NCWTS: With Liberty and a Trophy for One; Byron Wins on Last Lap Pass in Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Recap by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NASCAR photo — In a span of three miles, 18-year-old rookie William Byron went from the top of the heap … to the bottom of the barrel … and finally back to the pinnacle of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, scoring his first-career series victory …

NCWTS: Fastest Chicken of the Midwest; Townley Scores Kansas Pole

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — John Wes Townley led both rounds of qualifying to secure his first career series pole for Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway. Townley was fastest in final practice and has the driver who was quickest in second practice …

VIDEO: Bowyer, Georgia Boot to Partner With GMS Racing for Kansas Truck Race

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STATESVILLE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Curry/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — GMS Racing revealed Monday morning, with the help of a clever technology-themed video on their official Facebook page, that current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular Clint Bowyer will drive a fourth entry for the team during this weekend’s NASCAR Camping World …

NCWTS: Fuel to the Finish; Matt Crafton Survives to Become First Repeat Truck Winner at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – official series release by Jim Pedley, NASCAR Wire Service — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Crafton didn’t have the fastest truck in Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway, but he had the best feel for fuel mileage and what his crew chief would call their lucky fuel cell. The result was Crafton’s seventh series career victory. With truck after truck pulling …

NCWTS: No Keeping Up With Jones; Talented KBM Rookie Claims Truck Pole at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo — Erik Jones won the 21 Means 21 Pole Award in Friday afternoon qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, an eventful session highlighted by a crash of both Brad Keselowski Racing entries at Kansas Speedway. Jones sped to a track-record lap of 179.396 mph mph in the final, five-minute session on the 1.5-mile track, marking …

NCWTS: Rocket Man Returns; Newman to Drive for SWN-NEMCO Motorsports at Kansas

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. — official team release — Robert Reiners/Getty Images North America photo — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman will compete for SWM-NEMCO Motorsports in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) event at the Kansas Speedway on Friday, May 8. Newman will pilot the No. 8 Chevrolet Silverado highlighting Rescue Ranch. Newman will return to the NASCAR …