Brad Keselowski wins Stage 1 of Pure Michigan 400
Pole-sitter Brad Keselowski dominated to win Stage 1 of the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.
It is the fourth stage win of the year for the Michigan native and gives him 14 playoff points on the year.
The top 10 after 60 laps was Keselowski, Kevin Harvick, Chase Elliott, Erik Jones, Joey Logano, Matt Kenseth, Kyle Busch, Kyle Larson and Denny Hamlin.
Keselowski led all but four laps in the stage. He gave the lead up during the first round of green flag pit stops, allowing Erik Jones to lead.
After starting from the rear in backup cars, Jimmie Johnson finished the stage in 23rd and Kasey Kahne finished in 21st.
There were no cautions in the stage.
Busch will restart from the end of the longest line in Stage 2 for pitting when pit road was closed.