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Almirola Earns Xfinity Win At Talladega
Saturday, 6 May, 2017 – 18:55 | Comments Off on Almirola Earns Xfinity Win At Talladega
Almirola Earns Xfinity Win At Talladega

Aric Almirola took the lead with four laps left in Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, held off Elliott Sadler at the finish and got the third victory of his career.
Almirola beat Sadler, the series points leader, to the finish line by .142 seconds.
The win was Almirola’s first of the season and it came in […]

Larson Takes Xfinity Series Win At Richmond
Saturday, 29 Apr, 2017 – 18:44 | Comments Off on Larson Takes Xfinity Series Win At Richmond
Larson Takes Xfinity Series Win At Richmond

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Kyle Larson overcame a strong car and effort on the part of Justin Allgaier and came away with the win in Saturday’s  NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway.
Allgaier, who led 157 of the race’s 254 laps, finished second. He also won earned a $100,000 bonus check for winning the Dash 4 Cash bonus as […]

It’s Biz As Usual: Jones Wins Xfinity Race At TMS
Saturday, 8 Apr, 2017 – 17:16 | Comments Off on It’s Biz As Usual: Jones Wins Xfinity Race At TMS
It’s Biz As Usual: Jones Wins Xfinity Race At TMS

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Drop the green flag on a NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Texas Motor Speedway, and Erik Jones is money.
Jones scored his second series victory in five starts in Cowtown Saturday afternoon, dominating the 110-lap third segment of the 21st annual My Bariatric Solutions 300.
Jones, who also […]

Larson Claims Xfinity Win In Fontana
Saturday, 25 Mar, 2017 – 18:59 | Comments Off on Larson Claims Xfinity Win In Fontana
Larson Claims Xfinity Win In Fontana

Kyle Larson’s big West Coast weekend continued Saturday as the Chip Ganassi Racing driver won the Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.
Larson, who on Friday won the pole for Sunday’s Monster Energy Cup race at Auto Club, edged Joey Logano of Team Penske for the win.
Larson held off Logano after after […]

Logano Wins Vegas Xfinity Race
Sunday, 12 Mar, 2017 – 8:38 | Comments Off on Logano Wins Vegas Xfinity Race
Logano Wins Vegas Xfinity Race

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Joey Logano cleared Kyle Larson off Turn 4 on the final restart and pulled away to win Saturday’s Xfinity Series race in Las Vegas by .602 seconds.
“Man, it’s a lot of fun to have these Team Penske cars fast again in the Xfinity Series,” said Logano who led 106 laps in winning for the first […]

Reed Wins Ugly Xfinity Opener At DIS
Saturday, 25 Feb, 2017 – 20:07 | One Comment
Reed Wins Ugly Xfinity Opener At DIS

Ryan Reed won his second Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway as he survived a marathon crash-o-rama to win on Saturday afternoon/Saturday night.
Reed, who won the race in 2015, got the victory by holding off Kasey Kahne in overtime in a race which set a near-record for cautions (10) at DIS and lasted over […]

Suarez Captures Historic Xfinity Championship
Saturday, 19 Nov, 2016 – 20:13 | Comments Off on Suarez Captures Historic Xfinity Championship
Suarez Captures Historic Xfinity Championship

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Daniel Suarez made history on Saturday night and he made it with style. The native of Mexico won the NASCAR Xfinity race at Homestead-Miami Speedway and also the series’ 2016 championship, thus becoming the first foreign-born driver to claim a national touring series title.
The 24-year-old driver from Monterrey beat Ty Dillon to the finish line […]

Xfinity Final Field Set
Sunday, 13 Nov, 2016 – 9:26 | Comments Off on Xfinity Final Field Set
Xfinity Final Field Set

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Sprint Cup regular Kyle Busch won Saturday night’s Xfinity Series race at Phoenix International but the big news took place behind him where the Championship 4 field was set.
Earning berths in the championship-deciding final race at Homestead-Miami Speedway next week are Justin Allgaier, Daniel Suarez, Erik Jones and Elliott Sadler.
Busch led 190 of 200 laps […]

Late Restart Makes Larson A Texas Xfinity Winner
Saturday, 5 Nov, 2016 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Late Restart Makes Larson A Texas Xfinity Winner
Late Restart Makes Larson A Texas Xfinity Winner

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Kyle Larson used a late-race pass on a restart to overhaul Brad Keselowski and win Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Larson passed pole-sitter Keselowski on the day’s fifth and final restart on Lap 171 of the scheduled 200 around TMS’ high-banked/1.5-mile quadoval and paced […]

Tifft To Race Full ’17 Xfinity Slate For Gibbs
Friday, 4 Nov, 2016 – 15:05 | Comments Off on Tifft To Race Full ’17 Xfinity Slate For Gibbs
Tifft To Race Full ’17 Xfinity Slate For Gibbs

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Ohio-native Matt Tifft will drive a Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota Camry for the full, 33-race NASCAR Xfinity Series schedule in 2017.
Tifft, who underwent surgery to remove a benign brain tumor in July, has run a limited schedule in both the Xfinity and Camping World Truck series […]