Erik Jones battled back from a car that was so ill-handling in the first half of Saturday’s Ford EcoBoost 300 that he asked over the radio why it was so slow to ultimately have a shot at winning the NASCAR XFINITY Series championship in the final laps.
Daniel Suarez used a dominating performance, aided by a perfect final restart, to win Saturday’s Ford EcoBoost 300 and claim his first-career NASCAR XFINITY Series championship in the process.
Erik Jones’ championship drive during the second half of the 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series season has been driven by passion and emotion, in addition to a fast Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota.
After 23 races, 10 months and over 4,300 miles, Johnny Sauter claimed his long-awaited first-career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship with a third-place finish in Friday night’s Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
After a heartbreaking end to his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series title hopes a week prior at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, William Byron repaid his Kyle Busch Motorsports team for their season-long effort in the best way possible on Friday night.
Though he will not have a chance at the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver’s championship in Friday night’s Ford EcoBoost 200, William Byron will begin his quest to deliver Kyle Busch Motorsports the series’ owner’s title from the pole.
Joey Logano stormed to a late-race victory in Sunday’s Can-Am 500 at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, staving off elimination for the second time in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cutoff race and punching his ticket into the Championship 4.
Just as he is every weekend at the race track, Blake Koch was all smiles following Saturday night’s Ticket Galaxy 200 at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, the penultimate race of the NASCAR XFINITY Series season and the last elimination race before the championship finale next weekend.
Saturday marked yet another win for Kyle Busch, both in the NASCAR XFINITY Series and at Phoenix Int’l Raceway, as he dominated the desert oval to win the Ticket Galaxy 200.
What a bitter, bitter way for William Byron to end what will likely be his only full-time campaign in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
In the span of one lap around Phoenix Int’l Raceway on Friday night, William Byron watched his rookie season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series – one that produced a record six wins in his first year – go up in smoke.
Mother Nature did nothing to rain on Daniel Suarez’s parade Sunday morning at Dover Int’l Speedway.
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