During the final stage, spun after contact with. Uncoached began in 2007 with one site and a goal of creating content that was clear, concise, worth reading, entertaining, and useful. Who will win the 2017 championship? Busch won the first stage and Blaney won the second. Harvick dominated the race by leading the most laps and winning both stages. The 2017 season was the final season of several full time Cup Series drivers; two-time winner and two-time Xfinity Series champion , who announced his intention to retire at season's end, and 2003 champion and two-time Daytona 500 winner , who parted ways with Joe Gibbs Racing at the end of the season and was unable to secure a full-time ride for 2018, announced his hiatus from Cup Series competition. I think it's a better position to be in.
On the restart, Larson drove away from for his second win of the season. The last 150 laps were a battle between Kyle Busch and. The season ended with the at. That same day, announced that champion would replace Edwards in the No. With the move, all four restrictor-plate races will be broadcast over-the-air for the first time since 2006. Danica Patrick was involved in another incident when she spun and collected.
A race is considered official after the completion of the second stage equating roughly to the previous requirement of 50% of the scheduled distance under the previous format , meaning that the race can be halted with a winner during the third stage due to factors such as darkness or inclement weather. A competition caution is held at the end of each stage, during which drivers may optionally take a pit stop before the restart for the next stage. Harvick led early until he got passed by on a restart for a caution for a wreck between and. Once there the task will be for him and the No. Keselowski stayed off pit road and led off the restart, but was passed by Kyle Busch and Busch held off a battle between Johnson and Larson to win the All-Star Race in his twelfth try. He also does well at Miami; he's had three top-5 finishes there, and six of his seven wins in 2017 were on 1. The playoff round began with 16 drivers making it into championship contention, then the field began to be whittled down race after race.
The race also featured the debut of stage racing. He has three race wins, three stage wins and started 8 races on the pole. Busch and swapped the lead with Busch winning stage 1. The first of the four final drivers to cross the finish line is the champion. Elliott also transferred by winning the fan vote.
On the next restart, got three wide and got loose and crashed into the wall. Keselowski led the first 60 laps, but took the lead on pit road. Round 17: started on pole for possibly his final Daytona race of his career. Coming into the closing laps, , , and Kenseth got into a multi-car accident that brought out the red flag. Now I know why people hate him! On the restart, Earnhardt had a tire go down and again got into the wall.
They also did get other sponsors for some races this season. Roush-Fenway Racing's operations are suspended for the No. Round of 16 27 , , September 17 3:00 p. Keselowski pulled away to win the second stage. Jones attempted to make a pass as Elliott and Suárez were side-by-side for the lead, but got into the grass and destroyed the front end of his car. In the years since he has recorded a huge number of achievements, wins, and awards. On the final restart in overtime, took the lead from Keselowski and was leading when another big wreck took place after Kahne had passed the overtime line for his first win of the year and his first since.
He had a career that spanned over 30 years and included over 880 races. Tony Stewart Tony Steward is ready to drive. If a driver qualifies for the post-season, their championship points will be reset to 2000, and their banked playoff points will be added to this total. McMurray, , Kenseth, and Larson were eliminated from the playoffs. Additionally, pit road is closed once the leader of the race crosses the start-finish-line with 2 laps to go in the stage.
Harvick's success at Miami points to another victory; he s the statistical leader in top-five finishes eight , top 10s 14 and laps run 4,277 in Miami. It also marked the last season for road-course ringer and two-time Daytona 500 winner. They also drove at Texas with and with again at Talladega and was going to in Charlotte in May, but gave the ride to for unknown reasons. Last week's race at Phoenix eliminated the Round of 8 down to the Championship 4. Blaney held off to get his first career win and the first win for since , and the 3rd first time winner of the season. Jonathan Ferrey Why is Kyle Busch the one to beat? After the restart, Kyle Busch was able pull away and hold off for his third win of the season and moving to the next round of the playoffs. On the restart, Logano took the lead from Keselowski, but had a tire go down and got into the wall.
This was the third season of the current 10-year television contract with and and the second of a five-year race sanctioning agreement with all tracks. Brad Keselowski, Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick, and Martin Truex Jr. While under caution, Kenseth got into as the field stacked up due to an ambulance at the entry of pit road. He emerged that day with grace and incredible composure and made a name for himself in the best way. Round 22: started on pole for the third consecutive race. Richard Petty Motorsports announced on December 16 that they will not hire a replacement driver.
The race was dominated between and as Truex won both stages and Larson led the most laps. If a car is not able to return to pit road unassisted, the car is immediately deemed retired from the race. At this point the top 10 drivers on the championship points standings will be awarded additional playoff points; the regular-season champion will receive 15, second place will receive 10, and the remainder descending from 8 to 1. Larson made heavy contact with the wall, bringing out a several minute red flag. Another multicar wreck with 50 laps to go involved , , , , and other drivers. .