The NASCAR Xfinity Series returns to action this Saturday (March 16) at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Cali. All 37 entries will race on Saturday.
Kyle Busch will once again be back in the No. 18 iK9 Service Dog/Xtreme Concepts Inc. Toyota, going for three wins in a row. Busch has six previous Xfinity wins at the two-mile D-shaped oval and will likely be a tough out.
Ryan Preece will make his second start of the season in the No. 8 Velveeta Chevrolet for JR Motorsports, replacing Ryan Truex. Josh Bilicki and Jeff Green will stick their numbers from ISM Racway with Bilicki in the No. 93 and Green in the No. 38 for RSS Racing, while Bayley Currey will continue to drive the No. 17 Rick Ware Racing this weekend.
For MBM Motorsports, John Jackson will return to the No. 13 in place of Stan Mullis, while Timmy Hill is back in the No. 66 in place of his brother Tyler. Chad Finchum will remain in the No. 42, while Tommy Joe Martins will continue to pilot the BJ McLeod Motorsports No. 99.
Finally, Caesar Bacarella returns to the No. 90 Chevrolet for DGM Racing in place of Ronnie Bassett Jr. Bacarella is fresh off of a weekend sweep in Blancpain GT World Challenge America’s Am class in a Ferrari 488 GT3.
The NASCAR Xfinity Series Production Alliance Group 300 for Auto Club Speedway is this Saturday (March 16) at 5:00 P.M. EDT on Fox Sports 1.
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