Las Vegas Motor Speedway
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race #4 of 23 for the 2018 season
Race: Friday, March 2, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV
Title Sponsor: Stratosphere
Race Time: 9:00pm/et
Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 9:16pm/et
Television Race Coverage: FoxSports1 - 7:30pm/et
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Times are local to the Track and subject to change
Thursday, March 1
9:00 AM 11:30 AM NCWTS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOAD)
11:00 AM 6:00 PM NCWTS GARAGE OPEN
1:00 PM NCWTS ROOKIE MEETING, SPOTTER MEETING, & RANDOM DRAWING
1:15 PM 1:30 PM NCWTS ROOKIE TRACK RIDE
2:05 PM 2:55 PM NCWTS 1ST PRACTICE
4:05 PM 4:55 PM NCWTS 2ND PRACTICE
Friday, March 2
8:00 AM NCWTS GARAGE OPENS
1:00 PM 1:45 PM NCWTS AUTOGRAPH SESSION
3:05 PM (6:05 PM) NCWTS QUALIFYING (SINGLE VEHICLE / TWO ROUNDS)
4:15 PM NCWTS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (MEDIA CENTER)
5:30 PM NCWTS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS
6:00 PM (9:00 PM) NCWTS RACE (134 LAPS, 201 MILES)
NCWTS = NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Busch wins Las Vegas: #51-Kyle Busch drove to victory at his home track, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, on Friday night, Holding off the charges of battling #21-Johnny Sauter and #16-Brett Moffitt. Busch started from the pole and led 55 laps en route to his 50th Truck Series win. A 51st win would tie him for the all-time series lead with Hall of Famer Ron Hornaday, Jr.
Sauter, Moffitt, #98-Grant Enfinger, #52-Stewart Friesen, #25-Dalton Sargeant, #41-Ben Rhodes, #2-Cody Coughlin, #45-Justin Fontaine, and #02-Austin Hill followed within the top-10.
There were five caution flags for 25 laps and 14 lead changes among seven leaders.
See results on the Las Vegas race results page(3-2-2018)
Las Vegas Truck Series Race Fast Facts:
Kyle Busch(i) won the Inaugural Stratosphere 200, his 50th victory in 142 NASCAR Camping World
Truck Series races - second-most all-time.
This is his first victory and first top-10 finish in 2018.
This is his first victory and second top-10 finish in two races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Johnny Sauter (second) posted his seventh top-10 finish in ten races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It
is his third top-10 finish in 2018.
Brett Moffitt (third) posted his first top-10 finish in his first start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Dalton Sargeant (sixth) was the highest finishing rookie.
Johnny Sauter leads the point standings by 39 points over Brett Moffitt.
(NASCAR Statistics) (3-2-2018)
Stage 1 - 40, winner, #18-Noah Gragson
Stage 2 - 80, winner, #52-Stewart Friesen
Stage 3 - 134, winner, #51-Kyle Busch
Camping World Truck standings following Las Vegas:
1) #21-Johnny Sauter, 148 [1 win]
2) #16-Brett Moffitt, 109, -39, [1 win]
3) #98-Grant Enfinger, 108, -40
4) #18-Noah Gragson, 107, -41
5) #41-Ben Rhodes, 103, -45
6) #52-Stewart Friesen, 101, -47
7) #51-Spencer Davis, 94, -54
8) #25-Dalton Sagreant, 92, -56
9) #88-Matt Crafton, 84, -64
10) #13-Myatt Snider, 84, -64
See complete standings on Driver points standings page and the owner's standings are posted on the Owner points standings page. (3-2-2018)
Free Pass - Who got a lap back on each caution at Las Vegas: (and their finish)
Caution 1: #33-Reaume, 25th
Caution 2: #54-Marks, 11th
Caution 3: #20-Disdier, 19th
Caution 4: #22-Self, 16th
Caution 5: #54-Marks, 11th
QUALIFYING, PRACTICE, AND ENTRY INFORMATION
Busch on Truck pole at Las Vegas: #51-Kyle Busch won the pole for Friday night's Stratosphere 200 Camping World Truck Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with a speed at 176.615mph. #52-Stewart Friesen, #21-Johnny Sauter, #4-Spencer Davis, #18-Noah Gragson, #16-Brett Moffitt, #98-Grant Enfinger, #8-John Hunter Nemechek, and #13-Myatt Snider were the top-10. The starting lineup is posted on the Las Vegas starting lineup page(3-2-2018)
Las Vegas Qualifying Fast Facts:
Kyle Busch(i) won the Pole Award for the Inaugural Stratosphere 200 with a lap of 30.575 seconds,176.615 mph.
This is his 20th pole in 142 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
This is his second pole and second top-10 start in 2018.
This is his first pole in two races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Stewart Friesen (second) posted his third top-10 start of 2018 and his first in three races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Johnny Sauter (third) posted his fifth top-10 start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It is his third in three races this season.
Myatt Snider (10th) was the fastest qualifying rookie.
(NASCAR Statistics) (3-2-2018)
Qualifying will consist of two single-truck rounds. Qualifying rules
Sauter fastest in final Las Vegas Truck practice: #21-Johnny Sauter was fastest during final practice for Friday night's Stratosphere 200 Camping World Truck Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with a speed of 179.319mph. The rest of the top-10: #16-Brett Moffitt, #18-Noah Gragson, #52-Stewart Friesen, #51-Kyle Busch, #98-Grant Enfinger, #88-Matt Crafton, #8-John Hunter Nemechek, #41-Ben Rhodes, and #54-Justin Marks. 30 drivers practiced during the session. See complete results on the Practice 2 speeds (pdf)(3-1-2018)
Marks fastest in opening Las Vegas Truck practice: #54-Justin Marks was fastest during the opening practice for Friday night's Stratosphere 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway with a speed of 178.141mph.
Atlanta winner, #16-Brett Moffitt, was second fastest, followed by Las Vegas native #18-Noah Gragson, #21-Johnny Sauter, #51-Kyle Busch, #41-Ben Rhodes, #52-Stewart Friesen, #02-Austin Hill, #98-Grant Enfinger, and #4-Spencer Davis.
24 drivers practiced during the session. See complete results on the Practice 1 speeds (pdf)(3-1-2018)
Truck Series entry list:There are 31 trucks entered for Friday night's Stratosphere 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. See the complete list on the Las Vegas entry list page (pdf). (2-26-2018)
See tire codes, pressures, set limits and more for all races at Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Goodyear tire notes page.
A look at many news, notes and story lines for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race and XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, see the stats on the NASCAR National Series News & Notes - Las Vegas