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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 1 of 36
Sunday, February 15, 2009 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
200 laps* on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:51:40
Average speed: 132.816 mph
Pole speed: 188.001 mph
Cautions: 8 for 35 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 180000
Lead changes: 9
Green flag passes: 6,630 (56.7 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2009 standings

Qualifying results for this race:
RankDriverNbrCarTimeSpeed 
1   Martin Truex, Jr.1Chevrolet47.872   188.001  
2   Mark Martin5Chevrolet47.919   187.817  
3   Ryan Newman39Chevrolet47.929   187.778  
4   Juan Pablo Montoya42Chevrolet47.938   187.743  
5   Bill Elliott21Ford47.939   187.739   PC
6   Jimmie Johnson48Chevrolet47.942   187.727  
7   Aric Almirola8Chevrolet47.962   187.649  
8   Travis Kvapil28Ford47.981   187.574   *
9   Jeff Gordon24Chevrolet48.025   187.402  
10   Tony Stewart14Chevrolet48.042   187.336   PC
11   Bobby Labonte96Ford48.074   187.211  
12   Dale Earnhardt, Jr.88Chevrolet48.108   187.079  
13   Paul Menard98Ford48.117   187.044  
14   Regan Smith78Chevrolet48.148   186.924   *
15   Kyle Busch18Toyota48.155   186.896  
16   Greg Biffle16Ford48.157   186.889  
17   Scott Speed82Toyota48.169   186.842  
18   David Reutimann00Toyota48.173   186.827  
19   Joe Nemechek87Toyota48.178   186.807   *
20   Boris Said08Ford48.185   186.780   *
21   Joey Logano20Toyota48.192   186.753  
22   Clint Bowyer33Chevrolet48.199   186.726  
23   Matt Kenseth17Ford48.228   186.614  
24   Jamie McMurray26Ford48.255   186.509  
25   Denny Hamlin11Toyota48.270   186.451  
26   Carl Edwards99Ford48.286   186.389  
27   David Ragan6Ford48.290   186.374  
28   Reed Sorenson43Dodge48.369   186.070  
29   Elliott Sadler19Dodge48.370   186.066  
30   Marcos Ambrose47Toyota48.384   186.012  
31   Jeff Burton31Chevrolet48.398   185.958  
32   Scott Riggs36Toyota48.415   185.893   *
33   Brian Vickers83Toyota48.424   185.858  
34   Michael Waltrip55Toyota48.438   185.805  
35   A.J. Allmendinger44Dodge48.447   185.770   *
36   John Andretti34Chevrolet48.494   185.590  
37   Brad Keselowski09Chevrolet48.499   185.571   *
38   Kasey Kahne9Dodge48.513   185.517  
39   Robby Gordon7Toyota48.515   185.510  
40   Casey Mears07Chevrolet48.537   185.426  
41   David Stremme12Dodge48.546   185.391  
42   Kurt Busch2Dodge48.549   185.380  
43   Jeremy Mayfield41Toyota48.627   185.082   *
44   Sam Hornish, Jr.77Dodge48.628   185.079  
45   Kirk Shelmerdine27Toyota48.687   184.854   *
46   Mike Wallace71Chevrolet48.689   184.847   *
47   Tony Raines37Dodge48.885   184.106   *
48   Mike Garvey73Dodge48.912   184.004   *
49   Kevin Harvick29Chevrolet49.019   183.602  
50   Terry Labonte66Toyota49.439   182.043   PC
51   Derrike Cope75Dodge49.445   182.020   *
52   Mike Skinner23Chevrolet49.470   181.928   *
53   Kelly Bires51Dodge49.532   181.701   *
54   Carl Long46Dodge49.715   181.032   *
55   Geoffrey Bodine64Toyota49.776   180.810   *
56   Norm Benning57Chevrolet50.734   177.396   *

OP: qualified via owners points
PC: qualified as past champion
PR: provisional
QR: via qualifying race
* - had to qualify on time

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:   Joe Nemechek (#87), Boris Said (#08), Brad Keselowski (#09), Kirk Shelmerdine (#27), Mike Wallace (#71), Tony Raines (#37), Mike Garvey (#73), Derrike Cope (#75), Mike Skinner (#23), Kelly Bires (#51), Carl Long (#46), Geoffrey Bodine (#64), Norm Benning (#57), James Hylton (#60-WD)