NXS: Kennedy Snags Solid Top 10 During XFINITY Debut With RCR in Iowa

Marshall Gabell Featured, Midwest, NASCAR, XFINITY 0 Comments

Two weeks ago, when Richard Childress Racing and Ben Kennedy announced they would be teaming up for Kennedy’s NASCAR XFINITY Series debut at Iowa Speedway, their game plan was simple: log laps, keep the car clean, and finish inside the top 10.

Speed Zone: If Iowa Was Sam Hornish’s Swan Song, It Was A Damn Good One.

Jacob Seelman Featured, Jacob Seelman Blog, Midwest, NASCAR, Staff Columns, XFINITY 0 Comments

For me, Sunday afternoon’s American Ethanol e15 250 for the NASCAR XFINITY Series started to feel like one last hurrah as the laps wound down and Sam Hornish Jr. continued to drive further and further into the Iowa sunset.

NXS: JGR Reigns Again in XFINITY Qualifying; Erik Jones Claims Iowa Pole

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For the eighth time this season, Joe Gibbs Racing swept the top three positions in NASCAR XFINITY Series qualifying and left the rest of their competition searching for answers — led by Erik Jones, who toured the .875-mile Iowa Speedway in 23.204 seconds (135.752 mph) to grab the 21 Means 21 Pole Award for Sunday’s American Ethanol E-15 250.