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Results, Truck Series point standings after Charlotte

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Johnny Sauter claimed his third win of the year in Friday night’s Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

He beat Kyle Busch, Brandon Jones, Brett Moffitt and Ben Rhodes.

It’s his 20th win of his career.

Click here for race results.

Points

Sauter continues to lead the standings. He has a 59-point lead over Noah Gragson.

The top five is completed by Brett Moffitt (-65 points), Ben Rhodes (-79) and Grant Enfinger (-90).

Click here for the full standings.

Johnny Sauter wins Truck Series race at Charlotte

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CONCORD, North Carolina —  Johnny Sauter won the Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in a 10-lap shootout.

Sauter claimed his third win of the year and his first at the 1.5-mile track in his 10th start.

“This is the biggest win of my life!” Sauter told his team over the radio after taking the checkered flag. It’s his 20th win the Truck Series.

“It’s a tough place, everybody wants to win here,” Sauter told Fox Sports 1. “I never though I’d win here. I’ve had good runs here and I’ve had very humbling runs here to say the least.”

The GMS Racing driver streaked to the win as the field fought for position behind him. He led 71 laps and beat Kyle Busch, Brandon Jones, Brett Moffitt and Ben Rhodes.

It’s his second win in the last three races.

STAGE 1 WINNER: Brett Moffitt

STAGE 2 WINNER: John Hunter Nemechek

MORE: Race results, point standings

WHO HAD A GOOD DAY: Kyle Busch finished second after having to come through the field twice after penalties for his crew going over the wall too soon … Brandon Jones placed third for his eighth career top five … Brett Moffitt earned his fourth top five of the year … Parker Kligerman placed seventh for his first top 10 of the season.

WHO HAD A BAD DAY: Grant Enfinger finished 12th after he lost a tire with 10 laps to go in Stage 1 … Justin Fontaine finished 19th after a single-car wreck with 54 laps to go … Matt Crafton finished seventh after an incident with Todd Gilliland on a restart with 17 to go. Crafton was rammed from behind by Gilliland and began smoking, forcing him to pit for repairs.

NOTABLE: Sauter is the sixth driver in series history to win three or more races in the first seven races of the season.

QUOTE OF THE NIGHT: “Pure talent. That’s about it. I don’t know, my pit crew did absolutely nothing to help me out tonight. My truck drove like (expletive). These splitters are absolutely horrendous. You can’t pass in traffic. You can’t race alongside anybody. You can’t get within five truck lengths of no one. But somehow, someway I was able to get back to the front. Had a blast.” – Kyle Busch on how he came back from two pit penalties.

WHAT’S NEXT: Rattlesnake 400 at Texas Motor Speedway at 9 p.m. ET on June 8 on FS1.

Rain cancels Truck qualifying at Charlotte; Johnny Sauter on pole

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CONCORD, North Carolina — Qualifying for tonight’s Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway was cancelled due to rain.

The field for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 will be set by owner points, giving Johnny Sauter the number one starting position.

Noah Gragson will join him on the front row.

The top five is completed by Todd Gilliland, Kyle Busch and Grant Enfinger.

The race is scheduled to begin at 8:30 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1.

Click here for the starting lineup.

Truck Series practice report from Charlotte Motor Speedway

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CONCORD, North Carolina — Dalton Sargeant was fastest in the final practice for tonight’s Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

He led the session with a top speed of 178.950 mph.

He was followed by Ben Rhodes (178.560 mph), Justin Haley (178.218), Noah Gragson (178.153) and Myatt Snider (178.130).

Brett Moffitt, who was 16th fastest, recorded the most laps with 40.

Kyle Busch was ninth fastest but he had the best 10-lap average at 176.221 mph.

Click here for final practice report.

First practice

Matt Crafton was fastest, leading the session with a top speed of 181.129 mph.

He was followed by Johnny Sauter (180.995 mph), Noah Gragson (180.264), Todd Gilliland (179.964) and Myatt Snider (179.760).

Kyle Busch, who was sixth fastest, recorded the most laps in the session with 26.

The session had three cautions, including one for an incident with Austin Wayne Self.

Click here for the practice No. 1 speed chart.

Schedule for All-Star weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway

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NASCAR returns home this weekend for the start of a two-week stretch of racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

The Cup Series takes part in its annual All-Star Race and the Camping World Truck Series holds the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 on Friday night.

The Cup cars will have a different package this weekend that includes restrictor plates.

Here’s the weekend schedule with TV and radio info.

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, May 18

7 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. — Cup garage open

7:30 a.m. — Truck garage opens

9:05 – 9:55 a.m. — Truck practice (No TV)

10:35 – 11:25 a.m. — Final Truck practice (Fox Sports 1)

11:30 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. — Monster Open practice (FS1)

12:15 – 12:55 p.m. — All-Star Race practice (FS1, Motor Racing Network)

1 – 1:40 p.m. — Final Monster Open practice (FS1)

1:45 – 2:25 p.m. — Final All-Star Race practice (FS1, MRN)

2:30 – 2:40 p.m. — Pit road speed practice; Group 1 (FS1)

2:45 – 2:55 p.m. — Pit road speed practice Group 2 (FS1)

4:40 p.m. — Truck qualifying; single truck/two rounds (FS1)

5:45 p.m. — Truck driver-crew chief meeting

6 p.m. – Cup Monster Open qualifying; single-car/two rounds – impound (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

6:35 p.m. — Cup All-Star qualifying; three laps with pit stop – impound (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

8 p.m. — Truck Series driver introductions

8:30 p.m. — North Carolina Education Lottery 200; 134 laps/201 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, May 19

2 p.m. — Cup garage opens

4 p.m. — Driver-crew chief meeting

5:30 p.m. — Monster Open driver introductions

6 p.m. — Monster Energy Open; 50 laps/three segments; 20 laps-20 laps-10 laps (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

7:30 p.m. — All-Star Race driver introductions

8 p.m. — All-Star Race; 80 laps/four segments; 30 laps-20 laps-20 laps-10 laps (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)