CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Roughly one-third of ways through NASCAR's season, with Saturday's Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway up next, and there is one rookie driver drawing raves of the five within the field. can you say Chase Elliott?
Qualifying is determined for tonight at 6:45 and may be televised on FS1. observe periods at eleven:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. will even be on FS1. which you can observe alongside reside at NASCAR's Race middle.
With 10 races within the books, the son of bill Elliott has already posted three good-5 finishes and 5 true 10s. Elliott sits eleventh within the features race, 80 notches at the back of the leader, Kevin Harvick.
The 20-12 months-ancient has drawn some wrath from some NASCAR vets for reckless riding. at the identical time, it could possibly simply be a case of everyone else becoming widely wide-spread with Elliott's racing style.
One factor is apparent, he does recognize how to race up front. last week at Talladega, Elliott all started on the pole and comprehensive ninth in a race that become the rest however clean. Or, in all probability his driving style dovetails nicely with the new NASCAR rules, which ordinary appears to have made for interesting racing already this season.
The final learners looking to run down Elliott can beginning making their flow this week at Kansas -- Ryan Blaney, Brian Scott, Jeff Earnhardt and Chris Buescher. Blaney is sitting 18th within the driver standings with three precise-10 finishes.
right here is a look at easy auto racing motion this mother's Day weekend.
NASCARSPRINT CUPGO BOWLING four hundred
website: Kansas metropolis, KansasSchedule: Friday, follow (FS1, eleven:30-12:25 p.m.); follow (FS1, 1:30-2:50 p.m.), qualifying (FS1, 6:forty five p.m.); Saturday, race, 7:30 p.m. (FS1).song: Kansas Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles).Race distance: 400.5 miles, 267 laps.ultimate 12 months: Jimmie Johnson held off Kevin Harvick over the ultimate six laps to win a race marred by using an extended weather lengthen.ultimate week: Brad Keselowski gained a wild one at Talladega, the place distinctive wrecks cost groups an estimated $10 million in harm. Chris Buescher's automobile flipped three times and Matt Kenseth received turned the other way up all through the restrictor plate event.speedy facts: NASCAR govt vice chairman Steve O'Donnell stated Monday that the sequence would work with teams via its research and development middle to investigate what went wrong throughout ultimate weekend's race. ... Joey Logano is winless in 2016 but he's taken two of the remaining three in Kansas. Logano is additionally seventh in the Chase standings, tops among winless drivers.next race: AAA four hundred drive for Autism, may additionally 15, Dover international Speedway, Dover, Delaware
next Race: NASCAR Xfinity may Dover Race, may additionally 14, Dover overseas Speedway, Dover, Delaware.
camping WORLD TRUCKTOYOTA TUNDRA 250
site: Kansas metropolis, KansasSchedule: Friday, qualifying (FS1, 4:30 p.m.); race, 8:30 p.m. (FS1).track: Kansas Speedway (oval, 1.5 miles).Race distance: 250.5 miles, 167 laps.remaining year: Erik Jones led 151 of the 167 laps, but Matt Crafton surged ahead late for the victory.closing race: Kyle Busch received in extra time at Martinsville Speedway on April 2.fast statistics: fanatics may not wait should wait so lengthy to look the trucks race once more, because the collection starts a stretch of three straight weekend suggests. The vans will run at Dover and Charlotte earlier than taking a different spoil. ... Clint Bowyer will return to the collection for the first time in nearly two years, racing in front of his home state fans within the No. 24 Chevrolet.next race: NASCAR tenting World vans collection may Dover Race, may also 13, Dover international Speedway, Dover, Delaware.
subsequent Race: Angie's record Grand Prix of Indianapolis, can also 14, Indianapolis Motor Speedway highway path, Indianapolis, Indiana.
NHRA MELLO YELLO DRAG RACING
next Race: NHRA Summit Racing machine summer time Nationals, may additionally 13-15, Atlanta Dragway, Atlanta.
method ONENext Race: Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, may additionally 15, Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit, Barcelona.