Sean Gardner | Getty Images

Erik Jones’ longtime mentor Kyle Busch among those to offer congrats on first win

Erik Jones’ thrilling win in Saturday night’s Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway marked his first victory in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.

The victory drew praise from the NASCAR industry, notably from Jones’ longtime mentor and former team owner, Kyle Busch.

Bubba Wallace also paid Jones a visit in Victory Lane to offer his congratulations in person at Daytona.