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2020 NASCAR XFINITY Series Spring Charlotte Race Page

Monday, May 25, 2020 - Charlotte Motor Speedway
7:30pm/et
Laps: 200 - Stages: 45/90/200
TV: FS1 -  Radio: PRN, Sirius XM NASCAR

Race Specific News

Weekend on-track schedule

Sunday, May 24
** ACCESS RESTRICTED – ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL ONLY **
** ENTRANCE SCHEDULE AVAILABLE BY DEPARTMENT **
12:00 PM NXS ROOKIE MEETING (TELECONFERENCE)
5:00 PM NXS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION)

Monday, May 25
** ACCESS RESTRICTED – ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL ONLY **
** ENTRANCE SCHEDULE AVAILABLE BY DEPARTMENT **
10:00 AM-12:00 PM NXS HAULERS ENTER (SCREENING IN PROGRESS)
12:00 PM-7:00 PM NXS GARAGE ACCESS SCREENING IN PROGRESS
5:30 PM-7:00 PM NXS ENGINE PRIME & FINAL ADJUSTMENTS (PIT ROAD)
7:00 PM TRACK SERVICES MEETING (RADIO CHANNEL ASSIGNMENT)
7:20 PM NXS DRIVERS REPORT TO VEHICLES (GRID LOCATION)
7:30 PM NXS RACE (STAGES 45/90/200 LAPS = 300 MILES)
11:30 PM NXS HAULERS EXIT


Race Rundown

Paint Schemes

Kyle Busch makes last-lap pass for ninth Xfinity win at Charlotte: In NASCAR’s new normal, with a Memorial Day race in a stretch of four national events in four days, Kyle Busch returned to the old normal-winning. But for Busch to secure his record 97th victory in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, the driver of the No. 54 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota had to make a last-lap pass of Austin Cindric, who blew past Busch during an overtime restart in Monday’s Alsco 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.(Read More)(5-25-2020)

#54-Kyle Busch won the Alsco 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The win is his first of the year, ninth win at Charlotte and 97th career win.
#8-Daniel Hemric finished 2nd followed by #22-Austin Cindric, #10-Ross Chastain, #7-Justin Allgaier, #02-Brett Moffitt, #1-Michael Annett, #68-Brandon Brown, #20-Harrison Burton, and #21-Myatt Snider.
Pole sitter #10-Chastain led 68 laps and finished fourth.
Busch led 94 total laps and won both of the opening stages leading up to the race win.
There were 20 lead changes among 5 drivers and 11 cautions for 53 yellow flag laps.
The average speed of the race was: 111.743mph.
See race details at: Race Results, Drivers Points Standings, Owners Points Standings, Cumulative Report, Penalty Report.

Race Fast Facts – Charlotte
Kyle Busch(i) won the 39th Annual Alsco 300, his 97th victory in 356 NASCAR Xfinity Series races.
This is his first victory and third top-10 finish in 2020.
This is his ninth victory and 22nd top-10 finish in 27 Xfinity races at Charlotte Motor Speedway. In total he has 18 NASCAR national series wins at Charlotte (1 NCS and 8 NGROTS)
Daniel Hemric (second) posted his third top-10 finish in five races at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It is his third top-10 finish in 2020 and sixth runner-up finish of his career.
Austin Cindric (third) posted his second top-10 finish in four races at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Harrison Burton (ninth) was the highest finishing rookie.
(NASCAR)(5-25-2020)

XFINITY Series Playoff Standings after Charlotte:
1) #98-Chase Briscoe [2 wins], 251
2) #20-Harrison Burton [1 win], 234
3) #9-Noah Gragson [1 win], 232
4) #19-Brandon Jones [1 win], 186
5) #22-Austin Cindric, 243, -8
6) #10-Ross Chastain, 239, -12
7) #7-Justin Allgaier, 218, -33
8) #39-Ryan Sieg, 192, -59
9) #11- Justin Haley, 186, -65
10) #1-Michael Annett, 169, -82
11) #18-Riley Herbst, 160, -91
12) #68-Brandon Brown, 144, -107
See the Drivers Points Standings and Owners Points Standings.

Cars to the rear: none reported.

Pit Stall Selections: The selections of pit stalls for the Alsco 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway have been made.
The selection order was based on finishes at Darlington.
Darlington race winner #98-Briscoe chose pit stall 1.
Darlington 2nd place finisher, #54-Busch, took the 6th stall, with an opening in front of it.
See all pit choices on Pit Stall chart.(5-22-2020)

#10-Ross Chastain will start the Alsco 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway from the pole.
#19-Jones will start second, followed by #11-Haley, #7-Allgaier, #18-Herbst, #22-Cindric, #39-Sieg, #98-Briscoe, #1-Annett, and #9-Gragson.
The lineup was based on random draw.
See the complete Alsco 300 Starting Lineup.

Crew Rosters

Entry List for the Alsco 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway is posted, 37 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed.
Since 37 cars are entered, all drivers will make the race.
See the full entry list on the Entry List (pdf)

Pit selection process:

  • Order based on finishing position from the May 19th race at Darlington, followed by new entries in order of points.

Starting lineup process:

  • Positions 1 -12:  The first 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up Eligibility will be assigned starting positions 1st – 12th using a random draw.
  • Positions 12 – 24:  The next 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up eligibility will be assigned starting positions 12th- 24th using a random draw.
  • Starting positions 25 – 36: The next 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up eligibility will be assigned starting positions 25th -36th using a random draw.
  • Any vehicles that are eligible for the Event in position 37th – 40th will be assigned starting positions based on their order of eligibility.

There will be a competition caution on lap 20. It will be a standard caution with no modifications as previously announced.

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