(MARTINSVILLE, VA) - NASCAR races this weekend at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia.
The Sprint Cup cars will take to the track this morning for practice with qualifying scheduled for the middle of this afternoon as drivers prepare for race six of the ten-race chase for the Sprint Cup.
Three-time defending Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson solidified his grip on a fourth cup with his win last weekend at Charlotte.
Johnson holds a 90-point lead over Hendrick Motorsports teammate Mark Martin.
Johnson won the first race at Martinsville this season back in late March and is the defending champion of the fall race.
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