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Louisville’s Rhodes making an impact on and off track as he shoots for second straight NCWTS playoff

By Benjamin Shipp Northern Kentucky Tribune For NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Ben Rhodes, Thursday’s Buckle Up In Your Truck 225 at the Kentucky Speedway is much more than just any other race. (Photo provided) The 225-mile sprint to the checkered flag is but another chance to edge closer to his goal of becoming NCWTS Champion, it also stands as an opportunity for Rhodes to show his home...

Louisville native headlines ‘All Rhodes Lead to the Kentucky Speedway’ promotion for Buckle Up 225

NASCAR Truck Series driver and Louisville native Ben Rhodes will be back home and racing at his favorite track at the Kentucky Speedway in the Buckle Up 225 on July 12. Rhodes will be heading up the “All Rhodes Lead to the Kentucky Speedway” promotional campaign. In the four weeks leading up to the race, Rhodes will be on a media tour promoting the race and recognizing and honoring First Responders. Ben...