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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 25 of 36
Sunday, September 6, 2009 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, GA
325 laps on a 1.540 mile paved track (500.5 miles)

Time of race: 3:44:03
Average Speed: 134.033 mph
Pole Speed: 184.149 mph
Cautions: 9 for 42 laps
Margin of Victory: 1.766 sec
Attendance: 111,300
Lead changes: 31

Glossary    2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2009 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
26 11   Martin Truex, Jr. Guitar Hero 5   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet324153,490running6895
21829   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet325248,328running66175
1 29   Kasey Kahne Budweiser   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Dodge325363,073running60190
32242   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet325207,348running31170
8 424   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet325148,926running30147
13 518   Kyle Busch Pedigree   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota325147,598running24129
61011   Denny Hamlin Farm Bureau Insurance   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota325138,875running23155
36 348   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet303140,351running1760
7 883   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota325139,348running2151
92339   Ryan Newman U.S. Army   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet325135,479running1143
102616   Greg Biffle 3M / American Red Cross   (Jack Roush)Ford325123,675running1139
121517   Matt Kenseth R & L Carriers   (Jack Roush)Ford325144,665running1132
321955   Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota32392,750running172
42800   David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota325168,098running0160
5 75   Mark Martin Carquest / Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet325131,175running0155
111214   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Old Spice   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet325118,823running0130
14 912   David Stremme Penske Racing   (Roger Penske)Dodge325132,565running0121
154198   Paul Menard Johns Manville / Menards   (Yates Racing)Ford325129,881running0118
16297   Robby Gordon Polaris Off-Road Vehicles   (Robby Gordon)Toyota325116,935running0115
173188   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet325111,025running0112
182571   Bobby Labonte TaxSlayer.com   (Kevin Buckler)Chevrolet32595,725running0109
191721   David Gilliland Motorcraft   (Wood Brothers)Ford32591,850running0106
203544   A.J. Allmendinger Hunt Brothers Pizza   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Dodge325100,850running0103
212119   Elliott Sadler Stanley Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Dodge325101,300running0100
223420   Joey Logano Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota324138,026running097
231147   Marcos Ambrose Clorox / Kingsford / Bush's Best Baked Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota324107,223running094
243282   Scott Speed Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota324102,973running091
253307   Casey Mears Jack Daniel's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet324105,600running088
271343   Reed Sorenson U.S. Air Force   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Dodge324126,251running082
282726   Jamie McMurray Crown Royal   (Jack Roush)Ford32396,150running079
292033   Clint Bowyer BB&T   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet32393,125running076
304296   Erik Darnell Academy Sports & Outdoors   (Jeff Moorad)Ford323113,104running073
314034   John Andretti Taco Bell   (Bob Jenkins)Chevrolet32393,825running070
33166   David Ragan UPS   (Jack Roush)Ford32293,425running064
342431   Jeff Burton Caterpillar / CAT Financial   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet322131,131running061
353077   Sam Hornish, Jr. Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Dodge320102,910running058
371499   Carl Edwards Aflac Cancer Center   (Jack Roush)Ford302132,706running052
38 62   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge244101,725crash049
394308   Terry Labonte Barberitos Grille / Hottie Hawg's   (John Carter)Toyota14883,600electrical046
403913   Max Papis GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota10083,475crash043
413809   Mike Bliss Miccosukee Resorts & Gaming   (James Finch)Dodge3883,325electrical040
423687   Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota2583,235brakes037
433766   Dave Blaney Prism Motorsports   (Phil Parsons)Toyota1983,588electrical034

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Regan Smith78Furniture Row CompaniesBarney VisserChevrolet
45Patrick Carpentier36Wave Energy DrinkTommy Baldwin, Jr.Toyota
46Tony Raines37Long John Silver'sBob JenkinsDodge

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
13636  
37415   #77 spun turn 4#17
426019  
61644   #77 spun frontstretch#82
658218  
83864   oil on track#33
8710418  
1051084   #13 accident turn 2#7
10913123  
1321354   debris#19
13620166  
2022076   #48 spun turn 2#16
20824639  
2472526   #2,43 accident turn 4#39
25326917  
2702734   #20 accident turn 4#14
27430936  
3103145   #33 spun frontstretch#18
31532511  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.9%             Average green flag run: 28.3 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Martin Truex, Jr.13838
  Kasey Kahne39413
  Martin Truex, Jr.426120
  Kyle Busch627110
  Jimmie Johnson728312
  Matt Kenseth84841
  Kyle Busch859511
  Martin Truex, Jr.9610510
  Michael Waltrip1061061
  Kyle Busch1071093
  Denny Hamlin11012718
  Jimmie Johnson1281325
  Jeff Gordon1331353
  Denny Hamlin1361383
  Jeff Gordon13916527
  Denny Hamlin1661672
  Kevin Harvick16818821
  Brian Vickers1891902
  Kevin Harvick19120212
  Ryan Newman2032031
  Kevin Harvick2042074
  Kasey Kahne20822720
  Kevin Harvick2282292
  Kasey Kahne2302301
  Kevin Harvick23124717
  Greg Biffle2482481
  Kasey Kahne24926921
  Juan Pablo Montoya2702701
  Kasey Kahne2712744
  Juan Pablo Montoya27530430
  Kevin Harvick30531410
  Kasey Kahne31532511

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Tony Stewart 3694    
2   Jeff Gordon 3457   -237  
3   Jimmie Johnson 3404   -290  
4   Denny Hamlin 3296   -398  
5   Carl Edwards 3162   -532  
6   Kasey Kahne 3153   -541  
7   Kurt Busch 3152   -542  
8   Juan Pablo Montoya 3145   -549  
9   Ryan Newman 3138   -556  
10   Mark Martin 3126   -568  
11   Greg Biffle 3125   -569  
12   Matt Kenseth 3077   -617  
13   Brian Vickers 3057   -637  
14   Kyle Busch 3040   -654  
15   David Reutimann 2945   -749  
16   Clint Bowyer 2909   -785  
17   Marcos Ambrose 2733   -961  
18   Jeff Burton 2629   -1065  
19   Joey Logano 2584   -1110  
20   Casey Mears 2566   -1128