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Return to Racing: Where the Truck Series Left Off When NASCAR was Sidelined

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The last time the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series was on track was more than three months ago, but tonight the series returns at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. In a field expanded to 40 trucks, courtesy of a mandate for no practice or qualifying in the wake of precautions …

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Preparing for the Truck Series’ Return at Charlotte Motor Speedway

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

92 days. That’s how long it’s been since the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series has raced, and by the time the series in back on track at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Tuesday, May 26, it will be 95 days, officially longer than the 2019/2020 offseason. Following a rather ho-hum visit to Las Vegas Motor …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Kyle Busch Bounty Takes Another Turn

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about The Bounty, originally stemming from a tweet by Kevin Harvick, for any full-time NASCAR Cup Series driver to run a Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race and beat Kyle Busch. A quick recap: there’s a $100,000 bounty offered by Harvick and Gander RV CEO …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Kevin Harvick’s Bounty on Kyle Busch

(Photo: Randy Lanning)

Kevin Harvick has thrown down the gauntlet. In case you were hiding under a rock over the weekend, let me back up for a moment. Last Friday night, Kyle Busch went out and dominated the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and snagged his seventh straight Truck Series victory. …

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Tracking the Trucks: Kyle Busch Dominates for 7th Straight Truck Series Win in Las Vegas

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In a Nutshell: Kyle Busch stomped the field in his seventh straight Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series victory Friday night at Las Vegas Motor speedway. The owner/driver led 108 of 134 laps en route to a nearly six second victory over Johnny Sauter. Austin Hill and Matt Crafton put on a spirited battle for …

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NASCAR Issues Las Vegas Truck Series Penalties for ThorSport Racing, GMS Racing

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NASCAR issued penalties following opening day inspection for the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series’ second race of the season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. ThorSport Racing’s Johnny Sauter (No. 13), Matt Craton (No. 88) and Daytona winner Grant Enfinger (No. 98) were all hit with a 10-point penalty in the championship standings along with …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Jordan Anderson: From Ready to Quit to Runner-Up at Daytona in 3 Years

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Jordan Anderson walked away from the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway last Friday night (Feb. 14) as the runner-up in a photo finish with Grant Enfinger. Margin of Victory: 0.010 seconds. This is the closest finish in the history of the Gander RV & and Outdoors Truck Series …

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Support for Ryan Newman Pours In from the NASCAR Community After Daytona Crash

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

As the field came to the checkered flag in Monday’s rain-delayed Daytona 500, Ryan Newman was involved in a horrific crash that sent him straight to the hospital. As the entire NASCAR world awaited an update on Newman’s condition, the support came pouring in on social media. Some of the messages included those from fellow …

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Timmy Hill on a ‘Career High’ Following a 3rd-Place Finish at Daytona

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Timmy Hill’s week at Daytona International Speedway started off on a high note when he raced his way into the Daytona 500 in Thursday night’s (Feb. 13) BlueGreen Vacations Duel. But before he got to the premier race of the weekend, Hill first had the Xfinity Series on his plate. After last night’s excitement in …

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Tracking the Trucks: Grant Enfinger Wins Photo Finish at Daytona

(Photo: Rick Lunkenheimer)

In a Nutshell: Grant Enfinger scored his third career win with a photo finish alongside Jordan Anderson in Friday night’s (Feb. 14) NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Daytona International Speedway. A late-race caution with just two laps to go forced an overtime finish, causing the driver of the No. 98 Ford …

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