After an emergency track resurfacing, Bristol has returned to old form. The big change? The high line is better than the low line.
Despite Hamlin pulling away for the last 30 or so laps, the race for the lead was hotly contested all night. Hamlin now has three wins this season, and is in many people’s top 3 to win the chase.
Danica Patrick hit the wall late, partly due to Regan Smith. Tony Stewart showed his anger with Matt Kenseth. Brian Vickers finished 4th, showing that he truly should be considered in the running for a full time cup ride, once again finishing up front on a very part time schedule.