While the NASCAR Cup drivers were trading off the top spots in the Nationwide race, Austin Dillon and Sam Hornish Jr. were focused on the title fight.
The No. 6 Cargill/Sam’s Club team battled hard all night, starting third and racing in the top-five for most of the night.
Ready for Atlanta, the NASCAR Nationwide Series' teams and drivers are up for the challenge
Bayne pulled double-duty this weekend, splitting his time between the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in Michigan and the inaugural Mid-Ohio NNS race.
Sam Hornish Jr. has the experience on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway but his top two rivals in the points will also be looking for the NASCAR Nationwide Indiana 250 victory. Six drivers will start their first race at the famous speedway.
Bayne is holding steady in 10th place; 70-points behind leader Regan Smith.
Daytona International Speedway and International Speedway Corporation held the ground breaking ceremony today for what is now known as “Daytona Rising”.
The NACAR Nationwide Series race in in Newton, Iowa definitely put the teams and drivers to a test this weekend.
Bayne currently sits in 10th place in the NNS standings; 40 points behind point leader Sam Hornish Jr.
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RFR driver Trevor Bayne climbs to 6th in NNS Standings.
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With the win, Hornish takes the series point lead.
With the strong run, Trevor Bayne moved up 15 spots in the NASCAR Nationwide Series standings to 11 th.
Trevor Bayne wins pole and Sam Hornish Jr. finishes second with Travis Pastrana in fourth.
NASCAR’s winningest team to continue running Valvoline NextGen Motor Oil in their RFR Ford Mustang driven by Trevor Bayne.