NASCAR drivers: Who's Hot/Who's Not 07.18.13
Friday, Jul. 19, 2013
Brian Vickers: Is he kicking off a second chance at becoming a NASCAR superstar?
Jeff Burton: No, he never forgot how to drive.
Kyle Busch: A Nationwide win and a second place in Cup. Not a bad weekend.
Brad Keselowski: Top-five finish is just what the NASCAR doctor ordered to cure Chase blues.
Aric Almirola: Earns top-five Cup finish at New Hampshire.
Timothy Peters: His Truck wins always seem to come as a surprise.
Tony Stewart: You can't win without gas.
Kurt Busch: He is among the top 10 and then he is out.
Joey Logano: Please see Kurt Busch.
-- Jim Utter
What: 160 laps or 400 miles
Where: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a 2.5-mile flat, paved quad-oval in Indianapolis.
When: 1 p.m. July 28
Radio: Indianapolis Radio Network
Last year's winner: Jimmie Johnson
This week: STP 300, Nationwide Series, Chicagoland Speedway, 3 p.m. Sunday, ESPN.
Worth mentioning: Joey Logano is the only full-time Sprint Cup Series driver entered in this weekend's Nationwide Series. He will drive the No. 22 Ford for Penske Racing.