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Inspection Complete: Brad Keselowski Officially Wins 2020 Coca-Cola 600, Jimmie Johnson Disqualified

CONCORD, NORTH CAROLINA – MAY 24: Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 24, 2020 in Concord, North Carolina. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Post-race technical inspection following Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway has been completed. Brad Keselowski’s race-winning No. 2 Ford Mustang has passed.

As a result, NASCAR has declared Keselowski as the official winner of the race.

Jimmie Johnson’s second-place No. 48 Chevrolet Camaro did not pass and he has been disqualified. According to NASCAR, Johnson’s car failed in the rear alignment.

Johnson will be credited with a 40th-place finish and has been stripped of Stage Points that he accumulated throughout the race.

Johnson’s crew chief Cliff Daniels posted a statement on the failure via Twitter Sunday night/Monday morning:

Chase Elliott has been elevated to a second-place finish.

No other issues were discovered in post-race inspection.

Here are the updated 2020 Coca-Cola 600 race results:

Results pdf: 2020 NCS Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

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Toby is the Founder, Editor and go-to man for TobyChristie.com. He is also the co-host of The Final Lap Weekly Podcast. Additionally, Toby is a NMPA (National Motorsports Press Association) award winning writer, and has followed NASCAR as a fan since 1993.

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