Regan Smith finally made it to Victory Lane at Darlington in the Showtime Southern 500, Saturday night. Smith who hadn’t won in 105 starts, started 23rd Saturday night. Carl Edwards finished second, Brad Keselowski 3rd, Kasey Kahne 4th and Ryan Newman rounded out the top five.
Kasey Kahne who started the night on the pole suffered a drive-through penalty with 39 laps left after a commitment-cone violation. Kevin Harvick became upset with Kyle Busch after Busch wrecked Harvick. After the race Harvick walked towards Busch’s car and managed to take a swing at Busch, but missed. NASCAR officials moved quickly to ease the tension.