Race Weekend Central

Kyle Larson Wins Fourth Career Pole for XFINITY Race at Chicago

2018 Las Vegas I NXS Kyle Larson pack racing Rusty Jarrett NKP

(Photo: Rusty Jarrett/NKP)

Though the speed wasn’t there for Kyle Larson during yesterday’s practice sessions, he posted the fastest lap during the final round of qualifying to earn his fourth career pole in the XFINITY Series. Larson turned a 173.796-mph lap to put his No. 42 ENEOS Chevrolet Camaro on top during the final round. Tyler Reddick gave Larson …

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JR Motorsports Adds 3-Race Sponsorship for Tyler Reddick


(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

JR Motorsports announced Tuesday morning (June 26) a new three-race primary sponsorship in the NASCAR XFINITY Series for Tyler Reddick and the No. 9 Chevrolet Camaro. The sponsorship is from online home services company Takl, which connects consumers with providers offering assistance with a variety of projects ranging from junk hauling and furniture assembly to …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Reviewing the Opening 10 Races of 2018

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

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 the season, there has been …

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NASCAR 101: 10 Winners, 10 Races


(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

10 races, 10 winners. That’s the case thus far in the 2018 NASCAR XFINITY Series season as the field begins its two-week break following last weekend’s race at Dover International Speedway. Each race in 2018 has seen a different winner in Victory Lane, a combination of series regulars and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series ringers …

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Justin Allgaier Hold Off Teammate to Win OneMain Financial 200, Dash 4 Cash Bonus at Dover

2018 Dover NASCAR XFINITY Series Brandon Jones green flag photo credit NASCAR via getty images

(Photo: NASCAR via Getty Images)

Justin Allgaier picked up his first win of the 2018 XFINITY Series season in Saturday’s OneMain Financial 200 at Dover International Speedway. The JR Motorsports driver led the most laps – 104 – and held off a late charge by teammate Elliott Sadler to win by 0.306 seconds. Allgaier also earned the $100,000 Dash 4 …

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Brandon Jones, Cole Custer Lead Two XFINITY Practices at Bristol


(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Brandon Jones and Cole Custer paced a pair of NASCAR XFINITY Series practices Friday afternoon at Bristol Motor Speedway. In the first session, Jones’ No. 19 for Joe Gibbs Racing ran a quick lap of 15.495 seconds (123.833 mph) around the World’s Fastest Half-Mile. Justin Allgaier, Ryan Preece, Christopher Bell and Austin Cindric rounded out …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Joey Logano in a League of His Own at Auto Club Speedway

Joey Logano XFINITY Series Fontana

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade / NKP)

Five laps into Saturday’s Roseanne 300 at Auto Club Speedway, Joey Logano might as well have been handed the trophy. Logano started second, but on lap 5 took the top spot, and never looked back, leading the next 126 laps, before a caution came out with 30 to go. While other teams had just pitted …

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Friday Faceoff: Can Harvick Four-Peat?

2018 Las Vegas I CUP Kevin HArvick burnout Russell LaBounty NKP

(Photo: Russell LaBounty / NKP)

Kevin Harvick has now won three races in a row, becoming the third driver over 40 years old to accomplish the feat. He’s going for four in a row this upcoming weekend in Fontana. Can he do it? Mark Howell: Harvick has won at Auto Club Speedway before (in 2011), so we know he’s capable of …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Tyler Reddick Relishing New Opportunity at JR Motorsports

Tyler Reddick Daytona Helmet 2018

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade/NKP)

Tyler Reddick hit the ground running in 2018, winning the season-opening NASCAR XFINITY Series race this past weekend at Daytona International Speedway. He’s not taking the opportunity to drive for JR Motorsports lightly. Reddick, 22, is coming off a season in which he competed in 18 races for Chip Ganassi Racing, winning in September at …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Tyler Reddick Wins 5-Overtime Thriller

Tyler Reddick Daytona 2018

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade / NKP)

Saturday’s Powershares QQQ 300 at Daytona International Speedway in the NASCAR XFINITY Series will go down as an instant classic, and seemingly never-ending race, as Tyler Reddick crossed the finish line first in the fifth overtime. Reddick led 10 laps on the afternoon, most of which came during the 23-lap overtime stretch. The No. 9 …

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