Late Race Crashes Including Lap 98 Melee Takes Out 17 Cars In Saturday’s XFINITY Series Race at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – There were three red flags in the rain marred Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 this weekend. Two of which occurred for mother nature. But, the final red flag, the shortest among the three, involved a huge crash coming to the white flag in the rain delayed event. On Lap 98, two laps left in regulation, Brandon Jones was pushing Erik Jones on the backstretch. That caused Justin Allgaier to push Brandon Jones even harder causing Jones’ No. 33 Chevrolet to spin and get into Michael Annett. Everyone behind was…

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William Byron Wins Rain Marred Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – The 24 Hours of Daytona is annually run in January, but a different 24 Hours of Daytona nearly occurred in July. Nearly 21 hours after the drop of the green flag on Friday night, William Byron took the checkered flag first in the rain marred Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 on Saturday afternoon. 

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Brennan Poole Wins the Pole for Friday Night’s Coca Cola Firecracker 250 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN) at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla – Like usual, it was a light days work so far for the NASCAR XFINITY Series drivers. The reason? Like they do on a weekly basis, both practice sessions for the race weekend occurred yesterday. Today, all they’ve had so far was qualifying to set the field for tonight’s Coca Cola Firecracker 250 (7:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN). In qualifying on Friday, Brennan Poole will start on the pole for the NASCAR XFINITY Series race at the Daytona International Speedway. Poole, turned a lap of 182.949 mph in his No.…

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