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Cole Custer, John Hunter Nemechek Top Bristol Xfinity Practices

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Friday afternoon saw Xfinity Series teams take to Bristol Motor Speedway for two 50-minute practice sessions. Stewart-Haas Racing’s Cole Custer was fastest overall for the day with a lap at 123.722 mph. Practice No. 1 In the first practice session, teams spent part of the session feeling out the surface after heavy rains early in …

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Xfinity Breakdown: Kyle Busch Earns 2nd Part of Texas Sweep, But Not Without Intrigue

(Photo: Rick Lunkenheimer)

Sometimes the journey really is as important as the destination. Saturday’s My Bariatric Solutions 300 at Texas Motor Speedway was a perfect example. If you just came in at the end and saw that Kyle Busch won the race, well, yeah, that was no surprise. That’s kind of what he does when he shows up …

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Tyler Reddick, Kyle Busch Lead Texas NASCAR Xfinity Series Practice For My Bariatric Solutions 300

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

NASCAR Xfinity Series practice for the 2019 My Bariatric 300 at Texas Motor Speedway has been completed Friday (March 29). Reigning series champion and current points leader Tyler Reddick along with former series champion Kyle Busch led the way ahead of Saturday’s race. First practice Busch was in a Richard Childress Racing sandwich on the …

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Pace Laps: Kyle Busch Makes History, But Not Before Cole Custer Stops Him

(Photo: Christian Koelle)

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: The Kyle Busch – Richard Petty Mirage NASCAR caught a break at the tail end of its West Coast swing. Auto Club Speedway Sunday (March 17) was another underwhelming race with the sport’s new handling package. One driver dominated, leading seven times for 134 laps and cruising to a 2.3-second …

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Xfinity Breakdown: History Will Have To Wait as California’s Cole Custer Has His Day in the Sun

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Kyle Busch haters, this one was for you. The Production Alliance Group 300 at Auto Club Speedway sure started out looking like another romp for Rowdy. He won the first two stages with ease, something he hadn’t done even while rolling to back-to-back Xfinity Series victories the previous two weeks. Busch led almost every lap, …

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Pit Road Mistakes Cost Busch the Lead in Xfinity Race, Bid for 200 Wins Moves to Sunday

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They say that records are meant to be broken but some records seem insurmountable: the Boston Celtics’ eight straight championships; Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game; Wayne Gretzky’s 2,857 career points. Up until recently, NASCAR’s unattainable record was 200 wins, set by seven-time Cup Series champion Richard Petty between 1960 and 1984. However, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup …

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Chase Briscoe Tallies Second Career Top-Five Finish in Auto Club

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It’s been a breakout season so far for Chase Briscoe and the Stewart Haas Racing organization. The organization snagged its first victory on Saturday (March 16th) with Cole Custer while his teammate also tallied his second top-five finish as a full-time driver. The stats have been adding up for both drivers as Custer has finished …

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Cole Custer wins Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway, denying Busch his 200th win

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A caution, a slow pit stop, and a pit road penalty changed the entire complexion of the Xfinity Series race at Auto Club Speedway. When the checkered flag flew, Cole Custer won the Production Alliance Group 300. It is his first victory this season, his third career Xfinity Series victory, and the first Xfinity Series …

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Cole Custer, Justin Allgaier lead Xfinity Practices at Auto Club

(Photo: Christian Koelle)

Cole Custer and Justin Allgaier led the two practice sessions for the NASCAR Xfinity Series at Auto Club Speedway. Custer led the first session at Auto Club with a time of 40.669, just over 177 mph. Christopher Bell was second and Kyle Busch, seeking his 200th win in NASCAR, was third quickest at 40.828. NASCAR XFINITY …

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Christopher Bell Sweeps Stages, Wins Rinnai 250 at Atlanta

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Christopher Bell dominated the 2019 Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The 24-year-old from Norman, Okla., won his ninth career NASCAR Xfinity Series race. He swept both stages and held off Cole Custer in a late shootout to win the Rinnai 250. Bell became the first driver to win in Toyota’s Supra. “That’s really, really …

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