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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 24 of 36
Saturday, August 25, 2007 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.533 mile paved track (266.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:59:39
Average speed: 89.006 mph
Pole speed: 119.805 mph
Cautions: 9 for 61 laps
Margin of victory: 1.405 sec
Attendance: 160000
Lead changes: 12
Green flag passes: 2,147 (4.9 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2007 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 699   Carl Edwards Office Depot   (Jack Roush)Ford500297050running182190
2 19   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Gillett Evernham Motorsports)Dodge500265541running305180
31507   Clint Bowyer Jack Daniel's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500180125running0165
42320   Tony Stewart The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet500178386running0160
5178   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet500164008running1160
6192   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge500145608running2155
7 712   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Dodge500139775running2151
82243   Bobby Labonte Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge500144238running0142
9205   Kyle Busch Kellogg's / Carquest   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500116875running3143
103416   Greg Biffle Dish Network   (Jack Roush)Ford500120300running0134
11251   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet500125695running0130
121031   Jeff Burton Richard Childress Racing   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500134641running0127
134018   J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet500131758running0124
143640   David Stremme Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge50097700running0121
152941   Reed Sorenson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge500123558running0118
161329   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil Platinum   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500140561running0115
17 242   Juan Pablo Montoya Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge500131050running0112
181110   Scott Riggs Valvoline / Stanley Tools   (James Rocco)Dodge500102300running0109
191824   Jeff Gordon Dupont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500137111running2111
20247   Robby Gordon Camping World   (Robby Gordon)Ford50095975running3108
21 948   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet499142911running0100
223025   Casey Mears National Guard / GMAC   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet498106425running097
231655   Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota498104958running094
244115   Paul Menard Menards / Turtle Wax Ice   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet49890675running091
252621   Bill Elliott U.S. Air Force   (Wood Brothers)Ford498110514running088
26 326   Jamie McMurray Irwin Industrial Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford49897525running085
273966   Jeff Green Haas Automation / Best Buy   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet498110563running082
284296   Tony Raines DLP HDTV   (Bill Saunders)Chevrolet49896145running079
292119   Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Gillett Evernham Motorsports)Dodge497106030running076
302738   David Gilliland M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford497114789running073
31 522   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Toyota496104123running070
323245   Kenny Wallace Wells Fargo   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge49693902running067
33144   Ward Burton Miccosukee / Food City   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet49485495running064
343344   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota49484135running061
354384   A.J. Allmendinger Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota49184000running058
363501   Aric Almirola U.S. Army   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet48591890running055
373136   Jeremy Mayfield 360 OTC   (Bill Davis)Toyota48183755running052
38 888   Ricky Rudd Snickers   (Yates Racing)Ford478114678crash049
391217   Matt Kenseth DeWalt   (Jack Roush)Ford452131176crash046
402849   John Andretti Paralyzed Veterans of America   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Dodge41683425electrical043
41 46   David Ragan AAA   (Jack Roush)Ford414119100crash040
423870   Johnny Sauter Haas Automation   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet28083155running037
433711   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet209102268engine034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Aric Almirola01engine change
Denny Hamlin11engine change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44David Reutimann00Burger KingMichael WaltripToyota
45Sterling Marlin78Furniture Row RacingBarney VisserChevrolet
46Brian Vickers83Red BullDietrich MateschitzToyota
47Kevin Lepage37Long John Silver'sBob JenkinsDodge
48Stanton Barrett34Kingsport Iron & Metal / Thompson MetalBob JenkinsDodge

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
1126126  
1271348   #70 accident turn 2#7
13521177  
2122198   oil on track#26
2202267  
2272326   #01,84 accident turn 3#10
233369137  
3703778   #6 spun turn 4#1
37839619  
3974026   #6 spun turn 4#24
40342119  
4224276   #6 spun turn 1#31
42843811  
4394435   #7 spun turn 2#42
4444529  
45346210   #88,48,17 accident turn 1#29
4634653  
4664694   debris#10
47050031  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.2%             Average green flag run: 43.9 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kasey Kahne13636
  Carl Edwards376428
  Kasey Kahne65330266
  Carl Edwards3313311
  Kasey Kahne3323343
  Carl Edwards33535723
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.3583581
  Kurt Busch3593602
  Ryan Newman3613622
  Kyle Busch3633653
  Jeff Gordon3663672
  Robby Gordon3683703
  Carl Edwards371500130

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Gordon 3582    
2   Tony Stewart 3233   -349  
3   Denny Hamlin 3229   -353  
4   Matt Kenseth 3163   -419  
5   Carl Edwards 3160   -422  
6   Jimmie Johnson 3059   -523  
7   Jeff Burton 3054   -528  
8   Kyle Busch 3024   -558  
9   Clint Bowyer 2944   -638  
10   Kevin Harvick 2888   -694  
11   Martin Truex, Jr. 2887   -695  
12   Kurt Busch 2879   -703  
13   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 2721   -861  
14   Ryan Newman 2704   -878  
15   Greg Biffle 2562   -1020  
16   Casey Mears 2458   -1124  
17   Bobby Labonte 2406   -1176  
18   Juan Pablo Montoya 2375   -1207  
19   Jamie McMurray 2371   -1211  
20   J.J. Yeley 2296   -1286