WHAT IF NASCAR USED THE F1 POINTS SYSTEM?

What if we replaced the entire Sprint Cup points system - and the Chase too - with the Formula 1 points system? This is what we would discover: the current points system is designed to punish drivers for bad finishes. It is not designed to reward drivers for good finishes. That is the fundamental problem with the Sprint Cup’s current setup. It rewards not doing bad.The F1 system is based on rewarding good finishes. It only counts the top eight and forgets about the rest. This is the curren ...

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