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Team: Bill McAnally Racing-00-KNPSE
Age / DOB:  (16) / 1/23/1998

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Three teams that compete in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – the No. 00, 19, and 30 – have been penalized for post-race infractions committed following the Aug. 21 race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The infraction: "Truck failed to meet post-race height requirements". As a result of this violation, crew chiefs Joel Shear (No. 00); Doug Randolph (No. 19); and Doug George (No. 30) have each been fined $5,000. Each team has also been penalized with the loss of 10 championship driver and 10 championship owner points. This includes drivers Cole Custer (No. 00) and Ron Hornaday Jr. (No. 30) along with owners Gene Haas (No. 00), Brad Keselowski (No. 19), and Steve Turner (No. 30).-NASCAR PR Aug 26 - 8:51 PM

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Cole Custer was going for the lead on the last lap of Friday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series race at Watkins Glen (NY) International but ended up with a DNF instead.

He started the No. 00 NAPA Auto Parts/Haas Automation Chevrolet 11th in the lineup for the Bully Hill Vineyards 125. During the Green-White-Checker overtime laps in the event, Custer, who was running second at the time, tried to pass race-leader Scott Heckert on the last lap but wrecked. Custer was credited with a 16th place DNF. He is currently 21st in the 2014 K&N Pro Series-East point standings after this event.
Aug 10 - 9:32 PM

Cole Custer (No. 00 NAPA Auto Parts/Haas Automation Chevrolet) leads the first practice for the K&N PS-East Bully Hill Vineyards 125 at Watkins Glen (NY) International.

A lap of 119.371 mph was the quickest of the 26 cars out on the track for the first practice session. No. 34 Scott Heckert, No. 6 Daniel Suarez, No. 98 Cameron Hayley and No. 97 Jesse Little are the rest of the top five on the speed chart. No. 86 Frederic Gabillon was the slowest.
Aug 8 - 10:54 AM

Cole Custer finishes 3rd in Friday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series (Combined East/West) race at Iowa (Newton) Speedway.

He started the No. 0 NAPA/Haas Automation Chevrolet 6th in the lineup for the Autolite Iridium XP 150. He is currently 22nd in the 2014 K&N Pro Series-East point standings after this event.
Aug 3 - 10:07 AM

Cole Custer is anxiously awaiting his return this week to Iowa Speedway for this year’s second NASCAR K&N Pro Series East-West combination race, the Autolite Iridium XP 150, on Friday.

Sixteen-year-old Custer led wire-to-wire to win the event a year ago and hopes to repeat and become the first driver with multiple victories in the prestigious East-West race. Custer’s win at Iowa last year marked his first of two series victories in his rookie season. This year, the 16-year-old from Ladera Ranch, California is competing in select events in the East and West divisions of the NASCAR K&N Pro Series. This will mark his sixth overall series start of 2014, driving BMR’s No. 00 NAPA AUTO PARTS/HAAS Automation entry.-BMR Racing
Jul 30 - 9:59 AM

Cole Custer finishes 8th in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway.

He started the No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado 5th in the lineup for the American Ethanol 200. He is currently 23rd in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Jul 13 - 8:47 PM

Cole Custer (No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado) will make his first Truck Series start at Iowa Speedway this weekend, but the 7/8 mile tri-oval is familiar territory for the 16-year-old driver.

He made several starts at Newton, including three in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series. Last August, at just 15 years, 6 months and 10 days, he became the youngest winner in K&N Pro Series history by qualifying on the pole and leading every lap in the annual East and West combination race en route to scoring his first career Pro Series victory. In addition to breaking previous record-holder Dylan Kwasniewski’s race-winner’s age record by nearly six months, Custer also became the first driver to lead every lap in the combination race.-True Speed Communications
Jul 10 - 12:25 PM

Cole Custer (No. 00 NAPA Filters Chevrolet) has one win, two poles, one top five and two top 10s in three career NASCAR K&N Pro Series West starts.

Won the 2014 season opening event at Phoenix International Raceway. Has three wins, two poles, six top fives and seven top 10s in 17 career NASCAR K&N Pro Series East events. Is a member of the 2014-2015 NASCAR Next class.-KNPSW
Jun 17 - 8:17 PM

Cole Custer finishes 6th in Saturday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park.

He started the No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado on the pole for the Drivin' for Linemen 200. Custer, who made three of the seven races so far this season, moved up four spots to 24th in the 2014 NCWTS point standings.
Jun 16 - 8:52 PM

Cole Custer (No. 00 Chevrolet SS) wins the Keystone Light 21 Means 21 Pole Award for the Inaugural Drivin' for Linemen 200 with a lap of 32.985 seconds, 136.426 mph.

Custer sets a new Gateway Motorsports Park track qualifying record, besting Ted Musgrave's lap of 135.159 mph set on April 30, 2005. This is his first pole in three NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races. He sets a new NASCAR national series record for youngest pole winner at 16 years, 4 months, 22 days. The previous national series record holder was Casey Atwood (NASCAR Nationwide Series - 17 years, 6 months, 18 days at Nashville Speedway on March 15, 1998). The previous NCWTS record holder was Chase Elliott (17 years, 8 months, 24 days at Bristol on August 21, 2013).
Jun 14 - 8:30 PM

Cole Custer (No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado) is fastest in Happy Hour for the Camping World Truck Series Drivin’ for Linemen 200 at Gateway Motorsports Park.

At 136.786 mph, he was the fastest of the 28 trucks out on the track for the final practice. No. 9 Chase Pistone, No. 54 Darrell Wallace Jr., No. 51 Erik Jones and No. 20 Gray Gaulding are the rest of the top five on the speed chart. No. 42 Charles Lewandoski was the slowest.
Jun 14 - 1:11 PM

While Cole Custer (No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado) will make his third Camping World Truck Series start of the 2014 season this weekend, it will mark the first time he will race at Gateway in any kind of vehicle.

He has, however, tested twice at the 1.25-mile egg-shaped oval located across the Mississippi River from St. Louis in Madison, Illinois. In 2013, Custer visited Gateway once in his K&N Pro Series car, and again in his Camping World Truck.-TrueSpeed
Jun 11 - 8:01 PM

While Cole Custer (No. 00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) will make his first Camping World Truck Series start at Dover this weekend, he is no stranger to the concrete oval.

He finished 14th there last year in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and hopes that the experience he gained in that race might be what he needs to add his name to the list of strong rookie performances at Dover. Friday’s 200-miler will be the second of nine scheduled Truck Series events of 2014 for Custer.-True Speed Communication
May 28 - 2:38 PM

Cole Custer kicked off his quest to become the first NASCAR K&N Pro Series driver to post two overall wins in the combination race at Iowa Speedway with the fastest lap in Saturday's practice.

Custer led the way in the first 1 hour, 20 minute practice session for Saturday night's Casey's General Store 150. The 16-year-old with a lap of 23.889 seconds (131.860 mph) around the .875-mile oval in his No. 00 NAPA/Haas Automation Chevrolet. He won at Iowa last August in the event that brings the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and West together. In nine meetings before this year, no driver has finished first more than once.
May 17 - 3:43 PM

Cole Custer NASCAR K&N Pro Series East-West combination race at the Iowa Speedway advance.

Cole Custer (No. 00 NAPA/Haas Automation Chevrolet) has three wins, two poles and six top fives in 16 career K&N East starts. Won August 2013 East-West combination race at Iowa. Finished fourth in June 2013 start at Iowa. Has led a total of 169 laps at the Iowa track. Earned victory in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West opener at Phoenix this year. Has one win, two poles and two top 10s in three career K&N West starts. Is a member of the current NASCAR Next class.-NASCAR PR
May 13 - 11:39 PM