NNS: Las Vegas Nationwide Notebook

[SATURDAY 5:15 pm ET]

BAYNE NOT TIRED – One-quarter through the race, Trevor Bayne has used a two-tire pit stop to take the lead. His team won this race last season with Ricky Stenhouse Jr. at the wheel. Differing pit strategies likely on 1.5-mile as race unfolds.

[SATURDAY 4:35 pm ET]

READY TO ROLL – Approaching green flag for the Sam's Town 300 Nationwide Series race, third event of the season. Brian Vickers and Trevor Bayne will start on the front row for the 200-lap race. Also in the top five: Brian Scott, Austin Dillon, Ty Dillon.

Starting Grid: NNS Sam's Town 300

NNS Current Standings

Mike Hembree is NASCAR Editor for and has been covering motorsports for 31 years. He is a six-time winner of the National Motorsports Press Association Writer of the Year Award.