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It’s been an up and down 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season for Roush-Fenway’s Greg Biffle.
The veteran driver is sitting ninth in the standings heading into this weekend’s return visit to the Michigan International Speedway for the Pure Michigan 400.
Biffle won at Michigan back in June as him and his Roush-Fenway teammates dominated that day. They’re hoping for similar results in the return trip this weekend as a victory would really solidify Biffle’s chances at making the Chase this year.
Biffle is only four points to the good on being in the automatic locked in spots. If he falls outside the top 10 he will have to go on the lone victory at MIS in June to get one of the wildcards, but he will be competiting with Kasey Kahne who has two wins, Martin Truex Jr. who’s currently in the 10th spot and Ryan Newman who won the Brickyard 400.
And that’s if none of those guys win another race and no one else outside the top 10 wins.
He’s only 22 points ahead of Newman entering this weekend...
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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Greg Biffle is coming to Richmond this Thursday, August 15, and fans are invited to participate in a free Q&A event, followed by a limited autograph session, co-hosted with Richmond’s Rock 96.5. Biffle, who is still looking for his first win at Richmond International Raceway, will be at Buffalo Wild Wings, located at 7801 West Broad Street, Richmond...
Greg Biffle has won the last two Sprint Cup races at Michigan. He could use another strong performance this weekend, because his position in the standings is a precarious one.
And he's not alone. There are four races left before the Chase for the Sprint Cup, with the top 10 drivers qualifying along with two wild cards. Biffle is in ninth place.
Even defending Cup champion Brad...
Although Greg Biffle can't secure a spot in the 2013 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400 (1 p.m. ET, ESPN) at Michigan International Speedway, a strong performance can go a long way in helping him reach the postseason as a championship contender.
Biffle currently is seeded ninth in the standings, 181 points behind leader Jimmie Johnson, who last...
This weekend, the NASCAR traveling circus heads back to Michigan International Speedway, a track that should provide some critical insight into where teams are at as the Sprint Cup regular season nears its conclusion.
Greg Biffle of Roush Fenway Racing has won the last two races at the 2-mile MIS oval, but lately he hasn't been running especially well: Biffle's 10th-place...
Right Place, Right Seat For Greg Biffle
Greg Biffle’s most recent top-five finish was a victory in June’s race at Michigan International Speedway.
Welcome home, Greg.
Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 sets up quite nicely for the driver of the No. 16 Roush Fenway Ford.
Biffle, the defending winner of the two-mile track’s August event, is in pursuit of his third consecutive victory...
Brooklyn, MI- I wrote earlier in the week that Roush/Fenway’s Greg Biffle could really solidify his NASCAR Chase for the Cup chances with a win Sunday in the Pure Michigan 400.
After all, he is the favorite in the race Sunday as he won the Quicken Loans 400 at the Michigan International Speedway back in June and has the best driver average in the series there.
Biffle has four wins...