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For the Camping World Truck Series, 32 trucks are entered in Friday night’s JAG Metals 350. As a result, no one will fail to qualify.
There are a couple of driver changes of note. At Niece Motorsports, Austin Wayne Self will drive the team’s No. 45 Chevrolet, replacing Jeffrey Abbey. The move allows Self to further acclimate himself to his surroundings. Recently, Niece Motorsports announced that Self will drive the No. 45 Chevrolet full-time in 2018. AM Technical Solutions will serve as the primary sponsor this week.
Tommy Joe Martins will return to the series in order to race the No. 42 Chevrolet. Diamond Gusset Jeans will return to serve as Martins’ primary sponsor. The No. 44 that Martins has been helping out on this season (and normally driven by the aforementioned Self) will be fielded by Faith Motorsports will have Ted Minor at the wheel. Minor will be running a special graphic honoring those lost in the Harvest 91 Festival shooting in Las Vegas.
Myatt Snider will be back in Kyle Busch Motorsports’ No. 51 Toyota this week, replacing Harrison Burton. Burton is still too young to race on intermediate tracks. Liberty Tax Service will serve as Snider’s primary sponsor.
Landon Huffman, who finished 19th at Martinsville for Copp Motorsports, will drive the No. 63 Chevrolet for the Mittler Brothers this week. Huffman replaces Chris Windom, who had engine problems last weekend. At Copp Motorsports, Todd Peck has been tapped to replace Huffman.
Entry List: JAG Metals 350
|02 - Young's Motorsports||Austin Hill||TBA||Ford|
|0 - JJC Racing||Ray Ciccarelli||TBA||Chevrolet|
|1 - Jordan Anderson Racing||Jordan Anderson||TBA||Chevrolet|
|4 - Kyle Busch Motorsports||Christopher Bell||JBL||Toyota|
|6 - Norm Benning Racing||Norm Benning||TBA||Chevrolet|
|8 - NEMCO Motorsports||John Hunter Nemechek||ROMCO Equipment Co./Fire Alarm Services Inc.||Chevrolet|
|10 - JJC Racing||Jennifer Jo Cobb||Driven2Honor.org||Chevrolet|
|13 - ThorSport Racing||Cody Coughlin||JEGS||Toyota|
|15 - Premium Motorsports||Gray Gaulding(i)||TBA||Chevrolet|
|16 - Hattori Racing Enterprises||Ryan Truex||Chiba Toyopet||Toyota|
|18 - Kyle Busch Motorsports||Noah Gragson||Switch||Toyota|
|19 - Brad Keselowski Racing||Austin Cindric||Fitzgerald Glider Kits||Ford|
|20 - Young's Motorsports||Tyler Young||Randco Inc./Young's Building Systems||Chevrolet|
|21 - GMS Racing||Johnny Sauter||ISM Connect||Chevrolet|
|24 - GMS Racing||Justin Haley||Zeality||Chevrolet|
|27 - ThorSport Racing||Ben Rhodes||Safelite Auto Glass||Toyota|
|29 - Brad Keselowski Racing||Chase Briscoe||CooperStandard||Ford|
|33 - GMS Racing||Kaz Grala||Stealth||Chevrolet|
|42 - Martins Motorsports||Tommy Joe Martins(i)||Diamond Gusset Jeans||Chevrolet|
|44 - Faith Motorsports||Ted Minor||Shawn McGee Designs||Chevrolet|
|45 - Niece Motorsports||Austin Wayne Self||AM Technical Solutions||Chevrolet|
|49 - Premium Motorsports||Wendell Chavous||TBA||Chevrolet|
|50 - Beaver Motorsports||Josh Reaume||TBA||Chevrolet|
|51 - Kyle Busch Motorsports||Myatt Snider||Liberty Tax Service||Toyota|
|52 - Halmar Friesen Racing||Stewart Friesen||Halmar International||Chevrolet|
|57 - Norm Benning Racing||Mike Senica||TBA||Chevrolet|
|63 - MB Motorsports||Landon Huffman||TBA||Chevrolet|
|83 - Copp Motorspots||Todd Peck||TBA||Chevrolet|
|87 - NEMCO Motorsports||Joe Nemechek||ROMCO Equipment Co.||Chevrolet|
|88 - ThorSport Racing||Matt Crafton||Ideal Door/Menards||Toyota|
|92 - RBR Motorsports||Regan Smith||BTS Tire & Wheel/Commerical Tire & Service/Advance Auto Parts/CARQUEST/Valvoline||Ford|
|98 - ThorSport Racing||Grant Enfinger||Ride TV||Toyota|
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