Sprint Cup driver standings after Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas


Defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kyle Busch remains atop the point standings following Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Atlanta race winner Jimmie Johnson moved up to second place with Kevin Harvick third.

Sunday’s runner-up, Joey Logano, moved up three positions and into fourth place in the rankings, 12 points behind Busch, while Kurt Busch climbed one spot to fifth position, 14 points behind his brother.

Here’s how the standings look after the third race in the 36-race Sprint Cup schedule: