Kyle Larson clinches a championship 4 berth with a victory at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Cup Series South Point 400 on Sunday.
The NASCAR Cup Series is coming down the home stretch with three races remaining before the grand championship finale. The field found themselves back out west racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. After an unpredictable second round in the playoffs, the field anticipated Las Vegas as a chance to settle in for the third round. Las Vegas Motor Speedway is the only traditional speedway left to be raced, so teams looked to take full advantage of the opportunity.
Kyle Larson takes Hendrick Motorsports to the Championship 4 with a win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Cup Series South Point 400.
LAS VEGAS _ Kyle Larson earned this trophy the old-fashioned way. The driver of the No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet led the most laps and swept both stage wins but still had to hold off a hard-charging, equally motivated Christopher Bell at the finish line to claim a dramatic victory in Sunday’s South Point 400 NASCAR Cup Series Playoff race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
William Byron secures 300th Hendrick Motorsports victory with a win at Texas Motor Speedway in the Auto Trader EchoPark Automotive 400.
FORT WORTH, Texas – Hendrick Motorsports driver William Byron took the lead on a restart with six laps remaining and held off the field to claim Sunday’s AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 400 victory on a steamy-hot highly dramatic afternoon of NASCAR Cup Series Playoff action at Texas Motor Speedway.
William Byron steals the NASCAR Cup Series show at Texas Motor Speedway with Hendrick Motorsports 300th win in the Auto Trader EchoPark Automotive 400.
A new Round of 12 in the playoffs can act as a clean slate for drivers who struggled in the previous Round of 16. The 12 remaining drivers looked forward to opening the second round of the playoffs at Texas Motor Speedway. This race serves as a great opportunity for teams to have solid finishes as Talladega Superspeedway and the Charlotte Road Course are on the horizon to complete the Round of 12.