Justin Allgaier has signed a 1-year extension with JR Motorsports
On Friday night, the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoffs opened. The half-mile of Bristol Motor Speedway hosted the playoff opener.
With 53 laps to go in the 300 lap event, Allgaier hit the pit lane from the race lead. With 26 to go, Allgaier was already working under John Hunter Nemechek for 2nd.
Soon after, he was pressuring race leader Daniel Hemric for the race win. With 13 to go, Allgaier drove it deep into turn three. He cleared Hemric and took the lead away.
Allgaier drove off to claim the race win.