Kroger 225

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This article is about the race at Louisville Motor Speedway. For the race by this name at Kentucky Speedway from 2000-2002, see Kentucky 201.
Kroger 225
Venue Louisville Motor Speedway
Sponsor Kroger
First race 1995
Last race 1999
Distance 98.4 miles (158.359 km)
Laps 225
Previous names Ford Credit 200 (1995)
Ford Dealers 225 (1996)
Link-Belt Construction Equipment 225 (1997)
Kroger 225 (1998–1999)

The Kroger 225 was a NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series held at Louisville Motor Speedway in Louisville, Kentucky. The race was run from 1995 to 1999. Originally a 200-lap race in 1995, the race was increased to 225 laps the next year.

Past winners[edit]

Year Date Driver Team Manufacturer Race Distance Race Time Average Speed
(mph)
Laps Miles (km)
1995 June 3 Mike Skinner Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet 200 87.5 (140.818) 1:19:05 66.386
1996 July 20 Ron Hornaday, Jr. Dale Earnhardt, Inc. Chevrolet 225 98.4 (158.359) 1:26:43 68.11
1997 July 12 Ron Hornaday, Jr. Dale Earnhardt, Inc. Chevrolet 225 98.4 (158.359) 1:26:30 68.358
1998 August 29 Tony Raines Roehrig Motorsports Ford 225 98.4 (158.359) 1:40:38 58.758
1999 October 8 Jay Sauter Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet 225 98.4 (158.359) 1:42:56 57.445

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