Denny Hamlin was frustrated with Joey Logano’s decision to go three wide in the late stages of the Daytona 500.
Jimmie Johnson sped away from the field after the final restart in the Daytona 500 and held off a hard-charging Dale Earnhardt Jr. to win.
Tony Stewart won the DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona, but the victory was marred by a heart-stopping wreck that saw Kyle Larson’s car demolished after flying into the catch fence.
A rare pit road mistake and subsequent part failure ended Jimmie Johnson’s title hopes, allowing Brad Keselowski to lock up the title with a 15th-place run.
Penske Racing driver Brad Keselowski was fined $25,000 and placed on NASCAR probation until the end of the calendar year for having his cell phone in his possession onboard the race car.
Kevin Harvick won the AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. A Jimmie Johnson wreck allowed Brad Keselowski to open up a 20-point lead heading into Homestead.
Jimmie Johnson pulled away from Brad Keselowski during a green-white-checkered-flag finish to win the AAA Texas 500 and tighten his grip on a possible sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship.
Clint Bowyer won the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The win is his third Sprint Cup victory of the season, and eighth of his career.
Brad Keselowski stretched his fuel over the final green-flag run and won the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, his fifth race of the season.
Brad Keselowski won round 1 of the Chase for the Sprint Cup by taking the checkered flag of the Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.