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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 News: Hattori Racing’s New Focus, Alex Tagliani to Race for Team Penske
May 6th, 2014 at 10:45 PM
There were two noteworthy stories coming out of the NASCAR Nationwide Series ranks on Tuesday. Shigeaki Hattori, the owner of Hattori Racing Enterprises, announced that his team will be running more NASCAR Nationwide Series races this season than originally expected and as a result the team will scale back the number of...

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...

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...

Motorsports 101 Debate: Who Will Win the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship?
February 5th, 2014 at 10:30 AM
The green flag will drop on the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season in 16 days when the trucks hit the track for the NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, February 21st. Motorsports 101's writers make their picks on who they think will win the championship...

Johnny Sauter Gets New Crew Chief at ThorSport Racing
January 11th, 2014 at 4:23 PM
As the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series gets ready for its Preseason Thunder testing at Daytona International Speedway on Monday and Tuesday ThorSport Racing has announced that Johnny Sauter will be working with a new crew chief for the 2014 season as Gene Wachtel comes aboard. ***PHOTO1*** Sauter worked with three different crew chiefs during...

Kyle Busch Wins Truck Series Finale at Homestead and Owner’s Title; Matt Crafton Claims Driver’s Championship
November 16th, 2013 at 12:07 AM
It was a wild night at Homestead-Miami Speedway and a fitting end to the 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. Kyle Busch held off all challenges during three green-white-checkered restarts to win the Ford EcoBoost 200 and also end in an owner's points tie in his No. 51 truck...

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Full of News Heading into Season Finale at Homestead
November 15th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Matt Crafton only needs to take the green flag tonight at Homestead-Miami Speedway to win the 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship. On Thursday it was learned that he will be back to defend his championship with the same team. Both Crafton and Menards have signed contract extensions with ThorSport...

Ty Dillon Wins WinStar World Casino 350K at Texas Motor Speedway
November 1st, 2013 at 11:17 PM
Ty Dillon dominated on Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway to win the WinStar World Casino 350k NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race. He led 130 of the 147 laps in his No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet Silverado to win his second race of 2013 and third of his...

Johnny Sauter Wins Fred’s 250 at Talladega Superspeedway
October 19th, 2013 at 9:22 PM
Johnny Sauter was pushed by teammate Matt Crafton to win the fred's 250 at Talladega Superspeedway. It's Sauter's third win of the season and the ninth of his Camping World Truck Series career. Sauter thanked teammate Matt Crafton for the victory.  "That was the best illustration of teamwork ever," Sauter said in victory...

James Buescher Passes Kyle Busch Late to Win the National Guard 200 at Michigan International Speedway
August 17th, 2013 at 3:27 PM
Defending Camping World Truck Series champion James Buescher made an impressive pass on race leader Kyle Busch with four laps to go and then pulled away for the win over the final three laps at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday. It was the first broadcast of the NASCAR Camping World...

Jeb Burton Takes Pole for the National Guard 200 at Michigan International Speedway
August 17th, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Jeb Burton set a new track record for the Camping World Truck Series at Michigan International Speedway en route to sitting on the pole for today's National Guard 200. His speed was 185.759 mph for a time of 38.760 seconds. It is the fourth pole of the season and fourth...

Thorsport Racing Hires Veteran Crew Chief Dennis Conner for #98 Truck
August 7th, 2013 at 6:32 PM
Veteran crew chief Dennis Conner has been hired as crew chief for Johnny Sauter and the #98 Thorsport Racing Toyota Tundra effective immediately. Sauter's old crew chief Joe Shear Jr left the team after Iowa in July. Shear was unhappy with the direction the team was going. ***PHOTO1*** Conner brings a wealth...

Joe Shear Jr Joins Turn One Racing as Crew Chief for Dakoda Armstrong
August 5th, 2013 at 8:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Shear Jr, who left his Thorsport Racing position as crew chief for Johnny Sauter, joined Turn One Racing on Monday as crew chief for Dakoda Armstrong in the No. 60 Chevrolet. Shear, a veteran crew chief with 143 career Camping World Truck Series races under his belt, left the No. 98...

Ty Dillon Wins UNOH 225 at Kentucky Speedway for Second Truck Win
June 27th, 2013 at 11:10 PM
Ty Dillon passed Kyle Busch with 26 laps to go and went onto win the UNOH 225 Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway on Thursday night. The win is the first of 2013 for the 21-year old and the second of his Truck Series career. ***PHOTO1*** Dillon's Richard Childress Racing...

Johnny Sauter Wins WinStar World Casino 400k Pole
June 6th, 2013 at 10:33 PM
On Thursday night, Johnny Sauter won the pole for Friday night's WinStar World Casino 400k NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. The pole was the fifth of Sauter's Truck Series career and his first in the 2013 season. ***PHOTO1*** Sauter's No. 98 Carolina Nut Company ThorSport Racing Toyota was the only truck...

Kyle Busch Rallies to Win the NC Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
May 17th, 2013 at 11:16 PM
It was an intense night of racing for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Charlotte Motor Speedway and in the end Kyle Busch rallied from a pit road penalty to win the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. It was Busch's fifth Truck Series win at Charlotte, 31st overall of his...

Matt Kenseth and Joe Gibbs Racing Slammed with Penalties for Kansas Infractions; Johnny Sauter Loses Points Lead
April 24th, 2013 at 7:22 PM
Wednesday was penalty day in NASCAR and two teams felt the wrath of NASCAR's iron fist of justice. None more than Matt Kenseth and the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 20 team. Johnny Sauter also fell from the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points lead after his team was penalized. ***PHOTO1*** Kenseth won...

Kyle Larson Wins North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at the Rock Presented by Cheerwine
April 14th, 2013 at 5:31 PM
Kyle Larson won his first career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Rockingham Speedway on Sunday after a dominating performance in his #32 Autism Speaks Chevrolet for Turner Scott Motorsports. Larson led 187 of the races' 205 laps but it wasn't easy for the 20 year old after he...