Waltrip steals Pepsi 300
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Waltrip raced very well all day long. He was in the top-10 for 181 of the 225 laps. His only problem during the day involved brushing up with
"Today we were lucky for sure," said an electric Waltrip after the race.
With two laps to go, it looked for sure that Clint Bowyer,
"We were all racing hard...everything broke lose from there," said Bowyer after the race.
Rain that had been predicted held off until the race was over, but the slick track from an earlier storm caused many drivers to have tire problems.
With his win, Waltrip claimed the top spot with 1033 points, eight ahead of Green (1025). Busch (977), Gordon (972) and Truex Jr. (968) make up the top- five.
The next race in the Busch championship is set for Saturday, April 24th at the Talladega Superspeedway.