Austin Cindric is the very first NASCAR Xfinity Series chauffeur to strike 3 victories in 2021. After functioning his means with the area for much of Saturday’s Drydene 200 at Dover International Speedway, he took the lead with 51 laps to go as well as repelled to the triumph.
Daniel Hemric as well as Darlington victor Justin Allgaier began on the front row while Cindric, that was associated with a final-lap accident recently, was bogged down back in sixteenth. Zane Smith began at the back nine in his very first Xfinity begin because 2019 as he was substituting Justin Haley, that was out because of COVID-19 method.
Hemric led the very first lap prior to Allgaier took the lead as well as controlled the whole initial stage. The sector included 2 warns: a competitors yellow on lap 22 as well as a lap 33 accident in between Riley Herbst as well as Truck Series factors leader John Hunter Nemechek, additionally going back to the Xfinity Series after 2 years away. Nevertheless, Nemechek had the ability to recuperate from the case to complete tenth in the phase. Josh Berry, A.J. Allmendinger, Harrison Burton, Brandon Jones, Noah Gragson, Ty Gibbs, Cindric, as well as Ryan Sieg additionally tape-recorded top-ten phase runs.
Allgaier led the area to begin the 2nd phase. After 4 laps, an unusual accident happened on the backstretch that saw Jesse Little struck the within wall surface prior to Matt Jaskol rotated right into him as well as hinged on top of his hood. Josh Williams was additionally included as the collision led to a warning. Smith as well as Jones highlighted one more care on lap 69, as well as the following reactivate saw Berry take the lead from his JR Motorsports team-mate. Series newbie Kyle Sieg‘s crash on lap 86 led to the phase finishing under yellow as Berry led Allgaier, Cindric, Allmendinger, Burton, Gragson, Michael Annett, Nemechek, Gibbs, as well as Herbst.
The last saw Allgaier remain to lead prior to Berry surpassed him on lap 114. The 2 fought for the placement throughout the phase prior to a care for liquid appeared on lap 140. Allgaier led the very first 5 laps in the following reactivate prior to being gone by Cindric.
Cindric would certainly storm off to his 3rd win of the year as well as initially at Dover in advance of Berry, that stopped a Dash 4 Cash move by team-mate Gragson, as well as Berry.
“It is hard to believe but starting sixteenth at this joint, it isn’t easy to pass,” stated Cindric. “We simply maintained it during. We made the appropriate modifications on rest stop as well as I seem like I have actually found out a whole lot regarding this race course, sufficient to obtain the Car Shop Ford Mustang right into Victory Lane. […]
“Every win means so much and everyone that is in this series—I have the unique opportunity to know what I am doing in the future. I respect the guys that I am racing around are trying to get to the top level. I know I have that for me down the road but I have to bring that same energy that I am racing against. These wins are really hard to come by. It sucks that we have had some bad races recently that make this one feel so much better. This is my favorite race track that we go to.”
Smith completed thirty-sixth in back-up obligations for Haley, while Sieg finished his Xfinity début 2 areas in advance of him.
|1||16||22||Austin Cindric||Team Penske||Ford||200||Running|
|2||6||8||Josh Berry||JR Motorsports||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|3||2||7||Justin Allgaier||JR Motorsports||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|4||7||16||A.J. Allmendinger||Kaulig Racing||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|5||14||54||Ty Gibbs||Joe Gibbs Racing||Toyota||200||Running|
|6||5||20||Harrison Burton||Joe Gibbs Racing||Toyota||200||Running|
|7||11||1||Michael Annett||JR Motorsports||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|8||12||39||Ryan Sieg||RSS Racing||Ford||200||Running|
|9||1||18||Daniel Hemric||Joe Gibbs Racing||Toyota||200||Running|
|10||19||68||Brandon Brown||Brandonbilt Motorsports||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|11||13||10||Jeb Burton||Kaulig Racing||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|12||8||51||Jeremy Clements||Jeremy Clements Racing||Chevrolet||200||Running|
|13||10||02||Brett Moffitt||Our Motorsports||Chevrolet||199||Running|
|14||31||23||J.J. Yeley||Our Motorsports||Chevrolet||199||Running|
|15||3||9||Noah Gragson||JR Motorsports||Chevrolet||199||Running|
|16||15||2||Myatt Snider||Richard Childress Racing||Chevrolet||199||Running|
|17||20||98||Riley Herbst||Stewart-Haas Racing||Ford||198||Running|
|18||28||0||Jeffrey Earnhardt||JD Motorsports||Chevrolet||198||Running|
|19||18||36||Alex Labbé||DGM Racing||Chevrolet||198||Running|
|20||17||44||Tommy Joe Martins||Martins Motorsports||Chevrolet||198||Running|
|21||24||99||B.J. McLeod||B.J. McLeod Motorsports||Chevrolet||198||Running|
|22||32||47||Kyle Weatherman||Mike Harmon Racing||Chevrolet||198||Running|
|23||27||17||Cody Ware||SS-Green Light Racing||Chevrolet||197||Running|
|24||26||74||Bayley Currey*||Mike Harmon Racing||Chevrolet||196||Running|
|25||37||6||Landon Cassill||JD Motorsports||Chevrolet||196||Running|
|26||23||4||Ryan Vargas||JD Motorsports||Chevrolet||195||Running|
|27||39||5||Matt Mills||B.J. McLeod Motorsports||Toyota||195||Running|
|28||25||15||Colby Howard||JD Motorsports||Chevrolet||194||Running|
|29||36||07||Joe Graf Jr.||SS-Green Light Racing||Chevrolet||193||Running|
|30||22||66||Timmy Hill*||MBM Motorsports||Toyota||193||Running|
|31||40||52||Gray Gaulding||Jimmy Means Racing||Chevrolet||192||Running|
|32||30||26||John Hunter Nemechek*||Sam Hunt Racing||Toyota||182||Running|
|33||34||48||Jade Buford||Big Machine Racing||Chevrolet||155||Engine|
|34||35||90||Kyle Sieg||DGM Racing||Ford||83||Accident|
|35||4||19||Brandon Jones||Joe Gibbs Racing||Toyota||68||Accident|
|36||9||11||Zane Smith*||Kaulig Racing||Chevrolet||67||Accident|
|37||33||78||Jesse Little||B.J. McLeod Motorsports||Chevrolet||57||Accident|
|38||29||92||Josh Williams||DGM Racing||Chevrolet||57||Accident|
|39||38||13||Matt Jaskol||MBM Motorsports||Toyota||56||Accident|
|40||21||61||David Starr||MBM Motorsports||Toyota||18||Overheating|
* – Ineligible for Xfinity factors