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The top starter in the first race of the third round of the playoffs is a driver who didn’t make the playoff field. Logano’s lap in the third round just edged out Truex." data-reactid="23"Joey Logano will start first for Sunday afternoon’s race at Martinsville ahead of playoff drivers Martin Truex Jr., Chase Elliott and Ryn Blaney.
Regarded as one of the most significant NASCAR drivers, Earnhardt won a total of 76 Winston Cup races over the course of his career, including the 1998 Daytona 500.
___ A maximum of 150 points can be attained in a race.
In 1983, Earnhardt rebounded and won his first of 12 Twin 125 Daytona 500 qualifying races. Wrangler sponsored both drivers at their respective teams.
Earnhardt won at Nashville and at Talladega, finishing eighth in the points standings. During the 19 seasons, Earnhardt went to victory lane six times, at Talladega, Atlanta, Richmond, Bristol (twice), and Martinsville, where he finished fourth and eighth in the season standings respectively.
His aggressive driving style earned him the nickname “The Intimidator“.
In February 2001, Earnhardt died instantly of blunt force trauma to his head and a basilar skull fracture when he collided with Ken Schrader and crashed his car in the final lap of the Daytona 500 – an unexpected event that was widely lamented in the racing industry.