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NASCAR XFINITY Series

Driver Momentum

Momentum in NASCAR is a concept frequently mentioned by drivers, analysts, and commentators, describing the perceived psychological and performance boost a team or driver experiences following successful events. While often criticized for its vague and inconsistent usage, momentum is a term that resonates deeply within the NASCAR community. It is closely related to 'current form,' which refers to a driver's recent performance trend over several races. Momentum and current form are intertwined; both concepts highlight the importance of consistency and confidence in achieving success on the track.

In your NASCAR driver projections, momentum is considered alongside various performance metrics to provide a comprehensive view of a driver's potential. By analyzing recent results and factoring in the psychological boost that momentum may provide, your projections can offer a nuanced perspective that goes beyond raw statistics by capturing the ebbs and flows of a driver's season. Whether you're a fantasy player or a sports bettor, understanding the role of momentum can enhance your strategy and decision-making, making it a valuable piece of the overall projection puzzle.

10-race Driver Current Form / Momentum
10-race Driver In-race Average Positions

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Driver Momentum over the last 10 races.
DRIVER STARTS WIN RU T3 T5 T10 T15 T20 ST FIN AVG +/- AVG +/- MID CLO ARP GFP GFxP PD QPS FST LED LAPS
AJ Allmendinger 10 0 0 0 2 5 7 8 9.7 13.9 -4.2 -42 15.1 16.8 14.2 418 380 38 231 43 1 1251
Aric Almirola 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 18.0 5.0 13.0 13 6.0 5.0 7.0 22 10 12 20 4 0 147
Boris Said 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35.0 28.0 7.0 7 33.0 28.0 25.2 39 36 3 2 0 0 79
JJ Yeley 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35.5 29.5 6.0 12 33.5 30.5 32.2 104 89 15 7 0 0 203
Joey Logano 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 15.0 8.0 7.0 7 10.0 10.0 12.2 9 11 -2 7 0 0 50
Kyle Busch 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2.0 6.0 -4.0 -4 2.0 4.0 3.4 48 31 17 44 21 34 200
David Starr 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 31.7 22.3 9.3 28 29.0 22.7 28.2 68 70 -2 1 0 0 606
Ryan Truex 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 2 19.7 15.7 4.0 12 10.7 8.0 11.6 145 159 -14 97 5 2 373
Justin Allgaier 10 1 2 3 4 7 7 8 9.0 11.2 -2.2 -22 8.8 11.4 8.7 437 259 178 281 169 288 1416
Kyle Larson 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 2.0 3.0 -1.0 -1 17.0 7.0 5.7 23 10 13 22 5 12 50
Parker Kligerman 10 0 0 0 1 6 8 9 12.5 11.9 0.6 6 15.8 13.8 14.1 440 353 87 258 13 0 1364
Alex Bowman 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 37.0 9.0 28.0 28 17.0 20.0 15.9 76 57 19 24 0 0 203
Brett Moffitt 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 29.0 18.0 11.0 11 4.0 21.0 14.1 77 58 19 36 8 0 252
Joey Gase 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 36.0 16.0 20.0 20 22.0 14.0 25.2 38 54 -16 4 0 0 253
Chase Elliott 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 30.0 1.0 29.0 29 6.0 2.0 9.4 106 101 5 53 7 18 200
Jeb Burton 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 18.5 21.4 -2.9 -29 19.5 21.7 20.6 382 396 -14 130 0 0 1446
Matt DiBenedetto 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 23.1 23.5 -0.4 -4 26.3 25.2 25.6 440 514 -74 56 4 0 1476
Ryan Ellis 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 24.0 25.1 -1.1 -11 27.6 26.6 26.6 312 432 -120 22 0 0 1365
Daniel Suarez 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31.0 27.0 4.0 4 24.0 13.0 20.3 34 31 3 10 0 0 50
Ryan Sieg 10 0 0 0 0 2 7 9 15.9 14.8 1.1 11 18.4 17.1 16.7 479 413 66 224 18 12 1310
Ross Chastain 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 24.0 18.0 6.0 12 15.0 17.5 17.0 106 89 17 51 3 0 440
Kyle Weatherman 10 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 22.9 21.8 1.1 11 24.6 21.4 23.4 436 414 22 60 1 0 1324
William Byron 2 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 22.0 7.0 15.0 30 18.5 7.0 19.1 103 101 2 30 8 16 237
Brennan Poole 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 23.7 21.4 2.3 23 23.3 22.4 22.9 411 453 -42 60 2 0 1447
Cole Custer 10 1 0 3 4 8 8 9 6.2 9.2 -3.0 -30 7.3 7.7 8.1 406 356 50 237 113 319 1477
Chad Finchum 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36.0 30.0 6.0 12 33.0 31.5 33.2 51 40 11 0 0 0 331
Garrett Smithley 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33.4 28.0 5.4 43 33.0 28.3 31.5 200 246 -46 5 0 0 1336
Josh Bilicki 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 24.4 24.6 -0.2 -1 22.4 26.2 25.5 146 151 -5 16 3 0 343
Tyler Reddick 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 11.0 14.0 -3.0 -3 17.0 14.0 15.3 29 37 -8 22 0 0 188
John Hunter Nemechek 5 1 0 1 1 2 2 2 14.0 16.8 -2.8 -14 9.8 9.6 12.0 162 120 42 89 60 111 708
Christopher Bell 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 23.0 1.0 22.0 22 3.0 3.0 4.3 75 44 31 42 33 43 203
Alex Labbe 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17.5 24.0 -6.5 -13 28.0 21.5 22.9 31 26 5 12 0 0 124
Austin Hill 10 0 1 1 3 5 7 7 8.1 13.0 -4.9 -49 8.9 10.1 8.3 412 375 37 273 28 55 1455
Brandon Jones 10 0 1 1 1 2 5 7 17.4 19.8 -2.4 -24 19.5 19.9 18.2 444 342 102 171 47 13 1239
Jeremy Clements 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 22.6 24.8 -2.2 -22 27.9 25.8 24.8 429 508 -79 49 6 7 1402
Josh Williams 10 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 27.1 19.6 7.5 75 19.7 21.0 21.6 446 454 -8 75 1 4 1459
Noah Gragson 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 12.5 7.5 5.0 10 10.0 9.0 8.7 170 133 37 112 14 9 388
Riley Herbst 10 0 1 1 1 5 7 8 11.1 13.9 -2.8 -28 14.5 13.4 13.6 423 376 47 235 22 22 1319
Mason Massey 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31.0 30.0 1.0 2 34.0 26.5 29.3 76 86 -10 0 0 0 292
Anthony Alfredo 10 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 16.2 20.0 -3.8 -38 19.3 19.0 19.1 411 451 -40 123 1 0 1483
Patrick Emerling 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31.0 31.4 -0.4 -3 31.9 31.4 31.4 185 276 -91 4 0 0 1263
Preston Pardus 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20.7 31.7 -11.0 -33 31.3 30.0 28.5 54 84 -30 4 0 0 126
Patrick Gallagher 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36.0 24.0 12.0 12 33.0 23.0 32.0 26 14 12 0 0 0 75
Sheldon Creed 10 0 2 2 5 6 7 7 9.0 13.4 -4.4 -44 6.5 8.5 9.4 341 423 -82 235 47 22 1409
Josh Berry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14.0 27.0 -13.0 -13 33.0 24.0 29.9 40 39 1 3 0 0 90
Ty Gibbs 4 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 2.0 16.5 -14.5 -58 4.8 19.3 8.2 144 107 37 98 57 101 488
Natalie Decker 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 37.0 29.0 8.0 8 35.0 31.0 33.7 12 27 -15 0 0 0 196
Blaine Perkins 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 30.2 29.2 1.0 10 30.7 30.2 30.4 237 285 -48 4 0 0 1078
Kyle Sieg 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 29.1 23.8 5.3 53 26.7 24.7 25.5 441 443 -2 26 0 6 1485
Sam Mayer 10 1 0 3 5 7 7 9 9.7 10.2 -0.5 -5 7.0 6.7 9.0 472 507 -35 302 69 100 1492
Dawson Cram 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33.3 29.3 4.0 24 33.2 30.7 32.0 108 107 1 7 0 0 987
Sage Karam 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26.0 33.5 -7.5 -15 19.5 34.5 24.9 41 46 -5 13 3 0 106
Chandler Smith 10 0 1 1 1 4 7 8 6.4 15.7 -9.3 -93 9.6 15.0 11.9 414 425 -11 267 88 132 1439
Hailie Deegan 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 32.8 29.8 3.0 24 28.1 31.3 31.5 210 268 -58 18 0 0 1282
Corey Heim 4 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 19.0 16.0 3.0 12 16.5 18.8 16.2 230 224 6 120 12 0 631
Logan Bearden 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35.0 30.5 4.5 9 33.5 32.0 34.5 26 37 -11 0 0 0 259
Dean Thompson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26.0 34.0 -8.0 -8 18.0 34.0 25.1 57 99 -42 9 0 0 137
Armani Williams 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36.0 34.0 2.0 2 36.0 36.0 35.8 10 10 0 0 0 0 198
Taylor Gray 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 13.0 17.3 -4.3 -17 14.0 17.0 15.5 222 206 16 112 2 0 620
Parker Retzlaff 10 0 0 0 0 2 4 5 15.0 21.7 -6.7 -67 20.7 22.2 19.3 386 416 -30 122 4 3 1327
Brad Perez 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30.0 24.0 6.0 6 31.0 23.0 26.0 34 30 4 0 0 0 79
Kaden Honeycutt 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18.0 23.0 -5.0 -5 20.0 27.0 21.0 28 38 -10 0 0 0 206
Connor Mosack 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3.0 6.0 -3.0 -3 18.0 8.0 7.3 16 7 9 12 1 0 50
Sammy Smith 10 0 0 2 3 4 6 6 12.9 17.4 -4.5 -45 10.3 16.0 13.5 420 402 18 273 22 5 1467
Stephen Mallozzi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38.0 35.0 3.0 3 35.0 35.0 32.7 25 17 8 0 0 0 68
Leland Honeyman Jr 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 24.9 26.1 -1.2 -12 28.7 25.3 26.5 427 467 -40 42 2 0 1374
Daniel Dye 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 31.0 15.7 15.3 46 19.3 14.0 20.6 171 135 36 39 1 0 551
Ed Jones 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 17.0 10.0 7.0 14 20.0 11.0 19.4 100 67 33 22 0 0 154
Jesse Love 10 0 0 1 2 3 5 6 13.1 16.5 -3.4 -34 10.6 17.0 13.9 433 519 -86 178 40 59 1385
Andre Castro 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31.5 29.0 2.5 5 20.5 28.0 28.5 55 56 -1 0 0 0 109
Shane van Gisbergen 10 3 0 3 3 3 6 8 16.5 15.0 1.5 15 19.1 14.3 17.2 443 466 -23 104 44 58 1326
Carson Kvapil 4 0 1 1 2 2 3 4 26.8 9.5 17.3 69 14.3 9.8 15.4 218 153 65 70 14 38 746
Austin Green 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 3 22.3 9.7 12.7 38 18.3 15.3 17.5 89 102 -13 17 1 0 204
Nathan Byrd 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30.5 29.0 1.5 3 31.5 27.0 31.5 47 80 -33 0 0 0 260
Thomas Annunziata 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31.5 31.0 0.5 1 32.5 30.5 28.6 80 64 16 0 0 0 153
Glen Reen 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36.5 33.5 3.0 6 33.0 34.0 33.2 52 58 -6 3 0 0 223
Justin Bonsignore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25.0 23.0 2.0 2 5.0 27.0 9.5 65 48 17 32 10 3 203