NASCAR Xfinity Series starting lineup for Phoenix Raceway on November 11, 2017
The NASCAR Xfinity Series is next to tackle the Phoenix International Raceway. The race will begin in a few hours, first they must qualify.
View the full 2017 Phoenix Xfinity starting lineup below.
The JR Motorsports pit crew is stuck in transit. They plane is on on the ground in Oklahoma. The over the wall crew might not make it to the track today. They are working to find a fill-in crew.
The race is scheduled for 3:30 ET. The Ticket Galaxy 200 will air live on NBC.
Brendan Gaughan to the top of the timing board. I guess, he’s still fired up from the altercation after last week’s race.
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6 minutes remain, William Byron to the top. 6 of the 8 playoff drivers are in the top 8 positions. Playoff driver Ryan Reed is in trouble, he’s down in 24th. Elliott Sadler has yet to touch the track. Reed is struggling, sawing on the wheel but he’s up to 15th!
Sadler hits the track. He’s up to 15th. All 8 playoff drivers will likely advance.
Christopher Bell picks up where he left off from the truck race. He wins round 1 of knockout qualifying.
Round 1 Results: 1. Christopher Bell (27.285); 2. William Byron; 3. Cole Custer; 4. Brennan Poole; 5. Ryan Blaney; 6. Alex Bowman; 7. Spencer Gallagher; 8. Matt Tifft; 9. Justin Allgaier; 10. Daniel Hamric; 11. Austin Dillon; 12. Ty Dillon;
10 minute session in round 2. Erik Jones to the top of the board as 7 cars head out early in round 2.
Elliott Sadler things something is wrong with the car. He thought he might have a flat right rear but the tire appears to be up.
6 minutes remain, Byron to the top. He went out at the exact same time in both round thus far. Bell follows, he takes the top spot away.
4 minutes remain, 6 playoff drivers are in the top 12. Sadler is 19th and Reed is 22nd.
1 minute remains, Elliott Sadler is back out. He’s up to 10th. That bumps his teammate Allgaier to the bubble. Allgaier is back out. Allgaier to 3rd! Poole is bumped and Sadler is on the line. Sadler is now bumped. Sadler Poole and Reed will not transfer.
Christopher Bell sweeps both rounds so far.
Round 2 Results: 1. Christopher Bell (27.073); 2. William Byron; 3. Justin Allgaier; 4. Ryan Blaney; 5. Cole Custer; 6. Matt Tifft; 7. Erik Jones; 8. Daniel Hemric; 9. Alex Bowman; 10. Brendan Gaughan; 11. Blake Koch; 12. Michael Annett;
Christopher Bell dominated the truck race last night until a late race incident with his teammate. He’s looking to start on pole in the NXS event. He’s been the car to beat so far. Byron is close.
It’s a 5 minute session in round 3. Matt Tifft is the first car on track. Byron follows, he’s loose but he’s fast. byron to the top. He stays on track to run a 2nd lap for the first time all day, he improves. It’s the fastest lap so far today.
2 minutes remain, Erik Jones to the top. He smokes the field by 2 tenths!
1 min 30 remain, Bell is on track. 7th quick, that’s not going to do it. He’s well off the pace of Erik Jones but so is everyone in the field so far.
With a magic lap, Erik Jones will start from the pole in today’s race.
1. Erik Jones
2. William Byron
3. Cole Custer
4. Matt Tifft
5. Alex Bowman
6. Ryan Blaney
7. Daniel Hemric
8. Christopher Bell
9. Blake Koch
10. Justin Allgaier
11. Brendan Gaughan
12. Michael Annett
13. Elliott Sadler
14. Brennan Poole
15. Brandon Jones
16. Austin Dillon
17. Corey LaJoie
18. Casey Mears
19. Spencer Gallagher
20. Ryan Reed
21. Ty Dillon
22. Ross Chastain
23. JJ Yaley
25. Ray Black II
26. Ryan Sieg
27. Joe Nemechek
28. Joey Gase
29. Garrett Smithley
30. David Starr
31. Mario Gosselin
32. Harrison Rhodes
33. Morgan Shepherd
34. Jeff Green
35. Gray Gaulding
36. Timmy Hill
37. Caesar Bacarella
38. John Graham
39. Mike Harmon
40. Carl Long