FOX to Make Pocono’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Broadcast All Driver

Media needs to be aware, professional athletes are coming for our jobs. Fox Sports announced from the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday that their NASCAR XFINITY Series broadcast on June 10 from the Pocono Raceway will be run broadcasted by current Monster Energy NASCAR cup Series drivers. This is the first time something like this has happened. 

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Aric Almirola Wins Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300

Aric Almirola knew on Friday that his No. 98 Ford had a shot at winning today’s Sparks Energy 300 at the Talladega Superspeedway. The Biagi-DenBeste Racing driver ran 10 practice laps and parked his Ford for the rest of the day saying he knew then that this car had the capability of winning this weekend. He was right. 

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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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Kyle Larson Wins XFINITY Series Race at Richmond

It’s not a short track race if drivers aren’t mad after it. For the NASCAR XFINITY Series drivers, four drivers were pretty frustrated with how today’s race transpirted, but what’s weird is, no one was made at another driver. Nevertheless, when two late restarts played out at the .75-mile short track, Larson was the race winner in overtime, and Allgaier was a disappointed second, consoled only by the $100,000 check he collected as the winner of the XFINITY Dash 4 Cash bonus as the highest finishing series regular.

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Cole Custer/Kyle Benjamin Lead XFINITY Series Practices at Richmond on Friday

The NASCAR XFINITY Series drivers head to another short track this weekend, as they went from the .533-mile Bristol (Tenn) Motor Speedway last weekend to the .75-mile Richmond International Raceway this week. On Friday, they had two 55-minute practice sessions to prepare themselves for Saturday’s ToyotaCare 250 (12:30 p.m. ET/FS1/MRN). In the opening practice, rookie Cole Custer was standing on top of the leaderboard with a lap around the Virginia short track at 118.442 mph. Custer, is looking for his first win in the XFINITY Series, and having his No.…

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JR Motorsports Excited to Be Going to Richmond This Weekend

2017 has gone about as good as a year could go for JR Motorsports in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. The top three drivers in the current standings, well they belong to JR Motorsports. Elliott Sadler leads rookie William Byron by 16 points, while Justin Allgaier is third trailing by 60 markers. The fourth driver in Michael Annett is 10th overall in the standings too. One thing that’s common though among all four drivers heading to RIR this weekend, is how excited they are to be racing on the .75-mile Virginia…

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Says “You Have Not Seen the Last of Me” Will Race At Least 2 XFINITY Series Race in 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. shockingly announced his retirement from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series on Tuesday morning, but in his press conference this afternoon, the third generation driver revealed that his last race will actually not be at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 19. In fact, Earnhardt Jr. is slated to run at least two NASCAR XFINITY Series races in 2018, and he mentioned towards the end of his opening statement that he will indeed honor that commitment next year. “You have not seen the last of me on the…

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