Lti Printing 250
Michigan International Speedway
NASCAR XFINITY Series Race #13 of 33 for the 2018 season
Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018
Race Time: 1:30pm/et
Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 1:46pm/et
Television Race Coverage: FOX - 1:30pm/et
Announcers: Adam Alexander, Michael Waltrip, Joey Logano
Pit Road: Jamie Little, Matt Yocum and Regan Smith
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Times are local to the Track and subject to change
Friday, June 8
7:00 AM-8:30 AM NXS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOAD)
9:30 AM-6:00 PM NXS GARAGE OPEN
12:00 PM NXS ROOKIE MEETING, SPOTTER MEETING, & RANDOM DRAWING
1:05 PM-1:55 PM NXS 1ST PRACTICE
3:05 PM-3:55 PM NXS FINAL PRACTICE
Saturday, June 9
6:30 AM NXS GARAGE OPENS
10:05 AM NXS QUALIFYING (SINGLE VEHICLE / TWO ROUNDS)
11:45 AM NXS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (MICHIGAN ROOM)
1:00 PM NXS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS
1:30 PM NXS RACE (125 LAPS, 250 MILES)
Austin Dillon wins rain-shortened NASCAR Xfinity race at Michigan: Austin Dillon kept Richard Childress racing teammate Daniel Hemric behind him after a restart on Lap 89 of a scheduled 125, but the race ended under caution two laps later when rain pelted the asphalt. [More](6-9-2018)
Austin Dillon wins rain-shortened Michigan International Speedway XFINITY race: #3-Austiin Dillon won the Lti Printing 250 at Michigan International Speedway for his 9th career XFINITY win.
#21-Daniel Hemric finished second, followed by #00-Cole Custer, #16-Ryan Reed, #22-Paul Menard, #18-Kyle Busch, #9-Tyler Reddick, #98-Kevin Harvick, #7-Justin Allgaier, and #11-Ryan Truex.
The race started three hours late due to morning rain and was called after 91 laps when rain returned.
There were 10 cautions for 37 laps and 14 lead changes among 9 leaders.
The average speed was 103.067mph.
Complete results are on the Michigan race results page (pdf). (6-9-2018)
See OFFICIAL race results & points standings on the Official Michigan Race & Points Report (pdf).
Race stage winners:
Stage 1 - lap 30 - Winner, #18-Kyle Busch
Stage 2 - lap 60 - Winner, #1-Elliott Sadler
Stage 3 - lap 125 - Race winner, #3-Austin Dillon
Michigan XFINITY Race Fast Facts:
Crew Chief: Nicholas Harrison
Austin Dillon(i) won the 27th Annual LTi Printing 250, his ninth victory in 138 NASCAR Xfinity Series races.
This is his first victory and second top-10 finish in 2018.
This is his first victory and second top-10 finish in four races at Michigan International Speedway.
Daniel Hemric (second) posted his first top-10 finish in two races at Michigan International Speedway. It is his ninth top-10 finish in 2018.
Cole Custer (third) posted his second top-10 finish in two races at Michigan International Speedway.
Tyler Reddick (seventh) was the highest finishing rookie.
Elliott Sadler leads the point standings by 41 points over Cole Custer.
Austin Dillon is the 12th different winner in the first 13 races of the NASCAR Xfinity Series season.
(NASCAR Integrated Marketing)(6-9-2018)
XFINITY Driver standings following Michigan International Speedway:
1) #1-Elliott Sadler 495
2) #00-Cole Custer, 454, -41
3) #21-Daniel Hemric, 446, -49
4) #9-Tyler Reddick [1 win], 440, -55
5) #20-Christopher Bell [1 win], 423, -72
6) #7-Justin Allgaier [1 win, can't be used for playoffs], 393, -102
7) #19-Brandon Jones, 387, -108
8) #11-Ryan Truex, 385, -110
9) #2-Matt Tifft, 351, -144
10) #16-Ryan Reed, 333, -162
11) #22-Austin Cindric, 306, -189
12) #23-Spencer Gallagher [1 win, not eligible for playoffs], 277, -197
See complete owner and driver standings on the driver standings(pdf) and owner standings page (pdf).(6-9-2018)
Free Pass - Who got a lap back on each caution: (and their finish)
Caution 1: None
Caution 2: #20-Bell (1), 11th
Caution 3: #20-Bell (2), 11th
Caution 4: #36-Alex Labbe, 37th
Caution 5: None.
Caution 6: None.
Caution 7: None.
Caution 8: None.
Caution 9: #60-Cindric, 23rd
Caution 10: #1-Sadler
QUALIFYING, PRACTICE, AND ENTRY INFORMATION
Busch on XFINITY pole at Michigan: #18-Kyle Busch will start from the Busch pole for the Lti Printing 250 at Michigan International Speedway after rain moved into the area and forced NASCAR to set the field via the rulebook. #22-Paul Menard will start second. The rest of the top 10: #1-Elliott Sadler, #00-Cole Custer, #21-Daniel Hemric, #9-Tyler Reddick, #20-Christopher Bell, #42-John Hunter Nemechek, #7-Justin Allgaier and #23-Alex Bowman.
Did Not Qualify: None.
The starting lineup is posted on the Michigan starting lineup page (pdf).(6-9-2018)
Austin Dillon paces final XFINITY practice: #3-Austin Dillon was quickest in final practice at Michigan International Speedway with a speed of 177.004mph.
#11-Ryan Truex was second, followed by: #1-Elliott Sadler, #7-Justin Allgaier, #16-Ryan Reed, #18-Kyle Busch, #42-John Hunter Nemechek, #9-Tyler Reddick, #60-Austin Cindric, and #21-Daniel Hemric.
37 drivers practiced during the session.
See complete results on the Michigan practice 2 speeds page (pdf).(6-8-2018)
Kyle Busch fastest in opening XFINITY practice: #18-Kyle Busch was fastest during opening practice at Michigan International Speedway with a speed of 175.584mph.
The rest of the top 10: #42-John Hunter Nemechek, #7-Justin Allgaier, #00-Cole Custer, #1-Elliott Sadler, #20-Christopher Bell, #21-Daniel Hemric, #3-Austin Dillon, #98-Kevin Harvick, and #22-Paul Menard.
See complete results on the Michigan practice 1 speeds page (pdf).(6-8-2018)
XFINITY Entry List: There are 41 cars on the preliminary entry list for Saturday's Lti Printing 250 at Michigan International Speedway.
UPDATE: The #28 team withdrew. 40 teams are entered.
See the complete list on the Michigan entry list page.
See tire codes, pressures, set limits and more for all races at Michigan International Speedway on the Michigan Goodyear tire notes page.