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Xfinity Breakdown: Pit Boss 250 Win at COTA Adds to AJ Allmendinger’s Road-Racing Legacy


Photo: Logan Riely/Getty Images via NASCAR Media

AUSTIN, Texas — What began as an AJ Allmendinger versus Ross Chastain duel turned into an Allmendinger clinic on the final green-flag run in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Circuit of the Americas. Allmendinger led 27 of the 46 laps and took the checkered flag more than three seconds ahead of second-place finisher Austin …

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AJ Allmendinger Dominates, Wins PitBoss 250 Xfinity Series Race at COTA

2022 Xfinity COTA AJ Allmendinger, No. 16 Kaulig Racing Chevrolet, wins (Credit: NKP)

Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography

AJ Allmendinger was on cruise control all day Saturday at Circuit of the Americas as he led more than half the race and won the first stage en route to a victory in the Pit Boss 250 for the NASCAR Xfinity Series. When you're THE road-course ace, it's a done deal! Congrats, @AJDinger‼️ pic.twitter.com/FRWqonLbzn — …

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Ty Gibbs on Pole for Pit Boss 250 Xfinity Series Race at Circuit of the Americas

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AUSTIN, TEXAS — Ty Gibbs took to the track last of the final 10 qualifiers and blew the field away with a speed of 91.258 mph in final-round qualifying. That speed was good enough for his second career pole in the Xfinity Series, and he will lead the field to the green flag on Saturday …

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A Matured Noah Gragson Leads NASCAR Xfinity Points While Gaining Cup Experience

Noah Gragson, NKP

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Now in his fourth year with JR Motorsports, Noah Gragson finds himself at the top of the NASCAR Xfinity Series standings after a historic start to the season.  Gragson started the season with four straight top-three finishes (including a dominant win at Phoenix Raceway), joining Kevin Harvick as the only other driver in Xfinity history …

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Eyes on Xfinity: 5 Things to Pay Attention to After 5 Races

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series season is five races old. Overall, 28 races remain in the season, and there are only 21 more before the start of the playoffs. A lot of racing remains, and by no means have the season’s best moments already occurred. Key elements have popped up through five races that will …

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Couch Potato Tuesday: What Was NASCAR On FOX Doing at Atlanta Showing All Those Kids?

NASCAR cars race on the frontstretch at Atlanta Motor Speedway, March 2022 with NASCAR On FOX covering the TV Broadcast. Photo: NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

A closer look at NASCAR On FOX broadcasts at Atlanta Motor Speedway for 2022 examines why specific children in the stands became the central focus of coverage.

Stat Sheet: Bad Luck Biting Ryan Blaney Despite a Strong NASCAR 2022 Start

Kurt Busch at Atlanta Motor Speedway, March 2022. Photo: NKP

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Strong competition at Atlanta Motor Speedway set new NASCAR records in 2022. Joy Tomlinson delves into the numbers, including another Ryan Blaney tough break.

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