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Angela Ruch To Drive 12 Truck Races for Niece Motorsports

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Niece Motorsports announced today (Saturday, March 23) that Angela Ruch will drive the No. 44 Chevrolet in 12 races this NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series season. Welcome to the team @Angela__Ruch! — Niece Motorsports (@NieceMotorsport) March 23, 2019 Ruch has competed in three NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series races in her career, two of which …

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Tyler Ankrum, Todd Gilliland Fastest in Friday Truck Practices

#17: Tyler Ankrum, Dgr Crosley, Toyota Tundra May's Hawaii Nascar Gander Outdoors Truck Series

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The lack of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series action on Friday (March 22) at Martinsville Speedway did not mean it was a quiet day at the Virginia short track, as it hosted three separate practice sessions for the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series. Tyler Ankrum was the surprise of the first practice, being the fastest …

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Bubba Wallace Doing Double Duty At Martinsville

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Bubba Wallace is going to have a busy weekend at Martinsville Speedway. AM Racing announced that the Mobile, Ala., native will pilot its No. 22 Chevrolet Silverado typically driven by Austin Wayne Self in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race this Saturday (March 23). .@AMRacingNASCAR statement pertaining to this weekend's @NASCAR_Trucks race @MartinsvilleSwy. @BubbaWallace …

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Hill Motorsports to Run Partial Truck Season, Debuting at Martinsville

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Longtime NASCAR competitor and second generation driver Timmy Hill has formed a new NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series team. Hill Motorsports plans to attempt a partial schedule in the 2019 season, beginning at Martinsville Speedway (March 23). Hill, along with younger brother Tyler, will share driving duties of the No. 56 Chevrolet throughout the season. …

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Tanner Thorson Injured in Highway Accident

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2016 USAC National Midget Series champion and former part-time NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series driver Tanner Thorson was injured early Monday morning (March 4) in a highway accident on State Route 99 near Modesto, Calif. According to NBC Sports, the California Highway Patrol released a report that stated Thorson was transported to Memorial Medical Hospital …

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Ryan Reed’s Return Highlights Banner Evening for DGR-Crosley at Las Vegas

#17: Ryan Reed, Dgr Crosley, Toyota Tundra Ryan Reed Nascar Gander Outdoors Truck Series

Ryan Reed embracing the switch to Trucks at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, March 2019. (Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Given that DGR-Crosley’s 2019 season has started off with every wrong type of outcome imaginable, it seems counterintuitive that adding a third truck to the mix would improve the situation. It did. And while Ryan Reed might not individually responsible for the turn in fortunes, the finishing order doesn’t lie…Friday night was by leaps and …

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What Always Happens in Vegas: Kyle Busch Dominates in Hometown Truck Race

#51: Kyle Busch, Kyle Busch Motorsports, Toyota Tundra Cessna Celebrates His Win

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Kyle Busch led early and often Friday night, winning both rounds of qualifying, the pole, both stages, and completing the sweep with the trophy in the Strat 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Busch, who proved almost untouchable in the first stage, won the second stage after a pitched battle with Stewart Friesen, and then …

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1 for 1: Hometown Kyle Busch on the Pole for Friday’s Truck Race

#51: Kyle Busch, Kyle Busch Motorsports, Toyota Tundra Cessna And #18: Harrison Burton, Kyle Busch Motorsports, Toyota Tundra Safelite Autoglass Nascar Gander Outdoors Truck Series

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Friday’s qualifying session for the Gander Outdoors Truck Series was full of surprises… except for up front. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup regular Kyle Busch, who last week broke a tie with Ron Hornaday for most Truck Series wins in NASCAR history, scored the pole for tonight’s Strat 200. Defending Truck Series champ Brett Moffitt, Harrison …

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Johnny Sauter, Matt Crafton Lead Pair of Truck Series Practices in Las Vegas

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ThorSport Racing teammates Johnny Sauter and Matt Crafton led a pair of Gander Outdoors Truck Series practices held at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Thursday evening (Feb. 28). Sauter’s 178.696 mph led the stable of ThorSport trucks, which all ran inside the top seven in the first session. Teammate Ben Rhodes posted a 178.577 mph lap, …

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Entry List: Strat 200

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The month of March kicks off with some truck racing under the lights. The NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGOTS) travels to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the Strat 200. 31 trucks are entered so every team will race this Friday night, barring any entry list changes. After two weeks of withdrawals, Beaver Motorsports looks …

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Kyle Busch Becomes Winningest Truck Series Driver At Atlanta

2019 Atlanta Gots Kyle Busch Checkered Flag Nigel Kinrade Photography

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Nothing could stop Kyle Busch from winning the 2019 Ultimate Tailgating 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. No amount of cold, no type of weather, no lack of qualifying, and none of the 31 other starters could do it. Busch won the Ultimate Tailgating 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday evening (Feb. 23) to become the …

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