Matt Crafton – 2020 Atlanta Preview

Matt Crafton welcomes back Rip It Energy Drink onboard his No. 88 Menards Ford F-150 this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

In 18 Gander Trucks Atlanta Motor Speedway starts, Crafton led 85 laps in the 2015 race where he drove to his first and only series win at the track. He earned a pole in 2016 and has led a total of 184 laps at the track where he averages an 11.7 finish.

Ford Fact: Ford has gone to Victory Lane 100 times since 1995 in the Gander Trucks but is still looking for a win at Atlanta Motor Speedway. One of four tracks on the 2020 schedule Ford Performance has yet to find Victory Lane.

Team Info/Stats:
Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr.
2020 Driver Point Standings: 13th
2020 Owner Point Standings:
Spotter: Jason Hedlesky

Crafton’s Atlanta Stats:
Starts: 18
Highest start: 1st (2016)
Highest finish: 1st (2015)
Last race finish: 14
Laps led: 184
Top-five finishes: 6
Top-10 finishes: 10
Average start: 12.8
Average finish: 11.7
Laps completed: 2257/2357

Crafton’s 2020 Stats:
Starts: 2
Last race finish: 4th
Highest finish:
Highest start:
Poles: 0
Wins: 0
Laps led: 0
Top-five finishes: 1
Top-10 finishes: 1
Average start: 11.5
Average finish: 9.5
Laps Completed: 240/240