Kelly Bires’ qualifying speed was not good enough to make field for the Sprint Cup AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.
The XFINITY Series Dover race postponement (to Sunday at 10:00 am) -- due to weather -- left teams scrambling to assemble its lineups Saturday afternoon with playoff chances on the line.
Joey Logano was one of the drivers impacted by accidents this spring at Dover. He finished 22nd in the AAA 400, which snapped an eight-race streak of results 11th or better.
Ryan Blaney finished eighth after starting 18th in this May’s AAA 400, which gives him a perfect record of top-10s.
Denny Hamlin finished seventh this spring at Dover International Speedway, but his record on this track has been much less consistent in the last six seasons.
David Ragan crashed and failed to finish in a pre-rookie warm-up at Dover International Speedway, but he has been running at the end of all 19 races he attempted since then.
Erik Jones (No. 20 GameStop/Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Toyota) won the Coors Light Pole Award for the Drive Sober 200 (158.318 mph) for his 12th pole in 54 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races.
Spencer Gallagher (No. 23 Shade Tree/Noah's Animal House Chevrolet Silverado) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice leading up to the DC Solar 350 at Las Vegas (NV) Motor Speedway.
Rico Abreu (No. 98 Safelite Auto Glass/Curb Records Toyota Tundra) led the final NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session for the DC Solar 350 at Las Vegas (NV) Motor Speedway.
Cody Coughlin (No. 51 JEGS/K&N Toyota Tundra) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series DC Solar 350 at Las Vegas (NV) Motor Speedway.
Daniel Hemric (No. 19 Blue Gate Bank Ford F-150) led the first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice session for the DC Solar 350 at Las Vegas (NV) Motor Speedway.
Paul Menard posted the quickest 10-lap average in the second practice session for the Citizen Soldier 400 at Dover International Speedway. He went 158.850 mph in his first 10 laps on track Saturday morning.