The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is the only NASCAR Series running this week, and the race is called the Jeff Foxworthys Grit Chips 200 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway, held on Friday, August 31st at 7:30PM Eastern Time. This will be the fourteenth race of the year for the series, and next week we will see the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series continue. The next event on the calendar is the American Ethanol 200 and it will be held at the Iowa Speedway two weeks from this race on September 15th.
The last race that was held on the calendar was the one in Bristol, Tennessee and it was won by Timothy Peters on August 22nd. Parker Kligerman came in second place at that race for Toyota and then Ross Chastain took third place. In the standings, Timothy Peters also comes in first, leading right now by 17 points with 497. James Buescher takes the second spot and then Ty Dillon comes in third. Justin Lofton is fourth and Parker Kligerman comes in fifth. The rest of the top ten includes Joey Coulter, Matt Crafton and Ron Hornaday.