NASCAR IN INDIANAPOLIS RESULTS: Tyler Reddick Takes Checkered Flag In Wacky Verizon 200 At Brickyard

NASCAR IN INDIANAPOLIS RESULTS: Tyler Reddick Takes Checkered Flag In Wacky Verizon 200 At Brickyard


The brick courtyard has a certain magic. And on Sunday, Tyler Reddick got a chance to feel that magic first hand.

The Richard Childress Racing driver took the checkered flag in Sunday’s Verizon 200 at the Brickyard, further proving that he is one of the hottest brands in NASCAR.

It wasn’t easy for Redick. It was a tough day on the track, with Turn 1 particularly volatile for the drivers.

No moment was more shocking than the collision between Kyle Larson and Ty Dillon on lap 61. Larson suffered a brake failure and went into the turn into Dillon’s side. Although the damage could have been worse, both drivers escaped unharmed.

It was another series of caution flags that pushed the race into overtime. And that’s where Redick, who took the pole in Saturday’s qualifier, declared his wares.

Redick closed out the tournament in the final two rounds. But Redick wasn’t sure he would take the cake on Sunday. Ross Chastain was not competing.

Chastain, who started the tournament in 21st place, tried to climb in overtime. As the track was four cars wide approaching Turn 1, Chastain made a bold move, rolling on the entry ramp to take the lead from Reddick.

He almost escaped…until he didn’t. The Trackhouse Racing star was eventually penalized for a foul, but not before Reddick grabbed the lead for his second career Series win.

That bodes well for the 26-year-old budding star.

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The Sporting News followed all the action from Indianapolis. Below are the Verizon 200 results at Brickyard.

NASCAR in Indianapolis live updates, highlights from the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard

(All Time Eastern)

5:47 PM: Reddick takes a checkered flag! He beat Chastain, who made an illegal move to approach Reddick! Unbelievable overtime!

5:46 PM: Reddick takes the lead back! Chastain second and Cindrich third! What a race this was!

5:45 p.m.: Chastain in wild motion! After missing turn 1 to take the lead, he pulled off the track using the offset lane! Unbelievable stuff.

5.37pm: Race 5 restarts and we’re now heading into overtime. Now it’s getting really interesting…

5:07 p.m.: Reddick in control with 15 laps to go. He was followed by Blaney, Eliot, Almendinger and Byron.

Olmendinger complained about the heat in the car. He won the Xfinity race at the Brickyard yesterday, but this time the track temperature is terrible. Still strong though.

5:05 PM: Another collision, this time between Harvick and Bowman! Both were able to pull over, but Harvick’s car sustained heavy rear-end damage. It looks like he will definitely need to win over the next few weeks to ensure his place in the playoffs.

5:02 p.m.: The restart sees Tyler Reddick take the lead. Ironically, Allmendinger is right in the mix.

Bell lost a lot of ground, dropping a few spots to fall behind the likes of Blaney, Allmendinger and Chase Elliott.

4:51 PM: Big fight between Kyle Larson and Ty Dillon! Larson tries to make a corner and hits a drive from Dillon. Lots of damage to Larson and Dillon’s car, but both drivers are safe.

That could be a lot worse.

4:46 p.m.: Todd Gilliland is now out in front. The 22-year-old is leading the Cup Series for the first time in his career. Solid stuff for a young man with some serious potential.

4.39pm: Ryan Blaney stands on pit lane! He seems to have lost a second at the well; Who knows how much time he lost on the track.

Allmendinger was out front on lap 55. It’s unlikely he’ll win given his fuel situation, but he’s keeping himself in the running.

4:36 pm: Scratch that! Just like he had done before, Reddick headed to the pit lane. The filling gas is smaller than the bell, which means that it came down from the blocks earlier than the bell. Reddick looks to be in a great position to take the checkered flag at the Brickyard.

4:34 PM: And Redick takes the lead! He made a powerful move to pass Bell on lap 51. Bell is now headed to pit lane, which means Redick will now have a little more breathing room.

4:31 p.m.: Bell holds a slim lead over Reddick with 34 laps to go. The game of chess continues at the top as drivers figure out the right point to pit and ensure they have enough fuel to get themselves through the line.

Bell seems to have found the formula so far. But with so many laps to go, it’s only a question of when, not when, Bell will have to pit.

4:22 p.m.: Halfway through the run, Bell, Wallace and Reddick are in the top three. Wallace could really use a win and solidify his spot in the Cup Series playoffs. He’s in the mix now.

4:18 PM: And Phase 3 has begun! Such a crowded field, especially when the race starts again.

4.06pm: Stage 2 win for Christopher Bell for his first career! He was followed by Kyle Busch and Bubba Wallace.

However, the standout drivers in Stage 2 were clearly Blaney and Byron.

4:03 p.m.: Blaney finally pulls into pit lane on lap 34. Reddick matched the move and Blaney not only had to change the tire, but was able to get out in front of him because he had to fill up on gas.

Christopher Bell takes the pole with two laps to go on stage 2. He holds a nice seven-second lead over Kyle Busch and seems to be pushing crew chief Bell to save gas, take the stage, and get into the podium by laps 10-12. 3.

3:58 PM: And it looks like Blaney won the duel! Byron pulls into pit lane after a tight fight with the Team Penske driver. An impressive showing so far by both drivers, with their tires going well on the Brickyard track as we approach the halfway point of the race.

3:56 PM: It’s a real chess match between Blaney and Byron. At 29 laps, neither Blaney nor Byron had entered yet. Both seem to be trying to get through today’s tournament with just two holes left.

Blaney with a slight edge these days.

3:54 pm: Another lap, another loss of control; This time, it’s AJ Allmendinger who ends up in the gravel. It’s been a wild day at the Brickyard so far.

3:50 p.m.: Kyle Larson and Aric Almirola head to pit road after a minor collision between their two cars. Larson appears to have suffered some damage to his right suspension. It’s been a rough ride for most racers not yet named Ryan Blaney.

Blaney took the lead on lap 27 by William Byron by half a second.

3:46 p.m.: Alex Bowman heads to pit road after some damage to his front left tire. It looks like he popped a tire with all the chaos in turn 1. Things to worry about so far.

3.42pm: Stage 2 has started and it’s Ryan Blaney leading the way! Six widths in one line.

Kevin Harvick spun after colliding with a few cars trying to get into one of the track’s earlier turns. It was just such a race.

3:30 PM: And that’s a Level 1 win for Chaz Briscoe! The third victory in his career – all three have come this season.

As we close out Stage 1, it’s important to consider how wild Turn 1 was for the competitors. Cup Series leader Chase Elliott did a complete 360 ​​in the first few laps of the race and went up the bend. It will be interesting to see how the drivers can adapt to the conditions as the race wears on.

3.28pm: Chase Briscoe is nearing the end of Stage 1 and leading the pack. He holds a comfortable four-second edge over Team Penske’s Ryan Blaney and looks poised to take the green flag.

3:26 p.m.: Chris Buescher runs to pit road to stop but his car is on fire. Something going forward.

3.17pm: Lots of slip and slide at the start of the race. Sunny conditions in the Brickyard make things very lively – and difficult for drivers. Denny Hamlin placed 33rd, while Ross Chastain spun into the grass.

Broadcasters reported that the track was 25 degrees warmer than yesterday’s qualifying race. It’s going to take some time for runners to adjust.

3:12 PM: Start at the Brickyard! Tyler Reddick holds a comfortable 2.5 second edge over Austin Cindrich. With only 82 rounds, big leads can be even harder to beat.

3:03 PM: And we’re off! Wave the green flag and launch Verizon 200!

NASCAR start time today

Race: Verizon 200 at the Brickyard Date: Sunday, July 31 Start Time: 3 pm ET

The Verizon 200 at the Brickyard is scheduled to start at 3pm on Sunday, July 31, but the green flag is expected to wave at 3:03pm.

What channel is NASCAR on?

TV Channel: NBC (US) | TSN5 (Canada) Live: Peacock, FuboTV Radio: IMS Radio, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

This week’s Cup Series will be televised on NBC. Canadian viewers can follow all the action on TSN5.

Rick Allen calls lap-to-lap action Sunday. He was joined by Cup Series veteran Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Burton, who will also be joined by Daytona 500-winning crew chief Steve Letarte, will all provide analysis from the booth.

Cord-cutters can catch Sunday’s race on Peacock or Fubo TV, which offers a free trial.

Starting the race for Indianapolis

Here’s the Verizon 200 home lineup at the Brickyard. Tyler Reddick took the pole on Saturday, passing Team Penske’s Austin Cindyric.

Start the POS. Driver Car Number Team 1 Tyler Reddick 8 Richard Childress Racing 2 Austin Cindrich 2 Team Penske 3 Chase Briscoe 14 Stewart-Haas Racing 4 Christopher Bell 20 Joe Gibbs Racing 5 Joey Logano 22 Team Penske 6 Ryan Blaney 12 Team Penske 7 Michael McDowell Row Motorsports 8 Chase Elliot 9 Hindky Muckence Kadzer Wawreck Racing 11 Danien Bush Rasi Joe Gressing 16 Chris Builder Casey, 5 Keerey Harvast Racing 2 Aj AllMore Sports 23 41 Stealth-Haze Racing 25 Martin Brotz Survey 19 Lajoy 7 Spear Motorsports 32 Josh Bilicki Wach 77 Spear Motorsports 33 27 Tim Hezberg 35 Eric Jones 43 Petty GMS Motorsports 36 Daniil Kvyat 26 Team Heathberg 37 Josh Williams 78 Live Fast Motorsports 38 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 47 JTG Daugherty Racing



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