Ty Dillon finished three laps off the pace in the Oral-B USA 500 and scored a 25th-place finish, but it was significant for another reason. He finished one position better than his brother Austin did in his Cup debut in 2011 at Kansas Speedway.
Earlier this season, Danica Patrick scored a career-best finish on the similarly-configured, 1.5-mile track of Kansas Speedway when she crossed under the checkers seventh. She improved on that by one position at Atlanta Motor Speedway this week and finished sixth. This was the fourth top-10 of Patrick’s career.
Matt Kenseth wiggled out of turn four coming to the white flag of the Oral-B USA 500 and lost a side-by-side battle with Kasey Kahne. Kenseth’s second-place finish gives him enough of a points’ cushion to lock into the Chase for the Championship.
Kasey Kahne had the best restart of his season during the second green-white-checkered attempt and swept past Matt Kenseth on the next-to-last lap. He held on to win the Oral-B USA 500 by 0.574 seconds and locked himself into the Chase.
Mike Bliss finishes 17th in Saturday night's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA.
K&N Pro Series East regular Cameron Hayley finishes 11th in Sunday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.
Ryan Preece finishes 9th in Saturday night's NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour race at Langley Speedway in Hampton, VA.
K&N Pro Series East regular Jesse Little finishes 3rd in Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series West race at Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, CA.
Marc-Antoine Camirand finishes 3rd in Sunday's NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.
Ryan Blaney wins the 2nd Annual Chevrolet Silverado 250, his third victory in 45 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
J.F. Dumoulin finishes 12th in Sunday's NASCAR Canadian Tire Series race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario.
J.R. Fitzpatrick turned in another dominant performance to earn his fifth career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park and secure a season sweep at the famed Ontario road course.
Dylan Lupton scored his second career NASCAR K&N Pro Series West win Saturday night in a wild finish at Kern County Raceway Park.
Burt Myers got his first NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour win of 2014 Saturday night after a wild final lap of the Bayport Credit Union 150 at Langley Speedway.
Sprint Cup regular (No. 4 Chevrolet SS) Kevin Harvick wins the Great Clips 300, his 43rd victory in 312 NASCAR Nationwide Series races.
Denny Hamlin posted the third fastest single lap in final practice and he had the second quickest 10-lap average. His fastest lap of 187.114 mph was more than one mile per hour slower than Matt Kenseth’s top speed.
Joey Logano posted the second fastest lap and the fourth quickest time in final practice for the Oral-B USA 500. His single lap of 187.869 mph was 6/100ths of a second behind Kevin Harvick.
One record wasn’t enough for Andrew Ranger Saturday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, so he decided to make it two.
Ryan Preece backed up his fast time in afternoon practice to win his second consecutive Coors Light Pole Award at Langley Speedway for Saturday night's Bayport Credit Union 150.
After posting the quickest 10-lap average in the second session, Jeff Gordon backed that up with another top speed in final practice. He posted a speed of 183.299 mph during his first 10 laps on the track and reportedly had the quickest five- and 15-lap averages as well.