Kyle Busch became the youngest driver to earn a win on the NASCAR Nextel Cup Circuit on Sunday. The 20-year-old earned the win at California Speedway. Carl Edwards of Columbia remained in eighth place in the points race by finishing in fourth place. Jamie McMurray of Joplin, who is in 10th in the points race, finished eighth on Sunday. Rusty Wallace, a St .Louis native was 15th. He is fourth in points.
After next week’s race, the top ten drivers will be eligible for the Nextel Cup.