Kansas Lottery 300
NASCAR XFINITY Series Race #30 of 33
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 3:11pm/et
Laps/Stages: 200 laps total. Stages end on laps: 45/90/200
TELEVISION / RADIO / STREAMING
Television Coverage: Time 3:00pm/et, NBC and streamed at NBC Sports Live (available with participating TV provider login)
Radio Coverage (over the air and streaming): Motor Racing Network (MRN) / SiriusXM Satellite NASCAR (available with subscription)
On track schedule
Friday, October 18, 3:05-3:55pm/et, TV-NBCSN;
Friday, October 18, 5:05-5:55pm/et, TV-NBCSN.
Friday, October 19 at 12:05pm/et, NBC Sports Live.
Complete Event Schedule (times local to the track)
Friday, October 18
8:00 AM-11:00 AM NXS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOAD)
11:00 AM 10:00 PM NXS GARAGE OPEN
1:00 PM NXS ROOKIE MEETING & RANDOM DRAWING
2:05 PM-2:55 PM NXS 1ST PRACTICE
4:05 PM-4:55 PM NXS FINAL PRACTICE
Saturday, October 19
9:00 AM NXS GARAGE OPENS
11:05 AM (12:05 PM/ET) NXS QUALIFYING IMPOUND (SINGLE VEHICLE / ONE LAP ALL POSITIONS)
12:15 PM NXS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING
1:30 PM NXS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS
2:00 PM (3:00 PM/ET) NXS RACE (STAGES 45/90/200 LAPS = 300 MILES)
NXS = NASCAR XFINITY Series
SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Links to race, practice, qualifying results (in pdf): (will be added as available)
Cumulative Race Report
Practice 2 Speeds
Practice 1 Speeds
Latest / Final Entry List
Preliminary Entry List
RACE RUNDOWN….News & Links
Brandon Jones wins at Kansas, as Xfinity Playoff drivers battle on and off track: After Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 took a sharp turn with 16 laps left, Brandon Jones sped away on two straight restarts to collect his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory in a race that ended with Playoff drivers Cole Custer and Tyler Reddick brawling on pit road. Jones stretched his advantage after a restart on Lap 196 of 200, with first Chase Briscoe and then Reddick giving chase. Jones held off both pursuers and crossed the finish line .272 seconds ahead of Reddick, with Briscoe .623 seconds behind the leader.[More](10-19-2019)
#19-Brandon Jones won the Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Kansas Speedway for his 1st career win.
#2-Reddick finished 2nd followed by #98-Briscoe, #1-Annett, #7-Allgaier, #51-Clements, #11-Haley, #23-Nemechek, #39-Sieg, and #10-Chastain.
Several Playoff drivers had issues:
Early in the race #22-Cindric had to pit twice under green with tire problems. He finished 25th.
#9-Gragson made contact with the wall on a couple occasions and finished 13th.
With 17 laps remaining, pole sitter #20-Bell and #98-Briscoe made contact while trying to lap #0-Smithley. Briscoe led Bell at the time, but they both had to pit. Bell finished 12th while Briscoe rebounded for 3rd.
Following the race, #00-Custer and #2-Reddick got into a shoving match on pit road, but were separated quickly.
Stage 1 was won by #20-Bell. Stage 2 was won by #00-Custer.
There were 12 lead changes among 5 drivers and 8 cautions for 41 yellow flag laps.
The average speed of the race was: 119.074mph.
See race details at: Race Results (pdf), Drivers Points Standings, Owners Points Standings, Cumulative Report, Penalty Report.
Race Fast Facts – Kansas Speedway
Brandon Jones won the 19th Annual Kansas Lottery 300, his first victory in 134 Xfinity Series races.
This is his first victory and 14th top-10 finish in 2019.
This is his first victory and second top-10 finish in four races at Kansas Speedway.
Tyler Reddick (P) (second) posted his third top-10 finish in three races at Kansas Speedway. It is his 25th top-10 finish in 2019.
Chase Briscoe # (P) (third) posted his first top-10 finish in two races at Kansas Speedway.
Chase Briscoe (P) (third) was the highest finishing rookie.
(NASCAR Integrated Sports Marketing)(10-19-2019)
2019 NASCAR XFINITY Series Playoff Standings after Kansas:
[Race 1 of 3 in the Round of 8, Race 4 of 7 in the Playoffs]
1) #20-Christopher Bell, 3106, +49
2) #00-Cole Custer, 3095, +38
3) #2-Tyler Reddick, 3094, +37
4) #7-Justin Allgaier, 3059, +2
outside the top 4
5) #98-Chase Briscoe, 3057, -2
6) #1-Michael Annett, 3047, -12
7) #9-Noah Gragson, 3042, -17
8) #22-Austin Cindric, 3029, -30
See the Drivers Points Standings and Owners Points Standings
QUALIFYING INFO, PRACTICE SPEED and ENTRIES
#20-Christopher Bell won the Busch pole for the Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Kansas Speedway with a speed of 181.165mph for his 5th pole of 2019, 1st at Kansas and 11th of his career.
#19-Jones will start 2nd followed by #22-Cindric, #2-Reddick, #00-Custer, #51-Clements, #7-Allgaier, #8-Truex, #10-Chastain, and #9-Gragson.
Driver(s) who will miss the race: #13-Timmy Hill.
See qualifying results on the Qualifying results page (pdf) and the complete starting lineup on the Starting Lineup page (pdf).(10-19-2019)
Kansas Speedway – Qualifying Fast Facts:
Christopher Bell (P) won the Pole Award for the 19th Annual Kansas Lottery 300 with a lap of 29.807 seconds, 181.165 mph.
This is his 11th pole in 71 NASCAR Xfinity Series races.
This is his fifth pole and 27th top-10 start in 2019.
This is his first pole in three races at Kansas Speedway.
Brandon Jones (second) posted his 20th top-10 start of 2019 and his second in four races at Kansas Speedway.
Austin Cindric (P) (third) posted his second top-10 start at Kansas Speedway. It is his 26th in 30 races this season.
Noah Gragson (P) (10th) was the fastest qualifying rookie.
Happy Hour (final) practice for the Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Kansas Speedway is over, after 50 scheduled minutes, the top five, slowest and notes:
Slowest: #61-Finchum 160.987 & #66-Earnhardt 157.246mph
Most laps run: #1-Annett, 48 laps.
Best 10 consecutive lap avg (of 17 drivers): #2-Reddick 171.730mph.
Notes: #66-Earnahrdt backed into the wall early in practice. #61-Finchum slid up into the wall a bit later. #20-Bell also got into the wall.
See the fastest speeds, best 10 consecutive lap average, laps run on the Happy Hour Practice speeds page (pdf).(10-18-2019)
First practice for the Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Kansas Speedway is over, after 50 scheduled minutes, the top five, slowest and notes:
Slowest: #93-McLaughlin 157.964
Most laps run: #18-Burton, 26 laps.
Best 10 consecutive lap avg: No drivers ran 10 consecutive laps.
Notes: There were two 15-minute holds; the #92, late to inspection and #90, failed inspection twice. There was one 30-minute hold, the #35 failed inspection three or more times.
See the fastest speeds, best 10 consecutive lap average, laps run on the First Practice speeds page (pdf).(10-18-2019)
Entry List for the Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Kansas Speedway is posted, 39 teams/drivers [for 38 spots] are listed.
Since 39 cars are entered, one driver will miss the race.
See the full entry list on the Entry List (pdf)
TIRE NOTES & FACTS
Posted when available.