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XFINITY Breakdown: William Byron Wins as Underdogs Reign

William Byron took home the win at Iowa Speedway, the first of his career in the Xfinity Series, but not without some interesting strategy emerging late in the race. After leader Christopher Bell got caught up in the issues of Ryan Reed and Brennan Poole with 32 laps to go, it …

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Byron Wins First Career XFINITY Series Race at Iowa

William Byron captured his first career Xfinity Series win in the American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway. Ryan Sieg, Tyler Reddick, Ross Chastain, and Dakoda Armstrong rounded out the top five. All of the top five finishers scored their highest career finish in Saturday night’s race. Christopher Bell led …

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Bell Grabs Iowa Pole in Second Career Xfinity Series Start

Christopher Bell won the pole for the NASCAR Xfinity Series American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway on Saturday (June 24) evening. Bell rounded the three-quarter mile oval in 23.630 seconds. Bell was trailed by his teammate Kyle Benjamin, Sam Hornish Jr., Elliott Sadler, and Justin Allgaier. Ty Majeski, making …

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Kyle Larson Fastest in Final Charlotte Cup Practice

Kyle Larson led the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ final practice at Charlotte Motor Speedway late Saturday morning (May 27) heading into Sunday’s Coca Cola 600. The driver of the No. 42 was able to get around the North Carolina circuit in 28.970 seconds and ran an average speed of 186.400 …

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Ryan Blaney Leads Second Charlotte Cup Practice

Ryan Blaney is off to a good start this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway, as the driver of the No. 21 led Saturday morning’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice for the Coca-Cola 600. The practice was the second for the Cup Series in preparation for Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600. Blaney …

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Friday Faceoff: Will a Mid-Season Crew Chief Change Help Austin Dillon?

The latest NASCAR Hall of Fame Class was announced Wednesday (May 24) and includes Red Byron, Robert Yates, Ray Evernham, Ken Squier and Ron Hornaday Jr.  Opinions? Michael Massie: All five legends — and all of the nominees — deserve to be in the HoF. Byron and Squier should have …

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Clint Bowyer Earns Pole in Monster Energy Open Qualifying

Clint Bowyer (189.474 MPH) won the pole for the Monster Energy Open. Bowyer, who was the fastest in the first round as well, will lead the field to green. He was followed in the final round by Ryan Blaney (188.009 MPH), Chase Elliott (187.859 MPH), Austin Dillon (187.487 MPH), and AJ …

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