NASCAR Truck Series race results from Charlotte Motor Speedway
Tonight, the NASCAR Truck Series has the stage. They’re set to take the green for the first time since February.
View full Charlotte Truck race results below.
The truck series field is set to hit turn one for the first time. No practice or qualifying sessions have taken place this week for the trucks.
There’s a $100,000 bounty on the line. Any Cup Series regular that beats Kyle Busch will be given $50,000 by Kevin Harvick. That money is matched by the Gander Outdoors CEO, $100,000 total. However, there’s been a change to the bounty. The money will now be donated as COVID relief.
Charlotte Truck Race
Stage 1 – Results
Laps: 30 (1-30)
Ben Rhodes and Tyler Ankrum set the front row for the 134 lap event. They roll to the starting line…
Green flag, Ben Rhodes is clear by three into turn one. Austin Hill picks up his draft off turn two and has a tow. Hill fakes a move to the inside and drives to the outside of Rhodes. Hill is clear off turn four.
Lap 3, Jordan Anderson is slow and he heads for the pits under green.
Lap 16, the competition caution is out.
Kyle Busch pits from 6th. The top five stay out.
Green, Hill and Matt Crafton run even into turn one. Hill noses ahead on the inside lane.
5 to go in stage one, Ross Chastain has climbed to the bumper of Hill for the race lead. Chastain looks inside into turn one and clears him with ease.
Ross Chastain takes the win in the NASCAR Truck race at Charlotte Motor Seepdway!
Charlotte Truck Race Results – Stage 1: 1. Ross Chastain; 2. Austin Hill; 3. Zane Smith; 4. Matt Crafton; 5. Ty Majeski; 6. Chase Elliott; 7. Todd Gilliland; 8. Ben Rhodes; 9. Tyler Ankrum; 10. Brett Moffitt;
Charlotte Truck Race
Stage 2 – Results
Laps: 30 (31-60)
The leaders head for the pit lane. Chastain leads them to the pit entry. Austin Hill and Crafton are first to the pit exit. Kyle Busch returned to the pit lane with a broken piece, the crew has repaired it during this stop. Kyle Busch will restart 25th.
Zane Smith and Raphael Lessard stay out.
Green flag on stage two, Lessard leads with a push from Eckes.
Lap 39, Crafton has a tow from Lessard into turn three. Crafton dives to the inside at the last second and he clears him with ease off turn four.
Lap 44, Chase Elliott has run down the bumper of Crafton. Elliott has a run off turn two and he looks to the inside in turn three. Elliott leads at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
5 to go in stage two, Elliott leads Rhodes by 3 seconds. Kyle Busch is up to 6th after restarting 25th.
Chase Elliott takes the win in stage two of the NTS race at Charlotte!
Charlotte Truck Race Results – Stage 2: 1. Chase Elliott; 2. Ben Rhodes; 3. John Hunter Nemechek; 4. Matt Crafton; 5. Kyle Busch; 6. Brett Moffitt; 7. Zane Smith; 8. Todd Gilliland; 9. Ross Chastain; 10. Austin Hill;
Charlotte Truck Race
Stage 3 – Results
Laps: 74 (61-134)
Chase Elliott leads the field to the pit lane. Elliott and Rhodes win the race to the pit exit.
Green flag on stage three, Ben Rhodes leads into turn one with a huge push from Kyle Busch. Busch then rolls to the outside of Rhodes into turn one as Rhodes forces him up the banking in an attempt to block. Busch wins the race off turn two.
Lap 80, Stewart Friesen and Brennan Poole look to the outside of Jesse Iwuji. The lap truck of Iwuji pinched Friesen as he only left room for one truck, not two. All three trucks are collected and the caution is out.
Green, Kyle Busch leads into turn one. Brett Moffitt has a tow off turn two! Moffitt to the lead!
Natalie Decker spins and collects Brennan Poole behind them. The caution is back out.
Moffit leads many to the pit lane. Chase Elliott wins the race to the pit exit. Kyle Busch stayed out with others. Elliott will restart in 16th.
Green, Kyle Busch and Austin Hill run even into turn one and off turn two. Hill bobbles into turn three but he hangs on the right rear of Busch off turn four.
Zane Smith has a run on both of them as he takes them three wide into turn one. Kyle Busch rolls the top and takes the lead.
39 to go, the caution is out and Garrett Smithley is around.
Pit stops: Completed
Kyle Busch, Austin Hill and Tanner Gray pit. All three of them didn;t stop on the last pit stop. Zane Smith is handed the lead. Busch will restart 23rd.
Crafton heads to the pits just as we’re going green.
Green, Zane Smith leads as they run four wide around 10th.
33 to go, Todd Gilliland is in the fence hard and the caution is out.
Green, Zane Smith leads. Johnny Sauter looks to his outside and Sauter power to the lead. Kyle Busch takes them three behind them for 5th.
25 to go
25 to go, Chase Elliott is on the bumper of Sauter for the lead! New leader, Chase Elliott. Kyle Busch climbs to 3rd.
21 to go, Kyle Busch works to 2nd. Chase Elliott leads by 1 second.
13 to go, Chase Elliott leads Kyle Busch by 0.5 seconds and a storm is brewing!
11 to go, Kyle Busch gets held up big time by a lap truck off turn four. He loses four truck lengths.
5 to go, Elliott leads Busch by four truck lengths! Busch loses a ton of time as the work lap trucks in turn four.
Chase Elliott wins the NASCAR Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway!
View full NASCAR Truck Series race results from Charlotte, North Carolina below.
Charlotte Motor Speedway
May 26, 2020
NASCAR Truck Series
Pos | Driver
1. Chase Elliott
2. Kyle Busch
3. Zane Smith
4. Brett Moffitt
5. Sheldon Creed
6. John Hunter Nemechek
7. Johnny Sauter
8. Ty Majeski
9. Austin Hill
10. Ben Rhodes
11. Ross Chastain
12. Grant Enfinger
13. Tyler Ankrum
14. Christian Eckes
15. Raphael Lessard
16. Derek Kraus
17. Tate Fogleman
18. Codie Rohrbraugh
19. Austin Wayne Self
20. Tanner Gray
21. Jesse Little
22. Timmy Hill
23. Angela Ruch
24. Korbin Forrister
25. Spencer Boyd
26. Jennifer Jo Cobb
27. Natalie Decker
28. Bayley Currey
29. Clay Greenfield
30. Stewart Friensen
31. Jordan Anderson
32. Cory Roper
33. TJ Bell
34. Bryan Dauzat
35. Matt Crafton
36. Garrett Smithley
37. Todd Gilliland
38. Brennan Poole
39. Jesse Iwuji
40. Spencer Davis