Danica Patrick will start from the rear of the field after a transmission change.
TMS president Eddie Gossage and AAA Texas have announced that the insurance company has extended its sponsorship of today’s Sprint Cup race through the 2017 season. This is the fifth year for the race to be called the AAA Texas 500. For its first five years, the fall race was the Dickies 500. Today’s announcement ensures that AAA Texas will now be the longest-tenured title sponsor of this race.
Keselowski here tonight for charity gaming on Big Hoss
Kyle Busch in danger of elimination after wreck. Those involved include Texas Terry in his final race, Almirola, Allmendinger, Dillon, Stewart, Vickers, Yeley and Bowman.
Kahne steals one and makes the Chase. Traffic’s thinning — time to head home!
Menard wrecks Harvick, Logano and others. Double OT now.
Hamlin causes Brad to crash, then takes lead in pits.
Loose lugnut costs Logano the lead on this (final?) restart.
Restarts are killing the Penske cars. If Logano could just start second …
65 laps to go, under caution now.
Don’t know what it looks like on TV, but there are a lot of people here. Stands mostly full, infield full, motor home row along backstretch full, parking lots full.