Bristol Motor Speedway
Matt Kenseth says he’s not feeling locked into NASCAR’s championship Chase until he’s really locked in.
The driver missed last weekend’s race at Michigan after he sustained a concussion during a single-car crash during practice.
Keselowski passed defending champion Kyle Busch with 75 laps to go and held off Busch’s teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. in the UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr.
Denny Hamlin has set a track record at Bristol Motor Speedway with his pole-winning run Friday in knockout qualifying.
An MRI has confirmed that Martin Truex Jr. fractured his right wrist in a wreck during Saturday night’s race at Bristol.
Busch turned a lap at 129.535 mph in his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota to take the top starting spot for Sunday’s race.
Last August, Busch won the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series at Bristol. He became the first driver to win all three of NASCAR’s national touring series races on the same weekend.
Brian Keselowski owns his own Sprint Cup Series team. He qualified for the season-opening Daytona 500, but failed to make the races at Phoenix and Las Vegas.