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34 year old, Wisconsin native, Johnny Sauter, follows up his season opening win at the 2.5 mile Daytona International Speedway with a victory at the half mile paperclip in Martinsville. Today’s win marks only the second time in Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) history that a driver opened the season with back to back wins. Sauter led 17 laps in his ThorSport / Carolina Nut Co. Toyota en route to his eighth career NCWTS victory. When asked how he was able to get to the lead late in the race, Sauter responded, “I tried to time it just right and that’s the key.” Sauter also stretched his lead in the series standings to 12 points over series rookie, Jeb Burton. Jeb Burton was the star of the Kroger 250. Burton who sat on the pole and broke track record on Friday, led 154 laps in his seventh series start. On lap 105, Burton tagged the rear of leader and series veteran, Ron Hornaday, causing major damage. Hornaday rallied back to a respectable tenth place finish. After the race, Burton ...
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