Matt Kenseth

Larson finally finds his way to victory lane after 3 years

Kyle Larson first took off his steering wheel and hung it out the window as he did celebratory burnouts. Then he climbed to the roof of his car and raised his arms in triumph.

A day after one of the most demonstrative victory celebrations in at least a decade, Larson seemed sheepish about the exuberance he showed at Michigan International Speedway.

"I probably went a little overboard," Larson said Monday.

Nobody was complaining.

Larson gave a rare display — by NASCAR standards — of raw emotion after winning his first Sprint Cup Series race Sunday. It came in his 99th start, three long years after he burst onto the national scene with...