After last week's disappointment, a driver failed to make it through Stage 1 at Charlotte

Ryan Newman failed to qualify for the Round of 12 last week, and his bad luck and misfortune continued at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday.

Newman was involved in a crash in Stage 1 of the race, and his car quickly caught fire.

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Newman's day came to an end, and he nearly took a couple of playoff drivers with him. Brad Keselowski and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. barely avoided the crash.