Clint Bowyer is guaranteed a starting position in the Daytona 500 at least by car owners points.
Mason Mitchell earned the Menards Pole presented by Ansell Monday afternoon at the DuQuoin State Fairgrounds mile dirt for this afternoon’s 61st Southern Illinois 100 presented by Federated Car Care.
Ty Dillon finished three laps off the pace in the Oral-B USA 500 and scored a 25th-place finish, but it was significant for another reason. He finished one position better than his brother Austin did in his Cup debut in 2011 at Kansas Speedway.
Earlier this season, Danica Patrick scored a career-best finish on the similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track of Kansas Speedway when she crossed under the checkers seventh. She improved on that by one position at Atlanta Motor Speedway this week and finished sixth. This was the fourth top-10 of Patrick’s career.
Matt Kenseth wiggled out of turn four coming to the white flag of the Oral-B USA 500 and lost a side-by-side battle with Kasey Kahne. Kenseth’s second-place finish gives him enough of a points’ cushion to lock into the Chase for the Championship.
Kasey Kahne had the best restart of his season during the second green-white-checkered attempt and swept past Matt Kenseth on the next-to-last lap. He held on to win the Oral-B USA 500 by 0.574 seconds and locked himself into the Chase.
Ryan Blaney wins the 2nd Annual Chevrolet Silverado 250, his third victory in 45 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
J.R. Fitzpatrick turned in another dominant performance to earn his fifth career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and secure a season sweep at the famed Ontario road course.
Dylan Lupton scored his second career NASCAR K&N Pro Series West win Saturday night in a wild finish at Kern County Raceway Park.
Burt Myers got his first NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour win of 2014 Saturday night after a wild final lap of the Bayport Credit Union 150 at Langley Speedway.
Sprint Cup regular (No. 4 Chevrolet SS) Kevin Harvick wins the Great Clips 300, his 43rd victory in 312 NASCAR Nationwide Series races.
One record wasn’t enough for Andrew Ranger Saturday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, so he decided to make it two.