NXS: Rain Cancels Pole Qualifying at Richmond; Dash-4-Cash Heat Lineups Set By Points

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RICHMOND, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — NASCAR photo — The NASCAR XFINITY Series didn’t get on track Friday at Richmond International Raceway as rain washed out both practices for Saturday’s ToyotaCare 250. Instead, the series has practice instead of Coors Light Pole Qualifying at 9 a.m. ET Saturday (FS1) and the Dash-4-Cash heat …

NXS: Rain, Rain Go Away!, Mother Nature Cancels Opening XFINITY Series Practice

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RICHMOND, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — NASCAR photo — Persistent rain forced NASCAR XFINITY Series officials to cancel opening practice at Richmond International Raceway. Sprint Cup cars got on track earlier in the day for their first practice until the rains came to the Virginia track around noon ET. Since then, all the …

NXS: Cassill Hitting His Stride; Scores Standout Top 10 Finish in Richmond

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. and RICHMOND, Va. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Jared Tilton/Getty Images North America photo – The little team that could — and did. That adage defined Landon Cassill and JD Motorsports in Friday night’s ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond International Speedway, the ninth race on the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series schedule. Cassill rattled …

NXS: Richmond Romp; Hometown Favorite Denny Hamlin Storms to Dominating XFINITY Win

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RICHMOND, Va. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Streeter Lecka/Getty Images North America photo — Virginia’s favorite son made his home state proud on Saturday night — and continued Joe Gibbs Racing’s NASCAR XFINITY Series dominance of the Richmond International Raceway. Commonwealth native Denny Hamlin roared from the pole into the lead on the opening lap …

NXS: Hometown Mojo; Hamlin Scores XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole at Richmond

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. and RICHMOND, Va. – Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America photo – After neck spasms forced him to the sidelines of last weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Bristol Motor Speedway, Denny Hamlin returned to the driver’s seat in the best possible fashion at Richmond International Raceway this …

NNS: Harvick Ends Teammate Elliott’s Streak; Wins Rain-Delayed ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond

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April 26, 2014 — By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images photo — RICHMOND, Va. — As soon as Kevin Harvick took the lead in Friday night’s ToyotaCare 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway, it was over. Harvick passed polesitter Brian Scott for the top spot on Lap 48 of 250 and led all but one lap thereafter in cruising to a …

NNS: Scott Scores Nationwide Series Coors Light Pole at Richmond

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April 25, 2014 — official release — Streeter Lecka/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — RICHMOND, VA — Brian Scott won the Nationwide Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying Award on Friday at Richmond International Raceway. This is Scott’s second time winning the pole at the Virginia track and his first pole of the 2014 season. Scott secured the Coors Light Pole Award at this track last …

NNS: Who Will Be The Next First-Time Winner In Nationwide?

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April 25, 2014 — official release — NASCAR photo — RICHMOND, VA — Kyle Larson did it first. Chase Elliott did it next – only to do it again the following week. When Larson crossed the finish line first at Auto Club Speedway, he became the season’s first first-time winner to win in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. One race later, Chase …

NNS: Scott Returns To Site of Dominating Performance

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April 24, 2014 — official release — Todd Warshaw/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — RICHMOND, VA — In his last trip to Richmond International Raceway, Richard Childress Racing driver Brian Scott put on a dominating performance. He led the entire race — that is until the waning moments when he was passed by Brad Keselowski with 11 laps to go. Scott came …