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2022 YellaWood 500


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NASCAR Cup Series race number 31 of 36
Sunday, October 2, 2022 at Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL
188 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (500.080 miles)

Time of race: 3:15:23
Average speed: 153.569 mph
Pole speed: 180.591 mph
Cautions: 6 for 25 laps
Margin of victory: .046 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 57
Green flag passes: 10,035 (61.6 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2022 NASCAR Cup Series results   /   2022 standings

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

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPtsPPts
1169   Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet188running10586
21912   Ryan Blaney Menards Dutch Boy   (Roger Penske)Ford188running31451
32934   Michael McDowell Love's Travel Stops   (Bob Jenkins)Ford188running0340
4 61   Ross Chastain Jockey   (Trackhouse Racing)Chevrolet188running36380
5 311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota188running20410
61243   Erik Jones FOCUSfactor   (Petty GMS Motorsports)Chevrolet188running23380
73438   Todd Gilliland Georgia Peanuts   (Bob Jenkins)Ford188running1300
81499   Daniel Suarez Tootsies Orchid Lounge   (Trackhouse Racing)Chevrolet188running2360
9172   Austin Cindric Discount Tire   (Roger Penske)Ford188running0350
10 514   Chase Briscoe Magical Vacation Planner   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford188running0280
113377   Landon Cassill Voyager: Crypto for All   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet188running100
12 924   William Byron RaptorTough.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet188running1250
13203   Austin Dillon Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Off Road   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet188running0240
14 410   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford188running36230
152131   Justin Haley LeafFilter Gutter Protection   (Matthew Kaulig)Chevrolet188running0310
162745   Bubba Wallace Leidos   (23XI Racing)Toyota188running0210
17 120   Christopher Bell SiriusXM   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota188running0200
18 25   Kyle Larson HendrickCars.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet188running8300
19 748   Noah Gragson Ally   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet188running000
202618   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota188running3210
212841   Cole Custer HaasTooling.com   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford188running2160
222547   Ricky Stenhouse Jr Kroger/ SunnyD   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet188running0200
233042   Ty Dillon SunseekerResorts.com   (Petty GMS Motorsports)Chevrolet188running0140
24186   Brad Keselowski Kohler Generators   (Jack Roush)Ford188running0130
252317   Chris Buescher Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford188running1150
262219   Martin Truex Jr Bass Pro Shops   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota188running1110
271122   Joey Logano Shell Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Ford188running0160
28 88   Tyler Reddick Realtree   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet187running1190
29244   Kevin Harvick Busch Light   (Stewart Haas Racing)Ford187running080
303162   Justin Allgaier Beard Oil/South Point   (Beard Motorsports)Chevrolet186running000
313615   J.J. Yeley Summit Racing Equipment   (Rick Ware)Ford184running000
323751   Cody Ware Nurtec ODT UBCF   (Rick Ware)Ford184running050
333578   B.J. McLeod NASCAR Rivals   (B.J. McLeod)Ford182running000
341316   Daniel Hemric Celsius   (Matthew Kaulig)Chevrolet180electrical000
35327   Corey LaJoie Schluter Systems   (Spire Motorsports)Chevrolet44crash120
361521   Harrison Burton DEX Imaging   (Wood Brothers)Ford23crash010
371023   Ty Gibbs Monster Energy   (23XI Racing)Toyota23crash000
Top 10 in Stage 1: #12, 11, 9, 2, 22, 47, 18, 5, 48, 43
Top 10 in Stage 2: #9, 31, 5, 99, 43, 1, 77, 17, 16, 14

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Tyler Reddick8unapproved adjustments
Ty Gibbs23unapproved adjustments
Bubba Wallace45engine change
B.J. McLeod78unapproved adjustments

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
188  
9113   debrisnone
122413  
25295   #2,21,22,23,31,47,48,62 accident turn 1none
304516  
46494   #7 accident turn 2#62
506112  
62654   end of stage 1none
6612156  
1221265   end of stage 2#20
12718256  
1831864   #16 stopped on track#6
1871882  
  Percent of race run under caution: 13.3%             Average green flag run: 23.3 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Aric Almirola122
  Ross Chastain353
  Aric Almirola672
  Ross Chastain8136
  Erik Jones14152
  Ross Chastain16161
  Erik Jones17204
  Ross Chastain21222
  Erik Jones23253
  Corey LaJoie26261
  Kyle Busch27293
  Daniel Suarez30301
  Chase Elliott31333
  Daniel Suarez34341
  Aric Almirola35351
  Denny Hamlin36383
  Aric Almirola39391
  Denny Hamlin40423
  Aric Almirola43431
  Denny Hamlin44507
  Cole Custer51522
  Denny Hamlin53553
  William Byron56561
  Denny Hamlin57593
  Ryan Blaney60612
  Martin Truex, Jr.62621
  Kyle Larson63642
  Erik Jones65662
  Ryan Blaney67715
  Erik Jones72721
  Aric Almirola73764
  Todd Gilliland77771
  Erik Jones78781
  Aric Almirola7910325
  Tyler Reddick1041107
  Kyle Larson1111122
  Tyler Reddick1131153
  Kyle Larson1161161
  Tyler Reddick1171171
  Kyle Larson1181192
  Chase Elliott1201223
  Landon Cassill1231231
  Chase Elliott1241263
  Erik Jones1271271
  Chris Buescher1281281
  Ross Chastain12915224
  Ryan Blaney1531608
  Denny Hamlin1611611
  Kyle Larson1621621
  Ryan Blaney1631686
  Erik Jones1691691
  Ryan Blaney1701701
  Erik Jones1711711
  Ryan Blaney1721798
  Erik Jones1801867
  Ryan Blaney1871871
  Chase Elliott1881881

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Chase Elliott 3103    
2   Ryan Blaney 3101   -2  
3   Ross Chastain 3097   -6  
4   Denny Hamlin 3090   -13  
5   Joey Logano 3087   -16  
5   Kyle Larson 3087   -16  
7   William Byron 3083   -20  
8   Daniel Suarez 3081   -22  
9   Chase Briscoe 3069   -34  
9   Austin Cindric 3069   -34  
11   Christopher Bell 3036   -67  
12   Tyler Reddick 2116   -987  
13   Austin Dillon 2107   -996  
14   Alex Bowman 2104   -999  
15   Kyle Busch 2089   -1014  
16   Kevin Harvick 2071   -1032  
17   Martin Truex Jr 880   -2223  
18   Erik Jones 727   -2376  
19   Bubba Wallace 678   -2425  
20   Aric Almirola 663   -2440  
21   Chris Buescher 621   -2482  
Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Chase Elliott 1082    
2   Ryan Blaney 969   -113  
3   Kyle Larson 955   -127  
4   Joey Logano 946   -136  
5   Ross Chastain 938   -144  
6   Christopher Bell 906   -176  
7   Martin Truex Jr 880   -202  
8   William Byron 859   -223  
9   Kyle Busch 802   -280  
10   Denny Hamlin 800   -282  
11   Kevin Harvick 769   -313  
12   Daniel Suarez 768   -314  
13   Tyler Reddick 745   -337  
14   Austin Cindric 740   -342  
15   Alex Bowman 735   -347  
16   Erik Jones 727   -355  
17   Chase Briscoe 709   -373  
18   Bubba Wallace 678   -404  
19   Austin Dillon 667   -415  
20   Aric Almirola 663   -419