Can't we all just get along?
Denny Hamlin once called Joey Logano his teammate. After last Sunday's run-in at Bristol Motor Speedway between the two drivers, Hamlin dismissed Logano's indignation later that night on Twitter with a simple, "hush, little child."
However, Hamlin's tune softened slightly on Friday.
"As far as I'm concerned, there's nothing to it from here on out," Hamlin said.
While Hamlin, who will start on the pole for Sunday's Auto Club 400, would prefer to put the incident in his rear-view mirror, that might be difficult considering that Logano qualified sixth and will move up two positions after Greg Biffle (second) and Brad Keselowski (third) drop to the back of the field due to engine changes.
"Last year, I don't remember whether I took the inside or the outside, but we did lead the first lap, so I'll probably do whatever I did last year," said Hamlin, who posted a lap of 187.451 mph.
"The good news is the spoilers are so tall there's no intimidation factor...