Denny Hamlin turned a lap of 157.978 mph to win the pole at Dover International Speedway.
Hamlin followed up his pole last week at Charlotte Motor Speedway with the top speed on Friday and his 15th career pole.
Martin Truex Jr., who won his only career Cup race at Dover, joins Hamlin on the front row. Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth and Ryan Newman round out the top five.
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The fast time on Friday at Dover International Speedway was set by Denny Hamlin in the No. 11 car. Hamlin won the pole for the FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks. It is the second consecutive pole for Hamlin.
On Sunday 43 cars will take the to 1 mile concrete track for 400 laps. Last years spring race was won by Jimmie Johnson.
With only 43 cars on the entry...
Denny Hamlin, driver of the No.11 FedEx Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing will be sporting a new look this weekend at Dover for the FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks. This is the third year Hamlin has underwent a makeover of his car for this race.
FedEx is sponsoring the Sprint Cup race at Dover, with the hopes of bringing awareness to autism. This year marks the seventh straight year...
Denny Hamlin will start on the pole for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.In winning the pole for the race he would set a new track record with a lap of 195.6 mph. A total of eight drivers broke the previous track record in qualifying. Drivers will need to run around the 1.5 mile dog-legged track 400 times to complete the 600 mile race. This is the longest race on the...
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Denny Hamlin was fined earlier this year for his comments about the Generation-6 car. While Hamlin did not pursue an appeal of the $25,000 fine from NASCAR he has let his displeasure be known.
On Saturday Brian France spoke to the media before the running of the Nationwide Series event at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
One of the topics France was asked to talk about...
Denny Hamlin broke the track record Thursday with a lap of 195.624 mph to capture the pole for the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Hamlin, who has never won a Sprint Cup race at CMS, was one of eight drivers to top the previous record of 193.708 set last October by Greg Biffle.
It is Hamlin's 14th career pole.
Four Toyotas will start in the top five. Hamlin...
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Denny Hamlin missed four races after his wreck and resultant back injury. Season over right? No chance at making The Chase, right? Well, hold up.Denny Hamlin brought home the #11 Fed Ex Toyota Camry to an outstanding second place finish Saturday night. The win moved Hamlin to a respectable 26th in points, with the meat of the summer schedule ahead of him.Post race, JD Gibbs was asked...
Denny Hamlin returned to action at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, but his run was short-lived.
After missing the past four NASCAR Sprint Cup races because of a broken vertebra, Hamlin was cleared to race this weekend. He ran only the opening segment before being replaced by Brian Vickers in the car.
What did he think of his Talladega run?
"The speed of it is the biggest...
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After Denny Hamlin hurt his back in a last-lap wreck with Joey Logano at Auto Club Speedway, he vowed he would be back in a race car by Richmond, while his team of doctors said it would be more like Darlington. Determined, Hamlin had his team and those around him convinced he would be ready for Richmond, a full three weeks ahead of schedule...
Denny Hamlin remains in a holding pattern concerning whether or not he can race this weekend.
Hamlin is awaiting final word on whether or not he is cleared to compete at Richmond International Raceway this weekend and does not expect to have that until after business hours today. Dr. Jerry Petty has to give final approval on clearing Hamlin.
"There's a large team of doctors...