KBM Duo Could Knock One Of The ThorSport Drivers Thursday Night At Bristol

The final race of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series regular season is up as Thursday night’s UNOH 200 (8:30 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) at the Bristol Motor Speedway will set the eight drivers field for the 2018 playoffs. At the moment, there’s a seven driver race for the final three spots. Really, unless someone outside of the top eight of the playoff standings win Thursday night’s race on the high banked Tennessee oval, then the eight that are currently in will be locked in. Grant Enfinger (+147), Stewart Friesen…

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Briscoe To Join ThorSport Racing In 5th Truck at Eldora

Joining ThorSport Racing for the Sixth Annual NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Eldora Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway, Chase Briscoe will pilot the No. 27 Ford Performance F-150 as he looks to ace the dirt at the half-mile clay oval. Briscoe, a driver in Ford Performance’s Driver Development Program, is no stranger to dirt. Previously competing in the NCWTS for Brad Keselowski Racing (BKR), and currently competing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) and International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), Briscoe cut his teeth racing on dirt at tracks in…

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Newly 21 Year Old Ben Rhodes Hoping To Take “Jasmine” To Victory Lane in Atlanta

Ben Rhodes just had a big birthday this week. On Wednesday, the ThorSport Racing driver turned 21. Unfortunately, he got a less than stellar birthday gift this week by virtue of his crew chief getting suspended for a race and getting fined $5k as well as Rhodes and the team losing 10 points each for their car failing post race technical inspection following last weekend’s fourth place finish at Daytona. This weekend, Rhodes is hoping for a better birthday present in Atlanta. In Saturday’s Active Pest Control 200 (4:30 p.m.…

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Myatt Snider Hoping Past Atlanta Success Pays Off This Weekend

Myatt Snider is hoping this weekend’s race in Atlanta ends a whole heck of a lot better than last weekend’s at Daytona. Last Friday night, Snider was collected in the Lap 74 incident, ending his night early. But, prior to that though, Snider was running strong. He was as high as second place in his No. 13 Ford at one point of the event and came home seventh in the first stage. Now, the rookie is hoping past success at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, as well as success on the…

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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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Myatt Snider Joins ThorSport Racing for 2018 Trucks Season

Fielding the No. 13 Liberty Tax Ford F-150 for ThorSport Racing, Myatt Snider will round out a quartet of entries vying for victory as the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season kicks off at Daytona International Speedway. Previously competing in NASCAR’s Whelen All-American Series, CARS Late Model Stock Car Tour, ARCA Racing Series and part-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, the 23-year-old Charlotte, North Carolina-native has accumulated two wins, 13 top-five and 26 top-10 finishes and three pole awards, including winning his debut race in the ARCA…

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Ben Rhodes Returns To ThorSport In 2018, Changes Number Back To No. 41

Entering his third full-time season in NASCAR’s Camping World Truck Series, Louisville, Kentucky-native Ben Rhodes will return to ThorSport Racing for 2018. Continuing to build on his success, Rhodes has tallied one win, nine top-five and 20 top-10 finishes, two pole awards and led 258 laps over the past two seasons for ThorSport.   Piloting the No. 41 NCWTS entry for the team in 2018, with backing from Ford, Rhodes notes his anticipation for the upcoming season, saying “It’s great to be back this year at ThorSport Racing with Ford…

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ThorSport Racing Partners With Ford For 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Season

ThorSport Racing will partner with Ford Performance for the upcoming 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season and beyond. Racing into its 23rd year of competition, the team looks to add to its notable history with support from the manufacturer. “With 23 years in the NCWTS, we look forward to our new partnership with Ford Performance in NASCAR,” said team owner Duke Thorson. “Our pursuit of wins and championships remains at the forefront of our objectives.” “We’re excited that ThorSport Racing has decided to switch to a F-Series truck for…

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Bubba Wallace Jr’s Win at Michigan Encumbered, Enfinger Hit With Penalty Too Affecting Playoff Bubble

We all saw Bubba Wallace Jr. take his No. 99 Chevrolet to victory lane on Saturday afternoon at the Michigan International Speedway. But, on Wednesday morning, NASCAR unveiled penalties from this past weekend, and Wallace’s MDM Motorsports team was on it. In fact, that win doesn’t count now and what we witnessed is now a part of our imagination. An L1-level penalty was issued for Wallace’s team as Under section 20.4.12.b of the NASCAR Rule Book regarding the truck bed cover: “Vent holes at the bed top must be configured for…

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ThorSport Group Looking To Replace Last 2 Years of Heartache at Bristol, Eyeing Playoff Bubble

ThorSport Racing could easily have been heading to Wednesday night’s UNOH 200 (8:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN) as victors of the last two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races at the Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway. In 2015, Matt Crafton dominated the race and was well en route to a win before a heartbreaking caution. Then, he pitted under that yellow, then it started raining and the race was over. Last year, Ben Rhodes was well in contention to win his first career Truck race, running in the top two for most of…

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