Coming into the ultimate flip of the ultimate of 250 laps, Briscoe made contact with Reddick because the pair have been combating over the lead sending each automobiles spinning uncontrolled permitting Busch to pounce.
Reddick was capable of straighten out his #eight Chevrolet and proceed however not earlier than Busch – who was operating far again in third – nipped him on the chequered flag by zero.330 seconds to steal the victory.
The win ends a 25-race winless streak by Busch, who now owns 9 whole Cup wins on the zero.533-mile observe. Busch can also be tied seven-time Cup champion Richard Petty’s streak of 18 straight seasons with not less than one victory.
“We acquired one. Doesn’t matter the way you get them. It’s all about getting them,” stated Busch, who was greeted by a cascade of boos from the Bristol crowd. “I imply, man, I really feel like Dale Earnhardt Sr. proper now. That is superior. I didn’t do something.
“It’s only a testomony to our workforce, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota … and it being quick, quick sufficient to remain in competition, quick sufficient to see these guys. I don’t know why we couldn’t hearth off after it rained, each instances. It simply wouldn’t hearth. Took it about 20 laps to get going.
“General, simply actually pumped to be again. Actual pumped to get a win. This one means lots. I can win on any floor right here at Bristol. Deliver it on, child.”
Joey Logano, who received the inaugural Bristol Grime Race final season, completed third, Kyle Larson was fourth whereas Ryan Blaney rounded out the top-five.
“I used to be operating Tyler down and tried throwing a slider and didn’t count on him to drive in there on me and I acquired free. I used to be spinning both manner,” Briscoe stated. “I really feel horrible. I didn’t need to wreck him.”
NASCAR Bristol Grime race outcomes