The Xfinity Series takes to the one mile flat track in Loudon, New Hampshire for the Lakes Region 200.

On a beautiful Saturday New England morning the drivers take to the track for three rounds of qualifying. After three rounds of qualifying, Brad Keselowski wins the pole and will bring the field to the green.

The starting lineup for the Lakes Region 200:
Brad Keselowski – moved to the back of the field for being late to the driver’s meeting
Christopher Bell
Ryan Preece
Cole Custer
John Hunter Nemecheck
Daniel Hemric
Justin Allgaier
Brandon Jones
Tyler Reddick
Elliott Sadler
Austin Dillon
Johnny Sauter
Ryan Truex
Matt Tifft
Austin Cindric
Kaz Grala
Ryan Sieg
Jeremy Clements
Michael Annett
Ross Chastain
Alex Labbe
Joey Gase
J.J. Yeley
Ryan Reed
Tommy Joe Martins
BJ McLeod – moved to the back of the field for being late to the driver’s meeting
David Starr
Garrett Smithley
Spencer Boyd
Donald Theetge
Jeff Green
Timmy Hill
Josh Bilicki
Chad Finchum
Vinnie Miller
Morgan Shepherd
Bayley Currey
Carl Long
Mike Harmon
Angela Ruch

Stages one and two are 45 laps each with stage three lasting 110 laps. The drivers cannot complete stage three without making a green flag pit stop.

Ryan Preece and Christopher Bell bring the field down for the green flag with the two drivers going nose to nose around the track. Ryan Preece leads lap one.

Lap four Christopher Bel has taken the lead of the race.

Lap five Brad Keselowski has moved up to 21st place.

Lap six Christopher Bell leads the rce with Ryan Preece in second and Justin Allgaier in third.

Lap eight the top five are Christopher Bell, Ryan Preece, Justin Allgaier, John Hunter Nemechek, and Daniel Hemric.

Lap 10 Christopher Bell has a half second lead on Ryan Preece. Brad Keselowski is in 14th place.

John Hunter Nemechek and Justin Allgaier battle for third.

Lap 12 Christopher Bell holds on to his lead over Ryan Preece with John Hunter Nemechek in third.

Lap 14 Christopher Bell leads with Ryan Preece in second and John Hunter Nemechek in third. There are 37 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 20, Ryan Preece has caught leader Christopher Bell and is challenging for the lead; so far Bell is holding Preece off.

Lap 22 Brad Keselowski has moved into the top 10 to eighth place. There are 29 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 24 Christopher Bell is still in the lead but Ryan Preece on his bumper and looking for the lead.

Lap 26 Christopher Bell has the lead, Ryan Preece, John Hunter Nemechek, Justin Allgaier, and Daniel Hemric round out the top five.

Lap 29 Jeff Green is off the track with 27 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 30 Christopher Bell has pulled out to a half second lead on Ryan Preece.

In lapped traffic, Ryan Preece has once a gain caught leader Christopher Bell and is challenging for the lead.

Lap 32 Christopher Bell leads the race with Ryan Preece in second and John Hunter Nemechek in third with 24 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 35, the top five are Christopher Bell, Ryan Preece, John Hunter Nemechek, Daniel Hemric, and Brad Keselowski.

Lap 38 Tyler Reddick brings his car down pit road for an unscheduled pit stop after hitting the wall and blowing a tire.

Lap 39 there are 21 cars on the lead lap with Morgan Shepherd and Jeff Green off the track.

Lap 40 Leader Christopher Bell has pulled out to a lead of nearly a second and a half on Ryan Preece.

Christopher Bell wins stage one for his third stage win of the season.

The top 10 at the end of stage one:
Christopher Bell
Ryan Preece
John Hunter Nemechek
Daneil Hemric
Brad Keselowski
Brandon Jones
Cole Custer
Justin Allgaier
Matt Tift
Elliott Sadler

Brad Keselowski wins the race off of pit road with Ryan Preece out in second. Christopher Bell dropped to fourth.

Brad Keselowski brings the field down for the green flag start of stage two on lap 54 and the drivers get three wide on the start. Ryan Preece takes the lead.

Ryan Preece is in the lead with Brad Keselowski, Christopher Bell, John Hunter Nemechek, and Daniel Hemric rounding out the top five.

Brad Keselowski is reporting radio issues and cannot hear his team. The crew reports that they can hear fine, the issue is in Brad’s car.

Lap 58, Brad Keselowski passes Ryan Preece to retake the lead.

Lap 59 Brad Keselowski is in the lead with Ryan Preece is second and Christopher Bell in third.

Justin Allgaier is reporting car issues.

Lap 62, Brad Keselowski has a lead of over half a second on Ryan Preece; Christopher Bell, John Hunter Nemechek, and Daniel Hemric round out the top five. Justin Allgaier has dropped to tenth place.

The 70 the caution flag comes out for debris on the track.

There are 23 cars on the lead lap.

Brad Keselowski brings the field down for the green flag restart on lp 75 but gets challenged by Ryan Preece.

Brad Keselowski leads the race with Ryan Prrece ins second and Christopher Bell in third.

Lap 80 the caution flag comes out when Ross Chastain spins out and hits the wall. Only 10 laps til the end of stage two, some of the drivers bring their cars down pit road for service.

Brad Keselowski brings the field down for the green flag restart on lap 83 but it is Ryan Preece who jumps out in front for the lead. After pitting, Christopher Bell restarts the race in 14th.

Brad Keselowski challenges Ryan Preece for the lead. Ryan Truex spins out after contact from the number 16 car of Ryan Reed, bringing out the caution flag. Truex keeps his car off of the wall. Justin Allgaier was also involved in the crash and has damage to his car.

With only two laps remaining in the stage, Ryan Preece brings the field down for the green flag restart with Brad Keselowski getting out in front for the lead. Ryan Preece and Brad Keselowski battle it out for the lead with Keselowski getting out in front.

Brad Keselowski wins stage two.

The top 10 at the end of stage two:
Brad Keselowski
Daniel Hemric
Ryan Preece
Brandon Jones
John Hunter Numechek
Elliott Sadler
Austin Cindric
Christopher Bell
Ryan Sieg
Matt Tifft

Not taking any tires Johnny Sauter and Ryan Truex wins the race off of pit road. Stage two winner Brad Keselowski comes out third. Christopher Bell stayed out on the track.

Elliott Sadler and Christopher Bell bring the field down for the green flag start of stage three on lap 99. Elliott Sadler is in the lead with Christopher Bell in second and Cole Custer in third.

Cole Custer gets around Christopher Bell to take over second as the drivers are getting three wide across the track.

Lap 101, Elliott Sadler has a lead of over half a second on Cole Custer with 25 cars on the lead lap and four cars off the track.

Lap 105 Elliott Sadler leads the race with Cole Custer, Christopher Bell, Daniel Hemric, and Austin Dillon rounding out the top five.

106 Elliott Sadler holds on to a half second lead on Cole Custer with Christopher Bell in third.

Lap 111, Elliott Sadler continues to lead the race with Christopher Bell in second and Cole Custer in third.

Lap 113 the top five are Elliott Sadler, Christopher Bell, Cole Custer, Daniel Hemric, and Brad Keselowski.

Elliott Sadler holds on to a half second lead on Christopher Bell; Cole Custer, Brad Keselowski, and Daniel Hemric round out the top five.

Lap 117, Elliott Sadler holds on to his half second lead on Christopher Bell.

Lap 119 Christopher Bell is challenging leader Elliott Sadler for the lead. Christopher Bell passes Elliott Sadler for the lead.

Lap 121, Christopher Bell is in the lead with Elliott Sadler ins second and Brad Keselowski in third.

Christopher Bell is reporting that he has no tachometer light and is concerned about speeding on pit road.

Lap 124 Christopher Bell has pulled out to a lead of over half a second on Elliott Sadler. There are 21 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 128, Christopher Bell leads the race by over half a second on Brad Keselowski, Elliott Sadler is in third.

Lap 130, Christopher Bell holds on to his lead of over half a second on Brad Keselowski.

Lap 132, Brad Keselowski has caught up to leader Christopher Bell.

Lap 133, Brad Keselowski challenges Christopher Bell for the lead.

Lap 138, Christopher Bell has pulled away from Brad Keselowski and now has a lead of nearly half a second.

Lap 140, there are only 17 cars on the lead lap as leader Christopher Bell continues to lap slower traffic.

Lap 142, Christopher Bell has a third of a second lead on Brad Keselowski with Elliott Sadler n third, with John Hunter Nemechek and Daniel Hemric rounding out the top five.

Lap 144, Brad Keselowski challenges Christopher Bell for the lead as the two go nose to nose around the track.

Lap 145, Brad Keselowski finally gets around Christopher Bell but Bell kept up the challenge; only to lose the lead to Keselowski.

Fifty to go, Brad Keselowski is in the lead with Christopher Bell in second, Elliott Sadler in third.

Lap 155, Brad Keselowski is in the lead with Christopher Bell nearly a second and a half behind.

Pit road reporters reveal that Christopher Bell has no tachometer at all and has no way to judge his speed.

Lap 157 the top five are Brad Keselowski, Christopher Bell, Elliott Sadler, John Hunter Nemechek, and Daniel Hemric.

Lap 160, drivers begin making green flag pit stops.

Lap 161, there are only 12 cars on the lead lap.

Christopher Bell’s team had to guess the speeds when they brought him down pit road for service.

Daniel Hemric takes over the lead when Brad Keselowski made his pit stop.

Some teams are changing only two tires trying to improve their spots.

Jeremy Clements brings out the caution flag when he can’t get slowed down fast enough and hits the water barrels on lap 167.

NASCAR has brought out the red flag while they get the track cleaned up and replace the water barrels.

After a short stop for clean up, NASCAR pulls the red flag and puts out the caution flag with 32 laps remaining in the race.

When John Hunter Nemechek made his pit stop, he overshot the pit stall. Nemechek reported that he has no brakes.

Brad Keselowski brings the field down for the green flag restart with only 28 laps remaining in the race with Keselowski jumping out in front for the lead.

Ryan Preece makes it three wide across the track.

Brad Keselowski is in the lead with Christopher Bell in second and John Hunter Nemechek in third.

Lap 175, the top five are Brad Keselowski, Christopher Bell, John Hunter Nemechek, Ryan Preece and Matt Tifft.

With a lot of smoke on the track, NASCAR brings out the caution flag when Chad Finchum and Garrett Smithley wreck.

Brad Keselowski brings the field down for the green flag restart on lap 182. Christopher Bell edges out Brad Keselowski for the lead but John Hunter Nemechek challenges Bell for the lead. Ryan Preece makes it a three wide for second place with Christopher Bell out in front.

Lap 183 Christopher Bell leads with Brad Keselowski in second and Ryan Preece in third.

Lap 185 Christopher Bell leads while Brad Keselowski and Ryan Preece battle it out for second.

Lap 186 Christopher Bell has pulled out to a half second lead as Brad Keselowski and Ryan Preece battle for the second spot.

Lap 188 Christopher Bell leads the race, Brad Keselowski, Ryan Preece, Matt Tifft, and John Hunter Nemechek rounding out the top five.

Now that Keselowski has gotten around Ryan Preece, he is closing in on leader Christopher Bell.

Nine to go Christopher Bell’s lead over Brad Keselowski is down to less than half a second.

With eight laps remaining in the race, there are 18 cars on the lead lap.

Lap 193, Christopher Bell has a half second lead on Brad Keselowski.

Lap 196, Christopher Bell’s lead over Brad Keselowski is down to only a quarter of a second.

Lap 197, Brad Keselowski has caught up to leader Christopher Bell.

Two laps to go and Brad Keselowski is challenging Christopher Bell for the lead.

Christopher Bell takes the white flag.

For the second week in a row, Christopher Bell takes the checkered flag and beats out a Monster Energy Cup Series regular. This is Bell’s third win of the season.

On the final lap, Austin Cindric gets into the wall.

The unofficial results of the Lakes Region 200:
Christopher Bell
Brad Keselowski
Ryan Preece
John Hunter Nemechek
Matt Tifft
Brandon Jones
Justin Allgaier
Elliott Sadler
Cole Custer
Austin Dillon
Daniel Hemric
Ryan Reed
Ryan Truex
Kaz Grala
Ryan Sieg
Michael Annett
Austin Cindric
Jeremy Clements
Johnny Sauter
Tommy Joe Martins
Chad Finchum
Joey Gase
Alex Labbe
Spencer Boyd
Tyler Reddick
Ross Chastain
Vinnie Miller
David Starr
Bayley Currey
Angela Ruch
Mike Harmon
Garrett Smithley
Donald Theetge
Josh Bilicki
BJ McLeod
J.J. Yeley
Carl Long
Timmy Hill
Morgan Shepherd
Jeff Green

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