NASCAR Xfinity Series

Martin Truex Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race and season championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)
November 19, 2017 - 7:56 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR's newest champion wouldn't take his helmet off. He couldn't. If he did, then everyone would see Martin Truex Jr. cry. Truex capped the most successful season of his journeyman career as NASCAR's champion Sunday, then struggled to start the celebration. He was mobbed on...
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Drivers make their way at the start of the NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)
November 18, 2017 - 6:10 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. got the best retirement gift he could have asked for when William Byron won the Xfinity Series championship for JR Motorsports on Saturday, one day before Earnhardt's final race as a full-time driver. NASCAR's most popular driver is a part owner of the race...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks with the media during a news conference before Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Earnhardt is at peace with his decision to retire as he straps into the No. 88 Chevrolet for the final time in his NASCAR Cup career on Sunday. The 43-old Earnhardt has Homestead-Miami Speedway stamped as the final spot in his farewell tour. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)
November 18, 2017 - 12:39 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. got a firsthand look at Hurricane Irma's destruction when he made the drive from Key West to Homestead this week. Displaced residents. Damaged homes. Downed trees. Debris piles. It clearly affected NASCAR's most popular driver, who has a second home in Key...
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Martin Truex Jr., right, smiles with crew chief Cole Pearn before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Fla., Friday, Nov. 17, 2017.(AP Photo/Terry Renna)
November 17, 2017 - 7:41 pm
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's championship weekend (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Team Chip Ganassi says he has spoken to Danica Patrick about possibly allowing her to drive for him in the Daytona 500 and Indy 500. Patrick announced her retirement from full-time racing Friday but...
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FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017, file photo, driver Kyle Busch (18) climbs into his car during practice for a NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race on in Bristol, Tenn. In the Cup Series, the finale features Martin Truex Jr., Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)
November 16, 2017 - 5:45 pm
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's championship weekend (all times local): 5: 30 p.m. Kyle Busch wants a second championship to validate his first. Busch missed nearly half the 2015 season because of injuries sustained before the season opener at Daytona International Speedway. He...
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November 11, 2017 - 5:57 pm
AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Justin Allgaier, William Byron, Elliott Sadler and Daniel Hemric took the four spots next week in the Xfinity Series championship race. All four berths in the championship were on the line Saturday at Phoenix Raceway, where Byron raced to his fourth victory of the season. The...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr., left, looks on as Eddie Gossage, president and CEO of Texas Motor Speedway, sits atop a horse during a presentation in the media center before Sunday's NASCAR Cup series auto race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
November 03, 2017 - 1:42 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. says winning at Texas did amazing things for his NASCAR career. Earnhardt was 25 years old at Texas in 2000 when he won in the Cup Series for the first time. That was two years after he got his first victory in NASCAR's second-tier series at the same...
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October 13, 2017 - 2:00 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joe Gibbs Racing has hired Christopher Bell to drive full-time in the Xfinity Series next season. Bell currently drive for Kyle Busch Motorsports in the Truck Series and is racing for this season's championship. The 22-year-old leads the point standings headed into Saturday's...
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Sparks fly from the car of Erik Jones (20) as Blake Koch (11) drives past during an NASCAR Xfinity Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
October 07, 2017 - 11:22 pm
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Alex Bowman raced to his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, while four drivers were eliminated from playoff contention. Bowman, who will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr. next year in the Cup series, led 32 laps in the race delayed 5 1/2...
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Ryan Blaney competes during the NASCAR Xfinity series auto race Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
September 30, 2017 - 5:53 pm
DOVER, Del. (AP) — With a checkered flag missing and no highlight reel burnout to be found, Ryan Blaney may at least want to keep the race trophy as a keepsake to prove he won at Dover. Blaney crashed the Xfinity Series playoffs and the Cup regular dominated Saturday at Dover International Speedway...
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