NASCAR Xfinity Series race results from Martinsville Speedway; Championship 4 set
Today, the NASCAR Xfinity Series is set for the green flag in Martinsville, Virginia. The half-mile oval is set to host the final elimination race for the NASCAR Playoffs.
View full 2020 Martinsville Xfinity results below.
The NASCAR Xfinity Series hasn’t run on the paperclip since 2006. These teams are coming into this event without practice and without a notebook.
8 drivers remain eligible for a championship ahead of the start. After this race, it will be cut to just 4 drivers who will run for the championship next weekend.
Chase Briscoe and Noah Gragson set the front row. 250 laps of short track racing are up next…
Stage 1 – Report
Laps: 60 (1-60 / 250)
Green flag, Cindric gets the jump on the inside and clears Gragson in turn one.
Lap 4, Gray Gaulding has come to a stop with a mechanical issue. The caution is out.
Lap 25, the competition caution is out.
Lap 36, Gaulding is around and the caution is back out.
Green on lap 43, Cindric and Gragson run side by side into turn one. Gragson pinches him down and he has the advantage on the outside of turn two. Gragson completes the pass on the outside.
Noah Gragson wins stage one at Martinsville Speedway!
Martinsville Xfinity Results – Stage 1 : 1. Noah Gragson; 2. Harrison Burton; 3. Austin Cindric; 4. Ross Chastain; 5. Justin Haley; 6. AJ Allmendinger; 7. Brandon Jones; 8. Justin Allgaier; 9. Michael Annett; 10. Chase Briscoe;
Stage 2 – Report
Laps: 60 (61-120 / 250)
The field hits the pit lane. Harrison Burton wins the race to the pit exit. JJ Yeley stays out.
Green flag on stage two, Yeley wins the race off turn two. Harrison Burton enters wide at corner entry, he crosses under Yeley off the corner and wins the race into the next corner. Burton leads.
Lap 73, three cars tangle and the caution is out.
Green, Gragson drives it deep on the outside into turn one. He noses ahead and clears Burton to retake the lead. Burton gives a light bump to Gragson and shoves him up a lane. Burton fills the inside once again and clears Grason, Burton back to the lead.
Lap 92, Chastain has a run on Burton off turn two. He dives to the inside and clears Burton to take the race lead.
Lap 105, Matt Mills is on fire. He comes to a stop and the caution is out.
Burton, Allmendinger, Briscoe, Sieg and a few others hit the pit lane. Chastain, Gragson and others stay out.
Green with 6 to go in stage two, Chastain leads the field into turn one.
Ross Chastain takes the win in stage two at Martinsville Speedway!
Martinsville Xfinity Results – Stage 2 : 1. Ross Chastain; 2. Noah Gragson; 3. Justin Haley; 4. Justin Allgaier; 5. Austin Cindric; 6. Brandon Jones; 7. Brett Moffitt; 8. AJ Allmendinger; 9. Harrison Burton; 10. Timmy Hill;
Stage 3 – Report
Laps: 130 (121-250 / 250)
The leaders hit the pit lane. Chastain restarts outside the top 10 as Allmendinger takes over the lead as he pitted late in stage two.
Green flag on stage three, Allmendinger leads on the inside.
Lap 132, Yeley cuts across the nose of Haley and turns himself around, caution.
75 to go, Allmendinger leads with Harrison Burton on his bumper. Jeb Burton runs 3rd, a half track behind the leader. Allgaier has climbed to 5th after pitting at the end of stage two.
68 to go
68 to go, Bayley Currey is in the wall and the caution is out.
The leaders hit the pit lane. Harrison Burton wins the race to the pit exit.
Green, Burton and Allmendinger rub doors for the lead into turn one. They remain side by side. Burton clips the inside curb and Allmendinger takes the lead on the outside lane.
53 to go, Allmendinger has a flat left rear! He hits the pit lane under green and Harrison Burton takes over the lead.
37 to go, Myatt Snider is turned around and the caution is out.
20 to go, Burton leads Allgaier and Gragson with a car length between each.
5 to go, Burton leads Allgaier by 5 car lengths.
Harrison Burton wins at Martinsville Speedway!
View full Martinsville results for the NASCAR Xfinity Series below.
NASCAR Xfinity Series
October 31, 2020
Pos | Car | Driver | Sponsor
1. Harrison Burton
2. Justin Allgaier
3. Noah Gragson
4. Ross Chastain
5. Jeb Burton
6. Riley Herbst
7. Chase Briscoe
8. Michael Annett
9. Brandon Jones
10. Austin Cindric
11. Ryan Sieg
12. Justin Haley
13. Brett Moffitt
14. JJ Yeley
15. Jeremy Clements
16. Tommy Joe Martins
17. Timmy Hill
18. Brandon Brown
19. Josh Williams
20. Mason Diaz
21. Joe Graf Jr
22. Jesse Little
23. Myatt Snider
24. Stefan Parsons
25. Colby Howard
26. AJ Allmendinger
27. Alex Labbe
28. Jeffrey Earnhardt
29. Kody Vanderwal
30. Kyle Weatherman
31. Doanld Theetge
32. Carl Long
33. BJ McLeod
34. Ryan Vargas
35. Gray Gaulding
36. Bayley Currey
37. Chad Finchum
38. Matt Mills
39. Josh Reaume
NASCAR Xfinity Series
After: Martinsville Speedway (Oct 31, 2020)
-Race 3 of 3 in Round of 8
1. Chase Briscoe
2. Austin Cindric
3. Justin Haley
4. Justin Allgaier
— Eliminated After Round of 8 at Martinsville —
5. Ross Chastain
6. Brandon Jones
7. Noah Gragson
8. Ryan Sieg
— Previously Eliminated After Round of 12 —
Joe Gibbs Racing
Joe Gibbs Racing