Martin Truex Jr. maintains lead in regular-season, playoff points

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Martin Truex Jr. remained atop the points standings in NASCAR’s premier series with two stage wins and a third-place finish at Dover International Speedway.

The Furniture Row Racing driver is nine points ahead of Kyle Larson, who finished second Sunday, through 13 of 26 races in the regular season.

Raising his stage win total to eight, Truex leads the series with 18 playoff points, three ahead of Jimmie Johnson, who picked up five points with his victory Sunday.

Click here for the points standings after Dover.