NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Mid-Season Stats

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Mid-season stats for the Sprint Cup series.

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Points Standings
After Race 18 at Kentucky Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 4 Kevin Harvick 599 Leader 18 1 7 14 1
2 2 Brad Keselowski 595 -4 18 4 8 12 0
3 41 Kurt Busch 583 -16 18 1 6 15 0
4 19 Carl Edwards 566 -33 18 2 7 12 3
5 22 Joey Logano 533 -66 18 1 7 11 3
6 18 Kyle Busch 521 -78 18 3 10 11 4
7 78 Martin Truex Jr. 514 -85 18 1 3 8 0
8 24 Chase Elliott # 492 -107 18 0 6 11 1
9 48 Jimmie Johnson 484 -115 18 2 6 7 3
10 20 Matt Kenseth 477 -122 18 1 2 7 2
11 11 Denny Hamlin 472 -127 18 1 5 7 3
12 31 Ryan Newman 463 -136 18 0 1 6 1
13 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 461 -138 18 0 5 6 4
14 3 Austin Dillon 460 -139 18 0 3 8 1
15 1 Jamie McMurray 439 -160 18 0 1 4 1
16 6 Trevor Bayne 429 -170 18 0 2 4 0
Points Outside the Top 16
17 5 Kasey Kahne 423 -6 18 0 2 6 1
18 21 Ryan Blaney # 415 -14 18 0 1 6 1
19 42 Kyle Larson 412 -17 18 0 3 5 2
20 47 AJ Allmendinger 398 -31 18 0 1 3 2
21 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 389 -40 18 0 2 3 2
22 16 Greg Biffle 359 -70 18 0 0 2 3
23 27 Paul Menard 343 -86 18 0 0 1 4
24 10 Danica Patrick 327 -102 18 0 0 0 3
25 43 Aric Almirola 325 -104 18 0 0 0 3
26 15 Clint Bowyer 322 -107 18 0 0 3 2
27 13 Casey Mears 279 -150 18 0 0 0 0
28 38 Landon Cassill 271 -158 18 0 0 0 0
29 23 David Ragan 263 -166 18 0 0 0 2
30 14 Tony Stewart 248 -181 10 1 2 4 2
31 44 Brian Scott # 217 -212 18 0 0 0 3
32 7 Regan Smith 210 -219 18 0 0 1 4
33 34 Chris Bueshcher # 198 -231 18 0 0 0 4
34 95 Michael McDowell 194 -235 14 0 0 1 1
35 98 Cole Whitt 190 -239 16 0 0 0 4
36 93 Matt Dibenedetto 179 -250 18 0 0 1 6
37 46 Michael Annett 165 -264 18 0 0 0 3
39 14 Brian Vickers 92 -337 15 0 0 0 4
38 30 Josh Wise 86 -343 5 0 0 1 1
41 32 Jeffrey Earnhardt # 79 -350 11 0 0 0 3
40 55 Reed Sorenson 61 -368 10 0 0 0 1
44 55 Michael Waltrip 51 -378 3 0 0 0 0
42 32 Bobby Labonte 46 -383 2 0 0 0 0
43 35 David Gilliland 42 -557 2 0 0 0 0
45 32 Patrick Carpentier 4 -595 1 0 0 0 0
46 26 Robert Richardson Jr 3 -596 1 0 0 0 1

 

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Owner Standing
After Race 18 at Kentucky Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Stewart-Haas Racing 4 1 599 Leader 18
2 Team Penske 2 4 595 -4 18
3 Stewart-Haas Racing 41 1 583 -16 18
4 Joe Gibbs Racing 19 2 566 -33 18
5 Team Penske 22 1 533 -66 18
6 Joe Gibbs Racing 18 3 521 -78 18
7 Furniture Row Racing 78 1 514 -85 18
8 Hendrick Motorsports 24 0 492 -107 18
9 Hendrick Motorsports 48 2 484 -115 18
10 Joe Gibbs Racing 20 1 477 -122 18
11 Joe Gibbs Racing 11 1 472 -127 18
12 Richard Childress Racing 31 0 463 -136 18
13 Hendrick Motorsports 88 0 461 -138 18
14 Richard Childress Racing 3 0 460 -139 18
15 Chip Ganassi Racing 1 0 439 -160 18
16 Roush Fenway Racing 6 0 429 -170 18
17 Hendrick Motorsports 5 0 423 -176 18
18 Wood Brothers Racing 21 0 415 -184 18
19 Chip Ganassi Racing 42 0 412 -187 18
20 Stewart-Haas Racing 14 1 400 -199 18
21 JTG Daughery Racing 47 0 398 -201 18
22 Roush Fenway Racing 17 0 389 -210 18
23 Roush Fenway Racing 16 0 359 -240 18
24 Richard Childress Racing 27 0 343 -256 18
25 Stewart-Haas Racing 10 0 327 -272 18
26 Richard Petty Motorsports 43 0 325 -274 18
27 Hscott Motorsports 15 0 322 -277 18
28 Germain Racing 13 0 279 -320 18
29 Front Row Motorsports 38 0 271 -328 18
30 BK Racing 23 0 263 -336 18
31 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 95 0 260 -339 18
32 Richard Petty Motorsports 44 0 217 -382 18
33 Tommy Baldwin Racing 7 0 210 -389 18
34 Front Row Motorsports 34 0 198 -401 18
35 BK Racing 83 0 190 -409 18
36 Premium Motorsports 98 0 188 -411 18
37 Hscott Motorsports 46 0 165 -434 18
38 GO FAS Racing 32 0 149 -450 18
39 Premium Motorsports 55 0 111 -488 13
40 The Motorsports Group 30 0 92 -507 18
41 Front Row Motorsports 35 0 46 -553 3
42 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 59 0 29 -570 1
43 BK Racing 93 0 11 -588 3
44 BK Racing 26 0 3 -596 1
45 Hillman Racing 40 0 0 -599 1

 

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 18 at Kentucky Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 8 743 Leader
2 Chevrolet 5 723 -20
3 Ford 5 686 -57

 

Sunoco Rookie of the Year
After Race 18 at Kentucky Speedway
Pos Car # Driver Points Behind
1 24 Chase Elliott 241 Leader
2 21 Ryan Blaney 190 -51
3 44 Brian Scott 151 -90
4 34 Chris Buescher 148 -93
5 32 Jeffrey Earnhardt 76 -165

 

Top 20 Laps Lead Drivers
Pos. Drivers Laps Percentage
1 Martin Truex Jr 866 16.65%
2 Kevin Harvick 829 15.94%
3 Kyle Busch 700 13.46%
4 Carl Edwards 685 13.17%
5 Matt Kenseth 431 8.29%
6 Brad Keselowski 328 6.31%
7 Joey Logano 275 5.29%
8 Kurt Busch 231 4.44%
9 Jimmie Johnson 228 4.38%
11 Denny Hamlin 168 3.23%
12 Chase Elliott # 118 2.27%
13 Kyle Larson 103 1.98%
14 Dale Earnhardt Jr 53 1.02%
15 Tony Stewart 35 0.67%
16 Trevor Bayne 34 0.65%
17 AJ Allmendinger 24 0.46%
18 Landon Cassill 20 0.38%
19 Paul Menard 20 0.38%
20 Danica Patrick 10 0.19%

 

Top 20 Drivers Total Practice Lap Count
Pos. Car # Driver Total Percentage Of All Laps Run
1 24 Chase Elliott # 1587 3.15%
2 41 Kurt Busch 1529 3.03%
3 22 Joey Logano 1516 3.01%
4 48 Jimmie Johnson 1504 2.98%
5 18 Kyle Busch 1492 2.96%
6 44 Brian Scott # 1487 2.95%
7 34 Chris Bueshcher # 1454 2.88%
8 5 Kasey Kahne 1452 2.88%
9 2 Brad Keselowski 1435 2.85%
10 27 Paul Menard 1435 2.85%
11 11 Denny Hamlin 1430 2.84%
12 42 Kyle Larson 1419 2.81%
13 21 Ryan Blaney # 1413 2.80%
14 20 Matt Kenseth 1408 2.79%
15 31 Ryan Newman 1373 2.72%
16 1 Jamie McMurray 1370 2.72%
17 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 1348 2.67%
18 16 Greg Biffle 1334 2.65%
19 10 Danica Patrick 1319 2.62%
20 4 Kevin Harvick 1313 2.60%

 

Races Lead Changes Different Drivers Cautions Laps Gap Finish Average Speed
18 Total
326 N/A 135 718 N/A N/A
Average
18 9 8 40 0.895 126.152
Race Time Laps Schedule Miles OT Attempts Penalties
Total
56:47:40 5202 5190 7184.7 4 463
Average
03:09:19 289 288 399.1 1 26

 

Top 16 in Points Season Average Starting Position   Top 16 in Points Season Average Finish
Pos. Car # Driver Average   Pos. Car # Driver Average
1 11 Denny Hamlin 6.72 1 4 Kevin Harvick 8.94
2 19 Carl Edwards 7.61 2 41 Kurt Busch 9.11
3 22 Joey Logano 8.00 3 2 Brad Keselowski 9.22
4 2 Brad Keselowski 10.17 4 19 Carl Edwards 10.50
5 20 Matt Kenseth 10.17 5 22 Joey Logano 12.22
6 78 Martin Truex Jr. 10.33 6 78 Martin Truex Jr. 12.50
7 18 Kyle Busch 10.50 7 18 Kyle Busch 13.28
8 41 Kurt Busch 11.33 8 24 Chase Elliott # 14.06
9 48 Jimmie Johnson 12.61 9 31 Ryan Newman 14.89
10 24 Chase Elliott # 12.72 10 48 Jimmie Johnson 14.94
11 4 Kevin Harvick 13.00 11 3 Austin Dillon 15.06
12 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 13.44 12 20 Matt Kenseth 15.39
13 3 Austin Dillon 13.50 13 11 Denny Hamlin 15.50
14 31 Ryan Newman 14.94 14 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 15.56
15 21 Ryan Blaney # 15.00 15 1 Jamie McMurray 16.61
16 5 Kasey Kahne 15.17 16 5 Kasey Kahne 16.67

 

2016 Sprint Cup Winners
Pos. Driver Wins
1 Brad Keselowski 4
2 Kyle Busch 3
3 Jimmie Johnson 2
4 Carl Edwards 2
5 Matt Kenseth 1
6 Martin Truex Jr. 1
7 Kurt Busch 1
8 Kevin Harvick 1
9 Joey Logano 1
10 Denny Hamlin 1
11 Tony Stewart 1

 

Top 5s for Sprint Cup Drivers   Top 10s for Sprint Cup Drivers
Pos. Driver Top 5s   Pos. Driver Top 10s
1 Kyle Busch 10 1 Kurt Busch 15
2 Brad Keselowski 8 2 Kevin Harvick 14
3 Kevin Harvick 7 3 Brad Keselowski 12
4 Carl Edwards 7 4 Carl Edwards 12
5 Joey Logano 7 5 Chase Elliott 11
6 Jimmie Johnson 6 6 Kyle Busch 11
7 Chase Elliott 6 7 Joey Logano 11
8 Kurt Busch 6 8 Austin Dillon 8
9 Dale Earnhardt Jr 5 9 Martin Truex Jr. 8
10 Denny Hamlin 5 10 Jimmie Johnson 7

 

Poles   Manufacturer Sprint Cup Poles
Pos. Driver Poles   Manufacturer Poles Different Drivers
1 Carl Edwards 3 Toyota 6 3
2 Kurt Busch 2 Chevy 5 3
3 Chase Elliott 2 Ford 4 3
4 Joey Logano 2 Cancelled 3
5 Martin Truex Jr. 2
6 Austin Dillon 1
7 Kyle Busch 1
8 Brad Keselowski 1
9 Greg Biffle 1
10 Cancelled 3

 

Average Top Starting Manufacturer Average
1 Chevy 2.78
2 Toyota 2.83
3 Ford 3.56
Average Top Finishing Manufacturer Average
1 Chevy 2.28
2 Toyota 2.28
3 Ford 4.28

 

Penalties Total Percentage
Pitting before pit road is open 149 32.18%
Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area 104 22.46%
Speed-On Pit Road 90 19.44%
Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon 33 7.13%
Outside half of the pit box tire violation/Team member not in contact with the outside tires 26 5.62%
Pre-Race to the rear 24 5.18%
Pitting after taking the wave around 9 1.94%
Safety Violation 9 1.94%
Commitment Line Violation 8 1.73%
Driving through more than 3 pit boxes 4 0.86%
Pulling up to pit 2 0.43%
Removing equipment from assigned pit area 2 0.43%
Jumping the start 1 0.22%
Non-compliant fueling 1 0.22%
Running the stop and go sign/light 1 0.22%
Car/Turck pitting out of the assigned pit box 0 0.00%
Disobeying a NASCAR request 0 0.00%
Passing on a start or restart 0 0.00%
Tire Violation-Removing outside tire acceptable/Rolling a tire(s) beyond the center of pit road 0 0.00%
Tossing or throwing the fuel filler/overflow containers/equipment 0 0.00%

 

Top 20 Drivers With Penalties
Pos. Car # Drivers Total
1 23 David Ragan 23
2 31 Ryan Newman 21
3 10 Danica Patrick 20
4 11 Denny Hamlin 18
5 42 Kyle Larson 18
6 48 Jimmie Johnson 17
7 7 Regan Smith 16
8 44 Brian Scott # 16
9 19 Carl Edwards 15
10 16 Greg Biffle 14
11 3 Austin Dillon 13
12 13 Casey Mears 13
13 27 Paul Menard 13
14 95 Michael McDowell 13
15 2 Brad Keselowski 11
16 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 11
17 30 Josh Wise 11
18 46 Michael Annett 11
19 47 AJ Allmendinger 11
20 98 Cole Whitt 11

 

 

 

 

 

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