TMS Media Relations | Oct 30, 2014
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (Oct. 30, 2014) – ThorSport Racing driver Johnny Sauter ran the fastest lap Thursday in the opening NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice for the WinStar World Casino & Resort 350 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Sauter (No. 98 Smokey Mountain/Curb Records Toyota), a two-time pole winner at Texas Motor Speedway, was the only driver among the 25 on track to surpass 180 miles per hour as he ran 180.114 mph in the hour-long practice. He was followed by Timothy Peters (No. 17 Red Horse Racing Toyota) at 179.545 mph and Jeb Burton (No. 13 Estes/Carolina Nut Company Toyota) at 179.438 mph.
The Camping World Truck Series returns to the track at 2:30 p.m. CT for its final 90-minute practice session. The series returns Friday for Pinnacle Propane Qualifying Days at 2:10 p.m. and then the WinStar World Casino & Resort 350 at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for the WinStar World Casino & Resort 350 are available by calling the Texas Motor Speedway ticket office at (817) 215-8500 or by visiting www.texasmotorspeedway.com.