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.

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 …

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 …

NCWTS: Still On Top; Timothy Peters Paces Opening Truck Practice At Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Getty Images photo — Timothy Peters came off his big win at Talladega last weekend with a ride of momentum heading into Martinsville. He took that momentum, wrapped it all up, and took it out on the “paperclip,” leading the way in the opening NASCAR Camping …

NCWTS: Dega Drama; Timothy Peters Scores Second Straight Talladega Victory

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — official report by Reid Spencer for NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Timothy Peters finished Saturday’s fred’s 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway exactly where he started—at the front of the pack—despite an extraordinary ebb and flow between the opening green flag and the checkers. Peters was out front when NASCAR called the sixth caution of the race on the …

NCWTS: First Time Out at Talladega, Nemechek Tops First Truck Practice at 2.66-Mile Track

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda –Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — 18-year-old John Hunter Nemechek never ran on a restrictor-plate track until Friday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. He got up to speed quick, by posting the fastest time in the 55-minute session at 49.997 seconds (191.608 mph). The second-generation driver scored his …

NWAAS: Peters Claims Pole for ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. – official track release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Timothy Peters will lead the field to green in the ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday. Peters, who won the race in 2005, took the top-spot in qualifying with a time of 20:08 seconds. “It makes it a lot easier as a driver when …

NCWTS: Doing the Double; Peters to Attempt Las Vegas and Martinsville During Busy Weekend

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. — official release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — Timothy Peters plans on covering almost 5,000 miles and hopefully another 500 or so laps next weekend. He’s attempting the Las Vegas-Martinsville double and two things are certain: it’s a first and it’s going to be exciting to follow. Peters is one of the top stars of the …

NCWTS: Yung Money’s Back; Larson Fastest in Only Truck Practice at Chicagoland

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JOLIET, Ill. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda — Josh Hedges/Getty Images North America photo — JR Motorsports sees another face behind the wheel of the No. 00 Haas Automation Chevrolet this weekend at Chicagoland. Cup driver Kyle Larson returns to the Camping World Truck Series for the first time since Homestead in 2014 and wasted …