Nemechek Wins Truck Pole at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, KS – RIS – John Hunter Nemechek will sit on the pole for Friday’s NASCAR Truck race on Friday night.  It is Nemechek’s sixth pole of the season. He led the way with a lap of 175.444 mph. He’ll be joined on the front row by Ty Majeski (175.182 mph)

. Corey Heim (174.808) qualified third and was followed by Christian Eckes (174.6050 and Chandler Smith (174.003).

The final race of the first round is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. ET Friday on FS1. Two drivers will be eliminated. Matt Crafton holds the final transfer position. He leads Carson Hocevar by three points and Christian Eckes by six points.

Crafton  (173.527) will start eighth and Hocevar (171.565) will start 15th.

Final Practice Inaugural Kansas Lottery 200, Kansas Speedway
Pos, Driver, Truck, Time, Speed, Lap #, # Laps, -Fastest, -Next
1) Matt Crafton (P), No. 88 Flex Seal/Menards Toyota, 31.171 sec, 173.238 mph, 1, 17, -, -
2) Ty Majeski (P), No. 66 Road Ranger Toyota, 31.400, 171.975, 1, 14, -0.229 sec, -0.229 sec
3) Christian Eckes (P), No. 98 CMRroofing.com Toyota, 31.431, 171.805, 2, 19, -0.260, -0.031
4) Matt Dibenedetto, No. 25 Rackley Roofing Chevrolet, 31.447, 171.717, 1, 8, -0.276, -0.016
5) Derek Kraus, No. 19 Kafka Granite Chevrolet, 31.484, 171.516, 2, 17, -0.313, -0.037
6) Stewart Friesen (P), No. 52 Halmar International Toyota, 31.495, 171.456, 2, 18, -0.324, -0.011
7) Chandler Smith (P), No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Toyota, 31.502, 171.418, 2, 23, -0.331, -0.007
8) Grant Enfinger (P), No. 23 Allegiant.com Chevrolet, 31.513, 171.358, 2, 19, -0.342, -0.011
9) John Hunter Nemechek (P), No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota, 31.519, 171.325, 2, 20, -0.348, -0.006
10) Tanner Gray, No. 15 Ford Performance Ford, 31.592, 170.929, 2, 17, -0.421, -0.073
11) Tyler Ankrum, No. 16 LiUNA! Toyota, 31.632, 170.713, 1, 18, -0.461, -0.040
12) Chase Purdy, No. 61 BAMA Buggies Toyota, 31.648, 170.627, 2, 24, -0.477, -0.016
13) Zane Smith (P), No. 38 Hamsters USA Ford, 31.678, 170.465, 2, 17, -0.507, -0.030
14) Carson Hocevar (P), No. 42 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.691, 170.395, 2, 16, -0.520, -0.013
15) Ryan Preece, No. 17 Morton Buildings Ford, 31.718, 170.250, 2, 17, -0.547, -0.027
16) Corey Heim # (P), No. 51 JBL Toyota, 31.727, 170.202, 8, 14, -0.556, -0.009
17) Parker Kligerman, No. 75 Food Country USA Chevrolet, 31.772, 169.961, 2, 17, -0.601, -0.045
18) Tyler Hill, No. 5 Hill Motorsports Toyota, 31.835, 169.625, 1, 7, -0.664, -0.063
19) Bayley Currey(i), No. 44 Niece Chevrolet, 31.906, 169.247, 1, 20, -0.735, -0.071
20) Dean Thompson #, No. 40 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.906, 169.247, 2, 16, -0.735, -0.000
21) Jack Wood #, No. 24 Sevwins Chevrolet, 31.909, 169.231, 2, 19, -0.738, -0.003
22) Ben Rhodes (P), No. 99 Kubota Toyota, 31.935, 169.093, 2, 17, -0.764, -0.026
23) Bret Holmes, No. 32 Golden Eagle/Bridger Aerospace Chevrolet, 32.015, 168.671, 2, 10, -0.844, -0.080
24) Brett Moffitt(i), No. 22 Concrete Supply/Destiny Homes Chevrolet, 32.037, 168.555, 1, 12, -0.866, -0.022
25) Hailie Deegan, No. 1 Odyssey Battery Ford, 32.074, 168.361, 4, 20, -0.903, -0.037
26) Tate Fogleman, No. 26 Dickies/Realtree/Camospace Chevrolet, 32.128, 168.078, 2, 4, -0.957, -0.054
27) Kaden Honeycutt, No. 30 Friends of Jaclyn Toyota, 32.147, 167.978, 2, 11, -0.976, -0.019
28) Colby Howard, No. 91 Gates Hydraulics Chevrolet, 32.212, 167.639, 2, 21, -1.041, -0.065
29) Timmy Hill, No. 56 Hill Motorsports Toyota, 32.225, 167.572, 2, 16, -1.054, -0.013
30) Jesse Little, No. 20 NCS Wash/RANDCO Chevrolet, 32.236, 167.515, 2, 4, -1.065, -0.011
31) Blaine Perkins #, No. 9 RACELINE Chevrolet, 32.401, 166.662, 2, 18, -1.230, -0.165
32) Brennan Poole, No. 46 Macc Door Systems Toyota, 32.486, 166.225, 1, 10, -1.315, -0.085
33) Trey Hutchens, No. 14 Quality Roof Seamers Chevrolet, 32.571, 165.792, 2, 16, -1.400, -0.085
34) Kaz Grala, No. 02 Buchanan Hauling & Rigging Chevrolet, 32.608, 165.604, 1, 16, -1.437, -0.037
35) Lawless Alan #, No. 45 AUTOParkit Chevrolet, 32.681, 165.234, 3, 19, -1.510, -0.073
36) Mason Maggio, No. 33 Professional Ag Services Toyota, 33.010, 163.587, 5, 16, -1.839, -0.329
37) Spencer Boyd, No. 12 Probuilt Pool & Patio Chevrolet, 34.096, 158.376, 4, 13, -2.925, -1.086
38) Armani Williams, No. 43 Hedgehog Health Chevrolet, 34.118, 158.274, 3, 11, -2.947, -0.022

Best 10 Consecutive Lap Average
Pos, Driver, Truck, From Lap, To Lap, Avg Speed
1) John Hunter Nemechek (P), No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota, 1, 10, 169.239 mph
2) Chandler Smith (P), No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Toyota, 1, 10, 168.537
3) Ty Majeski (P), No. 66 Road Ranger Toyota, 5, 14, 168.263
4) Christian Eckes (P), No. 98 CMRroofing.com Toyota, 1, 10, 168.018
5) Zane Smith (P), No. 38 Hamsters USA Ford, 1, 10, 167.850
6) Tyler Ankrum, No. 16 LiUNA! Toyota, 1, 10, 167.565
7) Parker Kligerman, No. 75 Food Country USA Chevrolet, 5, 14, 165.233
8) Chase Purdy, No. 61 BAMA Buggies Toyota, 11, 20, 165.189
9) Colby Howard, No. 91 Gates Hydraulics Chevrolet, 9, 18, 163.416
Must run 10 consecutive laps on the track to be included.

Qualifying Results: Inaugural Kansas Lottery 200, Kansas Speedway
Round 1
Pos, Driver, Truck, Time, Speed, -Fastest, -Next
1) John Hunter Nemechek (P), No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota, 30.779 sec, 175.444 mph, -, -
2) Ty Majeski (P), No. 66 Road Ranger Toyota, 30.825, 175.182, 0.046 sec, 0.046 sec
3) Corey Heim # (P), No. 51 JBL Toyota, 30.891, 174.808, 0.112, 0.066
4) Christian Eckes (P), No. 98 CMRroofing.com Toyota, 30.927, 174.605, 0.148, 0.036
5) Chandler Smith (P), No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Toyota, 31.034, 174.003, 0.255, 0.107
6) Ben Rhodes (P), No. 99 Kubota Toyota, 31.082, 173.734, 0.303, 0.048
7) Ryan Preece (P), No. 17 Morton Buildings Ford, 31.092, 173.678, 0.313, 0.010
8) Matt Crafton (P), No. 88 Flex Seal/Menards Toyota, 31.119, 173.527, 0.340, 0.027
9) Zane Smith (P), No. 38 Hamsters USA Ford, 31.129, 173.472, 0.350, 0.010
10) Tanner Gray, No. 15 Ford Performance Ford, 31.162, 173.288, 0.383, 0.033
11) Stewart Friesen (P), No. 52 Halmar International Toyota, 31.219, 172.972, 0.440, 0.057
12) Grant Enfinger (P), No. 23 Allegiant.com Chevrolet, 31.265, 172.717, 0.486, 0.046
13) Derek Kraus, No. 19 Kafka Granite Chevrolet, 31.409, 171.925, 0.630, 0.144
14) Matt Dibenedetto, No. 25 Rackley Roofing Chevrolet, 31.468, 171.603, 0.689, 0.059
15) Carson Hocevar (P), No. 42 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.475, 171.565, 0.696, 0.007
16) Bayley Currey(i), No. 44 Niece Chevrolet, 31.537, 171.227, 0.758, 0.062
17) Hailie Deegan, No. 1 Odyssey Battery Ford, 31.544, 171.189, 0.765, 0.007
18) Colby Howard, No. 91 Gates Hydraulics Chevrolet, 31.567, 171.065, 0.788, 0.023
19) Tyler Ankrum, No. 16 LiUNA! Toyota, 31.595, 170.913, 0.816, 0.028
20) Brett Moffitt(i), No. 22 Concrete Supply/Destiny Homes Chevrolet, 31.664, 170.541, 0.885, 0.069
21) Kaden Honeycutt, No. 30 Friends of Jaclyn Toyota, 31.702, 170.336, 0.923, 0.038
22) Chase Purdy, No. 61 BAMA Buggies Toyota, 31.738, 170.143, 0.959, 0.036
23) Dean Thompson #, No. 40 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.761, 170.020, 0.982, 0.023
24) Parker Kligerman, No. 75 Food Country USA Toyota, 31.787, 169.881, 1.008, 0.026
25) Timmy Hill, No. 56 Hill Motorsports Toyota, 31.878, 169.396, 1.099, 0.091
26) Bret Holmes, No. 32 Golden Eagle/Bridger Aerospace Chevrolet, 31.907, 169.242, 1.128, 0.029
27) Jack Wood #, No. 24 Sevwins Chevrolet, 31.948, 169.025, 1.169, 0.041
28) Lawless Alan #, No. 45 AUTOParkit Chevrolet, 31.958, 168.972, 1.179, 0.010
29) Blaine Perkins #, No. 9 RACELINE Chevrolet, 32.105, 168.198, 1.326, 0.147
30) Kaz Grala, No. 02 Buchanan Hauling & Rigging Chevrolet, 32.131, 168.062, 1.352, 0.026
31) Brennan Poole, No. 46 Macc Door Systems Toyota, 32.322, 167.069, 1.543, 0.191
32) Tyler Hill(OP), No. 5 Hill Motorsports Toyota, 32.396, 166.687, 1.617, 0.074
33) Jesse Little(OP), No. 20 NCS Wash/RANDCO Chevrolet, 32.503, 166.139, 1.724, 0.107
34) Spencer Boyd(OP), No. 12 Probuilt Pool & Patio Chevrolet, 32.911, 164.079, 2.132, 0.408
35) Armani Williams(OP), No. 43 Hedgehog Health Chevrolet, 33.323, 162.050, 2.544, 0.412
36) Mason Maggio(OP), No. 33 Professional Ag Services Toyota, 33.731, 160.090, 2.952, 0.408
37) Tate Fogleman, No. 26 Dickies/Realtree/Camospace Chevrolet, 32.542, 165.939, 1.763, 1.189
38) Trey Hutchens, No. 14 Quality Roof Seamers Chevrolet, 32.810, 164.584, 2.031, 0.268
(*)Required to qualify on time, (OP) Top 30 in Owner Points, (i)Ineligible for driver points in this series, (#) Rookie

Starting Line Up: Inaugural Kansas Lottery 200, Kansas Speedway
Pos, Driver, Truck, Time, Speed
1) John Hunter Nemechek (P), No. 4 Mobil 1 Toyota, 30.779 sec, 175.444 mph
2) Ty Majeski (P), No. 66 Road Ranger Toyota, 30.825, 175.182
3) Corey Heim # (P), No. 51 JBL Toyota, 30.891, 174.808
4) Christian Eckes (P), No. 98 CMRroofing.com Toyota, 30.927, 174.605
5) Chandler Smith (P), No. 18 Safelite AutoGlass Toyota, 31.034, 174.003
6) Ben Rhodes (P), No. 99 Kubota Toyota, 31.082, 173.734
7) Ryan Preece (P), No. 17 Morton Buildings Ford, 31.092, 173.678
8) Matt Crafton (P), No. 88 Flex Seal/Menards Toyota, 31.119, 173.527
9) Zane Smith (P), No. 38 Hamsters USA Ford, 31.129, 173.472
10) Tanner Gray, No. 15 Ford Performance Ford, 31.162, 173.288
11) Stewart Friesen (P), No. 52 Halmar International Toyota, 31.219, 172.972
12) Grant Enfinger (P), No. 23 Allegiant.com Chevrolet, 31.265, 172.717
13) Derek Kraus, No. 19 Kafka Granite Chevrolet, 31.409, 171.925
14) Matt Dibenedetto, No. 25 Rackley Roofing Chevrolet, 31.468, 171.603
15) Carson Hocevar (P), No. 42 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.475, 171.565
16) Bayley Currey(i), No. 44 Niece Chevrolet, 31.537, 171.227
17) Hailie Deegan, No. 1 Odyssey Battery Ford, 31.544, 171.189
18) Colby Howard, No. 91 Gates Hydraulics Chevrolet, 31.567, 171.065
19) Tyler Ankrum, No. 16 LiUNA! Toyota, 31.595, 170.913
20) Brett Moffitt(i), No. 22 Concrete Supply/Destiny Homes Chevrolet, 31.664, 170.541
21) Kaden Honeycutt, No. 30 Friends of Jaclyn Toyota, 31.702, 170.336
22) Chase Purdy, No. 61 BAMA Buggies Toyota, 31.738, 170.143
23) Dean Thompson #, No. 40 Worldwide Express Chevrolet, 31.761, 170.020
24) Parker Kligerman, No. 75 Food Country USA Toyota, 31.787, 169.881
25) Timmy Hill, No. 56 Hill Motorsports Toyota, 31.878, 169.396
26) Bret Holmes, No. 32 Golden Eagle/Bridger Aerospace Chevrolet, 31.907, 169.242
27) Jack Wood #, No. 24 Sevwins Chevrolet, 31.948, 169.025
28) Lawless Alan #, No. 45 AUTOParkit Chevrolet, 31.958, 168.972
29) Blaine Perkins #, No. 9 RACELINE Chevrolet, 32.105, 168.198
30) Kaz Grala, No. 02 Buchanan Hauling & Rigging Chevrolet, 32.131, 168.062
31) Brennan Poole, No. 46 Macc Door Systems Toyota, 32.322, 167.069
32) Tyler Hill, No. 5 Hill Motorsports Toyota, Owner Points
33) Jesse Little, No. 20 NCS Wash/RANDCO Chevrolet, Owner Points
34) Spencer Boyd, No. 12 Probuilt Pool & Patio Chevrolet, Owner Points
35) Armani Williams, No. 43 Hedgehog Health Chevrolet, Owner Points
36) Mason Maggio, No. 33 Professional Ag Services Toyota, Owner Points
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series, (#) Rookie

Did Not Qualify: No.26 Tate Fogleman, No.14 Trey Hutchens

Ronald Fleshman

Ron Fleshman is NASCAR Editor at Ris-News.com

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