Jeff Gordon leaves Kentucky as Sprint Cup Series point leader, full standings

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Jeff Gordon will once again leave a NASCAR weekend as the Sprint Cup Series point leader.  While Gordon has accumulated the most points thus far, teammate Jimmie Johnson has three wins which carry more weight for the Chase.

Following 267 laps at Kentucky Speedway, Gordon leads teammates Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. by 18 points.

WINNER: Keselowski wins at Kentucky, full results

Winners thus far this season include Dale Earnhardt Jr (2), Kevin Harvick (2), Joey Logano (2), Jimmie Johnson (2), Carl Edwards (2), Kurt Busch, Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski (2) and Jeff Gordon. These drivers are all but assured a spot in the Sprint Chase.

Note: Below drivers are listed by wins, then points.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings following Kentucky


-Standings

RK DRIVER POINTS WINS POLES TOP 5 TOP 10
1 Jimmie Johnson 594 3 1 6 12
2 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 594 2 0 9 12
3 Brad Keselowski 560 2 2 8 9
4 Carl Edwards 536 2 1 4 8
5 Joey Logano 519 2 1 6 9
6 Kevin Harvick 509 2 2 5 8
7 Jeff Gordon 618 1 0 6 13
8 Kyle Busch 508 1 1 4 7
9 Denny Hamlin 455 1 1 4 5
10 Kurt Busch 379 1 0 3 3
11 Matt Kenseth 555 0 1 6 11
12 Ryan Newman 514 0 0 1 6
13 Paul Menard 488 0 0 3 9
14 Kyle Larson 474 0 0 3 7
15 Greg Biffle 474 0 0 2 5
16 Clint Bowyer 473 0 0 2 6
*** Chase for the Sprint Cup cut-off ***
17 Kasey Kahne 465 0 0 2 7
18 Tony Stewart 460 0 1 2 5
19 Austin Dillon 455 0 2 0 1
20 Brian Vickers 442 0 0 2 5
21 Marcos Ambrose 438 0 0 2 3
22 Jamie McMurray 432 0 1 2 5
23 AJ Allmendinger 413 0 0 1 3
24 Aric Almirola 405 0 0 1 3
25 Casey Mears 397 0 0 0 1
26 Martin Truex Jr. 385 0 0 0 3
27 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 339 0 0 1 3
28 Danica Patrick 322 0 0 0 1
29 Justin Allgaier 300 0 0 0 0
30 Michael Annett 275 0 0 0 0
31 David Gilliland 246 0 0 0 0
32 Cole Whitt 244 0 0 0 0
33 Reed Sorenson 216 0 0 0 0
34 David Ragan 211 0 0 0 0
35 Alex Bowman 196 0 0 0 0
36 Josh Wise 188 0 0 0 0
37 Ryan Truex 122 0 0 0 0
38 Travis Kvapil 108 0 0 0 0
39 Michael McDowell 83 0 0 0 0
40 Parker Kligerman 54 0 0 0 0
41 David Stremme 43 0 0 0 0
42 Timmy Hill 19 0 0 0 0
43 Dave Blaney 16 0 0 0 0
44 David Reutimann 37 0 0 0 0
45 Terry Labonte 44 0 0 0 0
46 Brett Moffitt 32 0 0 0 0
47 Michael Waltrip 23 0 0 0 0
48 Alex Kennedy 10 0 0 0 0
49 Bobby Labonte 29 0 0 0 0
50 Jeff Burton 27 0 0 0 0

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