XFINITY Series Furious 7 300

NASCAR XFINITY Series Furious 7 300

Track: Chicagoland Speedway
Date and Time: Saturday, Sept. 19 at 6 p.m. ET
Tune-in: NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM Ch. 90
Distance: 300 miles (200 laps)
What to Watch For: Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Daniel Suarez, Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch try to complete the season series sweep of Chicagoland for the organization after Erik Jones won there in June. … Chris Buescher attempts to build on his 21-point series standings lead over Chase Elliott. … Suarez continues to battle with Darrell Wallace for the XFINITY Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award. Suarez leads Wallace by 30 points in the rookie standings. … “Furious 7” star Chris “Ludacris” Bridges will serve as the grand marshal of Saturday night’s race.

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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.