NASCAR standings: Jimmie Johnson not worried despite being outside top 30

Jimmie Johnson
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All it takes is one win for seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson to make the playoffs however after two races within the Cup Collection season he presently sits outside of the top 30 within the factors standings. 

Johnson, who’s coming off a profession-low eleven top 10s final season, crashed out of the Daytona 500 and completed twenty seventh in Atlanta Sunday leading to simply eleven factors (thirty fifth place) getting into NASCAR’s West Coast swing. Atlanta’s end marked Johnson’s twenty fifth race since his final win. 

The NASCAR season is a marathon and Johnson is a wily veteran who continues to be getting accustomed to Chevrolet’s new Camaro ZL1 Cup Collection automotive. Protected to say Johnson will “rise” within the standings sooner relatively than later. 

A strong end might come as quickly as Sunday’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, a monitor the place Johnson has excelled over his profession (extra under). 

Monster Power NASCAR Cup Collection standings

Rank

Driver

Factors

Race Wins

Stage Wins

Playoff Factors

1

Joey Logano

89

zero

zero

zero

2

Ryan Blaney

eighty three

zero

1

1

three

Denny Hamlin

seventy seven

zero

zero

zero

four

Kevin Harvick

seventy five

1

1

6

5

Clint Bowyer

seventy four

zero

zero

zero

6

Austin Dillon

70

1

zero

5

7

Martin Truex Jr.

sixty nine

zero

zero

zero

eight

Kurt Busch

sixty eight

zero

1

1

9

Paul Menard

sixty six

zero

zero

zero

10

Aric Almirola

sixty six

zero

zero

zero

eleven

Kyle Busch

sixty one

zero

zero

zero

12

Brad Keselowski

fifty eight

zero

1

1

thirteen

Kyle Larson

fifty four

zero

zero

zero

14

Darrell Wallace Jr.

fifty two

zero

zero

zero

15

Michael McDowell

fifty two

zero

zero

zero

sixteen

Ryan Newman

forty nine

zero

zero

zero

17

Alex Bowman

forty six

zero

zero

zero

18

Chris Buescher

forty five

zero

zero

zero

19

Chase Elliott

forty four

zero

zero

zero

20

Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

forty three

zero

zero

zero

21

Jamie McMurray

forty one

zero

zero

zero

22

AJ Allmendinger

36

zero

zero

zero

23

Erik Jones

35

zero

zero

zero

24

Trevor Bayne

33

zero

zero

zero

25

William Byron

33

zero

zero

zero

26

Daniel Suarez

27

zero

zero

zero

27

David Ragan

25

zero

zero

zero

28

Kasey Kahne

19

zero

zero

zero

29

Jeffrey Earnhardt

19

zero

zero

zero

30

Grey Gaulding Jr.

18

zero

zero

zero

Jimmie Johnson stats at Las Vegas 

·        4 wins, six top fives, 9 top 10s

·        Common end of 10.923, third-greatest

·        Common operating place of 9.641, third-greatest

·        Driver score of 112, collection-greatest

·        445 quickest laps run, eleventh-greatest

·        Common inexperienced-flag velocity of 172.616, second-quickest

·        2666 laps within the top 15 (seventy six.three %), fourth-most

·        496 high quality passes, collection-most