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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 35 of 36
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at Phoenix International Raceway, Avondale, AZ
312 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (312.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:49:01
Average speed: 110.758 mph
Pole speed: 136.389 mph
Cautions: 5 for 25 laps
Margin of victory: 4.770 sec
Attendance: 75000
Lead changes: 13
Green flag passes: 1,402 (4.9 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2010 standings

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

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 199   Carl Edwards Aflac   (Jack Roush)Ford312247098running93190
21839   Ryan Newman U.S. Army Veterans Day Tribute   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet312190529running0170
31020   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312165690running0165
4 416   Greg Biffle 3M Scotch Brand   (Jack Roush)Ford312119550running0160
52148   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312160303running0155
62929   Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet312140951running0150
71517   Matt Kenseth Valvoline   (Jack Roush)Ford312130101running1151
8285   Mark Martin GoDaddy.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312103725running0142
9 32   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge312128148running20143
10 51   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet312114954running0134
112224   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet312121251running0130
121711   Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312103300running190137
13 718   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota312119881running6129
143188   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Diet Mountain Dew Paint the 88/National Guard   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet31281975running0121
151156   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota31273950running0118
163542   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet312108081running0115
172014   Tony Stewart Old Spice / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet312107548running0112
18 243   A.J. Allmendinger Insignia HDTV / Best Buy   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford312109251running0109
194031   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet312105990running0106
202609   Bobby Labonte C & J Energy Services   (James Finch)Chevrolet31172875running2108
211433   Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet31178525running0100
221347   Marcos Ambrose Little Debbie / Safeway   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota31196823running097
23 878   Regan Smith Furniture Row Racing   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet31178025running094
242413   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota31170725running091
25126   David Ragan UPS   (Jack Roush)Ford31078400running088
26 600   David Reutimann Tums   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota31099731running085
27 99   Aric Almirola Budweiser   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford310108590running082
282319   Elliott Sadler Paralyzed Veterans Of America   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford31076950running079
291998   Paul Menard Peak / Menards   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford31076825running076
302583   Kasey Kahne Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota310107148running073
313326   J.J. Yeley Air National Guard   (Bill Jenkins)Ford30978575running070
321677   Sam Hornish, Jr. Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Dodge30973400running067
33347   Robby Gordon Polaris   (Robby Gordon)Toyota30882798running064
343838   Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford30883910running061
352782   Scott Speed Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota30779598running058
364234   Tony Raines A&W All American Food   (Bob Jenkins)Ford30664875running055
373236   Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet30664750running052
383737   David Gilliland Taco Bell   (Bob Jenkins)Ford27476698brakes049
393655   Mike Bliss Prism Motorsports   (Phil Parsons)Toyota19364500overheating046
403964   Landon Cassill Empire Steel Buildings   (Larry Gunselman)Toyota19164350rear gear043
414381   Terry Labonte Red Line Oil   (Dusty Whitney)Dodge19064190electrical040
423012   Brad Keselowski PenskeCars.com   (Roger Penske)Dodge5890825crash037
434171   Brendan Gaughan South Point Hotel & Casino   (Kevin Buckler)Chevrolet164447crash034

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Jason Leffler66Prism MotorsportsPhil ParsonsToyota
45Joe Nemechek87HeatRedefined.comJoe NemechekToyota
46Michael McDowell46Super PawnDusty WhitneyChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
122  
364   #71 accident turn 1none
75953  
60656   #12 accident turn 1#55
6610136  
1021054   debris#1
106222117  
2232286   #7 spun turn 3#88
2292346  
2352395   #38 spun turn 2#1
24031273  
  Percent of race run under caution: 8.0%             Average green flag run: 47.8 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Carl Edwards166
  Kurt Busch72620
  Carl Edwards276034
  Bobby Labonte61622
  Carl Edwards63653
  Denny Hamlin6610237
  Carl Edwards1031053
  Denny Hamlin10617065
  Kyle Busch1711722
  Matt Kenseth1731731
  Denny Hamlin17422451
  Kyle Busch2252284
  Denny Hamlin22926537
  Carl Edwards26631247

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
567   Martin Truex, Jr.312277.380Martin Truex, Jr.   39.626  
185   Kyle Busch312203.976Kyle Busch   40.795  
176   Matt Kenseth312249.733Matt Kenseth   41.622  
315   Jeff Burton312208.440Jeff Burton   41.688  
115   Denny Hamlin312209.003Denny Hamlin   41.801  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Denny Hamlin 6462    
2   Jimmie Johnson 6447   -15  
3   Kevin Harvick 6416   -46  
4   Carl Edwards 6198   -264  
5   Matt Kenseth 6151   -311  
6   Jeff Gordon 6124   -338  
7   Kyle Busch 6115   -347  
8   Greg Biffle 6113   -349  
9   Tony Stewart 6074   -388  
10   Kurt Busch 6033   -429  
11   Clint Bowyer 6028   -434  
12   Jeff Burton 5958   -504  
13   Mark Martin 4249   -2213  
14   Jamie McMurray 4225   -2237  
15   Ryan Newman 4156   -2306  
16   Joey Logano 4139   -2323  
17   Juan Pablo Montoya 4060   -2402  
18   David Reutimann 3975   -2487  
19   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 3871   -2591  
20   A.J. Allmendinger 3843   -2619  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 5109    
2   Jimmie Johnson 4814   -295  
3   Denny Hamlin 4744   -365  
4   Carl Edwards 4625   -484  
5   Jeff Gordon 4617   -492  
6   Kyle Busch 4580   -529  
7   Matt Kenseth 4497   -612  
8   Tony Stewart 4481   -628  
9   Kurt Busch 4350   -759  
10   Jeff Burton 4348   -761  
11   Greg Biffle 4280   -829  
12   Clint Bowyer 4249   -860  
12   Mark Martin 4249   -860  
14   Jamie McMurray 4225   -884  
15   Ryan Newman 4156   -953  
16   Joey Logano 4139   -970  
17   Juan Pablo Montoya 4060   -1049  
18   David Reutimann 3975   -1134  
19   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 3871   -1238  
20   A.J. Allmendinger 3843   -1266