2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series

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The 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series was the 32nd season of semi-professional stock car racing in the United States. The season was contested over thirty-three races and started on February 23, 2013 at Daytona International Speedway, with the DRIVE4COPD 300,[1] and ended on November 16 with the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Austin Dillon of Richard Childress Racing won the Drivers' Championship, becoming the first driver in the three major NASCAR series to do so without recording a win. The No. 22 entry of Penske Racing won the Owners' Championship, while Ford won the Manufacturers' Championship.

Teams and drivers[edit]

Complete schedule[edit]

Austin Dillon, the 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series Champion
Sam Hornish, Jr. finished as runner-up, three points behind Dillon
Regan Smith finished third, 72 points behind Dillon
Kyle Larson won the Rookie of the Year award in the No. 32 entry
TeamManufacturerNo.Race DriverCrew Chief
Go Green RacingFord79[2]Jeffrey Earnhardt (R)17[3]Mark Durgin
Ben Leslie
Paulie Harraka1
Joey Gase2
Kyle Fowler7
Bryan Silas4
Maryeve Dufault1
T. J. Duke1
Harmon-Novak RacingDodge12
Chevrolet21
74Mike Harmon9Dave Fuge, Jr.
Gregg Mixon
Carl Long
Dave Goulet
Mike Harmon
Kevin Lepage6
Juan Carlos Blum (R)4
Danny Efland2
Kevin O'Connell2
Carl Long8
JD MotorsportsChevrolet01Mike Wallace[4]Marc Browning[5]
Johnny Davis
Dave Fuge
4Danny Efland2 [6]Dave Smith[5]
Johnny Davis
Kertus Davis
Marc Browning
Patrick Magee
Carl Harr
Clinton Cram
Daryl Harr5
Landon Cassill24
Kevin Lepage2
Jeremy Clements RacingChevrolet51Jeremy Clements31Nick Harrison
Ricky Pearson
Eddie Pearson
Ryan Sieg2
Joe Gibbs RacingToyota11Elliott Sadler[7]Chris Gayle[8]
20Brian Vickers[9]30Kevin Kidd[10]
Denny Hamlin1
Drew Herring5
54Adam Stevens
Kyle Busch26[11]
Joey Coulter2
Owen Kelly2
JR MotorsportsChevrolet5Kasey Kahne11[12]Mike Bumgarner[13]
Jimmie Johnson1[14]
Brad Sweet17[12]
Jeffrey Earnhardt (R)1
Johnny O'Connell1
Ron Fellows1
Jamie McMurray1
7Regan Smith[15]Greg Ives
Kyle Busch MotorsportsToyota77Parker Kligerman[16]Eric Phillips[17]
ML MotorsportsChevrolet70Johanna Long20[18]Mark Gutekunst
NEMCO-JRR[19]
Creation-Cope Racing
Toyota
Chevrolet
Brad Teague3Mark Gutekunst
Jay Robinson
Tony Raines7
Jeff Green1
Tomy Drissi1
Derrike Cope1
87Joe Nemechek28Steven Gray
Kevin Lepage1
Kyle Kelley3
Travis Sauter1
Penske RacingFord12Sam Hornish, Jr.[20]Greg Erwin[21]
22Brad Keselowski15[22]Jeremy Bullins[23]
Joey Logano14
Ryan Blaney2
A. J. Allmendinger2
RAB RacingToyota99Alex Bowman (R)32[24]Chris Rice
Blake Koch1
Richard Childress RacingChevrolet2Brian Scott[25]Phil Gould[25]
3Austin Dillon[26]Danny Stockman[27]
33Tony Stewart1[28]Ernie Cope
Nick Harrison[29]
Kevin Harvick10[30]
Ty Dillon9[30]
Dakoda Armstrong1
Max Papis3
Paul Menard4
Matt Crafton3
Ryan Gifford1
Brendan Gaughan1
Richard Petty MotorsportsFord43Michael Annett25[31]Philippe Lopez
Aric Almirola1
Reed Sorenson7
Rick Ware RacingFord23Harrison Rhodes7Sterling Laughlin
George Church
Carl Long1
Scott Riggs1
Stanton Barrett2
Richard Harriman1
Anthony Gandon2
Juan Carlos Blum1
Donnie Neuenberger1
Jennifer Jo Cobb1
Timmy Hill2
R3 MotorsportsChevroletRobert Richardson, Jr.14Walter Giles
Ben Leslie
Tony Eury, Sr.
Roush Fenway RacingFord6Trevor Bayne[32]Mike Kelley
Seth Barbour
60Travis Pastrana[33]Chad Norris
SR² Motorsports[34]Toyota24Blake Koch10[35]Benny Gordon
Chris Wright
John Monsam
Bobby Burrell
Jason White4
Bryan Silas1
Ken Butler III6
Derek White2
Brett Butler3
Alex Kennedy1
Ryan Ellis5
Kelly Admiraal1
The Motorsports GroupChevrolet40Reed Sorenson20[36]Curtis Key, Sr.
Gary Showalter[36]
Josh Wise7
T. J. Bell6
TriStar MotorsportsToyota14Eric McClure26[37]John Monsam
Todd Myers
Jeff Green7
19Mike BlissPaul Clapprood
Dakoda Armstrong1
44Hal Martin (R)12[38]Greg Conner
Randy Cox
Cole Whitt14
Chad Hackenbracht7
Turner Scott MotorsportsChevrolet30Nelson Piquet, Jr. (R)[39]Chris Carrier[40]
Pat Tryson
31Justin Allgaier[41]Scott Zipadelli[42]
32Kyle Larson (R)[43]Trent Owens
Source:[44]

Limited schedule[edit]

TeamManufacturerNo.Race DriverCrew ChiefRounds
Biagi-DenBeste RacingFord98Kevin Swindell (R)[45]Jon Hanson15
Creation-Cope RacingChevrolet73Derrike CopeJacob Richardson4
Alx Danielsson1
Deware Racing GroupFord86Tim CowenLarry Balsitis1
ChevroletKevin Lepage1
Ricky ErghottRick Markle1
DGM RacingChevrolet90Martin RoyMario Gosselin1
Gerhart RacingChevrolet85Bobby GerhartBilly Gerhart
Mark Skibo
3
Hamilton Means RacingToyota
Chevrolet
52Joey Gase[46]Timothy Brown25
Derek Thorn1
Donnie Neuenberger1
Kevin Lepage1
Tim Schendel1
Ryan Ellis1
Joe Gibbs RacingToyota18Matt Kenseth[47]Matt Lucas[47]16
Michael McDowell2
Drew Herring1
Joey Coulter1
JR MotorsportsChevrolet88Dale Earnhardt, Jr.Ryan Pemberton
Steve Letarte
4
KH MotorsportsFord92Dexter Stacey (R)[48]George Ingram21
Tim Andrews2
Leavine Family RacingFord95Reed SorensonWally Rogers1
MAKE MotorsportsChevrolet50Danny EflandPerry Mitchell6
NDS MotorsportsDodge53Andrew RangerZach D'Ambra
Michael Sibley
3
Penske RacingFord48Joey LoganoKevin Buskirk1
Ryan Blaney1
Brad Keselowski1
Phoenix RacingChevrolet1Kurt BuschNick Harrison3
RAB RacingToyota29Kenny WallaceRobby Benton
Keith Hinkein
7
Richard Childress RacingChevrolet21Brendan GaughanShane Wilson
Marcus Richmond
3
Dakoda Armstrong[49]4
Kevin Harvick1
Richard Petty MotorsportsFord9Marcos AmbroseSeth Barbour1
Corey LaJoieMike Shiplett1
Rick Ware RacingFord15Juan Carlos Blum (R)George Church
Sterling Laughlin
Stephen Steffy
Gordon Austin
5
Scott Riggs1
Stanton Barrett3
Carl Long6
Chase Miller2
Roush Fenway RacingFord16Chris BuescherSeth Barbour
Robbie Reiser
7
Ryan Reed[50]6
Billy Johnson2
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.1
RSS RacingChevrolet39Ryan SiegKevin Starland2
Rusty Wallace Racing[51]Ford66Steve Wallace[51]Blake Bainbridge1
Shepherd Racing VenturesDodge
Chevrolet
89Morgan Shepherd[52]Lucas Bowman
Mike Malamphy
Claude Townsend
17
SR² MotorsportsToyota00Jason White[53]Jamie Lathrop
Newt Moore[54]
Kevin Eagle
J.C. Hall
5
Blake Koch17
Bryan Silas1
Ken Butler III2
David Green1
Brett Butler1
Michael McDowell5
27Kevin Eagle
Jason White1
SunEnergy1 RacingToyota75Kenny HabulBryan Berry
Matt Lucas
3
TeamSLR
Tommy Baldwin Racing
Chevrolet8Scott Lagasse, Jr.[55]Brad Parrott3
Ryan PreeceZach McGowan1
The Motorsports GroupChevrolet42Josh WiseCurtis Key, Sr.
Mike Sroufe
16
J. J. Yeley6
T. J. Bell5
Chase MillerSteven Maynard
Mike Sroufe
Derek Seyerle
7
46
J. J. YeleyDavid Jones11
T. J. Bell1
Dexter Stacey (R)1
Matt DiBenedetto1
Tim Schendel1
Jason BowlesDerek Seyerle2
47Steven Maynard2
Scott Riggs2
TriStar MotorsportsToyota10Jeff GreenTodd Myers
Greg Conner
Blake Climo
Larry Wilcox
Randy Cox
24
Chase Miller3
Cole Whitt1
Mike Bliss1
Michael McDowell1
91Todd Myers1
Chase MillerBlake Climo1
Turner Scott MotorsportsChevrolet34Danica Patrick[56]Mike Greci2
James BuescherMichael Shelton4
Jeb BurtonMike Hillman, Jr.1
Venturini Motorsports[57]Toyota25John Wes Townley[58]Dan Deeringhoff3
Vision RacingToyota
Chevrolet
Dodge
17Tanner BerryhillDave Goulet
Benny Gordon
6
David Starr1
Dodge37Matt DiBenedettoDave Goulet
Benny Gordon
Adrian Berryhill
7
Tanner Berryhill1
Viva Motorsports with Frank CicciChevrolet55Jamie DickJason Miller17
David Starr2
Young RacingDodge26John YoungEd Ash1
Source:[44]

Driver changes[edit]

The 2013 season sees significant driver changes. With Nationwide champion Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. moving to the Sprint Cup Series with Roush Fenway Racing, Trevor Bayne, who ran a partial Nationwide schedule with Roush, inherited the No. 6 Ford for 2013. Runner-up Elliott Sadler announced his departure from Richard Childress Racing in 2012, and signed to drive for Joe Gibbs Racing full-time in the No. 11 Toyota. In addition to Sadler, Brian Vickers, after running a partial Cup schedule, return to the Nationwide Series full-time for the first time since his championship season in 2003. JGR's former driver Brian Scott took over Elliott Sadler's old No. 2 ride at RCR, signing a multi-year deal with the team. Truck Series driver Parker Kligerman signed with Kyle Busch Motorsports for 2013, driving the No. 77 Toyota for the season. Former Sprint Cup driver Regan Smith drove the full season for JR Motorsports in the No. 7, replacing Danica Patrick. Kasey Kahne and his USAC driver Brad Sweet also moved from Turner Motorsports to JRM, sharing the No. 5 Camaro for the season. TriStar Motorsports fielded a car for Louisiana native Hal Martin, running for Rookie of the Year. Jeffrey Earnhardt, after driving a limited schedule, drove the full season with Go Green Racing.

Schedule[edit]

The final calendar was released on November 13, 2012, containing 33 races.[1]

No.Race TitleTrackDate
1DRIVE4COPD 300Daytona International Speedway, Daytona BeachFebruary 23
2Dollar General 200Phoenix International Raceway, AvondaleMarch 2
3Sam's Town 300Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las VegasMarch 9
4Jeff Foxworthy's Grit Chips 300Bristol Motor Speedway, BristolMarch 16
5Royal Purple 300Auto Club Speedway, FontanaMarch 23
6O'Reilly Auto Parts 300Texas Motor Speedway, Fort WorthApril 12
7Toyota Care 250Richmond International Raceway, RichmondApril 26
8Aaron's 312Talladega Superspeedway, TalladegaMay 4
9VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200Darlington Raceway, DarlingtonMay 10
10History 300Charlotte Motor Speedway, ConcordMay 25
115-hour Energy 200Dover International Speedway, DoverJune 1
12DuPont Pioneer 250Iowa Speedway, NewtonJune 9†
13Alliance Truck Parts 250Michigan International Speedway, BrooklynJune 15
14Johnsonville Sausage 200Road America, Elkhart LakeJune 22
15Feed the Children 300Kentucky Speedway, SpartaJune 28
16Subway Firecracker 250Daytona International Speedway, Daytona BeachJuly 5
17CNBC Prime's "The Profit" 200New Hampshire Motor Speedway, LoudonJuly 13
18STP 300Chicagoland Speedway, JolietJuly 21
19Indiana 250Indianapolis Motor Speedway, SpeedwayJuly 27
20U.S. Cellular 250Iowa Speedway, NewtonAugust 3
21Zippo 200 at the GlenWatkins Glen International, Watkins GlenAugust 10
22Nationwide Children's Hospital 200Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, LexingtonAugust 17
23Food City 250Bristol Motor Speedway, BristolAugust 23
24Great Clips / Grit Chips 300Atlanta Motor Speedway, HamptonAugust 31
25Virginia 529 College Savings 250Richmond International Raceway, RichmondSeptember 6
26Dollar General 300Chicagoland Speedway, JolietSeptember 14
27Kentucky 300Kentucky Speedway, SpartaSeptember 21
285-hour Energy 200Dover International Speedway, DoverSeptember 28
29Kansas Lottery 300Kansas Speedway, Kansas CityOctober 5
30Dollar General 300Charlotte Motor Speedway, ConcordOctober 11
31O'Reilly Auto Parts ChallengeTexas Motor Speedway, Fort WorthNovember 2
32ServiceMaster 200Phoenix International Raceway, AvondaleNovember 9
33Ford EcoBoost 300Homestead-Miami Speedway, HomesteadNovember 16
†: The DuPont Pioneer 250 was postponed a day because of persistent rain.[59]
Source:[1]

Schedule changes[edit]

On October 5, 2012, Circuit Gilles Villeneuve's promoter Francois Dumontier announced that the series would not return to the circuit for the 2013 season.[60] The event was later replaced by Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course located in Lexington, Ohio.[1]

Changes[edit]

Rule changes[edit]

After banning all testing on tracks where any of the three premier series sanction races in 2008, NASCAR announced on September 29, 2012, that they will implement limited testing at tracks which sanction a race on the schedule. However, NASCAR stated that each team would only be allowed to test two different times, with each test at a different track.[61] Rookie of the Year participants will also be allowed one extra test session, while NASCAR will choose two other events for extra testing during the race weekend.[61] NASCAR also announced that the Nationwide Series's grid would decrease from 43 cars to 40.[61]

Season summary[edit]

The Nationwide Series kicked off the 2013 season at Daytona International Speedway in the DRIVE4COPD 300. Following a big crash with 14 laps to go that resulted in a red flag, Regan Smith took the lead, attempting to take his second consecutive win. On the final lap, Smith attempted to block a pass attempt by Brad Keselowski and Smith was turned into the outside wall, causing a huge crash behind. Stewart drove to the inside and won his seventh career Daytona Nationwide race. However, the win was overshadowed by the last lap crash involving Kyle Larson, whose car lifted off the ground and slammed into the safety fence. The car's engine and front wheels landed in the grandstands, injuring 33 fans (all of whom survived).[62]

The series moved out west to Phoenix International Raceway. The race would be dominated by Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, and Brian Vickers. While Kenseth and Vickers had separate incidents taking them out of contention, Busch rallied from an early speeding penalty and drove to his first Nationwide win since 2011. The series made its lone stop at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway the following week. With Cup contenders Keselowski and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. having multiple issues throughout the day, Nationwide regular Sam Hornish, Jr. pulled away from Kyle Busch in the closing laps to capture his first win of the season. Heading to the first short track of the season at Bristol, Kyle Busch once again dominated the race, leading 156 laps and holding off rookie Kyle Larson on the last lap for his second win of the season. Heading out west to the Auto Club Speedway, Kyle Busch would once again dominate the race weekend from the pole, easily winning his second consecutive race of the season and JGR's 9th consecutive win at ACS.

Following another off week, the Nationwide Series rolled into Texas Motor Speedway. Nationwide points leader Sam Hornish, Jr. had the fastest car of the night, but contact with Jeremy Clements took Hornish out of contention. Kyle Busch took over the lead and easily won his third consecutive race of the season. The following week at Richmond International Raceway, the race would be dominated by Cup regulars Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch, and polesitter Brad Keselowski. The three swapped the lead throughout the night, with Busch and Harvick's cars fading in the closing laps. Keselowski made a late pass on Harvick and went on to capture his first win of the 2013 season. The teams then headed south to Talladega Superspeedway. Joey Logano would dominate the race and looked set to win another plate race. With the race cut to 110 laps due to impending darkness, Regan Smith, with help from JR Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne, stormed past Logano in a three wide finish on the final lap. Though Kahne beat Smith to the start finish line, Smith was ahead of his teammate at the scoring loop, handing him his first win of the season as well as the points lead. The night race at Darlington Raceway would be dominated by JGR. Pole winner Kyle Busch dominated the race, leading 107 laps and holding off teammates Elliott Sadler and Brian Vickers to take his 5th win of the season. Austin Dillon started on pole for the History 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but Kyle Busch once again dominated. Busch led the most laps and took his 2nd consecutive win (his 6th of the season).

Starting field in Turn 5 at Road America

At Dover International Speedway, Kyle Busch once again dominated the race, looking for his 7th win of the season. A call for four tires late in the race proved to be his undoing and sent him outside the top-10. Joey Logano, who had won the previous year's race with Joe Gibbs Racing, inherited the lead and went on to win. The first stand-alone weekend for the Nationwide Series came at Iowa Speedway. Polesitter Austin Dillon dominated the race that had been pushed back from Saturday to Sunday and interrupted due to rain. However, Trevor Bayne would chase down Dillon and pass him before the race was declared official on lap 207, handing Bayne his first win of the season. The Nationwide Series headed north to Michigan International Speedway. Fuel mileage was key to winning the race, and points leader Regan Smith would take the lead over Parker Kligerman with 13 laps to go, and held off rookie Kyle Larson to take his second win of the season. Heading to the first road course of the season at Road America, polesitter A. J. Allmendinger would dominate most of the race, holding off Justin Allgaier on a green-white-checkered finish to earn his first win in NASCAR. The following week at Kentucky Speedway, the race would be dominated by Cup regulars Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski. Though Busch would lead the most laps, Keselowski emerged with the dominant car of the night, being declared the race winner after the race was called due to rain on lap 170. The Nationwide Series made its return to Daytona the following week. The Penske duo of Sam Hornish and Joey Logano would be dominant throughout most of the race. However, Sprint Cup regular Matt Kenseth, with help from James Buescher, worked his way to the front and held off the field for the win.

At Loudon, Kyle Busch would once again dominate the race, but would have to survive a late red flag, as well as three green-white-checkered finishes to return to victory lane. At Chicagoland, defending winner Elliott Sadler had the dominant car, looking to turn his season around. However, Sam Hornish, Jr. would rally from an early speeding penalty to take the lead from Sadler, only to be passed by teammate Joey Logano, who held on to take his second win of the season. At Indianapolis, pole-sitter Kyle Busch dominated the race, leading 92 of 100 laps and holding off Brian Scott to win his eighth race of the year.[63] The series then returned to Iowa. Despite polesitter Austin Dillon dominating the race, Cup driver Brad Keselowski would rally twice in the race, first from a pit road penalty, then an overheating issue. Though both Dillon and Keselowski took four tires during the final round of pitstops at lap 200, Keselowski would charge through the field and take his third win of the season. At Watkins Glen, Keselowski and Penske Racing teammate Sam Hornish, Jr. dominated the race, and Keselowski won his second consecutive Nationwide race.

September 2013 5-hour Energy 200 at Dover International Speedway

At Bristol, Kyle Busch started from the pole, and led 228 of 250 laps to win.[64] Kevin Harvick held off Kyle Busch to win at Atlanta the following week. The Nationwide Series made its return to Richmond for its 1,000th race.[65] Polesitter Brian Scott dominated the field, leading 239 of 250 laps. However, on the final restart, Scott spun his tires, handing the lead over to Brad Keselowski who held him and Regan Smith off for the win, as well as the 19th consecutive time that Cup regulars had won at Richmond. The series then returned to Chicagoland Speedway, where Kyle Busch led 195 of 200 laps to take his tenth win of the season.

The Nationwide Series then held its final stand alone race of the year at Kentucky. Truck series regular Ryan Blaney would dominate the field, easily taking his first career win. Returning to Dover, multiple pit strategies were the order of the day. While Trevor Bayne decided to pit on lap 25 Joey Logano and others decided to pit on lap 40. Kyle Busch, who was taken out of contention due to pit strategy, decided to max out his cars fuel mileage to lap 86. However, he was forced to pit under the green flag, costing him the win. Logano would take back the lead from Busch on lap 142 and would win his fourth consecutive Dover Nationwide race. The series made the final Midwestern stop at Kansas Speedway, where the race would be dominated by Regan Smith, hoping to put himself back in the championship hunt. However, Matt Kenseth's team would make a late call to pit for two tires, forcing him to conserve fuel. However, contact between Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski, whose respective cars were fighting for the owner's championship, late in the race caused a caution. On the following restart, Kenseth pulled away for his second Nationwide win of the year. The teams then headed home to Charlotte Motor Speedway. Championship contender Sam Hornish, Jr. dominated the early stages of the race with a fast car. Despite an early two-tire stop by Matt Kenseth, Hornish returned to the lead until the middle stages of the race, when Regan Smith took the lead after a round of pit stops. Rookie Kyle Larson used the outside lane to pass Smith and lead until lap 163. A slow stop by Larson's crew handed the lead to polesitter Kyle Busch. Despite Hornish reeling in Busch after the restart, his car faded over the long run, allowing Busch to retake the lead with seven laps to go and sail to his eleventh win of the season.

Results and standings[edit]

Races[edit]

No.RacePole positionMost laps ledWinning driverWinning manufacturer
1DRIVE4COPD 300Trevor BayneRegan SmithTony StewartChevrolet
2Dollar General 200Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
3Sam's Town 300Brian VickersSam Hornish, Jr.Sam Hornish, Jr.Ford
4Jeff Foxworthy's Grit Chips 300Justin AllgaierKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
5Royal Purple 300Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
6O'Reilly Auto Parts 300Alex BowmanKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
7Toyota Care 250Brad KeselowskiKevin HarvickBrad KeselowskiFord
8Aaron's 312Travis PastranaJoey LoganoRegan SmithChevrolet
9VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
10History 300Austin DillonKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
115-hour Energy 200Austin DillonKyle BuschJoey LoganoFord
12DuPont Pioneer 250Austin DillonAustin DillonTrevor BayneFord
13Alliance Truck Parts 250Austin DillonAustin DillonRegan SmithChevrolet
14Johnsonville Sausage 200A. J. AllmendingerA. J. AllmendingerA. J. AllmendingerFord
15Feed the Children 300Austin DillonKyle BuschBrad KeselowskiFord
16Subway Firecracker 250Austin DillonSam Hornish, Jr.Matt KensethToyota
17CNBC Prime's "The Profit" 200Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
18STP 300Sam Hornish, Jr.Elliott SadlerJoey LoganoFord
19Indiana 250Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
20U.S. Cellular 250Drew HerringAustin DillonBrad KeselowskiFord
21Zippo 200 at the GlenSam Hornish, Jr.Brad KeselowskiBrad KeselowskiFord
22Nationwide Children's Hospital 200Michael McDowellA. J. AllmendingerA. J. AllmendingerFord
23Food City 250Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
24Great Clips / Grit Chips 300Kyle BuschKevin HarvickKevin HarvickChevrolet
25Virginia 529 College Savings 250Brian ScottBrian ScottBrad KeselowskiFord
26Dollar General 300Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
27Kentucky 300Sam Hornish, Jr.Ryan BlaneyRyan BlaneyFord
285-hour Energy 200Joey LoganoJoey LoganoJoey LoganoFord
29Kansas Lottery 300Austin DillonRegan SmithMatt KensethToyota
30Dollar General 300Kyle BuschSam Hornish, Jr.Kyle BuschToyota
31O'Reilly Auto Parts ChallengeAlex BowmanBrad KeselowskiBrad KeselowskiFord
32ServiceMaster 200Kyle BuschKyle BuschKyle BuschToyota
33Ford EcoBoost 300Sam Hornish, Jr.Kyle LarsonBrad KeselowskiFord

Drivers[edit]

(key) Bold - Pole position awarded by time. Italics - Pole position set by final practice results or rainout. * – Most laps led.

PosDriverDAYPHOLVSBRICALTXSRCHTALDARCLTDOVIOWMCHROAKENDAYNHACHIINDIOWGLNMOHBRIATLRCHCHIKENDOVKANCLTTEXPHOHOMPoints
1Austin Dillon216611533510111482*20*106533124*122138124266253121180
2Sam Hornish, Jr.271*42347258127432597*723422312363417173*3581177
3Regan Smith14*1176375171097132308813191141521931312153*1964291108
4Elliott Sadler1555367136112132838923184*138561018819145103678161090
5Justin Allgaier73158111031510712812213121383317784111112171256192191090
6Trevor Bayne3144129261228326415301210671610109675151599811751086
7Brian Scott610910811202714151461020171741121311129102*1411111812813321053
8Kyle Larson (R)13133226328386410527761412115301455143233230139322*995
9Parker Kligerman51930941211615911142531618206181661335163682977913127993
10Brian Vickers191733349415311229336413254335341576742931INJINJINJ970
11Alex Bowman (R)331814121427131720172214241020103115713113334151151811181811884
12Nelson Piquet, Jr. (R)111513341618142916162025921821121714149272412211027242025151810861
13Mike Bliss231417131820131419191810213319141719361827171722182326101315231737814
14Travis Pastrana10281016133393628331532171615341618102715311317202734221424312118751
15Michael Annett26INJINJINJINJINJINJINJINJ1713301935181551691222221114131810141210141417696
16Jeremy Clements3333213537920221917132325222325352120102223262420203620222630638
17Mike Wallace34323423232133725243120161321372824222440332727242822213122252528609
18Reed Sorenson30181618171510221837291524372239343028311636282127332137524
19Joe Nemechek1836272414192337243233QL2933192223231824293023232523333026513
20Eric McClure82940212730262326302418282723243128312328INJINJINJINJ2524262733INJ27INJ482
21Cole Whitt16161583116172081420916209426
22Brad Sweet1222223461428915203013826102831420
23Johanna Long2740192715263612182020271919261624173721414
24Landon CassillQL36219217223221222639362330212517231923221922322433359
25Blake Koch38162125322425332240362234DNQ372738364031403839303738363811349
26Kevin SwindellDNQ101618182811268251616163435342
27Jeffrey Earnhardt (R)2220263222171621312633251828253020339
28Jamie Dick293522352525DNQ1234272535322528352225277
29Jeff Green4037383737404040373540364040304037404037241629224040354040274020274
30Dexter Stacey (R)DNQ242326262338INJ302725213925DNQ382629DNQDNQ391DNQ27257
31Joey GaseDNQ3033Wth40DNQ3034272732363340DNQ2633DNQ3132353129DNQDNQ3029242
32Robert Richardson, Jr.929273132204032303025342728222
33Josh Wise3825192037341821383738383939403938DNQ3839DNQ383939217
34Chris Buescher71712387QL1316199
35Hal Martin (R)282324312438243429233035186
36Drew Herring1163661615175
37Ryan Reed16269141513171
38Kenny Wallace36291322191717155
39Kevin Lepage36283519333220DNQ361934148
40Juan Carlos Blum (R)37262829292928353029140
41Jason White2422353033DNQ8393235138
42Carl Long3038352835DNQ3631DNQDNQDNQ3731343436DNQ123
43Kyle Fowler34262620282926119
44Mike Harmon1727QL28313231DNQDNQ37106
45T. J. Bell37363738DNQ38283328323738102
46Ken Butler III263424383228323999
47Daryl Harr34312824253389
48Max Papis3117481
49Harrison Rhodes253313262329323278
50Danny Efland25DNQ27273435DNQDNQ39DNQ78
51Tony RainesDNQ333038QL29293076
52Morgan ShepherdDNQDNQDNQ3536DNQ3540DNQDNQ35351DNQ36DNQDNQ27DNQDNQ64
53Owen Kelly42362
54Billy Johnson151559
55Ryan Ellis38313532353657
56Kenny Habul18342654
57Scott Lagasse, Jr.39202152
58Tanner Berryhill2840DNQ34291372952
59Stanton BarrettDNQDNQ19273551
60Kyle Kelley31193250
61Chase Miller393939DNQDNQDNQ393939383937DNQ48
62Brad Teague29323338
63Ryan Gifford935
64Donnie Neuenberger193435
65Johnny O'Connell1232
66Kevin O'Connell223432
67Matt DiBenedettoDNQ39139DNQ37333713631
68Brett Butler3633DNQ3429
69Anthony Gandon322828
70Bobby GerhartDNQ312928
71Derek White362527
72Ryan Preece2420
73Steve Wallace2519
74T. J. Duke2519
75Andrew Ranger2912616118
76John Young2816
77Richard Harriman2915
78Tim Andrews3014
79Travis Sauter3014
80Derrike CopeDNQ39DNQDNQ3514
81Maryeve Dufault3113
82Kelly Admiraal3113
83Tim Schendel33DNQ11
84Corey LaJoie3410
85Paulie Harraka359
86Alx Danielsson377
87David Green386
88Jason BowlesDNQDNQ39139QL5
Derek ThornDNQ0
Tim CowenDNQ0
Martin RoyDNQ0
Ineligible for Nationwide Series points
PosDriverDAYPHOLVSBRICALTXSRCHTALDARCLTDOVIOWMCHROAKENDAYNHACHIINDIOWGLNMOHBRIATLRCHCHIKENDOVKANCLTTEXPHOHOMPoints
Kyle Busch321*21*1*1*31*1*5*45*111*1*241*241*841261*3 –
Brad Keselowski12237151921111*21281*191 –
Joey Logano2*431QL119111321621*76 –
Matt Kenseth168658319735715464 –
A. J. Allmendinger1*1* –
Kevin Harvick33552*551*9349 –
Ryan Blaney91*10 –
Tony Stewart1 –
Kasey Kahne208392619261884 –
Paul Menard33262 –
James Buescher1421511 –
Michael McDowellWthWth4036DNQ22342DNQ4040 –
Denny Hamlin2 –
Matt Crafton3103 –
Dale Earnhardt, Jr.41445 –
Kurt Busch3544 –
Ty Dillon11241323277161214 –
Marcos Ambrose7 –
Jeb Burton8 –
Aric Almirola9 –
Jamie McMurray10 –
Brendan GaughanDNQ111415 –
Jimmie Johnson12 –
Dakoda Armstrong153115131924 –
Joey Coulter211418 –
John Wes Townley17DNQ35 –
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.17 –
Ryan Sieg21182421 –
Tomy Drissi19 –
Chad Hackenbracht21223020212124 –
Scott Riggs2039DNQ23 –
David Starr21DNQ21 –
Bryan Silas36DNQ2623232922 –
Timmy Hill2323 –
Ron Fellows25 –
Jennifer Jo Cobb26 –
Alex Kennedy29 –
Ricky Ehrgott33 –
J. J. YeleyQL3838393938DNQ37383739373840393638DNQ –
Danica Patrick3639 –
Ryan TruexQL –

Manufacturer[edit]

Penske Racing's No. 22 entry won the 2013 owners' championship; Ford won the manufacturer's championship
PosManufacturerWinsPoints
1Ford15223
2Toyota14220
3Chevrolet4184
4Dodge054

See also[edit]

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