The winner of NASCAR’s Cup Collection race Sunday at Road America did not want to begin up entrance to complete there.
Chase Elliott drove by means of the sector after beginning within the thirty fourth place and simply took the checkered flag within the Jockey Made in America 250 introduced by KwikTrip.
Elliott gained for the seventh time on a street course within the Cup Collection, all since 2018. Greater than half his 13 profession wins have come on the street.
Under is extra about Elliott’s win Sunday, plus the whole outcomes of the race.
Who gained the NASCAR race yesterday?
Chase Elliott began Sunday’s race in thirty fourth place after failing to submit a qualifying time throughout trials Sunday morning. Elliott was on the 4.048-mile Road America course each instances when a warning flag flew in qualifying. He went out once more late within the session however time expired earlier than he crossed the beginning/end line.
The reigning collection champion wasn’t within the again for lengthy. He was tenth after Stage 1 and on the entrance row to begin Stage 3. He drove off to a 5.7-second victory over Christopher Bell, who gained on the Daytona street course in February.
“Just really proud of our team for overcoming some adversity early and having to start in the back, having good pit stops,” Elliott stated postrace, per NASCAR.com.
Elliott led 24 of the race’s 62 laps.
NASCAR outcomes from Road America
Chase Elliott gave Hendrick Motorsports its tenth win in 20 races on the 2021 season. Elliott has two of these wins, each on street programs. He gained a rain-shortened race at Circuit of the Americas in Could.
The win ended a mini-slump for Elliott, who completed thirty ninth, twelfth and twenty seventh in his earlier three races.
“We’ve had a rough few weeks, so it feels really good,” Elliott advised media, per NASCAR.com.
Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Christopher Bell and Kyle Busch completed 2-3, with Bell passing Busch for second on Lap 58. Kurt Busch and Gibbs’ Denny Hamlin accomplished the highest 5.
The Cup Collection will likely be at Elliott’s house observe, Atlanta Motor Speedway, subsequent weekend for the Quaker State 400 introduced by Walmart (3:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, TSN, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).
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