|Carl Edwards won for fourth time at Texas, and first time without doing a back-flip.|
Texas Race Facts
* Carl Edwards won the 12th Annual AAA Texas 500, his 28th victory in 443 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races.
* With the victory, Edwards clinches a spot in the Championship 4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, joining Jimmie Johnson.
* This is his third victory and 18th top-10 finish in 2016.
* This is his fourth victory and 13th top-10 finish in 24 races at Texas Motor Speedway.
* With the victory, Edwards moves into a tie with Kurt Busch and NASCAR Hall of Famer Rex White for 26th on the all-time series wins list.
* Joey Logano (second) posted his seventh top-10 finish in 17 races at Texas Motor Speedway. It is his 24th top-10 finish in 2016.
* Martin Truex Jr. (third) posted his 12th top-10 finish in 23 races at Texas Motor Speedway.
* Chase Elliott (fourth) was the highest finishing rookie.