Bell stopped at the end of Stage 1 and stayed where he was until the end of Stage 2 which made him the leader in the race. He led for 100 laps and beat all challengers, winning his 5th Cup Series race. Reddick came in second for the second year in a row, while Kyle Busch and Joey Logano, who have won this event before, had bad luck – Busch finished 32nd and Logano 37th.
Kyle Larson, the first stage winner, had to stop racing early after crashing with Ryan Preece.
14 different moments caused the race to pause and only 4 drivers managed to be in the lead.
Also, Christopher Bell beat Tyler Reddick and became the winning driver of Bristol Dirt Cup race.