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UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019

Series leader Tyler Reddick earns 3rd Xfinity victory of season

Tyler Reddick raced to his third NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season after taking the lead with 10 laps remaining. Reddick trailed Cole Custer and Christopher Bell at Michigan …


Tyler Reddick needs 5 overtimes to win Xfinity race at Daytona

Tyler Reddick needed five overtimes, a brief red flag and the closest finish in NASCAR history to take Dale Earnhardt Jr. to victory lane.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans to race at least one more time, and at his lucky track

After retiring in November from NASCAR’s Cup Series, Dale Earnhardt Jr. pulled a stunner over the weekend and announced plans to drive in an Xfinity series race at Richmond (Va.) …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017

Jeremy Clements takes Road America for 1st Xfinity win

Jeremy Clements battled Matt Tifft down the stretch at Road America before pulling away to the finish line after the two leaders spun out near the end of the second-to-last …


Ryan Preece wins NASCAR Xfinity race at Iowa Speedway

Ryan Preece had waited his whole career for a chance to race in a car as strong as the No. 20 Toyota of Joe Gibbs Racing.


UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017

Kyle Larson wins Dover Xfinity race for 2nd straight victory

Kyle Larson easily won the Xfinity race at Dover for his second straight victory in NASCAR’s second-tier series. Larson has won three times in six races this season. He is …


Ryan Blaney goes last to first to win Xfinity race at Charlotte

Ryan Blaney passed Kevin Harvick on a restart with three laps to go to win the Xfinity Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Blaney went from last to first to …


UPDATED: Sat., May 6, 2017

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Aric Almirola has earned the third Xfinity Series victory of his career by holding off a hard-charging pack in the closing laps at Talladega Superspeedway. A caution for debris set …


Kyle Larson takes second Xfinity victory of season at Richmond

Kyle Larson took the lead with only a handful of laps to go when race leader Ty Dillon jumped a restart and won the NASCAR Xfinity race at Richmond International …


Erik Jones makes it 2 straight this season with Xfinity win

Erik Jones has back-to-back Xfinity Series victories after a win Saturday at Bristol Motor Speedway.


Joey Logano pulls away from Kyle Larson, wins Las Vegas Xfinity race

Joey Logano believes the evolving strategy of restarts has made it one of the most challenging aspects for a NASCAR driver.


El campeon! Daniel Suarez becomes NASCAR’s 1st foreign champ

Daniel Suarez won the Xfinity Series title at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, becoming the first foreign champion in a NASCAR national series. The 24-year-old Mexican driver won the season finale, …


Kyle Busch wins Xfinity race as inaugural Chase field is set

NASCAR set its final 4 lineup for the inaugural championship race in the Xfinity Series. Advancing into the season finale from Saturday night’s race at Phoenix International Raceway are Daniel …


Auto racing: Juan Pablo Montoya keeps his slump in perspective

Juan Pablo Montoya finds himself in a different place as the IndyCar Series returns to Pocono Raceway. With four races left in the season, he’s not the man to beat.


Auto racing: Indianapolis 500 turns 100 on Sunday

Tony Kanaan spent the final practice before the Indianapolis 500 talking to the race track. He wanted to be kind to the old lady, to land in her good graces …


NASCAR Notes: Busch takes Xfinity race at Atlanta for 77th career win

Less than 24 hours after losing the Sprint Cup pole, Busch claimed his first Xfinity Series victory at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday in Hampton, Georgia.


UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 17, 2015

Kenseth refuses to call Kansas ‘must-win’ situation


Busch continues hot streak in truck

The NASCAR series make little difference to Kyle Busch. The hottest driver in the sport always finds a way to victory lane. Busch made a triumphant return to the Truck …


Auto racing notes: Kyle Busch starts drive for 4th straight win from pole

Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup victory from a familiar spot, out front and in first. Busch turned a lap of 178.416 mph …


Dillon safe at home track with Charlotte victory

Austin Dillon’s driving was good. His celebration might have been even better.


Auto racing notes: IndyCar’s James Hinchcliffe thanks ‘heroes’ after scary crash

IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” on Tuesday who helped him survive a dangerous crash a day earlier at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Team owner Sam Schmidt was just relieved.


Auto Racing: Denny Hamlin proves too tough to catch in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. – Denny Hamlin returned from last week’s injury-shortened weekend and led almost from start to finish Friday night to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Richmond International …


Auto Racing: Teenager Erik Jones takes Xfinity race over Sprint Cup stars

Teenager Erik Jones pulled away to his first career Xfinity Series victory Friday night, outrunning Sprint Cup stars Brad Keselowski and Dale Earnhardt Jr. at the same Texas track where …


Harvick favored to repeat in Phoenix

Kevin Harvick has been nearly unstoppable since he charged to his first Sprint Cup championship last season. The overwhelming favorite to win today’s race at Phoenix International Raceway, Harvick could …


Busch crashes; breaks leg, foot

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Kyle Busch broke his right leg and left foot in a vicious hit Saturday into a concrete wall during the Xfinity Series race. He’ll miss the …