The race leader was taken out by a lap car; Truex’s first response: “What the hell?”
Those leaders are in the way of the faster lap cars
Martin Truex Jr started 8th on Saturday night at Richmond Raceway. It didn’t take long for him to get to the front of the field.
Truex drove to the win in stage one. He finished 2nd in stage two.
In stage three, Truex was back in the lead and cruising out front. Green flag pit stops were underway.