Crafton Soars To Keystone Light Pole At Michigan

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Saturday morning, Matt Crafton proved he hasn’t lost his touch on the high-speed downforce tracks of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, capturing the Keystone Light Pole Award during qualifying at Michigan Int’l Speedway.

NCWTS: Byron Paces Opening Homestead Practice; Sauter On Top Of Chase Contenders

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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Last week, William Byron came just laps away from advancing to the championship four in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. However, a motor blew in the final stages and it cost him that chance. Friday, he will still be chasing an owner’s championship in his No. 9 truck for Kyle Busch Motorsports and so far, the day is …

NCWTS: Crafton, Peters & Bell Survive Phoenix; Lock Into Championship 4

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In the most intense NASCAR Camping World Truck Series points battle in recent memory, Matt Crafton, Timothy Peters and Christopher Bell raced their way into the final three Championship 4 berths during Friday’s Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway.

AUDIO/RECAP: Mountain Sweetness; Sauter Punches Ticket to Homestead with Martinsville Win

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RIDGEWAY, Va. – Johnny Sauter qualified directly for the Camping World Truck Series Championship 4 with a victory in the Texas Roadhouse 200 presented by Alpha Energy Solutions on Saturday afternoon. Sauter will be one of four drivers racing the Camping World Truck Series Championship in the Ford EcoBoost 200 on Nov. 18 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. He won the race …

NCWTS: Big Win for Byron; Rookie Passes Crafton Late for Texas Victory

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FORT WORTH, Tex. — official series release by John Sturbin, NASCAR — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Teenager William Byron overhauled Matt Crafton with five laps remaining and drove to victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Rattlesnake 400 Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway. Byron, of Kyle Busch Motorsports, posted his second series victory at the expense of Crafton, who dominated the 167-lapper after brushing the Turn 3 wall 11 laps into …

NCWTS: The 1.5-Mile King Quick; Crafton Fastest in Opening Practice at Texas

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FORT WORTH, Tex. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Crafton entered the Lone Star State Thursday evening with all guns blazing at Texas Motor Speedway. Crafton posted the fastest time of opening Camping World Truck Series practice at 30.176 seconds (178.95 mph) around the 1.5-mile track as the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Crafton Checks Off Dover; Grabs First Truck Win of 2016 on Friday the 13th

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DOVER, Del. — official series release by Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — It took 16 tries, but Matt Crafton finally got his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory at Dover International Speedway. Holding off hard-charging Daniel Suárez throughout a 27-lap green-flag run to the finish of Friday’s Dover 200 at …

NCWTS: Fastest Chicken of the Midwest; Townley Scores Kansas Pole

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — John Wes Townley led both rounds of qualifying to secure his first career series pole for Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway. Townley was fastest in final practice and has the driver who was quickest in second practice …