Ben Rhodes won the 21st Annual Las Vegas 350, for his 1st win in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

Credit: 352191Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ben Rhodes, driver of the #27 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Starting from 6th place Truck 27 Ben Rhodes Safelite Auto Glass Toyota won the 21st Annual Las Vegas 350, his 1st win in 45 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races. This is his 1st win & 11th Top 10 finish in 2017. This is his 1st win & 1st Top 10 finish in 2 races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. With this win Rhodes advances to into the next Round of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Playoffs. 2nd Place Truck 4 Christopher Bell DC Solar Toyota, started from 4th place posted his 2nd Top 10 finish in 3 races at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It is his 16th top-10 finish in 2017. 3rd Place Truck 29 Chase Briscoe Cooper Standard Ford, started from 3rd place posted his 1st Top 10 finish in his 1st start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Chase Briscoe was the highest finishing rookie.

Credit: 352189Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ben Rhodes, driver of the #27 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota, poses with the winners sticker after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

4th Place Truck 19 Austin Cindric LTi Printing Ford, started from 7th place followed by 5th place Truck 33 Kaz Grala (P) # Kiklos Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil Chevrolet, started from 14th place. 6th Place Truck 13 Cody Coughlin Ride TV/JEGS Toyota, started from 12th place followed by 7th place Truck 88 Matt Crafton (P) Rip It/Menards Toyota, started from 5th place. 8th Place Truck 8 John H. Nemechek Berry’s Manufacturing Chevrolet, started from 15th place followed by 9th place Truck 98 Grant Enfinger Jive Toyota, started from 10th place. Lastly in Top 10 was Truck 21 Johnny Sauter Allegiant Travel Chevrolet, in 10th place, started from 2nd place. Christopher Bell (P) leads the point standings by 47 points over Ben Rhodes (P).

Credit: 352190Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ben Rhodes, driver of the #27 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota, leads a pack of cars during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The race had 6 Cautions for 32 Laps: 1st Caution on lap 2 for Truck 51 Myatt Snider Louisiana Hot Sauce Toyota, Truck 52 Stewart Friesen Halmar International Chevrolet crash on the Backstretch. 2nd Caution on lap 37 for Stage 1 Conclusion. 3rd Caution on lap 43 for Truck 19 Austin Cindric LTi Printing Ford, Truck 18 Noah Gragson Switch Toyota, Truck 21 Johnny Sauter Allegiant Travel Chevrolet, Truck 33 Kaz Grala Kiklos Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil Chevrolet, Truck 52 Stewart Friesen Halmar International Chevrolet, Truck 24 Justin Haley MyWhy Chevrolet, Truck 44 Austin Wayne Self AM Technical Solutions Chevrolet Big crash on the Frontstretch. 4th Caution on lap 57 for Truck 19 Austin Cindric LTi Printing Ford, Truck 98 Grant Enfinger Jive Toyota crash on the Frontstretch. 5th Caution on lap 72 for Stage 2 Conclusion. 6th Caution on lap 133 for Truck 44 Austin Wayne Self AM Technical Solutions Chevrolet crash in Turn 1.

Credit: 352186Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Johnny Sauter, driver of the #21 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The race had 11 Lead Changes among 7 drivers: Lap Leaders: R. Truex 0; C. Briscoe (P) # 1-40; C. Bell (P) 41-60; B. Rhodes (P) 61-73; N. Gragson # 74-78; A. Cindric (P) # 79; N. Gragson # 80-86; C. Bell (P) 87-124; J. Nemechek (P) 125-132; C. Bell (P) 133-138; R. Truex 139; B. Rhodes (P) 140-146. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Lead, Laps Led): C. Bell (P) 3 times for 64 laps; C. Briscoe (P) # 1 time for 40 laps; B. Rhodes (P) 2 times for 20 laps; N. Gragson # 2 times for 12 laps; J. Nemechek (P) 1 time for 8 laps; A. Cindric (P) # 1 time for 1 lap; R. Truex 1 time for 1 lap.

Credit: 352185Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ryan Truex, driver of the #16 Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Toyota, poses with the Keystone Light Pole award after qualifying for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Stages:
Stage #1 Top Ten: 29,21,4,16,88,27,33,19,52,18
Stage #2 Top Ten: 27,4,8,16,88,29,18,19,21,98

Credit: 352187Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ben Rhodes, driver of the #27 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota, does a burnout after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Credit: 352188Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images Ben Rhodes, driver of the #27 Safelite Auto Glass Toyota, celebrates with his crew after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race Number 18
Unofficial Race Results for the 21St Annual Las Vegas 350 – Saturday, September 30, 2017
Las Vegas Motor Speedway – Las Vegas, NV – 1.5 Mile Paved Total Race Length – 146 Laps – 219 Miles

Finish Start Truck Driver Team Laps Status
1. 6. Truck 27 Ben Rhodes (P) Safelite Auto Glass Toyota 146 Running
2. 4. Truck 4 Christopher Bell (P) DC Solar Toyota 146 Running
3. 3. Truck 29 Chase Briscoe (P) # Cooper Standard Ford 146 Running
4. 7. Truck 19 Austin Cindric (P) # LTi Printing Ford 146 Running
5. 14. Truck 33 Kaz Grala (P) # Kiklos Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil Chevrolet 146 Running
6. 12. Truck 13 Cody Coughlin # Ride TV/JEGS Toyota 146 Running
7. 5. Truck 88 Matt Crafton (P) Rip It/Menards Toyota 146 Running
8. 15. Truck 8 John H. Nemechek (P) Berry’s Manufacturing Chevrolet 146 Running
9. 10. Truck 98 Grant Enfinger # Jive Toyota 146 Running
10. 2. Truck 21 Johnny Sauter (P) Allegiant Travel Chevrolet 145 Running
11. 20. Truck 02 Timothy Peters Henry County/AutosbyNelson.com Chevrolet Running
12. 1. Truck 16 Ryan Truex Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Toyota 145 Running
13. 13. Truck 18 Noah Gragson # Switch Toyota 144 Running
14. 16. Truck 49 Wendell Chavous # Testoril Chevrolet 144 Running
15. 21. Truck 1 Jordan Anderson Lucas Oil/Bommarito.com Chevrolet 143 Running
16. 23. Truck 50 Josh Reaume Java Chews Chevrolet 142 Running
17. 22. Truck 83 Camden Murphy Chevrolet 141 Running
18. 27. Truck 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb Waldo’s Painting Company Chevrolet 138 Running
19. 26. Truck 6 Norm Benning Chevrolet 129 Running
20. 17. Truck 44 Austin Wayne Self AM Technical Solutions Chevrolet 128 Accident
21. 8. Truck 24 Justin Haley # MyWhy Chevrolet 117 Engine
22. 18. Truck 45 Travis Pastrana Wienerschnitzel Chevrolet 112 Accident
23. 11. Truck 52 Stewart Friesen # Halmar International Chevrolet 41 Accident
24. 25. Truck 38 TJ Bell Niece Equipment Chevrolet 27 Overheating
25. 19. Truck 0 Matt Mills Driven2Honor.org Chevrolet 11 Engine
26. 24. Truck 87 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 9 Electrical
27. 28. Truck 57 Mike Senica Chevrolet 4 Transmission
28. 9. Truck 51 Myatt Snider Louisiana Hot Sauce Toyota 0 Accident
29. 29. Truck 63 Todd Peck Chevrolet 0 Engine

 

Race Comments: Prior to the start of the race, the following truck(s) dropped to the rear of the field for the reasons indicated: #02 (unapproved adjustments). Failed to Qualify: N/A. Caution Flags: 6 for 32. Lead Changes: 11 among 7 drivers.
Duralast GT Brakes ?Brake in the Race Award? – Stage 1 : Chase Briscoe, #29 Stage 1 Duralast GT Brakes ?Brake in the Race Award? – Stage 2 : Ben Rhodes, #27 Stage 2. Keystone Light Pole Award: Ryan Truex, #16 177.194 mph. Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race: Joe Gibbs Engines, #4. Mobil 1 Driver of the Race: Ben Rhodes, #27. Sunoco Rookie of the Race: Chase Briscoe, #29
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series
Next Race: Oct. 14, 2017 – Talladega Superspeedway
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