NASCAR results at Bristol: Kyle Busch makes late pass to win Food City 500

Kyle Busch (Getty Photographs)

Kyle Busch crammed Kyle Larson’s rearview mirror for a number of laps late in Monday’s Food City 500 at Bristol till he made his transfer with six laps to go and held on to win for a second consecutive week.

“We weren’t fairly nearly as good because the forty two (Larson) earlier than that final warning. However we had a 20-lap shootout and that’s what it’s all about,” Busch stated.

The win (in a race began Sunday earlier than heavy rain) marked Busch’s forty fifth profession NASCAR Cup victory.

Larson led 200 laps however settled for a somewhat miraculous second-place end contemplating he went for a spin with 177 laps remaining.

“I hate I didn’t win,” Larson stated after the race. “We’ve been beat by Kyle about each time I race right here, in order that will get irritating as nicely.”

Jimmie Johnson, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Alex Bowman accomplished the highest-5 finishers.

With the win Busch holds a fifty nine-level benefit over Joey Logano atop the driving force standings.

NASCAR results from Food City 500

  1. Kyle Busch
  2. Kyle Larson
  3. Jimmie Johnson
  4. Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
  5. Alex Bowman
  6. Aric Almirola
  7. Kevin Harvick
  8. Clint Bowyer
  9. Joey Logano
  10. Ryan Newman
  11. Daniel Suarez
  12. David Ragan
  13. Paul Menard
  14. Denny Hamlin
  15. Austin Dillon
  16. Darrell Wallace Jr.
  17. AJ Allmendinger
  18. William Byron
  19. Jamie McMurray
  20. Landon Cassill
  21. Matt DiBenedetto
  22. Kurt Busch
  23. Brad Keselowski
  24. Trevor Bayne
  25. Corey LaJoie
  26. Erik Jones
  27. DJ Kennington
  28. Ty Dillon
  29. Chase Elliott
  30. Martin Truex Jr.
  31. Grey Gaulding
  32. Reed Sorenson
  33. Chad Finchum
  34. Kasey Kahne
  35. Ryan Blaney
  36. Chris Buescher
  37. Harrison Rhodes
  38. Michael McDowell
  39. Ross Chastain