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Chase Briscoe Moves to Truck Series with Brad Keselowski Racing

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Ford Performance is kicking off its own NASCAR driver development program in 2017, and the first benefactor has been chosen: Chase Briscoe. Briscoe, the defending champion in the ARCA Racing Series, will drive for Brad Keselowski Racing in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2017, …

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Atlanta Motor Speedway to Repave After Cup Weekend

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks On Tuesday, Atlanta Motor Speedway announced that their 1.54-mile quad-oval will be repaved after their NASCAR tripleheader weekend in March.  The current surface is original to Atlanta Motor Speedway’s reconfiguration in 1997.  It is the third oldest track surface currently in use in the Monster Energy …

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Kaz Grala to Compete for 2017 Camping World Truck Series Rookie of the Year with GMS Racing

Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Kaz Grala will be moving up to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series on a full-time basis in 2017. The 17-year-old announced he will be competing full-time with GMS Racing, piloting the No. 33 truck next year after running nine contests in 2016. Grala joins championship-winning …

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Christopher Bell Satisified with Third-Place Championship Finish

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks In the aftermath of Friday night’s Ford EcoBoost 200, there were quite a few long faces in the Camping World Truck Series paddock. Matt Crafton sounded completely defeated after finishing seventh, convinced that he had the title within his clutches before it slipped away. Timothy Peters really …

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Matt Crafton Comes Up Short in Quest for Truck Series Championship

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Finishing second in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series standings was not the plan for two-time champion Matt Crafton. Anger flowed within Crafton following the championship race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, the driver blasting swear words as he walked into the media center Friday evening. His short, …

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William Byron Takes 7th Win; Johnny Sauter Wins Truck Championship

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Though youngster William Byron took the race win, it was a veteran who shined brightest Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. That veteran was Johnny Sauter, a journeyman NASCAR driver who grabbed his first Camping World Truck Series championship after a late pass on Matt Crafton Starting the …

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Timothy Peters: ‘We Just Missed it Tonight’

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Friday evening’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race did not go the way Timothy Peters envisioned it would. As he stepped out of his Toyota Tundra, he took a deep breath. The smile on his face said it all, showing a positive aspect in the midst …

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William Byron Wins Ford EcoBoost 200 Pole

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks William Byron has dominated the Camping World Truck Series field all day at Homestead-Miami Speedway.  However, he actually had to sweat it out a little in the final round when it came time to qualify.  Despite that, Byron was still able to get the job done. …

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Johnny Sauter Calm, Collected Entering Homestead Title Opportunity

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks With nearly 500 national NASCAR starts behind him, Johnny Sauter is a grizzled veteran of the sport. “I feel like I’ve seen, heard and done it all,” he said. “Nothing would surprise me in the least.” Instead, he’s left it up to critics to raise their eyebrows. That’s why, …

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William Byron Sweeps Truck Series Practices at Homestead

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks After leading the way in opening practice Friday morning, William Byron was downright dominant in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Happy Hour. Byron wound up more than a half-second quicker than the field in final practice, running a fast lap of 171.778 mph. The Kyle Busch …

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