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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 7 of 36
Sunday, April 15, 2007 at Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, TX
334 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (501.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:39:41
Average speed: 143.359 mph
Pole speed: no time trials
Cautions: 7 for 33 laps
Margin of victory: .410 sec
Attendance: 191000
Lead changes: 13
Green flag passes: 1,821 (6.0 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2007 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 231   Jeff Burton Prilosec OTC   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet334526766running1190
2 417   Matt Kenseth DeWalt   (Jack Roush)Ford334357266running16175
3 601   Mark Martin U.S. Army   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet334275583running0165
4 124   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334255811running173170
51326   Jamie McMurray Crown Royal   (Jack Roush)Ford334173325running0155
62116   Greg Biffle 3M / Ameriquest   (Jack Roush)Ford334160125running0150
7241   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet334164945running0146
81642   Juan Pablo Montoya Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge334168375running0142
9 711   Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet334143100running0138
101440   David Stremme Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge334130175running0134
11172   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge334157233running42135
121099   Carl Edwards Office Depot   (Jack Roush)Ford334129975running0127
132796   Tony Raines DLP HDTV   (Bill Saunders)Chevrolet334131325running0124
143683   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota334114325running2126
154215   Paul Menard Menards / Energizer   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet333113325running0118
16 807   Clint Bowyer Jack Daniel's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet333123775running0115
171519   Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge333131870running1117
182513   Joe Nemechek CertainTeed / Ginn Resorts   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet333108325running0109
193038   David Gilliland M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford332137639running0106
20349   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge332154816running0103
214022   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Toyota332137033running0100
223570   Johnny Sauter Yellow Transportation   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet332102325running097
233325   Casey Mears National Guard / GMAC   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet332113175running094
24237   Robby Gordon Jim Beam   (Robby Gordon)Ford332102625running196
25 920   Tony Stewart Home Depot / NASCAR Day 2007   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet332146861running088
263166   Jeff Green Best Buy   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet332121683running085
273910   Scott Riggs Valvoline / Stanley Tools   (James Rocco)Dodge331105925running082
282243   Bobby Labonte Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge331133261running079
291129   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet331140961running076
303744   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota33191575running073
313821   Ken Schrader Motorcraft   (Wood Brothers)Ford331112364running070
322012   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge330122625running067
332988   Ricky Rudd Snickers   (Yates Racing)Ford321118933running064
342814   Sterling Marlin Panasonic   (Bobby Ginn)Chevrolet30497508running061
353245   Kyle Petty Marathon American Spirit Motor Oil   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge29194272running058
36128   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet288128983engine9660
37 55   Kyle Busch Cheez-It / Carquest   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet262100475running052
38 348   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet260135261crash049
39196   David Ragan AAA Insurance   (Jack Roush)Ford239117025running046
402641   Reed Sorenson Tums   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge19789075engine248
414149   Mike Bliss Paralyzed Veterans of America   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Dodge4280960crash040
424378   Kenny Wallace Furniture Row   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet3880865engine037
431818   J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet1108898crash034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Kyle Busch5backup car
Robby Gordon7engine change
Dale Jarrett44transmission change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44David Reutimann00Domino's PizzaMichael WaltripToyota
45Jeremy Mayfield36360 OTCBill DavisToyota
46John Andretti37Camping World / RVs.comBob JenkinsDodge
47A.J. Allmendinger84Red BullDietrich MateschitzToyota
48Michael Waltrip55NAPA Auto PartsMichael WaltripToyota
49Ward Burton4State Water HeatersLarry McClureChevrolet
50Scott Wimmer33Holiday InnRichard ChildressChevrolet
51Kevin Lepage34MyAutoLoan.comBob JenkinsDodge

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
122  
364   #6,18,25,88 accident backstretchnone
74438  
45506   #49 accident backstretch#14
5111666  
1171204   debris#83
12121191  
2122165   debris#83
21723923  
2402434   #20,48 accident turn 2#26
2442529  
2532586   #5,8,20 accident turn 4#11
25929335  
2942974   debris#2
29833437  
  Percent of race run under caution: 9.9%             Average green flag run: 37.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jeff Gordon14545
  Elliott Sadler46461
  Robby Gordon47471
  Jeff Gordon489649
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.97993
  Brian Vickers1001012
  Jeff Gordon10215352
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.15416916
  Reed Sorenson1701712
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.17224877
  Kurt Busch24929042
  Jeff Gordon29131727
  Matt Kenseth31833316
  Jeff Burton3343341

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Gordon 1136    
2   Jeff Burton 1128   -8  
3   Matt Kenseth 1011   -125  
4   Jimmie Johnson 955   -181  
5   Denny Hamlin 914   -222  
6   Clint Bowyer 866   -270  
7   Kyle Busch 856   -280  
8   Carl Edwards 837   -299  
9   Tony Stewart 814   -322  
10   Jamie McMurray 805   -331  
11   Mark Martin 794   -342  
12   David Stremme 779   -357  
13   Juan Pablo Montoya 767   -369  
14   Kevin Harvick 763   -373  
15   Kurt Busch 759   -377  
16   Elliott Sadler 756   -380  
17   Greg Biffle 738   -398  
18   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 737   -399  
19   Martin Truex, Jr. 671   -465  
20   Ryan Newman 656   -480