Bristol Truck Race Moved To Thursday Night, To Air on FOX

Bristol Motor Speedway and NASCAR jointly announced Tuesday that its August triple-header will move to a three-day show, with NASCAR national series races each night from Thursday to Saturday. The Tennessee track will now host the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and Whelen Modified Tour races on Thursday, Aug. 16 (originally Wednesday, Aug. 15), followed by the Xfinity Series race Friday night and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on Saturday night. The Camping World Truck race will air on FOX, while the Xfinity Series and Monster Energy Series races…

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Gragson To Make XFINITY Series Debut In Richmond

Joe Gibbs Racing announced on Thursday that Noah Gragson will make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut in the No. 18 Toyota for three consecutive races starting at Richmond Raceway on April 20, 2018. Gragson will be behind the wheel of the car for the Toyota Care 250 at Richmond Raceway, Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway and the OneMain Financial 200 at Dover International Speedway. Gragson has experience at all three tracks between both the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series  and the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East. Switch has been…

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10 Of The Top 12 Truck Series Finishes At Martinsville 25 Years of Age Or Younger

MARTINSVILLE, VA – NASCAR has been promoting their new found youth movement. That’s not a secret. Anywhere you turn, there’s a promotion going on for one of their young, bright stars. You can’t blame them either. With sagging TV ratings and at track attendance, they’re turning their focus on this new wave of phenoms and hoping they can attract a new yet younger fan base. Well, they have an even better problem on their hands, there’s even more younger talent that’s still coming up through the ranks. With so much young…

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Kyle Benjamin Earns A Ton Of Respect In Runner-Up Finish on Monday In Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, VA – It was an impressive Martinsville debut for young NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Kyle Benjamin. The Toyota developmental driver was making his first start on the Martinsville (VA) Speedway and here he was finishing second in his No. 54 Toyota. It was a good as it gets. Benjamin, 20, has raced in a little bit of everything while coming up through the ranks. Last year, he made five NASCAR XFINITY Series starts with Joe Gibbs Racing. He returned to the team to race for them in Atlanta…

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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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Nemechek Wins Snow Delayed Truck Series Race In Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, VA – Rainy and snowy conditions stopped the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday afternoon after just 23 laps. With Sunday being completely snowed out, the race was resumed nearly 48 hours later on Monday. Despite the delay, the race didn’t disappoint. John Hunter Nemechek cruised to his sixth career Truck Series victory in the snow delayed Alpha Energy Resources 250 on the Martinsville (VA) Speedway. Nemechek, led the final 31 laps en route to his fourth top three finish in his last six starts on the .526-mile…

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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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Virginia Youngsters Hoping To Perform On High Level In Front Of Home Fans This Weekend in Martinsville

Virginia has always a rich history of race car drivers. In fact, several big stars in the NASCAR world have hailed from the state. Now, there’s two more youngsters that will be racing in Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the Martinsville (VA) Speedway that are hoping to be next in line. Both are looking for success in front of their home fans. This weekend, Virginia natives Myatt Snider and Harrison Burton will pilot two very good Trucks in Saturday’s Alpha Energy Resources 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR…

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Gragson Returns To Martinsville, The Site Of His 1st and Only Current Truck Series Victory

Last Fall, Noah Gragson piloted his No. 18 Toyota to victory lane for the first time of his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series career. He did so in thrilling fashion at the Martinsville (VA) Speedway. But, it wasn’t an easy win by any stretch of the imagination. In order to get that victory, he had to pass veteran Matt Crafton on the outside of a late race restart, then hold off another veteran in Johnny Sauter to take the checkered flag first. Now, after the last two weekends off, the…

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