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Team: Ken Schrader Racing-52-ARCA
Age / DOB:  (18) / 6/26/1996
Ht / Wt:  6'1 / 165

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Matt Tifft finished 14th in Sunday's ARCA Racing Series race at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville New Jersey.
He started the No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Chevrolet second on the grid for the ARCA 150 presented by Unique Pretzels. He led 19 laps of the 67 lap event. Tifft, who made three of seven series races so far this season, is currently 16th in the 2015 ARCA Racing Series championship standings. May 26 - 8:01 PM

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Matt Tifft says his No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Chevrolet can still find more speed.

"That’s the goal," Tifft said after posting the fastest time during the first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards practice session at New Jersey Motorsports Park Saturday. Tifft led speed charts early on Thunderbolt Raceway with a high speed of 97.609 mph. Robert Mitten made a late surge to finish second, David Levine third, Tom Hessert fourth and Cole Custer fifth in the first practice session. Tifft finished third last year at NJMP. Twenty-two cars made it out for at least one practice lap in the first session Saturday.-ARCA Racing
May 23 - 2:25 PM

Matt Tifft finished eighth in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 51 ToyotaCare Toyota third in the lineup for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. He completed all of the 139 laps run. Tifft, who made four of the five series races so far this season, is currently 16th in the 2015 NCWTS Championship standings.
May 18 - 10:54 AM

Matt Tifft was credited with a 29th place DNF in Friday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway.

He started the No. 25 Toyota Tundra 18th on the grid for the Toyota Tundra 250. He made it to lap 18 of the 167 lap event before exiting the race (Oil Leak). Tifft, who made three of the four series races so far this season, is currently 18th in the 2015 NCWTS Championship standings.
May 9 - 10:45 AM

Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) driver Matt Tifft and Venturini Motorsports (VMS) will reunite for their third NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) effort this weekend in the Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway.

The early season NCWTS pairing between Tifft and VMS continues to build momentum. Tifft finished ninth at Martinsville Speedway in his VMS prepared Toyota Tundra and claimed a top-20 finish in the NASCAR Trucks' season opener at Daytona. He has five NCWTS career starts with a pair of top-10 and top-20 finishes since making his series debut in 2014. Kansas Speedway will be his second truck start on a 1.5 mile track. Tifft will pilot his unsponsored No. 25 Toyota Tundra with crew chief Dave Leiner in command.-Venturini Motorsports
May 5 - 8:59 PM

Matt Tifft finished second in Saturday night's ARCA Racing Series race at Fairgrounds Speedway (Nashville, TN).

He started the No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Toyota fifth on the grid for the Troop Aid 200. He is currently 17th in the 2015 ARCA Racing Series championship standings.
Apr 13 - 4:31 PM

Matt Tifft finishes ninth in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway.

He started the No. 25 Clinical RM/Honoring Ebola Fighters Toyota Tundra 19th in the lineup for the Kroger 250. He moved up six spots to 18th in the 2015 NCWTS Championship standings.
Mar 28 - 9:45 PM

Matt Tifft returns to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Saturday, March 28th in the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway (VA).

Tifft, a Kyle Busch Motorsports driver, will pilot the Venturini Motorsports (VMS) prepared No. 25 Clinical Research Management (ClinicalRM) Toyota Tundra and carry a special message honoring a vast group of partners who’ve collaborated with ClinicalRM and their recent global efforts fighting the Ebola Virus epidemic.-Venturini Motorsports
Mar 26 - 10:42 PM

Matt Tifft finishes sixth in Saturday's ARCA Racing Series race at Mobile (AL) International Speedway.

He started the No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Chevrolet fifth on the grid for the ARCA-Mobile 200.
Mar 14 - 10:58 PM

Matt Tifft (No. 25 Federated Auto Parts Toyota) has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway.

His average of 185.023 mph was best of the eight trucks that ran 10 consecutive laps on the track for this session. No. 35 Justin Marks, No. 4 Erik Jones, No. 13 Cameron Hayley, No. 11 Ben Kennedy, No. 17 Timothy Peters, No. 51 Daniel Suarez and No. 02 Tyler Young made up the rest of this list.
Feb 19 - 3:10 PM

Venturini Motorsports (VMS) announced today a joint technical alliance with Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) to field rookie driver Matt Tifft in the upcoming NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) NextEra Energy 250 season opener at Daytona on February 20th.

Tifft, with sponsorship support from Federated Auto Parts, will drive the No. 25 Venturini Motorsports prepared Toyota Tundra under the lights at Daytona and will carry a special paint scheme in recognition of the company’s 30th Anniversary. In addition to Daytona, Tifft will run a six-race schedule and share the driving duties behind the wheel of his (No. 51) Tundra with KBM owner-driver Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) driver Daniel Suarez competing for the Truck Series Owner’s Championship.-Venturini Motorsports
Feb 11 - 9:26 PM

Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) announced that veteran crew chief Jerry Baxter will move over to call the shots for the back-to-back reigning NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Owner’s Champion No. 51 team.

Baxter joined KBM at the beginning of 2013 and served as crew chief for the No. 54 Tundra team with Darrell Wallace Jr. the last two seasons. "Jerry came to KBM with a history of success working with young drivers and Darrell thrived under his tutelage the last two seasons," said (team owner Kyle) Busch. "Now, he’ll get the chance to mentor Daniel (Suarez) and Matt (Tifft) -- two more young guys with a lot of potential."
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 09:49:00 AM

Matt Tifft will run a six-race 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series schedule driving for Kyle Busch Motorsports.

He will share the driving duties behind the wheel of his Tundra with KBM owner-driver Kyle Busch and Joe Gibbs Racing driver Daniel Suarez competing for the Truck Series Owner’s Championship. Tifft has made 12 ARCA Racing Series starts the last two seasons, registering six top-five and eight top-10 finishes. He also competed in the NASCAR K&N East and West Series, posting one top-five and nine top-10 finishes across 24 starts. He competed in two of the last three Truck Series races this season, including an eighth-place finish at Martinsville in September and a 21st-place finish in the series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend.-Kyle Busch Motorsports
Sun, Nov 16, 2014 10:16:00 AM

Matt Tifft finishes eighth in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville (VA) Speedway.

He started the No. 0 Chevrolet Silverado 20th in the lineup for the Kroger 200. Tifft, an ARCA Racing Series regular, made only one start in the NCWTS this season. He is currently 58th in the 2014 NCWTS point standings after the event.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 07:44:00 PM

Matt Tifft was credited with a 28th place DNF in Saturday's season-ending ARCA Racing Series race at Kansas Speedway.

He started the No. 52 Federated Auto Parts Chevrolet 5th on the grid for the ARCA 98.9. He made it to lap 45 of the 99 lap race before exiting the event (Accident).
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 08:08:00 PM