Busch grabs win No. 201 with another Truck win
Kyle Busch remained undefeated in the Truck Series this season with yet another victory Saturday at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va.
Busch has won all three Truck Series races he’s entered this year, and his latest victory is the 201st national series win of his career. He’s off to an unbelievable start to the season with seven wins – including back-to-back victories in the Cup Series – and his lowest finish in any race is sixth. usch has 54 career victories in the Truck Series.
Busch led 174 of 250 laps but a caution with eight laps remaining set up one last restart. Busch took off with three laps to go and cruised to the win, under caution, because of a wreck on the final lap.
Ben Rhodes finished second.
IndyCar: Will Power topped qualifying at the inaugural IndyCar Classic, edging Alexander Rossi at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. The Team Penske driver earned his second pole position in two races this season and 56th of his career with a lap of 1 minute, 46.0177 seconds. Power started first at St. Petersburg, Florida, and finished third to teammate Josef Newgarden. Power can earn a $100,000 bonus if he can back it up with a race victory on Sunday.