Race Weekend Central

Myatt Snider Wins Kentucky Xfinity Pole

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

By virtue of his 15th-place finish in the 2020 Shady Rays 200, Myatt Snider is the pole-sitter for the second race of the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kentucky Speedway. Snider gained one position in the championship standings following the first race of the doubleheader. After 14 races this season, he is in 12th place, …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Anthony Alfredo Focused on Improving in 2020, Chasing Championship in 2021

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

When Anthony Alfredo was an infant, his parents, Rob and Veronica, were fans of Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Richard Childress Racing. Fast forward 20 years, and Alfredo is competing for RCR in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.   Last fall when Alfredo interviewed for the vacant part-time ride at RCR, his parents weren’t able to be in …

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Xfinity Breakdown: Chase Briscoe Makes a Comeback, Ross Chastain Secures the Bag

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The NASCAR Xfinity Series took to the Tricky Triangle on Sunday afternoon, the second race of a tripleheader across the sport’s three major divisions. Chase Briscoe scored his fourth win of 2020, rebounding nicely after spinning from the lead on lap 70. Briscoe suffered a flat tire and was forced to pit, but drove back …

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Chase Briscoe Overcomes to Win Xfinity Pocono Green 225

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

When Chase Briscoe lost the lead due to a spin while leading Sunday’s Pocono Green 225 with 22 laps remaining, thoughts of a victory seemed out of reach to a casual observer.  It turned out to be just the latest obstacle for Briscoe to overcome.  Briscoe rallied from both that spin and a pit road …

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The Underdog House: Return of the Mack — McDowell, That Is

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Top Dog Another NASCAR Cup Series race is in the books, and another Front Row Motorsports driver is the top-finishing underdog. This time, Homestead-Miami Speedway was the place and Michael McDowell was the face. In Sunday’s Dixie Vodka 400, McDowell rebounded after a slow start to finish 15th, the final car on the lead lap. …

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Xfinity Breakdown: A Tale Of Two Homesteads For Chase Briscoe

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There was a lot of parody that happened between the first Homestead race and the second Homestead for the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Ryan Sieg won stage one in both races. Justin Allgaier had problems getting into the wall late in the race. Noah Gragson was the most dominating car, especially on long runs. Late-race cautions …

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Myatt Snider To Start on Pole For Sunday’s Xfinity Race at Homestead

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

By virtue of his 15th-place finish in the 2020 Hooters 250 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday (June 13), Myatt Snider became the polesitter for the second race of the NASCAR Xfinity Series doubleheader this weekend. Earlier this week, Snider announced he landed funding to become a full-time driver this season, splitting time between driving the …

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Eyes on Xfinity: Myatt Snider Moving Up The NASCAR Ranks

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

In 2019, the NASCAR national touring world didn’t see much of Myatt Snider. Instead, he was overseas, competing full-time in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series for Racing Engineering. The move to racing 13 events in the Euro Series was a bit of a surprise to Snider. He was believed to be returning to ThorSport Racing …

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Entry List: Toyota 200

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns from its NASCAR COVID-19 break to Darlington Raceway this weekend. The Darlington 200 starts Tuesday (May 19) at 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. NASCAR has temporarily increased the maximum number of cars that can compete in the Xfinity and Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series to 40. Since …

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NASCAR 101: Xfinity Debuts Off to Strongest Start in 6 Years

(Photo: Randy Lanning)

The NASCAR Cup Series has a variety of rookies and newcomers counted as part of its ranks in 2020, but it’s not the only national series experiencing an influx of new blood. In the first three races of the Xfinity Series season alone, each event has featured at least one driver making his debut. And …

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