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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 6 of 36
Sunday, April 1, 2012 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps* on a .526 mile paved track (263.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:26:12
Average Speed: 78.823 mph
Pole Speed: 97.128 mph
Cautions: 7 for 56 laps
Margin of Victory: .342 sec
Attendance: 63,000
Lead changes: 19

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
14 924   Jeff Gordon AARP / Drive to End Hunger   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet514129,846running32932
122248   Jimmie Johnson MyLowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet515124,071running11133
6 311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota515128,101running3139
19 229   Kevin Harvick Budweiser is Back   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet513125,971running2126
1 539   Ryan Newman Outback Steakhouse   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet515198,808running1247
31488   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. AMP Energy / Diet Mtn. Dew / National Guard   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet515116,985running342
81943   Aric Almirola Smithfield "Helping Hungry Homes"   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford515121,196running337
9 72   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge515117,455running236
10 415   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota515111,999running235
42117   Matt Kenseth Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers / Gary Sinise   (Jack Roush)Ford515152,821running141
22722   A.J. Allmendinger Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge515150,610running042
51356   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota515117,949running039
71514   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet515133,410running037
112899   Carl Edwards Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford515124,451running033
132616   Greg Biffle 3M   (Jack Roush)Ford51489,385running031
15129   Marcos Ambrose DeWalt / Stanley Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford513109,668running029
161778   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet513106,343running028
171647   Bobby Labonte Bush's Best Baked Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota513104,368running027
18 655   Brian Vickers RK Motors Charlotte / Aaron's   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota51379,035running026
20201   Jamie McMurray Belkin   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet513110,718running024
213242   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet512108,176running023
221831   Jeff Burton BB&T   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet512116,435running022
231020   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota51185,660running021
242434   David Ragan Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford51191,518running020
252513   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford51189,218running019
261127   Paul Menard Menards / Libman   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet51084,685running018
273493   Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota51093,907running017
283838   David Gilliland Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford50976,060running016
293183   Landon Cassill Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota507102,230running015
303930   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Toyota50676,760running014
314133   Hermie Sadler Anderson's Pure Maple Syrup   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50580,610running013
323632   Ken Schrader Federated Auto Parts   (Frank Stoddard)Ford50380,460running012
334051   Kurt Busch Phoenix Construction   (James Finch)Chevrolet49780,235running011
344236   Dave Blaney Ollie's Bargain Outlet   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet43972,110brakes010
352910   David Reutimann Accell Construction   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet43672,060engine09
36 818   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota435119,218running08
374349   J.J. Yeley America Israel Racing / JPO Absorbents   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Toyota35971,930brakes07
38 15   Kasey Kahne HendrickCars.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet25686,253engine06
393787   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota7469,100brakes00
402398   Michael McDowell Curb Records / K-Love   (Mike Curb)Ford6069,025brakes04
413026   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford4968,975brakes03
423323   Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet3068,895brakes02
433574   Reed Sorenson Turn One Racing   (Stacy Compton)Chevrolet2568,418brakes00
* Race extended to 515 laps due to green/white/checker.

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Scott Speed52Crusader Staffing AssociatesKelly OwenToyota
45Mike Bliss19Humphrey Smith RacingMark SmithToyota
46Tony Raines37Poynt.comRick WareFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
19898  
991046   #18 accident turn 3#27
105245141  
2462549   #36 accident turn 2#22
25526410  
2652706   #42,32 accident backstretch#39
27131545  
31632813   #5 engine backstretch#16
32936133  
3623687   #93 spun turn 2#99
369497129  
4985036   #10 stalled frontstretch#14
5045041  
5055139   #15,24,48 accident turns 1/2#99
5145152  
  Percent of race run under caution: 10.9%             Average green flag run: 57.4 laps

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Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kevin Harvick12121
  Jeff Gordon229978
  Brad Keselowski1001001
  Jeff Gordon101228128
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.2292313
  Jeff Gordon2322321
  Denny Hamlin2332331
  Clint Bowyer2342352
  Matt Kenseth2362361
  Aric Almirola2372393
  Jeff Gordon24032283
  Brad Keselowski3233231
  Jeff Gordon32435532
  Jimmie Johnson3563627
  Denny Hamlin36339230
  Jimmie Johnson393496104
  Jeff Gordon4975037
  Ryan Newman50451512

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
566   Martin Truex, Jr.515267.792   44.632  
116   Denny Hamlin515270.863   45.144  
25   Brad Keselowski515225.767   45.153  
436   Aric Almirola515273.084   45.514  
175   Matt Kenseth515228.069   45.614  
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Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Greg Biffle 226    
2   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 220   -6  
3   Matt Kenseth 214   -12  
4   Kevin Harvick 214   -12  
5   Tony Stewart 214   -12  
6   Martin Truex, Jr. 214   -12  
7   Denny Hamlin 210   -16  
8   Ryan Newman 202   -24  
9   Clint Bowyer 192   -34  
10   Jimmie Johnson 189   -37  
11   Carl Edwards 179   -47  
12   Brad Keselowski 175   -51  
13   Joey Logano 167   -59  
14   Paul Menard 166   -60  
15   Jeff Burton 164   -62  
16   Kyle Busch 151   -75  
17   Juan Pablo Montoya 146   -80  
18   Regan Smith 146   -80  
19   Aric Almirola 144   -82  
20   A.J. Allmendinger 143   -83