Matt Crafton – Race Preview – Dover International Speedway

Aug 20, 2020

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Team Info
Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr.
Spotter: Jason Hedlesky
Driver Point Standings: 7th
Owner Point Standings: 8th
Projected Playoff Rank: 6th

2020 Season Stats
Starts: 12
Wins: 1
Poles: 0
Laps led: 42
Top-five Finishes: 6
Top-10 Finishes: 7
Average Start: 12.2
Average Finish: 12.8

Dover Stats
Starts: 19
Wins: 1
Poles: 0
Laps led: 197
Top-five Finishes: 7
Top-10 Finishes: 12
Average Start: 13.4
Average Finish: 11.3
Last Race Finish: 5th

News and Notes: 

  • Starting Position: Matt Crafton will start from the fourth starting position for the KDI Office Technology 200 on Friday at Dover. The starting lineup is based on a new competition-based performance metrics system.
  • Playoffs: With Crafton’s win at Kansas Speedway, he is locked into this year’s Playoffs.
  • Career Stats: Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts, 465, in the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series. Among his success in the past 20 seasons, the three-time champion has led 2,611 laps en route to 15 wins, 16 poles, 122 top-five and 280 top-10 finishes.
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