Harvick, a Sprint Cup Series regular, started out about the particular pole and leaped in front regarding 248 connected with 250 laps, which will established a collection history on most laps brought in the race. He stored out of his / her Richard Childress Racing teammate, Ty Dillon, immediately after a couple of late-race restarts and also then beat Dillon on the finish brand by simply just under one subsequent pertaining to his 14th career truck win.
"These guys have a great job planning with this race," Harvick said. "The truck has been very good perfect over trailer. What otherwise is it possible say?"
Harvick maintained his / her lastly vehicle win with Martinsville, which positioned him in a tie up with Dennis Setzer and also Mike Skinner for many victories at the following ancient racetrack.
Earlier while in the day, Harvick placed minute with being qualified for Sunday's 500-lap Sprint Cup kind from Martinsville. He is likely to make his 400th career commence around NASCAR's most recognized series.
Dillon, a rookie inside commercial transport this particular year, ended up being the only other new driver to be able to lead laps in this race, running looking at the screen for that fourth plus fifth lap.
"It ended up being a remarkable day, in addition to I'm and so ecstatic to get this year going," they said. "I imagine we are now got a shining team."
Dillon swapped out his / her elder brother, Austin, with RCR's No. several pick up truck following Austin claimed that series championship throughout 2011. He is currently a out of law school inside Nationwide Series.
James Buescher done third, while Justin Lofton in addition to Timothy Peters, your Virginia native, rounded out your top-five.
Nelson Piquet Jr., Ross Chastain, Jason Leffler, John King, exactly who gained last month's season-opener at Daytona International Speedway, and Jason White accomplished sixth through 10th, respectively.
Jeb Burton, your 19-year-old daughter with 2002 Daytona 500 one who did that Ward Burton, completed 13th within his collection debut. Burton seemed to be interested in a car accident upon lap 235, which will made the particular seventh along with final caution. It also set up a six-lap shootout towards the finish.
With two races these days completed, King is still on top of the issue standings, when he holds just a one-point gain more than Peters, who is his teammate from Red Horse Racing, in addition to Lofton. Ty Dillon is just several guns behind King.