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Matt Crafton

Team: ThorSport Racing-88-CWT
Age / DOB:  (40) / 6/11/1976
Ht / Wt:  5'11 / 160

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No current NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) driver is better at Intermediate tracks than Matt Crafton (No. 88 FVP/Menards Toyota Tundra).
Dating back to 2014, he has finished in the top-10 in 20 of the last 23 races at ovals measuring 1.5 or 1.54 miles. Included in that stretch are seven wins, and five runner-up finishes. Las Vegas Odds... Among active NCWTS drivers, Crafton has the Most Starts (15), the Most Top-Five Finishes (6), the Most Top-10 Finishes (10), has completed the Most Laps (2132), and has the Most Lead Lap Finishes (11) of any other driver entered in Saturday's event.-ThorSport Racing Sep 29 - 11:35 PM

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Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) finished third in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH.

He started seventh in the lineup and completed all laps of the 175-lap race. Crafton, who entered all 17 truck races so far this season, is second in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event, 16 points behind leader William Byron.
Sep 26 - 8:27 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) led the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session for the UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, NH.

He ran a quick lap of 132.882 mph in this session. No. 41 Ben Rhodes, No. 9 William Byron, No. 13 Cameron Hayley and No. 33 Ben Kennedy round out the top five of the 30 trucks practicing in this session. Caleb Roark in the No. 10 Chevrolet Silverado was the slowest.
Sep 23 - 7:23 PM

New Hampshire Motor Speedway stats: Among active NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) drivers, Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) has the Most Starts (13), is tied with the Most Top-Five Finishes (4), has the Most Top-10 Finishes (8), has completed the Most Laps (2432), and has the Most Lead Lap Finishes (10).

Crafton is one of eight drivers to make the inaugural Chase, and is currently ranked second in the 2016 Chase standings.-ThorSport Racing
Sep 21 - 10:00 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Fisher Nuts/Menards Toyota Tundra) was credited with a 27th place DNF in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) American Ethanol e15 225 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, IL.

He started 13th in the lineup and completed 111 laps (Accident) of the 151-lap race. Crafton sits sixth in the point standings after the final race of the regular season. Only the top eight in the points will continue competing in the Chase for the 2016 NCWTS Championship after this race. He made the cut based on points and having two wins this season. He is seeded second with 2006 points.
Sep 17 - 12:15 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Rip It Energy Drink/Menards Toyota Tundra) finished 4th in Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Ontario's Canadian Tire Motorsports Park.

He started 17th in the lineup, led four laps and completed all of the 66 laps run. Crafton, who started in all 15 truck races so far this season, moved up from 5th to 4th in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
Sep 7 - 12:42 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Rip It/Menards Toyota Tundra) will make his fourth career NCWTS start at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday.

In fact, the two-time series Champion has more starts (3) than any other active series drivers at the 2.459-mile road course, and has completed the most laps (192).
Aug 31 - 4:05 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Great Lakes Flooring/Menards Toyota Tundra) finished seventh in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Careers for Veterans 200 at Michigan Int'l Speedway in Brooklyn, MI.

He started second in the lineup, led 23 laps and completed all of the 100 laps run. Crafton, who started in all 14 series races so far this season, moved up one spot to fifth in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
Aug 29 - 5:11 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Great Lakes/Menards Toyota Tundra) will make his 15th career start at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday.

He has more starts (14), the most Pole Awards (2), has completed more laps (1282), and has the most lead lap finishes (10) than any other active series driver. Chassis: No. 54. This is the same chassis Crafton piloted to his first win of the 2016 season at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and two runner-up finishes at Kansas Speedway, and Texas Motor Speedway earlier this season. In three starts in 2016, this chassis has led the field for 237 laps.-ThorSport Racing
Aug 26 - 2:18 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) was credited with a 32nd place DNF in Wednesday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) UNOH 200 at Bristol (TN) Motor Speedway.

He started 17th in the lineup and completed 70 laps of the 200-lap event before exiting the race (Engine). Crafton, who started in all 13 races so far this season, dropped four spots to 6th in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
Aug 19 - 11:51 AM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) will make his 14th career start in the 19th annual UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway (BMS) on Wednesday night.

In fact, the ThorSport Racing driver has more starts (13), has the most top-10 finishes (8), and has completed more laps (2614) than any other active series driver at BMS. The team will unload the chassis (No. 48) Crafton piloted to his first win of the 2016 season at Dover International Speedway, and an eighth-place finish at Iowa Speedway earlier this season.-ThorSport Racing
Aug 15 - 8:07 PM

Matt Crafton (#88 IdealDoor/Menards Toyota Tundra) finished 12th in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA.

He started 20th in the lineup and completed all of the 60 laps run. Crafton, who started in all 12 series races so far this season, is currently second in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event, 25 points behind leader William Byron.
Aug 1 - 9:27 PM

Matt Crafton (No. 88 Ideal Door/Menards Toyota Tundra) will make his seventh career start in the Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono Raceway on Saturday.

He is one of four drivers who have run all six NCWTS races, is tied with Johnny Sauter for the most Top-five Finishes (2), has the most Top-10 finishes (4), and is one of three drivers who have the most Lead Lap Finishes (5). In The Loop - Pocono... According to NASCAR's Loop Data Statistics, Crafton ranks first in Laps in the Top 15 (267), 11th in Average Running Position (11.5), and 11th in Driver Rating (85.8).-ThorSport Racing
Jul 26 - 11:15 PM

Matt Crafton (#88 Chi-Chi's/Menards Toyota Tundra) finished 10th in Wednesday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby 150 at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.

He started 22nd in the lineup and completed all of the 150 laps run. Crafton, who competed in all 11 series races so far this season, is currently 2nd in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event, 9 points behind leader William Byron.
Jul 23 - 12:43 PM

Matt Crafton (#88 Chi-Chi's/Menards Toyota Tundra) will make his fourth career start at Eldora Speedway on Wednesday night.

He is one of five active series drivers that have participated in all three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races at the half-mile clay dirt track, the only driver to finish inside the top-10 in all three NCWTS races at the "Big E," and has completed the most laps (457). Crafton is currently second in the 2016 NCWTS driver point standings after 10 races this season.-ThorSport Racing
Jul 18 - 9:16 PM