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Benson claims first truck title after late calls give him advantage over Hornaday

Updated: November 14, 2008, 11:01 PM ET
Associated Press

HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- A two-tire stop and a late decision to stay on track during a caution period were just enough to give Johnny Benson the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series title by seven points over Ron Hornaday Jr. on Friday night in a race that went to overtime.

Todd Bodine won the Ford 200, but all eyes were on the championship contenders as Hornaday tried desperately to make up ground after falling behind in the pits during the final caution at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Benson, who ...

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