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Apr 06, 2013
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2013 NCWTS Kroger 250 Race Results
Timing & Scoring

Johnny Sauter, driver of the #98 Carolina Nut Co./Curb Records Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 on April 6, 2013 at Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Johnny Sauter, driver of the #98 Carolina Nut Co./Curb Records Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 on April 6, 2013 at Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
In the second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race of the 2013 season – the Kroger 250 – it was the series’ first event of the season winner at Daytona, Johnny Sauter, making it back-to-back victories with winning Saturday at Martinsville Speedway.

Sauter, who now has a 12-point lead over Jeb Burton in the points, received his eighth series career win and his second series win at Martinsville Speedway.

Sauter’s teammate, Matt Crafton, completed the 1,2 ThorSport Racing finish (coming in 1.888 seconds behind) while pole-sitter and series Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender, Jeb Burton finished third, Timothy Peters fourth and rookie contender Darrell Wallace, Jr., finished fifth.

Rounding out the top-ten finishing positions were Chase Elliott coming in sixth place, Dakoda Armstrong seventh, Ryan Sieg eighth, Erik Jones ninth and Ron Hornaday, Jr. finished in the tenth position.

RACE NOTES:

Average Speed: 62.595 MPH
Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 06 Mins, 03 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 1.888 Seconds
Lead Changes: 13 among 7 drivers
Cautions: 11 for 71 laps

Unofficial Top-Ten in the Points Standings: 1. Johnny Sauter – 94 (Leader) 2. Jeb Burton # – 82 (-12 Points Behind The Leader) 3. Matt Crafton – 77 (-17) 4. Ron Hornaday Jr. – 76 -(18) 5. Darrell Wallace Jr. # – 72 (-22) 6. Ryan Sieg – 70 (-24) 7. Todd Bodine – 67 (-27) 8. Ty Dillon – 66 (-28) 9. Miguel Paludo – 64 (-30) 10. Ryan Blaney # – 64 (-30).

Next Up: Sunday (April 14th) racing at “the Rock” when the teams head to Rockingham Speedway for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200, with an approximate starting time of 2:20 pm (ET – on SPEED).

2013 NCWTS Kroger 250 Race Results

Fin Str Trk Driver Team Lap Pts BPts Status TLd LLd
1 4 98 Johnny Sauter Carolina Nut Co./Curb Records Toyota 250 47 4 Running 1 17
2 7 88 Matt Crafton Rip It Energy Fuel/Menards Toyota 250 42   Running    
3 1 4 Jeb Burton # Arrowhead Chevrolet 250 43 2 Running 4 154
4 3 17 Timothy Peters Parts Plus Toyota 250 41 1 Running 1 1
5 2 54 Darrell Wallace Jr. # Toyota Care Toyota 250 40 1 Running 2 34
6 8 94 Chase Elliott Aaron's Dream Machine/Hendrickcars.com Chevrolet 250 38   Running    
7 28 60 Dakoda Armstrong Winfield Chevrolet 250 37   Running    
8 29 39 Ryan Sieg RSS Racing Chevrolet 250 36   Running    
9 19 51 Erik Jones Toyota Care Toyota 250 35   Running    
10 9 9 Ron Hornaday Jr. No Fear Energy Chevrolet 250 35 1 Running 2 21
11 23 13 Todd Bodine SealMaster Toyota 250 33   Running    
12 11 62 Brendan Gaughan South Point Chevrolet 250 32   Running    
13 22 81 David Starr Steely Lumber/Gregs Core Supply Toyota 250 31   Running    
14 20 31 James Buescher Rheem Chevrolet 250 30   Running    
15 15 18 Joey Coulter Darrell Gwynn Foundation Toyota 250 29   Running    
16 14 29 Ryan Blaney # Cooper Standard Performance Ford 250 28   Running    
17 12 32 Miguel Paludo SEM Products Inc. Chevrolet 250 27   Running    
18 6 3 Ty Dillon Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet 250 26   Running    
19 13 30 Nelson Piquet Jr.(i) Wolfpack Chevrolet 248 0   Running 2 12
20 25 19 Ross Chastain Brad Keselowski's Checkered Flag Foundation Ford 248 24   Running    
21 24 75 Caleb Holman Morning Fresh Farms/Lopez Wealth 248 23   Running    
22 36 5 Tim George Jr. Applebee's Ford 247 22   Running    
23 27 27 Jeff Agnew Chevrolet 247 21   Running    
24 26 6 Devin Jones VeriStor Chevrolet 246 20   Running    
25 16 24 Kevin Harvick(i) Tide Chevrolet 245 0   Tire 2 11
26 32 93 Kenny Habul(i) Sun Energy 1/Schneider Electric/Shoals Toyota 245 0   Running    
27 31 7 Grant Galloway Digger Specialties/Teen Challenge Toyota 243 17   Running    
28 33 84 Robert Bruce Virginia Dent Services/Mid-Atlantic Towing Ford 242 16   Running    
29 5 77 German Quiroga # Net 10 Wireless Toyota 241 15   Running    
30 18 8 Max Gresham Made in USA Brand Chevrolet 226 14   Running    
31 10 14 Brennan Newberry # Fight For Life Chevrolet 210 13   Running    
32 17 7 John Wes Townley Zaxby's Toyota 205 12   Accident    
33 34 57 Norm Benning Stone Mountain Guns & Gold Chevrolet 135 11   Rear Gear    
34 21 99 Bryan Silas Rockingham Speedway Ford 109 10   Drive Shaft    
35 30 92 Scott Riggs(i) FleetHQ.com/BTS Tire & Wheel/QMI Chevrolet 36 0   Ignition    
36 35 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb Driven2Honor.org RAM 22 8   Clutch    

(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series
# Denotes Rookie

Source: Timing and Scoring provided by NASCARMedia/NASCAR Statistics




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