Blake Koch/Brandon Jones, Chevrolet Power In General Lead XFINITY Series Practices Friday in Talladega

The NASCAR XFINITY Series returns to the high banks of a restrictor plate track this weekend, this time at the Talladega Superspeedway. The last superspeedway race was held back in February at the Daytona International Speedway, and it was a sloppy one. This weekend, these drivers are looking to show everyone that they can race with the best of them on plate tracks. In the first of two practice sessions on Friday in preparation for Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 (1 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN), Blake Koch led the way in his No. 11…

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Brendan Gaughan/JGR Cars Lead XFINITY Series Practice From Las Vegas

The NASCAR XFINITY Series took to the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway for their only two practice sessions of the race weekend on Friday. In the opening session, hometown hero Brendan Gaughan led the way with a speed of 182.568 mph in his No. 62 Chevrolet. For Gaughan, it was a dream session as he has yet to win at his home track, but for the Las Vegas native to be quick out of the gates, it gave him high hopes for tomorrow. Daniel Suarez was second fastest in his…

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Ryan Reed Wins Crash Filled Powershares QQQ 300 in Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – Last year’s Coca-Cola 600 lasted 3-hours and 46-minutes. It’s NASCAR’s longest race of the year. Saturday’s Powershares QQQ 300 is half the race distance of that event, but it took nearly as long today, as the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ season opener was a crash filled race at the Daytona International Speedway. It was a survival of the fittest per say. Ryan Reed who started second and led the first lap, was involved in the Lap 22 melee and ended up leading the final one en route…

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Kyle Busch Dominates X-Finity Series Race at Phoenix, Championship 4 Set

AVONDALE, AZ – In a race where the importance was on the inaugural NASCAR X-Finity Series Chase, a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver stole the show. The top four drivers in the X-Finity Series standings tonight advanced to the final round at Homestead for next weekend’s championship deciding race. But, for the third time in all three races this round, a Sprint Cup driver was victorious. In fact, this was the fourth straight race that a Cup driver won in the X-Finity Series. Kyle Busch dominated tonight’s Ticket Galaxy 200…

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Kyle Busch Tops Opening NASCAR X-Finity Series Practice in Phoenix

AVONDALE, Az- The NASCAR X-Finity Series took to the one-mile Phoenix International Raceway for two practice sessions on Friday in the desert, as these were the only two times the drivers would get to practice on the Arizona oval this weekend. Tomorrow, the drivers will set the field for tomorrow night’s Ticket Galaxy 200 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN) at 4:15 p.m. ET then race the penultimate event of the season at 7:30 p.m. ET. In the opening session, a familiar face sat on top of the leaderboard when the checkered flag…

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Michael McDowell Nabs X-Finity Series Win in Road America

Michael McDowell fought the lead away from pole sitter Alex Tagliani near the midway point of Saturday’s NASCAR X-Finity Series race at the Road America road course in Wisconsin, and never looked back en route to his first career NASCAR victory in 94 career X-Finity Series stars. McDowell had to endure two late race restars inside of seven laps-to-go, including in overtime, but it didn’t faze him, as he led 24 of the 48 laps in his No. 2 Chevrolet in today’s Road America 180 powered by Johnsonville. The Richard…

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