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2012 NASCAR Standings: Jimmie Johnson Holds One-Point Lead

It's a tight race at the top for the Sprint Cup Series points title. After the Finger Lakes 355 at The Glen, Jimmie Johnson holds just a one-point lead over Greg Biffle at the top of the standings. Matt Kenseth trails by just two points.

Johnson is tied with Brad Keselowski for the most wins this season, tallying three. He also leads the way with 11 top-5 finishes in 2012.

The leaders are below:

1
Jimmie Johnson 777





2
Greg Biffle 776





3
Matt Kenseth 775





4
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 760





5
Brad Keselowski 733





6
Martin Truex Jr. 728





7
Clint Bowyer 719





8
Tony Stewart 716





9
Kevin Harvick 710





10
Denny Hamlin 693





11
Kasey Kahne 653





12
Carl Edwards 650





13
Ryan Newman 644





14
Kyle Busch 638





15
Jeff Gordon 634





16
Paul Menard 629





17
Marcos Ambrose 600





18
Joey Logano 587





19
Jeff Burton 541





20
Jamie McMurray 541





Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.