Elliott wins Roval, playoff field set

Chase Elliott rallied from an early mistake to take home the checkered flag in the second running of the Charlotte Roval.

Elliott was able to slip by and pull away from teammate Alex Bowman who squeaked his way into a playoff spot for the Round of 12.

The first eight finishers in the field were drivers who advanced in the playoffs. Jimmie Johnson was the first non-playoff driver finishing ninth.

Advancing in the playoffs are Kyle Busch, Martin Truex Jr., Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick, Elliott, Brad Keselowski, Kyle Larson, Bowman, Ryan Blaney, William Byron, and Clint Bowyer.

Eliminated from the playoffs are Aric Almirola, Ryan Newman, Kurt Busch and Erik Jones.

Charlotte Roval 400 Results

  1. Chase Elliott
  2. Alex Bowman
  3. Kevin Harvick
  4. Clint Bowyer
  5. Brad Keselowski
  6. William Byron
  7. Martin Truex Jr.
  8. Ryan Blaney
  9. Jimmie Johnson
  10. Joey Logano
  11. Matt DiBenedetto
  12. Michael McDowell
  13. Kyle Larson
  14. Aric Almirola
  15. Ty Dillon
  16. Paul Menard
  17. Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
  18. Chris Buescher
  19. Denny Hamlin
  20. Kurt Busch
  21. Ryan Preece
  22. Ross Chastain
  23. Austin Dillon
  24. Bubba Wallace
  25. Matt Tifft
  26. Parker Kligerman
  27. Corey LaJoie
  28. Landon Cassill
  29. JJ Yeley
  30. Timmy Hill
  31. Joe Nemechek
  32. Ryan Newman
  33. Daniel Hemric
  34. Daniel Suarez
  35. David Ragan
  36. Garrett Smithley
  37. Kyle Busch
  38. Josh Bilicki
  39. Reed Sorenson
  40. Erik Jones