The Moose Fraternity and Trackhouse Racing Team driver Ross Chastain finished FIRST in Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas!
Some highlights from the race:
- Chastain stared 16th and quickly moved to eighth in the opening laps. He finished 13th because he pitted with three laps to go in the first stage to better his starting spot in the second stage.
- Chastain continued to show speed taking over the lead but choosing to pit in the stage’s closing laps and finished eighth.
- He started the final stage in third and took over the lead on lap 33 and led nearly every lap the rest of the way outbattling AJ Allmendinger and Alex Bowman on the last lap that included contact and a few lead swaps.
- It marked Chastain’s first career Cup Series victory in 121 starts.
Next Race: Toyota Owners 400 in Richmond, VA
Sunday, April 3, 2022 | Broadcast at 3:30 p.m. ET on Fox