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John Hunter Nemechek survives fuel scare to score first truck win

ROSSBURG, OH - JULY 22: John Hunter Nemechek, driver of the #8 Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the 3rd Annual 1-800-Car-Cash Mud Summer Classic at Eldora Speedway on July 22, 2015 in Rossburg, Ohio. (Photo by Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images)

ROSSBURG, OH - JULY 22: John Hunter Nemechek, driver of the #8 Chevrolet, sits in his car during practice for the 3rd Annual 1-800-Car-Cash Mud Summer Classic at Eldora Speedway on July 22, 2015 in Rossburg, Ohio. (Photo by Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images)

John Hunter Nemechek, the 18-year-old son of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran Joe Nemechek, picked up his first career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win in Saturday's American Ethanol e15 225 at Chicagoland Speedway.

Nemechek stretched his last tank of fuel to the finish when many other frontrunners ran out in the closing laps, taking the victory over Tyler Reddick, Timothy Peters, Daniel Suarez and Johnny Sauter.

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