This Week’s Race
What: 267 laps or 400.5 miles
Where: Homestead-Miami Speedway, a 1.5-mile banked tri-oval in Homestead, Fla.
When: 3 p.m. Sunday
Radio: Motor Racing Network
Last year’s winner: Jeff Gordon
Also this week: Ford 200, Truck Series, Homestead-Miami Speedway, 8 p.m. Friday, Fox Sports 1.
• Ford 300, Nationwide Series, Homestead-Miami Speedway, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, ESPN.
Worth mentioning: Jimmie Johnson will clinch his sixth Cup championship with a finish of 23rd or better; or 24th or better and at least one lap led; or 25th or better and the most laps led Sunday.
Who’s Hot/Who’s Not
Kevin Harvick: The biggest surprise of the Chase. Does he have one more in him?
Jimmie Johnson: Been here, done this. Five times in fact.
Kyle Busch: Twelve wins and counting in the Nationwide Series.
Austin Dillon: Looking for his second NASCAR championship.
Erik Jones: NASCAR’s newest national series winner.
Matt Crafton: The green flag Friday night will give NASCAR its newest champion.
Matt Kenseth: Picked the worst time for one of his worst performances of the season.
Carl Edwards: Can’t finish a race without enough gas.