NNS: Elliott Triumphs in Windy City Battle; Drives Away from Bayne to Win Third of 2014 at Chicagoland

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JOLIET, Ill. — By Jerry Bonkowski, NASCAR Wire Service — Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — Accomplishing feats uncharacteristic for a rookie, Chase Elliott won once again, leading 85 of 200 laps en route to his third win of the season in Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series EnjoyIllinois.com 300 at Chicagoland Speedway. Elliott took the lead for the fourth and final time on Lap 177 and …

NNS: Conley Tops Nationwide Final Practice Session at Chicagoland

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JOLIET, Ill. — staff report — NASCAR photo — NASCAR K&N Pro Series East regular Cale Conley soared to the top of the leaderboard during the NASCAR Nationwide Series final practice at Chicagoland Speedway on Friday. Conley posted a high speed of 175.262 mph. The Richard Childress Racing part-timer was 11th-fastest in Friday’s opening practice. Following Conley was Brendan Gaughan, posting a speed of 174.961 mph. …

NNS: Scott Tops Opening Nationwide Practice in Chicago

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JOLIET, Ill. — staff report — Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — With the Nationwide Series hosting the sole on-track activity in the world of NASCAR this weekend, Brian Scott topped opening practice for Saturday’s EnjoyIllinois.com 300 (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2) Friday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. The Richard Childress Racing driver, currently fifth in points and seeking his first Nationwide victory, set the …