Race Weekend Central

John Wes Townley Soars to Michigan Pole

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Looking for a win to make his way into the inaugural NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Chase, John Wes Townley will lead the field to green later this afternoon after taking the Keystone Light Pole Award at Michigan International Speedway. Townley topped the field in both rounds of qualifying to claim the pole for Saturday’s Careers …

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Tyler Reddick, Cameron Hayley Top Truck Practices in Michigan

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Tyler Reddick‘s goal of winning in front of his sponsors might not be too far of a race with the speed the Californian showed in final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice. Reddick’s 38.765-second lap stood as the quickest time in the final practice session for Saturday’s Careers for Veterans 200 at Michigan International Speedway. Brett Moffitt …

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NASCAR NEXT Driver Gary Klutt to Drive for Kyle Busch Motorsports in Canada

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Kyle Busch Motorsports announced on Thursday that NASCAR Next driver Gary Klutt will pilot the No. 51 Toyota at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park next week in the Camping World Truck Series. Klutt, 24, will be taking over for Cody Coughlin, who will be competing at Winchester Speedway in the ARCA CRA Super Series. Coughlin has …

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Matt Tifft Details Recovery, Announces Upcoming Test at Hickory Speedway

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After spending over two months away from the racetrack recovering from surgery to remove a benign brain tumor, Joe Gibbs Racing and Red Horse Racing driver Matt Tifft made his way to the media center at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday with good news. Tifft is in good health and has been cleared to return …

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William Byron to Move to XFINITY, JR Motorsports in 2017

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William Byron’s five wins in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series during the 2016 season — so far — have garnered him attention from other teams besides his current Kyle Busch Motorsports ride. And in 2017, he’ll be moving to one of those teams: Hendrick Motorsports. After just one full season in the Truck Series, …

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Ben Kennedy Scores First Career Truck Series Win at Bristol

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Rains delayed the start of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway Wednesday, but Ben Kennedy, son of NASCAR’s Lesa France Kennedy, brought the No. 33 GMS Racing Chevrolet to Victory Lane. Brett Moffitt finished second, followed by Daniel Hemric. With Tyler Reddick and Daniel Suarez leading the field to green, …

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Tyler Reddick Sets New Truck Track Record on Way to Bristol Pole

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Qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series began with 35 competitors taking to Bristol Motor Speedway, but only Tyler Reddick can lay claim to the fastest lap in a NASCAR truck around the .533-mile speed plant. With a lap time of 14.884 seconds in round three, Reddick replaces Ken Schrader in the record books. …

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Daniel Suarez on Top of Second Bristol Truck Series Practice

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The second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice from Bristol Motor Speedway resulted in a one-groove racing surface — and track-record speeds. Daniel Suarez laid down a 14.820 second lap, which demolishes the official track qualifying record of Ken Schrader in 2004 of 15.118 seconds. Suarez wasn’t the only one to beat the official record, …

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Christopher Bell Fastest in First Bristol Truck Practice

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When the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series hit Bristol Motor Speedway on Wednesday for the first of two practice sessions, drivers were met with a couple curveballs. DHT, a chemical used for drag racing, had been applied to the low groove of the track, and instead of gaining grip, drivers were complaining of a loose condition. …

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Entry List: 2016 UNOH 200

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On Wednesday night (weather permitting), the Camping World Truck Series will take to the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for 200 laps of hard-fought action.  Before we get to the race, 36 trucks will have to bite and claw to make the 32-truck field. Possibly the most notable addition to the field is Austin Cindric returning …

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William Byron Wins Pocono; Becomes Winningest Truck Series Rookie

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While his fellow competitors slammed, spun and maneuvered through trouble behind him, William Byron set sail. Starting from pole after rain forced qualifying to be cancelled, the 18-year-old Kyle Busch Motorsports rookie led a race-high 44 of 60 laps to win the Pocono Mountains 150. The win is his fifth of the year, which breaks a …

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