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1000Bulbs.com 500 Results

Fin Str Car Driver Make Laps Pts Status Laps Led
1 9 12 Ryan Blaney (P) Ford 188 46 Running 35
2 13 6 Ryan Newman Ford 188 35 Running 3
3 40 11 Denny Hamlin (P) Toyota 188 34 Running 0
4 5 10 Aric Almirola Ford 188 33 Running 3
5 22 34 Michael McDowell Ford 188 32 Running 0
6 20 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 188 38 Running 1
7 33 32 Corey LaJoie Ford 188 30 Running 0
8 1 9 Chase Elliott (P) Chevrolet 188 29 Running 19
9 7 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Ford 188 35 Running 32
10 21 13 Ty Dillon Chevrolet 188 27 Running 0
11 10 22 Joey Logano (P) Ford 188 44 Running 16
12 34 15 Ross Chastain Chevrolet 188 0 Running 0
13 16 36 Matt Tifft # Ford 188 24 Running 0
14 25 00 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 188 0 Running 1
15 32 96 Parker Kligerman Toyota 188 0 Running 0
16 14 21 Paul Menard Ford 188 21 Running 0
17 15 4 Kevin Harvick (P) Ford 188 20 Running 0
18 30 47 Ryan Preece # Chevrolet 188 19 Running 0
19 26 18 Kyle Busch (P) Toyota 188 19 Running 7
20 23 37 Chris Buescher Chevrolet 187 21 Accident 1
21 29 8 Daniel Hemric # Chevrolet 187 16 Running 1
22 38 27 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 187 15 Running 0
23 8 14 Clint Bowyer (P) Ford 186 24 Running 13
24 27 43 Bubba Wallace Chevrolet 185 13 Running 1
25 6 2 Brad Keselowski (P) Ford 182 26 Accident 22
26 18 19 Martin Truex Jr (P) Toyota 182 11 Running 0
27 28 62 Brendan Gaughan Chevrolet 181 0 Accident 0
28 24 1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 181 13 Accident 16
29 17 38 David Ragan Ford 181 8 Accident 0
30 31 95 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota 181 7 Accident 0
31 35 77 Blake Jones Chevrolet 179 6 Running 0
32 19 41 Daniel Suarez Ford 168 14 Accident 0
33 3 24 William Byron (P) Chevrolet 162 17 Accident 13
34 11 20 Erik Jones Toyota 162 3 Accident 1
35 37 51 Austin Theriault Ford 162 2 Accident 1
36 36 66  Joey Gase Toyota 161 0 Accident 0
37 2 88 Alex Bowman (P) Chevrolet 106 9 Accident 0
38 4 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 106 5 Accident 2
39 12 42 Kyle Larson (P) Chevrolet 106 6 Accident 0
40 39 52 Spencer Boyd Chevrolet 53 0 Engine 0

Time of Race: 3 Hrs, 39 Mins, 35 Secs.
Average Speed: 136.644 MPH
Margin of Victory: 0.007 Seconds

Stage 1 Top 10: 24, 22, 88, 17, 2, 42, 48, 41, 1, 12
Stage 2 Top 10: 14, 22, 2, 3, 41, 12, 37, 24, 1, 18

Race Comments: Ryan Blaney won the 51st annual 1000Bulbs.com 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, his third career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory. Prior to the start of the race the following car dropped to the rear of the field under penalty for the reason indicated: No. 11 (engine change). Race Recap

Caution Flags: 9 for 43 laps; Laps: 38-40 (#52 Stopped on Track [00]); 57-62 (Stage 1 Conclusion [51]); 108-116 (1, 4, 9, 11, 19, 22, 34, 42, 47, 48, 88 Incident in Turn 3 [20]); 123-125 (#43 and 77 Incident on the Backstretch [17]); 133-137 (Debris on the Backstretch [11]); 154-157 (#14 Spin in Turn 3 [15]); 164-169 (#1, 20, 21 22, 24, 41, 47, 51 Incident in Turn 3 [None]); 173-175 (#41 Spin in Turn 4 [47]); 183-186 (#1, 2, 4, 8, 17,18, 37, 38, 47, 62, 95 Incident on the Backstretch [22]).

Lead Changes: 47 among 19 drivers; B. Keselowski (P) 1-4; K. Busch (P) 5-6; A. Dillon 7; K. Busch 8-18; R. Blaney (P) 19-33; E. Jones 34; A. Almirola 35; B. Keselowski (P) 36-40; R. Newman 41-43; B. Keselowski (P) 44-45; K. Busch 46; C. Elliott (P) 47-49; D. Hemric # 50; W. Byron (P) 51-53; J. Logano (P) 54; W. Byron (P) 55-58; B. Wallace 59; R. Blaney (P) 60-72; J. Logano (P) 73-77; C. Elliott (P) 78-83; B. Keselowski (P) 84-86; C. Elliott (P) 87-89; B. Keselowski (P) 90-93; A. Almirola 94-95; J. Johnson 96-97; C. Elliott (P) 98-101; J. Logano (P) 102-103; C. Elliott (P) 104-106; C. Bowyer (P) 107-111; C. Buescher 112; B. Keselowski (P) 113-116; W. Byron (P) 117; C. Bowyer (P) 118-125; K. Busch (P) 126; J. Logano (P) 127-133; A. Theriault 134; R. Stenhouse Jr 135-142; J. Logano (P) 143; R. Stenhouse Jr 144-150; K. Busch (P) 151-153; L. Cassill(i) 154; W. Byron (P) 155-159; R. Stenhouse Jr 160-175; K. Busch 176-179; R. Stenhouse Jr 180; K. Busch (P) 181; R. Blaney (P) 182-188.