Matt Kenseth has another strong plate-race car but loses out in final dash…
Matt Kenseth left another restrictor plate race pondering what could have been.
After leading by far the most laps, Kenseth was overtaken on the two-lap overtime sprint Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway and wound up with a disappointing eighth-place finish.
The tally: 190-plus mostly terrific laps and a frustrating finale.
''Just thinking about our day, it's encouraging...
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BRAD KESELOWSKI - WINNER
#2 Miller Lite Ford
Two wins, three top fives, six top 10s
Average finish of 12.3
Average Running Position of 17.2, 10th-best
Driver Rating of 85.6, sixth-best
Average Green Flag Speed of 192.539 mph, 12th-fastest
#20 Home Depot / Husky Toyota
One win, five top fives, eight top 10s
Average finish of 18.0