CONCORD, N.C., May 27 (UPI) -- Kasey Kahne grabbed the lead on the 333rd lap Sunday and went on to record his first victory of the season in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The Hendrick Motorsports driver then dueled Hamlin down the stretch, besting him by 4.295 seconds on the 1.5-mile track.
The victory was the 13th of Kahne's career and first since joining Hendricks. It marked the ninth different winner in 12 Sprint Cup Series races this season.
Brad Keselowski rounded out the Top 5.
Jimmie Johnson was in the mix until dragging a fuel can out of his pit stall following a stop on lap 353.