The top eight drivers after the next two races move on to the next round and Almirola, Bowyer, Kyle Larson and Alex Bowman are the bottom four after the first playoff race in the round of 12.
Chase Elliott won the Gander Outdoors 400 from Dover International Speedway on Sunday afternoon to lock himself into the next round of the Playoffs. Practice was delayed and eventually cancelled due to weather.
Elliott was the surprise victor in a race that had been dominated by Stewart-Haas Racing drivers until a pair of wrecks over the final laps jumbled the field and set the stage for Elliott.
OF NOTE Rain washed out qualifying Friday, setting the lineup on points and giving the top dozen spots to the 12 playoff drivers. Almirola rolled home in 13th place and fell into a tie for ninth in the standings with Bowyer.
Almirola had lost the lead when Bowyer wrecked.
"I don't really care about points, I want to win", he said. "I don't know. I'm frustrated and mad and angry".
Joey Logano finished third, followed by Erik Jones and Kurt Busch. "I ran as hard as I could...and just couldn't get beside him there".
Late race problems also robbed two of his playoff entrant teammates of shots at the victory.
Nobel Laureate Says Carbon Tax Will Help Us In The Long Run Many economists have since endorsed the concept of taxing carbon and using this financial lever to influence societal behavior. Thaler for his pioneering work in establishing that human behaviour is irrational and in defiance of economic theory.
"I hate that for everybody that was involved, but it kind of killed our day, too. The way the rulebook looks today, I think the teams and the drivers understand what it looks like, and I think we'll clarify for '19 with more specific language in it".
If something unusual happens to Kevin Harvick, it's more likely to happen at Dover International Speedway than anywhere else. Two laps later, the Dover spring victor was forced to return after his left rear tire went flat when a lug nut broke a valve stem.
Chase Elliott had been burdened by lofty expectations that come as the son of a Hall of Fame driver and the replacement of a four-time NASCAR champion.
The Team Penske driver got the last laugh at Charlotte.
"We were just lucky there and wound up dodging and weaving and being in the right place, so maybe that makes up for the bad luck on losing the race with an absolute dominant auto", Harvick said.
The win was a satisfying turnaround from the same race a year ago, when Elliott had victory in his sights, only to be tracked down and passed by Kyle Busch on the next-to-last lap. But that was little consolation after Sunday's disappointment. As I've said to a bunch of people, it was probably the toughest day of my career.
After last week's close call at the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course, Jimmie Johnson was a logical choice to contend for a victory at Dover International Speedway, where he has accumulated 11 of his 83 career victories. - #17, Roush Fenway Racing, Ford - [21st (+2)] 20th - Paul Menard - #21, Wood Brothers Racing, Ford - [20th (0)] 21st - Jamie McMurray - #1, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet - [18th (-3)] 22nd - William Byron - #24, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet - [23rd (+1)] 23rd - A.J. Allmendinger - #47, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet - [22nd (-1)] 24th - Chris Buescher - #37, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet - [24th (0)] 25th - David Ragan - #38, Front Row Motorsports, Ford - [25th (0)] 26th - Michael McDowell - #34, Front Row Motorsports, Ford - [26th (0)] 27th - Kasey Kahne - #95, Leavine Family Racing, Chevrolet - [27th (0)] 28th - Darrell Wallace Jr.
RACE DISTANCE 400 miles, 400 laps.
Johnson gave away the race before it really started.
Behind Huawei P20 Pro! It's also rumored the Mate 20X will wield a massive 7.21-inch OLED display with a 2240x1080 resolution. We believe that just like the remaining two handsets getting unveiled, this one will be armed with a Kirin 980 SoC.
But this might be a cheaper variant of the device and other variants with higher RAM and a bigger storage might also be available. A list of specs shows that the device will have a "full-range speaker for crystal clear sound" and 'far-field voice recognition'.
The White House has yet to comment on the United Nations report . "My focus now is to be the best justice I can be", he said. The latest justice to join the bench, Neil Gorsuch, spoke a year ago during his swearing-in at the White House Rose Garden.
The man didn't want his name to be out but promised 10 percent of the profits for the earth and atmospheric sciences studies. The Smithsonian has named the rock Edmore meteorite and is considering buying the meteorite so it will be displayed later.
The north Florida city of Tallahassee on Sunday opened two locations where residents could get sandbags in case of flooding. As of the 11 a.m. advisory Monday, the NHC upgraded Michael to a category 1 hurricane, with winds of 75 miles per hour .
Melania Trump demanded "hard evidence" as the only standard of proof for sexual assault - but insisted she stands with women. President Trump has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct and assault in the past.
The storm was centred about 30 miles (48km) off the western tip of Cuba , and about 520 miles (837km) south of Apalachicola. This will place a low, but present threat for flash flooding , strong to damaging wind gusts, and isolated tornadoes.
A red flag, warning of risky conditions, is seen as Hurricane Michael approaches Panama City Beach, Florida, U.S. A storm surge of up to 13 feet (four meters) is expected in some areas, the center said.
"I know it seems odd that Camilla's missing Eugenie's wedding but it doesn't indicate any malice or ill-feeling". Speaking to The Sun , a source said: "When this date was proposed, she said that regrettably, she couldn't come".
The diva quota will be filled by headliners Jennifer Lopez , Carrie Underwood , Mariah Carey and the ever-provocative Cardi B. XXXTentacion's mother was proud and tearful as she accepted her late son's posthumous American Music Award on Tuesday night.
Action Needed Now in Climate Crisis
It is thought that by 2100, global sea rise levels would be 10cm lower that if global warming were to be at 2C. At 1.5 degrees, the report finds that 70 to 90 percent of tropical coral reefs will vanish.
What is Google Home Hub and how does it work?
There are also other bundles , mostly focusing on Nest (also owned by Google) smart home products and the new Home Hub display. However, Google's upping the ante a bit by adding a bit of home-control interface to the mix via the Home View feature.
Trump apologizes to Kavanaugh during swearing-in ceremony
The president went on to describe the Kavanaugh hearings as unjust to the man he appointed for a seat on the Supreme Court. Only 20 percent said that the coverage was biased in Kavanaugh's favor, while 35 percent thought it was neutral.
US, China trade war could dent economic growth
It is the second time in 24 hours the International Monetary Fund has published sober warnings about the state of global finance . Pooling investment fees on various government financial assets also can improve returns for taxpayers, the report said.
Taylor Swift, Cardi B set for American Music Awards
It takes her AMA tally to 23, beating Whitney Houston's 19 to make her the most successful female artist at the awards. Drake , Imagine Dragons, Post Malone , Sheeran and Swift were all nominated for the artist of the year award.
DC Comics hires James Gunn after Disney fires him
Multiple reports indicate that former Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn will be helming a new Suicide Squad movie. Deadline says that Gunn is writing the sequel to Suicide Squad , and WB has asked him to consider directing it.