CLOSING IN ON 300: Hendrick Motorsports is nine points-shelling out victories away from 300 in the NASCAR Cup Collection. Twenty motorists have put together to access the organization’s current total of 291 wins, which is the most in the sport by any a person staff. 

Providing A DOZEN: With 12 wins, Hendrick Motorsports is the all-time winningest team at Automobile Club Speedway (ACS) and holds a successful proportion of 37.5%. Jeff Gordon received the first race held at the observe in 1997. Jimmie Johnson and Kyle Busch each and every gained their first premier series victories at the Fontana, California, facility. Far more just lately, Alex Bowman and Kyle Larson have received the final two races held there. All instructed, Johnson accounts for 6 of the team’s wins, Gordon has three, while Bowman, Busch and Larson each individual have one. 

SO CAL STREAKS: The Rick Hendrick-owned organization has experienced two distinct streaks of two consecutive wins at ACS. The to start with arrived with Johnson’s wins in 2009 and 2010. At this time, the team has a two-race win streak from Bowman and Larson’s wins in 2020 and 2022, respectively. There was no race listed here in 2021 because of to the COVID-19 pandemic. No group has at any time won 3 races in a row at this distinct keep track of.

Last DANCE: Sunday’s race will likely be the final for the track’s 2-mile format. Renovations to the facility as it turns into a new 50 %-mile shorter keep track of positioned on the current website will maintain it off the 2024 Cup Series timetable. To day, the monitor has hosted 32 Cup Series races.

HOLLYWOOD Start out: On four occasions, Hendrick Motorsports has scored its 1st earn of the period at the monitor situated outside of Los Angeles. All those cases arrived in 2002 and 2010 (Johnson), 2020 (Bowman) and 2022 (Larson). 

SCRIPTING THE End: The 14-time Cup Sequence championship-successful corporation has received the next race of the year seven occasions. Gordon (1995 and 1998) and Johnson (2010 and 2016) each individual won two championships in the same season that they gained the 2nd race of the marketing campaign. 

CALIFORNIA Enjoy: The state of California has been a home absent from household for the Concord, North Carolina, primarily based squad. Hendrick Motorsports’ 22 wins in “The Golden Point out” are the most in the Cup Collection and a lot more than double that of the upcoming closest crew (10). The wins have appear at ACS (12), Sonoma Raceway (7) and Riverside Intercontinental Raceway (three). Gordon’s eight wins in the condition are tied with Bobby Allison for the most among the all motorists. Accounting for the rest of the team’s wins: Johnson (seven), Larson (two), Tim Richmond (two), Geoff Bodine (one), Bowman (a person) and Busch (1). 

WEST Achievement: Hendrick Motorsports’ 41 wins on the West Coast are the most in the sequence and 18 much more than the future closest staff. Phoenix and ACS have been their most profitable tracks on that aspect of the place with 12 triumphs each individual. Sonoma and Las Vegas Motor Speedway have seen seven victories apiece. Riverside was dependable for a few wins as properly. Johnson’s 15 wins are the most between all motorists on the West Coastline. Gordon (11), Larson (four), Bowman (two), Busch (two), Richmond (two), Bodine (one), Dale Earnhardt Jr. (one particular), Chase Elliott (a single), Terry Labonte (1) and Mark Martin (a person) have all visited Victory Lane for the business out West.

Taking Inventory IN THE Trends: Of the last 12 races on the West Coast, 50 % have resulted in victories for Hendrick Motorsports. Larson has four wins, whilst Bowman and Elliott have one particular each and every. On past year’s three-race western swing next the DAYTONA 500, the group won two of the 3 races (Larson at ACS and Bowman at Las Vegas). 

By Tara