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2020 Quaker State 400 Presented by Walmart


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NASCAR Cup Series race number 17 of 36
Sunday, July 12, 2020 at Kentucky Speedway, Sparta, KY
267 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:59:49
Average speed: 133.636 mph
Pole speed: drew for pole
Cautions: 8 for 42 laps
Margin of victory: .271 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 13
Green flag passes: 1,981 (8.8 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2020 NASCAR Cup Series results   /   2020 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPtsPPts
12941   Cole Custer HaasTooling.com   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford267running5485
2 919   Martin Truex, Jr. Auto Owners Insurance   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267running57420
31021   Matt DiBenedetto Menards / Quaker State   (Wood Brothers)Ford267running1430
4 34   Kevin Harvick Hunt Brothers Pizza   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford267running11380
5 71   Kurt Busch Monster Energy   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet267running0350
61112   Ryan Blaney Advance Auto Parts   (Roger Penske)Ford267running18460
73495   Christopher Bell Toyota   (Leavine Family Racing)Toyota267running0300
8 410   Aric Almirola Smithfield "Vote For Bacon"   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford267running128391
9 62   Brad Keselowski Snap-On 100 Years   (Roger Penske)Ford267running34381
10248   Tyler Reddick Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet267running0270
112124   William Byron Axalta   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267running4260
121211   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267running0250
13193   Austin Dillon Rig Up   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet267running0280
141514   Clint Bowyer One Cure   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford267running0250
15 222   Joey Logano Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Ford267running0370
163313   Ty Dillon GEICO   (Germain Racing)Chevrolet267running0210
17236   Ryan Newman Acronis   (Jack Roush)Ford267running0200
182048   Jimmie Johnson Ally   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267running0220
19 588   Alex Bowman Cincinnati   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267running0270
201317   Chris Buescher Fifth Third Bank   (Jack Roush)Ford267running0170
21 118   Kyle Busch M&M's Fudge Brownie   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267running9160
221620   Erik Jones Toyota Camry Built In Kentucky   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267running0160
23 89   Chase Elliott Kelley Blue Book   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267running0230
243034   Michael McDowell Love's Travel Stops / Delo   (Bob Jenkins)Ford267running0130
251742   Matt Kenseth Clover   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet267running0120
263796   Daniel Suarez Toyota Certified Used Vehicles   (Gaunt Brothers)Toyota267running0110
271843   Bubba Wallace Victory Junction   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Chevrolet265running0100
282732   Corey LaJoie Keen Parts / CorvetteParts.net   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford264running090
291447   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Kroger / Tyson / Pringles / Ball Park   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet264running080
303627   J.J. Yeley Greenlight Debit Cards for Kids   (Rick Ware)Ford260running000
313115   Brennan Poole Spartan Mosquito Pro Tech   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet259running060
322677   Josh Bilicki Austin Hatcher Foundation   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet257running000
332553   Garrett Smithley Victory Lane Quick Oil Change / Kendall Oil   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet257running000
343551   Joey Gase Donate Life / Pro Master   (Rick Ware)Ford257running000
352800   Quin Houff Creek Enterprise   (StarCom Racing)Chevrolet255running020
362238   John Hunter Nemechek Yanmar   (Bob Jenkins)Ford248crash010
373866   Timmy Hill RoofClaim.com   (Carl Long)Toyota170electrical000
383237   Ryan Preece Kingsford   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet159transmission010
Top 10 in Stage 1: #10, 9, 22, 21, 12, 4, 88, 1, 14, 19
Top 10 in Stage 2: #2, 12, 41, 22, 19, 88, 3, 48, 21, 20

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Martin Truex, Jr.192 inspection failures
Matt Kenseth422 inspection failures

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12626  
27304   competition#00
318151  
82876   end of stage 1#6
8815467  
1551595   #42 spun turn 4#6
1601612  
1621676   end of stage 2#34
16822962  
2302378   debris frontstretch#14
2382447  
2452484   #38 accident turn 2#6
2492491  
2502545   #2,48 accident frontstretch#42
2552617  
2622654   #42 spun turn 4#96
2662672  
  Percent of race run under caution: 15.7%             Average green flag run: 25.0 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kyle Busch199
  Aric Almirola10137128
  Ryan Blaney13814912
  Matt DiBenedetto1501501
  Brad Keselowski15118030
  Martin Truex, Jr.18121939
  Brad Keselowski2202234
  Cole Custer2242274
  William Byron2282314
  Martin Truex, Jr.23224817
  Ryan Blaney2492546
  Kevin Harvick25526511
  Martin Truex, Jr.2662661
  Cole Custer2672671

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 675    
2   Brad Keselowski 587   -88  
3   Ryan Blaney 580   -95  
4   Chase Elliott 575   -100  
5   Joey Logano 564   -111  
6   Denny Hamlin 553   -122  
7   Martin Truex, Jr. 543   -132  
8   Aric Almirola 504   -171  
9   Alex Bowman 498   -177  
10   Kurt Busch 492   -183  
11   Kyle Busch 477   -198  
12   Matt DiBenedetto 456   -219  
13   Clint Bowyer 435   -240  
14   William Byron 418   -257  
15   Jimmie Johnson 412   -263  
16   Austin Dillon 388   -287  
17   Tyler Reddick 371   -304  
18   Erik Jones 370   -305  
19   Bubba Wallace 328   -347  
20   Cole Custer 321   -354  

Playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverWinsPoints
1   Kevin Harvick 4   675  
2   Denny Hamlin 4   553  
3   Brad Keselowski 2   587  
4   Joey Logano 2   564  
5   Ryan Blaney 1   580  
6   Chase Elliott 1   575  
7   Martin Truex, Jr. 1   543  
8   Alex Bowman 1   498  
9   Cole Custer 1   321  
10   Aric Almirola 0   504  
11   Kurt Busch 0   492  
12   Kyle Busch 0   477  
13   Matt DiBenedetto 0   456  
14   Clint Bowyer 0   435  
15   William Byron 0   418  
16   Jimmie Johnson 0   412