A Daytona pink flag flew within the NASCAR Xfinity Collection race Saturday when Brandon Jones took a wild journey by the grass and crashed at Daytona Worldwide Speedway.
Jones, driving the No. 19 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing, gained Stage 1 of the Xfinity Collection 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 journey off the monitor. Jones’ automobile then spun again onto the monitor, the place Cody Ware slammed into him, bringing out a Daytona pink flag.
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What introduced out the Daytona pink flag?
The wreck introduced out a Daytona pink flag that halted the race for about quarter-hour whereas NASCAR officers cleaned up fluid on the monitor.
Jones, 23, gained three Xfinity Collection 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 pink flag.
“It was getting near the tip and I used to be getting left, so I used to be making some last-minute strikes,” Jones mentioned. “It simply did not work out.”
Printed 14 Feb 2021, 05:38 IST