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Matt Crafton has spectacular Texas rebound; Retakes point lead

Matt Crafton Wins WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 FORT WORTH, Texas (June 6, 2014) -- Matt Crafton rebounded in the best way possible from a grinding wreck a week ago at Dover by winning Friday night's 18th annual NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 in his No. 88 Slim Jim / Menards Toyota Tundra at Texas Motor Speedway. Crafton scored his fifth Truck Series victory in his record-extending 322nd consecutive career start by leading a dominant 118 of 167 laps on the tricky, fast 1.5-mile oval -- including the last 56 -- and running a phenomenal 61 laps on his last fuel run, enabled by his rock-solid ThorSport Racing crew and coached by crew chief "Junior" Joiner. It put Crafton in position to celebrate ... FULL STORY »

Fuel Strategy Finds John Wes Townley a Top-Five Finish at Texas Motor Speedway

No. 5 Zaxby’s Toyota Tundra at Texas Motor Speedway ‘Driver gives Wauters Motorsports Team Second Top-5 of Series Season to Date’ Fort Worth, TX (June 7, 2014)- John Wes Townley posted a fifth-place finish in the running of the WinStar World Casino 400 Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway in ... FULL STORY »

Ron Hornaday Jr. Brings Home Solid Sixth-Place Finish at Texas Motor Speedway

No. 30 Ruud Chevrolet Silverado FORT WORTH, (June 7, 2014) - In his 23rd-career start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) at Texas Motor Speedway, Ron Hornaday made a solid showing in his No. 30 Ruud Chevrolet, bringing home a sixth-place finish. Hornaday's ... FULL STORY »

Eric Jones’ Solid 1.-5-Mile Debut Ends with 11th-Place Finish

No. 51 Hiring Our Heroes / ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra Loose-Handling Tundra and Varying Pit Strategies Derail Top-Five Run Date: June 6, 2014 Event: WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 (Race 6 of 22) Series: ... FULL STORY »

Darrell Wallace Jr. Finishes 10th at Texas Motor Speedway

Darrell Wallace Jr. (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images) Box Score Info: RACE: WinStar World Casino and Resort 400 TRACK: Texas Motor Speedway DRIVER: Darrell Wallace, Jr. TRUCK: No. 54 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra START: 7th FINISH: 10th LAPS: 167 / 167 POINTS POSITION: 11th (62 points out of 1st) Post-Race ... FULL STORY »

Bad Luck Relegates Timothy Peters to 24th-Place Finish at Texas Motor Speedway

Timothy Peters As the sun set over Texas Motor Speedway, Timothy Peters and the No. 17 Red Horse Racing Toyota Tundra team took the green flag from the 15th position to start the WinStar World Casino and Resort 400. Six laps into ... FULL STORY »

Matt Crafton gets breakthrough truck series win at Texas Motor Speedway

Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Slim Jim/Menards Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Matt Crafton put a definitive end to his 13-year/26-race winless streak at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night, steamrolling the field while stretching his fuel mileage en route to a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory in ... FULL STORY »



Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Slim Jim/Menards Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images
Crafton Wins WinStar World Casino & Resort 400
Posted 06.07.14
FORT WORTH, Texas (June 6, 2014) - Defending NASCAR Camping World Truck SerIes champion Matt Crafton led a career-best 118 laps to propel him to victoryFriday evening in the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway. After 26 previous starts and three near misses with runner-up finishes, Crafton (No. 88 ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Slim Jim/Menards Toyota, races during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.- Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) Race Results & Point Standings
Posted 06.06.14
The defending 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion, Matt Crafton, took over the series' points lead Friday night, as he won the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) at Texas Motor Speedway in dominate fashion. Crafton, who led the most laps - 118 out of 167, received his second ...FULL STORY »
Justin Lofton, driver of the #20 NTS Motorsports Chevrolet, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 5, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) Starting Lineup
Posted 06.06.14
Justin Lofton, with a qualifying lap speed of 179.677 m.p.h, captured the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Keystone Light Pole Award for tonight's WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) at Texas Motor Speedway. This was Lofton's first series pole of the season, his second career pole and his first ...FULL STORY »
Friday Texas Motor Speedway Notebook: Featuring Jeb Burton; German Quiorga and Justin Lofton
Posted 06.06.14
Jeb Burton Raising Eyebrows Again At ThorSport Racing: Jeb Burton has no doubt experienced his highs and lows thus far in 2014. Burton, the son of former Daytona 500 winner Ward Burton had an exceptional rookie season at Turner Scott Motorsports, but after losing his sponsor to financial difficulty before the ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia, driver of the #12 Verizon Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet, celebrates after setting the pole position in NTT DATA Qualifying for the Verizon IndyCar Series Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Power Makes it Two in a Row on Pole in Texas
Posted 06.06.14
FORT WORTH, Texas (Friday, June 6, 2014) -- Will Power earned his second consecutive Verizon P1 Award for Saturday's Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway with a two-lap average speed of 218.896 mph on the 1.455-mile, high-banked oval. Power, driving the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske car, broke a tie with Dario Franchitti ...FULL STORY »
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2014 VICS Firestone 600(k) Qualifying Results
Posted 06.06.14
2014 INDYCAR, Verizon IndyCar Series (VICS) Fort Worth, Texas Texas Motor Speedway Firestone 600(k) FORT WORTH, Texas - Qualifying Friday for the Firestone 600 Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 1.455-mile Texas Motor Speedway, with qualifying position, car number in parentheses, driver, chassis-engine, and speed: 1. (12) Will Power, Dallara-Chevy, 218.896 2. (67) ...FULL STORY »
German Quiroga, driver of the #77 Net 10 Wireless Toyota, practices for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 5, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) Final Practice Session Speeds
Posted 06.05.14
Thursday night at the end of the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NSCS) practice session for tomorrow night's WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) at Texas Motor Speedway, it was German Quiroga, Jr. -  with a lap speed of 176.476 m.p.h. - at the top of the speed chart. Ryan ...FULL STORY »
2014 NCWTS Driver Johnny Sauter (Nextant/Curb Records) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
2014 NCWTS WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 06.05.14
Johnny Sauter, with a lap speed of 177.247 m.p.h., was the quickest early Thursday evening during the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) practice session for the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400(k) at Texas Motor Speedway. Posting the second quickest lap speed of 176.980 m.p.h., was Darrell Wallace, Jr., ...FULL STORY »
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INDYCAR News and Notes – June 5, 2014
Posted 06.05.14
Today's Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines:  1. INDYCAR provides aero options for teams at Texas  2. Bourdais ready for challenge of Texas   3. Andretti Autosport claims top pit honor at Belle Isle   4. Of note 1. INDYCAR provides aero options for teams at Texas: Verizon IndyCar Series teams will have the option of increasing downforce by ...FULL STORY »


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