The ball is now in the lap of Martin Truex Jr.
The aftermath of the NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Richmond has bitten Michael Waltrip Racing with the news that NAPA will leave at end of the season.
Prior to the start of the Chicagoland race - the first one in the Chase for the Sprint Cup - NASCAR announced the new restart rules.
More on the fallout from the Richmond race with changes effective immediately, and some to come later.
Was Joey Logano's move ahead of David Gilliland in Richmond set-up between the two Ford teams?
NASCAR president Mike Helton replies to questions on the penalties handed out to the Michael Waltrip Racing team following the Richmond race. NASCAR vice-president of competition Robin Pemberton was also present.
The result at Richmond International Raceway helped Logano secure a top ten finish in the point standings after the first 26 races of the NSCS season.
Statements from Stewart-Haas Racing regarding NASCAR ruling to include Ryan Newman and No. 39 team in 2013 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup
The feat will go into the record books as the first driver from a single-car team to qualify for the Chase since the 10-race, 12-driver championship format began in 2004.
Carl Edwards on Sprint Cup, Brad Keselowski on Nationwide and Ross Chastain on Camping World Truck.
Stenhouse Jr. finishes top 10; Edwards Finishes ‘regular season’ first in points.