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Mar 01
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Fueling System Issue Results in 19th-Place Finish for Daniel Hemric in Atlanta

2015 NCWTS Daniel Hemric - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images HAMPTON, Ga. (March 1, 2015) - After a disappointing finish at Daytona International Speedway, Daniel Hemric and NTS Motorsports were ready for retribution as the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) returned to Atlanta Motor Speedway for the first time since 2012. It appeared that Hemric and his team would capture the good finish that had alluded them as the California Clean Power Chevrolet ran solidly in the top 15 and continuously gained speed as the laps wound down. Unfortunately, a fueling system malfunction prevented the No. 14 Silverado from being filled to capacity with fuel, causing Hemric to run out of gas and costing the team multiple laps and positions, ultimately resulting in a 19th-place finish. In his first ... FULL STORY »

Jimmie Johnson starts from the back and dominates late in Atlanta win
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Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images HAMPTON, Ga.—Coors Light Polesitter Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick dominated the early and middle stages of Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway—before Jimmie Johnson decided to crash the party. Johnson didn't take the lead in the second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race of the season until Lap 198 of 325, but from then on, his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet was the class of the field, leading six times for 92 laps in winning for the fourth time at Atlanta and for the 71st time in his career. For the second straight event in NASCAR’s premier series, Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished second and third, respectively. Logano ran fourth, followed by Matt Kenseth, who capitalized on a ... FULL STORY »

Ben Kennedy Earns First Pole Award and Matches Career-Best Finish of Third in First Visit to Atlanta Motor Speedway

2015 NCWTS Driver Ben Kennedy, driver of the #11 Local Motors Toyota, talks to a crew member - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images Ben Kennedy earned his first career pole award, and drove to a third-place finish in the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Making his first visit to the Hampton, Georgia race track, the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck ... FULL STORY »

Timothy Peters Survives Three Blown Tires with Top-10 Finish

2014 NCWTS Driver Timothy Peters (Red Horse Racing) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images On a brisk day at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Timothy Peters qualified his No. 17 Red Horse Racing Toyota Tundra 16th for the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200, and despite having three flat right front tires, finished in the ninth position. The ... FULL STORY »

Mixed Results For John Wes Townley At Atlanta Motor Speedway

2015 NXS Driver John Wes Townley (Zaxby's) - Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images Concord, N.C. (Mar. 1, 2015) – John Wes Townley shined during qualifying at his home track on Saturday morning by nailing down the 13th starting position for the NASCAR Xfinity Series event and a top-five starting spot for the ... FULL STORY »

Pit Road Misfortunes Leave Erik Jones with Seventh-Place Finish

Erik Jones, No. 4 ToyotaCare Toyota Tundra Talented Youngster Posts Ninth Consecutive Top-Ten Finish Dating Back to Last Season Date: Feb. 28, 2015 Event: Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 (Race 2 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway (1.54-mile D-shaped oval) Start / ... FULL STORY »

Justin Boston Finishes 16th at Not Hotlanta

Justin Boston, No. 54 Lucy Angel Toyota Tundra Rookie Contender Gains Experience in the No. 54 Lucy Angel Toyota Tundra Date: Feb. 28, 2015 Event: Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 (Race 2 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway (1.54-mile) Start / Finish: 6th / ... FULL STORY »

Cameron Hayley Finishes 14th In Atlanta Debut

2015 NCWTS Cameron Hayley - Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images Cameron Hayley, No. 13 Cabinets by Hayley Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Stats: Started: 3rd Finished: 14th Laps: 129 / 130 Status: Running Driver Points: 15th Owner Points: 18th Hampton, GA (March 1, 2015) - Sunoco Rookie ... FULL STORY »



2015 NSCS No. 44 Phoenix Warehouse Chevrolet SS
Lost And Found (Team Xtreme Racing)
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The No. 44 Team Xtreme Racing Chevrolet, stolen early Friday morning from a hotel parking lot in Morrow, Ga. (south of Atlanta), was recovered by authorizes in Gwinnett County (north of Atlanta) on Saturday. Team owner John Cohen already had withdrawn the car, to have been driven by Travis Kvapil, ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Fisher Nuts/Menards Toyota, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 on February 28, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Matt Crafton annihilates the field in dominant Atlanta truck win
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HAMPTON, Ga.— There's no letup in Matt Crafton. The two-time defending NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion, Crafton charged to the front from his 15th-place starting position and ran away from the rest of the field in Saturday's Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. At the end of a 74-lap ...FULL STORY »
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Fisher Nuts/Menards Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 on February 28, 2015 in Hampton, Georgia. - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Matt Crafton Wins In Dominating Fashion At Atlanta Motor Speedway
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Matt Crafton, No. 88 Fisher® Nuts / Menards Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Stats: Started: 15th Finished: 1st Laps: 130 / 130 Status: Running Driver Points: 2nd (-2) Owner Points: 2nd Hampton, GA (February 28, 2015) - Matt Crafton, driver of the No. 88 Fisher® Nuts/Menards ...FULL STORY »
2015 NCWTS Johnny Sauter (Nextant/Curb Records) - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Johnny Sauter Earns Track-Best Finish At Atlanta Motor Speedway
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Johnny Sauter, No. 98 Nextant Aerospace / Curb Records Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Atlanta Motor Speedway Race No. 2 of 23 Stats: Started: 13th Finished: 6th Laps: 130 / 130 Status: Running Driver Points: 4th (-8) Owner Points: 6th (-15) JOHNNY SAUTER EARNS TRACK-BEST FINISH AT ATLANTA Hampton, GA (February 28, 2015) - Johnny ...FULL STORY »
Daniel Suárez (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk / Getty Images)
Daniel Suárez Races To First Career Top-Five Finish
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Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 Event Ends With Fourth-Place Effort For No. 51 ARRIS Toyota Tundra Team Box Score Info: RACE: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 TRACK: Atlanta Motor Speedway DRIVER: Daniel Suárez CAR: No. 51 ARRIS Toyota Tundra START: 4th FINISH: 4th LAPS: 130 / 130 OWNER POINTS POSITION: ...FULL STORY »
Ty Dillon, driver of the #33 Rheem/Gemaire Chevrolet, walks on pit road prior to qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images
Ty Dillon Rallies to a Second Place Finish at Atlanta
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Despite battling a tight-handling Chevrolet for the majority of the 130-lap event, Ty Dillon finished second at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Dillon started from the 14th position and immediately reported a tight-handling Chevrolet to the No. 33 Rheem team. Under caution on lap 17, crew chief Shane Huffman called the young ...FULL STORY »
2015 NCWTS Spencer Gallagher - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Spencer Gallagher Fights Hard for a Top-15 at Atlanta Motor Speedway
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Spencer Gallagher, driver of the No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet posted his first top-15 finish of the 2015 season in the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender battled through a loose-handling condition on AMS’ abrasive surface and continually made improvements throughout ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota 2015 NCWTS Hyundai Contruction Equipment 200 Post Race Notes And Quotes
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Toyota NCWTS Atlanta Post-Race Notes & Quotes - Feb. 28, 2015: • Tundra driver Matt Crafton captured the checkered flag in Saturday afternoon's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) race at Atlanta Motor Speedway • The defending, back-to-back NCWTS champion started 15th and surged through the field to lead 85 laps (of ...FULL STORY »


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