2004: The bonus points changed 0 of the 10 final standings.
2005: The bonus points changed 0 of the 10 final standings.
2006: Bonus points gave Matt Kenseth second over Denny Hamlin.
2007: Tony Stewart finished one spot ahead of seventh-place Jeff Burton because of bonus points.
2008: Kyle Busch would have been 12th instead of 10th without any bonus points.
That’s it! Those are the only effects bonus points have had. So forget all the talk about "Chase seeding.” It’s nonsense and has no effect on the final standings.
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