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Although this may be his first NASCAR XFINITY Series at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, David Starr has already visited Victory Lane here once before in the Camping World Truck Series.

After starting on pole in 2002, Starr went on to win the 146-lap race. He is currently sitting sixth in the NASCAR XFINITY Series driver standings and looks to build on that this weekend. This will mark Starr's 44th NASCAR XFINITY Series race.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Mar 3 - 8:56 PM

Chris Buescher makes his second NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday. In his first start last season, Buescher started 12th and finished ninth.

In the first two races this season, he averages the highest running position at fifth. The sophomore driver has run all but one lap inside the top-15 so far this season. In 25 starts at intermediate tracks in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, Buescher has earned four top-five and nine top-10 finishes, while leading 31 laps. When the checkered flag flew (last week at Atlanta), Buescher crossed the line in fourth, taking over the top spot in the series point standings.-Roush Fenway Racing
Mar 3 - 8:52 PM

Dakoda Armstrong (No. 43 Ford Mustang) has two NASCAR Series starts at Las Vegas with a best finish of 16th in his lone Camping World Truck Series start.

Armstrong finished 23rd in the XFINITY Series race last year at the 1.5-mile track. The team showed speed last weekend at Atlanta in the first intermediate race of the season. While the two tracks aren't exactly the same, they will be able to transfer some of their notes from Atlanta to help them this weekend in Las Vegas.-Breaking Limits
Mar 3 - 8:48 PM

Elliott Sadler will make his ninth NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS) this Saturday afternoon.

In Sadler’s previous eight starts, he recorded two top-five and three top-10 finishes at LVMS. Sadler won the pole award in 2012 and has led 26 laps at LVMS. In Sadler’s previous eight starts, he’s only finished outside the top-15 once. The veteran driver also has 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series starts at LVMS with one top-10 finish and 24 laps led.-Roush Fenway Racing
Mar 3 - 8:42 PM

Las Vegas native Brendan Gaughan is scheduled to make his fifth start at his hometown track during Saturday's Boyd Gaming 300. In his four previous XFINITY Series starts at the 1.5-mile tri-oval the No. 62 South Point Chevrolet Camaro driver has earned one top-five finish, two top-10 finishes, led seven laps, averages a starting position of 16th and a finishing position of 10th.

He also has 13 Camping World Truck Series starts at LVMS, earning one victory in 2003, leading 137 laps, two top-five and five top-10 finishes. Along with Saturday's XFINITY Series race, Gaughan is scheduled to make his second Sprint Cup Series start of the 2015 season in the No. 62 Premium Motorsports entry.-Richard Childress Racing
Mar 3 - 8:38 PM

In two previous starts at the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Ty Dillon finished 11th in both outings.

The 23-year-old driver qualified first last season when the Series visited LVMS, recording one of his three pole awards in 2014. In the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, he has one top-five finish, two top-10 finishes and won the pole in September 2012. Dillon is tied for first place in the driver point standings after two races.-Richard Childress Racing
Mar 3 - 8:33 PM

Brian Scott will be making his sixth XFINITY Series start this weekend in the Boyd Gaming 300. In five previous starts at Las Vegas, he has an average start of 6.6 and an average finish of 19.

Scott captured his best start, third in 2013 and best finish, seventh last season in his No. 2 Chevrolet Camaro. He also has three Camping World Truck Series starts at the 1.5-mile speedway. In addition to competing at LVMS in the XFINITY Series this weekend, Scott is scheduled to drive the No. 33 Whitetail Chevrolet SS in the Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday for Circle Sport Racing.-Richard Childress Racing
Mar 3 - 8:29 PM

Saturday marks Bubba Wallace’s first NASCAR XFINITY Series start at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). In two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series starts at LVMS, Wallace has earned two top-five finishes.

In 2013, he qualified 17th and finished fifth after leading 23 laps. In 2014, he started second and led 84 laps, closing out the day in second. The No. 6 team brings a new chassis to LVMS.-Roush Fenway Racing
Mar 3 - 8:22 PM

Besides driving the No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet SS in Sunday's Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will also enter the XFINITY Series event on Saturday.

He will drive the No. 88 JR Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro during the 300-mile NXS on March 7. The 1998 and 1999 XFINITY Series champion has scored three top-five finishes and four top-10s in five XFINITY starts at the 1.5-mile track.-Hendrick Motorsports
Mar 3 - 8:08 PM

On March 15 at Phoenix International Raceway, Kasey Kahne (No. 5 Chevrolet SS) will make his 400th career NASCAR Sprint Cup start.

In 398 career starts to this point, Kahne has accumulated 17 wins, 83 top-five finishes and 147 top-10 finishes. One of those wins occurred at Phoenix in 2011.-Hendrick Motorsports
Mar 3 - 7:59 PM

Blake Koch heads to the west coast this weekend with LeafFilter Gutter Protection back on the No. 8 Camry.

With only three starts at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Koch has an average starting position of 24.0 and an average finishing position of 19.7. After his 22nd place finish at Atlanta, the No. 8 LeafFilter Gutter Protection team is looking forward to getting back on track this weekend. This will mark Koch's 117th career NASCAR XFINITY Series start.-TriStar Motorsports NC
Mar 3 - 4:45 PM

Last September, in his first career start at the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Erik Jones drove the No. 51 Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM) Toyota Tundra to victory in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

After starting the race 13th, Jones methodically picked his way through the field, providing valuable feedback to his crew along the way that helped make his truck better throughout the 146-lap race. In the closing laps, Jones passed his then-KBM teammate Darrell Wallace Jr., to move into the lead for the final 14 circuits and take the checkered flag. It’s just one of four victories in 19 career starts for Jones, who is competing full-time in the Truck series this season for KBM. This weekend, Jones returns to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR XFINITY Series race, during which he will pilot the No. 20 Interstate Batteries Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing.-True Speed Communication
Mar 3 - 4:38 PM

Team Kapusta Racing LLC announced its partnership with Olé Energy Drink for its debut entry into the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Phoenix International Raceway.

Team Kapusta Racing will field the #56 Chevy Camaro with driver Charles Lewandoski in the Axalta Faster Tougher Brighter 200 on March 14. Sudden Impact Partners will debut in the NASCAR XFINITY Series race in correlation with their recent Olé Energy Drink product debut on amazon.com. Team Kapusta with driver Lewandoski has a limited schedule planned for the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series season.(Team Kapusta)-jayski.com
Mar 3 - 4:26 PM

Tyler Reddick finishes fifth in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 19 DrawTite Ford F-150 11th in the lineup for the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200. Reddick continues as the points leader in the 2015 NCWTS championship standings. He leads Atlanta race winner Matt Crafton by two points.
Mar 2 - 11:04 PM

Erik Jones finishes seventh in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

He started the No. 4 Toyota Toyota Tundra second in the lineup for the Hyundai Construction Equipment 200. Jones led 37 laps in the race and also won the Sunoco Rookie of the Race Award. He is currently third in the 2015 NCWTS Championship standings.
Mar 2 - 10:59 PM


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