NASCAR Driver Rankings for Yahoo Auto Racing '14

Driver Rankings for Yahoo Auto Racing '14



Below are our preseason rankings broken down by the Yahoo class system.

Class A Drivers

1. Jimmie Johnson, #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools, Hendrick Motorsports

2. Kyle Busch, #18 Mars Brands/Interstate Batteries, Joe Gibbs Racing

3. Matt Kenseth, #20 Dolllar General/DeWalt, Joe Gibbs Racing

5. Jeff Gordon, #24 Drive to End Hunger/3M, Hendrick Motorsports

6. Dale Earnhardt, Jr., #88 National Guard/Diet Mountain Dew, Hendrick Motorsports

7. Kevin Harvick, #4 Budweiser/Jimmy Johns, Stewart-Haas Racing

9. Denny Hamlin, #11 FedEx, Joe Gibbs Racing

10. Brad Keselowski, #2 Miller Lite, Team Penske

13. Joey Logano, #22 Shell-Pennzoil, Team Penske

16. Ryan Newman, #31 Caterpillar, Richard Childress Racing

Class B Drivers

4. Kurt Busch, #41 Haas Automation, Stewart-Haas Racing

8. Clint Bowyer, #15 5-Hour Energy, Michael Waltrip Racing

11. Kasey Kahne, #5 Farmers Insurance/Great Clips, Hendrick Motorsports

12. Carl Edwards, #19 Arris/Stanley, Joe Gibbs Racing

14. Greg Biffle, #16 Ortho, Roush Fenway Racing

15. Tony Stewart, #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1, Stewart-Haas Racing

17. Brian Vickers, #55 Aaron's Dream Machine, Michael Waltrip Racing

18. Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., #17 Zest/Fastenal, Roush Fenway Racing

19. Jamie McMurray, #1 McDonald's/Cessna, Chip Ganassi Racing

20. Paul Menard, #27 Menards, Richard Childress Racing

21. Martin Truex, Jr., #78 Furniture Row, Furniture Row Racing

22. Austin Dillon, #3 Dow Chemical/Cheerios, Richard Childress Racing

23. Aric Almirola, #43 Smithfield Foods, Richard Petty Motorsports

24. Kyle Larson, #42 Target, Chip Ganassi Racing

25. A.J. Allmendinger, #47 Kingsford/Clorox, JTG Daugherty Racing

-- Sam Hornish, Jr., #9 Twisted Tea, Richard Petty Motorsports

-- Casey Mears, #13 GEICO, Germain Racing

-- Trevor Bayne, #6 AdvoCare, Roush Fenway Racing

Class C Drivers

26. Marcos Ambrose, #9 Stanley/Dewalt Power Tools, Richard Petty Motorsports

27. Justin Allgaier, #51 Brandt, HScott Motorsports

28. Danica Patrick, #10 GoDaddy.com, Stewart-Haas Racing

29. David Ragan, #18 Mars Brand, Joe Gibbs Racing

30. Parker Kligerman, #30 Swan Energy, Swan Racing


-- Alex Bowman, #23 Burger King/Dr. Pepper, BK Racing

-- Jeb Burton, #26 TBA, BK Racing

-- Dave Blaney, #77 TBA, Randy Humphrey Racing

-- Mike Bliss, #32 C&J Energy Services, Go FAS Racing

-- Timmy Hill, #32 Federated Auto Parts / C&J Energy, FAS Lane Racing

-- Jeff Burton, #66 PEAK BlueDEF, Michael Waltrip Racing

-- Matt Crafton, #18 Mars Brands/Interstate Batteries, Joe Gibbs

-- Bill Elliott, #50 Kingsford/Clorox,

-- Ron Fellows, #33 Little Joe's Autos, Circle Sport

-- Michael Annett, #46 Pilot/Flying J, HScott Motorsports

-- David Gilliland, #38 Love's Travel Stops/A&W Restaurants, Front Row Motorsports

-- Jeff Green, #119 Gunselman Motorsports, Max Q Motorsports

-- Travis Kvapil, #93 Burger King/Doctor Pepper, BK Racing

-- Bobby Labonte, #32 C&J Energy Services, Go FAS Racing

-- Terry Labonte, #32 C & J Energy, FAS Lane Racing

-- Chase Elliott, #25 NAPA, Hendrick Motorsports

-- Mark Martin, #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1, Stewart-Haas Racing

-- Eric McClure, #35 Hefty, Front Row Motorsports

-- Michael McDowell, #95 Thrivent Financial, Leavine Family Racing

-- Juan Montoya, #42 Target, Earnhardt Ganassi Racing

-- Joe Nemechek, #66 LandCastle Title, Michael Waltrip Racing

-- Max Papis, #14 Bass Pro Shops, Stewart-Haas Racing

-- David Reutimann, #83 Burger King/Doctor Pepper, BK Racing

-- Scott Riggs, #44 No Label Watches, Xxxtreme Motorsports

-- Elliott Sadler, #55 Aaron's, Michael Waltrip Racing

-- Boris Said, #32 C&J Energy Services, Go FAS Racing

-- Johnny Sauter, #83 Dustless Blasting, BK Racing

-- Ken Schrader, #32 Federated Auto Parts, FAS Lane Racing

-- Brian Scott, #62 Shore Lodge, Premium Motorsports

-- Mike Skinner, #52 Crusader Staffing,

-- Regan Smith, #41 Haas Automation, Stewart-Haas Racing

-- Reed Sorenson, #44 Golden Corral, Team Xtreme Racing

-- Scott Speed, #95 Surrender the Sponsor, Leavine Family Racing

-- David Stremme, #30 Swan Energy/Nutrition 53, Swan Racing

-- Jacques Villeneuve, #51 Phoenix Construction, Phoenix Racing

-- Mike Wallace, #01 Poynt.com, Max Q Motorsports

-- Kenny Wallace, #109 American Ethanol, RAB Racing

-- Michael Waltrip, #55 Aaron's Dream Machine, Michael Waltrip Racing

-- Justin Marks, #29 American Born Moonshine, RAB Racing

-- J.J. Yeley, #23 Burger King/Dr. Pepper, BK Racing

-- Ty Dillon, #33 Cheerios/Yuengling, Richard Childress Racing

-- Josh Wise, #98 Ambient Edge, Phil Parsons Racing

-- Landon Cassill, #40 Snap Fitness, Hillman Smith Motorsports

-- Brett Moffitt, #55 Aaron's Dream Machine, Michael Waltrip Racing

-- Brendan Gaughan, #62 TBA, Premium Motorsports

-- Brian Keselowski, #52 TruckerFan.com, Brian Keselowski Motorsports

-- Hermie Sadler, #33 ModSpace/TRG Motorsports, TRG Motorsports

-- Robert Richardson, #23 North Texas Pipe, R3 Motorsports

-- Jason White, #32 GunBroker.com, FAS Lane Racing

-- Cole Whitt, #35 Speed Stick, Front Row Motorsports

-- T.J. Bell, #32 Green Smoke, FAS Lane Racing

-- Ryan Blaney, #21 Motorcraft, Wood Brothers Racing

-- Matt DiBenedetto, #83 TBA, BK Racing

-- Ryan Truex, #83 Burger King/Dr. Pepper, BK Racing