NASCAR results from Sonoma Raceway
Today, the NASCAR Cup Series concludes the race weekend in Sonoma, California. the 1.99-mile road course of Sonoma Raceway is set to host the Toyota / Save Mart 350.
View Sonoma Raceway results for the NASCAR Cup Series below.
Kyle Larson and Chase Elliott lineup on the front row. 110 laps of road course racing are up next…
Stage 1 – Report
Laps: 25 (1-25 / 110)
Green flag, Larson and Elliott run side by side through turn one. Larson noses ahead off of turn two.
Lap 10, Bubba Wallace is up in smoke with a blown engine and the caution is out.
Kyle Busch, Byron, Allmendinger and others hit the pit lane.
Green, Larson is clear into turn one. Elliott holds 2nd.
Lap 22, Chris Buescher has a run on Elliott into turn 7. He takes 2nd away.
3 to go in stage one, many hit the pit lane.
2 to go in stage one, Busch pits from 2nd as Elliott and others follow.
Kyle Larson stays out and wins stage one at Sonoma Raceway!
Sonoma Race Results (Stage 1) : 1. Kyle Larson; 2. Joey Logano; 3. Kyle Busch; 4. Justin Haley; 5. Aric Almirola; 6. Harrison Burton; 7. Josh Bilicki; 8. Kurt Busch; 9. Ricky Stenhouse Jr; 10. Cody Ware;
Stage 2 – Report
Laps: 30 (26-55 / 110)
Only 5 cars didn’t pit in stage one. Larson heads for the pit lane and hands the lead to Elliott. Larson restarts outside the top 20.
Green flag on stage two, Elliott is clear into turn one. Chris Buescher clears Chastain to take 2nd.
Lap 40, Chris Buescher is all over the bumper of Elliott in the battle for the lead. Larson has climbed to 18th.
“It’s a joke, horrible,” Kyle Busch says of his handling issues. Busch is running 26th.
Lap 45, Elliott has driven away from Buscher. He leads by 1 second.
Lap 48, Ross Chastain is around in turn 7, no caution. He tried to dive inside of Suarez for 3rd and the backend stepped out.
3 to go in stage two, many cars head for the pit lane.
2 to go in stage two, Elliott pits from the lead, he brings Buescher, Suarez and Harvick with him. Slow stop for Elliott as they missed the left rear lug.
Pit Penalties: Elliott pitted outside the box and Reddick was too fast on pit road. They will serve a pass through or restart at the tail.
Joey Logano stays out to win stage two at Sonoma Raceway!
Sonoma Race Results (Stage 2) : 1. Joey Logano; 2. Aric Almirola; 3. Chris Buescher; 4. Daniel Suarez; 5. Kevin Harvick; 6. Todd Gilliland; 7. Harrison Burton; 8. Chase Elliott; 9. Michael McDowell; 10. Ricky Stenhouse Jr;
Stage 3 – Report
Laps: 55 (26-55 / 110)
Logano and others that stayed out hit the pit lane. Chris Buescher is handed the race lead.
Green flag on stage three, Buescher and Suarez run side by side through turn one and turn two. Buescher misses turn 4 and Suarez takes over the lead!
46 to go, Tyler Reddick spins with a mechanical issue and Josh Bilicki is collected. No caution as Reddick heads for the pit lane.
45 to go, Harvick works outside of McDowell into turn one. He has the inside for turn two, Harvick takes 2nd away.
41 to go, Chris Buescher dives inside of Harvick into turn 11. Buescher takes 2nd away.
34 to go, green flag pit stops are underway. Suarez leads Buescher by 1.5 seconds.
30 to go, Buescher pits from 2nd and Harvick follows him from 3rd. Slow stop for Harvick as they have to jack up the left side twice.
Chastain pits and he also has an issue. Chastain pulls out of his box then backs up as the crew jacks up the car a second time.
29 to go, Suarez pits from the lead.
28 to go
28 to go, Kyle Larson has lost a wheel after his pit stop! The caution is out.
The rest of the field hits the pit lane. Suarez cycles back to the lead.
Green, Suarez gets the jump. Buescher and McDowell run side by side for 2nd, Buescher wins that battle in turn 3.
Kyle Busch locks up the rear tires and spins in turn 7, no caution.
22 to go, Buescher is on the bumper of Suarez in the battle for the lead.
12 to go, Suarez leads Buescher by 0.5 seconds. They’ve checked out on the rest of the field.
6 to go, Suarez has opened the gap to 2 seconds.
2 to go, AJ Allmendinger is off track and in the tire wall but he’s able to keep it rolling.
Daniel Suarez wins at Sonoma Raceway! It’s his first career win in the series.
Sonoma Race Results
June 12, 2022
NASCAR Cup Series
Pos | Driver
1. Daniel Suarez
2. Chris Buescher
3. Michael McDowell
4. Kevin Harvick
5. Austin Cindric
6. Ryan Blaney
7. Ross Chastain
8. Chase Elliott
9. William Byron
10. Brad Keslowski
11. Austin Dillon
12. Justin Haley
13. Chase Briscoe
14. Aric Almirola
15. Kyle Larson
16. Alex Bowman
17. Joey Logano
18. Kurt Busch
19. AJ Allmendinger
20. Joey Hand
21. Cole Custer
22. Erik Jones
23. Ty Dillon
24. Todd Gilliland
25. Ricky Stenhouse Jr
26. Martin Truex Jr
27. Christopher Bell
28. Harrison Burton
29. Josh Bilicki
30. Kyle Busch
31. Denny Hamlin
32. Cody Ware
33. Scott Heckert
34. Corey LaJoie
35. Tyler Reddick
36. Bubba Wallace
NASCAR Cup Series
Pos | Driver | Wins / Points to Cut
1. Ross Chastain
2. Joey Logano
3. William Byron
4. Denny Hamlin
5. Chase Elliott
6. Kyle Busch
7. Kyle Larson
8. Alex Bowman
9. Chase Briscoe
10. Daniel Suarez
11. Austin Cindric
12. Kurt Busch
13. Ryan Blaney
14. Martin Truex Jr
15. Christopher Bell
16. Aric Almirola
— Playoff Cut Line —
17. Kevin Harvick
18. Tyler Reddick
19. Austin Dillon
20. Erik Jones