VIDEO: NASCAR Community Reacts as Matt DiBenedetto Cheekily Turns into a Hailie Deegan Heckler

Apparently, the NASCAR Truck Series can easily be aggressive as drivers try to prove themselves to teams in the big leagues. But luckily, we had some friendly moments on the track as the drivers joked with each other. And the same thing happened between Matt DiBenedetto and Hailie Deegan.

Amidst all this, the fans also had fun.

The recent truck series race in Indianapolis saw fans cheering for Hailie Deegan. However, fellow truck series driver, Matt DiBenedetto, had a different reaction. DiBenedetto gushes over the driver. Fortunately, it was all fun and games between the two friends.

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It was great to see the two drivers having fun with each other, despite the fierce competition.

However, fans saw this as an opportunity to have their own fun.

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mayhemmadnessx2 – What the deal Matt, you’re afraid your wife will cut you off if you’re nice to the girl

jdubuque02 – Omg Matt

nielsonja – The two best out there

mikesell65 – I believe Matt got a bigger round of applause lol awesome race last night Matty D

It was a happy event. But how did the two perform in the race? Lets find out.

Matt DiBenedetto And Hailie Deegan Had A Good Race

Fortunately, the applause was well-deserved, as both drivers had great runs at Indianapolis Raceway Park. They both qualified in the top-20, with DiBenedetto starting 19th, right next to Deegan in 17th.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – SEPTEMBER 24: Hailie Deegan, driver of the #1 Craftsman Ford, waves to fans on stage during pre-race ceremonies before the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Victoria’s Voice Foundation 200 presented by Westgate Resorts in Las Vegas Motor Speedway on September 24, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)

They both maximized their potential as they finished in the top 15, with Matt moving up to 11th, and Deegan right behind him in 13th.

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All in all, a good result for both. But can they maintain their pace throughout the season?

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