Kevin Harvick led a race-high 61 laps en route to the win in the WinStar World Casino 350K NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night and clinched an owner’s title for the No. 2 truck that he owns and drove to the race win.
“We’ve had a lot of momentum in the No. 2 truck,” Harvick said in victory lane.
But the bigger story of the night involved another one of Harvick’s trucks and had driver championship implications. Ron Hornaday, driver of the Kevin Harvick Inc. No. 33 truck headed into Friday’s race only 15 points behind leader Austin Dillon.
Hornaday was racing Kyle Busch for second position as the two drivers attempted to also make their ways past a lapped truck. The two made contact, resulting in each truck making slight contact with the wall and the yellow flag waving for the first time in the race. While under caution, Busch retaliated by spinning Hornaday and causing Hornaday to make hard impact with the wall. Th...