Martin Truex Jr. leads halfway through the Coca-Cola 600


After 200 laps in the longest race of the year, Martin Truex Jr. leads the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Truex assumed the lead from Kurt Busch on Lap 192 point during green flag pit stops.

The top 10 after 200 laps is:  Truex Jr., Busch, Kevin Harvick, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Brad Keselowski, Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch, Joey Logano, Greg Biffle, and Jimmie Johnson.

Polesitter Matt Kenseth is 13th after leading three times, including 25 of the first 27 laps.

There have been three cautions for 13 laps. After a competition caution on Lap 27, there have been two yellow periods due to single-car incidents.

Seven-time Charlotte winner Jimmie Johnson spun on his own in Turn 4 on Lap 91. Then, on Lap 137, Justin Allgaier slammed his No. 51 Chevrolet into the Turn 3 wall.

There have been nine leaders through the first 200 laps with Busch leading the most with 94. Busch lost the lead to Truex during green flag pit stops.