For Kevin Harvick, he ended the 2019 Cup Series regular season with a victory. For Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman, they clinched playoff spots. For seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson, he will miss the playoffs for the first time in his career.
2019 Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard
Jimmie Johnson, fighting to not miss the postseason for the first time ever, is caught in a battle with those like Daniel Suárez, Ryan Newman, and Clint Bowyer for the final two playoff spots entering the Cup Series regular season finale at Indianapolis.
Ryan Sieg will run his first Cup Series race since 2017 at Indianapolis, driving the #27 for Premium Motorsports.