Kasey Kahne led the Chevrolet sweep of the top-five Sunday at Pocono. But it’s what the manufacturer had accomplished over the last two weeks that is quite impressive. (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images).
By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @Tobalical
It seems if you want to have any shot at running well in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series these days, you have to be behind the wheel of a Chevrolet SS. A week ago Ryan Newman took the checkered flag for the first time in 2013 in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis, and following the No. 39 Quicken Loans Chevrolet to the line were three more bowties.
Jimmie Johnson, Kasey Kahne and Tony Stewart were the others who helped Team Chevrolet to a 1-2-3-4 finish in Indianapolis, which is one of the most technical and difficult races of the year. Heading into Pocono the bar was set rather high for the manufacturer, which was atop the manufacturer standings.
Not to be outdone by the week before Chevrolet’s Jimmie Johnson got off to a fast ...