By winning the last NASCAR Cup Series race of the regular season last weekend in Richmond, Kyle Larson vaulted himself to second in the playoff standings.
By winning the last NASCAR Cup Series race of the regular season last weekend in Richmond, Kyle Larson vaulted himself to second in the playoff standings. Steve Helber AP
By winning the last NASCAR Cup Series race of the regular season last weekend in Richmond, Kyle Larson vaulted himself to second in the playoff standings. Steve Helber AP

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