In his final NASCAR Xfinity Series start for 2019, Paul Menard earned a fifth-place finish in the ROXOR 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Menard collected his second top-five finish in 2019 (he placed fourth earlier at Michigan in June) and claimed his second top-five in eight starts at New Hampshire.
John Hunter Nemechek and GMS Racing will utilize chassis no. 220 this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. This chassis has been run once this season by Nemechek at Texas Motor Speedway (start: 8th/finish: 9th)
Michael Annett is currently sixth in the NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff standings, 28 points out of the Championship 4 prior to this weekend’s race.
For a second-straight weekend, Austin Dillon will join Kaulig Racing’s No. 10 team – this time, behind the wheel of the Maestro’s Classic Chevrolet Camaro. Maestro’s Classic, a line of beard care products, has previously partnered with Dillon at Pocono Raceway as its home base is just over 100 miles southeast of the racetrack.
Michael Annett’s best NASCAR Xfinity Series finish at Road America came in 2017, when he finished a close second. The two road-course races so far this season have seen Annett earn an average finish of 10.5.
We had an awesome weekend in Richmond finishing second and sixth. What an amazing short track car we had, and that only makes going to Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend under the lights so much better.
Richard Childress Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series at Iowa Speedway... In 53 Series starts at the 7/8-mile speedway, RCR has captured one victory with Elliott Sadler in 2012. The Welcome, North Carolina, organization has completed 13,173 laps of the 13,367 (98.5 percent) that they have competed. RCR has accumulated three pole awards, 14 top-five finishes, 28 top-10 finishes, led 538 laps and averages a starting position of 10.5 and finishing position of 11.8.
Brandon Jones earned his second consecutive victory at Kansas Speedway as he drove to the win on the final restart in the Kansas Lottery 250. It is Jones’ second victory of the season and third win of his career. It was Toyota’s fifth victory of the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS) season. Jones’ Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) teammates Harrison Burton (third) and Riley Herbst (ninth) also scored top-10 finishes.
Christopher Bell (fifth) was the highest-finishing Toyota driver in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Pocono Raceway.
Harrison Burton (fourth) and Brandon Jones (seventh) claimed top-10 finishes in Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch crossed the finish line first in the event, but was disqualified by NASCAR after failing height in post-race inspection.