Rockingham, N.C. (April 15, 2012) – In just his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Race, rookie Jeb Burton wheeled his No. 27 State Water Heaters Chevrolet home in the 11th position at the return of the famed Rockingham Speedway.  After some challenging practice sessions for the rookie driver, along with a 27th place qualifying effort – his race was one of hard-fought positions, quick reflexes and instinct, and a “racer’s intuition” that seemingly runs in the family with dad Ward. Starting in [...]

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Rockingham Final Practice Update

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Track: Rockingham Speedway Race: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 Race Date: April 15, 2012   Practice Session: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Final Practice – Saturday   No. 27 Truck Finished: 24th No. 27 Truck Speed: 138.499 mph No. 27 Truck Time: 25.993 seconds   Notes: There were no incidents involving the No. 27 entry during final practice. Next Up: Qualifying 3:35 p.m. EDT (Saturday – not televised). Jeb will qualify 24th of 41 trucks based off his fastest lap of practice.   TV Schedule:   “The Setup” [...]

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Rockingham First Practice Update

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Track: Rockingham Speedway Race: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 Race Date: April 15, 2012   Practice Session: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series First Practice – Saturday   No. 27 Truck Finished: 18th No. 27 Truck Speed: 142.795 mph No. 27 Truck Time: 25.211 seconds   Notes: There were no incidents involving the No. 27 entry during Saturday’s first of two practice sessions.  The start of practice was delayed 30 minutes to repair a portion of the race track in turn 3. Next Up:  Practice [...]

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Rockingham Qualifying Update

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Track: Rockingham Speedway Race: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 Race Date: April 15, 2012   Session: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Qualifying   No. 27 Truck Qualified: 27th No. 27 Truck Speed: 140.203 mph No. 27 Truck Time: 25.677 seconds   Notes: There were no issues with the No. 27 entry during qualifying. Next Up: “The Setup” Pre-Race Show – 12:30 p.m. EDT on SPEED (Sunday) TV Schedule:   “The Setup” Pre-Race Show – 12:30 p.m. EDT on SPEED (Sunday) Race – 1:00 p.m. EDT on SPEED [...]

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Rockingham Practice Update

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Track: Rockingham Speedway Race: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 200 Race Date: April 15, 2012   Practice Session: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series First Practice   No. 27 Truck Finished: 24th No. 27 Truck Speed: 138.016 mph No. 27 Truck Time: 26.084 seconds   Notes: There were no incidents involving the No. 27 entry during opening practice.  Since this is the inaugural NASCAR truck series event at Rockingham, the teams are being given three hours of additional practice time on Friday.  The State Water [...]

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Rockingham News and Notes

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No. 27 State Water Heaters Chevrolet Silverado News and Notes This Week’s Silverado… The No. 27 Hillman Racing Chevrolet Silverado team and driver Jeb Burton will utilize MHR-016 in Sunday’s inaugural 200-lap NCWTS race at Rockingham Speedway.  Piloting MHR-016, Burton turned his first laps in a NASCAR truck at Ace Speedway in Altamahaw, N.C., in an early February test session.  Trip Bruce, who led Johnny Benson to a truck series championship in 2008, will once again be atop the pit [...]

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Rockingham Preview

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No. 27 State Water Heaters Chevy Silverado NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES – RACE 3 OF 22 - Rockingham Speedway ANOTHER BURTON ATTEMPTS “ROCK TAMING”: After making his NASCAR debut at Martinsville Speedway two weeks ago and finishing in a respectable 13th position, Jeb Burton finds himself itching to get behind the wheel one again in his #27 State Water Heaters Chevy Silverado. This time, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie will take to the track at the famed Rockingham Speedway for the [...]

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