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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 36 of 36
Sunday, November 21, 2004 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL
267 laps* on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 3:50:55
Average speed: 105.623 mph
Pole speed: 179.319 mph
Cautions: 14 for 79 laps
Margin of victory: .342 sec
Attendance: 80000
Lead changes: 14

Glossary    2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2004 standings

Playoff drivers are highlighted in green in the qualifying and race results.

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 216   Greg Biffle National Guard / Subway   (Jack Roush)Ford271314850running117190
23948   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet271231705running0170
3 524   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet271208708running0165
4 820   Tony Stewart Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet271167003running34165
5 197   Kurt Busch Sharpie / Irwin Industrial Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford271130650running4160
61777   Brendan Gaughan Kodak / Jasper Engines   (Doug Bawel)Dodge271102000running0150
71842   Jamie McMurray Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge27188950running0146
8102   Rusty Wallace Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge271110983running26147
9 721   Ricky Rudd Motorcraft / U.S. Air Force   (Wood Brothers)Ford27190806running0138
10 929   Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet27199728running0134
11116   Mark Martin Viagra   (Jack Roush)Ford27167950running8135
12 618   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet271100133running10132
132122   Scott Wimmer Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Dodge27186175running0124
142299   Carl Edwards Roush Racing   (Jack Roush)Ford27191867running0121
152510   Scott Riggs Valvoline   (James Rocco)Chevrolet27184712running0118
163840   Sterling Marlin Lone Star Steakhouse / Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge27191925running0115
172415   Michael Waltrip NAPA   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet27189881running0112
181425   Brian Vickers GMAC Financial Services   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet27165225running0109
193017   Matt Kenseth DeWalt Power Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford271104203running0106
202314   John Andretti VB/APlus at Sunoco   (Greg Pollex)Ford27155150running0103
212932   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Tide   (Cal Wells)Chevrolet27179500running0100
223700   Kenny Wallace Aaron's   (Michael Waltrip)Chevrolet27152800running097
23168   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet271100703running094
242788   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Yates Racing)Ford27086717running091
254349   Ken Schrader Schwan's Home Service   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Dodge26955500running088
264141   Casey Mears Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge26868575running085
271901   Joe Nemechek U.S. Army   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet26773375running082
283236   Boris Said USG Durock   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet26651575transmission079
293331   Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet26686552running076
30 312   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge264107917crash7278
31425   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet26481100running070
32351   Martin Truex, Jr. Enterprise Rent-A-Car   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet25150750tire067
33284   Mike Wallace Lucas Oil Products   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet24754480wheel bearing064
341538   Elliott Sadler M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford23289183running061
352019   Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge23169039running058
364030   Jeff Burton America Online   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet23157935running055
373143   Jeff Green Chex Party Mix   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge22375975engine052
38 49   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge19279400crash049
392606   Travis Kvapil Mobil 1 / Jasper Engines   (Roger Penske)Dodge16349325crash046
40120   Mike Bliss NetZero   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet14549100crash043
411323   Shane Hmiel Bill Davis Racing   (Bill Davis)Dodge11548910crash040
423413   Greg Sacks ARC Dehooker / Vita Coco   (James Wilsberg)Dodge348605overheating037
433602   Hermie Sadler Drive for Diversity / Sam Bass   (Hermie Sadler)Chevrolet048630crash034
* Race extended to 271 laps due to green/white/checker.

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Mike Bliss0engine change
Jeff Burton30engine change
Casey Mears41backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Kyle Petty45Georgia-Pacific / BrawnyPetty EnterprisesDodge
45Johnny Sauter09Miccosukee Gaming & ResortsJames FinchDodge
46Mike Garvey75Jani-KingRandall HaefeleDodge
47Tony Raines51Consort Hair Care for MenJoe AuerChevrolet
48Kevin Lepage37Carter's Royal Dispos-allJohn CarterDodge
49Todd Bodine50Arnold Development CompaniesDon ArnoldDodge
50J.J. Yeley11Vigoro / The Home DepotJoe GibbsChevrolet
51Larry Foyt70BAM RacingRay AndersonDodge
52Randy LaJoie98Mach One Inc.William EdwardsFord
53Morgan Shepherd89Racing With Jesus / Red Line OilMorgan ShepherdDodge
54Kirk Shelmerdine72Freddie B'sKirk ShelmerdineFord
55Carl Long80Adesa ImpactStan HoverFord
WDGeoffrey Bodine93Global Industrial ContractorsPat WhitenerChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
111  
243   #0,02 accident turn 1none
562  
793   #30,31,36,41 accident turn 2none
104839  
49524   debris frontstretch#4
539341  
94974   debris#23
9811316  
11413118   #19 accident turn 2#43
13214716  
1481514   #0 accident turn 2#4
1521565  
1571604   #38 spun frontstretch#00
1611633  
1641707   #9,06,8 accident frontstretch#88
1711733  
1741774   debris backstretch#88
17819114  
1921954   debris turn 2#32
1961994  
2002078   debris frontstretch#32
20822417  
2252317   oil on track#17
23225221  
2532575   #1 accident turn 4#17
2582658  
2662694   #12 accident turn 2none
2702712  
  Percent of race run under caution: 29.2%             Average green flag run: 12.8 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kurt Busch144
  Greg Biffle5114110
  Ryan Newman11514632
  Greg Biffle1471482
  Tony Stewart14917022
  Greg Biffle1711733
  Bobby Labonte17418310
  Ryan Newman1841918
  Mark Martin1921998
  Rusty Wallace20022526
  Ryan Newman22623510
  Tony Stewart2362427
  Ryan Newman24326422
  Tony Stewart2652695
  Greg Biffle2702712

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kurt Busch 6506    
2   Jimmie Johnson 6498   -8  
3   Jeff Gordon 6490   -16  
4   Mark Martin 6399   -107  
5   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 6368   -138  
6   Tony Stewart 6326   -180  
7   Ryan Newman 6180   -326  
8   Matt Kenseth 6069   -437  
9   Elliott Sadler 6024   -482  
10   Jeremy Mayfield 6000   -506  
11   Jamie McMurray 4597   -1909  
12   Bobby Labonte 4277   -2229  
13   Kasey Kahne 4274   -2232  
14   Kevin Harvick 4228   -2278  
15   Dale Jarrett 4214   -2292  
16   Rusty Wallace 3960   -2546  
17   Greg Biffle 3902   -2604  
17   Jeff Burton 3902   -2604  
19   Joe Nemechek 3878   -2628  
19   Michael Waltrip 3878   -2628  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Gordon 5042    
2   Jimmie Johnson 4995   -47  
3   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 4869   -173  
4   Kurt Busch 4795   -247  
5   Tony Stewart 4701   -341  
6   Jamie McMurray 4597   -445  
6   Mark Martin 4597   -445  
8   Matt Kenseth 4376   -666  
9   Ryan Newman 4361   -681  
10   Elliott Sadler 4315   -727  
11   Bobby Labonte 4277   -765  
12   Kasey Kahne 4274   -768  
13   Kevin Harvick 4228   -814  
14   Dale Jarrett 4214   -828  
15   Jeremy Mayfield 4183   -859  
16   Rusty Wallace 3960   -1082  
17   Jeff Burton 3902   -1140  
17   Greg Biffle 3902   -1140  
19   Joe Nemechek 3878   -1164  
19   Michael Waltrip 3878   -1164