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I LOVE NEW YORK 355 at The Glen

I LOVE NEW YORK 355 at The Glen

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Race – NEW YORK 355

Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, New York. Sunday, August 6, 2017 

Truex expanded his series lead to 116 points over Kyle Busch, who moved past 23rd-place finisher Kyle Larson for second place. … Truex also increased his playoff point total to 34. Three-time winner Jimmie Johnson is second with 16. … Busch collected his ninth stage win to raise his playoff point total to 14. … The three winless drivers currently in playoff-eligible positions (Chase Elliott, Jamie McMurray and Kenseth) are seventh, eighth and ninth in the standings, respectively, all within an 11-point range. Photos by Tim Jarrold – Speedway Media

               1. (3) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 90.

               2. (15) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 90.

               3. (5) Daniel Suarez #, Toyota, 90.

               4. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 90.

               5. (12) Clint Bowyer, Ford, 90.

               6. (18) Kurt Busch, Ford, 90.

               7. (1) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 90.

               8. (16) Ryan Blaney, Ford, 90.

               9. (7) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 90.

               10. (6) Erik Jones #, Toyota, 90.

               11. (17) Chris Buescher, Chevrolet, 90.

               12. (14) Michael McDowell, Chevrolet, 90.

               13. (4) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 90.

               14. (9) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 90.

               15. (8) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 90.

               16. (19) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 90.

               17. (20) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 90.

               18. (21) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 90.

               19. (24) Ty Dillon #, Chevrolet, 90.

               20. (22) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 90.

               21. (29) Aric Almirola, Ford, 90.

               22. (25) Danica Patrick, Ford, 90.

               23. (2) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 90.

               24. (13) Joey Logano, Ford, 90.

               25. (23) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 90.

               26. (27) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 90.

               27. (31) David Ragan, Ford, 90.

               28. (37) Matt DiBenedetto, Ford, 90.

               29. (10) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 90.

               30. (35) Boris Said, Chevrolet, 89.

               31. (34) Gary Klutt, Chevrolet, 89.

               32. (33) * Brett Moffitt(i), Toyota, 89.

               33. (36) Corey LaJoie #, Toyota, 89.

               34. (26) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, 81.

               35. (30) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 80.

               36. (32) Landon Cassill, Ford, 78.

               37. (28) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, Engine, 22.

Average Speed of Race Winner:  104.132 mph.

Time of Race:  02 Hrs, 07 Mins, 03 Secs. Margin of Victory:  0.414 Seconds.

Caution Flags:  3 for 8 laps.

Lead Changes:  9 among 6 drivers.

Lap Leaders:   Kyle Busch 1-21; C. Elliott 22-30; D. Suarez # 31-44; M. Truex Jr. 45-52; R. Blaney 53; B. Keselowski 54-63; M. Truex Jr. 64-76; B. Keselowski 77-86; R. Blaney 87; M. Truex Jr. 88-90.

Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Lead, Laps Led):  M. Truex Jr. 3 times for 24 laps; Kyle Busch 1 time for 21 laps; B. Keselowski 2 times for 20 laps; D. Suarez # 1 time for 14 laps; C. Elliott 1 time for 9 laps; R. Blaney 2 times for 2 laps.

Stage #1 Top Ten: 18,78,24,42,2,1,22,47,5,17

Stage #2 Top Ten: 19,78,20,21,77,11,2,41,18,47

Check out photos from NASCAR XFINITY Zippo 200 at the Glen.