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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race number 13 of 36
Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
400 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (600.000 miles)

Time of race: 4:23:22
Average speed: 136.692 mph
Pole speed: 191.836 mph
Cautions: 11 for 54 laps
Margin of victory: 3.823 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 9
Green flag passes: 3,052 (8.8 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup results   /   2018 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPtsPPts
1 118   Kyle Busch M&M's Red White & Blue   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400running377708
21578   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / 5-hour Energy   (Barney Visser)Toyota400running0540
3 311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400running9490
4 52   Brad Keselowski Stars, Stripes & Lites   (Roger Penske)Ford400running2410
52348   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Patriotic   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400running0410
6 71   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet400running0370
71142   Kyle Larson DC Solar   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet400running0460
81641   Kurt Busch Monster Energy   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford400running0360
92788   Alex Bowman Nationwide Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400running0280
101317   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Fastenal Patriotic   (Jack Roush)Ford399running0310
11229   Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts Patriotic   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet399running0300
122814   Clint Bowyer Haas 30 Years of the VF1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford399running0350
13 910   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford399running0340
141421   Paul Menard Menards / Knauf Insulation   (Wood Brothers)Ford399running0230
151019   Daniel Suarez Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota399running0220
162443   Bubba Wallace Kroger / Coca-Cola   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Chevrolet399running0210
17176   Matt Kenseth Wyndham Rewards Patriotic   (Jack Roush)Ford399running0200
182934   Michael McDowell Dockside Logistics   (Bob Jenkins)Ford399running0190
19 420   Erik Jones Circle K   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota399running0290
202695   Kasey Kahne Thorne Camo   (Leavine Family Racing)Chevrolet399running0210
212013   Ty Dillon GEICO Military   (Germain Racing)Chevrolet399running0160
22 222   Joey Logano Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Ford399running12150
233047   A.J. Allmendinger Kroger ClickList / Hellmann's / Nature Valley   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet399running0140
242515   Ross Chastain Internetwork Engineering   (Jay Robinson)Chevrolet398running000
251938   David Ragan MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford396running0120
263372   Corey LaJoie MyFreedomSmokes.com   (Bryan Smith)Chevrolet396running0110
273296   Parker Kligerman Gaunt BrothersToyota394running000
283500   Landon Cassill Dairi-O   (StarCom Racing)Chevrolet394running000
291837   Chris Buescher Cottonelle Wavy Clean Ripple   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet394running080
303755   Jeffrey Earnhardt Angels of America's Fallen   (Jay Robinson)Chevrolet389running070
313423   Gray Gaulding BK Racing   (BK Racing)Toyota388running060
323666   Timmy Hill CrashClaimsR.us   (Carl Long)Toyota383running000
333851   B.J. McLeod Prefund Capital   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet373running000
34123   Austin Dillon Coca-Cola Patriotic   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet348running030
35 631   Ryan Newman Liberty National   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet344running050
36 812   Ryan Blaney PPG   (Roger Penske)Ford278engine0100
373132   Matt DiBenedetto Cosmo Motors   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford257oil leak010
38407   J.J. Yeley Steakhouse Elite   (Johnathan Cohen)Chevrolet191fuel pump000
392124   William Byron Liberty University Patriotic   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet139crash010
40394   Kevin Harvick Mobil 1 / Busch Beer   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford83crash010
Top 10 in Stage 1: #18, 12, 42, 78, 48, 10, 14, 11, 17, 20
Top 10 in Stage 2: #18, 78, 42, 11, 14, 10, 9, 48, 31, 20
Top 10 in Stage 3: #18, 20, 2, 41, 1, 11, 95, 78, 17, 31

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Landon Cassill00inspection failure
Darrell Wallace, Jr.43unapproved adjustments

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
WDB.J. McLeod52RWRRick WareChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
13737  
38436   #3 accident turn 2#34
448441  
85884   #4 accident turn 3#15
8910113  
1021076   end of stage 1#32
1081158  
1161194   #24 accident turn 1#15
1201201  
1211233   #48,22,11,20 accident turn 4#72
12420178  
2022076   end of stage 2#2
20822619  
2272304   #23 spun turn 4#21
23125929  
2602645   #37 accident turn 4#34
2652739  
2742774   #42 spun turn 1#13
2782792  
2802856   oil on track#47
28630116  
3023076   end of stage 3#6
30840093  
  Percent of race run under caution: 13.5%             Average green flag run: 28.8 laps

'Lucky Dog' recipients prior to 2009 were compiled by Jayski.com.

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Joey Logano144
  Kyle Busch58581
  Brad Keselowski86872
  Kyle Busch8815871
  Denny Hamlin1591657
  Joey Logano1661738
  Kyle Busch174352179
  Denny Hamlin3533542
  Kyle Busch35540046

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kyle Busch 573    
2   Joey Logano 506   -67  
3   Kevin Harvick 485   -88  
4   Brad Keselowski 437   -136  
5   Martin Truex, Jr. 430   -143  
6   Kurt Busch 429   -144  
6   Denny Hamlin 429   -144  
8   Clint Bowyer 421   -152  
9   Kyle Larson 382   -191  
10   Aric Almirola 376   -197  
11   Ryan Blaney 375   -198  
12   Jimmie Johnson 327   -246  
13   Erik Jones 314   -259  
14   Alex Bowman 299   -274  
15   Chase Elliott 296   -277  
15   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 296   -277  
17   Paul Menard 263   -310  
18   Daniel Suarez 245   -328  
19   Austin Dillon 244   -329  
20   Jamie McMurray 231   -342  

Playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverWinsPoints
1   Kyle Busch 4   573  
2   Kevin Harvick 4   485  
3   Joey Logano 1   506  
4   Martin Truex, Jr. 1   430  
5   Clint Bowyer 1   421  
6   Austin Dillon 1   244  
7   Brad Keselowski 0   437  
8   Denny Hamlin 0   429  
8   Kurt Busch 0   429  
10   Kyle Larson 0   382  
11   Aric Almirola 0   376  
12   Ryan Blaney 0   375  
13   Jimmie Johnson 0   327  
14   Erik Jones 0   314  
15   Alex Bowman 0   299  
16   Chase Elliott 0   296