MENCS: Chase Elliott wins Bank of America Roval 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Featured
Chase Elliott won Sunday’s Bank of America Roval 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Driver No. 9 overcame a missed turn in the final stage, which sent him into the turn 1 wall and made his way back through the pack and would find the lead with six laps remaining and would go on to win at the Charlotte Roval.
“Holy moly, did y’all like that?” Chase Elliott asked the fans after the race. “What a mistake. Holy moly. You talk about messing something up. Right here. Don’t fo that. What a day. Such a fast NAPA Camaro and that was the only reason we were able to get back in it.
Elliott made sure to do his victory celebration right where he hit earlier in the race.
Driver No. 9 led the most laps of any other driver on Sunday afternoon with 35 laps.
Rounding out the top five were Alex Bowman in second, Kevin Harvick in third, Clint Bowyer in fourth and Brad Keselowski in fifth.
Rounding out the top ten were William Byron in sixth, Martin Truex Jr. in seventh, Ryan Blaney in eighth, Jimmie Johnson in ninth and Joey Logano in tenth.
Drivers who missed the playoff cutoff were Aric Almirola, Erik Jones, Ryan Newman and Kurt Busch.
The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series will head into Dover International Speedway next Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Eastern on NBCSN.
Stage 1 Winner: Kyle Larson
Stage 2 Winner: Chase Elliott
Race Winner: Chase Elliott
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