NASCAR results from Charlotte Motor Speedway in the Coca-Cola 600
Tonight, it’s NASCAR’s longest race. Their on the grid for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
View full 2019 Coke 600 Results below.
William Byron and Aric Almirola lead them to the green.
600 miles and 400 laps are up next…
Stage 1 – Report
Green flag, they run side by side through turn one. Byron noses ahead into turn three and he’s clear off turn four.
Lap 11, Kyle Larson tags the wall off turn two. They raced side by side ahead of him, the air gets shut off to the nose and up the track he went. He bounces off and continues.
Lap 23, Erik Jones is in the wall off turn four. That was a flat right front.
Pits stops are underway. Byron leads them to the pit entry and Kyle Busch is off first.
Green, Kyle Busch gets the jump. They run three wide behind them.
Lap 33, Harvick works Busch on the inside. Busch crosses him on the exit and looks to the inside in turn three. Busch slides up in front of him off turn four to retake the lead.
Lap 48, Matt DiBenedetto is in the wall. His right front tire blew and the caution is out.
The field returns to the pit lane. Busch leads them to the entry and Harvick leads them to the exit.
Green, Kyle Busch noses ahead on the bottom in turn one and he’s clear off turn two. They run three wide for 5th on back.
Lap 58, Harvick looks to the inside of Busch in turn one. He side drafts him off the corner and leads into turn three.
Lap 62, Truex has a run on Harvick off turn two. He side drafts the left rear of Harvick and Truex moves to the lead in turn three.
Lap 73, the leader is in the wall! Martin Truex Jr ran out of race track off turn four and clipped the wall all on his own.
The field returns to the pit lane. Harvick is first in and first off. Hemric and Bowman stay out.
Green, Hemric leads on the outside lane. They run three and four wide behind them.
Lap 81, Keselowski kicks it to the top in turn three. He has a run on Hemric and gets to his right rear off turn four. Hemric leaves the lane open and Keselowski takes the lead.
Lap 84, Ricky Stenhouse Jr is around off turn four. Stenhouse was on old tires as Busch was coming with four new tires. Stenhouse closed the door and Busch got into his rear bumper.
10 to go in stage 1 and the green is out, Harvick and Keselowski run side by side off turn two and agsin in turns three and four.
Hemric was put four wide as he dropped through the field on old tires. He tried to get out of the pack and turned across the nose of Clint Bowyer. Hemric is in the wall and the caution is out.
Green, Elliott is on the rear bumper of Harvick on the outside lane. Harvick gets loose off turn two and Keselowski takes the lead on the bottom.
Final lap in stage 1, Harvick has a run on Keselowski but Keselowski shuts his air off and Harvick pushes up the banking.
Brad Keselowski wins stage 1!
Coca-Cola 600 – Stage 1 Results: 1. Brad Keselowski; 2. Denny Hamlin; 3. Kyle Busch; 4. Chase Elliott; 5. Kevin Harvick; 6. William Byron; 7. Joey Logano; 8. Jimmie Johnson; 9. Martin Truex Jr; 10. Ryan Blaney;
Stage 2 – Report
Keselowski and Hamlin run even into turn one. Harvick gives Hamlin a push on the outside into turn three and he pushes Hamlin out front.
Lap 127, Chris Buescher is in the wall with a flat tire. The caution is out.
The field heads for the pit lane. Hamlin is first in and Keselowski is off first. Six cars stay out.
Green, Elliott and Truex run side by side in turn one. Ryan Blaney has a run on both of them off turn two. He looks to the inside, three wide for the lead into turn three and Blaney comes out with the race lead.
Lap 154, green flag stops are underway. These early cars didn’t pit on the last caution.
Lap 160, Denny Hamlin is in the wall with a flat tire and the caution is out.
The rest of the field heads for the pit lane. Keselowski is first in and Byron is first off.
Green, Byron gets a push from Jimmie Johnson and he works to the lead. Keselowski fights back on the bottom and retakes the race lead.
Lap 188, Ryan Preece is in the wall and the caution is out.
Bowman, Byron, Larson and 10 others stay out. Brad Keselowski is first in a first off, he’ll restart 14th.
Green, Byron blocks Larson on the bottom. Keselowski is three wide in a hurry. He’s up to 5th after one lap.
5 to go in stage one, Keselowski is up to 2nd. Bowman is trying to block Keselowski.
2 to go, Keselowski has a run on the inside into turn one. They nearly make contact but Keselowski takes the position.
Brad Keselowski wins stage two!
Coca-Cola 600 – Stage 2 Results: 1. Brad Keselowski; 2. Alex Bowman; 3. William Byron; 4. Kyle Busch; 5. William Byron; 6. Kevin Harvick; 7. Ryan Blaney; 8. Kurt Busch; 9. Joey Logano; 10. Kyle Larson;
Stage 3 – Report
Kyle Busch leads them to the green. Keselowski will restart 11th after another pit stop where 9 cars stayed out.
Green, Kyle Busch gets the jump. Elliott fights him in turn three but Busch holds him off.
Lap 249, Kevin Harvick gets the pit cycle started. Kyle Larson is in on the next lap. Bayley Currey is around off turn two as Truex clipped him in the left rear and sent Currey for the inside wall. The caution is out.
The rest of the field heads to the pit lane. Busch is first in and Truex wins the race to the pit exit.
Green, Truex gets a push on the outside line. He leads Kyle Busch off turn two. Busch works the inside in turn three.
Back in turn one, Busch cuts to the bottom and slides up in front of Truex. Truex crosses him off turn two to retake the lead.
10 to go in stage one, Truex leads Kyle Busch by 3.5 seconds.
Martin Truex Jr cruises to the win in stage three!
Coca-Cola 600 – Stage 3 Results: 1. Martin Truex Jr; 2. Kyle Busch; 3. Chase Elliott; 4. Ryan Blaney; 5. Kurt Busch; 6. Alex Bowman; 7. Ricky Stenhouse Jr; 8. Joey Logano; 9. Kyle Larson; 10. Denny Hamlin;
Stage 4 – Report
The field heads to the pit lane. Truex is first in and Elliott is first off.
Green, Truex and Elliott run side by side through turn one. Side by side through turn three and again back in turn one. Elliott finally wins the battle on the bottom.
Kurt Busch is around off turn four! He got loose and clipped Kyle Busch lightly as he went sideways in front of the field.
Green, Truex pinches Elliott into turn one. Larson gets loose on the bottom behind them and he clips Truex as he goes up the banking. Elliott is clear for the lead.
A lap later, Larson chases it up the hill in turn two. He clips Clint Bowyer and Larson is around off turn two. He collects Austin Dillon with heavy contact on the apron. 7 cars are involved.
Green flag, Truex and Elliott runs side by side. They run three wide for 3rd on back. Elliott clears him on the bottom into turn three.
60 to go, Truex has a look on the bottom in turn one. Elliott holds him off and he snakes down the back stretch to break the draft.
57 to go, Truex drives it deep on the bottom but he’s not clear off turn two. They bang fenders down the back. Truex takes the lead on the bottom in turn three.
Lap 352, Alex Bowman is on the pit lane with a flat right rear. Keselowski hits the pits under green on lap 355.
Lap 358, Hamlin is in the wall with a flat tire. The caution is out.
Truex leads the field to the pit lane and again to the pit exit.
Green, Truex gets the jump. Logano and Blaney make light contact while battling for 2nd. Logano holds 2nd.
26 to go, Logano has climbed to the rear bumper of Truex.
12 to go, Truex has opened the gap back up and leads Logano by 1.4 seconds.
10 to go, Blaney heads to the pit lane with a broken rear end. He was in 3rd. Keselowski is around off turn four at the same time. The caution is out.
Truex leads them to the pit lane. 2 tires for Newman and Truex is the first car with four tires. Truex will restart 3rd as Ragan stayed out.
It’s going to be a 5 lap shootout. Green flag, Kyle Busch heads to the middle, three wide. Truex has a run on all of them off turn two. Four wide for the lead into turn three! Truex takes the lead on the bottom!
Final lap, big crash for Denny Hamlin. No caution.
Martin Truex Jr wins at Charlotte Motor Speedway!
View full Coke 600 results below.
Charlotte Motor Speedway
May 26, 2019
Pos | Driver
1. Martin Truex Jr
2. Joey Logano
3. Kyle Busch
4. Chase Elliott
5. Ricky Stenhouse Jr
6. Chris Buescher
7. Alex Bowman
8. Jimmie Johnson
9. William Byron
10. Kevin Harvick
11. Aric Almirola
12. Corey LaJoie
13. Ryan Blaney
14. Paul Menard
15. David Ragan
16. Ryan Newman
17. Denny Hamlin
18. Daniel Suarez
19. Brad Keselowski
20. Matt Tifft
21. Daniel Hemric
22. Michael McDowell
23. Ty Dillon
24. Clint Bowyer
25. Bubba Wallace
26. Parker Kligerman
27. Kurt Busch
28. Quin Houff
29. BJ McLeod
30. Reed Sorenson
31. Ryan Preece
32. Joey Gase
33. Kyle Larson
34. Austin Dillon
35. Bayley Currey
36. Ross Chastain
37. Landon Cassill
38. Cody Ware
39. Matt DiBenedetto
40. Erik Jones