October 10, 2016
Denny Hamlin finished 30th in Sunday’s rain-postponed NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, after a blown engine in the #11 FedEx Office Toyota with 26 laps to go spoiled a strong run to start the Round of 12 in the Chase for Sprint Cup championship.
October 3, 2016
Denny Hamlin finished ninth in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover (Del.) International Speedway, advancing to the Round of 12 in the Chase playoffs after four drivers were eliminated following the 400-lap event at the "Monster Mile."
September 25, 2016
Denny Hamlin finished 15th in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, unable to make up track position in the final laps the 300-lap event on the flat, one-mile oval, won by Kevin Harvick.
September 19, 2016
Denny Hamlin finished sixth in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, running near the front of the field throughout the 270-lap event won by Martin Truex Jr. and putting the FedEx Racing Team in solid position after the first event of the Chase playoffs.