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John Hunter Biography
John Hunter NASCAR Truck Series
• 2014: Scored six top-10 finishes in 10 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts.
• 2013: At Martinsville Speedway made his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut at 16-years-old.
YEAR-BY-YEAR NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES RECAP
2014: In 10 entries, scored six top-10 finishes. … Average start, 13.2. … Best start, seventh at Dover International Speedway. … Average finish, 10.4. … Best finish, fifth at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. … Led 53 laps. … Completed 97.8 percent laps attempted.
OTHER RACING HISTORY
In December 2014, won the prestigious Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla., his first career Super Late Model win. … Won the All American 400 at Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville, Tenn., in 2014 … 2013 Miller Lite Super Late Model Series Champion at Mobile (Ala.) International Speedway … In 2012 won 15 of 18 races en route to the Allison Legacy Series Championship. … Received 2011 Rookie of the Year honors in the Allison Legacy Series. … Began racing quarter midgets at age five and transitioned into Motocross by 2007.
Son of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver “Front Row” Joe Nemechek. … Named after his uncle, former NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver John Nemechek. … In 2014, split seat time with his father in the family-owned No. 8 SWM-NEMCO Motorsports entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. … Will continue to share driving duties with his father in 2015 until his 18th birthday, when he plans to finish out the remainder of the truck series schedule beginning at Kentucky Speedway.
Birthdate: June 11, 1997
Hometown: Mooresville, N.C.
Resides: Mooresville, N.C.