It looked like Zane Smith might actually pull of the Camping World Truck Series Championship at Phoenix Raceway but fate had different plans. Photo by Rachel Schuoler/Kickin' the Tires

Zane Smith, Again, Comes Up One Spot Short in the NASCAR Truck Series Championship Battle

By Jerry Jordan, Editor AVONDALE, Ariz. – Zane Smith had nothing to lose and everything to gain going into the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship finale at Phoenix Raceway and despite running near the Top 5 all night, he was outrun in the final laps and watched the title slip away for the second […]

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Ben Rhodes hoists the Camping World Truck Series. Photo by Jerry Jordan/Kickin' the Tires

Ben Rhodes wins NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship as Chandler Smith sweeps title race 

By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service AVONDALE, Ariz. – A bantamweight boxer in the training room, Ben Rhodes punched like a heavyweight on Friday at Phoenix Raceway. On Lap 142 of 150 in the Lucas Oil 150 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship race, Rhodes tapped the tailgate of Zane Smith’s Chevrolet with the nose […]

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Gilliland overcomes early penalty to win inaugural NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at COTA

May 22, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Todd Gilliland was so fast and so determined out front in Saturday’s Toyota Tundra 225 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race his own team had to remind him to slow down and take care of his tires in the closing laps of the series debut at […]

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Nemechek recovers for top-10 finish after Darlington melee

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Despite getting swept up in a massive track-blocking accident, John Hunter Nemechek recovered to score a top-10 finish at Darlington Raceway. Nemechek was leading coming to a restart with 30 laps to go in the LiftKits4Less.com 200. His Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Corey Heim was on the inside of the […]

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John Hunter Nemechek leads KBM 1-2-4 finish at Richmond 

April 17, 2021  By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service John Hunter Nemechek earned his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in the last four races and had to hold off his boss Kyle Busch to do so Saturday afternoon. Nemechek scored the victory by a slim .307-seconds over Busch in the ToyotaCare 250 at […]

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John Hunter Nemechek holds off Kyle Busch to win Truck race at Las Vegas

March 5, 2021 By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service Cover photo by Rachel Schuoler / Kickin’ the Tires John Hunter Nemechek earned his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in four years, holding off his boss Kyle Busch by 0.695-seconds for the victory in Friday night’s Bucked Up 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. […]

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ARCA Series Alumni Strongly Represented in NASCAR Victory Lane to Start 2021

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Ben Rhodes, Michael McDowell, Austin Cindric, Ty Gibbs, and now Christopher Bell. What do all five of these drivers have in common one might ask? Not only have they all gone on to Victory Lane in a NASCAR national series this year, but all have also won multiple times in […]

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