Nemechek Dominates Kansas with JASPER 4-Speed Transmission, Hill Wins NASCAR Xfinity Series Regular Season Championship, Eckes Wins in Truck Series
Running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission, John Hunter Nemechek won Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 for the NASCAR Xfinity Series at Kansas Speedway. Nemechek led a race-high 154 of 200 laps and beat second-place finisher Brandon Jones by nearly eight seconds for his sixth series win of 2023. Sheldon Creed and Parker Kligerman finished third and fourth, while Austin Hill’s fifth-place finish was enough to wrap up the 2023 NASCAR Xfinity Series Regular Season Championship. Eleven drivers using JASPER products qualified for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Round of 12 Playoffs, beginning this Friday at Bristol. Also running a JASPER 4-Speed Transmission, Christian Eckes won Friday night’s Kansas Lottery 200, the third NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Playoffs race. Eckes led the final two laps to earn his third series win of 2023. He and Grant Enfinger advanced to the Round of Eight in the series playoffs.
A recap of weekend’s results from Kansas follows.
2023 Round of 12 Playoff Standings
* NASCAR Xfinity Series Regular Season Champion
2023 Round of 8 Playoff Standings