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Eyes on XFINITY: Ryan Sieg Racing Using 3 Teams to Fund Primary Team

In a sport that has seen its economic model shift over the past two decades, Ryan Sieg Racing is doing all it can to keep primary driver Ryan Sieg going. Sieg, 31, has been racing full-time in the NASCAR XFINITY Series since 2014 with his family-owned team. In 2016, the …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Christopher Bell Doesn’t Consider Himself Championship Favorite

Expectations were high for Christopher Bell coming into 2018, and through the opening four months of the season, the No. 20 team has experienced the highs and lows of NASCAR with inconsistent results. Bell, 23, won the Camping World Truck Series championship in 2017 for Kyle Busch Motorsports. While driving …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Ryan Reed Utilizing Leadership to Turn the Tide at Roush Fenway Racing

Four years ago, a young, brash kid got a full-time opportunity with Roush Fenway Racing. Now, Ryan Reed has turned into one of the organization’s leaders, specifically in the XFINITY Series. Reed, 24, is in his fifth season with RFR. In his stint with the company, he’s seen it all. Veterans …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Michael Annett ‘Underperforming’ with JR Motorsports in 2018

The JR Motorsports team is loaded with experience in the XFINITY Series, with drivers Elliott Sadler, Justin Allgaier and Michael Annett, all of whom have raced full-time in the Cup Series. However, 12 races into 2018, two of them have performed up to expectations, and one, self-admittedly has not. Annett, 31, …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Ray Black Jr. Finding it Tough Not Running Full-Time

Ray Black Jr. is in unfamiliar territory in 2018 — he lacks a full-time ride in any of the top three NASCAR national touring divisions. In 2o15, Black drove full-time with SS Green Light Racing in the Camping World Truck Series. In 2016, he moved to the NASCAR XFINITY Series …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Reviewing the Opening 10 Races of 2018

Through the opening 10 races of the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season, the slogan “names are made here” would be accurate to describe NASCAR’s top preliminary division. In case you haven’t paid any attention or have simply forgotten what has transpired in the series over the first three months of …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Ross Chastain Rising to Expectations in 2018

Prior to the 2018 season kicking off at Daytona, JD Motorsports owner Johnny Davis put on a full court press to attempt to help his company. Through the first three months of the season, lead driver Ross Chastain is on pace for a career year. During the first 10 races of the …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Ryan Truex Relishing Career-Best Opportunity with Kaulig Racing

It seems like Ryan Truex has been around NASCAR forever. However, 2018 is just his second full season in any of the top three national touring divisions. Truex, 26, made his XFINITY Series debut in 2010 at Gateway Motorsports Park, finishing 28th for Michael Waltrip Racing. In 2011, he split …

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