Busch wins at Martinsville


Published on March 31 2014 6:25 am
Last Updated on March 31 2014 6:25 am
Written by Millie Lange

Kurt Busch Wins At Martinsville

(Martinsville, VA) -- Kurt Busch snapped his 83-race winless streak in Sunday's STP 500 from Martinsville Speedway. Busch outlasted Jimmie Johnson, who was looking for win number-nine at Martinsville, by .263 seconds. This is Busch's 25th career victory. Johnson was second followed by Dale Earnhardt Junior, who earned his fourth top-five finish of the season.  Joey Logano and Marcos Ambrose round out the top-five. Junior holds a nine point lead on Matt Kenseth in the Sprint Cup Standings. Carl Edwards is third followed by Jeff Gordon and Johnson.  The Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway is up next Sunday.