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Denny Hamlin finished sixth in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, starting on the pole and leading twice for 27 (of 160) laps in the #11 FedEx Express Toyota en route to his 11th top-10 finish of the 2012 season.
Battling a tight condition in traffic throughout the second half of the event on the famed 2.5-mile oval, Hamlin took the checkered flag behind winner Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch, Greg Biffle and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Hamlin took the point position from the outset, beating outside polesitter Carl Edwards to the lead on the backstretch of the opening lap, leading the race’s first 26 laps. Johnson passed Hamlin on pit road during the race’s first green flag pit stop, as the #11 team settled into second place.
A restart nearing the race’s midpoint saw Hamlin take the green flag in second, but the car shot up the track in Turn 2 and Hamlin slipped in the running order back to 14th. From there, Hamlin worked with crew chief Darian Grubb o...
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Denny Hamlin driver of the No.11 Fed ex Toyota announced yesterday that his girlfriend, Jordan Fish is pregnant. He is very excited to be a father and since babies are never born on race day, we know he won’t have to worry about that… Even though she is due in January which is NASCAR’s off season. Hamlin said if he is even “half of what my dad was would be good” He said...
Driver Denny Hamlin announced Friday at Pocono Raceway that he and his girlfriend, former Charlotte Bobcats cheerleader Jordan Fish, are expecting a child in January.
"It's been a long time coming, so it's going to be exciting to be a dad," Hamlin, 31, told reporters in Pocono's media center. "It's going to be a great experience. I'm really excited...
Juan Pablo Montoya has turned a lap of 176.043 mph to win the pole at Pocono Raceway.
Denny Hamlin and Paul Menard qualified second and third Saturday. Kasey Kahne and Paul Menard round out the top five.
Montoya won his first pole since April 2011 in Richmond, Va.
Points leader Dale Earnhardt Jr. starts eighth.
The pole is a bright spot for the slumping Montoya this season. He...
After starting from the 16th spot in Saturday's Pocono Mountains 125 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway, Denny Hamlin quickly worked his way into the top 10 and remained there until he brought the GNC Franchising Tundra down pit road for his first scheduled pit stop on lap 19. After pit stops cycled through, Hamlin made his way into the top five, and...
The track dried up quicker than anticipated and NASCAR let the green flag fly for the Pennsylvania 400 from Pocono. The race started before the originally forecasted 3:15-3:30 PM EST start time. Currently they on lap 5 of 160 and pole sitter Juan Pablo Montoya leads Denny Hamlin, Kurt Busch, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and Marcos Ambrose.