NASCAR followers obtained to take pleasure in some spectacular short-track racing Wednesday night time as Martin Truex Jr. took dwelling the victory in the Blue-Emu Most Ache Aid 500 at Martinsville Speedway.
Truex Jr. took the lead with 130 laps to go and by no means seemed again, pushing his lead out to over 4 seconds forward of second-place finisher Ryan Blaney, who overcame some early adversity after beginning on the pole and falling to as little as 31st to get again to the entrance of the race.
Joey Logano led greater than half the race, taking dwelling the Stage 1 victory. Jimmie Johnson additionally seemed dominant in main over 70 laps to win Stage 2. However Truex Jr. obtained sizzling on the proper time and gained his second-straight race at Martinsville.
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NASCAR at Martinsville outcomes from Blue-Emu Most Ache Aid 500
|1||Martin Truex Jr.|
|21||Ricky Stenhouse Jr.|
|25||John Hunter Nemechek|
NASCAR at Martinsville highlights from Blue-Emu Most Ache Aid 500
10:50 p.m. — Martin Truex Jr. wins it comfortably, 4 seconds forward of Ryan Blaney. Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano and Chase Elliott spherical out the highest 5.
10:41 p.m. — The lead is over 4 seconds now for Martin Truex Jr. with 25 laps to go.
10:36 p.m. — With 40 laps to go, Martin Truex Jr. nonetheless leads. Ryan Blaney as much as second, Brad Keselowski in third, Joey Logano in fourth and Chase Elliott in fifth.
10:30 p.m. — Martin Truex Jr.’s lead is as much as over two seconds with 55 laps remaining. Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski battling for second behind him.
10:20 p.m. — Austin Dillon needed to be helped out of his automotive. He’s on a stretcher and is receiving oxygen. Had a difficulty in his automotive that considerably raised the temperature inside.
Austin Dillon automotive is headed to the storage. Staff tells Richard Childress: He is alert. He is good. We’re ready on the ambulance to get right here. https://t.co/OaUtRu0ehK
— Bob Pockrass (@bobpockrass) June 11, 2020
10:15 p.m. — Martin Truex Jr. retains the lead off the restart; Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski, Alex Bowman and Chase Elliott within the prime 5 with 95 laps to go.
10:10 p.m. — Warning out for Quin Houff after he goes into the wall round flip two on lap 397.
10:00 p.m. — Now Martin Truex Jr. takes the lead from Brad Keselowski with 130 laps to go. Joey Logano, Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick spherical out the highest 5.
9:58 p.m. — Brad Keselowski takes the lead from teammate Joey Logano with 135 laps to go.
9:43 p.m. — Warning is out on lap 327: David Starr spins out after contact from Erik Jones.
9:38 p.m. — The whole prime three is made up of Penske Fords after 315 laps: Ryan Blaney, Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski.
9:27 p.m. — Joey Logano takes the lead as he passes teammate Ryan Blaney. Kevin Harvick as much as third, Chase Elliott in fourth and Jimmie Johnson in fifth with 212 laps remaining.
9:23 p.m. — Ryan Blaney takes the lead off the restart and Joey Logano comes up behind him to go Jimmie Johnson. We’re via 275 laps, 225 to go.
9:13 p.m. — Jimmie Johnson wins Stage 2; Ryan Blaney, Joey Logano, Alex Bowman and Kevin Harvick spherical out the highest 5 with 240 laps remaining.
9:03 p.m. — Jimmie Johnson nonetheless holds the lead with 25 laps to go in Stage 2. He is led extra laps tonight than he has all season.
8:52 p.m. — Jimmie Johnson beats Joey Logano on the within and takes the lead on lap 202.
8:50 p.m. — Midway via Stage 2, Joey Logano nonetheless has the lead. Jimmie Johnson, Kevin Harvick, Ryan Blaney and Chase Elliott spherical out the highest 5.
8:34 p.m. — Joey Logano continues to dominate this observe and leads after 150 laps. Clint Bowyer, Jimmie JOhnson, Matt DiBenedetto and Kevin Harvick spherical out the highest 5 with 110 laps to go in Stage 2.
8:23 p.m. — Joey Logano wins Stage 1; he is been working very well right this moment. Clint Bowyer, Jimmie Johnson, Martin Truex Jr. and Bubba Wallace spherical out the highest 5 after 130 laps.
8:15 p.m. — Corey LaJoie does not pit and has the lead on the restart with 11 laps to go in Stage 1. Bubba Wallace wins the race off of pit highway and is second, Clint Bowyer in third, Joey Logano in fourth and Jimmie Johnson in fifth.
8:11 p.m. — Warning is out with 18 laps to go in Stage 1. Timmy Hill’s automotive is stalled in pit highway.
8:05 p.m. — Joey Logano nonetheless leads after 90 laps, 40 laps to go in Stage 1.
7:50 p.m. — Competitors warning out after 60 laps. Joey Logano nonetheless leads with 70 laps left in Stage 1, he is already lapped 21 drivers.
7:45 p.m. — No warning, however Garret Smithley has a hearth in his proper entrance tire? Informal. 47 laps in, Joey Logano has stretched out his result in over 4 seconds forward of Chase Elliott.
7:38 p.m. — Joey Logano has taken the lead now, with Martin Truex Jr. proper behind him and Kyle Busch in third, 25 laps in.
7:34 p.m. — Inexperienced flag is lastly again out. Aric Almirola has the lead after 15 laps, Joey Logano in second and Martin Truex Jr. in third.
7:27 p.m. — That did not take lengthy: warning out for Austin Dillon after 4 laps. Appears like he misplaced a tire.
7:26 p.m. — Inexperienced flag waves and we’re underway.
7:18 p.m. — I am undecided, however I believe that may have been the worst command in NASCAR historical past…
( Race protection begins at 7 p.m. )
What time does the NASCAR race begin right this moment?
The 7 p.m. ET begin time for the mid-week race at Martinsville is the primary and solely such begin time on NASCAR’s modified Cup Sequence schedule for 2020. The one different 7 p.m. ET begin time presently on the schedule is the open for the July 15 All-Star race.
Wednesday night time’s NASCAR Cup Sequence race at Martinsville was set for 7 p.m. ET (somewhat than Eight p.m. ET, the unique time for the spring race at Martinsville) partly as a result of groups might want to journey again to their amenities after the race in preparation for Sunday’s race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
The one different night time race confirmed on the Cup Sequence schedule, at Kansas on Thursday, July 23, has a begin time of seven:30 p.m. ET.
NASCAR beginning lineup at Martinsville
The draw for Martinsville’s beginning lineup happened Monday. Beneath are the outcomes:
|1||Ryan Blaney||12||Staff Penske|
|2||Aric Almirola||10||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|3||Joey Logano||22||Staff Penske|
|4||Clint Bowyer||14||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|5||Martin Truex Jr.||19||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|6||Brad Keselowski||2||Staff Penske|
|7||Kyle Busch||18||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|8||Alex Bowman||88||Hendrick Motorsports|
|9||Kurt Busch||1||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|10||Kevin Harvick||4||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|11||Chase Elliott||9||Hendrick Motorsports|
|12||Denny Hamlin||11||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|13||Erik Jones||20||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|14||Tyler Reddick||8||Richard Childress Racing|
|15||William Byron||24||Hendrick Motorsports|
|16||Ryan Newman||6||Roush Fenway Racing|
|17||Ricky Stenhouse Jr.||47||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|18||John Hunter Nemechek||38||Entrance Row Motorsports|
|19||Matt DiBenedetto||21||Wooden Brothers Racing|
|20||Matt Kenseth||42||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|21||Jimmie Johnson||48||Hendrick Motorsports|
|22||Austin Dillon||3||Richard Childress Racing|
|23||Bubba Wallace||43||Richard Petty Motorsports|
|24||Chris Buescher||17||Roush Fenway Racing|
|25||Corey LaJoie||32||Go Fas Racing|
|26||JJ Yeley||27||Rick Ware Racing|
|27||Cole Custer||41||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|28||Ryan Preece||37||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|29||Michael McDowell||34||Entrance Row Motorsports|
|30||Ty Dillon||13||Germain Racing|
|31||Brennan Poole||15||Premium Motorsports|
|32||Christopher Bell||95||Leavine Household Racing|
|33||David Starr||53||Rick Ware Racing|
|34||Quin Houff||00||StarCom Racing|
|35||Garrett Smithley||77||Spire Motorsports|
|36||Joey Gase||51||Petty Ware Racing|
|37||Daniel Suarez||96||Gaunt Brothers Racing|
|38||Timmy Hill||66||Motorsports Enterprise Administration|
|39||Reed Sorenson||7||Tommy Baldwin Racing|