Kurt Busch sixth at Atlanta

Kurt Busch led the Dodge effort in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, finishing sixth in the Pep Boys Auto 500.

Carl Edwards won the race.  Points leader Jimmie Johnson finished second.

Other Dodge finishers were A.J. Allemndinger in 14th, Ryan Newman 16th, Robby Gordon 19th, Sam Hornish Jr. 23rd, Elliott Sadler 25th, Bobby Labonte 26th, Kasey Kahne 33rd, Chad McCumbee 36th, Reed Sorenson 39th and Juan Pablo Montoya 40th.

There are three races left in the NASCAR Sprint Cup season.  The next race is the Dickies 500 at Texas Motor Speedway at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, on ABC.