Car owner Bob Leavine said Aug. Like for instance, last week when Austin Dillon drove for Kaulig Racing. Even more so, in 2019 and beyond. Martins will drive at Atlanta with Diamond Gusset sponsorship. Chastain could open some eyes in 2019.
Round of 8 30 , October 19 3:00 p. FilterTime will be the sponsor for a portion of the season. Then again, Jeremy Clements surprised everyone with in the 2017 season. The only announced race so far is Daytona in February. On January 7, 2019, it was announced that his replacement for the No. Haas said the team was hopeful a driver could bring along some sponsorship money.
Sure, he can jump into what is basically a Cup team and win in it, and he should. Beyond Dash for Cash and Playoff races? However, they showed up to Daytona with No. Custer locked himself into the playoffs on points and advanced to the final round at Homestead with a win at Texas. All three series will be off during the Easter weekend April 20-21 , and the new track dates will bring a measure of consistency to both series. So who is currently on the outside of the playoff cut line who could make the playoffs? Dave Elenz will be Gragson's crew chief 11-17-2018. He has four top 10s in five road course starts in the Xfinity Series that includes a seventh-place finish in the first race at the Roval at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Extreme Concepts will sponsor Jeffrey Earnhardt in 9 races.
It very much did not get better. In the first three races of 2017, of the 118 spots in those races 40 cars at Daytona, 39 in the following two , 23 were taken by Cup regulars, or 19. Bilicki drove full-time in 2018 for. Haley won a stage in the 2019 season opener at Daytona International Speedway, so he could be a threat to win the restrictor plate races at Talladega Superspeedway, Daytona International Speedway and Indianapolis Motor Speedway later this season. Briscoe, who won his first career Xfinity Series race last year at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval, will compete full-time driving No. The cup drivers come into the Xfinity Series in the best of the best equipment.
Qualifying will be at 11:35 a. Team will be renumbered from 5 to 1. The only three drivers within 100 points of the cut line are Ross Chastain, Brandon Brown, and Gray Gaulding. Haley will also compete for Rookie of the Year Honors. In the Xfinity Series, owner and current or former series champion drivers are eligible once every eight qualifying attempts for a maximum of four provisional berths that season.
Finally, Brandon Jones is the biggest wild card, as he is currently the last driver above the playoff cut line, albeit with a 32-point margin. We try to make it as complete as possible and update it as often as needed. The downtime intervals at all tracks will be reduced from seven minutes to five minutes. Koch's seat was filled by Ross Chastain for the majority of the schedule. Justin Haley will replace Ryan Truex in a multi-year deal. Brandon Brown is a rookie, and funding issues have plagued him and his team, Brandonbilt Motorsports. But Ruch, niece of Derrike Cope, is in the seat at Daytona.
The car that fails the inspection will receive last-place points and will be stripped of playoff and stage points. An Xfinity Series championship would further the argument that. I think it will help a lot to bounce the notebook setup-wise off each other and also driving-wise having somebody to help you out. Allgaier won five times in 2018 and was poised to make a run at the series title before an ill-timed spate of bad luck in the playoffs took him out of contention. Team expected to continue on a very limited basis. Daniel Hemric is moving to Cup to replace Ryan Newman in the 31. There is no other race in the world that has that kind of outlook.
In all likelihood, the vast majority of the 2019 Xfinity Series playoff field has already been determined. Spencer Boyd will move to the Truck Series with Young Motorsports. That's not the model that we looked at. This team will be dependent on sponsorship. Critics claim Gragson has underperformed thus far; can the underrated mechanic make miracles with another young talent? MoneyLion will be on board for 18 races. Race Most laps led Winning driver Manufacturer No.