After a heartbreaking end to his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series title hopes a week prior at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, William Byron repaid his Kyle Busch Motorsports team for their season-long effort in the best way possible on Friday night.
Though he will not have a chance at the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver’s championship in Friday night’s Ford EcoBoost 200, William Byron will begin his quest to deliver Kyle Busch Motorsports the series’ owner’s title from the pole.
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 …
What a bitter, bitter way for William Byron to end what will likely be his only full-time campaign in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
In an instant, Friday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Phoenix Int’l Raceway flipped from being a surefire win for William Byron to a stunning upset by his Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Daniel Suarez.
In the span of one lap around Phoenix Int’l Raceway on Friday night, William Byron watched his rookie season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – one that produced a record six wins in his first year – go up in smoke.
William Byron’s second-career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series pole also shattered the Phoenix Int’l Raceway track record on Friday night.
If last week’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway was a lesson in what not to expect from rookie points leader William Byron, Saturday’s UNOH 175 from New Hampshire Motor Speedway was a return to normalcy.
After starting first three times this season when NASCAR Camping World Truck Series qualifying was rained out, points leader William Byron finally banked his maiden Coors Light Pole Award on Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Despite two hard crashes in Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, William Byron officially left the Illinois oval with the top seed for the series’ inaugural Chase for the Championship.
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Quite simply, there is no stopping William Byron in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.