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2007 Kobalt Tools 500


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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 4 of 36
Sunday, March 18, 2007 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, GA
325 laps on a 1.540 mile paved track (500.5 miles)

Time of race: 3:16:23
Average Speed: 152.915 mph
Pole Speed: 193.124 mph
Cautions: 6 for 27 laps
Margin of Victory: 1.311 sec
Attendance: 105,000
Lead changes: 31

Glossary    2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2007 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
412516   Greg Biffle Jackson Hewitt   (Jack Roush)Ford28085,015running040
273522   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Toyota32388,572running187
21 949   Mike Bliss ZoneLoans.com   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Dodge32486,783running0100
61507   Clint Bowyer DirecTV Hot Pass   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet32587,925running2155
43231   Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet325134,516running2165
11172   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge325110,408running14135
32 85   Kyle Busch Kellogg's / Carquest   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet32275,425running067
14228   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet325116,133running0121
71499   Carl Edwards Office Depot   (Jack Roush)Ford32586,625running0146
302738   David Gilliland M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford32395,289running073
12 524   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet325118,561running30132
20397   Robby Gordon Motorola Digital Audio Players   (Robby Gordon)Ford32475,725running0103
354166   Jeff Green Yellow Transportation   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet32275,240running058
193011   Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet32488,650running0106
253629   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet324117,736running193
364344   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota32067,205running055
1 348   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet325233,261running135195
39129   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge306114,291running046
32117   Matt Kenseth DeWalt   (Jack Roush)Ford325145,016running11170
16 643   Bobby Labonte Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge325110,911running1120
242814   Sterling Marlin Panasonic Plasma HDTV   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet32484,333running091
10 401   Mark Martin U.S. Army   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet325112,183running0134
153726   Jamie McMurray Irwin Industrial Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford32583,475running0118
283425   Casey Mears National Guard / GMAC   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet32378,375running079
312315   Paul Menard Menards / Quaker State   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet32367,500running070
51642   Juan Pablo Montoya Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge325126,200running0155
171913   Joe Nemechek Ginn Resorts   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet32570,075running0112
23 112   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge324111,000running094
344045   Kyle Petty National Tire & Battery   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge32267,275running061
33386   David Ragan AAA   (Jack Roush)Ford322104,125running064
383396   Tony Raines DLP HDTV   (Bill Saunders)Chevrolet31875,885running049
402400   David Reutimann Domino's   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota29567,060running043
431010   Scott Riggs Stanley Tools / Valvoline   (James Rocco)Dodge22174,334engine034
264288   Ricky Rudd Snickers   (Yates Racing)Ford323102,283running085
18 219   Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge32592,670running1114
292670   Johnny Sauter Best Buy   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet32367,700running076
372921   Ken Schrader Little Debbie Snack Cakes   (Wood Brothers)Ford31887,384running052
91141   Reed Sorenson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge325104,433running1143
21320   Tony Stewart The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet325165,461running121175
13 740   David Stremme Coors Light   (Felix Sabates)Dodge32575,875running0124
8181   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet325109,520running0142
423183   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Danny Bahar)Toyota22767,270crash542
222018   J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet324100,233running097

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Ryan Newman12engine change
Brian Vickers83engine change
Jeff Green66transmission change

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Scott Wimmer33Camping World / RVs.comRichard ChildressChevrolet
45Ward Burton4State Water HeatersLarry McClureChevrolet
46John Andretti37Huddle HouseBob JenkinsDodge
47Michael Waltrip55NAPA Auto PartsMichael WaltripToyota
48Kenny Wallace78Furniture Row RacingBarney VisserChevrolet
49Kevin Lepage34Wyndham AtlantaBob JenkinsDodge
50Jeremy Mayfield36360 OTCBill DavisToyota
51A.J. Allmendinger84Red BullDanny BaharToyota

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
13636  
37404   debris#45
41143103  
1441474   debris#43
14822376  
2242274   oil on tracknone
2282303  
2312377   #00,9,16,83 accident turn 3#43
23827033  
2712744   debris#29
27531036  
3113144   debris#24
31532511  
  Percent of race run under caution: 8.3%             Average green flag run: 42.6 laps

'Lucky Dog' recipients prior to 2009 were compiled by Jayski.com.

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jimmie Johnson13636
  Elliott Sadler37371
  Jeff Gordon38414
  Tony Stewart427938
  Jimmie Johnson80878
  Kevin Harvick88881
  Brian Vickers89913
  Kurt Busch92965
  Matt Kenseth97971
  Kurt Busch981069
  Jimmie Johnson10713226
  Reed Sorenson1331331
  Dave Blaney1341341
  Brian Vickers1351362
  Jimmie Johnson1371437
  Clint Bowyer1441441
  Jimmie Johnson14515410
  Matt Kenseth15516410
  Jimmie Johnson1651662
  Jeff Gordon16719226
  Tony Stewart1931942
  Jimmie Johnson19522329
  Dave Blaney2242241
  Jimmie Johnson22523814
  Tony Stewart23927032
  Jeff Burton2712711
  Tony Stewart27231039
  Jeff Burton3113111
  Bobby Labonte3123121
  Tony Stewart31332210
  Jimmie Johnson3233253

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Mark Martin 629    
2   Jeff Gordon 621   -8  
3   Jeff Burton 618   -11  
4   Jimmie Johnson 601   -28  
5   Matt Kenseth 567   -62  
6   Tony Stewart 507   -122  
7   Kevin Harvick 482   -147  
8   Denny Hamlin 480   -149  
9   Clint Bowyer 479   -150  
10   Carl Edwards 471   -158  
11   David Stremme 463   -166  
12   J.J. Yeley 462   -167  
13   Elliott Sadler 456   -173  
14   Kyle Busch 449   -180  
15   Juan Pablo Montoya 443   -186  
16   Robby Gordon 433   -196  
17   Bobby Labonte 428   -201  
18   Ryan Newman 422   -207  
19   Joe Nemechek 420   -209  
20   Kurt Busch 416   -213