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NASCAR Cup Series race number 36 of 36
Sunday, November 7, 2021 at Phoenix Raceway, Avondale, AZ
312 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (312.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:06:33
Average speed: 100.348 mph
Pole speed: 137.847 mph
Cautions: 9 for 51 laps
Margin of victory: .398 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 18
Green flag passes: 1,947 (7.5 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2021 NASCAR Cup Series results   /   2021 standings

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

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPtsPPts
1 15   Kyle Larson HendrickCars.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312running107406
21219   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312running72351
3 611   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312running0340
4 412   Ryan Blaney Menards / Jack Links   (Roger Penske)Ford312running33420
5 29   Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312running94320
61810   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford312running0310
71318   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312running0330
8 94   Kevin Harvick Busch Light #BuschPitBoss   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford312running1430
9 820   Christopher Bell DeWalt   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312running0280
10112   Brad Keselowski Discount Tire   (Roger Penske)Ford312running0310
111022   Joey Logano Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Ford312running0280
121521   Matt DiBenedetto Motorcraft / Quick Lane   (Wood Brothers)Ford312running0260
13 741   Cole Custer HaasTooling.com   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford312running0280
141642   Ross Chastain Clover   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet312running0230
15233   Austin Dillon Dow Coatings   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet312running0220
16 51   Kurt Busch Monster Energy   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet312running1230
17 324   William Byron Raptor   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312running0260
181448   Alex Bowman Ally   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312running0190
19208   Tyler Reddick Bet MGM   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet312running4180
203137   Ryan Preece Kroger   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet312running0170
211799   Daniel Suarez Good Sam   (Trackhouse Racing)Chevrolet312running0160
222743   Erik Jones Rellevate   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Chevrolet312running0150
23196   Ryan Newman Castrol GTX Full Synthetic   (Jack Roush)Ford312running0140
242834   Michael McDowell Love's Travel Stops   (Bob Jenkins)Ford312running0130
252617   Chris Buescher Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford311running0120
262977   Justin Haley Peacock - Streaming Now   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet310running000
273278   B.J. McLeod Pala Casino   (B.J. McLeod)Ford309running000
283351   Cody Ware Nurtec ODT   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet306running000
293453   Joey Gase Donate Life   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet303running000
303752   Josh Bilicki Boom   (Rick Ware)Ford303running000
313815   Garrett Smithley Carpets of Arizona   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet301running000
32247   Corey LaJoie Schluter Systems   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet281running050
333613   David Starr Bob Menery / Ripper Magoo   (Carl Long)Toyota273brakes000
343038   Anthony Alfredo Boot Barn   (Bob Jenkins)Ford242crash030
352214   Chase Briscoe HighPoint.com   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford153crash020
362147   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Honey Nut Cheerios   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet140crash010
373500   Quin Houff Creek Enterprises   (StarCom Racing)Chevrolet122crash010
383966   Timmy Hill Coble Enterprise / Darn Transport   (Carl Long)Toyota57handling000
392523   Bubba Wallace Door Dash   (23XI Racing)Toyota5crash010
Top 10 in Stage 1: #19, 4, 9, 11, 5, 24, 41, 12, 1, 21
Top 10 in Stage 2: #5, 9, 11, 19, 12, 4, 2, 18, 22, 24

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Josh Bilicki52unapproved adjustments
Timmy Hill66unapproved adjustments

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
177  
8114   #7,23 accident turn 3none
12154  
16205   #7,47 accident turn 3none
217656  
77837   end of stage 1#42
8412946  
1301356   #00 accident turn 4#34
1361405  
1411455   #47 accident turn 3#3
14615510  
1561616   #14,18 accident turn 3#37
16219130  
1921976   end of stage 2#17
19824851  
2492546   #38 accident turn 2#34
25528228  
2832886   debris turn 3#17
28931224  
  Percent of race run under caution: 16.3%             Average green flag run: 26.1 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kyle Larson111
  Chase Elliott21615
  Ryan Blaney174832
  Kevin Harvick49491
  Ryan Blaney50501
  Martin Truex, Jr.517828
  Kyle Larson79791
  Chase Elliott8011940
  Martin Truex, Jr.12013011
  Kyle Larson1311311
  Chase Elliott13215524
  Kyle Larson1561561
  Tyler Reddick1571604
  Kurt Busch1611611
  Kyle Larson16223574
  Chase Elliott23625015
  Kyle Larson2512511
  Martin Truex, Jr.25228433
  Kyle Larson28531228

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kyle Larson 5040    
2   Martin Truex, Jr. 5035   -5  
3   Denny Hamlin 5034   -6  
4   Chase Elliott 5032   -8  
5   Kevin Harvick 2361   -2679  
6   Brad Keselowski 2354   -2686  
7   Ryan Blaney 2350   -2690  
8   Joey Logano 2336   -2704  
9   Kyle Busch 2318   -2722  
10   William Byron 2306   -2734  
11   Kurt Busch 2297   -2743  
12   Christopher Bell 2279   -2761  
13   Tyler Reddick 2250   -2790  
14   Alex Bowman 2240   -2800  
15   Aric Almirola 2215   -2825  
16   Michael McDowell 2152   -2888  
17   Austin Dillon 935   -4105  
18   Matt DiBenedetto 775   -4265  
19   Chris Buescher 771   -4269  
20   Ross Chastain 729   -4311  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kyle Larson 1456    
2   Denny Hamlin 1420   -36  
3   Chase Elliott 1211   -245  
4   Ryan Blaney 1158   -298  
5   Kyle Busch 1147   -309  
6   Kevin Harvick 1137   -319  
7   William Byron 1134   -322  
8   Martin Truex, Jr. 1133   -323  
9   Joey Logano 1122   -334  
10   Brad Keselowski 1079   -377  
11   Tyler Reddick 963   -493  
12   Kurt Busch 957   -499  
13   Austin Dillon 935   -521  
14   Alex Bowman 929   -527  
15   Christopher Bell 886   -570  
16   Matt DiBenedetto 775   -681  
17   Chris Buescher 771   -685  
18   Ross Chastain 729   -727  
19   Bubba Wallace 699   -757  
20   Aric Almirola 669   -787