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Camping World Truck Series News and Rumors

Next Race: Homestead Miami Speedway

Entry list: 31 teams entered
Practice 1: Friday, November 16, 8:35-9:25am/et
Practice 2: Friday, November 16, 10:05-10:55am/et
Qualifying: Friday, November 16, 3:45pm/et on FS1
Race: Friday, November 16, 2018, 8:00pm/et on FS1, MRN (Stages: 40/80/134)
Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 8:15pm/et

Truck Series entry list:There are 31 trucks entered for Friday's season-finale Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. See the complete list on the Homestead entry list page (pdf). (11-13-2018)


Championship 4 News and Notes - NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

An in-depth look at the four drivers that have qualified for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship 4.[More](11-14-2018)


Harrison Burton to run full 2019 Trucks schedule

Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced today that Safelite® AutoGlass will return to the organization in 2019 as a primary sponsor for 19 races on Harrison Burton's No. 18 Tundra during his first full-time season in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGOTS). The nation's largest provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services joined KBM in 2018 as the primary sponsor for championship contender Noah Gragson and also has served as an associate sponsor for Burton's limited Truck Series schedule this season.[More](11-14-2018)


Last Race: ISM Raceway

Entry list: 31 teams entered
Practice 1: Results
Practice 2: Results
Qualifying: Lineup
Crew Rosters: Posted
Pitstalls: Posted
Race: Race Report

Brett Moffitt clinches Championship 4 berth with dramatic win at Phoenix:Charging from third to first with a strong inside move after a restart with three laps left, Brett Moffitt clinched his spot in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship 4 with a dramatic victory in Friday night's Lucas Oil 150 at ISM Raceway. Moffitt pulled away to win his fifth race of the season by .456 seconds over Gragson, who qualified for the Championship 4 on points, as Enfinger faded to fourth and out of the Playoff picture.Toyota drivers Moffitt and Gragson joined GMS Racing teammates Johnny Sauter and Justin Haley in the Championship 4. Sauter had qualified with a win at Martinsville, and Haley earned his spot with a victory at Texas.[More](11-9-2018)

Moffitt wins Phoenix Truck race: #16-Brett Moffitt was the victor following a three-wide battle for the lead with three laps remaining in the Lucas Oil 150 on Friday night at ISM Raceway. He drove away and secured his fifth win of the season and a spot in the four-man race to the championship next week at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
#18-Noah Gragson finished second and claimed the final spot in the championship race. #21-Johnny Sauter and #24-Justin Haley were already locked in entering this week's race based on previous wins.
#98-Grant Enfinger led 10 laps and was part of the battle for the lead following the final restart, but was unable to pull off a last-lap comeback to get the win he needed to advance. #88-Matt Crafton was the final driver in the round of six, but an 11th place finish wasn't enough for the two-time champion to have a shot at another title.
As the championship field was locked in, #51-Harrison Burton finished third, followed by #98-Enfinger, #52-Stewart Friesen, #17-Tyler Ankrum, #21-Sauter, #19-Derek Kraus, #46-Christian Eckes, and #2-Sheldon Creed.
There were five caution flags for 33 laps and eight lead changes among six leaders.
See results on the ISM Raceway race results page(11-9-2018)

Camping World Truck points reset following Phoenix:
#16-Brett Moffitt, 4000 [5 wins]
#24-Justin Haley, 4000 [3 wins]
#21-Johnny Sauter, 4000 [6 wins]
#18-Noah Gragson, 4000 [1 win]
Will miss the Championship race:
#88-Matt Crafton
#98-Grant Enfinger
See complete standings on Driver points standings page and the owner's standings are posted on the Owner points standings page. (11-9-2018)


Creed set to race full-time in the Truck Series with GMS Racing in 2019

Sheldon Creed will join GMS Racing full-time next season, competing for Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors during the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoor Truck Series season. Additional information on truck number and sponsor will be announced at a later date.[More](11-9-2018)


Texas Motor Speedway post-race penalties announced

Crew chief Ryan Bell of the #35 truck team, truck chief Jerry Kennedy, and mechanic Patrick Magee have been suspended for the next three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series/NASCAR Gander Outdoors Trucks Series Championship Points Events, through Feb. 20, 2019, for loss or separation of added ballast from the vehicle, following the race at Texas.[More](11-7-2018)


Tenda Equine and Pet Care Products join Snider, ThorSport to close out the season

Tenda Equine and Pet Care Products, serving the performance horse industry for over 45 years, joins ThorSport Racing as Primary Partner for Myatt Snider's No. 13 Ford F-150 at the penultimate NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Lucas Oil 150 at ISM Raceway, and the season-finale Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.[More](11-6-2018)



Vankor signs multi-year sponsorship for Gander Outdoors Truck Series race at Texas

Vankor, an independent energy and commodities company headquartered in North Texas that specializes in the trade and distribution of oil and gas, has signed a multi-year deal to serve as the entitlement sponsor for the spring NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race beginning in 2019.The Vankor 350 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race will be making its debut during the spring weekend for the first time in the history of Texas Motor Speedway.[More](11-2-2018)


Chevy to debut new body designs for NXS and Trucks

Sources have confirmed that Chevrolet will be hosting a press conference at Texas Motor Speedway Friday at 11:45 a.m. in the media center to announce new Camaro and Silverado body designs for the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series and the 2019 Gander Outdoors Trucks Series entries. A press release regarding the weekend schedule from the track may have spilled the beans on the event, as well, but news that Chevrolet had been working to redesign the Camaro was first reported by Kickin' the Tires in April.(10-31-2018)
UPDATE: Chevrolet will campaign an updated Camaro SS coupe in the NASCAR Xfinity Series™ and the new Silverado in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Series™ in 2019, the brand announced today. This marks the third time the Xfinity Series Camaro SS has received an update since its competition debut in 2013. This is the first time since 2014 the Gander Outdoors Truck Series Silverado has been redesigned.[More]


Little plans final three races with new sponsor

Set to make their first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series start since Las Vegas Motor Speedway in September, JJL Motorsports and driver Jesse Little return to action for two of the final three races this year starting with Friday night's JAG Metals 350 at Texas Motor Speedway. Skuttle Tight will support the team at Texas and for the season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 16.[More](10-29-2018)


Premium Motorsports to cease Truck Series operations after 2018 season

Premium Motorsports announced today that they will not field a team in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series in 2019. They will finish the season racing the #49 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Chevrolet Silverado with Sobriety Nation as the team's primary sponsor before ceasing operations after the final race of the 2018 season at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The reason given for doing this is to be able to focus solely on their Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series racing program in 2019. [More](10-18-2018)


Talladega penalties announced

Crew chiefs #02-Kendrick, #52-Bruce, and #21-Shear have been fined $5,000 for pre-race tech inspection infractions.[More](10-17-2018)


Truck and XFINITY races at Nashville?

The owner of Bristol Motor Speedway is in preliminary talks about holding two yearly NASCAR races at the Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, but the two sides appear no closer to a deal. Tony Formosa, the longtime promoter of the fairgrounds racetrack, said Speedway Motorsports, the company that owns Bristol Motor Speedway, has expressed interest in holding a NASCAR Xfinity Series race and a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at the fairgrounds.[More](10-12-2018)


Chavous to step away from racing after Talladega

Wendell Chavous, driver of the #49 Chevrolet for Premium Motorsports, announced that his last race will be this weekend at Talladega. Chavous says he is stepping away from racing because he wants to spend more time with his son and build his business.[More](10-8-2018)


Charges against Jordan Anderson dropped

Jordan Anderson released on a statement on Tuesday afternoon regarding the recent legal issues regarding a race truck. "My attorney has stayed in constant contact with the Rowan County District Attourney handling the case to reach a resolution, which has resulted in charges being dropped and a voluntary dismissal being filed earlier this morning without the need of a formal arrest. The race truck in question was delivered earlier this week to a location desired by the Rowan County Sheriffs Department. I continue to maintain my innocence in this matter, and the fact that I bought the race truck in good faith with a bill of sale, unbeknown of its history."[More](10-2-2018)


Tyler Dippel joins GMS Truck lineup

GMS Racing announced today that Tyler Dippel has joined the team for the final four races of the 2018 season. Beginning with the October 27th race at Martinsville Speedway, Dippel will drive the No. 25 Chevrolet Silverado with leadership from veteran crew chief Jerry Baxter. [More](9-26-2018)


Creed joins GMS

Nearly clinching the 2018 ARCA Racing Series championship with two races remaining in the season, Sheldon Creed will climb behind the wheel of the No. 28 Chevrolet Silverado for the remaining four races of the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season with GMS Racing, starting at Martinsville Speedway.[More](9-25-2018)


Coughlin out at GMS

Due to unforeseen issues with additional sponsorship needed, Cody Coughlin will no longer drive the No. 2 Chevrolet for GMS Racing. Spencer Gallagher will fulfill the No. 2 GMS entry at Talladega.[More](9-24-2018)


Fontaine to step away from racing at season's end

Justin Fontaine says that barring a major influx of sponsorship funds, he is indefinitely stepping away from racing following the season-finale at Homestead.[More](9-17-2018)