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2008 Goody's Cool Orange 500


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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 6 of 36
Sunday, March 30, 2008 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a .526 mile paved track (263.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:35:41
Average Speed: 73.163 mph
Pole Speed: 96.288 mph
Cautions: 18 for 89 laps
Margin of Victory: .398 sec
Attendance: 63,000
Lead changes: 20

Glossary    2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2008 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 211   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota500207,391running82190
2 124   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500159,336running90175
32431   Jeff Burton AT&T Mobility   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500149,308running37170
41048   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500142,861running135165
5 920   Tony Stewart Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota500131,236running0155
92799   Carl Edwards Claritin   (Jack Roush)Ford500123,775running0138
121129   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500119,961running0127
191312   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge499118,575running0106
302817   Matt Kenseth DeWalt   (Jack Roush)Ford496117,066running073
282677   Sam Hornish, Jr. Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Dodge497114,800running079
253243   Bobby Labonte Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge497110,436running393
132942   Juan Pablo Montoya Wrigley's Big Red   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge500105,983running0124
17 69   Kasey Kahne Budweiser   (Gillett Evernham Motorsports)Dodge500105,766running0112
21421   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet499105,258running0100
152519   Elliott Sadler McDonald's   (Gillett Evernham Motorsports)Dodge500104,045running0118
42 38   Aric Almirola U.S. Army   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet379102,973engine037
62288   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. AMP Energy / National Guard   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500102,850running146160
181428   Travis Kvapil Yates Racing   (Yates Racing)Ford499102,764running0109
7395   Casey Mears Kellogg's / Carquest   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50099,475running0146
101207   Clint Bowyer BB&T   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50097,200running0134
363841   Reed Sorenson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge47195,389running055
242138   David Gilliland FreeCreditReport.com   (Yates Racing)Ford49792,433running091
8 526   Jamie McMurray Irwin Industrial Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford50091,150running0142
263400   Michael McDowell Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota49788,808running085
341721   Bill Elliott Little Debbie Snack Cakes   (Wood Brothers)Ford49287,570running061
11 46   David Ragan AAA Insurance   (Jack Roush)Ford50087,200running0130
143301   Regan Smith DEI / Principal Financial Group   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet50086,325running0121
38 818   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota44386,050running049
40417   Robby Gordon Charter Communications   (Robby Gordon)Dodge44085,472running043
201916   Greg Biffle Jackson Hewitt   (Jack Roush)Ford49985,175running0103
163515   Paul Menard Menards / Pittsburgh Paints   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet50084,200running0115
351655   Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota48382,383running058
224340   Dario Franchitti Kennametal   (Felix Sabates)Dodge49981,925running097
272396   J.J. Yeley DLP HDTV   (Jeff Moorad)Toyota49780,425running082
37 749   Ken Schrader Microsoft Small Business   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Toyota46779,758running052
234083   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota49773,625out of fuel094
293710   Patrick Carpentier Charter Communications   (Gillett Evernham Motorsports)Dodge49771,550running076
313084   Mike Skinner Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota49668,775running070
323170   Jeremy Mayfield Haas Automation   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet49568,625running067
33202   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge49368,400running064
391544   David Reutimann UPS   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota44168,000rear end351
413666   Scott Riggs State Water Heaters   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet42067,875running040
431822   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Toyota37467,246engine439

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Greg Biffle16engine change

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Kyle Petty45Marathon American Spirit Motor OilPetty EnterprisesDodge
45John Andretti34Front Row MotorsportsBob JenkinsChevrolet
46Tony Raines08Rhino's Energy DrinkJohn CarterDodge
47Joe Nemechek78Furniture Row / DenverMattress.comBarney VisserChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12121  
22243   #18 spun turn 4none
254420  
45484   #7,84 spun turn 4#21
495810  
59646   #8,43,66 accident frontstretch#84
65695  
70734   #41 spun turn 1#96
7410633  
1071104   #77,84,96 accident turn 1#70
1111199  
1201234   #15,44 accident frontstretch#7
12418158  
1821876   debris#15
18819811  
1992046   #21 spun backstretch#7
20521410  
2152184   #2,49 accident frontstretch#17
21926143  
2622654   #77 spun turn 2#15
2662727  
2732775   #10 spun turn 2#00
27828811  
2892924   #10,17 accident turn 4#38
2932964  
2973015   #12,48,2,41 accident turn 2#16
3023098  
3103167   #7,55 accident turn 1#01
31732812  
3293324   #17 accident turn 3#44
33336230  
3633675   #38 accident turn 2#49
36838720  
3883936   #41 spun pit road entrance#12
39440310  
4044118   oil on track#28
41250089  
  Percent of race run under caution: 17.8%             Average green flag run: 21.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Denny Hamlin111
  Jeff Gordon24544
  Bobby Labonte46483
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.4910254
  Jimmie Johnson1031064
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.1071071
  Jimmie Johnson10816053
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.16118222
  Jimmie Johnson18320725
  Denny Hamlin2082147
  Jimmie Johnson21526147
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.2622621
  Jimmie Johnson2632686
  Jeff Gordon26929527
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.29636368
  Dave Blaney3643674
  David Reutimann3683703
  Jeff Gordon37138919
  Jeff Burton39042637
  Denny Hamlin42750074

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Burton 915    
2   Kevin Harvick 876   -39  
3   Greg Biffle 855   -60  
4   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 846   -69  
5   Kyle Busch 831   -84  
6   Tony Stewart 811   -104  
7   Kasey Kahne 786   -129  
8   Denny Hamlin 758   -157  
9   Jeff Gordon 749   -166  
10   Jimmie Johnson 746   -169  
11   Ryan Newman 741   -174  
12   Clint Bowyer 740   -175  
13   Martin Truex, Jr. 695   -220  
14   Carl Edwards 686   -229  
15   Matt Kenseth 677   -238  
16   Kurt Busch 669   -246  
17   Juan Pablo Montoya 633   -282  
18   Brian Vickers 631   -284  
19   David Ragan 628   -287  
20   Elliott Sadler 626   -289