Jimmie Johnson’s NASCAR Power Rankings lead grows after finishing third at Charlotte, his fourth top five finish in the last five races.  Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin remain in second and third, respectively.

Race winner Clint Bowyer climbs to fourth and is this week’s biggest mover, while Kyle Busch rounds out the top five. 

Jeff Gordon falls three spots to seventh and is this week’s biggest loser.  Matt Kenseth, Ryan Newman and Marcos Ambrose all also had difficult weeks in Charlotte


Clint Bowyer celebrates his Charlotte victory with a burnout

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After Week 31 – Charlotte

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