A Daytona red flag flew within the NASCAR Xfinity Series race Saturday when Brandon Jones took a wild trip by the grass and crashed at Daytona International Speedway.
Jones, driving the No. 19 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing, gained Stage 1 of the Xfinity Series race however was not so lucky on the finish of Stage 2. Jones was racing close to the entrance of the pack when he bought hit from behind, sending him on a wild trip off the monitor. Jones’ automotive then spun again onto the monitor, the place Cody Ware slammed into him, bringing out a Daytona red flag.
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What introduced out the Daytona red flag?
The wreck introduced out a Daytona red flag that halted the race for about 15 minutes whereas NASCAR officers cleaned up fluid on the monitor.
Jones, 23, gained three Xfinity Series races final yr for Joe Gibbs Racing. He used drafting assist from his three Gibbs teammates to cost to the entrance on the finish of Stage 1 and swept previous Riley Herbst to win the stage.
Brett Moffitt gained Stage 2 simply as Jones wrecked behind him, bringing out the Daytona red flag.
“It was getting shut to the tip and I was getting left, so I was making some last-minute strikes,” Jones stated. “It simply did not work out.”
Published 14 Feb 2021, 05:38 IST