"This is a sport of speed, execution and luck, and when you're on a roll like that, you've got all three on your side."Team owner Chip Ganassi added: "I think he's got a long way to go. Your guess is as good as mine."Based on his recent performances, Larson would appear to be capable of quite a bit.His two most recent were Jenny Severance a 32 yr old single mom and Anne Marie Rhodes a Miss Sprint Cup girl or a Bud girl.This is his first pole and second top-10 start in 2017.This is his fourth pole in nine races at Auto Club Speedway.
Earnhardt ran nine Busch Series races between 19 for Dale Earnhardt, Inc., and Ed Whitaker, respectively, before driving for his father's team in the Busch Series full-time in 1998, in which he started the season with an amazing blowover after contact with Dick Trickle and Buckshot Jones at Daytona, on the same weekend that his father had his first and only Daytona 500 win.William Byron (fifth) was the highest finishing rookie.Elliott Sadler leads the point standings by 17 points over William Byron #.14 Chevrolet SS for his own team, Stewart-Haas Racing, under crew chief Mike Bugarewicz. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing car, under crew chief Greg Zipadelli with The Home Depot as the primary sponsor.While driving for car owner Joe Gibbs, Stewart won two Cup Series championships in 20.Larson chose to take a pit stop and get fresh tires, a decision that was ultimately justified.When he pitted in the seventh lap, he restarted in fourth place.In the past, I had race tracks where I knew I would be good, but right now, we're going to some tracks that aren't good for me and running up front.It's a lot of fun to have that confidence.""He's on a really nice roll, and it takes everything," he said, per the AP.This is his second victory and fifth top-10 finish in five races at Auto Club Speedway.Joey Logano(i) (second) posted his ninth top-10 finish in nine races at Auto Club Speedway. Kyle Busch(i) (third) posted his 15th top-10 finish in 18 races at Auto Club Speedway.He won again as an owner with Kevin Harvick's title in 2014.Throughout his racing career, Stewart has won racing titles in Indy, midget, sprint, and USAC Silver Crown cars.In 2011, Stewart became the first owner-driver since Alan Kulwicki to win the Cup Series championship, which ended Jimmie Johnson's streak of consecutive championships at five.