PHOTOS: 2018 Federated Auto Parts 400 At Richmond Racewayby Hunter Thomas September 25, 2018 0 comments
RICHMOND, Va. – After battling Brad Keselowski in the closing laps of Saturday’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond Raceway, Kyle Busch prevailed to win his 50th-career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race and his seventh of the 2018 season.
The win solidifies Busch a spot in the Round of 12 in the NASCAR Playoffs. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver led 92 laps in his No. 18 M&M’s Toyota.
Kevin Harvick was chasing Busch down in the closing laps, but he came up short to finish second. Martin Truex Jr. who led a race high of 163 laps finished third after overcoming a pit road penalty early in the race. Rounding out the top-five were Chase Elliott and Aric Almirola.
Hunter Thomas, Camille Jones and Carter Buffkin were at Richmond Raceway covering all of the action for TheFourthTurn.com. Below are photos that Hunter took throughout the 400-lap Federated Auto Parts 400.