Found September 03, 2012 on Fox Sports:
Intensity ramps up. Tension mounts. Second-guessing begins. But not for Denny Hamlin. The driver known to be hard on himself, to dissect past racing moments and to painfully relive the setbacks from time to time has been vanquished to the past. Nowadays a confident, renewed -- and on-fire -- version of Hamlin strides into the track. And into Victory Lane. Taking the checkered flag for the fourth time this season with a late rally Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, is Hamlin making a championship-sized statement to the competition? "I don't say anything -- wins are all that matter," he said shortly after his win. He's right. Perhaps NASCAR has a new closer. Hamlin not only masterfully steals the win in the final laps these days, but his back-to-back victories vault him into the top spot when the Chase for the Sprint Cup begins following next Saturday night's race at Richmond. Hamlin can now do no worse than end up in a mathematical tie for the points ...

CUP: Hamlin Throws Caution To Wind In Atlanta

Denny Hamlin is the first four-time Sprint Cup winner…

Denny Hamlin Atlanta Media Transcript – Race Winner

THE MODERATOR:  We will get started with our winner’s press conference here following the AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.  We welcome driver Denny Hamlin, driver of the No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota.  Denny won the AdvoCare 500 here tonight, his 21st victory, fourth victory of 2012, first victory here at Atlanta Motor Speedway, and clinched a spot in the Chase here prior...

Hamlin gets fourth win of 2012, first at Atlanta

Martin Truex looked to be on his way to his first win with Michael Waltrip Racing and his first-career win since 2007 in the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday night after taking the lead from Denny Hamlin with 44 laps to go. But it wasn’t to be. The yellow flag waved with five laps to go, setting the race up for a green-white-checker...

Denny Hamlin Wins Second Consecutive Sprint Cup Race, Edges Jeff Gordon at Atlanta

  Denny Hamlin did himself a favor -- and one for Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch in the process. Outrunning Jeff Gordon on a two-lap dash to the finish in Sunday night's AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hamlin scored his second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory, his series-best fourth of the season and the 21st of his career. Hamlin also preserved Busch...

NASCAR Horsepower Rankings

1. Jimmie Johnson  Denny Hamlin may be the hottest driver on the Cup circuit at the moment, but Johnson’s team will still be the one everyone...

Late Caution Helps Hamlin Win at Atlanta

Denny Hamlin brought home his second straight win Sunday Night in Atlanta after holding off Jeff Gordon in the final laps. Until the final caution flew with six laps to go, it looked like Martin Truex Jr was going to take home the win. After the pit stops during that caution, Denny Hamlin had become the new leader after beating Truex Jr off pit road. This is Hamlin’s fourth victory...

Final Chase spot still in question

It was certainly interesting to see that in the first two-thirds or three-fourths of Sunday's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway there were few cautions. That, once again, supports how awesome the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers are right now. These guys can run the speed that they were running at a mile-and-a-half track that offers little or no grip, slipping and sliding around, and do...

Drivers on the Move After Atlanta

  Ladies and gentleman, the Chase field is nearly set after Sunday's Advocare 500. One wild card berth is still up for grabs between six drivers who remain eligible. The hopes of many (especially one Jeff Gordon) were dashed at Atlanta Motor Speedway, while others continued to position themselves well for a run at the 2012 Sprint Cup title. Who's up and who's down...
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