Hey folks! Here's my take on the Las Vegas race weekend. Trucks were off this time.
Saturday was the Xfinity race. Polesitter Kyle Busch won with 199 laps led, followed by Daniel Suarez, rookie Erik Jones, Chase Elliott and Austin Dillon. Rounding out the top-10 were rookie Brandon Jones, Ty Dillon, Elliott Sadler, Justin Allgaier and Brendan Gaughan. Darrell Wallace, Jr. led 1 lap before an accident on lap 135 relegated him to 33rd. Justin Marks crashed out lap 135 and was 34th. Rookie Cody Ware was 35th after wrecking out lap 127.
Sunday was the Kobalt 400. Brad Keselowski won with 24 lap led, followed by Joey Logano with 70 laps led, Jimmie Johnson with 76 laps led, Kyle Busch with 38 laps led and Austin Dillon with 2 laps led. Rounding out the top-10 were Ryan Blaney, Kevin Harvick with 1 lap led, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Kurt Busch with 31 laps led and Kasey Kahne. Denny Hamlin was 19th after leading 10 laps. Regan Smith was 25th with 1 lap led. Matt Kenseth led 9 laps before an accident on lap 224 relegated him to 37th. Rookie Chase Elliott was 38th due to an accident on lap 224.
Come back for my Phoenix recap.