There is a 60% chance of rain at race time. Below my playoff predictions I also posted a few random predictions for the season as well. Also, 's Bank of America 500 moves one week earlier and will utilize the track's instead of its quad-oval; with the scheduled distance changing from 500 miles to 400 kilometers, the race will now be known as the. Round 7: started on pole after qualifying was cancelled just after the first round due to rain. It's probably too late to turn back now anyway. The start of the race was delayed due to rain. Clippers coach Doc Rivers goes in depth on what makes Stephen Curry and the Warriors special, and also says we still don't give him nearly enough credit for how great he is.
In Daytona 500 qualifying, won the pole while qualified second. Menard and both got into the wall. Jones spun again and ran over a battery and got into the wall and caught fire. He scored six top-10 finishes in the eight races at playoff tracks earlier this year, including his win at Talladega. Late in the final stage, had an engine failure as plowed into trying to avoid the smoke. He should go further in the playoffs. Eight of his 12 top-10 finishes this season came in the first 15 races of the year.
Chase Elliot has three top tens in his four races here. The Associated Press Stan Wawrinka, 34, pulled a crying boy out of a crush of autograph-seekers in the stands. The rookie class typically brings a lot of inconsistent finishes meaning most veterans should be able to rattle off some quality finishes week to week. The following week they will compete at the historic in the better known simply as the Sunday, September 9th. Harvick led early, but took the lead and won the first stage.
The drivers that are on the bubble will be giving it all they can to lock themselves on the Chase Grid. He started 17th at Bristol — the only time in the last seven races before Indianapolis that he started so far back. Ricky has shown he is a pro at superspeedways and now Junior is gone. But I believe we can get through the first round for sure by just executing and not making mistakes. In response, the governing body erroneously accused the sixth-ranked player in the world of cancelling a series of planned meetings between the two, before later apologizing for the mistake.
The next day, Zobrist was scratched from the lineup roughly an hour before the game for personal reasons and was placed on administrative leave the following day. Much more on Chase Elliott here:. Defending winner got in the wall after having a tire go down early. At some point in the playoffs, Keselowski will need to win. There's no Racing News down here.
The last four Cup races are at Martinsville, Texas, Phoenix and Homestead. He was second in the points entering the second round cutoff race at Talladega in 2014. We need to take every area, amp them up a little bit. This team will no longer exist in 10 weeks and enters the playoffs with some uneven performances. To be a true title contender, those finishes need to be better in the coming weeks.
In the motor component, whatever evolution we go to in the next generation of power plants for the cars … we have the opportunity with a clean sheet of paper to build a chassis that can accommodate that easily without having to tear a car apart. With vets like Gordon, Stewart, Biffle, Edwards, Earnhardt Jr, and Kenseth all gone, someone will step in and start winning a bunch of races. When both of those races have been completed the 16 drivers that have the chance to race for the championship in the final 10 races will be revealed. Truex stayed out during green flag pit stops and won his third win of the season and second at Sonoma with a ten second lead over Harvick. On November 4, 2017, Kenseth announced he would be stepping away from full-time racing and will not compete in any 2018 events, but on April 25, 2018, it was announced that Kenseth would drive the No.
In the second stage, had a tire go down and he got into the wall. No other driver in the final eight has a Cup champ daddy. Round of 12 30 , , October 7 2:00 p. In the third stage, got into the wall. In the final stage, Harvick continued to dominate as and tried to win on a different strategy as the rest of the field. The race was postponed from Sunday to Monday due to snow.
Bowman is in a similar position and could sneak in with a victory from a repeat winner or someone currently in the top 16. Elliott was named the Most Popular Driver in the Cup Series in 2018, an honor his father won 16 times. At Indianapolis, pit strategy and a timely caution put him in position to win. That means the Coke Zero Sugar 400, and will move one week later than 2017. But, maybe it will since the series has had a huge youth movement later which means some inconsistent young guns. This was the fourth consecutive Daytona 500 pole won by. On September 19, 2017, it was announced that Kahne would be driving the No.