We are now halfway through The Chase for the Championship. Just five races remain until the 2008 Sprint Cup Series champion is crowned. Jeff Burton kept himself in title contention by winning the Bank of America 500 at the Lowe's Motor Speedway. He was able to cut a little bit of Jimmie Johnson's lead in the standings.
October 23, 2008
It's days like this that every car owner in NASCAR dreams of. Having all their cars sweep the top spots in a race is something that doesn't happen often. But for Richard Childress, Sunday was one of those rare days. His cars took the top three finishing spots in the Food City 500 at Bristol. Jeff Burton was able to take advantage of some troubles for other drivers late to take the win.
March 17, 2008
Matt Kenseth scores his third consecutive NASCAR victory bringing his total wins for the season to four and also giving him a sweep at Bristol this weekend. The win clinches him a spot in "The Chase for the Cup" Kenseth led 117 of 500 laps and closed the gap between him and points leader Jimmy Johnson to just 7 points
August 28, 2006