In Saturday night's Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway, Ryan Newman scored a solid 10th-place finish.
In 27 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races at Texas Motor Speedway, Matt Crafton has one win, two poles, has led 160 laps and produced eight top-five, and 16 top-10 finishes.
Kyle Busch could very easily become the second non-Chase driver to win a playoff race this year. Three of his last five attempts on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks have ended in top-five finishes with one other seventh in that span.
Reigning Sunoco Rookie of the Year Timmy Solomito announced today that he has reached an agreement to drive with Flamingo Motorsports for the 2015 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season.
Joey Logano finished fifth in the Goody's 500, which was his 12 result of sixth or better in his last 14 races.
Tony Stewart earned his first top-10 since returning to the cockpit after the tragic events of the summer. He finished fourth in the Goody's 500 at Martinsville and now sets his sights on Victory Lane in one of the final three races to extend a streak of winning in each of 16 consecutive seasons.
Jeff Gordon overcame a mid-race speeding penalty on pit road and clawed his way back into contention for the win. He came up one position short in second, but that was enough to give him a narrow points’ lead with two races remaining in the Eliminator round
Dale Earnhardt Jr held off teammate Jeff Gordon to win his first career Martinsville race. It came one week after he was eliminated from playoff contention, making him the first spoiler of the Chase.
Matt Crafton finishes third in Saturday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville (VA) Speedway.
Darrell Wallace Jr., who was running a special paint scheme honoring NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Wendell Scott, wins the Kroger 200, his fourth victory in 41 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
Darrell Wallace Jr. wins the Keystone Light Pole Award for the Kroger 200 with a lap of 19.679 seconds, 96.224 mph.
Jeff Gordon not only had the second fastest single lap in the Saturday morning practice session for the Goody's 500, he posted the quickest 10-lap average with a speed of 97.344 mph from his laps five through 14.