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Martin Truex Jr. sweeps stages at Auto Club Speedway

Busch Pole Award winner Martin Truex Jr. grabbed Stage 1 and Stage 2 victories in Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway.

In Stage 1, Kyle Busch finished second after flanking Truex on the front row. Busch led 19 laps in Stage 1 after taking the lead away from Truex on Lap 11. Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski and Jimmie Johnson rounded out the top five.

RELATED: Stage 1 resultsPhotos from Fontana | Lap-by-Lap updates

The biggest news in Stage 1 occurred on Lap 37 when Kevin Harvick made contact with Kyle Larson on the backstretch, sending the No. 4 Busch Beer Stewart-Haas Racing Ford into the outside wall.

Finish Driver Team Race points
1  Martin Truex Jr.  Furniture Row Racing 10
2  Kyle Busch  Joe Gibbs Racing 9
3  Joey Logano  Team Penske 8
4  Brad Keselowski  Team Penske 7
5  Jimmie Johnson  Hendrick Motorsports 6
6  Kyle Larson  Chip Ganassi Racing 5
7  Kurt Busch  Stewart-Haas Racing 4
8  Erik Jones  Joe Gibbs Racing 3
9  Clint Bowyer  Stewart-Haas Racing 2
10  Denny Hamlin  Joe Gibbs Racing 1

Stage 2

Stage 2 winner at Auto Club, MTJ.

Martin Truex Jr. did more Martin Truex Jr. things at Auto Club Speedway, earning the Stage 2 victory to sweep both stages of the Auto Club 400.

RELATED: Stage 2 results

Truex led 48 circuits of the 60-lap stage on his way to the win. Brad Keselowski finished second as Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Erik Jones completed the top five-finishers.

The only caution flag of the stage occurred on Lap 108 when Trevor Bayne slammed the outside wall in Turn 4.

Finish Driver Team Race points
1  Martin Truex Jr.  Furniture Row Racing 10
2  Brad Keselowski  Team Penske 9
3  Kyle Busch  Joe Gibbs Racing 8
4  Denny Hamlin  Joe Gibbs Racing 7
5  Erik Jones  Joe Gibbs Racing 6
6  Joey Logano  Team Penske 5
7  Jimmie Johnson  Hendrick Motorsports 4
8  Kyle Larson  Chip Ganassi Racing 3
9  Clint Bowyer  Stewart-Haas Racing 2
10  William Byron  Hendrick Motorsports 1