Tony Stewart claims Fontana victory
FONTANA, Calif. -- "Smoke" finally got his win in California. Jimmie Johnson could be ready to smoke the field again.
Tony Stewart pulled away from Johnson on a late restart Sunday to win at Auto Club Speedway for the first time in 19 tries, but it was the four-time defending Sprint Cup champion who walked away with a bigger points lead.
Johnson finished third after a late pass by Clint Bowyer and has a 36-point lead over Denny Hamlin with six Chase races left.
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