2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Point Standings
Jimmie Johnson leads the 2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup point standings with just two races to go in the 2008 Chase. Carl Edwards has won the last two races and is cutting into Johnson's lead.
2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series Point Standings
Clint Bowyer has a 91 point lead over Carl Edwards as the NASCAR Nationwide Series has just two races remaining in the 2008 season. Even without the Chase format the Nationwide Series has a closer points battle than the Sprint Cup.
2008 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Point Standings
Johnny Benson and Ron Hornaday are locked in battle for the 2008 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Championship. Only two races are left and Benson has a tiny six point lead over Hornaday. This is easily the best points battle in NASCAR.
How NASCAR Points Are Awarded
The NASCAR NEXTEL Cup series stars race every week towards the year-end championship. But how do they determine who the Champion is at the end of the year?