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Surface Sunscreen sponsoring Matt Tifft at Las Vegas

• TIFFT AT LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY: Matt Tifft heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS) in his first full season at Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR). For the third race of the 2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) season, Tifft will make his third-career start at LVMS behind the wheel of the #19 Surface Sunscreen/Tunity/BrainGear Toyota Camry. Tifft previously completed two NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) races at LVMS, one in 2015 and the other last year.

• JGR AT LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY: Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) has a total of 41 starts at LVMS. Of those 41 starts, JGR has one win, three poles, 11 top-five finishes, 18 top-10 finishes, an average start of 11.2 and an average finish of 14.7. Driver Kyle Busch (2016) scored the lone win at the 1.5-mile track.

• THIS WEEK ON THE #19 TOYOTA: This week the #19 JGR Surface Sunscreen/Tunity/BrainGear Toyota Camry will be on display for the Boyd Gaming 300. As a sponsor of Tifft's #19 Camry, this will be the first race that Surface Sunscreen is represented as the primary sponsor for the 2017 season. Tunity, Terrible Herbst and BrainGear will be featured as associate sponsors at LVMS.

• XFINITY SERIES POINT STANDINGS: Entering Las Vegas, Tifft is positioned in fifth place after the second race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Tifft sits just 14 points back from the lead of the Driver's Championship Point Standings and looks to narrow the gap this weekend.

• ROOKIE SEASON CAMPAIGN: Tifft is in third place of the Sunoco Rookie of the Year points behind drivers William Byron and Daniel Hemrick.

• RACE INFORMATION: The Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is scheduled for Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Watch and listen live on Fox Sports 1, Sirius XM channel 90 and PRN Radio.

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