Alex Labbe drives No. 90 Chevrolet to eighth-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course
Alex Labbe finished eighth in the Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course on Saturday.
The top 10 finish for Labbe, his third of the year, added 31 points to his season total.
Labbe started in 22nd position. The fifth-year driver has four top-10 finishes in his career.
The Victoriaville, Quebec, Canada native’s starting and finishing positions compared favorably to his career averages, starting four spots higher than his career mark of 25.6 and completing the race 14 places ahead of his 22.4 career average finish.
Labbe took on 38 other drivers on the way to his eighth-place finish. The race endured five cautions and 15 caution laps. There were 13 lead changes.
Chase Briscoe earned the win in the race, and Justin Haley took second. Noah Gragson placed third, AJ Allmendinger took fourth, and Austin Cindric closed out the top five.
After Cindric won Stage 1, Briscoe grabbed control and won Stage 2 before driving to victory.