Chase Miller will be looking to make a name for himself in Saturday's Nationwide Series race at Kentucky -- but not if points leader Clint Bowyer and the boys have their say, writes Mark Ashenfelter.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. could be hitting the panic button, sitting in seventh place in the Chase. Heading to Talladega, that's hardly the case, writes Mark Ashenfelter.
There are two road courses on the Nextel Cup schedule, but this weekend's trip to Watkins Glen is unique, writes Mark Ashenfelter.
Jimmie Johnson and Tony Stewart running 1-2 isn't a big surprise for 2006, but there are plenty behind them, writes Mark Ashenfelter.
Tony Stewart and Jimmie Johnson are tied for the points lead. Both know the key to staying there is to stay out of trouble this Sunday.
Jeff Gordon's not used to fighting for 10th place in points. But that's exactly where he finds himself entering the Chase cutoff race.
Fifteen points. That's what kept Jamie McMurray from last year's Chase. This year, he aims to rectify things.
Tony Stewart's happy place during the stressful Chase? Hint: It involves heavy machinery and a lake.