Young’s Motorsports Knoxville Raceway June Truck Series Team Preview
Driver: Thad Moffit
Main partner(s): Clean ports
Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST
Leader: Andre Abbott
2022 driver points position: 39th
2022 Owner Points Position: 33rd
Intel Chassis: YMS Chassis #008
Engine: Ilmor Racing Technologies
Notes of interest:
Welcome!: This weekend at Knoxville Raceway, Young’s Motorsports welcomes Trinity, NC native Thad Moffitt as the driver of the #20 Chevrolet Silverado RST.
Sponsor Intel: Moffitt will drive the #20 Chevrolet Silverado RST with support from Clean ports.
Clean Harbors Marketing Director Buddy Judy said, “We are thrilled to have our name associated with the legendary Knoxville Raceway; it makes sense to team up with a legendary family like the Pettys to represent us on the track. Thad has done a great job for our brand over the past few years and we are looking forward to a great weekend with Young’s Motorsports and Thad!
Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental and industrial services in North America. The company serves a diverse customer base, including a majority of Fortune 500 companies. Its customer base spans a number of industries, including chemicals, energy and manufacturing, as well as numerous government agencies.
These customers rely on Clean Harbors to provide a wide range of services such as end-to-end hazardous waste management, emergency spill response, industrial cleaning and maintenance, and recycling services.
Through its Safety-Kleen subsidiary, Clean Harbors is also North America’s largest used oil refiner and recycler and a leading provider of parts washers and environmental services to commercial, industrial and industrial customers. and automobiles.
Founded in 1980 and based in Massachusetts, Clean Harbors operates in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and India.
To learn more about Clean Harbors, visit cleanharbours.com or his career site careers.cleanharbours.com.
Thad Moffitt Truck Series Knoxville Raceway Stats: Saturday night’s Clean Harbors 150 will mark Moffitt’s inaugural NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut on Iowa’s famous dirt road.
Thad Moffitt Truck Series Stats: Entering Knoxville, Moffitt has three Truck Series starts under his belt, all of which have come this season.
Moffitt, the grandson of seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and Hall of Famer Richard Petty, posted a career-best 18th-place finish in the season-opening race at Daytona, Florida. ) International Speedway.
Thad Moffitt ARCA Menards Series Stats: Moffitt, 21, graduated from the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series after a healthy stint in the ARCA Menards Series.
Between 2017 and 2022, Moffitt has 45 ARCA Menards Series starts under his belt with nine top fives and 26 top 10s, including a career-best third, twice at Phoenix (Arizona) Raceway and Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course respectively. .
Earlier this year, Moffitt finished fourth at Talladega (Alabama) Superspeedway driving the No. 44 Ford Clean Harbors for team owner Jeff McClure.
Sonoma (California) Raceway | Door Dash 250 Race Recap: In the last NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Sonoma Raceway, Austin Dillon made his 73rd career Truck Series start.
Starting 16th for the 75 lap race, Dillon maintained a solid pace in his The No. 20 K&L Ready Mix Chevrolet Silverado RST and overcame a mechanical gremlin on Stage 3 to rally to a 17th-place lap lead.
In two races for Young’s Motorsports this season, Dillon posted two top-20 finishes, including a season-best 14th at Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway Dirt in April.
Calling the shots: Guide Moffitt as crew chief of No. 20 Clean ports Chevrolet Silverado RST is veteran crew chief Andrew Abbott.
He will lead his 93rd NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday night.
In his previous 92 races he has one pole, two top fives and seven top 10s
to his resume.
The Clean Harbors 150 will be his first race as a team leader on the half-mile dirt track.
Follow on social media: To know more Austin Dillonplease like it on Facebook (austindillon3) and follow him on instagram (@austindillon3) and Twitter (@austindillon3).
To learn more about Young’s Motorsports, please visit YoungsMotorsports.com, like them on Facebook (Young’s Motorsports) and follow instagram (youth motorsports) and Twitter (@youngsmtrsports).
Thad Moffit Pre-race quote:
On Knoxville Racecourse: “I’m super excited to team up with Tyler and Youngs Motorsports for the Own Ports 150. Clean ports is one of my long-time partners and I would like to give them the visibility they deserve.
“I think with Tyler (Young) and the 20 team, I have that opportunity. I’m ready for the dirt challenges. It’s going to be fun!”