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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Fontana, Calif.: Auto Club 400 at a glance

Brad Keselowski rings the El Camino Real bell to celebrate winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race in Fontana, Calif., on March 22, 2015.
Brad Keselowski rings the El Camino Real bell to celebrate winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race in Fontana, Calif., on March 22, 2015. AP

Auto Club 400

Distance: 200 laps, or 400 miles.

Where: Auto Club Speedway, a 2-mile asphalt oval in Fontana, Calif.

When: 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

TV: Fox.

Radio: Motor Racing Network.

Last year’s winner: Brad Keselowski.

Also this week: Treatmyclot.com 200, Xfinity Series, Auto Club Speedway, Fontana, Calif., 4 p.m, Saturday, Fox Sports 1.

Worth mentioning: NASCAR’s west-coast swing finishes after three races in Las Vegas, Phoenix and Fontana … Daniel Suarez continues to lead the Xfinity standings ahead of Elliott Sadler.

David Scott’s Power 16

1. Kevin Harvick (3rd last week): Continues his mastery at Phoenix.

2. Kyle Busch (2): Has done everything but win, and that includes for top-5s.

3. Jimmie Johnson (1): Learned hard steering-wheel lesson at Phoenix.

4. Dale Earnhardt Jr. (7): Led 34 laps at Phoenix.

5. Kurt Busch (8): Top-10s in all four races.

6. Carl Edwards (12): Was one bump away from winning Phoenix.

7. Denny Hamlin (9): Part of impressive Joe Gibbs Racing day at Phoenix.

8. Joey Logano (5): First finish out of top 10 of the season for him at Phoenix.

9. Austin Dillon (10): The No. 3 Chevy has been fast all season.

10. Brad Keselowski (4): Tire problems doomed him at Phoenix, where he finished 29th.

Also: 11. Martin Truex Jr. (6); 12. Ryan Blaney (13); 13. Aric Almirola (15); 14. Matt Kenseth (16); 15. Chase Elliott (NR); 16. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (11).

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