Billy Johnson wins two race contingency awards in the Nationwide Series Johnsonville Sausage 200 at Road America.
Carl Edwards is seeking his fifth straight Charlotte Motor Speedway top-10 this week and his eighth such finish in the past nine races. He is the defending winner from this May’s Coca-Cola 600.
Paul Menard posted the quickest 10-lap average in the first practice session for the Bank of America 500 with a speed of 184.931 mph during his first 10 circuits on the track.
Kevin Harvick posted the fastest single lap in the first practice session for the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte. His top speed was 193.500 mph.
Kyle Ebersole (No. 5 Ebersole Excavating Ford) was at the top of the speed chart in the final practice for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour season-ending Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Concord, NC).
Ryan Preece (No. 98 Curb Records/Menards Chevrolet) led the first practice for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour season-ending Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Concord, NC).
Chris Buescher (No. 60 Lilly/American Diabetes Association Ford Mustang) finished eighth in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series Hisense 200 at Delaware's Dover International Speedway.
Paul Menard has finished somewhere in the 20s in four of his last six Cup attempts. A 25th at Dover International Speedway in the AAA 400 that eliminated him from Chase contention.
Ryan Newman never really got up to speed in the AAA 400 at Dover. He hovered on the brink of being lapped much of the afternoon, eventually lost a mile to the leaders, and finished 19th.
Denny Hamlin was nailed for speeding during an early caution flag and was dropped to the tail end of the field. During a long green flag run following that infraction, he was lapped and spent much of the afternoon battling to get back into the Free Pass position. He ultimately finished on the lead lap, but was scored only 18th in the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway.
For the second straight week, Kurt Busch finished outside the top 15. He crossed under the Dover International Speedway checkers 17th after starting the AAA 400 in seventh.
William Byron, the 17-year old, Charlotte, North Carolina, native and 2015 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East champion became just the fifth driver to win the Sunoco Rookie of the Year title in their championship season.