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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 7 of 36
Sunday, April 9, 2006 at Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, TX
334 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (501.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:37:55
Average speed: 137.943 mph
Pole speed: 190.315 mph
Cautions: 9 for 43 laps
Margin of victory: 5.229 sec
Attendance: 189000
Lead changes: 22
Green flag passes: 1,905 (6.5 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2006 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 19   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge334530164running63185
2 617   Matt Kenseth Carhartt   (Jack Roush)Ford334362491running14175
34020   Tony Stewart The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet334286386running99175
4 811   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet334208500running41165
52429   Kevin Harvick Reese's Caramel Cup   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet334204511running1160
62131   Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet334172220running0150
72210   Scott Riggs Stanley Tools / Valvoline   (James Rocco)Dodge334133850running0146
8 91   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet334156608running2147
9 36   Mark Martin AAA   (Jack Roush)Ford334151850running11143
101043   Bobby Labonte Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge334164211running0134
111648   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334165161running0130
12158   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet334154816running0127
131341   Reed Sorenson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge334126675running0124
142042   Casey Mears Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge334150233running0121
15265   Kyle Busch Kellogg's / Delphi   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334129725running0118
163221   Ken Schrader Motorcraft Genuine Parts   (Wood Brothers)Ford334140089running0115
172788   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Yates Racing)Ford334143350running0112
18 466   Jeff Green SanDisk / Best Buy   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet334133833running1114
191207   Clint Bowyer Jack Daniel's Texas Pride   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet333116075running0106
20297   Robby Gordon Jim Beam Black   (Robby Gordon)Chevrolet333109275running0103
212840   David Stremme Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge333127033running0100
221124   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet332148411running097
231701   Joe Nemechek U.S. Army   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet332129070running094
243696   Tony Raines DLP HDTV   (Bill Saunders)Chevrolet33297075running091
253044   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet33295975running088
264255   Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts   (Doug Bawel)Dodge331108833running085
273932   Travis Kvapil Tide / Downy   (Cal Wells)Chevrolet331105122running082
28434   Scott Wimmer AERO Exhaust   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet33094075running079
293122   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Dodge33092475running076
301814   Sterling Marlin Centrix Auto Finance   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet32989325running073
313419   Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge328116891running070
323561   Kevin Lepage RoadLoans.com   (Jeff Stec)Ford32885800running067
332538   Elliott Sadler M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford286113558engine169
34 72   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge286124633running061
35 218   J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet270118075running263
363799   Carl Edwards Office Depot   (Jack Roush)Ford256101175crash5060
374126   Jamie McMurray Crown Royal   (Jack Roush)Ford254127100running052
382351   Mike Garvey Marathon American Spirit Motor Oil   (Joe Auer)Chevrolet25179125crash049
391945   Kyle Petty Schwan's Home Service   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge24887000engine046
401412   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge200124283crash043
413874   Derrike Cope myguardian911.com   (Raynard McGlynn)Dodge16978760electrical00
42 516   Greg Biffle Subway / National Guard   (Jack Roush)Ford8198860crash4942
433325   Brian Vickers GMAC   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet2486847engine034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Scott Wimmer4transmission change
Matt Kenseth17engine change
Derrike Cope74transmission change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Brent Sherman49SertaBeth Ann MorgenthauDodge
45Chad Blount92Fox Collision CentersBob JenkinsDodge
46Kenny Wallace78Furniture Row RacingBarney VisserChevrolet
47Chad Chaffin34Holiday Inn DFW Airport WestBob JenkinsChevrolet
48Stanton Barrett95hairofdog.comStanton BarrettChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
16464  
65684   debris#5
698214  
83897   #16 accident turn 3#24
9014657  
1471504   debris#66
15116010  
1611644   debris#12
16518925  
1901956   #18 accident turn 4#88
1962016  
2022054   #12 accident turn 1#45
20625045  
2512544   oil on track#48
2552573  
2582636   #99 accident turn 2#21
26431350  
3143174   debris#88
31833417  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.9%             Average green flag run: 29.1 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mark Martin11111
  Greg Biffle125645
  Jeff Green57571
  Kevin Harvick58581
  Martin Truex, Jr.59602
  Greg Biffle61644
  Kasey Kahne65684
  J.J. Yeley69702
  Kasey Kahne719020
  Denny Hamlin91911
  Tony Stewart9214655
  Carl Edwards1471471
  Denny Hamlin14815811
  Matt Kenseth1591613
  Elliott Sadler1621621
  Carl Edwards1631664
  Matt Kenseth16717711
  Denny Hamlin17820629
  Carl Edwards20725145
  Kasey Kahne25226312
  Tony Stewart26430744
  Kasey Kahne30833427

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jimmie Johnson 1063    
2   Matt Kenseth 1048   -15  
3   Kasey Kahne 1017   -46  
3   Mark Martin 1017   -46  
5   Tony Stewart 966   -97  
6   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 951   -112  
7   Kyle Busch 950   -113  
8   Jeff Gordon 911   -152  
9   Kevin Harvick 859   -204  
10   Casey Mears 845   -218  
11   Dale Jarrett 828   -235  
12   Elliott Sadler 804   -259  
13   Clint Bowyer 750   -313  
14   Denny Hamlin 747   -316  
15   Martin Truex, Jr. 744   -319  
16   Jeff Burton 741   -322  
17   Kurt Busch 722   -341  
18   Ryan Newman 711   -352  
19   Reed Sorenson 701   -362  
20   Brian Vickers 684   -379