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Matt Tifft Steals Pole from Cole Custer at Road America


(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Qualifying on the road course of Road America set the tone for an exciting final standalone XFINITY road course race of the 2018 season.. The first of two sessions started with over 30 cars on the track at the same time as teams looked for every advantage over the four-mile track. Matt Tifft put a …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Joey Logano Beats the Rain in Watkins Glen

Joey Logano Watkins Glen XFINITY WIN

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Saturday’s (Aug. 4) Zippo 200 at Watkins Glen International had a little bit of everything — rain, pit strategy and domination by Team Penske, as Joey Logano won for the third time in his last four starts at the famed road course. As stage 1 came to a close, Logano decided not to pit, instead …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Christopher Bell Goes Back-to-Back Wins New Hampshire

Christopher Bell Loudon Win

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Once Brad Keselowski was sent to the back at the start of the race for being late to the drivers meeting, Christopher Bell put on a show in stage one. That continued, all the way until the checkered flag flew. On a restart with less than 30 laps to go, Keselowski was the control car. …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Matt Tifft Needed Fresh Start with Richard Childress Racing

Matt Tifft Iowa XFINITY

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The first two years of Matt Tifft‘s NASCAR XFINITY Series career were filled with ups, downs and personal battles, but he’s found his happy place at Richard Childress Racing in 2018. Tifft, 22, moved to RCR during the off-season, following his rookie year at Joe Gibbs Racing when he made the postseason. In 2017, the …

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

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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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Matt Tifft, Austin Cindric Qualify for Dash 4 Cash with Top 5s

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(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

When the green flag waves for the NASCAR XFINITY Series’ Sparks Energy 300 at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday, April 28, the two favorites for the Dash 4 Cash will be Christopher Bell and Elliott Sadler. But two there will be two dark horses going for the $100,000 as well: Matt Tifft and Austin Cindric. Both …

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XFINITY Breakdown: 3 in a Row for Team Penske as Ryan Blaney Dominates at Texas

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade/NKP)

Even though the XFINITY Series only got one round of qualifying in on Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway, Ryan Blaney was the driver to beat. Fast forward a few hours later, and the No. 22 team was turning laps quicker than his qualifying time in the opening stage, en route to the stage victory. Due …

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XFINITY Breakdown: Brad Keselowski Beats the Rain in Phoenix

Brad Keselowski XFINITY Victory ISM

(Photo: Matthew T. Thacker/ NKP)

Brad Keselowski is always a threat for the winner’s circle no matter what NASCAR series he competes in, and on Saturday (March 10) in the XFINITY Series, the Michigan native earned his second career checkered flag at ISM Raceway. The No. 22 car started the race from second position, alongside defending race winner Justin Allgaier. …

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Eyes on XFINITY: Keeping Up With a Busy Off-Season

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(Photo: Matthew Thacker / NKP)

Another off-season has come and gone and the XFINITY Series is set to take to the high banks of Daytona this Saturday. As prestigious as the World Center of Racing is, the race that opens the season doesn’t tell the fans how the season is going to turn out. 2017 was dominated by Joe Gibbs …

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2017 Frontstretch Podcast Powered by DraftKings – Episode 35: Desert Delight

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(Photo: Matthew T. Thacker/NKP)

Episode 35: Desert Delight Frontstretch Podcast with Dustin Albino, Zach Catanzareti and Joseph Wolkin In this week’s episode brought to you by DraftKings, Dustin and Zach are joined this week by Joe as they recap the triple header race weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, breaking down Kevin Harvick’s surprising pass and the difficulties faced in the XFINITY Series on …

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