Kyle Busch wins Cup Series race at Chicagoland

Kyle Busch (18) during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Overton's 400 race at Chicagoland Speedway, Saturday, June 30, 2018, in Joliet, IL. (AP Photo/NKP, Logan Whitton) MANDATORY CREDIT
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JOLIET, Ill. (AP) -- Kyle Busch has won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, holding off Kyle Larson on a wild final lap.

It was Busch's fifth win of the season and No. 48 for his career, matching Herb Thomas for 14th on the Cup Series' list.

He also won at Chicagoland in 2008

Kansas-native Clint Bowyer finished in fifth after leading briefly in the first stage, and suffering penalties for speeding on pit road.

Busch moved into the lead on a restart with 58 laps to go, replacing Kevin Harvick at the front of the field. A hard-charging Larson passed Harvick, but he brushed the wall with seven laps left.

Larson kept going and was neck-and-neck with Busch on the final lap. They made contact a couple times, but Busch brushed him off on his way to the victory.

Busch was booed by the crowd when he got in the car. But Larson felt it was a fair finish.