Larson pushed to win in All-Star race

(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) Kyle Larson got a push to the front from Kevin Harvick in the final stage, then held off the defending champion to win the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday night.

Larson wasn't part of the elite field when the day began, racing his way in by winning the Monster Energy Open earlier at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Now, he's got $1 million for the win and plenty to celebrate in a season where he's had only three top 10s and his biggest highlight was a frightening, airborne crash at Talladega Superspeedway last month.

"It feels amazing," Larson said. "I came close to winning a couple of years ago. It feels good to close it out."


Camping World Truck Leaders: Points
1 G.Enfinger 331 0
2 S.Friesen 316 0
3 B.Moffitt 298 0
4 B.Rhodes 297 0
5 M.Crafton 294 0
6 J.Sauter 273 1
7 A.Hill 264 1
8 T.Gilliland 253 0
9 H.Burton 252 0
10 S.Creed 219 0
View Full Leaderboard