Kyle Larson won the Toyota Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway

Starting from 5th place Car 5 Kyle Larson Valvoline Chevrolet won the Toyota / Save Mart 350, his 26th win in 346 NASCAR Cup Series races. This is his 3rd win & 8th Top 10 finish in 2024. This is his 2nd win & 4th Top 10 finish in 10 races at Sonoma Raceway. 2nd Place Car 34 Michael McDowell Love’s Travel Stops Ford, started from 12th place posted his 3rd Top 10 finish in 12 races at Sonoma Raceway. It is his 5th Top 10 finish in 2024. 3rd Place Car 17 Chris Buescher BuildSubmarines.com Ford, started from 26th place posted his 3rd Top 10 finish in 8 races at Sonoma Raceway.

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 Valvoline Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)

4th Place Car 9 Chase Elliott NAPA Gold Filters Chevrolet, started from 4th place followed by 5th place Car 1 Ross Chastain Kubota Chevrolet, started from 9th place. 6th Place Car 16 AJ Allmendinger Cirkul Chevrolet, started from 11th place followed by 7th place Car 12 Ryan Blaney Menards/Moen Ford, started from 3rd place. 8th Place Car 45 Tyler Reddick Monster Energy Toyota, started from 2nd place followed by 9th place Car 20 Christopher Bell Rheem Toyota, started from 15th place. Lastly in the Top 10 was Car 38 Todd Gilliland Frontline Enterprises Inc. Ford, in 10th place, started from 14th place. Zane Smith (16th) was the highest finishing rookie. Kyle Larson leads the point standings by 14 points over Chase Elliott.

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 Valvoline Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)

The race had 8 Cautions for 22 Laps: 1st Caution on lap 4 for Fluid On Track From #11. 2nd Caution on lap 17 for #54 Crash in Turn 1. 3rd Caution on lap 20 for #2, 21, 22, 14, 47 Crash in Turn 3A. 4th Caution on lap 27 for Stage 1 Conclusion. 5th Caution on lap 33 for #33 Stopped On Track. 6th Caution on lap 36 for #4, 3, 20, 24, 60, 19, 43 Crash in Turn 11. 7th Caution on lap 41 for #2, 34, 10 Crash in Turn 8A. 8th Caution on lap 57 for Stage 2 Conclusion.

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Austin Cindric, driver of the #2 America’s Tire Ford, Noah Gragson, driver of the #10 Overstock.com Ford, Corey LaJoie, driver of the #7 Gainbridge Chevrolet, and Michael McDowell, driver of the #34 Love’s Travel Stops Ford, spin after an on-track incident during the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)

The race had 11 Lead Changes among 9 drivers; J. Logano 1-16; T. Reddick 17-33; R. Blaney 34; T. Reddick 35-52; C. Buescher 53-67; A. Allmendinger(i) 68-70; K. Larson 71-80; C. Elliott 81-83; C. Buescher 84-100; M. Truex Jr. 101; K. Larson 102-110.

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Autotrader Ford, leads the field during the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)

Stages:
Stage 1 Top 10: 45, 12, 5, 9, 48, 34, 1, 99, 7, 38
Stage 2 Top 10: 17, 41, 19, 8, 16, 6, 43, 38, 22, 21

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #19 Bass Pro Shops Toyota, crosses the finish line after running out of fuel on the final lap of the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)

Credit: SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 09: Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Toyota, spins after an on-track incident during the NASCAR Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 09, 2024 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)

NASCAR Cup Series Race Number 16
Race Results for the Toyota / Save Mart 350 – Sunday, June 9, 2024
Sonoma Raceway – Sonoma, CA – 1.99 – Mile Road
Total Race Length – 110 Laps – 218.9 Miles
Provided by NASCAR Statistics – Sunday, 6/9/2024 @ 07:03 PM Eastern

Finish Start Car Team Laps Status

1. 5. Car 5 Kyle Larson Valvoline Chevrolet 110 Running

2. 12. Car 34 Michael McDowell Love’s Travel Stops Ford 110 Running

3. 26. Car 17 Chris Buescher BuildSubmarines.com Ford 110 Running

4. 4. Car 9 Chase Elliott NAPA Gold Filters Chevrolet 110 Running

5. 9. Car 1 Ross Chastain Kubota Chevrolet 110 Running

6. 11. Car 16 AJ Allmendinger(i) Cirkul Chevrolet 110 Running

7. 3. Car 12 Ryan Blaney Menards/Moen Ford 110 Running

8. 2. Car 45 Tyler Reddick Monster Energy Toyota 110 Running

9. 15. Car 20 Christopher Bell Rheem Toyota 110 Running

10. 14. Car 38 Todd Gilliland Frontline Enterprises Inc. Ford 110 Running

11. 17. Car 7 Corey LaJoie Gainbridge Chevrolet 110 Running

12. 29. Car 8 Kyle Busch zone Chevrolet 110 Running

13. 35. Car 6 Brad Keselowski King’s Hawaiian/Despicable Me 4 Ford 110 Running

14. 7. Car 99 Daniel Suarez Freeway Insurance Chevrolet 110 Running

15. 8. Car 48 Alex Bowman Ally Pride Chevrolet 110 Running

16. 20. Car 71 Zane Smith # Wellcare Chevrolet 110 Running

17. 13. Car 77 Carson Hocevar # Delaware Life Chevrolet 110 Running

18. 30. Car 41 Ryan Preece Caymus Vineyards Ford 110 Running

19. 18. Car 23 Bubba Wallace Columbia Sportswear Company Toyota 110 Running

21. 1. Car 22 Joey Logano Autotrader Ford 110 Running

22. 28. Car 2 Austin Cindric America’s Tire Ford 110 Running

23. 36. Car 15 Kaz Grala # N29 Capital Partners Ford 110 Running

24. 33. Car 47 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Kroger Health/Tylenol Chevrolet 110 Running

25. 22. Car 21 Harrison Burton DEX Imaging Ford 110 Running

26. 19. Car 10 Noah Gragson Overstock.com Ford 110 Running

27. 21. Car 19 Martin Truex Jr. Bass Pro Shops Toyota 110 Running

28. 34. Car 31 Daniel Hemric Cirkul Chevrolet 109 Running

29. 37. Car 42 John Hunter Nemechek Save Mart Toyota 109 Running

30. 6. Car 24 William Byron RaptorTough.com Chevrolet 108 Running

31. 24. Car 33 * Will Brown Mobile X/Shaw and Partners Chevrolet 107 Running

32. 32. Car 4 Josh Berry # Mobil 1 50th Anniversary Ford 95 Suspension

33. 27. Car 51 Justin Haley Jacob Construction Ford 88 Steering

34. 23. Car 14 Chase Briscoe Ford Performance Racing School Ford 73 Transmission

35. 31. Car 60 * Cam Waters AUKUS/BuildSubmarines.com Ford 66 Accident

36. 16. Car 3 Austin Dillon Get Bioethanol Chevrolet 39 DVP

37. 10. Car 54 Ty Gibbs He Gets Us Toyota 16 DVP 38. 25. Car 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Toyota 2 Engine

Race Comments: Prior to the start of the race, no vehicle(s) dropped to the rear of the field under penalty. Failed to Qualify: None. Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 56 Mins, 14 Secs. Average Speed: 74.526 MPH. Margin of Victory: 4.258 Seconds. Caution Flags: 8 for 22 laps. Lead Changes: 11 among 9 drivers.

(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series

Next Race: June 16, 2024 – Iowa Speedway

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