By: Toby Christie, Editor – Follow on twitter @Toby_Christie

FORT WORTH, Texas — Friday night, in the JAG Metals 350 at Texas Motor Speedway John Hunter Nemechek and his NEMCO Motorsports team rolled the dice in an effort to get him into the Championship 4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. While the rest of the field cycled through pit stops, Nemechek stayed on track and gained the lead at lap 127.

Nemechek, who had an average running position of 12th on the night, chose to gamble for the win because his truck wasn’t good enough to win the race on it’s own.
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By: Toby Christie – @toby_christie

If you’re a top tier NASCAR Camping World Truck Series or NASCAR Xfinity Series team owner, you should be making phone calls right now to get John Hunter Nemechek behind the wheel of your race cars.

What the 20-year-old driver has done in his brief 62-race Truck Series career is astonishing, made even more incredible by his current emotion-fueled two-race winning streak with his back against the wall. A couple of weeks ago, Nemechek was facing an uncertain sponsorship situation at his family-owned NEMCO Motorsports race team.
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SHOW #400 – Guest: John Hunter Nemechek – We recap the exciting racing from Atlanta, review Jimmie Johnson’s 76 career win, tying Dale Earnhardt Sr., hear from Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Rick Hendrick on the milestone, preview everything Las Vegas and more. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

( Roughly 48:00 mins)

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Feb. 27, 2016

By Reid Spencer
NASCAR Wire Service

HAMPTON, Ga. – In a wild race that saw some of the best trucks in the field destroyed before the finish, John Hunter Nemechek held off Cameron Hayley in a two-lap dash to the checkers to win Saturday’s Great Clips 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Continue reading “John Hunter Nemechek wins war of attrition in Atlanta truck race”

The Final Lap Weekly Podcast LogoSHOW #377 – Guest: John Hunter Nemechek – We recap Chicagoland, Kerry defends Jimmie over and over again, Bowyer Busted again, Hamlin bets Michael Jordan, Jeff Gordon is the new ironman, Jeff’s final paint scheme is revealed, plus a full New Hampshire preview…hint…it’s flat. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie

( Roughly 48:00 mins)

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