“I think, as you look at the last couple of laps, it wasn’t working for me on the bottom, and I was able to make up some ground on the top.”
— Kevin Harvick, who passed reigning Monster Cup champ Martin Truex Jr. on the next-to-last lap Sunday to add the KC Masterpiece 400 to his collection of victories this season. In winning his second straight race and his fifth in 12 starts this season, Harvick beat Truex to the finish line by .390 seconds. The victory was Harvick’s third at Kansas Speedway, tying him for most ever at the 1.5-mile track.
Kevin Harvick celebrates in Victory Lane.
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