Austin Dillon wins the NASCAR Xfinity Hisense 300

CFuEV_IWIAAqDPiFor the second time in the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) this season, Austin Dillon sits on pole and takes home the victory, as Dillon wins Saturday’s Hisense 4K TV 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) in dominant fashion.

Dillon, who led the most laps – 163 out of 200 – and also won dominantly from the pole earlier this year at Las Vegas, received his second series win of the 2015 season, his fourth series career win (all from the pole) and his first series win at CMS.

Denny Hamlin finished 2.692 seconds behind Dillon to finish second, and they were followed by Kasey Kahne finishing third, Regan smith fourth and series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. finished fifth.

Another ROTY candidate, Daniel Suarez, claimed the sixth-place finishing position, while Ty Dillon finished seventh, the reigning series champion Chase Elliott eighth, Elliott Sadler ninth and Ryan Blaney brought home 10th-place.

Chris Buescher remains the points leader with his 11th-place finish, and Buescher leaves Charlotte with a 4-point lead over Ty Dillon.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 139.824 MPH
Time of Race: 02 Hrs, 08 Mins, 44 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 2.692 Seconds
Lead Changes: 9 among 7 drivers
Cautions: 3 for 22 laps

Next Up: The Buckle Up 200 at Dover International Speedway on Saturday, May 30th, with an approximate starting time of 2:50 p.m. (ET), and television coverage will be provided by FOX.

Hisense 4k TV 300 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Lead Points Bonus Points
1 33 Austin Dillon(i) 200 Running 163 0 0
2 54 Denny Hamlin (i) 200 Running 19 0 0
3 5 Kasey Kahne (i) 200 Running 1 0 0
4 7 Regan Smith 200 Running 0 40 0
5 6 Darrell Wallace Jr # 200 Running 1 40 1
6 18 Daniel Suarez # 200 Running 1 39 1
7 3 Ty Dillon 200 Running 0 37 0
9 9 Chase Elliott 200 Running 0 36 0
9 1 Elliot Sadler 200 Running 0 35 0
10 22 Ryan Blaney 200 Running 0 34 0
11 60 Chris Buescher 200 Running 0 33 0
12 16 Ryan Reed 200 Running 0 32 0
13 51 Jeremy Clements 200 Running 0 31 0
14 88 Kevin Harvick (i) 200 Running 11 0 0
15 20 Erik Jones(i) 200 Running 0 0 0
16 43 Dakoda Armstrong 200 Running 0 28 0
17 01 Landon Cassill 200 Running 4 28 1
18 62 Brendan Gaughan 199 Running 0 26 0
19 98 Aric Almirola (i) 199 Running 0 0 0
20 2 Brian Scott 197 Running 0 24 0
21 28 J.J. Yeley 196 Running 0 23 0
22 44 David Starr 196 Running 0 22 0
23 8 Blake Koch 196 Running 0 21 0
24 39 Ryan Sieg 195 Running 0 20 0
25 84 Chad Boat (i) 194 Running 0 0 0
26 90 Mario Gosselin 193 Running 0 18 0
27 26 Kyle Fowler (i) 192 Running 0 0 0
28 97 Peyton Sellers 192 Running 0 16 0
29 25 John Wes Townley (i) 191 Running 0 0 0
30 24 Eric McClure 189 Running 0 14 0
31 4 Ross Chastain # 187 Running 0 13 0
32 52 Joey Gase 186 Running 0 12 0
33 42 Kyle Larson(i) 183 Running 0 0 0
34 0 Harrison Rhodes 146 Running 0 10 0
35 14 Cale Conley # 141 Transmission 0 9 0
36 13 Carl Long 129 Engine 0 8 0
37 15 BJ McClure (i) 58 Fuel Pump 0 0 0
38 55 Jamie Dick 45 Accident 0 6 0
39 40 Timmy Hill(i) 40 Electrical 0 0 0
40 19 Jeff Green 2 Vibration 0 4 0

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series Unofficial Point Standings 
After Race 11 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 DNF
1 60 Chris Buescher 401 Leader 11 1 5 7 0
2 3 Ty Dillon 397 -4 11 0 3 8 0
3 9 Chase Elliott 373 -28 11 0 5 9 1
4 6 Darrell Wallace Jr# 371 -30 11 0 1 4 0
5 7 Regan Smith 360 -41 11 0 4 8 1
6 1 Elliot Sadler 352 -49 11 0 0 5 0
7 2 Brian Scott 350 -51 11 0 2 8 2
8 16 Ryan Reed 320 -81 11 1 1 1 0
9 18 Daniel Suarez # 320 -81 11 0 1 4 1
10 62 Brendan Gaughan 309 -92 11 0 1 5 3
11 51 Jeremy Clements 293 -108 11 0 0 0 0
12 44 David Starr 279 -122 11 0 0 1 0
13 01 Landon Cassill 248 -153 11 0 0 1 2
14 28 J.J. Yeley 247 -154 11 0 1 1 3
15 43 Dakoda Armstrong 245 -156 11 0 0 0 2
16 4 Ross Chastain # 236 -165 11 0 0 1 2
17 39 Ryan Sieg 227 -174 11 0 0 0 1
18 8 Blake Koch 217 -184 11 0 0 0 1
19 14 Cale Conley # 201 -200 11 0 0 0 3
20 52 Joey Gase 188 -213 11 0 1 1 0
21 24 Eric McClure 178 -223 11 0 0 0 3
22 42 Brennan Poole 171 -230 7 0 0 1 1
23 0 Harrison Rhodes # 146 -255 10 0 0 0 3
24 19 Mike Bliss 141 -260 8 0 0 0 1
25 97 Peyton Sellers 119 -282 8 0 0 0 2
26 55 Jeffrey Earnhardt 118 -283 5 0 0 0 0
27 22 Ryan Blaney 117 -284 3 0 2 3 0
28 90 Mario Gosselin 105 -296 6 0 0 0 2
29 74 Mike Harmon 90 -311 9 0 0 0 6
30 70 Derrike Cope 82 -319 8 0 0 0 2
31 40 Derek White 66 -335 7 0 1 1 3
32 55 Jamie Dick 61 -340 4 0 0 0 1
33 40 Carl Long 49 -352 7 0 0 0 6
34 54 Boris Said 47 -354 2 0 0 0 0
35 25 Dylan Lupton 41 -360 2 0 0 0 0
36 90 Todd Bodine 40 -361 2 0 0 0 0
37 90 Jimmy Weller 40 -361 3 0 0 0 0
38 13 Chris Cockrum 38 -363 2 0 0 0 0
39 88 Ben Rhodes 37 -364 1 0 0 1 0
40 55 Brandon Gdovic 32 -369 2 0 0 0 0
41 10 Jeff Green 31 -370 7 0 0 0 7
42 97 Josh Reaume # 27 -374 2 0 0 0 1
43 26 Kenny Wallace 27 -374 2 0 0 0 1
44 56 Charles Lewandoski 23 -378 3 0 0 0 2
45 15 Stanton Barrett 19 -382 2 0 0 0 1
46 15 Carlos Contreras 18 -383 2 0 0 0 1
47 13 Mark Thompson 17 -384 1 0 0 0 0
48 89 Morgan Shepherd 17 -384 3 0 0 0 3
49 John Jackson 13 -388 1 0 0 0 0
50 29 Justin Marks 10 -391 1 0 0 0 1
51 15 Enrique Contreras 10 -391 1 0 0 0 0
52 19 Scott Lagasse Jr. 7 -394 1 0 0 0 1
53 92 Dextor Bean 4 -397 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series Owner Standing 
After Race 11 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Roger Penske 22 3 466 Leader 11
2 Richard Childress 33 2 403 -63 11
3 Jack Roush 60 1 401 -65 11
4 Richard Childress 3 0 397 -69 11
5 Rick Hendrick 88 2 387 -79 11
6 Joe Gibbs 20 2 384 -82 11
7 Dale Earnhardt Jr 9 0 373 -93 11
8 Jack Roush 6 0 371 -95 11
9 Kelly Earnhardt-Miller 7 0 360 -106 11
10 Jack Roush 1 0 352 -114 11
11 Richard Childress 2 0 350 -116 11
12 JD Gibbs 54 0 338 -128 11
13 Jack Roush 16 1 320 -146 11
14 Joe Gibbs 18 0 320 -146 11
15 Richard Childress 62 0 309 -157 11
16 Tony Clements 51 0 293 -173 11
17 Harry Scott Jr. 42 0 290 -176 11
18 Mark Smith 44 0 279 -187 11
19 Johnny Davis 01 0 248 -218 11
20 Gregg Mixon 28 0 247 -219 11
21 Tony Townley 25 0 247 -219 11
22 Richard Petty 43 0 245 -221 11
23 Gary Keller 4 0 236 -230 11
24 Rod Sieg 39 0 227 -239 11
25 Fred Biagi 98 0 224 -242 8
26 Mark Smith 8 0 217 -249 11
27 Jamie Dick 55 0 211 -255 11
28 Mark Smith 14 0 201 -265 11
29 Jimmy Means 52 0 188 -278 11
30 Michelle Gosselin 90 0 185 -281 11
31 Mark Smith 124 0 166 -300 11
32 James Whitener 126 0 162 -304 10
33 Victor Obaika 97 0 146 -320 11
34 Andrea Nemechek 0 0 146 -320 11
35 Derek White 13 0 138 -328 11
36 Mike Harmon 74 0 90 -376 11
37 Rick Ware 15 0 87 -379 11
38 Mary Louise Miller 70 0 82 -384 11
39 Derek White 40 0 73 -393 11
40 Mark Smith 119 0 47 -419 10
41 Dale Earnhardt Jr 5 0 42 -424 1
42 Denise Mixon 93 0 37 -429 2
43 Billy Boat 84 0 36 -430 3
44 Robby Benton 29 0 31 -435 2
45 Maria Genzalez Hernandez 26 0 17 -449 1
46 Morgan Shepherd 89 0 17 -449 5
47 Thom Kapusta 156 0 14 -452 1
48 Bobby Dotter 192 0 4 -462 2
49 Adrian Berryhill 17 0 0 -466 2
50 Duane Deese 135 0 0 -466 1
51 Andrea Nemechek 87 0 0 -466 1
52 Michael Affarano 3 0 0 -466 1
53 William Gerhart 85 0 0 -466 2

 

2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series Manufacturer Standings 
After Race 11 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Ford 5 488 Leader
2 Chevrolet 4 484 -4
3 Toyota 2 464 -24
4 Dodge 0 126 -362

 

 

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