'Smoke' escaped an accident during the Goodyear tire test earlier today unscathed.
Juan Pablo Montoya wants another shot at the Brickyard 400 crown and Team Penske is ready to be the team that gives him that chance.
Back to NASCAR for Michigan, Brickyard 400 at Indy
'We still have some ground to make up'
After today's victory, Ryan Newman replied back to his crew chief Matt Borland: "You get to drive the tractor."
Some of the tracks we go to twice, and Indy is one we get to go to once, and this is our trip to it.
The Crown Royal Presents the Samuel Deeds 400 at the Brickyard will mark the 20th race at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
Rear-grip issues plagued the car all race long.
Joe Jennings, NASCAR Correspondent
In the NASCAR Nationwide Series, past Indy 500 winner Sam Hornish Jr. is returning to the Brickyard with the points lead.
Ryan Newman now has 50 poles in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He will lead the field tomorrow with the hopes of winning the Crown Royal Presents the Samuel Deeds 400 in Indianapolis.
NASCAR writer Reid Spencer shares his memories of the Brickyard
Still Bayne managed a lap at 183.906 miles per hour, which will put him in the 28th starting spot for Sunday’s 400-mile run.