Despite the crashes in tonight’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Fourth of July race under the lights, Jimmie Johnson notched his second win in 2013 at the Daytona International Speedway.
A crash on 34th lap of the Daytona 500 has affected nine cars.
Final battles ready to commence for the top-tier of NASCAR.
Kevin Harvick won his second race in five days at Daytona with his win in the first Duel. In near record speed Kyle Busch took his second dual victory in Duel #2.
Johnson earns fifth Sprint Cup this season, and his first in The Chase at Dover International Speedway. Teammate Earnhardt Jr gives Hendrick team 1-2 finish.
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.
The final battle for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ Coca-Cola 600 marathon at Charlotte Motor Speedway came down to wire between Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne. Kurt Busch was third.
Team Chevy Racing press release
Despite the weather, the Joe Gibbs Racing team overcame their rivals for a one-two finish to start the Chase for the Sprint Cup
Richard Childress Racing press release
Bristol Night Race: The ‘Wild Card’ in the deck
Fuel calculation became a factor in the final laps, and once again the Captain and his team were spot on for their new 2013 season driver to earn the victory.
Amanda Vincent, NASCAR correspondent