Ben Rhodes and Austin Cindric crash at Phoenix Raceway – Two championship contenders battling for the final ticket
These two were racing hard all night at Phoenix Raceway. With 30 laps remaining in the race, 3 spots in the Championship 4 were clinched. 1 spot was available.
A caution came out with 30 laps to go. Austin Cindric and Ben Rhodes decided to pit. They were 4th and 5th in the championship points at this point. A championship berth is on the line.
They restarted nose to tail on the inside line with under 25 to go. Cindric had a run on the inside. He took it, making it 3 wide. Cindric had a nose on him, but that’s all he had. Rhodes drifted left to throw a block. But, it was too late.
Watch the Austin Cindric vs Ben Rhodes crash video below.