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NASCAR Cup Series race number 27 of 36
Sunday, September 6, 2020 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
367 laps on a 1.366 mile paved track (501.322 miles)

Time of race: 3:47:26
Average speed: 132.256 mph
Pole speed: metric qualifying
Cautions: 7 for 34 laps
Margin of victory: .343 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 18
Green flag passes: 2,904 (8.7 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2020 NASCAR Cup Series results   /   2020 standings

Playoff drivers are highlighted in green in the qualifying and race results.

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPtsPPts
1 84   Kevin Harvick Busch Beer Busch Champ Throwback   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford367running32495
2123   Austin Dillon American Ethanol Junior Johnson Throwback   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet367running0380
31322   Joey Logano Shell / Pennzoil Bobby Allison Throwback   (Roger Penske)Ford367running0380
43020   Erik Jones Sport Clips 2005 Throwback   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota367running0370
5 324   William Byron Liberty University Throwback   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet367running0350
6 488   Alex Bowman ChevyGoods.com / Truck Hero   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet367running1430
71518   Kyle Busch M&M's Elliott Sadler 2004 Throwback   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota367running0370
8161   Kurt Busch Monster Energy   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet367running5360
91010   Aric Almirola Go Bowling Fireball Roberts Throwback   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford367running0280
10 914   Clint Bowyer Peak 1990 Throwback   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford367running0290
11 52   Brad Keselowski Discount Tire 2010 Throwback   (Roger Penske)Ford367running0260
121441   Cole Custer HaasTooling.com 1965 Throwback   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford367running0250
13 211   Denny Hamlin Federal Express 1973 Throwback   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota367running19400
142642   Matt Kenseth McDonald's McDelivery   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet367running0230
15316   Ryan Newman Oscar Mayer 1999 USAC Champ Throwback   (Jack Roush)Ford367running0220
161934   Michael McDowell Love's Travel Stops   (Bob Jenkins)Ford367running0210
173537   Ryan Preece Bush's Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet367running0200
182248   Jimmie Johnson Ally Earnhardt & Petty Tribute   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet367running0340
192947   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Kroger / Cottonelle / Energizer / Hungry Jack   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet367running0180
20 19   Chase Elliott NAPA Jimmie Johnson '09 Champ Throwback   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet367running114250
211121   Matt DiBenedetto Motorcraft / Quick Lane 1963 Throwback   (Wood Brothers)Ford366running0160
22 619   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker 2003 Throwback   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota366running196352
23248   Tyler Reddick Caterpillar Jeff Burton Throwback   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet366running0140
24 712   Ryan Blaney Menards / Maytag 2003 Throwback   (Roger Penske)Ford366running030
252896   Daniel Suarez Arris 2016 Xfinity Champ Throwback   (Gaunt Brothers)Toyota364running0120
262017   Chris Buescher Fastenal Blue 500 Sales Event   (Jack Roush)Ford364running0110
272513   Ty Dillon GEICO Todd Bodine 2010 Throwback   (Germain Racing)Chevrolet363running0100
282315   Brennan Poole Remember Everyone Deployed 1980's Throwback   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet362running090
293477   Ross Chastain Dirty Mo Media 1976 Throwback   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet360running000
303727   J.J. Yeley Jacob Companies Kenny Irwin Jr 1997 Throwback   (Rick Ware)Ford360running000
313200   Quin Houff Permatex Milt Marion 1936 Throwback   (StarCom Racing)Chevrolet357running060
32387   Josh Bilicki Insurance King Tom Baldwin Throwback   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet356running000
333951   Joey Gase Carolina Cooker Bobby Allison Throwback   (Rick Ware)Ford351running000
342195   Christopher Bell Rheem / TRD 2017 Truck Champ Throwback   (Leavine Family Racing)Toyota349running030
353366   Timmy Hill RoofClaim.com Phil Parsons 1984 Throwback   (Carl Long)Toyota296overheating000
361838   John Hunter Nemechek Citgard Elliott Sadler '99-'00 Throwback   (Bob Jenkins)Ford245crash010
372732   Corey LaJoie Trump 2020   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford234crash010
381743   Bubba Wallace Cash App   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Chevrolet217transmission010
393653   James Davison Signing Day Sports Tom Sneva Throwback   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet162engine010
Top 10 in Stage 1: #19, 48, 9, 11, 1, 88, 22, 24, 18, 4
Top 10 in Stage 2: #19, 11, 4, 88, 48, 18, 20, 3, 14, 1

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Austin Dillon3unapproved adjustments
Ryan Blaney12inspection penalty
Joey Gase51unapproved adjustments
Ross Chastain77driver change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
DCReed Sorenson77Dirty Mo Media 1976 ThrowbackSpire MotorsportsChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12626  
27315   competition#77
328150  
82865   debris turn 4#13
8711630  
1171215   end of stage 1#96
12218059  
1811855   #43 spun turn 4#38
18623146  
2322354   end of stage 2#34
23624510  
2462505   #38 accident frontstretch#21
25132171  
3223265   debris backstretch#6
32736741  
  Percent of race run under caution: 9.3%             Average green flag run: 41.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Chase Elliott17171
  Denny Hamlin72721
  Kurt Busch73742
  Chase Elliott75839
  Kurt Busch84852
  Martin Truex, Jr.8611732
  Chase Elliott1181181
  Martin Truex, Jr.11917254
  Kurt Busch1731731
  Kevin Harvick1741818
  Alex Bowman1821821
  Martin Truex, Jr.18323149
  Denny Hamlin23224716
  Martin Truex, Jr.24830659
  Denny Hamlin3073082
  Kevin Harvick30931911
  Chase Elliott32035233
  Martin Truex, Jr.3533542
  Kevin Harvick35536713

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 2106    
2   Denny Hamlin 2087   -19  
3   Joey Logano 2060   -46  
4   Brad Keselowski 2055   -51  
5   Alex Bowman 2052   -54  
6   Martin Truex, Jr. 2049   -57  
7   Chase Elliott 2045   -61  
8   Austin Dillon 2043   -63  
9   William Byron 2042   -64  
10   Kyle Busch 2040   -66  
11   Kurt Busch 2037   -69  
12   Clint Bowyer 2033   -73  
12   Aric Almirola 2033   -73  
14   Cole Custer 2030   -76  
15   Ryan Blaney 2016   -90  
15   Matt DiBenedetto 2016   -90  
17   Jimmie Johnson 694   -1412  
18   Erik Jones 630   -1476  
19   Tyler Reddick 593   -1513  
20   Christopher Bell 489   -1617  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 1107    
2   Denny Hamlin 983   -124  
3   Brad Keselowski 939   -168  
4   Martin Truex, Jr. 922   -185  
5   Joey Logano 904   -203  
6   Chase Elliott 869   -238  
7   Ryan Blaney 861   -246  
8   Aric Almirola 787   -320  
9   Kyle Busch 761   -346  
10   Kurt Busch 746   -361  
11   Clint Bowyer 740   -367  
12   Alex Bowman 735   -372  
13   William Byron 711   -396  
14   Jimmie Johnson 694   -413  
15   Matt DiBenedetto 682   -425  
16   Erik Jones 630   -477  
17   Austin Dillon 611   -496  
18   Tyler Reddick 593   -514  
19   Cole Custer 501   -606  
20   Christopher Bell 489   -618