NXS: Rowdy Repeats at Kansas; Ky. Busch Picks Up 75th Career XFINITY Win

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — by Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Matt Sullivan/Getty Images North America photo — Overcoming obstacles in the XFINITY Series is commonplace for Kyle Busch. In Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway, Busch brushed aside a pit road speeding penalty, a hole in the nose of his No. 54 Toyota, a pit stop that dropped him to seventh for …

NXS: Long Time Coming; Kenseth Gets First XFINITY Pole Since 2009 at Kansas

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — Matt Sullivan/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Kenseth collected the Coors Light Pole Award in Saturday afternoon qualifying for the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Kansas Speedway. Kenseth drove the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 20 to a pole-winning lap of 184.906 mph on the 1.5-mile track, notching his fifth pole of the season and 18th of …

NXS: Series Rookie Suarez Tops Final Practice

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — Daniel Suarez propelled his No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota around Kansas Speedway at 183.362 mph, topping the speed charts of Friday’s closing XFINITY Series practice. Points leader Chris Buescher, who led the opening session that afternoon, came up next, his No. 60 Roush-Fenway Racing ride reaching a high speed of …

NNS: NASCAR R&D Center to Review Busch, Sadler Nationwide Tires

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — staff report — NASCAR photo — Following Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway, the Goodyear tires from the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 54 and No. 11 cars have been taken back to the NASCAR Research & Development Center in Concord, North Carolina. It’s an action periodically taken by the sanctioning body. Kyle Busch won the race in the No. 54 …

NNS: Kyle Busch Cashes In; Wins Kansas Lottery 300 for Sixth Nationwide Win of 2014

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Jared C. Tilton/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Kyle Busch won the lottery on Saturday afternoon — the Kansas Lottery 300, to be precise. But it must have seemed like a huge jackpot for the driver of the No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, who won a NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway for …

NNS: Chase Contenders Pulling Double Duty

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Kansas City, Kan. — official release — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — With all the expectations mounting as the Contender Round of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup approaches, three Chase contenders –  Matt Kenseth, Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch – will take advantage of more seat time this weekend in the Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas …