Dale Earnhardt Jr. expressed great disappointment about his 10th-place finish in the Camping World RV Sales 301, which reveals just how far this team has come in 2014.
Chris Buescher finished 11th in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC.
Kurt Busch finished 10th in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway to keep his perfect streak of top-15s alive this season.
The bad news is that Kevin Harvick scored his second-worst finish of the season when he crossed under the checkers in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The good news, that was still enough for his 11th top-10 in the first 12 races of this season.
Denny Hamlin suffered migraine-like symptoms late in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte and held on to finish eighth in NASCAR’s longest race of the year.
Brad Keselowski finished seventh in each of the past two races, both of which were run on similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks. His Coca-Cola 600 top-10 at Charlotte Motor Speedway came after starting sixth.
Ryan Newman scored his third straight top-10 with a sixth at Charlotte Motor Speedway in the Coca-Cola 600. It was also his 10th top-12 finish in the last 11 races.
For the second week, Martin Truex Jr. had the strongest car on a similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track but he lost the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway due to a strategy call. He was the highest-finishing driver who did not stretch his fuel mileage.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was one of four drivers who finished in the top five in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway after gambling on fuel mileage. He finished third after passing Matt Kenseth in the closing laps.
Greg Biffle scored his best result of the season when he crossed under the checkers second in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. In pre-race coverage, we predicted this would be his first top-10 on an unrestricted, intermediate speedway and he beat that projection by a significant margin. Several spots were earned because of his fuel mileage gamble, however.
Kyle Weatherman won the ARCA 150 presented by Unique Pretzels at New Jersey Motorsports Park Sunday, leading the final five laps for his career-first ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards win.
Carl Edwards gambled on fuel in NASCAR’s longest race of the season and won the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He beat Greg Biffle by nearly five seconds. Edwards led the first lap and the last one, but only 23 circuits in between.