NCWTS: Speed Stays in Texas; Crafton Wins Pole for WinStar World Casino 350

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FORT WORTH, Tex. — official series release — Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Crafton landed the Keystone Light Pole Award in Friday afternoon qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Crafton, the two-time defending series champion and last weekend’s winner at Martinsville Speedway, drove the ThorSport Racing No. 88 Toyota to a pole-winning lap of 181.397 mph on the 1.5-mile …

NCWTS: First Time Out at Talladega, Nemechek Tops First Truck Practice at 2.66-Mile Track

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda –Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — 18-year-old John Hunter Nemechek never ran on a restrictor-plate track until Friday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. He got up to speed quick, by posting the fastest time in the 55-minute session at 49.997 seconds (191.608 mph). The second-generation driver scored his …

NCWTS: ThorSport Tandem; Sauter and Hayley Top Truck Series Happy Hour at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jared Tilton/Getty Images North America photo – ThorSport Racing teammates led this afternoon’s final practice session in preparation for tomorrow’s NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Daytona International Speedway. Johnny Sauter, who will also compete in the Budweiser …

NCWTS: AKL Insurance Back With Tyler Young For 2015 Truck Series Season

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Patrick Smith/Getty Images North America photo — Young’s Motorsports has announced that Arthur Krenzel Lett (AKL) Insurance Group will return as an associate sponsor for seven races this season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) with Tyler Young and the No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado. AKL Insurance Group is a risk management solutions firm specializing in …

NCWTS: Young’s Motorsports to Return Full-Time in 2015 With Tyler Young

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MOORESVILLE, N.C.  – official team release – Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images photo – Young’s Motorsports announced today that Midland, Texas native Tyler Young will return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) full-time in 2015 behind the wheel of his family-owned No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado. The 24-year-old driver, who competed for Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors in 2014, enters …

NCWTS: Tyler Young to Race Full Truck Series Season in 2014

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PRESS RELEASE, MOORESVILLE, N.C., January 27, 2014 – Young’s Motorsports photo — Young’s Motorsports announced today that Tyler Young will compete full-time in 2014 behind the wheel of the No. 02 Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS). Young, who made his Truck Series debut in 2012 and has 11 career starts in NASCAR’s third division, will make his …

Tyler Young Returns To CARS X-1R Pro Cup Competition at Myrtle Beach This Weekend

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Myrtle Beach, S.C. – Tyler Young and his Young’s Motorsports Team return to the CARS X-1R Pro Cup Series this weekend for the Dean’s Custom Air 250 at Myrtle Beach Speedway in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Tyler is racing a part-time schedule this year in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and is doing the same in the CARS X-1R Pro …

NASCAR CWTS: Tyler Young Goes Home To Texas This Weekend For Windstar World Casino 400

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Midland, TX – Tyler Young, a 23-year-old Midland, Texas native, has been living in Mooresville, N.C. for the past few years and building a CARS Pro Cup Series race team that would be the central hub of his burgeoning racing career.  This weekend, he returns “home” to drive the family-owned Randco Industries/Young’s Building Systems/SSI Chevrolet in the NASCAR Camping World …