NASCAR Cup Series

Race Results

Cook Out Southern 500

@ Darlington Raceway

September 5th, 2021 - Race #27 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps Scheduled: 367
  • Miles Raced: 501.3
  • Time of Race: 04h 08m 01s
  • Average Speed: 121.279 mph
  • Margin of Victory: 00.212s
  • Cautions: 11
  • Caution Laps: 52
  • Lead Changes: 18
  • Cars in Race: 37
  • Finished On Lead Lap: 15 (41%)
Denny Hamlin celebrates after winning at Darlington Raceway
Darlington, South Carolina - September 5th, 2021: Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 Offerpad Toyota, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Photo by Jared East | Getty Images
FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS PO PTS Laps Led x Led S1 S2 STUS
1 2 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 57 40 17 6 367 146 4 1 4 Running
2 6 5 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 54 35 19 1 367 156 5 2 1 Running
3 23 42 Ross Chastain Chevrolet 44 34 10 0 367 1 1 9 3 Running
4 10 19 Martin Truex Jr Toyota 38 33 5 0 367 1 1 6 0 Running
5 9 4 Kevin Harvick Ford 44 32 12 0 367 20 1 5 5 Running
6 3 1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 44 31 13 0 367 13 1 3 6 Running
7 16 2 Brad Keselowski Ford 30 30 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
8 11 22 Joey Logano Ford 34 29 5 0 367 0 0 10 7 Running
9 34 17 Chris Buescher Ford 28 28 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
10 21 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 27 27 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
11 31 41 Cole Custer Ford 26 26 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
12 18 37 Ryan Preece Chevrolet 25 25 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
13 26 99 Daniel Suarez Chevrolet 24 24 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
14 19 6 Ryan Newman Ford 23 23 0 0 367 0 0 0 0 Running
15 25 7 Corey Lajoie Chevrolet 23 22 1 0 367 0 0 0 10 Running
16 8 10 Aric Almirola Ford 24 21 3 0 366 0 0 8 0 Running
17 29 47 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Chevrolet 20 20 0 0 366 0 0 0 0 Running
18 7 8 Tyler Reddick Chevrolet 23 19 4 0 366 0 0 7 0 Running
19 24 14 Chase Briscoe Ford 18 18 0 0 366 0 0 0 0 Running
20 13 20 Christopher Bell Toyota 26 17 9 0 366 10 2 0 2 Running
21 17 23 Bubba Wallace Toyota 16 16 0 0 366 0 0 0 0 Running
22 1 12 Ryan Blaney Ford 24 15 9 0 366 17 2 4 9 Running
23 30 21 Matt DiBenedetto Ford 14 14 0 0 365 0 0 0 0 Running
24 32 38 Anthony Alfredo Ford 13 13 0 0 364 0 0 0 0 Running
25 20 77 Justin Haley Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 364 0 0 0 0 Running
26 5 48 Alex Bowman Chevrolet 11 11 0 0 363 0 0 0 0 Running
27 27 78 BJ McLeod Ford 0 0 0 0 359 0 0 0 0 Running
28 28 52 Josh Bilicki Ford 9 9 0 0 359 0 0 0 0 Running
29 35 15 Joey Gase Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 357 1 1 0 0 Running
30 37 0 Quin Houff Chevrolet 7 7 0 0 355 0 0 0 0 Running
31 4 9 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 9 6 3 0 327 0 0 0 8 Accident
32 22 43 Erik Jones Chevrolet 5 5 0 0 264 2 1 0 0 Engine
33 33 51 Cody Ware Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 209 0 0 0 0 Accident
34 14 24 William Byron Chevrolet 3 3 0 0 199 0 0 0 0 Accident
35 12 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 2 2 0 0 125 0 0 0 0 Accident
36 36 53 James Davison Chevrolet 1 1 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 Accident
37 15 34 Michael McDowell Ford 1 1 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 Accident

Race Infractions

Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway

Driver Infraction Penalty Lap Lap Assessed Flag
Austin Dillon Pre-Race to the Rear Multiple inspection failures Tail End 0 0 White
Alex Bowman Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 17 19 Yellow
Joey Gase Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 28 29 Yellow
Chase Elliott Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 28 29 Yellow
Josh Bilicki Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 28 29 Yellow
Alex Bowman Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 34 35 Yellow
James Davison Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 47 0 Yellow
Ross Chastain Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 52 53 Yellow
Alex Bowman Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 117 122 Yellow
Cody Ware Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 126 128 Yellow
Cody Ware Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 165 168 Yellow
Cody Ware Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 202 205 Yellow
Ryan Blaney Tire violation Tail End 232 237 Yellow
Martin Truex Jr Speeding on pit road Tail End 319 325 Yellow
Ryan Blaney Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 319 325 Yellow
Ryan Blaney Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 327 331 Yellow
Chase Elliott Pitting before pit road is open Garage Tail End 327 0 Yellow
Kurt Busch Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 329 331 Yellow
Anthony Alfredo Pitting before pit road is open Tail End 329 331 Yellow