6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Of 2014 Nets 6th Different Winner

March 31, 2014
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Kurt Busch, who passed Jimmie Johnson with ten laps remaining, sailed on to win the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia on Sunday, becoming the sixth different winner in six races in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup racing season.

Busch won at Martinsville for the first time since 2002, beating a racer who was been victorious at the track eight different times.

Meanwhile, a third-place finish propelled Dale Earnhardt, Jr. into the top position in the Sprint Cup points standings.

 

Sunday’s Top Ten:

1)  Kurt Busch

2)  Jimmie Johnson

3)  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

4)  Joey Logano

5)  Marcos Ambrose

6)  Matt Kenseth

7)  Kevin Harvick

8)  Aric Almirola

9)  Clint Bowyer

10) Paul Menard

 

The Points Standings Leaders:

1)  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.  227

2)  Matt Kenseth  218

3)  Carl Edwards  217

4)  Jeff Gordon  216

5)  Jimmie Johnson  209

6)  Kyle Busch  189

7)  Brad Keselowski  188

8)  Joey Logano  187

9)  Austin Dillon  179

10) Ryan Newman  174

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