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Cole Custer

Team: JR Motorsports-00-CWT
Age / DOB:  (18) / 1/23/1998

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Saturday’s race at Charlotte Motor Speedway will mark Cole Custer’s second NASCAR XFINITY Series start, but first behind the wheel of the No. 88 Chevrolet.
He has one previous start at the 1.5-mile oval in the Camping World Truck Series, where he finished 13th. In his NXS debut last month in Richmond, Custer finished a notable sixth. This season, he’ll make a total of five NXS starts for the team.-JR Motorsports May 25 - 8:30 PM

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Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) finished 13th in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) NC Education Lottery 200 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC.

He started 16th in the lineup and completed all of the 134 laps run. Custer, who has competed in all six series races so far this season, gained one spot to 15th in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
May 22 - 12:10 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) is coming off his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) top-five finish of the season last week at Dover.

The week prior, Custer finished seventh at Kansas for his best finish on a 1.5-mile track. Custer’s run has seen him advance from 23rd to 16th in the point standings, just 41 markers behind the leader. Friday’s race will mark Custer’s final NCWTS start as a high school student. He’ll receive his diploma in June.-JR Motorsports
May 18 - 10:22 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) finished fifth in Friday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series JACOB Companies 200 at Delaware's Dover International Speedway.

He started seventh in the lineup and completed all of the 200 laps run. Custer, who has competed in all five series races so far this season, advanced three spots to 16th in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
May 14 - 9:56 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) led the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session at Dover International Speedway.

He ran a quick lap of 157.577 mph. #4 Christopher Bell, #24 Ben Kennedy, #11 Matt Tifft and #19 Daniel Hemric round out the top five of the 34 trucks practicing for the JACOB Companies 200. Norm Benning in the #6 Chevrolet Silverado was the slowest.
May 12 - 5:10 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) has made four starts at Dover International Speedway, two coming in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series competition.

His best finish came last year, when he was 13th after starting 10th. He’s also made two NASCAR K&N Series starts at Dover, with a best result of 14th in 2013. Custer comes to Dover with a bit of momentum after finishing seventh at Kansas. It was his first top 10 of the season, and it could have been better had he not been one of four Trucks to run out of fuel during a late-race caution that saw the pit road closed for several laps.-JR Motorsports
May 11 - 10:01 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) finished seventh in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway.

He started fourth in the lineup and completed all of the 170 laps run. Custer, who has competed in all four series races so far this season, gained four spots to 19th in the 2016 NCWTS Championship standings after this event.
May 7 - 10:45 AM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) led the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session at Martinsville Speedway.

He ran a quick lap of 95.694 mph. #8 John Hunter Nemechek, #41 Ben Rhodes, #18 Kyle Busch and #23 Spencer Gallagher round out the top five of the 38 trucks practicing for the Alpha Energy Solutions 250. Natalie Decker in the #14 Chevrolet Silverado was the slowest.
Apr 1 - 4:54 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the second practice for the Camping World Truck Series Alpha Energy Solutions 250.

The average of 93.570 was best of the 24 trucks that ran 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. #11 Ben Kennedy, #88 Matt Crafton, #24 Kyle Larson and #8 John Hunter Nemechek are the rest of the top five on this list.
Apr 1 - 3:02 PM

In four starts at Martinsville Speedway, Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) has started no worse than 12th, and in his last two races there he’s qualified second and first.

In his last race at Martinsville, he started on the pole and finished fourth, his best result on the .526-mile oval. Custer is seeking his first top-10 finish of the season after competitive outings in the first two races were cut short by on-track incidents. Crew chief Joe Shear has two victories—and two grandfather clocks--at Martinsville. Shear’s wins came in 2011 and 2013 with driver Johnny Sauter.-JR Motorsports
Mar 31 - 8:31 PM

Cole Custer, driver of the #00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for JR Motorsports (JRM), will compete in five NASCAR XFINITY Series events this season.

Haas Automation will sponsor Custer in four of the five races with Cessna receiving primary branding at Kentucky Speedway. He will make his debut in the #5 Chevrolet at Richmond (April 23) in a fourth entry for JRM. He then transitions to the #88 Chevrolet at Charlotte (May 28) and Kentucky (July 8). He’ll return to the seat of the #5 at Charlotte (Oct. 7) and Homestead-Miami Speedway (Nov. 19).-JRM
Mar 30 - 10:30 PM

Cole Custer (#00 Haas Automation Chevrolet Silverado) will be making his first start at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend.

It will also be his first start on a 1.5-mile speedway, though he has raced at both Pocono Raceway and Daytona International Speedway, both 2.5-mile tracks. It’s going to be a busy week for the 18-year-old, who left Daytona to return to school in California, and will travel to Atlanta in time for the event. Custer was racing for a top-10 finish at Daytona before being caught up in a crash.-JR Motorsports
Feb 24 - 3:12 PM

Cole Custer’s No. 00 Chevrolet Silverado will wear OneMain blue and white for three races in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) this season, beginning at Ohio’s Eldora Speedway (July 20).

OneMain, which joined JR Motorsports as backer of the No. 1 OneMain Chevrolet Camaro in the NASCAR XFINITY Series with Elliott Sadler, will also be on Custer’s No. 00 entry at Talladega Superspeedway (Oct. 22) and again the following week at Martinsville Speedway (Oct. 29). This season marks Custer’s first full-time year in NCWTS competition. In 19 career starts, the 18-year-old Ladera Ranch, Calif. native amassed two wins, four top-five finishes and three pole awards.-JR Motorsports
Feb 16 - 8:43 PM

Cole Custer won the Menards Pole Award presented by Ansell Friday afternoon at Daytona Int’l Speedway in preparation for the 53rd running of the Lucas Oil 200 Driven By General Tire Saturday.

As a result, Custer, who turned 18 on January 23, becomes the youngest ARCA pole winner in history at Daytona. Custer, in the No. 54 Ken Schrader Racing-Haas Automation Chevrolet, was able to draft with the fastest cars during his four-minute run, and it paid off with a time of 47.769 seconds, an average speed of 188.407 mph. He came across the stripe fifth in a pack of five, but the fastest among the group.
Source: ARCA Racing
Feb 12 - 7:16 PM

Fresh off a 10-race schedule in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) with JR Motorsports (JRM), Cole Custer will embark on a full 23-race slate in JRM’s No. 00 Chevy Silverado in 2016.

The soon-to-be-18-year-old California native has 19 career starts in parts of two seasons in the series, all with Haas Automation sponsorship. Last season, Custer showed flashes of brilliance from the start, qualifying second at Martinsville in his debut before finishing 16th. His third start of the season, at Gateway International Raceway, saw Custer lead 19 laps on the way to victory after a tense battle with Tyler Reddick over the final six. In his 10 starts, Custer won once, added two top-five and four top-10 finishes and led 317 laps.-JRM
Jan 18 - 7:37 PM