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Lap 45

Top five: Menard, Blaney, Scott, Elliott, Wallace Jr.

Lap 45

Paul Menard wins the Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville

Lap 45

It's a fight between Menard and Blaney for first as they have broken away from the pack in this final lap

Lap 44

Blaney is riding on Menard's back bumper

Lap 43

The top four (Menard, Blaney, Wallace Jr., Scott) are all riding in a tight pack

Lap 43

Blaney is on the bumper of the No. 33 of Menard

Lap 43

Blaney takes second from Bubba Wallace

Lap 42

Blaney, Wallace Jr. are eyeing first from Menard

Lap 42

Darrell Wallace Jr. is on the back bumper of Menard

Lap 42

Menard is successful on the restart and takes first from Self

Lap 42

The No. 4 Chevrolet of Michael Self leads the field to green

Lap 40

Leader, Blake Koch gives up his lead as he is out of gas and getting pushed to pit road

Lap 37

Regan Smith is stopped on the track under this caution, dead battery

Lap 35

Stanton Barrett stalled on the track in Turn 13

Lap 35

Caution flag: Ben Rhodes in the No. 88 is stuck in the gravel

Lap 35

Blake Koch is the new leader

Lap 33

Blake Koch and Ross Chastain are in second and third, respectively

Lap 33

Gaughan is on pit road and gives up his lead to Menard

Lap 31

Chase Elliott, who led for 23 laps, has fallen to the 17th spot

Lap 31

Brian Scott gives up the lead and heads to pit road, the No. 62 of Gaughan is the new leader

Lap 31

Brian Scott, Brendan Gaughan, Paul Menard are the new top three

Lap 30

Chase Elliott is on pit road with grass on his grill, car is overheating

Lap 30

Ryan Blaney heads to pit road, gives up his second place spot; Ty Dillon also on pit road

Lap 28

Chase Elliott spins and gets off track, falls to seventh

Lap 28

Chase Elliott is now in third, Blaney sits in the second spot

Lap 28

Daniel Suarez is on pit road, with a flat tire

Lap 27

Brian Scott takes first from Chase Elliott, who falls to second

Lap 27

Brian Scott, Ryan Blaney are in second and third, respectively

Lap 27

Elliott is successful at the restart and keeps his first place position

Lap 27

Chase Elliott, again, brings the field back to green after today's second caution after he opted to stay out of pit road

Lap 24

Tommy Drissi is out of fuel on the track, being pushed to pit road

Lap 24

Michael Self penalized for uncontrolled tire while pitting during the caution

Lap 23

Paul Menard, Boris Said, Ty Dillon amongst drivers who head to pit road

Lap 23

Pit road is currently closed

Lap 23

Caution flag: Cale Conley's No. 14 Toyota engine expired, smoking with a lot of fluid on the track

Lap 23

Elliott continues to dominate at Road America with a 13.7 second lead over Brian Scott

Lap 23

This is the longest green flag stint (at 19 laps) ever at Road America, according to NBCSN

Lap 22

Boris Said and Ty Dillon are still aggressively battling one another for eighth

Lap 21

According to NBCSN, Paul Menard has posted the second-fastest lap of the race thus far at 107.09 mph; Menard is currently in the fifth spot

Lap 20

The No. 89 Chevrolet of Morgan Shepherd, who was in the garage, is done for the day

Lap 19

29 cars are on the lead lap

Lap 19

Ty Dillon eyes eighth from Boris Said who is trying to hold him off

Lap 19

Ryan Sieg pits from the 11th spot

Lap 18

Morgan Shepherd is in the garage

Lap 18

Brian Scott, Ryan Sieg, Ryan Blaney, Chris Buescher all driving in a pack, trying to close the distance between themselves and Elliot's No. 9

Lap 16

Leader Chase Elliott has more than an 11-second lead over Brian Scott

Lap 16

Lupton Dylan, in P22, reports he's very loose under braking

Lap 15

Chase Elliott is back in the lead as Gaughan made his first pit stop for fuel and tires

Lap 15

Chris Buescher was too fast entering pit road and will serve a pass-through penalty

Lap 15

Brendan Gaughan is the new leader as Ty Dillon pits

Lap 14

Dakoda Armstrong will serve a pass-through penalty for speeding on pit road

Lap 14

Chase Elliott is already back up to eighth

Lap 14

Top two: Ty Dillon, Brendan Gaughan

Lap 13

Chase Elliott is on pit road, Ty Dillon takes the lead

Lap 12

The No. 20 of Kenny Habul, the No. 1 of Elliott Sadler are amongst those on pit road

Lap 12

Boris Said in the No. 2 Chevrolet is headed to pit road after reporting he is loose

Lap 10

Green flag pit stops have begun with Suarez on pit road for fuel and tires

Lap 10

Last year's winner, Gaughan in the No. 62, is sitting in ninth

Lap 9

After his stop on pit road, Ben Rhodes falls to 24th after starting today's race in the first spot

Lap 9

The No. 19 of Jeff Green is out with no transmission

Lap 9

Yeley's No. 28 Toyota is headed to the garage after some car issues

Lap 8

Chase Elliott has a seven second lead over Brian Scott

Lap 7

Ben Rhodes is going to pit road as well, reported a flat spot on his tire

Lap 7

J.J. Yeley is headed to pit road, has significant damage to the front end of his car

Lap 7

Ty Dillon started in the 13th spot and is already up to seventh

Lap 6

Current top three: The No. 9 of Chase Elliott, the No. 2 of Brian Scott and the No. 54 of Boris Said

Lap 6

Ryan Reed in the No. 16 Ford spins on turn 5, stays green

Lap 5

The No. 33 of Paul Menard takes fourth

Lap 5

Brian Scott, Ryan Blaney and Boris Said are all racing closely for second

Lap 5

Blaney is successful and sits in second while Scott is in the third spot

Lap 4

Brian Scott and Ryan Blaney are fighting for the second spot, side-by-side

Lap 4

Daniel Suarez and Ty Dillon are fighting for ninth

Lap 4

Brian Scott takes second despite the battle between Rhodes and Marks

Lap 4

Ben Rhodes and Justin Marks are battling side-by-side for second

Lap 4

Elliott is successful on the restart and maintains his lead

Lap 4

The No. 9 JR Motorsports Chevrolet of Chase Elliott leads the field back to green after today's first caution

Lap 2

Clements has returned to the track, but he's two laps down in 40th place

Lap 1

Caution flag: Drissi off the track in turn five and stuck

Lap 1

Tommy Drissi is stuck on the gravel pit

Lap 1

Chase Elliott takes first from Rhodes

3:23 p.m.

Green Flag: Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville (45 laps, 182.16 miles)

3:08 p.m.

"Drivers, Start Your Engines" by: Steve Johnson, Vice President of Manufacturing, Johnsonville

3:03:19 p.m.

Fly-Over TOT: (3) T-28’s from Trojan Horsemen (Turn 14 > Start/Finish Line > Turn 11 > Turn 4)

3:01:30 p.m.

National Anthem by: Christi Sadiq

3:00:50 p.m.

Invocation by: Lonnie Clouse, Motor Racing Outreach

3 p.m.

Intro Presentation of Colors by: Wisconsin National Guard Recruiting and Retention Command

Points leader

XFINITY points leader, Chris Buescher, will start in the sixth spot in his No. 60 JR Motorsports Ford

2014 winner

Last year’s Road America winner, Brendan Gaughan, will start today’s race in the 16th spot in his No. 62 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet

P2

Joining Rhodes on the front row will be the No. 9 Chevrolet of Chase Elliott

P1

Ben Rhodes will lead the field to green, after posting the fastest lap during practice since qualifying was canceled due to rain

2:30 p.m.

NBCSN Live On Air

2:30 p.m.

NXS Driver Introductions Ride-Around Lap

Welcome

Welcome to this week’s lap-by-lap. Today we are at Road America for the Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville (45 laps. 182.16 miles)