Sunday, February 26, 2006
Kenseth Cruises to California Win
Matt Kenseth won the Auto Club 500 at California Speedway on Sunday, February 26. Kenseth took the led on lap 219 after Greg Biffle, the 2005 Auto Club 500 winner, fell off the pace due to engine difficulties.
It was Kenseth's 11th career victory and completed a sweep for car owner Jack Roush, whose teams won all three NASCAR races at the two-mile track this weekend.Kenseth led led 40 of the 251 laps in Sunday's race.
Johnson, Carl Edwards, Kasey Kahne and Jeff Burton rounded out the Top 5. Jamie McMurray, Casey Mears, J.J. Yeley, Mark Martin and Kyle Busch completed the top ten finishers.