"Kyle Larson dropped out of the points lead after failing to start the Coca-Cola 600 because he wasn't eligible for driver points in the event."

"See how the Cup Series standings changed after Memorial Day weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway, where the Coke 600 awarded the most points during the regular season."

"Hamlin took the points lead with a fifth-place finish and 13 stage points, despite pit-road issues with Buescher."

"Truex, potentially the most consistent driver in the Cup field this season, remains in second place in Cup points despite an average performance at the Coke 600."

"While Truex hasn't clinched a victory in 2024, mark down Sonoma in two weeks as a potential breakthrough for the No. 19 team."

"Elliott's 9.6 average finish this season puts him in contention for another regular-season trophy."