Originally posted on Rubbings Racing  |  Last updated 11/9/12
The battle for the Sprint Cup Series championship is neck-and-neck heading to Phoenix. Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images *Editor’s Note: This Phoenix race preview is brought to you by Prilosec OTC Wildberry. By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical NASCAR has gotten exactly what it wanted out of the Chase For The Sprint Cup “Playoff” format — drama. Last season’s championship battle was epic, as the top-two in points finished one-two in the season’s final race, which led to them tying in points. This season things are shaping up to be just as dramatic between Jimmie Johnson and Brad Keselowski. Hope you’ve been taking your Prilosec OTC Wildberry, because this point battle is getting close enough to kick up your acid reflux. Last week in Texas the two battled frantically for the victory. Keselowski on just two tires, tried to hold off five-time Sprint Cup champion Johnson down the stretch, but Johnson proved to be too strong. Now heading into Phoenix (race nine of the 10
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