Sprint Cup Standings and Schedule After Pure Michigan 400: Jeff Gordon Back on Top After NASCAR Win

Pure Michigan 400 was an exciting race that saw eight different drivers in the lead at various points.

Jeff Gordon, though, pulled out the win–meaning he’s back in first place in the Sprint Cup Series standings, reclaiming the spot from Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Brad Keselowski and Joy Logano each moved up a spot as well, into third and fourth place, respectively

Check out the top finishers from the race and updated standings below, as well as the upcoming schedule.

Pure Michigan 400 Results

1. Jeff Gordon, 68 laps led, 47 points
2. Kevin Harvick, 42 points
3. Joey Logano, 86 laps led, 43 points
4. Paul Menard, 40 points
5. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 4 laps led, 40 points
6. Clint Bowyer, 38 points
7. Denny Hamlin, 37 points
8. Brad Keselowski, 2 laps led, 37 points
9. Jimmie Johnson, 21 laps led, 36 points
10. Greg Biffle, 34 points
11. Ryan Newman, 14 laps led, 34 points
12. Marcos Ambrose, 32 points
13. AJ Allmendinger, 31 points
14. Jamie McMurray, 30 points
15. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., 29 points
16. Kasey Kahne, 2 laps led, 29 points
17. Casey mears, 27 points
18. Danica Patrick, 26 points
19. Brian Vickers, 25 points
20. Aric Almirola, 24 points
21. David Gilliland, 23 points
22. Austin Dillon, 22 points
23. Carl Edwards, 21 points
24. David Ragan, 20 points
25. Cole Whitt, 19 points

Updated Standings

1. Jeff Gordon, Hendrick Motorsports, 816 points
2. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports, 813 points
3. Brad Keselowski, Team Penske, 733 points
4. Joey Logano, Team Penske, 714 points
5. Matt Kenseth, Joe Gibbs Racing, 709 points
6. Kevin Harveick, Stewart-Haas Racing, 687 points
7. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports, 686 points
8. Carl Edwards, Roush Fenway Racing, 679 points
9. Ryan Newman, Richard Childress Racing, 679 points
10. Clint Bowyer, Michael Waltrip Racing, 672 points
11. Greg Biffle, Roush Fenway Racing, 660 points
12. Kasey Kahne, Hendrick Motorsports, 651 points
13. Austin Dillon, Richard Childress Racing, 638 points
14. Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, 636 points
15. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing, 620 points
16. Marcos Ambrose, Richard Petty Motorsports, 616 points
17. Paul Menard, Richard Childress Racing, 614 points
18. Brian Vickers, Michael Waltrip Racing, 598 points
19. Jamie McMurray, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, 596 points
20. Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Racing, 589 points
21. Aric Almirola, Richard Petty Motorsports, 556 points
22. AJ Allmendinger, JTG Daugherty Racing, 556 points
23. Kurt Busch, Stewart-Haas Racing, 543 points
24. Casey Mears, Germain Racing, 543 points
25. Tony Stewart, Stewart-Haas Racing, 537 points

Upcoming Schedule

August 23 
Irwin Tools Night Race
7:30 p.m. EDT

August 31
Oral-B USA 500
7:30 p.m.

September 6
Federated Auto Parts 400
7:30 p.m.

September 14
Myafibstory.com 400
1 p.m.

September 21
Sylvania 300
2 p.m.

September 28
AAA 400
2 p.m.

October 5
Hollywood Casino 400
2 p.m.

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