NXS: Hat Trick; Kevin Harvick Scores Third Straight Atlanta XFINITY Win

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HAMPTON, Ga. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo — Atlanta Motor Speedway is Kevin Harvick’s world, and everyone else is just living in it. Harvick proved that statement true once again in the NASCAR XFINITY Series Hisense 250 on Saturday afternoon, laying a smackdown on the field …

NXS: Doubling Up; Logano Scores XFINITY Series Pole in Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza- Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America photo– Can anyone stop Joey Logano? Coming off a Daytona 500 victory last Sunday and a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pole Award on Friday night, Logano rolled into NASCAR XFINITY Series qualifying and dominated the final two rounds. Logano …

NXS: What to Watch For — Hisense 250

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ATLANTA, GA and CHARLOTTE N.C. — Preview by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — Dave Tulis/AP photo — After Ryan Reed stormed to the win on the final lap last Saturday at Daytona, the NASCAR Xfinity Series will debut their new name at a 1.5 mile track for the first time today at Atlanta Motor Speedway. This race …

NXS: Clean Sweep; Logano Paces XFINITY Series Happy Hour in Atlanta

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HAMPTON, Ga. — official report — NASCAR photo — Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano completed a clean sweep of the top leaderboard honors during second NASCAR XFINITY Series practice Friday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Logano, driving the Team Penske No. 22 Ford, turned a fast lap of 182.105 mph in the 85-minute second stint on the 1.54-mile oval. Saturday’s Hisense 250 (2 …

NXS: Next Stop Home; Chase Elliott Returns to Atlanta Looking for Home State Triumph

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America photo — Chase Elliott’s debut at Atlanta Motor Speedway last year was a historic one. Less than six months ago, Elliott drove his NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet to his first career NASCAR XFINITY Series pole at the 1.54-mile facility, becoming the youngest pole winner in the track’s history. Returning …

NXS: Erik Jones Ready for Extra Track Time; Headed to Atlanta to Fill in for Kyle Busch

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HAMPTON, Ga. — official team release — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo — Erik Jones will compete in the No. 54 Monster Energy Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) Toyota Camry this week at Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway, a facility he has yet to compete on. It will be Jones’ fifth NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) start with the JGR outfit since 2014. …