Jimmie Johnson leads NASCAR Cup Series Points, full standings following Talladega

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Jimmie Johnson leads the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points following Sunday’s race at Talladega Superspeedway.

Entering the Camping World RV Sales 500 there was a close battle between Matt Kenseth and Jimmie Johnson with Kenseth holding a four point advantage.

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After 188 laps around the 2.66 mile track located in Talladega, AL Johnson now leads the standings by four points thanks to a 13th place finish while Kenseth was 20th.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings following Talladega

RK DRIVER POINTS BEHIND WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10
1 Jimmie Johnson 2254 5 2 13 20
2 Matt Kenseth 2250 -4 7 2 9 17
3 Kyle Busch 2229 -25 4 3 16 20
4 Kevin Harvick 2228 -26 3 1 8 17
5 Jeff Gordon 2218 -36 0 2 7 16
6 Greg Biffle 2202 -52 1 0 4 13
7 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 2202 -52 0 2 7 18
8 Clint Bowyer 2196 -58 0 0 8 15
9 Kurt Busch 2192 -62 0 1 10 15
10 Carl Edwards 2185 -69 2 1 9 16
11 Ryan Newman 2182 -72 1 2 6 16
12 Joey Logano 2180 -74 1 2 10 16
13 Kasey Kahne 2153 -101 2 0 9 12
14 Jamie McMurray 919 -1335 1 1 4 8
15 Brad Keselowski 889 -1365 1 1 8 13
16 Paul Menard 866 -1388 0 0 3 9
17 Martin Truex Jr. 864 -1390 1 0 6 13
18 Aric Almirola 820 -1434 0 0 1 6
19 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 812 -1442 0 1 1 3
20 Jeff Burton 803 -1451 0 0 2 6
21 Marcos Ambrose 788 -1466 0 1 0 6
22 Juan Pablo Montoya 775 -1479 0 0 4 7
23 Casey Mears 655 -1599 0 0 0 1
24 Denny Hamlin 614 -1640 0 4 3 5
25 David Ragan 604 -1650 1 0 1 2
26 Tony Stewart 594 -1660 1 0 5 8
27 David Gilliland 571 -1683 0 0 1 2
28 Danica Patrick 565 -1689 0 1 0 1
29 Mark Martin 554 -1700 0 1 1 5
30 Dave Blaney 490 -1764 0 0 0 0
31 Travis Kvapil 455 -1799 0 0 0 0
32 David Reutimann 424 -1830 0 0 0 0
33 J.J. Yeley 417 -1837 0 0 0 1
34 AJ Allmendinger 402 -1852 0 0 0 1
35 Bobby Labonte 374 -1880 0 0 0 0
36 David Stremme 362 -1892 0 0 0 0
37 Michael McDowell 178 -2076 0 0 0 1
38 Timmy Hill 177 -2077 0 0 0 0
39 Michael Waltrip 114 -2140 0 0 2 2
40 Scott Speed 99 -2155 0 0 0 1
41 Ken Schrader 92 -2162 0 0 0 0
42 Terry Labonte 87 -2167 0 0 0 0
43 Boris Said 48 -2206 0 0 0 0
44 Ron Fellows 31 -2223 0 0 0 0
45 Alex Kennedy 21 -2233 0 0 0 0
46 Justin Marks 14 -2240 0 0 0 0
47 Scott Riggs 11 -2243 0 0 0 0
48 Victor Gonzalez Jr. 10 -2244 0 0 0 0
49 Brian Keselowski 9 -2245 0 0 0 0
50 Tomy Drissi 8 -2246 0 0 0 0

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