Published On: Sun, Jun 27th, 2021

Bowman Zips Past Larson After Late Flat and Wins at Pocono

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LONG POND, Pa.—Alex Bowman helplessly watched teammate Kyle Larson zip past him in the waning laps at Pocono and apologized to his crew over the radio for blowing the lead. Larson’s blown tire cost him so much more. Larson’s left front tire went down when his Chevrolet ran over debris less than a mile from the finish—and a fourth straight win in sight—that stunningly slammed NASCAR’s hottest driver into the wall. Ah, so a flat tire is how you beat Kyle Larson. Bowman had a second chance in a flash and this time would not waste the lead. This is how the last two months have rolled for Hendrick Motorsports—when one driver falters, another one finds a way to victory lane. Bowman made it six straight wins for Hendrick, and the shredded tire denied Larson’s bid for a fourth straight Cup victory Saturday at Pocono Raceway. Bowman was in stunned … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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