Friesen, Crafton Come From The Back For Top 3 Finishes But Rhodes’ Win Derails What Was A Good Night

SPARTA, KY – Stewart Friesen and Matt Crafton desperately needed the top three finishes that they came away with in Thursday night’s Buckle Up in Your Truck 225. See, both were among several NASCAR Camping World Truck Series drivers battling for at the time, the four final wildcard spots in this year’s playoff field. Crafton, hadn’t had a top five finish in his last three starts. In fact, two of those saw him finish 20th or worse. Friesen, well he had two straight finishes of 13th or worse. To make matters…

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Crafton Looking To Get Out Of Slump At Track He’s Typically Struggled At

Since the early portion of the 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season and up until this point, Matt Crafton has had some frustrating races. See, Crafton has 14 career Truck Series victories in 416 career starts. He also has landed inside the top 10 in 246 of those races. But, among his last 49 starts, Crafton has just one trip to victory lane. To further this point, that win came last July in Eldora, a dirt track. Crafton, was never known as a dirt racer but he added an…

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Gragson Crashes While Trying To Win, Sauter Prevails In Friday’s JEGS 200 at Dover

Luckily, Gragson will be racing in Saturday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the Dover International Speedway. He needs to quickly get back in a race car with how Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race ended for him. Johnny Sauter cruised to his second straight victory at the Monster Mile on Friday when he held off Matt Crafton in overtime to win his 19th career Truck Series race and second of the 2018 season. It was his fourth top three finish in the first five races of the year…

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Top 3 Drivers In Monday’s Snow Delayed Truck Series Race in Martinsville Falter In Closing Laps

MARTINSVILLE, VA – For most of Monday’s snow delayed NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Martinsville (VA) Speedway, it looked like the victory in the Alpha Energy Resources 250 would be either Ben Rhodes, Matt Crafton or Johnny Sauter. Rhodes, led the opening 25 laps and 72 of the first 76 laps, but a bad pit stop in the final stage ruined his chances of winning a brand new Grandfather clock. In fact, Rhodes was untouchable in winning the first two stages of Monday’s race and having the Truck…

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s Alpha Energy Resources 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

MARTINSVILLE, Va – As of now, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Martinsville (VA) Speedway is scheduled to run on Saturday afternoon. That’s as of now. Whenever we run the Alpha Energy Resources 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), here are the top five favorites to watch. 

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Crafton Eyeing Redemption Saturday in Martinsville

After two weekends off, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series gets back to action with this weekend’s Alpha Energy Resources 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Martinsville (VA) Speedway. After how his last race of the season ended three weeks ago in Vegas, and how is last race at Martinsville ended last Fall, Matt Crafton is eyeing redemption in Saturday’s race. Crafton, a two-time Martinsville Speedway winner, was on the fast track to his third Grandfather Clock in the series last stop at the “Paperclip” (October 2017). A…

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5 Favorites For Friday Night’s Stratosphere 200 (9 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) in Las Vegas

For the first time in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series history, the drivers will be heading to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway during the Spring months. The first 21 races that the series has been coming to the 1.5-mile track, they’ve all been run in the Fall. In fact, the series has been embarking on the Nevada desert every year with the exception of one (2000) since 1996. Friday night’s Stratosphere 200 (9 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) will make history. So, who will win it?

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s Active Pest Control 200 (4:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

HAMPTON, GA – In the one and only doubleheader of the NASCAR season, the NASCAR XFINITY Series and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’ will share the limelight on Saturday at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. The XFINITY Series drivers will race at 2 p.m. ET followed by the Truck Series race 30 minutes after the completion of the Rinnai 250. As far as drivers to watch for Saturday’s Active Pest Control 200 (4:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), there were two practice sessions on Friday to give us a look. Here’s who…

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Crafton Hoping To Win At His Favorite Track, Atlanta, With “Tom Brady”

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will get back to action this weekend at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. Last Friday night was the season opening race at the Daytona International Speedway. This week, they will take to the 1.54-mile Georgia track in Saturday’s Active Pest Control 400 (4:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). For one driver, Atlanta is his favorite track on the schedule and he’s hoping to come away with a much better result than last weekend’s finish. Matt Crafton will hope to take his No. 88 Ford to victory…

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Chase Briscoe Earns 1st Career Victory, Sends Brad Keselowski Racing Out With Win

Homestead, Fla – While it wasn’t the perfect ending for Brad Keselowski Racing, it was still a proper send off for the team. In August, BKR announced that they’d be leaving NASCAR upon the completion of the 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. Despite that, they still put both drivers in the playoffs. The organization showed no quit amid uncertain futures. Rookie Austin Cindric wound up in the Championship 4 with a shot at the season championship on Friday night at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. He’d finish fifth in his No.…

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