Joey Logano Scores First Cup Win at Charlotte to Advance in Chase

Joey Logano Scores First Cup Win at Charlotte to Advance in Chase

Oct 11, 2015

Jeff Gluck, USA TODAY Sports

CONCORD, N.C. — Joey Logano put on the most dominating performance of his career, leading a career-high number of laps en route to a win in the Chase for the Sprint Cup’s second round. The win, his fourth of the season, advances him to the third round no matter what happens at Kansas Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway.

"What a great car," Logano said. "This makes Talladega way easier. I know it's on everyone mind's when this round started. It certainly helps us sleep easier for the next couple of weeks. ...

Our team kept our heads up stayed confident. This helps us recharge our batteries and get ready for the  next round."

Kevin Harvick finished second, followed by Martin Truex Jr., Denny Hamlin and Kurt Busch. Carl Edwards, who won the May race at Charlotte was sixth. Austin Dillon, Jeff Gordon, Brad Keselowski and Aric Almirola rounded out the top 10.


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