Jimmie Johnson continues to lead the Sprint Cup standings after Darlington

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Even with Matt Kenseth’s win at Darlington Raceway in the Bojangles Southern 500, Jimmie Johnson continues to lead the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings. Johnson holds a 44 point lead over Carl Edwards.

KENSETH WINS AT DARLINGTON: Full race results for Bojangle’s Southern 500

With the win Kenseth moved up to third in the standings. Earlier this week he jumped from 11th to fourth after Joe Gibbs Racing’s appeal of a penalty at Kansas was over turned in part allowing Kenseth to regain 38 points.

Unofficial Sprint Cup Standings after Darlington Raceway

Standings
RK DRIVER POINTS BEHIND MONEY WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10
1 Jimmie Johnson 423 $3,149,954 2 1 6 8
2 Carl Edwards 379 -44 $2,033,574 1 0 5 7
3 Matt Kenseth 364 -59 $2,258,640 3 1 3 7
4 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 359 -64 $2,279,564 0 0 3 7
5 Clint Bowyer 349 -74 $1,742,263 0 0 4 5
6 Kasey Kahne 326 -97 $1,684,843 1 0 4 5
7 Brad Keselowski 326 -97 $2,200,789 0 0 4 7
8 Kyle Busch 325 -98 $2,337,412 2 2 5 6
9 Aric Almirola 317 -106 $1,640,276 0 0 0 4
10 Kevin Harvick 315 -108 $1,921,982 1 0 2 3
11 Paul Menard 315 -108 $1,495,148 0 0 0 4
12 Jeff Gordon 311 -112 $1,638,863 0 0 2 3
13 Greg Biffle 311 -112 $1,634,789 0 0 1 4
14 Martin Truex Jr. 301 -122 $1,767,104 0 0 2 4
15 Jamie McMurray 295 -128 $1,443,688 0 0 0 3
16 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 282 -141 $1,604,328 0 0 0 0
17 Ryan Newman 276 -147 $1,714,408 0 0 1 5
18 Kurt Busch 262 -161 $1,455,168 0 0 2 3
19 Joey Logano 259 -164 $1,657,969 0 0 3 3
20 Jeff Burton 258 -165 $1,239,693 0 0 1 2
21 Tony Stewart 253 -170 $1,610,459 0 0 0 1
22 Juan Pablo Montoya 238 -185 $1,466,179 0 0 1 2
23 Marcos Ambrose 235 -188 $1,439,978 0 0 0 1
24 Mark Martin 226 -197 $1,572,497 0 1 1 3
25 Casey Mears 210 -213 $1,270,109 0 0 0 0
26 David Ragan 197 -226 $1,496,728 1 0 1 1
27 Denny Hamlin 197 -226 $999,414 0 1 2 2
28 Danica Patrick 196 -227 $1,120,719 0 1 0 1
29 Bobby Labonte 195 -228 $1,236,743 0 0 0 0
30 Dave Blaney 190 -233 $1,175,395 0 0 0 0
31 David Gilliland 188 -235 $1,260,048 0 0 1 1
32 J.J. Yeley 157 -266 $1,099,023 0 0 0 1
33 David Stremme 150 -273 $830,193 0 0 0 0
34 David Reutimann 149 -274 $1,124,604 0 0 0 0
35 Landon Cassill 130 -293 $761,957 0 0 0 0
36 Travis Kvapil 127 -296 $1,158,733 0 0 0 0
37 AJ Allmendinger 122 -301 $466,857 0 0 0 0
38 Scott Speed 74 -349 $675,564 0 0 0 1
39 Michael McDowell 72 -351 $889,306 0 0 0 1
40 Michael Waltrip 63 -360 $465,184 0 0 1 1
41 Terry Labonte 52 -371 $523,777 0 0 0 0
42 Timmy Hill 45 -378 $319,915 0 0 0 0
43 Ken Schrader 29 -394 $241,277 0 0 0 0
44 Scott Riggs 6 -417 $171,060 0 0 0 0
45 Brian Keselowski 4 -419 $61,200 0 0 0 0

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