Kenseth Maintains NASCAR Points Lead

Brad Keselowski Wins Kentucky Sprint Cup Race
Kenseth Maintains NASCAR Points Lead

Brad Keselowski won Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race, but Cambridge’s Matt Kenseth maintained his lead in the season-long driver points championship.

Keselowski won his third race of the season as he took the lead with 55 laps to go and held on for his 7th career victory.

Kasey Kahne finished second, Denny Hamlin third, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. fourth and Jeff Gordon fifth.

Kenseth finished seventh in Saturday’s race and held on to the points lead by 11 points over Earnhardt, Jr. and 23 over Jimmie Johnson.