XFINITY Series – SpeedwayMedia.com http://www.speedwaymedia.com Online Resource for Motorsports Information Tue, 23 Oct 2018 18:05:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Sieg’s Comments Highlight An Unnecessary Trend in NASCAR Sponsorship http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/21/siegs-comments-highlight-an-unnecessary-trend-in-nascar-sponsorship/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/21/siegs-comments-highlight-an-unnecessary-trend-in-nascar-sponsorship/#comments Sun, 21 Oct 2018 17:12:59 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140935 Following Saturday's XFINITY Series race at Kansas, ninth-place finisher Ryan Sieg had some choice words on Twitter for the NASCAR on NBC post-race coverage, and as it turns out, his tweet resonated with many fans and peers in the NASCAR community.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/21/siegs-comments-highlight-an-unnecessary-trend-in-nascar-sponsorship/feed/ 5 John Hunter Nemechek Nabs First Career Xfinity Win At Kansas Speedway http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/john-hunter-nemechek-nabs-first-career-xfinity-win-at-kansas-speedway/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/john-hunter-nemechek-nabs-first-career-xfinity-win-at-kansas-speedway/#respond Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:19:45 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140921 The Xfinity Series hit the track at Kansas Speedway for the Kansas Lottery 300 and what an interesting race it turned out to be. Two drivers would stay up front and battle for the lead, but only one driver could win. John Hunter Nemechek, in his No.42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, grabbed his first career Xfinity Series win after battling hard with Daniel Hemric.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/john-hunter-nemechek-nabs-first-career-xfinity-win-at-kansas-speedway/feed/ 0 Team Penske NASCAR Xfinity Race Report – Kansas http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/team-penske-nascar-xfinity-race-report-kansas/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/team-penske-nascar-xfinity-race-report-kansas/#respond Sun, 21 Oct 2018 00:32:01 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140926 Austin Cindric and the No. 22 Menards/Richmond team recorded a disappointing 39th-place finish after a first-lap accident involving nine competitors during Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway, despite a very fast Ford Mustang.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/team-penske-nascar-xfinity-race-report-kansas/feed/ 0 Toyota NXS Kansas Post-Race Report http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/toyota-nxs-kansas-post-race-report/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/toyota-nxs-kansas-post-race-report/#respond Sun, 21 Oct 2018 00:04:38 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140924 Toyota drivers Chad Finchum and Josh Bilicki finished in the top 20 during Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Kansas Speedway.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/toyota-nxs-kansas-post-race-report/feed/ 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: Xfinity Post Race Quotes http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/ford-performance-nascar-xfinity-post-race-quotes-2/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/ford-performance-nascar-xfinity-post-race-quotes-2/#respond Sun, 21 Oct 2018 00:03:09 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140922 COLE CUSTER, No. 00 Haas Automation Ford Mustang (Finished 26th) - YOU GOT MAJOR DAMAGE ON LAP ONE AND SOMEHOW WERE ABLE TO PILOT THIS THING THROUGH THE WHOLE RACE: “Yeah, I have no idea what happened. It seemed like I kind of got loose before everyone started wrecking. I don't know if something was wrong with the track or something. We all wrecked on lap one and that kind of sunk our boat. We fixed the car and muscled it out but it is what it is. We will have to go try to win at Texas and Phoenix.”]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/20/ford-performance-nascar-xfinity-post-race-quotes-2/feed/ 0 Toyota NXS Kansas Christopher Bell Quotes http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/toyota-nxs-kansas-christopher-bell-quotes/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/toyota-nxs-kansas-christopher-bell-quotes/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:21:19 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140906 CHRISTOPHER BELL, No. 20 Rheem Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing - How do you feel about your chances with a number of 1.5-mile tracks coming up on the schedule? “For myself, I love 1.5-mile (tracks). It’s my favorite style of racing and my favorite race tracks too. I’m excited about it.”]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/toyota-nxs-kansas-christopher-bell-quotes/feed/ 0 GMS Racing Statement http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/gms-racing-statement-3/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/gms-racing-statement-3/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:36:37 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140900 "Regarding the announcement of Spencer Gallagher’s retirement earlier today at Kansas Speedway, all of us at GMS Racing wish Spencer the best in his future endeavors. We look forward to what the future holds for this organization and we will continue to work to build our Xfinity Series program into a championship caliber team like our trucks." - Mike Beam President of GMS Racing]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/19/gms-racing-statement-3/feed/ 0 Full weekend schedule for Kansas http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/18/full-weekend-schedule-for-kansas-2/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/18/full-weekend-schedule-for-kansas-2/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:08:11 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140888 The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series will be in action at Kansas Speedway while the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is off. The Monster Energy Series heads to the final race of the Round of 12 in the NASCAR Playoffs, while the Xfinity Series enters the first race in the Round of 8.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/18/full-weekend-schedule-for-kansas-2/feed/ 0 Spencer Boyd No. 76 Grunt Style Chevrolet Camaro Race Preview http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/spencer-boyd-no-76-grunt-style-chevrolet-camaro-race-preview-16/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/spencer-boyd-no-76-grunt-style-chevrolet-camaro-race-preview-16/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:38:55 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140858 News and notes:  After a much needed off weekend Spencer Boyd and his Grunt Style Chevrolet Camaro Team will resume racing action this weekend at Kansas Speedway. Growing up in St. Louis, MO, Kansas will be a home coming race for Boyd. “I really enjoyed a bit of downtime this past weekend, but I'm ready to be back at the race track,” says Boyd. “Since the Xfinity Series doesn't go to Gateway, Kansas is sort of considered my home track. We're going to have a lot of family, friends, and sponsors out at the track this weekend. Some might say it's more pressure, but for me it just gives me more motivation to go out there and have a good showing for everyone that supports us."]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/spencer-boyd-no-76-grunt-style-chevrolet-camaro-race-preview-16/feed/ 0 Pilot Flying J, Annett to Honor Veterans with Patriotic Paint Scheme http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/pilot-flying-j-annett-to-honor-veterans-with-patriotic-paint-scheme/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/pilot-flying-j-annett-to-honor-veterans-with-patriotic-paint-scheme/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:38:20 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140856 The No. 5 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet Camaro from JR Motorsports and driven by Michael Annett will incorporate America's stars and stripes in its livery during NASCAR Xfinity Series races at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday, Nov. 3, ISM Raceway on Saturday, Nov. 10 and Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, Nov. 17 in honor of Veterans Day.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/pilot-flying-j-annett-to-honor-veterans-with-patriotic-paint-scheme/feed/ 0 Ty Majeski – Kansas Advance http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/ty-majeski-kansas-advance/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/ty-majeski-kansas-advance/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 20:13:50 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140868 “It will be nice to go to a track that I have been to before, obviously that shortens the learning curve since practice is limited in the Xfinity Series. We will have two 50-minute practice sessions so it will be very crucial to get up to speed and get to work on our No. 60 Ford. With my past experience at Kansas, hopefully we can capitalize this weekend and have a strong run in our No. 60 Ford.”]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/ty-majeski-kansas-advance/feed/ 0 JR Motorsports — NXS Kansas Preview http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/jr-motorsports-nxs-kansas-preview/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/jr-motorsports-nxs-kansas-preview/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 18:50:59 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140861 “A strong start to the Round of 8 this weekend in Kansas is going to be key to moving forward. With the Nos. 7 and 20 having a strong playoff points lead, we’ve got to get top fives and hopefully a win this round. I know we have the speed and the resources to make that happen, we just need to make sure we’re there at the finish. Kevin (Meendering, crew chief) and my guys have worked hard all season long. They deserve to be among the top four fighting for the championship at Homestead. It all starts this weekend, getting our Textron Off Road Wildcat XX Chevrolet a strong finish.” – Elliott Sadler]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/17/jr-motorsports-nxs-kansas-preview/feed/ 0 GMS Racing NXS Kansas Preview http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/gms-racing-nxs-kansas-preview/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/gms-racing-nxs-kansas-preview/#respond Tue, 16 Oct 2018 22:53:01 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140850 Gallagher and the No. 23 team will utilize chassis no. 221. This chassis has been raced three times this year at Charlotte Motor Speedway by Chase Elliott (start: 6th/finish: 37th), at Chicagoland Speedway by Chase Elliott (start: 9th/finish: 10th) and at Las Vegas Motor Speedway by Spencer Gallagher (start: 14th/finish: 10th).]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/gms-racing-nxs-kansas-preview/feed/ 0 Ryan Reed – Kansas Advance http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/ryan-reed-kansas-advance-5/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/ryan-reed-kansas-advance-5/#respond Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:35:06 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140841 Ryan Reed will make his fifth NASCAR Xfinity Series start at Kansas Speedway this weekend. In his four previous starts at the 1.5-mile track, Reed’s best finish of 10th came in 2017.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/16/ryan-reed-kansas-advance-5/feed/ 0 Austin Wayne Self – Fr8Auctions 250 Race Advance http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/10/austin-wayne-self-fr8auctions-250-race-advance/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/10/austin-wayne-self-fr8auctions-250-race-advance/#respond Wed, 10 Oct 2018 21:43:00 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140601 Self on Racing at Talladega: “I’m really looking forward to going to Talladega this weekend. I really enjoy the fundamentals of restrictor plate racing and I’ve had relatively good success there and hope to build on that on Saturday.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/10/austin-wayne-self-fr8auctions-250-race-advance/feed/ 0 Bell continues historic season with victory in “Bar Harbor 200” presented by Sea Watch International NASCAR Xfinity Series playoff race http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-continues-historic-season-with-victory-in-bar-harbor-200-presented-by-sea-watch-international-nascar-xfinity-series-playoff-race/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-continues-historic-season-with-victory-in-bar-harbor-200-presented-by-sea-watch-international-nascar-xfinity-series-playoff-race/#respond Sun, 07 Oct 2018 01:03:56 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140473 Christopher Bell has long been known as a rising star in NASCAR. The talent on the track is obvious. But there’s been one goal that Bell has had all along that maybe even some of his most diehard race fans didn’t know about.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-continues-historic-season-with-victory-in-bar-harbor-200-presented-by-sea-watch-international-nascar-xfinity-series-playoff-race/feed/ 0 Bell wins again at Dover http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-wins-again-at-dover/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-wins-again-at-dover/#respond Sun, 07 Oct 2018 00:10:07 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140465 Rookie Christopher Bell captured another NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) victory on Saturday in the Bar Harbor 200 at Dover International Speedway in the elimination Playoffs race.  Bell also became the winningest rookie in series history with six victories.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/bell-wins-again-at-dover/feed/ 0 Toyota NXS Dover Post-Race Report http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/toyota-nxs-dover-post-race-report-2/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/toyota-nxs-dover-post-race-report-2/#respond Sat, 06 Oct 2018 23:48:18 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140463 Camry driver Christopher Bell was victorious in the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) elimination Playoffs race on Saturday at Dover International Speedway.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/toyota-nxs-dover-post-race-report-2/feed/ 0 Late Race Incident Forces Briscoe to Settle with 19th-Place Finish at the ‘Monster Mile’ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/late-race-incident-forces-briscoe-to-settle-with-19th-place-finish-at-the-monster-mile/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/late-race-incident-forces-briscoe-to-settle-with-19th-place-finish-at-the-monster-mile/#respond Sat, 06 Oct 2018 23:46:47 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140461 Chase Briscoe was battling inside the top-20 when two cars made contact underneath him causing him to hit the outside wall forcing him to settle with a 19th-place finish in his Ford Performance Mustang at Dover International Speedway.]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/late-race-incident-forces-briscoe-to-settle-with-19th-place-finish-at-the-monster-mile/feed/ 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: Custer and Cindric Advance to Round of 8 in NASCAR XFINITY Series Playoffs http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/ford-performance-nascar-custer-and-cindric-advance-to-round-of-8-in-nascar-xfinity-series-playoffs/ http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/ford-performance-nascar-custer-and-cindric-advance-to-round-of-8-in-nascar-xfinity-series-playoffs/#respond Sat, 06 Oct 2018 23:46:01 +0000 http://www.speedwaymedia.com/?p=140459 AUSTIN CINDRIC, No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang – NEVER A DOUBT, RIGHT? “I don’t think there’s much doubt when I’m driving for Team Penske. The ball was definitely in my court today. We had a top-five car and did just about that with it. We gave up in a few spots knowing the points situation and having a really solid day, so I think that’s one of the first races I can say that went smooth. We executed everything and thanks to Discount Tire, MoneyLion and everyone who supports this car. I get to breathe for a week. I actually get to go play with some Mustangs next weekend, so it will be fun to get my mind off of it and then it’s back to scrounging and clawing and grabbing to try and get a final four spot, which will probably end up meaning trying to win a race, but it’s nothing we can’t do.”]]> http://www.speedwaymedia.com/2018/10/06/ford-performance-nascar-custer-and-cindric-advance-to-round-of-8-in-nascar-xfinity-series-playoffs/feed/ 0