Hottest photos from DC Solar 200 XFINITY race at Phoenix Joe Menzer Mar 18, 2017 at 7:24p ET It was a hot day at Phoenix Raceway on Saturday, with temperatures reaching into the mid-90s during the XFINITY Series race. It got even hotter for some drivers, such as Joey Gase -- whose car caught fire during the race. Check out the hottest photos from the DC Solar 200: Daniel Suárez lost a right-rear tire and hit the outside wall hard early in the race, ending his day. Erik Jones (left) and Ryan Blaney (right) lead the field on a restart. © Lesley Ann Miller/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Lesley Ann Miller The No. 62 of Brendan Gaughan goes for a long slide and gets a tap from the No. 19 of Matt Tifft. Ryan Blaney's No. 22 Ford was strong all day. He led 15 laps and finished second behind race winner Justin Allgaier. © Matthew T. Thacker/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Matthew T. Thacker The No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota of Erik Jones also was fast, leading a total of 65 laps. Here, he leads the No. 7 JR Motorsports Chevrolet of Allgaier. © Lesley Ann Miller/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Lesley Ann Miller Blake Koch's No. 11 Chevy also caught fire briefly after a close encounter with the wall late in the race. Gase's car -- and day -- goes up in flames. Gase signals that he's OK after climbing from his car amid all the smoke and fire. Allgaier led the race-high total of 85 laps to break an 80-race winless streak. , LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Russell LaBounty Allgaier celebrates his fourth career XFINITY Series win -- but first since 2012 -- in Victory Lane. © Lesley Ann Miller/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Lesley Ann Miller FOX Fantasy Auto Form a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes Play Now!