It took 15 weeks, but Joey Logano finally got his first win of 2016 at Michigan International Speedway in the FireKeepers Casino 400. He held off Chase Elliott for his 15th career victory.
Joey Logano has been the fastest driver in the second round of the last two weeks before getting pushed to the outside front row in the third and final round. This week, he held on at Michigan International Speedway and will lead Martin Truex Jr. and the rest of the field to Firekeepers Casino 400 green on Sunday.
Sprint Cup driver Joey Logano (#22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang) tops the speed chart in the Final Practice session for the XFINITY Series Menards 250 at Michigan International Speedway.
Joey Logano has been on a bit of a slide in recent weeks, but he rebounded nicely at Pocono Raceway. After starting on the outside pole, he finished fifth in the Axalta 400 driving Penske Racing’s No. 22.
Joey Logano will join teammate Brad Keselowski on the front row for the Axalta We Paint Winners 400 at Pocono. His lap of 181.400 mph was 0.089 seconds slower than the pole sitter.
Joey Logano was caught speeding during a green flag pit stop sequence near lap 250 of the 400-lap distance of the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He lost a lap, got back in touch with the leaders by pitting off sequence, and salvaged a ninth-place finish.
Joey Logano posted the fastest time in the first two rounds of Thursday’s qualification, but slipped to second in the final round that determined the pole. He will line up to the outside of Martin Truex Jr. for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Joey Logano provided a little bit of drama in the opening minutes of the first practice session for the Coca-Cola 600. On his first lap on the track, he lost a spring and was forced back to the garage.
Joey Logano has earned the sixth-best, strength-based Fantasy Power Ranking in the first 12 races of the season with a 9.6. His average finish of 13.3 is only ninth-best, however, suggesting he has been stronger than lucky.
Joey Logano passed Kyle Larson for the lead with two laps remaining in the 2016 Sprint All-star race to win his first edition of this race in six attempts. Occasionally confusing, the last 13 laps of the race were pure competition.
Joey Logano has scored his fourth-best career average at Dover International Speedway with a 13.4 in 14 starts. Last year, he beat his average in both races with an 11th in the spring and 10th in the fall.
Sprint Cup driver Joey Logano (#22 Ford Fusion) had the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the XFINITY Series Ollie’s Bargain Outlet 200 at Dover International Speedway.
Matt Kenseth and Joey Logano were both involved in the same late-race accident at Talladega SuperSpeedway that ended their day, but it was not their first contact on the track. While trying to bump-draft the No. 20, Logano knocked Kenseth off course and the two argued about the incident outside of the care center.
Joey Logano wrecked hard on the final lap of Saturday’s XFINITY race and he crashed hard again in the Geico 500 at Talladega SuperSpeedway on lap 182 of 188. He failed to finish the race and was credited with a 25th-place result.