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NASCAR Power Rankings: Busch Brothers Own Sonoma, Harvick Still Leads

Brothers Kyle and Kurt Busch owned Sonoma over the weekend, finishing a race first and second for the first time in their Sprint Cup careers. The victory went to Kyle Busch, his first in an injury-shortened season. It was a very important stepping stone for Busch, considering he's missed eleven races, following injuries sustained back on [...]

By | June 30th, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Busch Brothers Own Sonoma, Harvick Still Leads

NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick Sees Lead Cut in Half at Michigan

"Rain Rain Go Away" certainly won't be a phrase that you will be hearing from Kurt Busch after this weekend's rain-soaked race at Michigan. But you may hear it from Kevin Harvick. Busch stole away a victory - his second of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season - at what should be referred to as the "Quicker [...]

By | June 16th, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick Sees Lead Cut in Half at Michigan

NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick and Truex Jr. Lapping the Field

Each week of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season seems to either bring a unique headline or end a long drought. This week's good fortune storyline falls in the lap of Martin Truex Jr., who has certainly had a brilliant season.  Pocono was the third straight race where Truex Jr. led the most laps, but this [...]

By | June 9th, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick and Truex Jr. Lapping the Field

NASCAR Power Rankings: Four Wins for Johnson, Big Lead for Harvick

 Jimmie Johnson won for the fourth time this season and the tenth time overall at Dover. "There's nothin' better then cheap champagne", Johnson wrote on his Instagram account, following the record-setting victory. With the win, Johnson is the week's biggest mover in the latest edition of NASCAR Power Rankings at The Wife Hates Sports, jumping three spots [...]

By | June 1st, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Four Wins for Johnson, Big Lead for Harvick

NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick and Truex Jr. Lead the Way

For the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, it was another race in the books and another solid run by both Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr.   Truex Jr. led a race-high 131 laps at the Coca-Cola 600, finishing in fifth, while Harvick led 26 laps and finished ninth. But the bigger stat to note is [...]

By | May 26th, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Harvick and Truex Jr. Lead the Way

NASCAR Power Rankings: Johnson’s Third Win Not Enough to Pass Harvick

Martin Truex Jr. led a race-high 95 laps at Kansas over the weekend, but it was Jimmie Johnson who got the last laugh at the Spongebob Squarepants 400. Insert your best Spongebob laugh impersonation here and then slowly back away. The win was Johnson's third of the 2015 Sprint Cup season, adding yet another notch in the [...]

By | May 12th, 2015|Bill Schneider, Features, NASCAR, Power Rankings, Writers|Comments Off on NASCAR Power Rankings: Johnson’s Third Win Not Enough to Pass Harvick