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NASCAR’s entry lists for Dover International Speedway

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For the first time since February, all three of NASCAR’s national series will be at the same track this weekend. The Cup, Xfinity and Truck Series travel to Dover, Delaware, to race at the “Monster Mile.”

The Cup Series competes in the AAA 400 Drive for Autism, Xfinity teams gear up for the OneMain Financial 200 and the Truck Series starts things with off with the Bar Harbor 200.

Here are the preliminary entry lists for each race.

Cup Series – AAA 400

There are 39 cars on the entry list for this race.

The final blank driver entry was filled Wednesday when Richard Petty Motorsports announced Regan Smith will once again be behind the wheel of the No. 43 Ford, substituting for the injured Aric Almirola. This will be the third race that Smith has driven for Almirola, having also piloted the No. 43 in the All-Star Race and the Coca-Cola 600.

Ross Chastain, a Xfinity Series regular, will make his Cup Series debut driving the No. 15 Chevrolet for Premium Motorsports.

Ryan Sieg will also make his Cup debut driving the No. 83 for BK Racing.

In this race last year, Matt Kenseth won after a battle with Kyle Larson and Chase Elliott in the closing laps. Last fall, Martin Truex Jr. led 187 laps on the way to winning the Dover playoff race. It was his third win in six races.

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Xfinity – OneMain Financial 200

There is a full field of 40 cars entered into the race, including six Cup drivers: Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon, Daniel Suarez, Ryan Blaney, Kyle Larson and Erik Jones.

The only driver not announced is for the No. 93 Chevrolet owned by RSS Racing.

Last year, Erik Jones won this race after leading 76 laps in the main event. Daniel Suarez won the fall race.

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Truck Series – Bar Harbor 200

There are 32 Trucks on the entry list. None will be driven by Cup regulars.

Todd Gilliland is entered into his first career Truck race driving the No. 46 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports.

Harrison Burton will make his second Truck start of the season in the No. 51 Toyota for Kyle Busch Motorsports.

There are two trucks without drivers attached: the No. 97 Toyota and the No. 12 Chevrolet. Two other seats that had been unfilled now have drivers: the No. 63 Chevrolet (Todd Peck) and the No. 36 Chevrolet (Camden Murphy).

Matt Crafton won this race last year for his first win at the “Monster Mile.”

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Christopher Bell wins Truck pole for tonight’s race at Kansas

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Christopher Bell won the pole for tonight’s Toyota Tundra 250 with a lap of 177.848 mph. It is his second career series pole.

The Kyle Busch Motorsports driver, who won from the pole at Atlanta earlier this season, will be joined on the front row by Matt Crafton (177.183 mph).

Qualifying third was Johnny Sauter (176.765). He’s followed by Noah Gragson (176.667) and Ryan Truex (176.401).

Todd Peck crashed in the opening round.

This is the first series race since April 1. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 8:49 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1.

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Kyle Busch earns 50th Xfinity career pole, qualifying first at home track of Las Vegas

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Hometown driver Kyle Busch was the fastest in all three rounds of Xfinity Series qualifying as he earned the pole for the Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, his 50th Xfinity Series pole.

Busch’s speed of 182.698 mph led a Joe Gibbs Racing sweep of the top three spots. Erik Jones starts second, followed by Daniel Suarez.

The top five was rounded out by Chase Elliott and rookie Brandon Jones.

Derrike Cope and Todd Peck failed to qualify.

Kyle Busch’s pole comes the day after his brother, Kurt Busch, won the pole for the Sprint Cup Series’ Kobalt 400. Kyle Busch has earned the pole in the last four Xfinity Series races he’s entered.

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