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Xfinity Breakdown: Ag-Pro 300(ish)

2022 Xfinity Talladega Noah Gragson and JR Motorsports team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr. trophy (Credit: NKP)

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Noah Gragson took home the checkered flag in the Ag-Pro 300 at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday (April 23), with Jeffrey Earnhardt, AJ Allmendinger, Ryan Sieg and Landon Cassill rounding out the top-five finishers. It may have taken a couple of overtimes, but Gragson’s win puts him in a very comfortable spot when it comes to …

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Did You Notice?: Better to Be a NASCAR Minor League Champion Than Failed Prospect?

2022 Las Vegas NASCAR Xfinity pole winner AJ Allmendinger NKP

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NASCAR Xfinity and Truck series championship contenders AJ Allmendinger and Ben Rhodes enjoy vying for wins in their respective divisions.

Eyes on Xfinity: 5 Things to Pay Attention to After 5 Races

Nascar Xfinity Series

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The 2022 NASCAR Xfinity Series season is five races old. Overall, 28 races remain in the season, and there are only 21 more before the start of the playoffs. A lot of racing remains, and by no means have the season’s best moments already occurred. Key elements have popped up through five races that will …

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Did You Notice?: 4 NASCAR Races in 2022, 4 Drivers Flying Under the Radar

2022 Daytona I NASCAR Cup Kurt Busch Kyle Busch racing NKP

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Did You Notice?… We’re already a month into the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season? The first four races have already brought their share of unexpected surprises: two first-time winners (Austin Cindric, Chase Briscoe), a trio of overtime finishes and more spins than we’ve seen in years with the sport’s new Next Gen chassis. The infusion of …

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Xfinity Championship 4 Still Up for Grabs After Kansas

AJ Allmendinger at Kansas

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Kansas City, Kansas – No one is (technically) safe. With two of three races in the NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff’s Round of 8 completed, no driver has secured a spot in the Championship 4. You can thank the “Oprah Car.” That’s what AJ Allmendinger has dubbed Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 54 Toyota team, which won …

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Frontstretch 5: Most Exciting Championship Battles in ARCA History

2019 Kansas Arca Michael Self Racing Nkp

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NASCAR may have three more weeks of racing left in 2021, but for the ARCA Menards Series, a new champion will be crowned this Friday (Oct. 22) night at Kansas Speedway. Ty Gibbs and Corey Heim have been the cream of the crop in ARCA this year. The two young drivers have won a combined …

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