Power Rankings

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. keeps hold of his No. 1 spot in Pete Pistone's Power Rankings. (Photo: Getty Images)

Driver Ratings 

Dale Earnhardt Jr. remained on top of the Power Rankings after a weird and wild day at Watkins Glen International:

1. Dale Earnhardt Jr.: His 11th-place finish doesn't tell the story, as cautions and strategy negated a pretty strong run.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 100.0
Point Standings:
1st
Previous Ranking:
1st

2. Jeff Gordon: Was in the mix for another win until a power failure ended a dominating early run.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 108.0
Point Standings:
2nd
Previous Ranking: 
2nd

3. Brad Keselowski: Surprisingly not a factor after three straight second-place finishes at Watkins Glen.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 100.3
Point Standings: 
4th
Previous Ranking:
3rd

4. Kevin Harvick: As usual, Harvick was in the mix at the end but couldn't muster enough of a challenge for a second career Watkins Glen win.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 104.0
Point Standings: 
8th
Previous Ranking:
 4th

5. Joey Logano: He keeps turning in impressive performances with his latest coming in a sixth-place finish at the Glen.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 103.8
Point Standings: 
5th
Previous Ranking:
 5th 

6. Kyle Larson: Not much more for this young driver to prove after a stellar fourth-place finish Sunday at Watkins Glen.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 80.3
Point Standings: 
10th
Previous Ranking: 
10th

7. Jimmie Johnson: Make it four performances of 28th or worse in the last five races as Johnson's struggles continued.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 99.7
Point Standings: 
7th
Previous Ranking: 
6th

8. Matt Kenseth: Still winless but scored another top-10 finish.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 94.0
Point Standings: 
3rd
Previous Ranking:
NR

9. Denny Hamlin: Had a decent car and managed a 24th-place finish after he had a scary crash with the pit barrels.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 89.6
Point Standings: 
20th
Previous Ranking: 
9th

10. Ryan Newman: Thankfully walked away from one of the most frightening crashes in the sport in sometime when he got tangled up with Michael McDowell.

Season-to-Date Driver Rating: 82.6
Point Standings: 9th
Previous Ranking: 8th

Dropped Out: Kyle Busch

 

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