Auto Club 400 Results


Fin Str Car Driver Make Laps Pts Status Laps Led
1 4 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 200 60 Running 134
2 5 22 Joey Logano Ford 200 51 Running 3
3 13 2 Brad Keselowski Ford 200 43 Running 42
4 2 4 Kevin Harvick Ford 200 45 Running -
5 10 12 Ryan Blaney Ford 200 42 Running 2
6 21 1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 200 34 Running -
7 6 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 200 40 Running 8
8 27 19 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 200 29 Running -
9 3 10 Aric Almirola Ford 200 40 Running 7
10 1 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 200 27 Running -
11 8 9 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 200 27 Running -
12 15 42 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 200 25 Running -
13 20 41 Daniel Suarez Ford 200 28 Running -
14 12 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 200 23 Running 1
15 22 24 William Byron Chevrolet 200 22 Running 3
16 14 37 Chris Buescher Chevrolet 200 21 Running -
17 11 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 200 23 Running -
18 24 95 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota 200 19 Running -
19 18 20 Erik Jones Toyota 200 27 Running -
20 25 21 Paul Menard Ford 200 17 Running -
21 23 88 Alex Bowman Chevrolet 200 16 Running -
22 7 6 Ryan Newman Ford 199 15 Running -
23 26 47 Ryan Preece # Chevrolet 199 14 Running -
24 29 34 Michael McDowell Ford 198 13 Running -
25 19 38 David Ragan Ford 198 12 Running -
26 32 36 Matt Tifft # Ford 197 11 Running -
27 16 13 Ty Dillon Chevrolet 197 10 Running -
28 31 15 Ross Chastain Chevrolet 195 0 Running -
29 33 00 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 195 8 Running -
30 28 43 Bubba Wallace Chevrolet 194 7 Running -
31 30 32 Corey LaJoie Ford 193 6 Running -
32 34 51 Cody Ware # Chevrolet 192 5 Running -
33 17 8 Daniel Hemric # Chevrolet 192 5 Running -
34 35 27 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 192 3 Running -
35 38 66 Joey Gase Toyota 188 0 Running -
36 37 77 Garrett Smithley Chevrolet 188 0 Running -
37 36 52 BJ McLeod Ford 172 0 Running -
38 9 14 Clint Bowyer Ford 130 1 Overheating -

Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 47 Mins, 42 Secs.
Average Speed: 143.113 MPH
Margin of Victory: 2.354 Seconds

Stage 1 Top 10: 18, 22, 11, 4, 10, 20, 41, 48, 12, 8
Stage 2 Top 10: 18, 2, 12, 22, 10, 4, 20, 1, 11, 9

Race Comments: Kyle Busch won the 23rd Annual Auto Club 400, his 53rd victory in 504 Monster Energy Cup Series races. Prior to the start of the race, the following car(s) dropped to the rear of the field under penalty for the reasons indicated: #36 (engine change) and #34 (twice failed inspection). Race Story

Caution Flags: 4 for 22 laps; Laps: 57-59 (#3 Debris Turn 1 [37]); 61-68 (#17, #19, #20, #42 Incident Turn 2 (Stage 1 Conclusion) [47]); 122-127 (Stage 2 Conclusion [17]); 165-169 (#43 Debris Turn 1 [1]).

Lead Changes: 18 among 9 drivers; A. Dillon 0; D. Hamlin 1-2; A. Almirola 3-9; D. Hamlin 10-12; K. Busch 13-30; W. Byron 31-33; K. Busch 34-56; D. Hamlin 57-59; K. Busch 60-69;