By: Pete Pistone – @PPistone | MRN.com on September 23, 2017 | three:06 P.M. EST&#thirteen;
Bell scored his fifth win of the season. (Photograph: Getty Photographs)&#thirteen;
Christopher Bell swept all of the levels to take the win in Saturday’s NASCAR Tenting World Truck Collection playoff opening UNOH one hundred seventy five at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Bell scored his fifth win of the season and seventh profession wheeling the Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota to Victory Lane.
“It’s a dream come true to drive for Kyle Busch Motorsports,” he stated. “These guys do such a superb job getting ready this SiriusXM Tundra. Simply can’t thank all of our companions at JBL, TRD, Toyota, everybody at Kyle Busch Motorsports – thanks guys for constructing such quick vans. It’s an honor to drive them.”
Bell acquired round Ryan Truex for the lead with sixteen laps to go and by no means appeared again on his approach to the victory. He led 4 occasions for seventy three laps.
“Nicely he was doing a very good job of watching his mirror,” Bell stated of Truex. “I knew it was robust to move all day, however our truck had been so good we hadn’t been capable of do it till we acquired to him. I stored making an attempt to work down and he stored blocking my air down and down and down. Lastly, I acquired one run the place I drove up in a single and two after which acquired an enormous run into three.”
Truex, Todd Gilliland, Grant Enfinger and Stuart Friesen rounded out the highest 5.
“I did the whole lot I might to carry him off,” Truex stated. “I simply didn’t have the grip he had.”
Matt Crafton, Ben Rhodes, Austin Cindric, Johnny Sauter and Kaz Grala accomplished the primary 10 finishers.
Different playoff drivers within the area have been Chase Briscoe (eleventh) and John Hunter Nemechek (twentieth), who needed to go to the storage on lap forty five for repairs for a gear concern.
The NASCAR Tenting World Truck Collection now heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway subsequent Saturday night time.