XFINITY: First Time’s A Charm; Byron Scores Phoenix Pole for DC Solar 200

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It didn’t take long for XFinity Series rookie William Byron to get up to speed in NASCAR’s second-tier series.

NXS: Kyle Busch is Back; Rowdy Dominates in XFINITY Phoenix Return

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Recap by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Jeff Gross/Getty Images North America photo — Even before the race, some drivers admitted they were racing for second, knowing the No. 54 car of Kyle Busch was literally unstoppable unless he had a problem. It was a brutally honest preview of the DAV 200. Busch led …

NSCS: Fastest Again; Kurt Busch Tops Phoenix Happy Hour

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Chris Trotman/Getty Images North America photo — Kurt Busch is on the outside looking in, but based off every practice session Saturday, the driver of the No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet looks to be strong come Sunday’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500. Busch paced final practice …

NSCS: On the Outside Looking In; Kurt Busch Fastest in First Saturday Practice

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AVONDALE, Ariz. — Report by Race Chaser Online West Correspondent Ryan O’Hara — Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — 2005 Spring Phoenix winner Kurt Busch was fast again in the desert; but this time, the Las Vegas, Nevada native topped the charts in Saturday morning’s practice at Phoenix International Raceway. The 2004 Sprint Cup champion turned the fastest speed …