XFINITY Series Kentucky 300

Race: NASCAR XFINITY Series Kentucky 300

Track: Kentucky Speedway

Date and Time: Friday, July 10, 7:30 p.m. (ET)

Tune-In: NBC Sports Network, 7 p.m. (ET), PRN, SiriusXM Ch. 90

Distance: 300 miles (200 laps)

What to Watch For: Chris Buescher can increase his 34-point lead over Chase Elliott in the XFINITY Series driver standings. … Chase Elliott tries to add to his series-leading 12 top 10s. Elliott also paces the series in driver rating (100.5). … Brendan Gaughan attempts to follow up his fall Kentucky victory with a win on Friday night. … Darrell Wallace Jr. holds a mere four-point lead over Daniel Suarez in the Sunoco Rookie of the Year race.

Greg Engle
About Greg Engle 7421 Articles
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.