Matt Crafton – 2020 Michigan Preview

Aug 5, 2020

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Team Info
Crew Chief: Carl “Junior” Joiner, Jr.
Spotter: Jason Hedlesky

2020 Driver Point Standings: 6th
2020 Owner Point Standings: 7th
2020 Playoff Rank: 4th, overall

Michigan International Speedway Stats

Starts: 18
Wins: 0
Poles: 3
Laps led: 81
Top-five finishes: 5
Top-10 finishes: 10
Average start: 11.5
Average finish: 12.1
Last race finish: 10th

2020 Season Stats

Starts: 10
Wins: 1 – Kansas 2
Poles: 0
Laps led: 35
Top-five Finishes: 5
Top-10 Finishes: 6
Average start: 13.0
Average finish: 12.6

News and Notes: 

  • Career Stats: Crafton holds the record for consecutive starts (463) in Gander Trucks. Among his success in the past 20 seasons, the three-time champion has led 2,604 laps en route to 15 wins, 16 poles, 121 top-five and 279 top-10 finishes.
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