Published By Bill Schneider On Tuesday, October 30th 2012. Under Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers Tags: Brad Keselowski, Chase for the Cup, Clint Bowyer, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Denny Hamlin, Greg Biffle, Jeff Burton, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Jimmie Johnson Wins, Kasey Kahne, Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch, Martin Truex Jr., Martinsville NASCAR, Matt Kenseth, NASCAR, NASCAR Power Rankings, Sprint Cup Series, Tony Stewart
In addition to taking over the Chase lead with his win at Martinsville, Jimmie Johnson distanced himself from Brad Keselowski in this week’s ratings. Keselowski remains in second, but Clint Bowyer is not far behind in third. Kasey Kahne and Jeff Gordon round out the top five. Kyle Busch moves up two spots and is this week’s biggest mover, while teammate Denny Hamlin falls three spots to sixth and is this week’s biggest loser.