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Jayski.com: Race Stats and Facts from Bristol

MENCS at Bristol

- #48-Jimmie Johnson: 82nd career MENCS win (1 away from tying Cale Yarborough for 6th all-time and 2 from tying Bobby Allison and Darrell Waltrip for 4th)

- Johnson: 2nd win this season (also won last race at Texas); won multiple races in all 16 Cup Series seasons

- Johnson: joins Richard Petty as only drivers in series history with multiple wins for at least 16 straight seasons (Petty has 18)

- Johnson: 2nd career win at Bristol (last was March 2010); 17th track where he has multiple Cup Series wins

- Johnson: 14th time in career he's won consecutive races

- #14-Clint Bowyer: finished 2nd; best finish since finishing 2nd at Richmond in April 2013; 2nd top-5 finish in 8 races this season (had 2 in 72 races in 2015-16)

- #42-Kyle Larson: finished 6th after leading career-best and race-high 202 laps (Stage 1 winner)

- #78-Martin Truex Jr.: won Stage 2 (finished 8th); leads series with 5 stage wins this season

- #18-Kyle Busch: finished 35th; wrecked out of 4 of last 5 Bristol races

- #88-Dale Earnhardt Jr.: finished 38th (out of 39 drivers); 3rd DNF this season (had 4 last year in 18 races, had 3 in 72 races over 2014-15 seasons)

Most Wins - NASCAR Cup Series History
Win Pct
Richard Petty 200 16.9
David Pearson 105 18.3
Jeff Gordon 93 11.6
Bobby Allison 84 11.7
Darrell Waltrip 84 10.4
Cale Yarborough 83 14.8
Jimmie Johnson 82 14.9
Dale Earnhardt 76 11.2

Most Consecutive Multi-Win Seasons - NASCAR Cup Series History
1960-77 Richard Petty 18
2002-17 Jimmie Johnson >>16
1994-2007 Jeff Gordon 14
1973-85 Cale Yarborough 13
>>Extended with win at Bristol

--- ESPN Stats / Matthew Willis ---