Kyle Busch maintains a strong NASCAR Power Rankings lead following his sixth place finish at Richmond.  Carl Edwards moved up to second place, followed by Jeff Gordon in third and Jimmie Johnson in fourth place.  Kurt Busch rounds out this week’s top five. 

David Ragan, meanwhile, is this week’s biggest mover after finishing fourth.  The aforementioned Carl Edwards also lands in the biggest mover list.  Juan Pablo Montoya and Jamie McMurray also had strong weeks at Richmond.

Jimmie Johnson is the biggest loser of the week.  Joey Logano, Paul Menard and Matt Kenseth also lost ground to the field this week.

The Wife Hates NASCAR Power Rankings

After Week 26 – Richmond



Kevin Harvick may have won at Richmond, but Kyle Busch remains on top of this week’s NASCAR Power Rankings

The Wife Hates Sports has vowed to get more involved with NASCAR, and that’s why I am proud to introduce Bill Schneider, who will present his NASCAR power ratings on a weekly basis.  I know you will see his ratings system as unique and different than the rest.  He also infuses stats and involves recent results during the NASCAR season. – Kevin Paul

Write-up by Kevin Paul | Rankings by Bill Schneider