Chicagoland Truck Series
If you like to see heart-pounding NASCAR action then you've definitely come to the right
place, as the Chicagoland Truck Series takes all the excitement of traditional NASCAR and brings and exciting twist to the
action. When you come out to see these drivers, you're talking about seeing the very best pickup truck drivers in the world
as they gun it for the checkered flag, giving fans some unbelievable moments as they whip around corners and battle neck-and-neck.
The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is always loaded with exciting races that everyone will want to be a part of, giving
you plenty of reasons to put down the remote and head out or an exciting day of racing that you won't soon forget.
one of the places that it really comes together is the Chicagoland Speedway, as this is one of those venues that routinely
holds some of the very best racing events in the area and provides the perfect backdrop for those looking for a little racing
excitement. When you're there in the middle of an exhilarating race that has already had its fair share of twists and turns
as drivers battle for position, you'll see that there is no duplicating the atmosphere of the Chicagoland Truck Series.
Chicagoland Truck Series Info
NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series started in 1995 and was originally titled the
Super Truck Series by Craftsman. The series involves racing vehicles that are similar to Sprint Cup cars that are fitted with
bodies that resemble full-sized pickup trucks, allowing fans to see a completely different type of racing that can be every
bit as intense and exciting. The inspiration for these vehicles is taken from off-road vehicles such as the Chevy Silverado,
the Ford F-150, Dodge Ram and Toyota Tundra, making for a unique series of events that everyone will be talking about as the
next big race gets rolling at the Chicagoland Speedway.
Truck Series Experience
This is a great opportunity
to see some excellent racing at one of the newest tracks in the Midwest. The incredible experience, the smell of engine oil
and the great look of the cars all come together to make a fantastic night of entertainment. This is a tour of races that
will be packed with unbelievable finishes that you'll want to see with your own eyes, as it springs to a completely different
level when you're there alongside thousands of other fans who love this sport every bit as much as you do. There is nothing
quite like being there when a race can go either way and you're at the edge of your seat, but you're probably not really going
to understand that if you plan on catching the highlights from your living room.
Chicagoland Truck Series History
all started with the SuperTruck Series, which got going back in 1995 as an exciting new brand of NASCAR racing. Over the years,
the series evolved and eventually ended up with Camping World as the official sponsor, and the excitement has remained intact
throughout the years as the best drivers in the world continue to gun it for the checkered flag. The roots of the series are
also extremely impressive, as legendary racers like Dale Earnhardt, Ernie Irvan provided immediate support for the new racing
series to help it reach fans right from the get-go. With the support of some NASCAR legends and some very talented drivers
taken to the courses each and every race, the Truck Series took off and remains the place to go if you're looking for some
Chicagoland Truck Series Trivia
Did you know that Ron Hornaday won the Truck Series
championship two out of three years, on two separate occasions?
In both 1996 and 1998, when the Series was in its infancy,
Hornaday ended up winning it all, which is apparently something he liked so much that he did it again more than a decade later
in 2007/2009. Hornaday continues to hold the record for longest gap in between titles as well as the most overall titles in
Truck Series history.
Chicagoland Truck Series Fans
One thing you definitely shouldn't underestimate is
the impact of the fans, as Camping World Truck series fans are renowned for coming together to show their passion and energy
in ways that help elevate the whole atmosphere to unbelievable levels. Whether you love the hum of the racetrack or the roar
of the crowd, NASCAR remains the pinnacle of motorsports and events like the Camping World Truck Series is one of the unique
set of races that always has plenty of fans buzzing leading up to the opening lap. No matter how big the TVs get these days,
this is a sport that can't be recreated in a way that can come close to the experience of actually watching the drama unfold
before your very eyes, with the fans at Chicagoland Speedway sure to help bring the atmosphere to a completely different level.