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Reddick Surprises Xfinity Playoff Field
Sunday, 24 Sep, 2017 – 8:23 | Comments Off on Reddick Surprises Xfinity Playoff Field
Reddick Surprises Xfinity Playoff Field

Tyler Reddick, a non-playoff driver, won the first Xfinity Series playoffs race Saturday evening at Kentucky Speedway.
The Chip Ganassi Racing driver won with a 14.540-second margin of victory over teammate Brennan Poole.
“I don’t know if it was necessarily me making a statement, it was just Chip Ganassi Racing making a statement,” said Reddick, who is […]

Allgaier Wins Chicagoland
Sunday, 17 Sep, 2017 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Allgaier Wins Chicagoland
Allgaier Wins Chicagoland

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Grabbing the lead with a bold move to the inside after a restart on Lap 186 of 200, Justin Allgaier, an Illinois native, captured the victory in Saturday’s TheHouse.com 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series regular-season finale at Chicagoland Speedway.
Brendan Gaughan rallied from three laps down to finish 13th on the lead lap and nail down the […]

Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race
Saturday, 9 Sep, 2017 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race
Keselowski Pulls Away Late To Win Xfinity Race

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On lap 235 of 250 of Friday night’s Xfinity Series race at Richmond International Raceway, Brad Keselowski passed leader Kyle Busch and then pulled away to win by 3.008 seconds.
Afterward, Keselowski said he was happy to get the win and happier still in how he got it.
“When you can race with him (Busch), you know […]

NASCAR Scrapping Steel Friday In Richmond
Friday, 8 Sep, 2017 – 13:42 | Comments Off on NASCAR Scrapping Steel Friday In Richmond
NASCAR Scrapping Steel Friday In Richmond

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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RICHMOND, Va. – For nearly seven decades, steel-body race cars and NASCAR have been synonymous, but at Richmond International Raceway on Friday the sanctioning body ushered in a new era that will eventually make sheet metal obsolete in at least one of its three national touring series.
In Friday’s Virginia529 College […]

Busch On Trail Of Triple
Saturday, 19 Aug, 2017 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Busch On Trail Of Triple
Busch On Trail Of Triple

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Kyle Busch set himself up for a three-series sweep at Bristol Motor Speedway when he won Friday night’s Xfinity Series event at the high-banked, half-mile oval.
The win comes on the heels of Wednesday night’s Camping World Truck race and a night before he can complete the triple in Saturday’s Cup Series event.
In the Truck Series […]

Kyle Busch Nails First Xfinity Series Win At Watkins Glen
Saturday, 5 Aug, 2017 – 16:58 | Comments Off on Kyle Busch Nails First Xfinity Series Win At Watkins Glen
Kyle Busch Nails First Xfinity Series Win At Watkins Glen

Kyle Busch on Saturday got his first Xfinity Series win at the Watkins Glen road circuit in upstate New York.
Busch overcame a pit road penalty and went on to beat pole-sitter Joey Logano of Team Penske to the finish line by 1.049 seconds in the Zippo 200 at the 2.45-mile course.
“The cars have really been […]

Preece Wins Xfinity Race In Iowa
Saturday, 29 Jul, 2017 – 18:50 | Comments Off on Preece Wins Xfinity Race In Iowa
Preece Wins Xfinity Race In Iowa

Ryan Preece, held off Kyle Benjamin in a green-white checkered finish that came after the third restart in the race’s final 17 laps to win Saturday’s Xfinity Series race at Iowa Speedway.
“I thought this race would never end, that’s for sure,” an emotional Preece told the NBCSN after finally slowing his fast Joe Gibbs Racing […]

Teen Byron Collects Xfinity Win At Indy
Saturday, 22 Jul, 2017 – 18:21 | Comments Off on Teen Byron Collects Xfinity Win At Indy
Teen Byron Collects Xfinity Win At Indy

Teenager William Byron held off NASCAR Cup Series veterans Paul Menard and Joey Logano over Saturday’s final laps to become the youngest winner of a major race on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval, capturing victory in the Lilly Diabetes 250 Xfinity Series race.
Byron _ at 19 years, 7 months _ edged Menard by 0.108-seconds in […]

Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon
Saturday, 1 Jul, 2017 – 18:56 | Comments Off on Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon
Byron Wins Xfinity Marathon

William Byron won his second NASCAR Xfinity Series event in seven days, taking the checkered flag in overtime in Saturday’s weather-delayed Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Byron took the lead from Joey Logano on Lap 98 of a scheduled 100, when off-center contact from Byron’s front bumper sent Logano’s No. 22 Ford plowing through […]

Rain Halts Xfinity Race
Saturday, 1 Jul, 2017 – 8:12 | Comments Off on Rain Halts Xfinity Race
Rain Halts Xfinity Race

Eight laps into Friday night’s Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway, rain slowed the proceedings, forcing a caution with Blake Koch in the lead.
With the rain intensifying, NASCAR red-flagged the event after Lap 11 and brought the cars to pit road. After a wait of more than an hour, the […]