Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/28/14

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 22: Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Express Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 22, 2009 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Hendrick Motorsports drivers delivered mixed results on Sunday. Jimmie Johnson didn't have a car capable of competing with race winner Denny Hamlin at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, but consistency and his second consecutive second-place finish elevated the five-time champion to the top of the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings. Johnson led just two laps in the Sylvania 300, but the team made solid adjustments on the car which allowed the driver to come from 20th to the lead by Lap 109. "We had a great race car, just not an amazing car like the No. 11 (team of Hamlin) had," Johnson said. "We were best in class today; did a great job. We really expected the No. 11 to be tough here today, and he was. "I was telling the guys on the radio on the way in, to only leave seven points on the table in two races is pretty good. We missed that win last week, and this week, and we didn't lead the most this weekend, but it is probably seven total. That's not bad. Very proud of this team." Johnson le...
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