XFINITY Series – Online Resource for Motorsports Information Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:54:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Ross Chastain and Reid Wilson to drive for Niece Motorsports in 2019 Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:47:36 +0000 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) winner Ross Chastain will pilot the No. 45 TrüNorth™ Chevrolet Silverado for Niece Motorsports during the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGOTS) season-opening event at Daytona International Speedway.]]> 0 Fire Alarm Services Continues Partnership with John Hunter Nemechek at GMS Racing in Select 2019 Xfinity Series Races Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:30:38 +0000 GMS Racing announced today that Fire Alarm Services, Inc., (FAS), a provider in a superior fire, life safety, and security services, will serve as primary sponsor for John Hunter Nemechek and the No. 23 GMS Racing team in 13 NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) races in 2019.]]> 0 Richard Childress Racing Extends Partnership with Alsco for 2019 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:07:30 +0000 Richard Childress Racing (RCR) has renewed its partnership with Alsco, the premier linen and uniform rental business, into the 2019 NASCAR season. Alsco will serve as an associate partner for the full year on both No. 8 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, piloted by Daniel Hemric in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, and the No. 2 Chevrolet Camaro, driven by Tyler Reddick in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.]]> 0 NASCAR CUP ROOKIE OF THE YEAR CANDIDATE RYAN PREECE TO SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT PPB MOTORSPORT SHOW Wed, 26 Dec 2018 21:32:46 +0000 Just a few weeks before he kicks off his quest for the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Rookie of the Year honors Ryan Preece will join Darrell Waltrip and Ray Evernham at the 34th Annual edition of the Pioneer Pole Buildings Motorsports Racecar & Trade Show Fueled by Sunoco Race Fuels Distributed by Insinger Performance.]]> 0 Zane Smith Joins JR Motorsports for Eight Races in 2019 Tue, 18 Dec 2018 18:27:37 +0000 California native Zane Smith has been tabbed to drive eight NASCAR Xfinity Series races for JR Motorsports in 2019, the team announced today. Smith, a member of the NASCAR Next Program, will take the wheel of the organization’s No. 9 entry in his series debut at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (March 2) in partnership with The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for the event.]]> 0 John Hunter Nemechek Will Join GMS Racing Full-Time For the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series Season Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:32:47 +0000 GMS Racing announced today that John Hunter Nemechek will join the team for the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) season. Nemechek will be the driver of the No. 23 Chevrolet Camaro under the GMS Racing banner and will contend for the 2019 Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors.]]> 0 Boyd Finishes Out Rookie Campaign at Homestead-Miami Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:33:44 +0000 The NASCAR Xfinity Series wrapped up their final race of the 2018 season this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway. With everything on the line for the final four the action was sure to be at an all time high. After a season of many firsts, Boyd was ready to wrap up his first full-time NASCAR campaign.]]> 0 Briscoe Finishes 13th in Season Finale at Homestead Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:12:57 +0000 Chase Briscoe finished out the NASCAR Xfinity Series season for the No. 60 team with a 13th-place finish in the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.]]> 0 GMS Racing NXS Homestead Recap Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:12:08 +0000 “I was battling with a really tight Allegiant Chevrolet throughout the entire race. I came to pit road a few times to try and loosen me up but nothing seemed to really fix it completely. I had a better drive off the longer the run went on and that’s when I would make some gains. I appreciate all of the hard work team 23 put in this year. From the first lap to the last, it’s been an adventure I’ll never forget. Thank you all for your support throughout my career. Here’s to new beginnings.”]]> 0 Reed Rides Consistent Performance to 12th-Place Finish in Season Finale Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:11:09 +0000 Ryan Reed, driver of the No. 16 Drive Down A1C Lilly Diabetes Ford Mustang, capped off a consistent day with an 12th-place finish in the final race of the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series season at Homestead-Miami Speedway.]]> 0 Reddick Takes Home the Xfinity Series Championship at Homestead Sun, 18 Nov 2018 02:21:33 +0000 Tyler Reddick won Saturday's Homestead 300 and also captured his first NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship in the series season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.  This was Reddick's second win of the season and gave JR Motorsports its third championship title.]]> 0 RCR Post Race Report – Homestead 300 Sun, 18 Nov 2018 02:11:58 +0000 "We may have finished 10th, but this result doesn't show how fast our No. 2 Tunity Camaro was all weekend long. My team worked hard during both practice sessions to get our Chevrolet to where I could run the top lane, and I thought we were in a good spot for the race."]]> 0 Tyler Reddick Wins 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:23:57 +0000 Following an outstanding rookie season, Tyler Reddick is now the NASCAR Xfinity Series champion. The driver of the No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet capped off an extraordinary season in grand fashion – by capturing the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship with a stirring victory in Saturday’s Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.]]> 0 JR Motorsports 2018 Championship Notes Package: Tyler Reddick Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:22:35 +0000 Corning, Calif., native Tyler Reddick, rookie driver of the No. 9 BurgerFi/Nationwide Children’s Hospital Chevrolet for JR Motorsports, clinched the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship after winning the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. This marks Reddick’s first national touring series championship and the third in five years for JR Motorsports, the company owned by Dale Earnhardt Jr. Reddick held off fellow Championship 4 contenders Christopher Bell, Cole Custer and Daniel Hemric in the final race to earn the title.]]> 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: Custer-Stewart Press Conference Transcript Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:21:36 +0000 COLE CUSTER, No. 00 Haas Automation Ford Mustang -- CAN YOU JUST TALK ABOUT YOUR NIGHT TONIGHT? “Yeah, it is a little bittersweet because you win one and you lose one. It means a lot to our team to win the owners championship. When we started last year, it is unbelievable how far we have come and how hard everyone has worked. To get to this point now, I can’t thank everybody enough. We just came up a little short. It just didn’t play out there at the end for us.”]]> 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: Custer Wins NXS Owner’s Championship for SHR Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:59:54 +0000 COLE CUSTER, No. 00 Haas Automation Ford Mustang -- WHAT HAPPENED IN THE LAST STAGE AND TOWARD THE END? “First off, congrats to Tyler. I’m happy for him. He could run the wall better than I could at the end there and we were so far back from our pit stop with their strategy that once I got to him it seemed like our tires kind of equalled out and then he started running the top and I couldn’t keep up with him. It is what it is. It was a solid day. We had a fast car, we just didn’t have it play out right at the end.”]]> 0 Toyota NXS Homestead Post-Race Recap Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:33:43 +0000 Toyota driver and Championship 4 contender Christopher Bell finished 11th in Saturday night’s NASCAR Xfinity Series season-finale race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, closing the season in fourth place in the driver standings.]]> 0 Custer confident at Homestead after winning last year Sat, 17 Nov 2018 16:17:27 +0000 HOMESTEAD, Fla - Cole Custer will have a chance to hold the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship trophy on Saturday afternoon if he does the same thing he did last year at Homestead at this very time. Which is just win. It might sound easy for Custer, but he is not overlooking this year’s race.]]> 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: : Championship 4 Media Day (Cole Custer) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 23:49:55 +0000 Cole Custer, driver of the No. 00 Haas Automation Ford Mustang, is the defending champion of the Ford EcoBoost 300. If he’s able to repeat that victory on Saturday, he’ll also be crowned NASCAR XFINITY Series champion. Custer spoke about his championship hopes during Media Day Thursday in Miami.]]> 0 Weekend schedule for Homestead-Miami Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:00:32 +0000 The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series will all be winding up at Homestead-Miami with the Championship 4 races in each series. Check out the full schedule for Ford Championship weekend below, which is subject to change.]]> 0 Special Edition Championship 4 News and Notes – NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – Homestead-Miami Speedway Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:21:53 +0000 Below is an in-depth look at the four drivers that have qualified for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship 4 and will race for the title at Homestead-Miami Speedway in the Ford EcoBoost 300 on Saturday, Nov. 17 (at 3:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Channel 90).]]> 0 Major League Baseball All-Star Scooter Gennett Named Honorary Starter for Ford EcoBoost 300 Championship Race Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:26:49 +0000 Ford Championship Weekend is in full swing, and to celebrate the XFINITY Series championship race, Homestead-Miami Speedway announced Scooter Gennett, All-Star second baseman for the Cincinnati Reds, will serve as the Honorary Starter for the Ford EcoBoost 300, which will take place on Saturday, November 17 at 2:30 p.m. on NBCSN. As honorary starter, Gennett will wave the green flag at the start of the 200-lap race.]]> 0 RCR Event Preview – Homestead-Miami Speedway Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:46:00 +0000 Richard Childress Racing's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series history at Homestead-Miami Speedway ... Homestead-Miami Speedway is one of the few race tracks where team owner Richard Childress has yet to earn a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory. Richard Childress Racing entries have finished second on four occasions: 2003 (Kevin Harvick), 2008 (Harvick), 2009 (Jeff Burton) and 2014 (Ryan Newman). In 60 starts, RCR has earned nine top-five and 24 top-10 finishes at the 1.5-mile, progressively-banked oval with drivers Dave Blaney, Clint Bowyer, Burton, Dale Earnhardt, Jeff Green, Harvick, Newman, Paul Menard and Mike Skinner. Kentucky Speedway and Las Vegas Motor Speedway are the other tracks on the current Cup Series schedule where RCR is still on the hunt for hardware.]]> 0 JR Motorsports — NXS Homestead-Miami Preview Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:23:15 +0000 “This weekend is going to be an emotional one for me, with it being my last race as a full-time competitor and I wouldn’t want to be heading to Homestead driving for my last win with anyone else, but Kevin (Meendering, crew chief) and my guys. I owe my last few years of success to all of them, Dale and Kelley. Thank you. And, thank you to all of my fans. My career wouldn’t have been what it is if it wasn’t for them. Let’s go get one more victory.” – Elliott Sadler]]> 0 Spencer Boyd No. 76 Grunt Style Chevrolet Camaro Race Preview Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:16:56 +0000 News and notes: The NASCAR Xfinity Series will head south to Homestead-Miami Speedway for the season finale. Four drivers will battle for the title and a champion will be crowned. It has been a year of positive growth for Spencer Boyd in his rookie campaign with SS Greenlight Racing. When the checkered flag falls this weekend, Boyd will have officially completed his first full time year in NASCAR. "I'm excited to wrap up my rookie year at Homestead," says Boyd. "One thing everybody loves about Homestead is the multiple grooves you can run and getting up next to those blue walls. It's been a dream come true this year and I'm ready to finish out this 2018 season on a high note."]]> 0 Chase Briscoe – Homestead Advance Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:01:26 +0000 Briscoe on Homestead “I’m excited to get to Homestead as it’s one of my favorite tracks and it’s special because it’s where I got my first NASCAR win. It’s Ford championship weekend so hopefully we can have a good run to end the year for everyone on the Nutri Chomps 60.”]]> 0 Ryan Reed – Homestead Advance Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:26:22 +0000 Ryan Reed will make his sixth NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) start at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend. In his five previous starts, Reed’s best finish of 13th came in 2013. Reed has an average starting position of 15th and an average finish of 18.6 at the 1.5-mile track.]]> 0 Ford Performance NASCAR: Logano & Harvick Head to Ford Championship Weekend in Search of Championship Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:20:30 +0000 The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season ends with Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 in which Joey Logano and Kevin Harvick will by trying to deliver the first drivers’ title for the manufacturer since Kurt Busch won it all in 2004.]]> 0 Christopher Bell Takes Whelen Trusted to Perform 200 in Must-Win Situation Sun, 11 Nov 2018 03:22:21 +0000 Facing a must-win situation, Christopher Bell, driver of the No. 20 GameStop Just Cause 4 Toyota, had a dominant win in Saturday’s Whelen Trusted to Perform 200 at ISM Raceway to earn his spot in the Championship 4 in Miami.]]> 0 Toyota NXS ISM Raceway Post-Race Recap Sun, 11 Nov 2018 03:20:01 +0000 Toyota driver Christopher Bell extended his record setting win streak with his seventh victory of 2018 at ISM Raceway.]]> 0