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NASCAR 101: The 5 Best — & 5 Worst — 2022 Throwback Schemes

Jeffrey Earnhardt Brandon Gdovic racing 2021 Darlington NASCAR Xfinity, NKP

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Let’s check out which NASCAR throwback schemes for Darlington rank among the best and worst for the weekend.

Tracking the Trucks: Corey Heim Wins Home Race With Last Lap Pass in Atlanta

#51: Corey Heim, Kyle Busch Motorsports, JBL Toyota Tundra, celebrates after winning.FR8 208 Truck race at Atlanta, NKP

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In a Nutshell: HAMPTON, Ga. – Corey Heim made a last-lap pass on fellow Georgia native and teammate Chandler Smith to win at his home race at Atlanta Motor Speedway in only his fifth career Truck Series start. Smith was shuffled back to finish fourth as Ben Rhodes and Ty Majeski finished second and third, …

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Chandler Smith Soured By Lack of KBM Teamwork

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

HAMPTON, Ga. – As the checkered flag fell on Saturday (March 19) afternoon’s FR8 208 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, one Kyle Busch Motorsports driver, Corey Heim, was celebrating as the race winner, while another, Chandler Smith, was left seething. And it had everything to do with a perceived lack of teamwork from a third KBM …

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Home Cooking for Corey Heim as He Picks Up 1st Truck Series Win at Atlanta

DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 17: Corey Heim, driver of the #51 JBL Toyota, drives during practice for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy 250 at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2022 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series was the first to put Atlanta Motor Speedway’s third-generation configuration through its paces Saturday (March 19) and it came down to last lap dramatics, but it was Marietta native Corey Heim that picked up the win, his first in the series. Stewart Friesen started on the front row and …

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