NASCAR has penalized Kyle Larson's No. 32 team in the Nationwide Series after his car failed post-race inspection this past Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Kyle Busch confirmed after the conclusion of Saturday's race at Homestead-Miami Speedway that he is shutting down his Nationwide Series team due to lack of sponsorship.
Ryan Blaney claimed the pole position, while soon-to-be crowned Camping World Truck Series champion Matt Crafton qualified eighth for Friday night's Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Matt Crafton officially clinched the 2013 Camping World Truck Series championship by simply starting Friday night's race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, but Kyle Busch took the checkered flag and gave his No. 51 team the owners' title in the series.
Dillon, the 23-year-old grandson of NASCAR multi-team owner Richard Childress, is attempting to become the third driver to win a championship in both the Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series. Greg Biffle and Johnny Benson have accomplished the feat. Dillon won the truck title in 2011. Last year, he finish third in points in his Nationwide rookie season.
Jimmie Johnson will start on the pole for Sunday's AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway -- the penultimate race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- after setting a new track qualifying record.
Erik Jones became the youngest race winner in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series after passing Ross Chastain for the lead in the closing laps of Friday night's Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International Raceway.
Hornish scored his first career Nationwide win two years ago at Phoenix. He finished seventh here on the first weekend in March. One week later, Hornish claimed his second and most recent victory in the series at Las Vegas.