NASCAR at Chicagoland

Matt Kenseth has won the first race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup at Chicagoland. Catch all of the action in photos.

Jimmie Johnson (48), left, listens to his crew chief Chad Knaus before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Jimmie Johnson (48), left, listens to his crew chief Chad Knaus before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Drivers make a pit stop during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill

Drivers make a pit stop during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill. (AP Photo/Warren Wimmer)

Drivers start the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill

Drivers start the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill. (AP Photo/Warren Wimmer)

Jimmie Johnson (48) and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (17) drive during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill

Jimmie Johnson (48) and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (17) drive during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill.. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Drivers start the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race after a rain delay at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill

Drivers start the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race after a rain delay at Chicagoland Speedway, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Joliet, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Veronika Smetazek checks her face, painted by Susan LeMaster, before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Veronika Smetazek checks her face, painted by Susan LeMaster, before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Dale Earnhardt Jr., greets fans during driver introductions before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Dale Earnhardt Jr., greets fans during driver introductions before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Jeff Gordon greets with fans during drivers' introduction before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Jeff Gordon greets with fans during drivers' introduction before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, greets with fans during drivers introduction before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, greets with fans during drivers introduction before the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

NASCAR fans wait for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race to start at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013

NASCAR fans wait for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race to start at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)