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Tracking the Trucks: Kyle Busch Closes Out Perfect Season With a Win in Charlotte

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In a Nutshell: Kyle Busch dominated the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Friday night (May 18). The driver of the No. 51 Toyota led five times for 102 of 134 laps en route to his fifth win in five starts this season. “A couple of years ago I shot for [going …

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Tyler Ankrum ‘Whooped’ After Driving Sick at Dover

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Dover was a solid race but does a low truck count mean trouble in Kansas? (Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Tyler Ankrum is now three for five in the Gander Outdoors Truck Series: Three top 10 finishes in five career starts. But perhaps his third Friday at Dover International Speedway was his toughest yet. Finishing ninth in the JEGS 200, Ankrum entered the race battling a week-long flu that made the K&N East champion “whooped” …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: 5 Winless Drivers Looking for Victory Lane This Season

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Todd Gilliland Perhaps the one driver whose job hinges on whether they win this season is Todd Gilliland. “I don’t know how many times last year we were in meetings and I was just yelling at them about let’s go,” Kyle Busch Motorsports owner/driver Kyle Busch said earlier this season. “Our stuff is not that …

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Tyler Ankrum, Todd Gilliland Fastest in Friday Truck Practices

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The lack of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series action on Friday (March 22) at Martinsville Speedway did not mean it was a quiet day at the Virginia short track, as it hosted three separate practice sessions for the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series. Tyler Ankrum was the surprise of the first practice, being the fastest …

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