BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

BRISTOL, Tenn.  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The Latest on the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local):
1:30 p.m.

Cars are back on the track at Bristol Motor Speedway, and NASCAR hopes to complete the Cup Series race following yet another 35-minute rain delay.

The race had been set to resume at 1 p.m. after being postponed Sunday. NASCAR aims to complete the entire 500-lap race.

Kyle Larson leads the race with 296 laps left. Drivers need to complete 46 more laps for the race to be official.

Larson led 74 of the 204 laps completed Sunday before the race was postponed following a third red flag because of rain. Denny Hamlin is second, Paul Menard third and pole-sitter Kyle Busch fourth.

By STEVE REED , By Associated Press – published on STL.News by St. Louis Media, LLC (R.A)