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NASCAR Announces Daytona 500 Duels Rule Change, Overtime Line

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Following its announcement of the new charter system for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series beginning in 2016, NASCAR has revealed new procedures for Daytona 500 qualifying as it pertains to the system as well as the decreased 40-car field. As has historically been the case, two …

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Camping World Truck Series Adds Caution Clock, XFINITY Series Introduces Select Heat Races

Kyle Busch edges ahead of Ryan Blaney in the 2015 Camping World Truck Series race at Michigan International Speedway

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Racing will be quite different in the Camping World Truck Series come the 2016 season, with NASCAR introducing the creation of a caution clock for the sport’s third-tier division. The clock, which will be present at all races with the exception of Eldora Speedway, will be …

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NASCAR Adds Chase to XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks As NASCAR looks to entice the younger demographic, the sanctioning body has announced the addition of a playoff format in the XFINITY and Camping World Truck series. The format, similar to the newest version of the Chase for the Sprint Cup adapted into NASCAR’s premier division …

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Rico Abreu to ThorSport Racing Full-Time in 2016

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks On Friday morning in Tulsa, Okla., ThorSport Racing announced that Rico Abreu, most recently of HScott Motorsports with Justin Marks in the K&N Pro Series East, will join the Ohio-based operation on a full-time basis in 2016.  Abreu will drive the No. 98 Toyota Tundra with sponsorship …

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Back-to-Back: Rico Abreu Wins Chili Bowl Nationals

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks For the second time in as many years, Rico Abreu drove through the field to claim a Golden Driller. Abreu made his way around leader Bryan Clauson with less than 10 laps remaining and held the 2014 winner off in the closing moments to win the …

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NTS Motorsports ‘100% Committed’ to 2016 Truck Series Return

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Following a Facebook post from crew chief Ryan McKinney about the immediate suspension of operations for NTS Motorsports’ NASCAR Camping World Truck Series program, the organization has confirmed it will continue to compete in 2016. In an interview with Brennan Newberry, son of team owner Bob …

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Ben Rhodes to Run in Truck Series for ThorSport Racing in 2016

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Ben Rhodes will have a new home in 2016: the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Rhodes will join ThorSport Racing to pilot the No. 41 Toyota Tundra full-time in 2016 with sponsorship from Alpha Energy Solutions, the team announced Tuesday (Dec. 15). The 2016 Camping World …

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Matt Crafton Wins Ford EcoBoost 200, But Erik Jones Takes 2015 Truck Series Title in Homestead

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Matt Crafton won the battle at Homestead-Miami Speedway while Erik Jones won the war. Crafton started the Ford EcoBoost 200 – the season finale for the Camping World Truck Series – from the pole position and led a race-high 93 laps en route to one more …

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Matt Crafton Wins Pole for 2015 Truck Series Season Finale at Homestead

Matt Crafton at Michigan in August for Camping World Truck Series

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks The series championship may be out the window for Matt Crafton, but he doesn’t plan on backing down in the final weekend of the 2015 Camping World Truck Series season. With a lap of 32.229 seconds, Crafton secured his 11th career pole, fourth of the season and …

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Crew Chief Marcus Richmond, Red Horse Racing Part Ways

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Just days removed from his second victory in four races, Timothy Peters will have a different crew chief atop the pit box at Homestead-Miami Speedway for tonight’s Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200. Richmond revealed the news on Twitter Thursday afternoon. Really hate I have …

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