NASCAR Xfinity Series race results from Bristol Motor Speedway on August 17, 2018
Tonight, the NASCAR Xfinity Series runs at Bristol Motor Speedway. The NXS field is set for 300 laps around the .533-mile concrete oval in Bristol, Tennessee.
View full 2018 NASCAR Xfinity results from Bristol Motor Speedway below.
Elliott Sadler has announced his retirement from full-time NASCAR racing this weekend. He will give the command to start the engines tonight at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kyle Busch and Christopher Bell lead the field to the green.
Green flag, Kyle Busch gets the launch. He’s clear by 3 car lengths into turn 1. Joey Logano moves to 2nd around the top. Lap 4, Christopher Bell works the bottom, he moves back by Logano.
Lap 36, Larson is beating off the back bumper of Bell. They run 2nd and 3rd as they race through lap traffic. Lap 50, Larson is finally through. All his temp gauges were upset as he ran on the back bumper of Bell for so many laps. Kyle Busch is 5 seconds up the track.
Lap 65, Kyle Busch gets into the marbles and scrapes the wall. 15 to go in stage 1, Kyle Busch is in the wall! He’s cut a tire! Busch hit the wall fairly hard on the right front. He heads to the pit lane. Kyle Larson leads Joey Logano at the pit exit. Kyle Busch heads to the garage!
Green, Cole Custer gets the jump on Tyler Reddick. Larson is coming quick. Larson gets a bump to Custer in the middle of turns 1-2. Larson cuts to the bottom. He drives deep into turn 3 on the bottom. Larson slides up and takes the lead.
Jones cleared himself on Hemric, not clear. Jones is in the wall, no caution.
Kyle Larson wins stage 1 in the NXS race at Bristol!
Stage 1 Results – Bristol Xfinity: 1. Kyle Larson; 2. Ty Dillon; 3. Chase Elliott; 4. Joey Logano; 5. Cole Custer; 6. Matt Tifft; 7. Tyler Reddick; 8. Justin Allgaier; 9. Elliott Sadler; 10. Daniel Hemric;
Green flag, Larson gets a bump from Logano on the line. They both push by Ty Dillon on the inside.
Vinnie Miller and Spencer Boyd fight for space at the flag stand. Miller attempted to clear himself, not clear. They both spin into turn 1.
Green, Logano gets a push from Allgaier on the bottom. Logano noses ahead on the bottom. Allgaier goes to the middle, they run 3 wide for the lead in turn 1. Larson leads off turn two, Allgaier takes over 2nd.
Lap 142, Chase Briscoe was pinched off the corner by Ross Chastain. Briscoe went sliding to the inside wall and made heavy contact. The caution is out.
Green, Larson leads Christopher Bell into turn 1. Vinnie Miller is around just in front of the leaders. Larson is on the brakes, he avoids it. The yellow is back out.
Green, Larson works the top. Allgaier works the bottom. Kyle Larson cruises to the win in stage 2!
Stage 2 Results – Bristol Xfinity: 1. Kyle Larson; 2. Justin Allgaier; 3. Chase Elliott; 4. Ryan Truex; 5. Elliott Sadler; 6. Tyler Reddick; 7. Christopher Bell; 8. Brandon Jones; 9. Michael Annett; 10. Ty Dillon;
Kyle Larson leads the field to pit road. Larson is the first car off pit road. Elliott Sadler and Tyler Reddick will lead them to the green. Those cars pitted 4 laps before the end of stage 2.
Green, Sadler is clear off turn 2. Christopher Bell is right on his bumper. Custer tags the wall and he stacks up the field behind him, no caution.
At the front, Christopher Bell takes the lead from Elliott Sadler.
98 to go, Larson has climbed all the way to 2nd. Bell and Larson are in heavy lap traffic. Bell is blocked on the high side. Larson is blocked on the bottom. Larson works under the lap car on the bottom. He finds a hole and takes the lead.
44 to go, Larson and Bell continue to race nose to tail through lap traffic. 42 to go, Chad Finchum is in the wall, the caution is out! Finchum came up on a slow car, he stomped the brakes the the car looped around to the inside wall.
The field hits the pit lane. Larson is first in and first off.
Green, Larson gets a push from Allgaier on the outside. Larson leads into turn 1. Allgaier and Elliott run side by side for 2nd. Allgaier takes over 2nd on the outside lane. Bell is buried in 4th.
5 to go, Larson leads Allgaier by 3.2 seconds. Chase Elliott is slow on the track, loose wheel.
Coming to the white, Daniel Hemric is around down the back stretch!
Green-White-Checkered, Larson and Allgaier run even into turn 1.
They’re even off turn 2. Larson leads off turn 4. Christopher Bell puts the bumper to Allgaier for 2nd. Larson takes the win at Bristol Motor Speedway!
View full 2018 Bristol Motor Speedway results for the NASCAR Xfinity Series night race below.
NASCAR Xfinity Race Results
Bristol Motor Speedway
August 17, 2018
Pos | Driver
1. Kyle Larson
2. Christopher Bell
3. Justin Allgaier
4. Cole Custer
5. Joey Logano
6. Elliott Sadler
7. Michael Annett
8. Chase Elliott
9. Tyler Reddick
10. Matt Tifft
11. Ryan Sieg
12. Ross Chastain
13. Jeremy Clements
14. Austin Cindric
15. Ty Dillon
16. Garrett Smithley
17. Ryan Reed
18. Joey Gase
19. BJ McLeod
20. Ja Junior Avila
21. David Starr
22. Ryan Truex
23. Alex Labbe
24. Daniel Hemric
25. Spencer Boyd
26. Jeff Green
27. Bayley Currey
28. Josh Williams
29. Brandon Jones
30. Chad Finchum
31. Stephen Leicht
32. Vinnie Miller
33. Carl Long
34. Chase Briscoe
35. Josh Bilicki
36. Kyle Busch
37. Ray Black II
38. Timmy Hill
39. Morgan Shepherd
40. JJ Yaley