News & Updates

August 27, 2018

2018 Canada Race Recap

Canada Race Information: Started: 4th Stage 1: 5th Stage 2: 5th Finished: 5th Laps: 65/65 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 5th Owner Points: 11th Playoff Position: 5th                    MATT CRAFTON WITHSTANDS WILD FINISH FOR 10TH TOP-10 FINISH OF 2018 SEASON “We were just a little tight all day long. Junior [Joiner] and the guys kept working on it […]
August 23, 2018

2018 Canada Race Preview

Matt Crafton, No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Ford F-150 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Canadian Tire Motorsports Park – Chevrolet Silverado 250 Race No. 17 of 23   Team Info/Stats: Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr. Driver Point Standings: 8th Owner Point Standings: 11th Spotter: Gary Mann Chatting with Matt Crafton… “I love road course racing, and I’m definitely looking forward to […]
August 16, 2018

Crafton seals Truck Series playoff spot

 By: Zack Albert NASCAR.com August 16, 2018  at 11:51 pm BRISTOL, Tenn. — Matt Crafton found himself in an unusual position Thursday night, pulling for former teammate Johnny Sauter. A new, championship-eligible winner at Bristol Motor Speedway would have unseated him from postseason contention in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. But Crafton — with an assist from Sauter — held on for […]
August 16, 2018

2018 Bristol Race Recap

Bristol Race Information: Started: 18th Stage 1: 12th Stage 2: 11th Finished: 8th Laps: 200/200 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 8th Owner Points: 11th Playoff Position: 8th   MATT CRAFTON ROUNDS OUT THE 2018 NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES PLAYOFF FIELD “Tonight, we just didn’t have track position. We worked our way up [after the start], lost a […]
August 15, 2018

2018 Bristol Race Preview

Matt Crafton, No. 88 Hormel Great Lakes Flooring/Menards Ford F-150 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Bristol Motor Speedway – UNOH 200 Race No. 16 of 23 Team Info/Stats: Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr. Driver Point Standings: 6th Owner Point Standings: 9th Playoff Position: 8th Spotter: Stevie Reeves Chatting with Matt Crafton… “I’m looking forward to getting on track at Bristol this […]
August 11, 2018

2018 Michigan Race Recap

Michigan Race Information: Started: 11th Stage 1: 16th Stage 2: 6th Finished: 10th Laps: 100/100 Laps Led: 18 Status: Running Driver Points: 6th Owner Points: 9th Playoff Position: 8th   MATT CRAFTON EARNS ANOTHER TOP-10 AT MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY “It was an up-and-down day for us. We had to start from the tail of the field but worked our way […]
August 9, 2018

2018 Michigan Race Preview

Michigan International Speedway – Corrigan Oil 200 Race No. 15 of 23 Team Info/Stats: Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr. Driver Point Standings: 6th Owner Point Standings: 8th Playoff Position: 8th Spotter: Stevie Reeves   News and Notes:  This Week’s No. 88 Hormel Black Label Bacon/Menards Ford F-150… The No. 88 ThorSport Racing team will unload chassis No. 54 for Saturday’s […]
July 28, 2018

2018 Pocono Race Recap

Pocono Race Information: Started: 20th Stage 1 Finish: 12th Stage 2 Finish: 20th Finished: 9th Laps: 60/60 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 6th Owner Points: 8th TOP-10 FINISH FOR MATT CRAFTON AT POCONO “We struggled all weekend for some reason. We were just loose, really, really loose today, and never could quite get it dialed-in. We’ve got two […]
July 25, 2018

2018 Pocono Race Preview

Team Info/Stats: Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr. Driver Point Standings: 6th Owner Point Standings: 8th Spotter: Stevie Reeves News and Notes: This Week’s No. 88 Goof Off/Menards Ford F-150… The No. 88 ThorSport Racing team will unload chassis No. 66 for Saturday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Gander Outdoors 150 at Pocono Raceway. This chassis, which was built […]
July 19, 2018

2018 Eldora Race Recap

Eldora Race Information: Started: 4th Stage 1 Position: 8th Stage 2 Position: 7th Finished: 4th Laps: 153/153 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 6th Owner Points: 8th MATT CRAFTON MUSCLES HIS WAY TO A TOP-FIVE FINISH AT ELDORA SPEEDWAY “The track was just so much different than it was last night. We missed the setup big time, and ended […]
July 17, 2018

2018 Eldora Race Preview

Team Info/Stats: Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr. Driver Point Standings: 7th Owner Point Standings: 9th Spotter: Stevie Reeves News and Notes: This Week’s No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Ford F-150… The No. 88 ThorSport Racing team will unload chassis No. 69 for Wednesday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Eldora Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway. This chassis will make it’s […]
July 13, 2018

2018 Kentucky Race Recap

Kentucky Race Information: Started: 30th Stage 1 Position: 6th Stage 2 Position: 9th Finished: 3rd Laps: 150/150 Laps Led: 0 Status: Running Driver Points: 7th Owner Points: 9th 3RD-PLACE FINISH FOR MATT CRAFTON AT KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY “We put ourselves in a deficit after qualifying – just got real loose – started 30th and drove to sixth after the first run. […]