Logano Wins Nashville Nationwide Race
Joey Logano pulled away from the field on a restart with five laps to go and went on to win the Nationwide Series race at Nashville Superspeedway Saturday afternoon.
The victory was the first of the season for Logano.
Behind Logano, to give Joe Gibbs Racing a 1-2 finish, was Kyle Busch.
Both Gibbs drivers led large portions of the race – Logano led 95, Busch 77.
Brad Keselowski finished third and Kelly Bires was fourth.
Carl Edwards, the series points leader, finished fifth. He started from the pole and led 45 laps.
Edwards’ lead was chopped down to 23 points over Busch as a result of the race.
Logano moved from 12th to sixth in points despite having only started five of the six races this season.
Unofficial results of Saturday’s Nationwide 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Nashville Superspeedway;
- Joey Logano, No. 20 Toyota
- Kyle Busch, No. 18 Toyota
- Brad Keselowski, No. 88 Chevolet
- Kelly Bires, No 33 Chevrolet
- Carl Edwards, No. 60 Ford
- Jason Leffler, No. 38 Toyota
- David Ragan, No. 8 Ford
- Mike Bliss, No. 1 Chevrolet
- Steve Wallace, No. 66 Chevrolet
- Scott Lagasse Jr. No. 11 Toyota
- Stephen Leicht, No. 29 Chevrolet
- Jason Keller, No. 27 Ford
- Burney Lamar, No. 32 Toyota
- Shelby Howard, No. 70 Chevrolet
- Michael McDowell, No. 47 Toyota
- Michael Waltrip, No. 99 Toyota
- Brendan Gaughan, No. 62 Chevrolet
- John Wes Townley, No. 09 Ford
- Michael Annett, No. 15 Toyota
- Dennis Setzer, No. 26 Dodge
- Jeff Green, No. 81 Dodge
- Casey Atwood, No. 05 Chevrolet
- Ricky Stenhouse Jr., No. 16 Ford
- Kenny Wallace, No. 28 Chevrolet
- Brian Scott, No. 10 Toyota
- Eric McClure, No. 24 Ford
- Tony Raines, No. 234 Chevrolet
- Scott Wimmer, No. 40 Chevrolet
- Justin Allgaier, No. 12 Dodge
- Brandon Whitt, NO. 61 Ford
- Morgan Shepherd, No. 89 Chevrolet
- Danny O’Quinn Jr., No. 01 Chevorlet
- Tim Andrews, No. 31 Chevrolet
- Joe Nemechek, No. 87 Chevrolet
- Kenny Hendrick, No. 42 Dodge
- Benny Gordon, No. 172 Ford
- Ken Butler III, No. 23 Chevrolet
- David Green, No. 07 Toyota
- Jeremy Clements, No. 150 Chevrolet
- Kertus Davis, No. 49 Chevrolet
- Brian Keselowski, No. 196 Dodge
- Terry Cook, No. 91 Chevrolet
- Johnny Chapman, No. 90 Chevrolet