This week’s race
Quicken Loans 400
What: 400 miles (200 laps)
Where: Michigan International Speedway, a 2-mile slightly banked, paved tri-oval in Brooklyn, Mich.
When: 1 p.m. Sunday
Radio: Motor Racing Network
Last year’s winner: Greg Biffle
Also this week: Ollie’s Bargain Outlet 250, Nationwide Series, Michigan International Speedway, 2 p.m. Saturday, ESPN.• Drivin’ for Linemen 200, Camping World Truck Series, Gateway Motorsports Park, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Fox Sports 1.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.: His first multiwin season since 2004.
Jeff Gordon: Reclaimed the series points lead over Matt Kenseth.
Kurt Busch: Third place was his best finish since his win at Martinsville in March.
Kyle Larson: Won the ARCA race at Pocono and finished fifth in the Cup race.
Matt Crafton: He and Kyle Busch are the Truck series’ only winners this season.
Greg Biffle: Might not have been his first choice but appears his career will continue at Roush Fenway Racing.
Kasey Kahne: Just can’t seem to catch a break this season.
Kevin Harvick: Has two wins this season, but how many more have slipped away?