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John Hunter Nemechek to Tackle Atlanta Truck Race From Pole

John Hunter Nemechek truck races in 2021 Daytona February race Photo: NKP

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks John Hunter Nemechek hopes to earn his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway as he rolls off from the pole Saturday, March 20. Nemechek, who earned his first win at the Georgia track in 2016, is looking to win his second …

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Frontstretch 5: Honorable Female Driving Pioneers in NASCAR

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks As we know, March is Women’s History Month, and during it sports organizations across America observe and highlight the accomplishments of female athletes of all kinds. And it would be silly for us at Frontstretch to not have a writing segment dedicated to women who have …

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Stewart Friesen to Make NASCAR Cup Debut for Spire in Bristol Dirt Race

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks What was already going to be a big weekend for Stewart Friesen just got even bigger. Friesen, a Camping World Truck Series regular who spends his free time racing at dirt tracks across the country, announced on Tuesday evening (March 16) that he would be making …

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Entry List: 2021 Fr8 Auctions 200

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks After a week off, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series returns to the track at Atlanta Motor Speedway, with 42 trucks currently entered. With a surplus of entries, two teams have been excluded from racing, barring any entry list changes. Trey Hutchens in the No. 14 …

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Mike Marlar Making Cup Debut at Bristol Dirt With MBM Motorsports

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Add another dirt ringer to the Bristol Motor Speedway dirt course NASCAR race weekend. Mike Marlar will drive the No. 66 for MBM Motorsports as he attempts to make his NASCAR Cup Series debut, as announced in a Facebook post on Monday (March 15). He will …

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Pocono Expecting Half-Capacity Races After Latest Executive Order

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Pocono Raceway is expecting more fans for its doubleheader weekend following Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s executive order on March 15, it announced today. Originally, outdoor spectator attendance was limited to 20% on March 1. However, following the new order, outdoor capacity has been increased to 50%. …

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Martin Truex Jr. Returning to Trucks for Bristol Dirt Race

Martin Truex Jr. at Homestead, 2/28/2021 (Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks About an hour removed from scoring his first win of 2021 on Sunday (March 14) at Phoenix Raceway, Martin Truex Jr. revealed that he would run for Kyle Busch Motorsports in the Camping World Truck Series’ dirt race at Bristol Motor Speedway. The start will be Truex’s …

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John Hunter Nemechek Stepped Down to Win & It’s Working

2021 Trucks Las Vegas Kyle Busch Motorsports driver John Hunter Nemechek, No. 4 Toyota, and Kyle Busch, No. 51 Toyota (Credit: NKP)

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Did lessons John Hunter Nemechek learned in his lone NASCAR Cup Series season help him beat Kyle Busch for his first Camping World Truck Series win in three years? “For sure,” Nemechek told Frontstretch this week. Which ones? “I can’t disclose that information,” Nemechek said matter …

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Bill Lester Returns to Compete for David Gilliland at Atlanta

2006 Daytona 1 Trucks Bill Lester NKP

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Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks Bill Lester is back. The 60-year-old racer will pilot the No. 17 Ford F-150 in a one-off for David Gilliland Racing at Atlanta Motor Speedway, marking his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series appearance since 2007. The announcement comes after Lester hinted at a possible return …

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Jessica Friesen Running Bristol Dirt Truck Race

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(Photo: Halmar Friesen Racing)

Frontstretch’s Truck Series content is presented by American Trucks The inaugural NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at the Bristol Motor Speedway dirt course will have a husband-and-wife duo. Jessica Friesen and Stewart Friesen will race together for Halmar Friesen Racing, HFR announced March 11. Stewart will drive his full-time No. 52 Toyota, and Jessica will …

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