From the 'Underdog' theme song: 'The cry goes up both far and near for Underdog! Underdog.'
Richard Childress Racing teammates Jeff Burton and Paul Menard participated in the Sprint Showdown finishing third and fourth, respectively. Kevin Harvick competed in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race, capturing an 11th place result.
Danica Patrick won the Sprint Fan Vote to gain entrance into her first NASCAR All-Star race.
The 14th-place finish was Tony Stewart’s 13th top-15 result in 15 career All-Star Races.
“We battled a lack of grip, a lack of track position and handling issues all night,” said Ryan Newman.
The NASCAR Sprint All-Star event does not add points for the championship chase but the pay-off is the goal!
Over the past year, Kurt Busch has worked with the Armed Forces Foundation.
Aric Almirola: "Our goal is to win the Sprint Showdown and race for the win in the All-Star Race."
Jerry Bonkowski, NASCAR Correspondent
Amanda Vincent, NASCAR correspondent
By Amanda Vincent, NASCAR reporter