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Mid-Week Rankings: Richmond I, 2015

Kevin Harvick tops my mid-week Richmond rankings. (photo courtesy nascar)

Kevin Harvick tops my mid-week Richmond rankings. (photo courtesy nascar)

Here are my mid-week driver rankings for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching:

  • The loop data for the past 15 Sprint Cup races (excluding Daytona and Talladega);
  • the loop data for the past four races;
  • the loop data for the past four races at Richmond;
  • the loop data for the past seven races at four other tracks in the Flats track group (i.e., MartinsvillePhoenixPocono, Indy and New Hampshire);
  • the practice and qualifying data for the past four races at Richmond; and
  • the practice and qualifying data for past seven races at the aforementioned Flats.

The results:

  1. Kevin Harvick
  2. Brad Keselowski
  3. Jeff Gordon
  4. Joey Logano
  5. Matt Kenseth
  6. Kurt Busch
  7. Jamie McMurray
  8. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  9. Kasey Kahne
  10. Kyle Larson Continue reading

Final Rankings: Richmond II, 2014

Kevin Harvick remains my pick to win tonight at Richmond.

Kevin Harvick remains my pick to win tonight at Richmond.

Here are my final driver rankings for tonight’s race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching the practice and qualifying data from Richmond on Friday, and then melding it with the historical data:

  1. Kevin Harvick
  2. Jeff Gordon
  3. Brad Keselowski
  4. Joey Logano
  5. Clint Bowyer
  6. Jimmie Johnson
  7. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  8. Matt Kenseth
  9. Jamie McMurray
  10. Denny Hamlin Continue reading

Mid-Week Rankings: Richmond II, 2014

Kevin Harvick tops my early Richmond rankings.

Kevin Harvick tops my early Richmond rankings. (photo courtesy nascar)

Here are my early driver rankings for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching:

  • The loop data for the past 15 Sprint Cup races (excluding Daytona, Watkins Glen and Sonoma;
  • the loop data for the past four races;
  • the loop data for the past four races at Richmond;
  • the loop data for the past seven races at four other tracks in the Flats track group (i.e., MartinsvillePhoenixPocono, Indy and New Hampshire);
  • the practice and qualifying data for the past four races at Richmond; and
  • the practice and qualifying data for past seven races at the aforementioned Flats.

The results:

  1. Kevin Harvick
  2. Jeff Gordon
  3. Joey Logano
  4. Brad Keselowski
  5. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  6. Clint Bowyer
  7. Matt Kenseth
  8. Jimmie Johnson
  9. Denny Hamlin
  10. Kasey Kahne Continue reading

Final Rankings: Richmond I, 2014

Here are my final driver rankings for tonight’s race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching the practice and qualifying data from Richmond on Friday, and then melding it with the historical data:

  1. Jimmie Johnson
  2. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  3. Kevin Harvick
  4. Matt Kenseth
  5. Clint Bowyer
  6. Jeff Gordon
  7. Kyle Busch
  8. Kasey Kahne
  9. Joey Logano
  10. Carl Edwards Continue reading

Early Rankings: Richmond I, 2014

Here are my early driver rankings for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching:

  • The loop data for the past 15 Sprint Cup races (excluding Daytona);
  • the loop data for the past four races;
  • the loop data for the past four races at Richmond;
  • the loop data for the past seven races at four other tracks in the Flats track group (i.e., MartinsvillePhoenixPocono and New Hampshire);
  • the practice and qualifying data for the past four races at Richmond; and
  • the practice and qualifying data for past seven races at the aforementioned Flats.

The results:

  1. Jeff Gordon
  2. Kyle Busch
  3. Jimmie Johnson
  4. Matt Kenseth
  5. Clint Bowyer
  6. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  7. Kevin Harvick
  8. Brad Keselowski
  9. Joey Logano
  10. Denny Hamlin Continue reading

Final Rankings: Richmond II, 2013

Here are my final driver rankings for tonight’s race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching the practice and qualifying data from Richmond on Friday, and then melding it with the historical data:

  1. Kyle Busch
  2. Jeff Gordon
  3. Clint Bowyer
  4. Matt Kenseth
  5. Jimmie Johnson
  6. Kasey Kahne
  7. Brad Keselowski
  8. Kevin Harvick
  9. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  10. Kurt Busch Continue reading

Mid-Week Rankings: Richmond II, 2013

Here are my early driver rankings for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching:

  • The loop data for the past 15 Sprint Cup races (excluding Daytona, Talladega, Sonoma and Watkins Glen);
  • the loop data for the past four races;
  • the loop data for the past four races at Richmond;
  • the loop data for the past eight races at the other tracks in the Flats track group (i.e., Martinsville, Phoenix, Indy, Pocono and New Hampshire);
  • the practice and qualifying data for the past four races at Richmond; and
  • the practice and qualifying data for past eight races at the aforementioned Flats.

The results:

  1. Kyle Busch
  2. Jeff Gordon
  3. Carl Edwards
  4. Jimmie Johnson
  5. Kevin Harvick
  6. Kasey Kahne
  7. Clint Bowyer
  8. Matt Kenseth
  9. Brad Keselowski
  10. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Continue reading

Final Rankings: Richmond I, 2013

Here are my final driver rankings for tonight’s race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching the practice and qualifying data from Richmond on Friday, and then melding it with the historical data:

  1. Kyle Busch
  2. Clint Bowyer
  3. Matt Kenseth
  4. Kasey Kahne
  5. Jeff Gordon
  6. Kevin Harvick
  7. Mark Martin
  8. Jimmie Johnson
  9. Carl Edwards
  10. Brian Vickers Continue reading

Early Rankings: Richmond I, 2013

Here are my early driver rankings for this week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching:

  • The loop data for the past 15 Sprint Cup races (excluding Daytona and Talladega);
  • the loop data for the past four race;
  • the loop data for the past four races at Richmond;
  • the loop data for the past eight races at the other tracks in the Flats track group (i.e., Martinsville, Phoenix, Indy, Pocono and New Hampshire);
  • the practice and qualifying data for the past four races at Richmond; and
  • the practice and qualifying data for past eight races at the aforementioned Flats.

The results:

  1. Jimmie Johnson
  2. Kyle Busch
  3. Jeff Gordon
  4. Clint Bowyer
  5. Kasey Kahne
  6. Carl Edwards
  7. Kevin Harvick
  8. Mark Martin
  9. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  10. Brad Keselowski Continue reading

Final Rankings: Richmond II, 2012

Here are my final driver rankings for tonight’s race at Richmond. I compiled them by crunching the practice data from Richmond on Friday, and then melding it with the historical data:

  1. Denny Hamlin
  2. Jimmie Johnson
  3. Jeff Gordon
  4. Kevin Harvick
  5. Carl Edwards
  6. Clint Bowyer
  7. Kyle Busch
  8. Mark Martin
  9. Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
  10. Kasey Kahne Continue reading