September 24, 2011
Driver Denny Hamlin looks out from his car at the end of practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sylvania 300 auto race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, in Loudon, N.H. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
Stories this photo appears in:
One and done? Title hopes up in smoke? For the Chase drivers who ran out of gas or good luck in the playoff opener, they have kept the faith that their championship pursuits aren't spoiled because of a bad start. But it doesn't help.