Kenseth gets fifth victory


BRISTOL, TN (TheSpread) – Matt Kenseth picked up his series-best fifth win of the year Saturday night, as he won the NASCAR Irwin Tools Night Race.

View Current NASCAR Odds

Kenseth led 149 of the 500 laps, including the final ones, as he held off Kasey Kahne and Juan Pablo Montoya for the victory.

According to oddsmakers at, Kenseth had 8/1 odds to win this race, which means a wager of $100 on him to win will pay out an additional $800.

Kenseth moves up to sixth place in the standings with the win, 85 points out of first place. Jimmie Johnson saw his points lead drop to 18 on Saturday, as he finished 36th while Clint Bowyer placed 14th.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

For a complete look at the results from the 2013 Irwin Tools Night Race, see below

2013 Irwin Tools Night Race Results

1 Matt Kenseth (20)

2 Kasey Kahne (5)

3 Juan Pablo Montoya (42)

4 Brian Vickers (55)

5 Joey Logano (22)

6 Paul Menard (27)

7 Jeff Gordon (24)

8 Marcos Ambrose (9)

9 Greg Biffle (16)

10 Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88)

11 Kyle Busch (18)

12 David Ragan (34)

13 Jeff Burton (31)

14 Clint Bowyer (15)

15 Aric Almirola (43)

16 Travis Kvapil (93)

17 David Stremme (30)

18 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (17)

19 Jamie McMurray (1)

20 Mark Martin (14)

21 Ryan Newman (39)

22 Dave Blaney (7)

23 Landon Cassill (140)

24 J.J. Yeley (36)

25 David Gilliland (38)

26 Danica Patrick (10)

27 Ken Schrader (32)

28 Denny Hamlin (11)

29 David Reutimann (83)

30 Brad Keselowski (2)

31 Kurt Busch (78)

32 Tony Raines (33)

33 Casey Mears (13)

34 Kevin Harvick (29)

35 Martin Truex Jr. (56)

36 Jimmie Johnson (48)

37 Josh Wise (35)

38 Bobby Labonte (47)

39 Carl Edwards (99)

40 Scott Speed (95)

41 Michael McDowell (98)

42 Ryan Truex (51)

43 Joe Nemechek (87)

Want More From Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NASCAR Discussions

Nascar Top Stories

Thumbnail Sprint All-Star Race Picks Who will emerge as the winner of the Sprint All-Star Race tonight? Here’s some suggested drivers for this Sprint Cup race.
Thumbnail NC Education Lottery 200 Picks The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series holds the North Carolina Education Lottery 200 tonight. Here’s some...
Thumbnail Sprint Showdown Free Picks The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers not in the All-Star Race on Saturday race for a pair of spots tonight in the Sprint Showdown. Here are some drivers we like to...
Thumbnail NC Education Lottery 200 Odds The NASCAR Camping World Truck Seriesreturns to action on Friday with the running of the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. Here’s a look at the odds for this race.
Thumbnail Sprint Showdown Odds Drivers that have yet to qualify for the All-Star Race battle it out in the Sprint Showdown on Friday night. Here’s a look at the odds for this race.
More inNASCAR Articles  

Nascar Headlines

More inNASCAR News