Zane Smith finished fifth in the Vet Tix Camping World 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday.
Smith’s top five finish added 39 points to his season total.
Smith started in seventh position and led five laps in the race. The second-year driver has earned two top-five and three top-10 finishes in his career.
The Huntington Beach, California native’s starting and finishing positions compared favorably to his career averages, starting five spots higher than his career mark of 12.2 and completing the race one place ahead of his 5.8 career average finish.
Smith’s fifth-place finish came against 40 other drivers. The race endured six cautions and 28 caution laps. Prior to the checkered flag there were 14 lead changes.
Grant Enfinger finished out front in the race, and Austin Hill finished second. Christian Eckes placed third, with Todd Gilliland taking fourth place. Smith rounded out the top five.
Kyle Busch got off to a strong start in the race, winning the first two stages, but couldn’t hold on to secure the race victory.