News & Updates

August 16, 2019

2019 Bristol Race Recap

“We just lost track position. Had a bad restart with the No. 2 (Sheldon Creed) up top and got shuffled back then had to try to fight our way back to the front from the back of the field. All of the guys on the No. 88 Great Lakes Flooring/Menards Ford F-150 team worked hard tonight and glad to be […]
August 15, 2019

2019 Bristol Race Preview

In 16 Gander Trucks Bristol starts, Crafton has four top five’s and 10 top 10’s including 129 laps led. He scored a series track-best finish, second, in 2017 and 2009. Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (446) in the Gander Trucks. Among his success in the past 19 seasons, the two-time champion has earned 15 poles, and led 2,559 […]
August 12, 2019

2019 Michigan Race Recap

“We got our Chi-Chi’s/Menards Ford F-150 fast at the end of the day. I just raced my race because at the end of the day I knew the drivers that couldn’t win and which ones were going to be tough at the end. When the No. 4 (Todd Gilliland), No. 18 (Harrison Burton), No. 99 (Ben Rhodes) were all one, […]
August 9, 2019

2019 Michigan Race Preview

NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Playoffs: The saying “win and you’re in” takes on special significance this weekend as there is one position up for grabs this weekend. If one of the seven drivers moving on to the postseason wins this weekend at Michigan International Speedway – or he, himself wins, Matt Crafton will earn the final Playoff spot. If […]
August 2, 2019

2019 Eldora Race Recap

Started: 2nd Stage 1: 5th Stage 2: 3rd Finished: 10th Laps: 150//150 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 2nd Owner Points: 3rd 2019 Stats: Starts: 15 Laps Completed: 2308/2310 Laps Led: 34 Wins: 0 Poles: 2 Top-five Finishes: 6 Top-10 Finishes: 13 Average start: 7.1 Average finish: 7.1
July 31, 2019

2019 Eldora Race Preview

In six Gander Trucks, starts at Eldora Speedway, Matt Crafton has two top five’s and six top-10 finishes. He finished fourth in last year’s race at the track after starting fourth. Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (444) in the Gander Trucks. Among his success in the past 19 seasons, the two-time champion has earned 15 poles, and led […]
July 29, 2019

2019 Pocono Race Recap

“We made progress on the No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Ford F-150 as the race went on. That’s all we can ask for. This place has always been a thorn in my side so to leave here with a top-10 finish and get some bonus points is an accomplishment.” – Matt Crafton Pocono Race Information: Started: 8th Stage 1: 11th Stage […]
July 26, 2019

2019 Pocono Race Preview

In nine Gander Trucks, starts at Pocono Raceway, Matt Crafton has two top five’s and six top-10 finishes. He finished ninth in last year at the track. Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (443) in the Gander Trucks. Among his success in the past 19 seasons, the two-time champion has earned 15 poles, and led 2,559 laps en route […]
July 12, 2019

2019 Kentucky Race Recap

Kentucky Race Information: Started: 4th Stage 1: 12th Stage 2: 1st Finished: 13th Laps: 148/150 Laps Led: 11 Status: Running Driver Points: 4th Owner Points: 5th 2019 Stats: Starts: 13 Laps Completed: 2098/2100 Laps Led: 34 Wins: 0 Poles: 2 Top-five Finishes: 6 Top-10 Finishes: 11 Average start: 7.5 Average finish: 6.9
July 10, 2019

2019 Kentucky Race Preview

In 20 starts, Matt Crafton has one win (2015) at Kentucky Speedway in the Gander Trucks, in addition to two poles (2015, 2012). He finished third in last year’s Buckle Up in Your Truck 225. Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (442) in the Gander Truck Series. Among his success in the past 19 seasons, the two-time champion has […]
July 1, 2019

2019 Chicagoland Race Recap

Chicagoland Race Information: Started: 11th Stage 1: 7th Stage 2: 7th Finished: 8th Laps: 150/150 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 4th Owner Points: 5th 2019 Stats: Starts: 12 Laps Completed: 1950/1950 Laps Led: 23 Wins: 0 Poles: 2 Top-five Finishes: 6 Top-10 Finishes: 11 Average start: 7.8 Average finish: 6.4
June 27, 2019

2019 Chicagoland Race Preview

In 10 starts Matt Crafton has led 38 laps and completed 1458/1505 laps at Chicagoland in the Gander Trucks, in addition to a pole in 2009 and a track-best finish of second (2014). Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (441) in the Gander Truck Series. Among his success in the past 19 seasons, the two-time champion has earned 15 […]