AUTO RACING: NASCAR’s top two series head to Phoenix

AUTO RACING: NASCAR’s top two series head to Phoenix

Alex Bowman (48) does a burnout just after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race

Alex Bowman (48) does a burnout after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race Sunday, March 6, 2022, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Alex Bowman (48) does a burnout just after winning a NASCAR Cup Series auto race Sunday, March 6, 2022, in Las Vegas. (AP Image/John Locher)

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NASCAR CUP Sequence

Ruoff House loan 500

Web-site: Avondale, Arizona.

Agenda: Saturday, follow, 1:30 p.m., and qualifying, 2:05 p.m. Sunday, race, 3:30 p.m. (FOX)

Track: Phoenix Raceway.

Race length: 312 laps, 312 miles.

Previous year: Martin Truex Jr. received after starting fifth.

Past race: Alex Bowman made a two-tire prevent pay off in overtime at Las Vegas, outrunning Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kyle Larson for the victory.

Fast points: Hendrick positioned 3 motorists in the top 5 with William Byron jogging fifth. … Larson, the defending series champion, moved into the points lead by six about Truex. … Denny Hamlin, who concluded 3rd in the standings last time and had 25 top rated-10 finishes in 36 races, has been managing at the complete just once in 3 races and is 30th in the point standings.

Upcoming race: March 20, Hampton, Ga.

On line: http://www.nascar.com

NASCAR XFINITY Series

United Rentals 200

Web-site: Avondale, Arizona.

Agenda: Saturday, follow, 11:30 a.m., qualifying, midday, and race, 4:30 p.m. (FS1)

Keep track of: Phoenix Raceway.

Race distance: 200 laps, 200 miles.

Past yr: Austin Cindric gained just after starting off third.

Past race: Ty Gibbs pulled absent on a restart with six laps remaining at Las Vegas and claimed his initially victory of the season.

Fast info: Gibbs jumped to second in the standings driving Noah Gragson, who finished second at Las Vegas. … Gragson, A.J. Allmendinger and Justin Allgaier have completed in the best 10 in all three races. Gragson has finished in the top rated 5 in all three. … The race showcased 17 lead alterations, 11 warning flags and a 42-moment purple flag for mild snow and rain.

Up coming race: March 19, Hampton, Ga.

On line: http://www.nascar.com

NASCAR TRUCK Sequence

Very last race: Chandler Smith received at Las Vegas for his third vocation victory.

Next race: March 19, Hampton, Ga.

On line: http://www.nascar.com

Formulation 1

Past race: Max Verstappen passed seven-time series champion Lewis Hamilton on the final lap and gained his initial collection championship.

Next race: March 20, Sakhir, Bahrain (period opener).

Online: http://www.formula1.com

INDYCAR

Last race: Scott McLaughlin led 49 of 100 laps and held off reigning series winner Alex Palou more than the closing laps for his very first vocation victory in the season-opener at St. Petersburg, Florida.

Future race: March 20, Fort Well worth, Texas.

On-line: http://www.indycar.com

NHRA DRAG RACING

Previous party: Mike Salinas gained in Top rated Fuel and Robert Hight received in Funny Car in Chandler, Arizona.

Next event: March 10-13, Gainesville, Florida.

On the internet: http://www.nhra.com

Environment OF OUTLAWS

Upcoming gatherings: March 11-12, Tulare, California.

On the net: http://worldofoutlaws.com/sprintcars

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