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Sprint Cup

What: Heluva Good at the Glen

When/where: Today, practice (Speed, noon; ESPN2, 4 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (ESPN, 11 a.m.); Sunday, race (ESPN, 1 p.m.); Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Fast facts: In June at Sonoma, Calif., Jimmie Johnson won for the first time on a road course.

Standings: 1. Kevin Harvick, 3,080; 2. Jeff Gordon, 2,891; 3. Denny Hamlin, 2,820; 4. Johnson, 2,803; 5. Jeff Burton, 2,757; 6. Kyle Busch, 2,724; 7. Kurt Busch, 2,722; 8. Tony Stewart, 2,719; 9. Matt Kenseth, 2,682; 10. Carl Edwards, 2,666; 11. Greg Biffle, 2,652; 12. Clint Bowyer, 2,564

Nationwide

What: Zippo 200 at the Glen

When/where: Today, practice (ESPN2, 2 p.m.); Saturday, qualifying (ESPN2, 9 a.m.), race (ESPN, 2 p.m.); Watkins Glen, N.Y.

Fast facts: Kyle Busch is a win away from the series season record of 10 he shares with Sam Ard. Busch was a 10-time winner in 2008. … Ron Fellows is driving the No. 88 Chevrolet for Dale Earnhardt Jr. … Former F1 champ Jacques Villeneuve will drive the No. 32 Toyota for Braun Racing.

Standings: 1. Brad Keselowski, 3,349; 2. Carl Edwards, 3,118; 3. Busch, 2,876; 4. Justin Allgaier, 2,833; 5. Paul Menard, 2,620

Trucks

What: Nashville 200

When/where: Saturday, practice, qualifying, race (Speed, 9 p.m.); Gladeville, Tenn.

Fast facts: Brian Ickler is driving the No. 18 Toyota for Kyle Busch.

Standings: 1. Todd Bodine, 1,993; 2. Aric Almirola, 1,844; 3. Johnny Sauter, 1,800; 4. Timothy Peters, 1,791; 5. Matt Crafton, 1,748

IndyCar

What: Honda Indy 200

When/where: Today, practice; Saturday, practice, qualifying (Versus, 6 p.m.); Sunday, race (Versus, 2:30 p.m.); Lexington, Ohio

Standings: 1. Will Power, 420; 2. Dario Franchitti, 370; 3. Scott Dixon, 349; 4. Ryan Briscoe, 324; 5. Ryan Hunter-Reay, 316

Formula One

Next: Belgian Grand Prix, Aug. 29, Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Spa-Francorchamps

Standings: 1. Mark Webber, 161; 2. Lewis Hamilton, 157; 3. Sebastian Vettel, 151; 4. Jenson Button, 147; 5. Fernando Alonso, 141

NHRA

Next: Lucas Oil Nationals, Aug. 12-15, Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway

Standings: Top Fuel — 1. Larry Dixon, 1,520; 2. Tony Schumacher, 1,291. Funny Car — 1. John Force, 1,219; 2. Robert Hight, 1,191. Pro Stock — 1. Mike Edwards, 1,586; 2. Allen Johnson, 1,242. Pro Stock Motorcyle — 1. Hector Arana, 836; 2. Andrew Hines, 776

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