5 Favorites For Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 (3 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Picking a top five for a restrictor plate race is like winning the lottery. So, take this weekend’s pick with a bit of a grain of salt. These are just five drivers statistically I feel could run well in Saturday’s Sparks Energy 300 (3 p.m. ET/FOX/MRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). But, there’s no guarantee of that. Elliott Sadler He’s got to be the one to beat right? Sadler may not have won in 47 races, but this could be the race that sees that winless streak come to an end. The JR…

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s Rinnai 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

HAMPTON, Ga – The NASCAR XFINITY Series had two practice sessions at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Friday as they were the lone two sessions in preparation for Saturday afternoon’s Rinnai 250 (2 p.m. ET/FS1/PRN/SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). All they do on Saturday is qualifying at 9:10 am in the morning then race after. The odds of a new XFINITY Series winner this weekend are pretty high. How high? Try a 97.4% chance high. Since only one former series Atlanta winner is entered this weekend – Kevin Harvick (four-time winner: 2009, 2013,…

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Nationwide Children’s Hospital To Sponsor Reddick For 5 Races In 2018

 JR Motorsports will support Nationwide Children’s Hospital in a prominent way during the NASCAR Xfinity Series season in 2018. One of America’s largest pediatric healthcare and research centers delivering care for more than 1.4 million patient visits each year, Nationwide Children’s will have five primary paint schemes with the No. 9 team and driver Tyler Reddick this season. The primary branding space in those events was made possible by the generous support of one of JRM’s partners, which made a donation to Nationwide Children’s in memory of one of its…

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19 Year Old Cole Custer Wins XFINITY Series Season Finale, 19 Year Old William Byron Wins The Championship

Homestead, Fla – While all the attention was on the Championship 4 drivers this weekend at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, rightfully so too. But, two rookies not a part of the final four in their respective series’ won the first two races of the weekend. On Saturday, NASCAR XFINITY Series rookie Cole Custer dominated the Ford EcoBoost 300 en route to a career defining win. Custer, 19, took over the race lead on Lap 3 and would lead most of the way after. Despite losing the lead on two early pit cycles,…

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After Friday’s Final 2 XFINITY Series Practices, It Looks Like The 2017 Champion May Not Have To Win Saturday’s Race

Homestead, Fla – Out of the three NASCAR divisions crowning their season champion this weekend at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, the only series that I could see a champion be crowned by not actually win the race was in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series should see the race winner on Friday night be either one of Matt Crafton, Johnny Sauter, Christopher Bell or Austin Cindric. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season finale on Sunday should see one of their Championship 4 drivers win too. After all,…

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Christopher Bell Steals XFINITY Series Race In Kansas Lottery 300 Victory

Kansas City, KS – For the fourth straight race in the NASCAR XFINITY Series playoffs, a non playoff driver reached victory lane on Saturday afternoon at the Kansas Speedway. Erik Jones dominated Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300, but his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate of Christopher Bell had other thoughts in mind. Jones, led a race-high 186 of the 200 laps on Saturday and was well in control of earning his third win of the season. But, Bell was coming on fast in his No. 18 Toyota and caught Jones for the lead…

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5 Favorites For Saturday’s Use Your Melon Drive Sober 200 (2:45 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN)

The penultimate race of the opening round of the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series playoffs will take place on Saturday afternoon at the Dover International Speedway. After two practice sessions on Friday afternoon, here’s who the top five drivers to watch for Saturday’s Use Your Melon Drive Sober 200 (2:45 p.m. ET/NBCSN/MRN). 

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Ganassi 1-2 Finish at Kentucky, Reddick Earns 1st Career Victory

It was a banner night for Chip Ganassi Racing at the Kentucky Speedway. For the first time ever, Ganassi landed a 1-2 finish in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, as Tyler Reddick landed in victory lane for the first time of his NASCAR career. Reddick, inherited the lead on Lap 161 and never looked back in leading the final 39 laps in Saturday night’s VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 and taking his No. 42 Chevrolet to victory lane at the Northern Kentucky track. 

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Friday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice Recap at Kentucky

The opening race of the opening round of the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series playoffs will begin on Saturday night at the Kentucky Speedway. On Friday, the XFINITY Series drivers took to the 1.5-mile track for the only two practice sessions of the weekend. In the first session, rookie Matt Tifft led the way with a top speed of 180.427 mph in his No. 19 Toyota. Tifft, is among 12 playoff eligible drivers competing for this year’s championship and was quickest out of the gates in practice. 

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Can Part-Timers With Good Teams Steal Win In NASCAR XFINITY Series Action This Weekend at Kentucky?

With the new rules limiting Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver participation during Playoff events, seats have opened up for part-time drivers to showcase their talents this weekend. Normally, we’re discussing if the NASCAR XFINITY Series regular can outduel the likes of Kyle Busch, Erik Jones, Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano or the Dillon brothers. Now, we’re asking if they can hold off stiff competition from part-time drivers racing at the Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night in Cup team car. Richard Childress Racing will feature Ben Kennedy (No. 2 Chevrolet) and…

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