Hamlin held off Kevin Harvick, who had the speed in his car to make a run at the win.
Johnson built a lead on the restart with six laps left, but Harvick sped around Earnhardt on his fresh tires down the front stretch, setting…
His late father won 10 times at the Alabama track.
The race looked much like the Xfinity Series event Friday night in which Denny Hamlin led 248 of 250 laps.
Johnson makes final pass with 14 laps remaining to record second win of 2015 season.
The race also marked the Cup debut of Chase Elliott, who will replace the retiring Gordon in the Hendrick stable next season, and Elliott go…
Keselowski led only one lap, but capitalized on two late restarts to a green-white-checkered finish.
He will return to competition this weekend at Phoenix International Raceway in the No. 41 Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing.
Ryan Newman, runner-up to Harvick in the championship finale, finished third and was followed by Dale Earnhardt Jr. in a Chevrolet sweep of …
NASCAR officials said Monday that he has agreed to follow their recommended guidelines to be eligible for eventual reinstatement.