Late Race Cautions Allow Austin Cindric To Advance To Championship 4, Rhodes Crashes Out

Avondale, AZ – We all knew that entering Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Phoenix Raceway that the battle for the fourth and final spot that advances to the Championship 4 at the Homestead-Miami Speedway would be very intense. Tonight didn’t disappoint. All night, Ben Rhodes has the better truck between him and Austin Cindric. When the duo were separated by just a handful of points heading into this weekend’s cutoff race, it was likely shaping up to see the ThorSport driver advancing past…

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Johnny Sauter Wins Wild Lucas Oil 150, Championship 4 Set For Homestead

Avondale, AZ – Friday night’s Lucas Oil 150 at the Phoenix Raceway was as wild as we thought it would be. With the 1.022-mile track racing like a short track, and this being the final race of the second round, what more would you expect? Johnny Sauter picked up his first career win in the desert and second straight NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory on the season en route to a surprising win for him in the last race before the Championship 4. Sauter, only led the final five laps…

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5 Favorites For Friday Night’s Lucas Oil 150 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN)

The last race of the second round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs is here. The Lucas Oil 150 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) at the Phoenix Raceway, will set the Championship 4. With Johnny Sauter’s win last weekend at Texas, he’s automatically into the final round. But, three spots remain open. Will any of the favorites be a playoff driver?

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Rhodes, Nemechek’s Misfortunes Mixed With Strong Night For Cindric Has The BKR Driver On Verge Of Championship Berth

Fort Worth, TX – We all pretty much had Johnny Sauter, Matt Crafton and Christopher Bell as three of the likely four contenders to make it to the Championship 4 weekend in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Sauter and Crafton are two of the seasoned veterans in the field and have won two of the last three Truck championships. Bell, was strong last year as a rookie and made it all the way to the final round himself. This season, he was even stronger reaching…

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Johnny Sauter Clinches Homestead Spot With Texas Victory

Fort Worth, TX – A key pass prior to short pitting on his final fuel run, were the main culprits in which helped aided Johnny Sauter to a thrilling victory in Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Texas Motor Speedway. Sauter, passed Austin Cindric just prior to bringing his No. 21 Chevrolet down pit road with 30 laps left in the penultimate race of the second round of the Truck Series playoffs, as that proved to be the pass for the win. By short pitting, he avoided…

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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Round 2 Preview and Predictions

The second round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs will kickoff this weekend at the Martinsville Speedway for the Texas Roadhouse 200 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN). The second round will consist of just one 1.5-mile track as that’s next weekend at the Texas Motor Speedway. Then, it’s onto the Phoenix Raceway for the final race of the second round. With that being said, two drivers will be eliminated once the checkered flag falls at Phoenix. Who will move on and who won’t? Here’s who I think. 

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Martinsville Hasn’t Been Too Kind To Ben Rhodes Lately

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts their second round of the playoffs this weekend in Saturday afternoon’s Texas Roadhouse 200 (1 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) at the Martinsville Speedway. Six drivers are left as the only eligible participants left to win the 2017 championship. But, one driver is more nervous this weekend about racing on the Virginia paperclip than others and that’s Ben Rhodes. The ThorSport driver enters this weekend on the heels of six top 10 finishes in his last eight starts on the season. Other than finishing 23rd at…

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