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The Real Heroes 400 Results


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Fin Str Car Driver Make Laps Pts Status Laps Led
1 6 4 Kevin Harvick Ford 293 54 Running 159
2 2 88 Alex Bowman Chevrolet 293 52 Running 41
3 22 1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 293 39 Running -
4 11 9 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 293 34 Running -
5 10 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 293 43 Running -
6 15 19 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 293 39 Running -
7 29 8 Tyler Reddick # Chevrolet 293 33 Running -
8 20 20 Erik Jones Toyota 293 30 Running -
9 34 38 John Hunter Nemechek # Ford 293 28 Running -
10 12 42 Matt Kenseth Chevrolet 293 27 Running -
11 16 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 293 26 Running -
12 5 10 Aric Almirola Ford 293 30 Running -
13 1 2 Brad Keselowski Ford 293 40 Running 80
14 3 21 Matt DiBenedetto Ford 293 23 Running -
15 21 6 Ryan Newman Ford 293 24 Running -
16 7 12 Ryan Blaney Ford 293 21 Running -
17 13 14 Clint Bowyer Ford 293 30 Running -
18 9 22 Joey Logano Ford 293 22 Running -
19 33 13 Ty Dillon Chevrolet 293 18 Running -
20 25 37 Ryan Preece Chevrolet 293 21 Running -
21 17 43 Bubba Wallace Chevrolet 293 16 Running -
22 14 41 Cole Custer # Ford 293 15 Running -
23 31 34 Michael McDowell Ford 293 14 Running -
24 28 95 Christopher Bell # Toyota 293 13 Running -
25 37 96 Daniel Suarez Toyota 292 12 Running -
26 4 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 292 11 Running -
27 35 15 Brennan Poole # Chevrolet 292 10 Running -
28 30 27 JJ Yeley Ford 291 0 Running 1
29 36 77 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 291 8 Running -
30 32 51 Joey Gase Ford 289 0 Running -
31 19 32 Corey LaJoie Ford 289 6 Running -
32 24 17 Chris Buescher Ford 287 5 Running -
33 38 66 Timmy Hill Toyota 286 0 Running -
34 40 7 Josh Bilicki Chevrolet 286 0 Running -
35 18 24 William Byron Chevrolet 279 12 Running 3
36 27 00 Quin Houff # Chevrolet 137 1 Electrical -
37 26 53 Garrett Smithley # Chevrolet 127 1 Power -
38 8 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 89 1 Accident 9
39 39 78 BJ McLeod Chevrolet 13 0 Engine -
40 23 47 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Chevrolet 0 1 Accident -

Time of Race: 3 Hrs, 27 Mins, 21 Secs.
Average Speed: 115.815 MPH
Margin of Victory: 2.154 Seconds

Stage 1 Top 10: 24, 11, 88, 4, 2, 10, 14, 8, 6, 9
Stage 2 Top 10: 2, 88, 19, 4, 14, 1, 37, 22, 11, 20

Race Comments: Kevin Harvick won The Real Heroes 400 at Darlington Raceway, his 50th victory in the NASCAR Cup Series. Prior to the start of the race, the following vehicle(s) dropped to the rear of the field under penalty for the reasons indicated: No. 18 (Multiple Inspection Failures).

Caution Flags: 10 for 57 laps; Laps: 2-6 (#47 Incident Turn 2 [None]); 32-39 (Competition Caution [27]); 91-97 (#17, 48 Incident Turn 2 / Stage 1 Conclusion [96]); 111-115 (#24 Incident Turn 3 [27]); 125-129 (#96 Spin Turn 2 [15]); 156-160 (Debris [96]); 174-177 (#95 Incident Turn 4 [15]); 187-192 (Stage 2 Conclusion [77]); 213-218 (#17, 95 Incident Frontstretch [77]); 254-259 (#6 Spin Turn 1 [96]).

Lead Changes: 10 among 6 drivers; B. Keselowski 1-44; A. Bowman 45-80; J. Johnson 81-89; W. Byron 90-92; A. Bowman 93; K. Harvick 94-174; J. Yeley(i) 175; B. Keselowski 176-188; A. Bowman 189-192; B. Keselowski 193-215; K. Harvick 216-293.