Q: Looks like Kevin Harvick is on his way to a championship, and I couldn’t be happier about that.
Who was hurt more on Sunday – Kyle Busch or Jimmie Johnson? In particular, what has happened to the No. 48 team since August, and can it be fixed?
SPEED’s Bob Dillner reported, “there was an issue with the [Sylvania 300]-winning car of Kevin Harvick and also his teammate, Jeff Burton, in post-race tech.”
Kevin Harvick dominated the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Sunday, leading 118 of the final 123 laps to take the checkered flag for the second week in a row.
The Sylvania 300 is the 27th race on the 36-race NASCAR Nextel Cup schedule. The series returns for the first race of the Chase this time around.
Q: Do you think last year’s champion Tony Stewart should get an automatic entry into the next season’s Chase?
10. A slight miscalculation by team staff on the “driver weight vs. horsepower” ratio for Tony Stewart’s backup car.
There were several disturbing reports of NASCAR team orders on Saturday night.
0.75 – miles that make up one lap around Richmond International Raceway.
Indeed, one driver was left out of this year’s running for the championship. It’s just so happened to be the driver no one would have expected.
On a rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza of a night at Richmond, Kevin Harvick stole the show before the curtain closed on NASCAR’s regular season.