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Chad Hackenbracht, who made a name for himself in the ARCA Racing Series, is set to make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) behind the wheel of the No. 51 Tastee Apple/Ingersoll Rand Toyota Tundra in this weekend's WinStar World Casino 400 at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) in Fort Worth. This weekend's Truck Series stand-alone race will be the first of four Truck Series events for the 21-year-old New Philadelphia, OH. Native, which also include: Pocono (Pa.) Raceway (Aug. 3), Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Canada (Sept. 1) and Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway (Sept. 28).
Across 47 ARCA Racing Series starts since 2010, Hackenbracht has amassed 1 win (Pocono, 2012), 2 pole awards, 8 top-five and 22 top-10 finishes while leading 230 laps. The young driver finished eighth and fifth, respectively, in the year-end championship point standings in 2011 and 2012.
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As a winner of 26 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races thus far in his young career, Kyle Busch certainly knows how to throw a party, particularly in victory lane.
One track where he hasn’t celebrated as a Sprint Cup winner with confetti, champagne and, of course, milk chocolate M&M’s is Pocono (Pa.) Raceway, the site of Sunday’s appropriately named Party in the Poconos 400....
Kyle Busch and the No. 54 Monster Energy team came away from week 11 in the NASCAR Nationwide Series with a fifth-place finish at Dover (Del.) International Speedway. The six-time 2013 winning Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team had high expectations on the concrete track appropriately named the ‘Monster Mile,’ after leading the race for 72 of 200 event laps. A late race caution period...
Kyle Busch led twice for 50 laps en route to his second consecutive NASCAR Camping World Truck Series victory this season and second consecutive win at Dover (Del.) International Speedway in NASCAR’s third division. Busch, who started the race from the fifth spot, took the lead for good on lap 169 and held serve on two late restarts to pick up his 32nd career Truck Series victory...
With another week in the books, here are this week’s Start ‘N’ Park Blog Pick ‘Em Challenge results.
Brandon and Brittany opened up the weekend by picking the winner of the race, Kyle Busch.
Saturday you were either for Kyle Busch or against Kyle Busch. With four pickers taking Busch they cleaned up when he finished two spots higher than Sam Hornish, Jr., whom Brittany picked...
After missing Saturday win, Kyle Busch tries again at Dover today…
Mooresville, NC – Chad Hackenbracht, who made a name for himself in the ARCA Racing Series, is set to make his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) debut for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) behind the wheel of the No. 51 Tastee Apple/Ingersoll Rand Toyota Tundra in this weekend’s WinStar World Casino 400 at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) in Fort Worth. This weekend’s Truck Series...
Kurt Busch topped the speed chart in Happy Hour on Saturday with a lap of 153.224 mph.
Now, if only the Furniture Row Racing team can help its championship driver convert that speed into a win on Sunday.
Certainly, the tools exist. Unofficially, some -- including the driver -- consider the No. 78 Chevrolet the fourth Richard Childress Racing car. And although FRR team owner Barney...
Kyle Busch (fourth) was the highest finishing Camry driver in Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Dover International Speedway.
Camry drivers Clint Bowyer (sixth) and Mark Martin (ninth) also recorded top-10 finishes in the 400 mile race.
Hamlin started from the pole and led 41 laps (of 400) on the one-mile concrete oval before having mechanical issues and finished...
DOVER, Del – Kurt Busch was a caution away from having a legitimate shot at winning Sunday’s FedEx 400 Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway.
But the yellow flag didn’t wave at the opportune time for the Furniture Row Racing driver, who ended the 400-lap, 400-mile race in 12th place.
After coming down pit road for fresh tires and fuel on Lap 283, Busch did...
Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Party in the Poconos 400 marks the start of the second half of the 26-race NASCAR Sprint Cup regular season. And with each passing week, the pressure to win and try to get a slot in the 10-race, season-ending Chase for the Sprint Cup intensifies.
Last weekend at Dover International Speedway, Tony Stewart took a big step toward earning one of the two...
A penalty to Jimmie Johnson was all Tony Stewart needed to break out of a four-month slump.
After Johnson was assessed a drive-through penalty for jumping the final restart -- a sanction Johnson protested vehemently -- Stewart passed Juan Pablo Montoya on Lap 398 of 400 to win Sunday's FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway.
The victory was the first...
Camry drivers Brian Vickers (second), Matt Kenseth (third) and Kyle Busch (fifth) earned top-five finishes in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) race at Dover International Speedway.
Busch was at the front of the field more than any other driver on Saturday — leading 72 laps (of 200) around the one-mile oval.
Other Camry drivers in Saturday’s race included...
Kurt Busch led the way with a lap of 23.495 seconds in the final practice for the FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks from Dover. Rounding out the top five was Matt Kenseth, Juan Pablo Montoya, Jimmie Johnson, and Jeff Gordon.
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Dollar General Toyota
With all three series running at the Dover International Speedway, it was a hectic week, but we battled through and I will get you caught up in case you missed any of the action.
Lucas Oil 200 thoughts:
I know we already had the Busch Series once (it’s now the Nationwide Series), but I’m starting to think we should petition NASCAR to make that the new name of the Camping World...
• Darrell Wallace, Jr. earned his first-career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Keystone 21 Means 21 Pole Award on Friday, May 31, at Dover (Del.) International Speedway becoming the youngest pole sitter in series history at the age of 19.
• Making his first NCWTS start at the famed one-mile track, Wallace and his No. 54 Camping World/Good Sam Toyota Tundra led the field...