RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — For the first time since 2014, Brad Keselowski found his way to Victory Lane at Richmond Raceway.
Keselowski led 192 of the 400 laps at the Federated Auto Parts 400, earning an automatic spot in the next round of the Cup Series playoffs.
Chesterfield native Denny Hamlin won the first stage, finished 12th, and also clinched a spot in the Round of 12 with his point total.
Martin Truex, Jr., who swept the two Richmond races last year, placed second and Joey Logano, Austin Dillon and Chase Elliott rounded out the top five.
Next week’s race at Bristol will be the final one of the Round of 16.