Three Takeaways from Phoenix

3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. Phoenix provides for great racing, but not a lot of passing. After watching Nathan Carroll and Mike Smith battle lap after lap for the lead in the Nuka-Cola Series race, it became clear that while the racing … Continue reading Three Takeaways from Phoenix

Maloch Takes Phoenix Win

Ben Maloch scored his fourth career victory at the Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday, his first since winning at Michigan prior to the midway point last season. Maloch gives ND Racing it's first points paying victory of the season since re-branding from BHS Motorsports. It's also the team's first victory since Maloch last won at … Continue reading Maloch Takes Phoenix Win

Carroll Scores First Win At Home Track

Nathan Carroll scored his first career victory Saturday, after a thrilling battle with Las Vegas winner Mike Smith. Carroll led a race high 158 laps, while Smith was able to take the top spot for 15 laps. Despite Smith's low lap led count, he and Carroll remained locked side-by-side for much of the second half … Continue reading Carroll Scores First Win At Home Track

3 Takeaways from Las Vegas

3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. The big one in the Nuka-Cola race at Las Vegas could have been avoided. In what has been a relatively clean start to the Nuka-Cola series, the big wreck that ended the Las Vegas race under … Continue reading 3 Takeaways from Las Vegas

Reynolds Wins Big In Vegas For Wood Bros.

Joe Reynolds led 82 laps to take victory in the Kobalt Tools 400 on Sunday, his first since the Mosport Road Course late last season. The win is also the second for Wood Brothers Racing, which last went to victory lane in the Daytona 500 in 2013B with Trevor Clark. Atlanta winner Philip von Borries … Continue reading Reynolds Wins Big In Vegas For Wood Bros.

Mike Smith Narrowly Escapes Crash to Win Las Vegas

Mike Smith led a race high 136 laps at Las Vegas, and won the race. But he almost didn't. Smith was among many involved in a large crash in turns 3 and 4, that took place over the course of two laps, as caution lights malfunctioned and failed to alert drivers to slow down. Despite … Continue reading Mike Smith Narrowly Escapes Crash to Win Las Vegas

3 Takeaways After Atlanta

3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. The new Truck Series aerodynamic package is something else. The entire Truck race at Atlanta Motor Speedway was intense. With the field running in mostly a large pack, it begs the question on whether or not we … Continue reading 3 Takeaways After Atlanta

Von Borries Dominates for First Atlanta Win

Philip von Borries led a race high 178 laps en route to his first career win at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday. In doing so, the Cabanilla-Haas driver held off Corvega Clash winner Joshua Wilkinson, who led the second most laps (83) among all drivers. Fred Martin would lead the field to green for the … Continue reading Von Borries Dominates for First Atlanta Win

Caldwell Scores Upset at Atlanta

Megan Caldwell won in just her second career Red Rocket Truck Series start, leading the final eight laps the of the race while positions shuffled from second through the rest of the field. Former Cup Series driver Barecci Velasquez finished in second, followed by rookie Danielle Hurd, Nuka-Cola regular Tina Iser, and Truck regular Dillon … Continue reading Caldwell Scores Upset at Atlanta

Dillon Young Wins Nuka-Cola Race at Atlanta

Dillon Young scored his fifth career Nuka-Cola Series victory with a win at Atlanta. Young used pit strategy to go from sixth place prior to the final round of pit stops, to take the lead, a position he'd hold for the final 20 laps or so. Young's final pit stop came at lap 123, while … Continue reading Dillon Young Wins Nuka-Cola Race at Atlanta

3 Takeaways from Daytona Speedweeks

3 Takeaways will be a weekly series, looking at three major headlines or events during the previous race weekend. Daytona put on a show. No doubt about it, all three primary series' races at Daytona this season were exciting, and lived up to the hype. All three series saw a first time winner (at least … Continue reading 3 Takeaways from Daytona Speedweeks

Mostiler Snaps 38 Race Winless Streak with Daytona Victory

Michelle Mostiler ended a 38 race winless streak by winning the 2017-2018 Daytona 500. Mostiler used a last lap pass, and a big push from Courtney Schley to win Courtney Schley, running a part-time schedule, finished second, with pole winner TJ Howard finishing in third. Kevin Dilbeck and Britton Baker finished out the Top-5. The … Continue reading Mostiler Snaps 38 Race Winless Streak with Daytona Victory

Finch Scores Upset Daytona Win

Rookie of the Year Candidate Calvin Finch scored his first career victory in just his 10th Nuka-Cola Series start with a surprise win in Saturday's Daytona race. The driver led just 5 laps in the event, and used lapped traffic to steal the win with a last lap pass. The lapped car of Siobahn Hawkins … Continue reading Finch Scores Upset Daytona Win

Sitte Scores Season Opening Victory at Daytona

Paige Sitte won the season opening Truck Race at Daytona International Speedway Friday, her third victory in the series. Stole the lead from Kevin Schnaubelt just after taking the white flag as the field headed for turn 1 on the last lap. A frenzy in the last lap resulted in Cup Series regular Joshua Wilkinson … Continue reading Sitte Scores Season Opening Victory at Daytona

Wolkowicz/Dugan Jr. win Duels

Brendan Wolkowicz and Kevin Dugan Jr., both used a last lap pass to win their 1st Budweiser Duels at Daytona on Thursday. Both races would determine how the field lines up for Sunday's Daytona 500. In Duel #1, action was intense to start, with much of the pack racing door to door two and three … Continue reading Wolkowicz/Dugan Jr. win Duels