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XFINITY Breakdown: Justin Allgaier Loses in Heartbreak Fashion, Kyle Larson Capitalizes

2017 Xfinity Richmond Zach Catanzareti Kyle Larson

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Short track racing. The first 240 laps were relatively lame in Saturday’s Toyota Care 250 at Richmond International Raceway. But that all changed with a caution with 12 laps to go. Justin Allgaier had dominated the afternoon, leading a career-high 157 laps. In the final 10 laps it looked as though he was going to …

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Daniel Hemric Scores First Career XFINITY Series Pole at Richmond

2017 Xfinity Daniel Hemric Richmond Zach Catanzareti

(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

Qualifying has been the strong suit for Daniel Hemric in 2017, his rookie season in the XFINITY Series. After starting in the top 10 for six of the seven events this season, the No. 21 team scored its first career pole on Saturday, in preparation for the Toyota Care 250 at Richmond International Raceway. Hemric …

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Kyle Benjamin Signs Four-Race XFINITY Deal with Joe Gibbs Racing

2016 Dover K&n East Kyle Benjamin Nascar Via Getty Images

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Joe Gibbs Racing has acquired the talents of a bright up and comer in 19-year-old Kyle Benjamin, who has signed a four-race XFINITY Series deal with the team for 2017. JGR announced in a press release Wednesday. Benjamin will make his XFINITY Series debut at the April 29 race at Richmond International Raceway in the No. 20 Toyota …

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Kyle Benjamin Joins Venturini Motorsports at Pocono

Pocono Raceway

Kyle Benjamin will join Venturini Motorsports on Saturday at Pocono Raceway. The Menards ARCA 200 will mark his 16th career start in the ARCA Racing Series since making his debut back in 2013. Benjamin, a native from South Carolina, will pilot a No. 15 Toyota from the team with sponsorship from GreenWorks-Cometic Gasket. The race …

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