Hamlin nets sixth Darlington win in fraught Xfinity overtime
Denny Hamlin won the Sport Clips Haircuts VFW Help a Hero 200 at Darlington Raceway, securing his sixth victory at the track. He made his move in the final stage after a restart on lap 147, passing series leader Austin Hill. Hamlin mentioned that he didn’t want to reveal his full potential until the end of the race. With this win, Hamlin now has 18 victories in the Xfinity Series. John Hunter Nemechek finished third after leading 99 laps, while Cole Custer came in fourth. Riley Herbst overtook Parker Kligerman for the final Playoff-eligible position with one race remaining to decide the postseason field.