That was such an awesome racecar.
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I'm glad we put on a heck of a show for these fans. To win , whatever it means, it means a lot to me.
Logano was second and Keselowski third, unable to catch the winningest driver of his era. Busch was out front on Lap when the engine in the No. Bell, the series leader entering the race, fared far worse: His No.
With his two most formidable challengers out of the picture, Busch led the field to the subsequent restart on Lap and stayed out front the rest of the way, beating runner-up Ryan Truex to the finish line by 3. Martin accomplished the feat at Rockingham. Obviously, they build really fast Supras … Christopher, I hate it that he got caught up in that mess.
It was going to be a really fun run to the end there. Frustrating and very disappointing, because our Rheem Supra was extremely strong. Truex started ninth, fell back early, then worked his way back through the field in his first run in the No. After Bell and Allgaier crashed, Truex restarted second on Lap and kept reigning series champion and eventual third-place finisher Tyler Reddick behind him.
The best driver never to win a Cup title, the ageless wonder finished second overall a painful five times, most recently as a year-old in At 47, Kenseth still has time to move up the all-time wins list. Hamlin may be known more for his rivalry with Joey Logano and pickup basketball games with Michael Jordan, for whom he is a Jordan Brand ambassador.
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But at only 38, the Daytona winnning driver still has a chance to win a Cup title before taking his final shot. A star baseball pitcher, Edward Glenn Roberts Jr. The Cup champion was the son of legendary driver Ned Jarrett. The Cup champ and older brother of Kyle Busch was the Indianapolis Rookie of the Year, finishing sixth at the Brickyard in his first and only run.
Cousin Carl never won a Cup title, losing the tiebreaker to Tony Stewart.