Kyle busch has won 15 of his 31 nascar xfinity series starts over the past two. The nascar xfinity series drivers championship is awarded by the chairman in nascar to the most successful xfinity series racing car driver over a season, as determined by a points system based on race results. Click on the driver to see 2016 race level statistics for that driver. The 16 nascar sprint cup series drivers who qualified for the 2015 chase for the nascar sprint cup will be ineligible to compete in the 2016 nascar xfinity series and nascar camping world truck series. Xfinity series points standings after watkins glen. Were taking a look at the 2016 classic nascar point standings. Nascar stars need to moonlight in xfinity and trucks. Since its inception in 2009, the program has undergone many changes, most notably the addition of heat races in 2016. Everything you need to know about the daytona 500 and the. A new nascar point system has been announced for the 2017 season. Suarez remains in xfinity series points lead after daytona.
For justin bonsignore, it was a bittersweet victory. It is promoted as nascars minor league circuit, and is considered a proving ground for drivers who wish to step up to the organizations top level circuit, the nascar cup series. Nascar live race coverage, latest news, race results, standings, schedules, and driver stats for nascar cup series, xfinity, gander outdoors. Nascar xfinity series standings for 2016 click on the driver to see 2016 racelevel statistics for that driver. Nascars shift this year to decide the xfinity and truck series through the chase an eliminationstyle playoff that counts fulltime driving as. Drivers race in 33 races, and the driver with the most points at the end of the year becomes the xfinity series champion. Daniel suarez third win, ford ecoboost 300 at homesteadmiami get race results and more here. An eliminationstyle chase format similar to the one in nascars sprint cup series will be introduced to the truck and xfinity series for the 2016 season, nascar announced tuesday.
Results winner, standings and reaction joe pantorno. He won his first xfinity series race at michigan, by passing kyle busch on the last lap, becoming the first mexicanborn driver to win in a nascar national touring series. The system was founded as the chase for the championship on january 21, 2004, and was used exclusively in the nascar cup series from 2004 to 2015. Nascar xfinity series points standings 1120 quiz by. Driver kyle busch 2016 nascar xfinity series results. Since the xfinity series has a shorter season than.
Xfinity series latest news news and results from nascar. Play sporcle s virtual live trivia to have fun, connect with people, and get your trivia on. January 19, 2016 using the overwhelming success of the chase for the. There were 3 lugnut penalties in cup and 2 in xfinity. Final 2016 nascar xfinity series driver standings nascar talk. Below is a look at the entire nascar xfinity series. The drivers championship was first awarded in 1982, to jack ingram. The darlington race is to be one of seven races between may 1727 among nascars three national. Nascar camping world truck series points information. Competition in both the nascar xfinity series and nascar. Nascar announced in september 2006 the purchase of the cascar super series, the top stockcar racing series in. Were taking a look at the 2016 classic nascar xfinity driver standings. New nascar chase format for trucks, xfinity series.
Drivers still must declare a series in which they will earn points, and will only be eligible to compete for a championship in that series. Who would be the winner of the 2016 nascar xfinity series point standings without the chase format. Nascar xfinity series 2016 standings championship points standings for the nascar xfinity series 2016. Chase format extended to xfinity, camping world truck series.
Watch live races and get the nascar schedule, race results, rumors and more on. Nascar xfinity series 2016 standings driver database. The nascar chase format has been active for many years in the nascar cup series. Nascar driver finishes 28th in ford ecoboost 300 homestead, fla.
The xfinity series is often called the minor series of nascar. The operator of this website is not affiliated with, endorsed by or sponsored by the nascar organization. Final 2016 nascar xfinity series championship points led by daniel suarez. Elliott sadler maintained his lead in the xfinity series points standings with a sixthplace finish saturday in.
The rules of engagement just changed for the nascar xfinity series as the division now will feature an elimination playoff format similar to the one used in the sprint cup series to crown a. Click on the race number to see detailed race results. Daniel suarez of joe gibbs racing won the championship, becoming the first nonamerican to win a title in nascar s top 3. Who would be the 2016 nascar champion as leader of the 2016 nascar cup series point standings without the chase format. Nascar xfinity series race winner ryan official site. Nxs events are frequently held as a support race on the day prior to a cup series event scheduled for that weekend. Nascar is a registered trademark owned by the national association for stock car auto racing inc. The nascar xfinity series nxs is a stock car racing series organized by nascar. The playoff format will be similar to the one seen in the sprint cup series over the previous two seasons, with a scaledback threeround. Official race results are typically posted on monday, when they are released by nascar.
Drivers must have declared to earn nascar xfinity series points in order to be eligible for the nascar xfinity series dash 4 cash bonus. Click on the site to see kyle buschs career results at that track glossary. The first driver to win multiple championships was sam ard in 1983 and 1984. For doug coby, the 2016 nascar whelen modified tour season finale at thompson speedway motorsports park was a next step toward an historic legacy. The 2016 nascar xfinity series was the 35th season of the xfinity series, a stock car racing series sanctioned by the nascar in the united states. If a virtual private party is more your thing, go here for details. Race date track click on track for info race name click on race name for info page pole. Join a live hosted trivia game for your favorite pub trivia experience done virtually. Nascar released the las vegas postrace penalty report wednesday afternoon. In the nascar gander outdoors truck series, there are only 32 competitors, so the lastplace driver will receive five points.
Even though he was involved in a late wreck and finished 32nd in fridays subway firecracker 250 at daytona international speedway, daniel suarez remains atop the nascar xfinity series point. The dash 4 cash is a series of races in the nascar xfinity series. Browse through 2016 nascar xfinity results, statistics, rankings and championship standings. For the first time since 1971, the canam duel qualifying races will become points paying races with the top10 finishers will earn points. Drivers who wish to drive in the monster energy cup often race here first. Just like the sprint cup series, the first 26 xfinity series races will be the regular season. Elliott sadler leads the nascar xfinity series by a whopping 110 points with four races left in the regular season, but needs to accumulate some playoff points to. Drivers still must declare a series in which they will earn points, and will only be.
November 20, 2016 nascar xfinity series nxs driver ray black jr. Nascar xfinity series ryan competed in his first full season in nascars second most prestigious series with the independent jd motorsports organization in 2016. Nascar moves to limit cup series drivers in xfinity and camping. Nascar sprint cup field would be ineligible to compete in the 2016. Follow your favorite team and drivers progress with daily updates. The richmond format will consist of two 35lap heat races with a 15minute break between the events. Getting ready for some short track racing from richmond for the 9th race of the 2016 nascar xfinity series season. The nascar playoffs is a championship playoff system used in the nascars three national series. The season started at daytona international speedway on february 20 and ended at homesteadmiami speedway on november 19. Nascar simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. After the 26race regular season, the top12 drivers will enter the round of 12 kentucky, dover and charlotte, with championship points reset.307 843 1168 988 1487 1399 4 251 1252 720 1 753 660 1340 850 1236 705 620 1161 763 1000 777 613 630 135 993 1344 87 1345 1074 1351 792 380 73 158 136