Kyle Busch did not walk off and skip the media center as well, which the fans suspected
Kyle Busch found himself battling at the front on Sunday. However, the crew made an error on the final pit stop. They turned to left rear wedge bolt the opposite direction that was called for.
The result was Kyle Busch found himself skating across the race track. He wanted to be tighter, not looser. Busch likely lost a position due to the error. Instead of battling for the win, he lost a spot to Kyle Larson.
From there, Busch held on and finished 3rd at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday. Typically, the top 3 finishers are presented for a TV interview.
As Kyle Busch made it to the pit lane after the race, he was stopped by a NASCAR official for the quick post-race lug nut inspection. Which he failed. As a result, Kyle Busch was forced to stay at the entrance of pit road, far from the end of pit road, where the TV cameras were.