Lap By Lap Comments


Lap 146:

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Lap 146:

Townley wins the Rhino Linings 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. This is Townley's first career win.

Lap 142:

Crafton pitting for fuel. Townley is out of fuel.

Lap 131:

Crafton could be short on fuel with 15 laps remaining.

Lap 129:

Townley closing in on Crafton. Currently running 1.197 seconds behind the ThorSport driver.

Lap 120:

Crafton leads Townley by 1.260 seconds. Crafton is also now leading Erik Jones in the Truck Series driver standings by two points.

Lap 119:

Nine drivers on the lead lap. Brandon Jones is running ninth.

Lap 115:

Top five: Crafton, Townley, Hayley, Bell and Erik Jones, respectively.

Lap 107:

Just 10 drivers on the lead lap currently. Sauter is running 10th. Reddick is the first driver a lap down in 11th.

Lap 100:

Reddick is the current leader.

Lap 99:

Sauter heads to pit road.

Lap 95:

Brandon Jones and Hayley booth overshoot their pit boxes.

Lap 94:

Sauter is the current leader while green-flag pit stops are underway.

Lap 91:

Leader Hayley comes to pit road.

Lap 91:

Crafton on pit road.

Lap 91:

Tyler Young on pit road.

Lap 88:

Hayley now running 2.808 seconds in front of teammate Crafton.

Lap 82:

Erik Jones now running in fifth and leading the Truck Series standings.

Lap 77:

Hayley extends his lead to 1.822 seconds over Crafton.

Lap 74:

ThorSport teammates Hayley and Crafton currently claiming the front row.


Sauter damaged after contact with Nemechek. Video Hightlights

Lap 70:

Currently 22 drivers on the lead lap with Jennifer Jo Cobb running 22nd.

Lap 69:

Hayley takes the lead from Crafton.

Lap 67:

Akinori Ogata gets loose and spins. No caution.

Lap 64:

Crafton leads Hayley by .226 seconds.

Lap 59:

Erik Jones now running seventh.

Lap 58:

Top five: Crafton, Hayley, Peters, Brandon Jones and Bell, respectively.

Lap 53:

Crafton snags the lead.

Lap 52:

Green flag: Peters leads off the restart.

Lap 48:

Caution: Nemechek gets into the back of Sauter, turning him loose. No. 94 is the beneficiary.

Lap 47:

Sauter takes second from Nemechek.

Lap 46:

Nemechek running .111 seconds behind leader Peters.

Lap 44:

Crafton leading Erik Jones in the standings by four points, currently.

Lap 43:

Erik Jones currently running back in 14th.

Lap 42:

Brandon Jones takes the lead from Peters.

Lap 42:

Green flag: Peters leads off the restart.

Lap 36:

Caution: Korbin Forrister drops fluid. No. 63 is the beneficiary.


Reddick gets loose, sends Theriault into wall: Video Hightlights

Lap 34:

Crafton is looking to break into the top five by closing in on Peters and Nemechek.

Lap 31:

Sauter takes the lead from Townley.

Lap 30:

Top five: Townley, Sauter, Cameron Hayley, Peters and Nemechek, respectively.

Lap 27:

Townley leads for the second time in his Camping World Truck Series career.

Lap 23:

Green flag: John Wes Townley leads off the restart.

Lap 21:

Race off pit road: 05-13-98-17-33-4-11-54-23-51.

Lap 20:

Pit road is open.

Lap 17:

Theriault gets taken away on a stretcher in an ambulance.

Lap 16:

Trucks heading down pit road as safety workers tend to Theriault.

Lap 15:

Theriauly is being helped out of his truck.

Lap 14:

Caution: Austin Theriault makes contact with teammate Tyler Reddick and hits the wall. No. 45 is the beneficiary.

Lap 8:

Crafton creates a .604 second lead on Townley.

Lap 6:

Erik Jones up to 16th after starting in the rear.

Lap 3:

Ben Kennedy and John Hunter Nemechek side-by-side for 12th. Nemechek has it.

Lap 2:

Townley and Brandon Jones side-by-side for second.

Lap 1:

Crafton gets a push from Brandon Jones on the start.

Lap 1:

Green flag: Matt Crafton leads off the start of the Rhino Linings 350.

10:11 p.m. ET:

Engines have been fired.

"Drivers start your engines" by:

Juan Carlos Martinez, President of Rhino Pro.

National Anthem by:

Victoria Matlock, star of Million Dollar Quartet at Harrah’s Las Vegas.


LVMS Chaplain Kurt Schulke.

Presentation of Colors:

Nellis Air Force Base Honor Guard.

9:45 p.m. ET:

Along with Jones, Timothy Peters and Johnny Sauter are also drivers who are racing in tonight's field that are former Las Vegas winners.

9:45 p.m. ET:

Defending race winner Erik Jones will line up 15th, but will drop to the rear for a pre-race engine change.

9:43 p.m. ET:

Brandon Jones, Timothy Peters and Christopher Bell complete the starting top five.

9:40 p.m. ET:

John Wes Townley will lineup next to Crafton on the front row.

9:39 p.m. ET:

Tonight's polesitter is Matt Crafton, who won the Keystone Light Pole Award earlier in the evening.

9:38 p.m. ET:

Tonight's race is 146 laps, 219 miles long.


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