Camry driver Denny Hamlin won Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway. The win could solidify Hamlin a spot in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.The Chesterfield-Va. native led 12 laps (of 188) en route to his first career points race win at a superspeedway -- he has four non-points wins at Daytona International Speedway. He started the race from the 34th position in his 300th career NSCS start and went on to win his 24th career victory.The win marks the second of the season for Toyota, 65th in NSCS since joining the series in 2007 and third at the 2.66-mile Alabama superspeedway. Camry drivers Clint Bowyer (third) and Brian Vickers (fourth) also earned top-five finishes at Talladega. The finish for Bowyer was his best of the season and for Vickers it ties his season best also matched at Texas Motor Speedway in April.
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