Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr. were involved in a heated battle in the closing laps of the Cup race at Martinsville Speedway. Truex made a pass for lead on the white flag lap, but Logano was able to get to Truex’s bumper. He nudged him out of the way exiting Turn 4 and won the drag race to the checkered flag.
Denny Hamlin was able to nip Truex at the line for second. Truex finished third.
Kurt Busch scored his first Martinsville top 10 since he won in spring 2014. He currently sits 25 points below the cutoff line.
Chase Elliott finished seventh and has 31 points to make up on Kevin Harvick, who currently sits on the cutoff line. Harvick finished 10th.