Reddick, Daniel Suarez...
The last 10 laps of Saturday’s Kroger 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series were a roller-coaster ride for Joey Logano.
Leading much of Saturday’s 250-lap event, the Brad Keselowski Racing driver was caught by defending Champion Matt Crafton, and fans were treated to an epic battle between the two for the lead. The close racing, however; allowed 17-year-old JR Motorsports driver...
Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton on the final restart to capture the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway, giving Logano his first career win in the series.
Logano admitted afterward that he wanted the victory badly because he now owns victories in each of NASCAR's top three national touring series -- Sprint Cup, XFINITY and now the CWTS.
"It's special to...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn to start a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR truck race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.
The Daytona 500 champion won for the first time in the series to become the 26th driver to win in all three of NASCAR's top series.
The green-white-checker finish came after a wild near...
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Joey Logano led 106 of the first 111 laps, but has since lost the lead as Matt Crafton would take the lead just before the halfway mark. Crafton started the race 13th and carefully worked his way up through the field. Crafton won this event back in the spring.
Logano, meanwhile, is searching for his first truck victory. He commented on the radio that as they went along in the run...
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will return this weekend at the Martinsville Speedway after a month long hiatus. The Kroger 250 at the 0.526-mile oval will mark the third race of the year.
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series regulars look to continue the momentum after stealing the victory in the first two races of the brand-new season. Matt Crafton and Tyler Reddick are...
Matt Crafton, No. 88 Hormel® Pepperoni/Menards Toyota Tundra
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
Martinsville Speedway – Kroger 250
Race No. 3 of 23
2015 Driver Point Standings: 2nd (-2)
2015 Owner Point Standings: 2nd
Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner
CRAFTON EYEING ANOTHER WIN IN MARTINSVILLE
Sandusky, Ohio (March 24, 2015) - When the NASCAR Camping...
When the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) takes the green flag at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway on Saturday afternoon for the Kroger 250, it will have been exactly one month since the series last raced at Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway. It will also have been exactly one month since Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Hormel® Pepperoni/Menards Toyota Tundra, was in victory lane...
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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...