Young’s Motorsports Pocono Raceway July Truck Series Team Preview
Driver: Spencer Boyd
Main partner(s): Recording medium
Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST
Leader: Ryan “Pickle” London
2022 driver points position: 27
2022 Owner Points Position: 29
Engine: Ilmor Racing Technologies
Notes of interest:
Back to familiar territory: Fan favorite Spencer Boyd returns to Pocono Raceway ensconced aboard his new truck number and leadership is aiming for his first top 10 in the 2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and his second victory of his Truck Series career.
No. 135: This weekend at Pocono, Boyd will make his 135th career NASCAR start. Boyd has three NASCAR Cup Series starts, 50 NASCAR Xfinity Series starts and will make his 82nd truck start when the green flag flies Saturday afternoon.
The highlight of his NASCAR career was a victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway in October 2019 driving for Young’s Motorsports.
Welcome aboard: This weekend at Pocono Raceway, Spencer Boyd and Young’s Motorsports welcome Record Rack as the primary marketing partner for Race 16 of the 2022 Truck Series season.
Sportsman’s Choice® Record Rack® wildlife products are designed to attract and nurture deer for overall health and antler development.
Record Rack® like “Golden Deer Nuggets™” and “Sportsman” products help attract and develop a larger class of bucks. Whether you’re a wildlife watcher looking to see more deer on your yard or an avid sportsman looking to win a trophy, they’ve got the right food to meet your goals.
Dollars for the brave: This weekend at Pocono Raceway, Boyd will be promoting Record Rack’s Bucks for the Brave initiative.
NASCAR driver Spencer Boyd continues his efforts to support the men and women who have served in the line of duty. Veterans (no longer in service) and retired first responders (law enforcement, firefighters, paramedics) can gain the hunting experience of a lifetime with Boyd’s longtime partner, Recording medium® Premium Wildlife Feed (brand owned by Cargill, Inc..)
Nominations for heroes are now open to submit for the year dollars for the brave charity event.
Bucks for the Brave is an all-expenses-paid trip taking place in early November. The event will take place at Trinity Oaks’ Thumbtack Ranch in Batesville, TX which is the only nationally recognized Purple Heart Ranch in the United States.
One winner from each of our eight categories will be chosen: Army Veteran, Marine Corps Veteran, Navy Veteran, Air Force Veteran, Coast Guard Veteran, Retired Firefighter, Forces retired college and retired EMT.
Spencer Boyd Truck Series Pocono Raceway Statistics: Saturday afternoon’s CRC Brakleen 150 will mark Boyd’s fourth start in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series on the 2.5-mile triangle race track.
In his previous three races at the “Tricky Triangle,” Boyd has finished 18th on the best track after starting 25th in the 2019 Gander RV 150.
He holds an average finish at Pocono of 22.3.
Spencer Boyd Truck Speedway Series Stats: On NASCAR Camping World Truck Series tracks classified as a 2.0 mile and longer highwayBoyd has made 13 starts throughout his career with one win, two top fives and three top 10s and an average of 17th place.
Mid Ohio Sports Car Course | O’Reilly Auto Parts 150 Race Recap: In the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Boyd made his 81st career start in the Truck Series.
After starting 35th for the 67-lap race, Boyd maintained a solid pace in his Crowe Equipment’s #12 Chevrolet Silverado RST will earn a 16th place finish in the competitive round at the checkered flag.
At the point(s): Going into Pocono, Boyd is 26th in the championship standings.
36 points separate Boyd from 20th in the championship standings currently held by Corey Heim with eight races remaining this season.
108 points separate Boyd from 15th in the championship standings occupied by Chase Purdy.
The No. 12 Young’s Motorsports team earns 27th place in the Truck Series owner standings.
Chasing that W: Boyd is aiming for his second NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win for himself and Young’s Motorsports.
In 2019 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, Boyd upset the Truck Series Playoffs by winning the Sugarland Shines 250 on the 2.66-mile superspeedway edging Todd Gilliland by 0.027 seconds.
Overview of the truck series: In five years of Truck Series competition, Boyd has 81 Truck Series career starts with one win, two top fives and three top 10s, and a championship best of 17th in 2019 and a 23.0 average.
Calling the shots: Veteran crew chief Ryan “Pickle” London guides Boyd as crew chief of the #12 Record Rack Chevrolet Silverado RST.
He will lead his 61st NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday. In his previous 60 races, he has one win, two top fives and four top 10s to his name.
The CRC Brakleen 150 will be his fourth race as a team leader on the 2.5-mile three-corner race track.
Follow on social media: For more from Spencer Boyd, please like her on Facebook (Spencer Boyd Racing) and follow him on instagram (SpencerBoydpr) and Twitter (@SpencerBoyd).
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Quote from Spencer Boyd before the race:
On dollars for the brave: “I look forward to this event every year,” Boyd said. “It’s hard to put into words the impact the stories of these heroes have had on me.
“I am proud to shine a light on Record Rack’s efforts in the veteran and first responder community. We’ve been partners for five seasons now, so it’s almost like a family reunion when we get together. I love it.”