In a season that ran 9,483 laps across 36 races in 20 states, some laps have more meaning than others. Here’s a look at five such laps in Cup this year.
1. Lap 250 at Bristol Dirt in April
Kyle Busch won after Chase Briscoe hit Tyler Reddick, spinning both Briscoe and Reddick on the last lap of the race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Busch, running a distant third, drove by. It was the only lap he led that race.
The win would be Busch’s only victory in his final season with Joe Gibbs Racing. At the time, no one