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Mar 29
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Tyler Young Showed Strength In Martinsville Speedway Return

2014 NCWTS Driver Tyler Young (Young's Racing) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images Tyler Young, No. 02 Randco Industries / Young's Building Systems Chevrolet Silverado NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Martinsville Speedway - Kroger 250 Race No. 3 of 23 Stats: Started: 10th Finished: 20th Laps: 257/258 Status: Running Driver Points: 12th Owner Points: 17th Ridgeway, Va. (March 29, 2015) - The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) returned to Martinsville (Va.) Speedway for Saturday's Kroger 250, the third race on the 2015 schedule. Making his fourth start at the half-mile "paperclip," Tyler Young, driver of the No. 02 Randco Industries/Young's Building Systems Chevrolet Silverado, posted the seventh-fastest time on the speed charts in Friday's lone NCWTS practice. The Young's Motorsports driver followed up his performance from practice with a 10th-place starting position for Saturday's 250-lap event, tying his career-best ... FULL STORY »

Denny Hamlin holds off Brad Keselowski for Martinsville Sprint Cup win
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Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Express Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 29, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images MARTINSVILLE, Va.— With Brad Keselowski beating a tattoo into his rear bumper, and with his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota sliding sideways as it approached the checkered flag, Denny Hamlin held on to his car and held off Keselowski to win Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway. In winning his first race of the season, his fifth at the .526-mile short track and the 25th of his career, Hamlin took the lead for good on Lap 473 of 500, passing teammate Matt Kenseth for the top spot. Two laps later, Keselowski surged past Kenseth and tracked down Hamlin, setting up a breathtaking battle in the closing laps. Keselowski could have won his second straight Sprint Cup race ... FULL STORY »

John Wes Townley Captures Top-10 In Martinsville; Looks Ahead To Texas

John Wes Townley, No. 05 Zaxby's Chevrolet Silverado (Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images) Concord, N.C. (Mar. 29, 2015) – Saturday’s Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway lived up to its reputation, with plenty of bent sheet metal and tempers flaring during the third stop of the season for the NASCAR Camping World Truck ... FULL STORY »

Brake Issue Derails Good Run for David Gilliland, Ricky Benton Racing Team

David Gilliland, driver of the #92 Blacks Tire/ Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Network/ Wynns Ford, sits in his truck during qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. (Photo Credit: Rob Carr / Getty Images) CERRO GORDO, N.C. (March. 27, 2015) - Faulty brake hoses left David Gilliland and the Ricky Benton Racing (RBR) Enterprise NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) team wondering what could have been. Gilliland had the No. 92 BTS Tire ... FULL STORY »

Erik Jones ‘Clocks’ 10th Consecutive Top-10 Finish At Martinsville Speedway

Erik Jones, No. 4 Toyota Let's Go Places Toyota Tundra Date: March 28, 2015 Event: Kroger 250 (Race 3 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Martinsville Speedway (.526-mile oval) Start / Finish: 4th / 3rd (Running, completed 258 of 258 laps) Winner: Joey Logano of Brad Keselowski Racing (Ford) Erik ... FULL STORY »

Hard-Fought Seventh-Place Finish for James Buescher at Martinsville Speedway

James Buescher RIDGEWAY, Va. (March 29, 2015) - After an up-and-down weekend, James Buescher and the No. 31 ERT Investments / NTS Motorsports team finished strong. Qualifying in the 15th position for the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway, the Texas native once ... FULL STORY »

Daniel Hemric Rebounds to Top-15 Finish in Caution-Filled Race at Martinsville Speedway

Daniel Hemric RIDGEWAY, Va. (March 29, 2015) - Daniel Hemric overcame early handling issues to earn a top-15 finish in his second-career start at Martinsville Speedway. After going a lap down to the leaders early in the event, the Sunoco Rookie ... FULL STORY »

Cameron Hayley Finishes 11th In Martinsville Speedway Debut

Cameron Hayley, driver of the #13 Cabinets by Hayley/Carolina Nut Co. Toyota Tundra - Photo Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images Cameron Hayley, No. 13 Cabinets by Hayley Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Martinsville Speedway - Kroger 250 Race No. 3 of 23 Stats: Started: 3rd Finished: 11th Laps: 258 / 258 Status: Running Driver Points: 8th Owner Points: 11th Martinsville, Va. ... FULL STORY »



Johnny Sauter (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland / Getty Images)
Johnny Sauter “Survives” Martinsville Speedway; Finishes Fourth
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Johnny Sauter, No. 98 Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff / Curb Records Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Martinsville Speedway - Kroger 250 Race No. 3 of 23 Stats: Started: 9th Finished: 4th Laps: 258 / 258 Status: Running Driver Points: 4th (-16) Owner Points: 5th Ridgeway, Va. (March 28, 2015) - When it ...FULL STORY »
2015 NCWTS Driver Matt Crafton - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
Matt Crafton Finishes Second At Martinsville; Takes Over Points Lead
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Matt Crafton, No. 88 Hormel® Pepperoni / Menards Toyota Tundra NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Martinsville Speedway - Kroger 250 Race No. 3 of 23 Stats: Started: 13th Finished: 2nd Laps: 258 / 258 Status: Running Driver Points: 1st (+2) Owner Points: 1st Ridgeway, Va. (March 28, 2015) - Martinsville (Va.) Speedway, site of Saturday's NASCAR Camping World ...FULL STORY »
Justin Boston, driver of the #54 Zloop Toyota Tundra - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Boston Earns His First Top-10 Finish at Martinsville
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Rookie Overcomes Early Issues for Best-Career Truck Series Finish Date: March 28, 2015 Event: Kroger 250 (Race 3 of 23) Series: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Location: Martinsville (Va.) Speedway (0.526-mile) Start / Finish: 21st / 10th (Running, completed 258 of 258 laps) Winner: Joey Logano of Brad Keselowski Racing ...FULL STORY »
`Joey Logano, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images
Joey Logano Keeps Martinsville Hot Streak Alive With Kroger 250 Victory
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MARTINSVILLE, Va. (March 28, 2015) – Joey Logano made a bold move pay off on a late restart Saturday afternoon to capture the Kroger 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway. Logano started third on a green-white-checkered restart and shot under leader Matt Crafton headed into ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano (right), driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, poses with team owner Brad Keselowski in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images
Joey Logano pulls out wild overtime win in Martinsville Truck race
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MARTINSVILLE, Va.—Race runner-up Matt Crafton said Joey Logano barreled into Turn 1 on the final restart "like he was shot out of a cannon." Ducking to the inside with the accelerator mashed was the move Logano, the Coors Light Pole Award winner, had to make to vault from third to first ...FULL STORY »
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Toyota 2015 NCWTS Kroger 250 Post Race Notes And Quotes
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Toyota NCWTS Martinsville Post-Race Notes & Quotes • Tundra driver Matt Crafton (second) scored the top Toyota finish in Saturday afternoon's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) race at Martinsville Speedway behind race-winner Joey Logano. • Defending race-winner and series champion Crafton led six times for a total of 100 laps (of ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, and Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Hormel/Menards Toyota, race into turn one during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Kroger 250 Race Results & Point Standings
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After a green-white-checkered (flags) dash to the finish, pole-sitter Joey Logano on Saturday, held off the reigning NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) champion, Matt Crafton - by 0.431 seconds - to win the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway. Logano, who led the most laps - 150 out of 258, received ...FULL STORY »
Joey Logano, driver of the #29 Cooper Standard Ford, qualifies for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on March 28, 2015 in Martinsville, Virginia. - Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images
2015 NCWTS Kroger 250 Starting Lineup
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Joey Logano sweeps the pole positions for this weekend's Martinsville Speedway races, as Logano adds the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWT) Kroger 250 pole to his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) STP 500 pole. Logano, with a new NCWTS qualifying track record speed of 97.088 MPH, captured his first series ...FULL STORY »


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