XFINITY Series Food City 300


Race: Food City 300

Place: Bristol Motor Speedway

Date and Time: Friday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Tune-in: USA, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Distance: 159.9 miles (300 laps)

What to Watch: Only five races are left before the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase. … Ty Dillon will try to notch his first win of the season in his 100th career series start. The No. 3 Richard Childress Racing driver is currently third in the points standings. … Blake Koch currently holds the 12th – and final – Chase spot. He will attempt to hold off 13th-place Ross Chastain, who he leads by three points, as well as 14th-place Dakoda Armstrong (-18 points).

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Greg is a published award winning sportswriter who spent 23 years combined active and active reserve military service, much of that in and around the Special Operations community. Greg is the author of "The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR: The Definitive Viewers' Guide to Big-Time Stock Car Auto Racing" and has been published in major publications across the country including the Los Angeles Times, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He was also a contributor to Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul, published in 2010, and the Christmas edition in 2016. He wrote as the NASCAR, Formula 1, Auto Reviews and National Veterans Affairs Examiner for and has appeared on Fox News. He holds a BS degree in communications, a Masters degree in psychology and is currently a PhD candidate majoring in psychology. He is currently the weekend Motorsports Editor for Autoweek.