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James Buescher took control during a second green-white-checkered finish and held on to win the NASCAR Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway on Sunday.
It was the second win in four races for Buescher, the defending series champion.
Buescher grabbed the lead from the outside position and edged out polesitter Ross Chastain for his sixth career victory.
Chastain, denied his first career win, was followed by Ty Dillon, Johnny Sauter and Darrell Wallace Jr.
Buescher's final run capped a wild finish to the second Iowa race of the season.
There were 12 lead changes on Sunday, smashing the track record of seven.
Ryan Blaney grabbed the lead from Chastain, his Brad Keselowski Racing teammate, on a restart with five laps left.
But contact between Buescher and Timothy Peters -- who wasn't too pleased after being spun out -- brought out yet another caution flag that set up the first green-white-checkered finish.
That one didn't last long, as Brendan Gaughan got into the back o...
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James Buescher knew it would be tough to repeat as the NASCAR Truck Series champion without winning some races.
With two victories in his last four starts, Buescher is finally gaining ground on leader Matt Crafton.
Buescher took control during a second green-white-checkered finish and held on to win Sunday at Iowa Speedway.
Buescher has cut his deficit to 37 points behind Crafton...
James Buescher overrode his crew chief to get tires under caution with 32 laps to go and worked his way through the field to win Sunday’s Fan Appreciation 200 from the Iowa Speedway. Buescher was helped by two green/white/checkered attempts that closed the field and allowed him to start the[...]
James Buescher won the Fan Appreciation 200 from Iowa Speedway. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event was run on Sunday from the 7/8 mile Iowa Speedway located in Newton, IA.
The race began with Ross Chastain on the pole, he finished second. Series point leader Matt Crafton finished seventh.
Chase Elliott who won last week in Canada saw his day end early when he broke a track...
Ross Chastain won the pole for Sunday’s Fan Appreciation 200 from Iowa with a time of 22.968 seconds. Erik Jones, James Buescher, Brendan Gaughan, and Ty Dillon round out the top five starting positions. With only 36 entries for 36 positions, no drivers missed the race. The event will be[...]
Matt Crafton entered Sunday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa with a healthy points lead. He will leave there with much of it in tact, losing 10 points to James Buescher.
WINNER: James Buescher, full results
James Buescher won on Sunday but Crafton will keep the top spot in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series with a seventh place finish.
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Matt Crafton leads the point standings by 37 points over James Buescher, with Ty Dillon (-58), Jeb Burton (-66), and Timothy Peters (-74) making up the top five. Miguel Paludo, Ryan Blaney, Johnny Sauter, Darrell Wallace, Jr., and Brendan Gaughan round out the top ten. Pos Driver Points Behind Starts[...]