Keselowski Wins Geico 400 in Chicago

Brad Keselowski edged Jimmie Johnson to take home the NASCAR Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday. Keselowski seized the Chase for the Sprint Cup Series lead with the victory.

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The Chase for the Sprint Cup kicked off at Chicagoland Speedway in the GEICO 400. All 12 of the Chase drivers finished in the top 18, except Jeff Gordon, who went into the wall with about 80 laps remaining. Meantime, Brad Keselowski beat five-time champion Jimmie Johnson out of a crucial pit cycle with about 35 laps remaining and led the final 26 laps in the 400 mile race. The 28-year old Keselowski earned his first Chase win of his career and fourth victory of the season.