Carl Edwards earned his first top-five in five races when he crossed under the checkers fifth in the Hollywood Casino 400 and that elevated him to third in the Chase standings.
Carl Edwards is seeking his first top-10 since finishing fifth in the Oral-B 500 at Atlanta. He came close last week with an 11th at Dover.
Carl Edwards has not earned a top-10 in the Cup series in four races, but he came close at Dover. His 11th-place finish in the AAA 400 was the second consecutive week in which he finished on the lead lap.
Carl Edwards entered last spring’s FedEx 400 at Dover with five results of eighth or better in his previous six attempts. He finished only 14th that afternoon and has not scored a top-10 on this track since.
For the third consecutive week, Carl Edwards finished outside the top 15 in a NASCAR Cup race. He was 17th in the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire.
Carl Edwards will race chassis No. RK-874 at New Hampshire in the Sylvania 300. It was last raced at Dover this spring where it started 29th and finished 14th.
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Carl Edwards posted the fastest single lap in Chicagoland’s final practice session for the MyAFibStory.com 400. His top speed was 186.413 mph.
Carl Edwards posted the fastest single lap in the final practice session. His top speed was 121.863 mph, which was set on his 31st lap.
Carl Edwards has the best three-year average at Richmond with a 7.5 during the past six races.
Carl Edwards finished fifth in the Oral-B USA 500 and posted consecutive top-10s for the first time since May.
Carl Edwards posted the fastest lap in the first practice session for the Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta. His top speed of 192.855 mph was set during his first lap on the track.
Carl Edwards will race chassis No. RK-880 this week in the Oral-B USA 500; this chassis was last run at Kentucky, another similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track. Edwards did not fare particularly well there with a 17th-place finish.
Along with Michigan and Auto Club, Atlanta was one of three tracks on which Carl Edwards had almost-perfect records at the start of his career. His first 10 races in Georgia ended in three victories, another second-place finish, two thirds, and two sevenths.