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Kyle Busch Motorsports Penalized After Kentucky Speedway Truck Series Win
July 1st, 2014 at 7:50 PM
On Thursday night last week Kyle Busch won his fifth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race of the 2014 season in as many starts when he took the checkered flag in the UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway. However, in post-race inspection Kyle Busch's No. 51 Toyota Tundra was found to...

Corey LaJoie to Make NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut Thursday at Kentucky
June 24th, 2014 at 12:24 PM
Thursday night will mark the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut for 22-year-old Corey LaJoie when he gets behind the wheel of the No. 92 Ford for Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises. BTS Tire and Wheel Distributors/Tim Cooksey Oil Company/Goodyear FleetHQ will serve as sponsors on the truck for the UNOH 225 at Kentucky...

Erik Jones Will Make NASCAR Nationwide Series Debut at Chicagoland Speedway
June 19th, 2014 at 8:45 PM
On Thursday 18-year-old Erik Jones announced that he will be driving three NASCAR Nationwide Series races for Joe Gibbs Racing in the 2014 season in the No. 20 Toyota. His debut race will be at Chicagoland Speedway on July 19th. He will also race at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 22nd...

Minor Format Changes Made to NASCAR’s Only Dirt Track Race
June 3rd, 2014 at 12:06 PM
The 1-800-CarCash Mudsummer Classic NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Eldora Speedway is scheduled for July 23rd and NASCAR has only made minor tweaks to the format since last season's inaugural event was such a success. ***PHOTO1*** The special dirt track format will still include the popular qualifying heat races which will...

Estes Express Lines Comes on Board Allowing Jeb Burton to Run Full Truck Series Schedule
May 28th, 2014 at 10:19 AM
On Tuesday ThorSport Racing announced that Jeb Burton will run the full 22-race NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule in the team's No. 13 truck with the backing of Estes Express Lines. Burton was on a race-by-race deal during the first four outings of the season with the team. The sponsorship deal...

Red Horse Racing Shuts Down Brian Ickler’s Truck Ride Due to Lack of Funding
May 20th, 2014 at 7:34 PM
On Tuesday Red Horse Racing announced that they have shut down the No. 7 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team that Brian Ickler drove the first four races of the 2014 season for. Lack of funding was the primary reason for the shutdown since Bullet Liner, the sponsor that was...

Kyle Busch Wins Pole for North Carolina Education Lottery 200 with New Track Record
May 16th, 2014 at 7:10 PM
Kyle Busch used the best strategy in the third and final round of knock out qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday evening to win the pole for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. Busch went off pit road as the 12th truck...

NASCAR Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series News: Ryan Ellis and Jeb Burton
May 13th, 2014 at 12:52 PM
On Monday it was learned that Rick Ware Racing will have Ryan Ellis drive for the team in a large number of the remaining NASCAR Nationwide Series races this season. His first race with the team will be Sunday's Pioneer Hi-Bred 250 at Iowa Speedway when he will be behind...

John Wes Townley Adds NASCAR Nationwide Series Races to Already Busy Schedule
May 7th, 2014 at 7:44 PM
On Wednesday Athenian Motorsports announced that they will run John Wes Townley in 12 more NASCAR Nationwide Series races in 2014 after the team and Townley made their 2014 series debut at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday. The news just goes to show what having a sponsor committed to a driver can...

Tayler Malsam Will Drive 12 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Races for Turner Scott Motorsports
May 6th, 2014 at 12:44 PM
It was rumored before the 2014 season even started in Daytona back in February but on Monday it became official that Tayler Malsam will drive for Turner Scott Motorsports in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The 25-year-old Malsam will compete in 12 races in the No. 32 truck sponsored by...

Nelson Piquet Jr Will Drive the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross Season
April 22nd, 2014 at 7:58 PM
After not finding a ride in NASCAR Nelson Piquet Jr will compete in the Red Bull Rallycross season for the newly-formed SH Racing Rallycross team. He will drive the No. 07 Ford Fiesta ST, a factory Ford car constructed by OMSE. ***PHOTO1*** The 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross season is a total...

Three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Teams Hit with Post-Race Penalty
April 1st, 2014 at 8:24 PM
Following Sunday's Kroger 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway NASCAR confiscated suspension parts from three trucks for further evaluation. On Tuesday those three teams were hit with penalties. ***PHOTO1*** The No. 54 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota of Darrell Wallce Jr that finished second, the No. 31 Turner Scott...

Timothy Peters’ Frustrating Race Ends with Damaged Truck in Feud with Teammate
March 31st, 2014 at 8:46 PM
Timothy Peters led six different times for a total of 49 laps during Sunday's rain delayed Kroger 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway. He looked to have a truck worthy of winning but typical short-track racing cost him a chance at his eighth career victory. All the...

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway Postponed Due to Rain
March 29th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway never got started due to rain and has been postponed to Sunday at approximately 5:30 p.m. ET following the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500. ***PHOTO1*** At about 4:15 p.m. ET Saturday NASCAR officials officially postponed the Kroger 250. The race was...

Seven Drivers Will Try to Make Their NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut at Martinsville
March 25th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
Youth will overrun the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. Seven drivers will attempt to start their first Truck Series race in Saturday's Kroger 250. ***PHOTO1*** Cole Custer, 16, will attempt to qualify in a No. 00 Haas Automation Chevrolet. Custer's father is an executive at Stewart-Haas Racing...

Ray Black Jr to Race Limited Schedule for SS Green Light Racing
March 11th, 2014 at 8:22 PM
SS Green Light Racing has signed Ray Black Jr to drive at least six NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races for the team during the 2014 season. His NASCAR debut will come on March 29th when the Truck Series heads to Martinsville Speedway for the Kroger 200. ***PHOTO1*** Black currently drives super...

Matt Crafton to Make NASCAR Nationwide Series Start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
March 4th, 2014 at 8:51 PM
The 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion Matt Crafton also impressed in three NASCAR Nationwide Series starts last season and will make his first NNS start of 2014 this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Crafton will drive the No. 33 Trackett Flooring/Menards Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing in the...

NASCAR’s Penalty on James Buescher in Daytona’s Nationwide Series Race was Poor
February 25th, 2014 at 8:11 PM
NASCAR had a really good opening to its season with exciting Budweiser Duel races, a really close finish in the Camping World Truck Series race, an even closer finish in the Nationwide Series race, and also a very exciting Daytona 500 even if it did take 10 hours. The low...

Kyle Busch’s Great Move Beats Timothy Peters to Win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Opener at Daytona
February 21st, 2014 at 11:55 PM
The NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway Friday night was a terrific race with a fantastic finish where Kyle Busch timed a pass at the line beautifully to barely edge out Timothy Peters for the win by 0.017 seconds. ***PHOTO1***Peters used a very strong...

Ron Hornaday Jr Will Drive for Turner Scott Motorsports in the Daytona Truck Series Race
February 14th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
On Friday Turner Scott Motorsports announced that 55-year-old Ron Hornaday Jr will drive the teams No. 30 Chevrolet in the NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway next Friday. Rheem Comfort Products will sponsor the truck. ***PHOTO1*** Hornaday is the all-time Truck Series wins leader...