Saturday, October 2, 2021 - Talladega Superspeedway
Laps: 94 - Stages: 20/40/94
TV: FS1 - Radio: MRN, Sirius XM NASCAR
#12-Tate Fogleman won the Chevrolet Silverado 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday afternoon, scoring his first career series win.
Fogleman’s truck made contact with #4-John Hunter Nemechek heading toward the checkered flag. Nemechek wrecked as Fogleman edged out #56-Tyler Hill to get the victory. Both Fogleman and Hill also wrecked as they slid down track after crossing the finish line.
#56-Hill finished second over #38-Todd Gilliland, #4-Nemechek, #40-Ryan Truex, # 04-Cory Roper, #20-Spencer Boyd, #30-Danny Bohn, #23-Chase Purdy, and #41-Keith McGee.
Stage 1 was won by pole-sitter #99-Ben Rhodes. He finished 13th.
Stage 2 was won by #2-Sheldon Creed. He finished 12th.
Many playoff drivers had trouble, getting caught up in the occurrent accidents that are prone to Talladega. Only 15 race trucks finished on the lead lap.
There were 23 lead changes among 12 drivers and 6 cautions for 29 yellow flag laps.
The average speed of the race was: 125.119mph.
See race details at: Race Results, Drivers Points Standings, Owners Points Standings, Cumulative Report, Penalty Report.
Race Fast Facts – Talladega
Tate Fogleman won the 16th Annual Chevy Silverado 250, his first victory in 47 Camping World Truck Series races.
This is his first victory and second top-10 finish in 2021.
This is his first victory and first top-10 finish in three races at Talladega Superspeedway.
Tyler Hill (second) posted his first top-10 finish in two races at Talladega Superspeedway. It is his first top-10 finish in 2021.
Todd Gilliland (third) posted his second top-10 finish in five races at Talladega Superspeedway.
Chase Purdy (ninth) was the highest finishing rookie.
John Hunter Nemechek (P) leads the point standings by 1 points over Ben Rhodes (P).
Truck Series Playoff Standings after Talladega:
1)#4-John Hunter Nemechek, 3105
2) #99-Ben Rhodes,3104, -1
3) #88-Matt Crafton, 3079, -26
4) #2-Sheldon Creed, 3074, -31
Below the cutoff for the Championship 4
5) #52-Stewart Friesen, 3069, -36
6) #18-Chandler Smith, 3040, -65
7) ) #42-Carson Hocevar, 3037, -68
8) #21-Zane Smith, 3034, -71
See the Drivers Points Standings and Owners Points Standings.
#99-Ben Rhodes will start from the Cometic Gasket pole for the Chevrolet Silverado 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.#38-Todd Gilliland will start second, followed by #88-Matt Crafton, #52-Stewart Friesen, #16-Austin Hill, #42-Carson Hocevar, #4-John Hunter Nemechek, #21-Zane Smith, #2-Sheldon Creed, and #18-Chandler Smith.
See the complete lineup on the Chevrolet Silverado 250 Starting Lineup page.(9-29-2021)
The Entry List for the Chevrolet Silverado 250 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway is posted. 40 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed.
No teams were eliminated due to the number of entries/points.
Some notes: #3-Anderson, #9-Rohrbaugh, #25-Willie Allen, #28-Dauzat, #33-Jason White, #98-Enfinger.
See the full entry list on the Chevrolet Silverado 250 Entry List page.
Weekend On-Track Schedule
Thursday, September 30
10:00 AM 5:30 PM DRIVER/OWNER MOTORHOME PARKING
4:00 PM NCWTS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (VIRTUAL)
Friday, October 1
12:00 PM 2:00 PM NCWTS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOADING)
1:30 PM 7:00 PM NASCAR COMPETITION CREDENTIALING OPEN
2:00 PM 8:00 PM NCWTS GARAGE OPEN
2:30 PM 3:00 PM NCWTS ROOKIE MEETING (VIRTUAL)
Saturday, October 2
6:00 AM 3:30 PM NASCAR COMPETITION CREDENTIALING OPEN
9:00 AM NCWTS GARAGE OPEN
10:30 AM NCWTS VIP GARAGE ACCESS PERMITTED
11:35 AM NCWTS DRIVERS REPORT FOR PRE-RACE (VICTORY LANE)
11:40 AM NCWTS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS
12:00 PM (1:00 PM) NCWTS RACE (STAGES 20/40/94 LAPS = 250.04 MILES)
3:00 PM Approx NCWTS HAULERS EXIT