The NASCAR Xfinity Series rolls into the bright lights of Las Vegas, Nev. for the third race of the season. NASCAR Cup Series driver Cole Custer dominated last week’s race at Auto Club Speedway in just his second series start in the last two seasons.
Forty-two cars are set to qualify to see who will make the 38-car field. Barring any late entries, four cars will go home after qualifying.
Joe Graf Jr. is back in the No. 07 Ford for SS Green Light Racing after Custer drove the car in California. David Starr will step into the team’s No. 08 Ford to attempt to qualify for the race.
Ryan Truex will make his second start of the season, this time for Joe Gibbs Racing in the No. 18 Toyota Accessories Toyota. Drew Dollar and Trevor Bayne drove the car in the first two races. Truex competed at Daytona International Speedway for Sam Hunt Racing.
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series regular John Hunter Nemechek will step into the No. 26 Berry’s Bullets Toyota for Sam Hunt Racing in his 2022 Xfinity debut.
CJ McLaughlin will pilot the No. 28 Sci aps Ford for RSS Racing at the 1.5-mile track. Kyle Sieg steps from the No. 28 to drive the No. 38 Sci aps Ford for RSS Racing this week.
Ryan Ellis will make his season debut with Alpha Prime Racing in the No. 44 Four Loko USA Chevrolet. Tommy Joe Martins was in the ride for the first two races.
Motorsports Business Managements’ No. 13 is listed as to be announced; JJ Yeley is in the No. 66.
Brennan Poole will attempt to qualify in the No. 47.
The Alsco Uniforms 300 will take place Saturday, Mar. 5 at 4:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1.
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Luken Glover arrived on the Frontstretch scene in 2020. He has been an avid NASCAR fan for the majority of his life, following in the footsteps of his grandfather, who used to help former team owner Junie Donlavey in his garage. Glover covers news for the site and took over "The Underdog House" column in 2021. In addition to being a college junior, his hobbies include volunteering at church, playing basketball and tennis, racing go-karts, and helping at his high school alma mater.
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