Matt Crafton Finishes Fourth in Camping World Truck Series Standings; Carl Joiner Departing ThorSport

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Friday night just wasn’t the night that Matt Crafton and his team needed to deliver his fourth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship. Crafton finished 12th which ultimately landed him fourth in the points standings to put an end to Crafton’s 22nd year in the Truck Series.  “We were just […]

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Crafton Left Frustrated with Nemechek at Talladega

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Despite a top-15 finish and scoring the fourth-most points, Matt Crafton left Talladega frustrated with John Hunter Nemechek. The three-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion may have scored points in both Stages, but it almost didn’t happen. Aggressive bump drafting from Nemechek forced Crafton to fight for control in […]

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Kligerman Scores Top-Five Finish, Best of Non-Playoff Truck Drivers at Darlington

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer DARLINGTON, S.C. – Although not full-time and not in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoffs, Parker Kligerman battled with championship contenders and earned a top-five finish. On the same strategy as In It to Win It 200 race winner, Sheldon Creed, Kligerman started the final Stage in sixth. Two […]

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Hill tops the charts crash-filled Truck practice at Charlotte

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer CONCORD, N. C. – Austin Hill topped the charts in a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session marred by crashes. Hill’s No, 16 United Rentals Toyota Tundra outpaced John Hunter Nemechek’s No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota Tundra. The Hattori Racing Enterprises driver ran a 30.391 second, 177.684 MPH lap […]

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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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Chandler Smith earns his first top-five of 2021 season at Richmond

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Late-race pit strategy at Richmond Raceway handed Chandler Smith his first top-five finish of the 2021 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. A caution with about 50 laps to go allowed for Smith, Matt Crafton and others to stay on track. They had pitted a couple cautions prior in the […]

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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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Nemechek rebounds from late wreck for Daytona top-10 in Truck Series return

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer John Hunter Nemechek rebounded from a late-race ‘big one’ for a top-10 finish at Daytona International Speedway. As the laps wound down, the intensity at the front of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series field ratcheted up. Timothy Peters attempted to move down in front of Drew Dollar with six […]

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Smith narrowly beats Crafton for final Championship 4 spot

By Seth Eggert, Staff Writer Avoiding the mayhem, Zane Smith clinched the final Championship 4 spot and 2020 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series Rookie-of-the-Year honors. Despite a caution-filled final Stage for the NASCAR Hall of Fame 200, Smith stayed out of trouble. The GMS Racing driver kept his No. 21 LaPaz / MRC […]

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