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Food City 500 Results

Fin Str Car Driver Make Laps Pts Status Laps Led
1 17 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 500 51 Running 71
2 27 1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 500 40 Running
3 7 22 Joey Logano Ford 500 51 Running 146
4 3 12 Ryan Blaney Ford 500 46 Running 158
5 5 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 500 32 Running 7
6 9 21 Paul Menard Ford 500 34 Running
7 8 14 Clint Bowyer Ford 500 42 Running 24
8 20 41 Daniel Suarez Ford 500 30 Running
9 11 6 Ryan Newman Ford 500 36 Running
10 10 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 500 33 Running
11 1 9 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 500 27 Running 38
12 21 95 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota 500 25 Running
13 13 4 Kevin Harvick Ford 500 24 Running
14 15 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 500 25 Running
15 24 13 Ty Dillon Chevrolet 500 32 Running 6
16 2 24 William Byron Chevrolet 500 21 Running
17 23 19 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 499 22 Running
18 12 2 Brad Keselowski Ford 499 34 Running 40
19 16 42 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 499 18 Running
20 28 43 Bubba Wallace Chevrolet 499 17 Running
21 22 38 David Ragan Ford 498 16 Running
22 25 37 Chris Buescher Chevrolet 498 19 Running
23 14 88 Alex Bowman Chevrolet 497 14 Running
24 4 20 Erik Jones Toyota 497 13 Running 10
25 30 47 Ryan Preece # Chevrolet 496 12 Running
26 31 00 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 495 11 Running
27 29 36 Matt Tifft # Ford 494 10 Running
28 18 34 Michael McDowell Ford 493 9 Running
29 37 15 Ross Chastain Chevrolet 491 0 Running
30 26 8 Daniel Hemric # Chevrolet 490 7 Running
31 34 52 Bayley Currey # Chevrolet 488 0 Running
32 36 77 Quin Houff Chevrolet 476 5 Running
33 19 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 395 4 Running
34 32 32 Corey LaJoie Ford 308 3 Accident
35 35 66 Timmy Hill Toyota 239 0 Suspension
36 33 51 Gray Gaulding Ford 142 0 Engine
37 6 10 Aric Almirola Ford 3 1 Accident

Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 56 Mins, 38 Secs.
Average Speed: 90.527 MPH
Margin of Victory: .722 Seconds

Stage 1 Top 10: 13, 14, 2, 22, 48, 18, 12, 21, 19, 9
Stage 2 Top 10: 22, 12, 6, 2, 18, 1, 37, 14, 3, 41

Race Comments: Kyle Busch won the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway, his 54th Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory. Prior to the start of the race, the following cars dropped to the rear of the field under penalty for the reasons indicated: #47 (backup car) and #4 (multiple inspection failures). Race Recap

Caution Flags: 11 for 77 laps; Laps: 3-7 (#10, 17, 18, 24, 47 Incident on the backstretch [None]); 39-45 (#9, 32, 47 Incident on the frontstretch [00]); 119-123 (#8 and 15 Incident in Turn 1 [3]); 127-135 (Stage 1 Conclusion [24]); 214-219 (#9 and 36 Incident on the frontstretch [9]); 252-261 (Stage 2 Conclusion [20]); 271-276 (#19 and 43 Incident on the frontstretch [38]); 376-382 (Debris in Turn 2 [24]); 416-422 (#42 Spin in Turn 2 [41]); 433-439 (#14 Incident in Turn 2 [42]); 479-486 (#42 Incident in Turn 3 [4]).

Lead Changes: 21 among 9 drivers; C. Elliott 1-38; C. Bowyer 39-40; R. Blaney 41; D. Hamlin 42-48; E. Jones 49-58; R. Blaney 59-117; C. Bowyer 118-123; T. Dillon 124-129; B. Keselowski 130-144; J. Logano 145-255; R. Blaney 256-353; J. Logano 354-374; C. Bowyer 375-377; J. Logano 378; C. Bowyer 379-383; K. Busch 384-408; C. Bowyer 409-416; J. Logano 417; K. Busch 418-444; B. Keselowski 445-469; J. Logano 470-481; K. Busch 482-500.