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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 29 of 36
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at Dover International Speedway, Dover, DE
400 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:30:59
Average speed: 119.413 mph
Pole speed: 159.004 mph
Cautions: 10 for 44 laps
Margin of victory: .908 sec
Attendance: 83000
Lead changes: 24
Green flag passes: 2,435 (6.8 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2011 standings

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

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 222   Kurt Busch Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge400223625running9047
2 648   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400220786running15744
3 499   Carl Edwards Aflac   (Jack Roush)Ford400180566running11642
4 94   Kasey Kahne Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota400142158running040
51817   Matt Kenseth Crown Royal   (Jack Roush)Ford400148311running340
6 518   Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400142266running139
7 743   A.J. Allmendinger Best Buy   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford400127836running838
82733   Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet400140558running036
9129   Marcos Ambrose Stanley / DeWalt Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford400114741running035
102229   Kevin Harvick Rheem "Chasing the Cure"   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet400129861running1035
111331   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet40089500running834
123424   Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger / Chase AARP Visa   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400116786running032
131400   David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota400107058running031
143083   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota400103964running030
15231   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet400111539running029
16 327   Paul Menard Pittsburgh Paints / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet40083250running028
171678   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet400101195running027
181111   Denny Hamlin FedEx Office   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400118950running026
19175   Mark Martin GoDaddy.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet40082350running025
20152   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge40098808running225
21196   David Ragan UPS "We Love Logistics"   (Jack Roush)Ford39983350running023
222442   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet398111258running022
232039   Ryan Newman U.S. Army ROTC   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet398113100running021
242188   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet39881225running020
252814   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet398115683running019
26 847   Bobby Labonte Grilling.com / Kingsford   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota39899145running018
271016   Greg Biffle 3M Cubitron II   (Jack Roush)Ford39787800running017
283634   David Gilliland Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford39787558running016
293320   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota39780150running015
30 156   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota39693100running215
312551   Landon Cassill Phoenix Construction / Thank A Teacher Today   (James Finch)Chevrolet39583983running00
324136   Dave Blaney Golden Corral   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet39578172running012
333771   Andy Lally Interstate Moving Services   (Kevin Buckler)Ford39478925running011
344338   J.J. Yeley Drive Sober. Arrive Alive   (Bob Jenkins)Ford39068300running010
353913   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota36668075running09
364032   Mike Bliss Street King   (Frank Stoddard)Ford34667925crash10
372637   Josh Wise Max Q Motorsports   (Larry Gunselman)Ford5667800brakes00
38387   Reed Sorenson Speed Energy / MAPEI / Menards   (Robby Gordon)Dodge5267650electrical10
394287   Joe Nemechek AM FM Energy / Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota4967500clutch00
403566   Michael McDowell HP Racing   (Phil Parsons)Toyota4467325fuel pump15
413130   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Chevrolet3167125vibration03
422946   Scott Speed Red Line Oil / International Trucks   (Dusty Whitney)Ford2466995brakes00
433255   Travis Kvapil Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford1267329ignition00

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Mike Skinner60Big RedGermain RacingToyota
WDT.J. Bell50Green SmokeJoe FalkChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
155  
683   #11,43 accident turn 3none
91911  
20223   rainnone
234119  
42454   competition#88
4613792  
1381425   #32 accident turn 1#83
14317533  
1761794   debris turn 3#34
1801801  
1811844   #47,6 accident turn 2#20
18525672  
2572637   rain#31
26430037  
3013055   #38 accident turn 4#99
30635247  
3533586   #32 accident turn 2#2
3593624  
3633653   #16 accident frontstretch#2
36640035  
  Percent of race run under caution: 11.0%             Average green flag run: 32.4 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Martin Truex, Jr.122
  Kurt Busch34139
  Mike Bliss42421
  Michael McDowell43431
  Reed Sorenson44441
  Kurt Busch45517
  Carl Edwards5211059
  Kyle Busch1111111
  Jimmie Johnson1121132
  Brad Keselowski1141152
  Carl Edwards11613823
  Jeff Burton1391424
  Carl Edwards14317634
  A.J. Allmendinger1771848
  Kevin Harvick18519410
  Jimmie Johnson19524753
  Matt Kenseth2482481
  Jeff Burton2492524
  Matt Kenseth2532542
  Jimmie Johnson25530046
  Kurt Busch3013011
  Jimmie Johnson30235352
  Kurt Busch3543541
  Jimmie Johnson3553584
  Kurt Busch35940042

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
999   Carl Edwards400348.081Carl Edwards   38.676  
227   Kurt Busch400282.249Kurt Busch   40.321  
187   Kyle Busch400284.382Kyle Busch   40.626  
487   Jimmie Johnson400284.841Jimmie Johnson   40.692  
298   Kevin Harvick400326.388Kevin Harvick   40.799  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 2122    
1   Carl Edwards 2122   0  
3   Kurt Busch 2113   -9  
3   Tony Stewart 2113   -9  
5   Jimmie Johnson 2109   -13  
6   Brad Keselowski 2108   -14  
6   Matt Kenseth 2108   -14  
8   Kyle Busch 2107   -15  
9   Jeff Gordon 2103   -19  
10   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 2088   -34  
11   Ryan Newman 2081   -41  
12   Denny Hamlin 2054   -68  
13   Clint Bowyer 811   -1311  
14   A.J. Allmendinger 809   -1313  
15   Greg Biffle 789   -1333  
16   Mark Martin 775   -1347  
16   Kasey Kahne 775   -1347  
18   David Ragan 771   -1351  
19   Juan Pablo Montoya 767   -1355  
20   Martin Truex, Jr. 761   -1361  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Carl Edwards 997    
2   Jimmie Johnson 993   -4  
3   Kyle Busch 985   -12  
4   Kevin Harvick 977   -20  
5   Jeff Gordon 966   -31  
6   Matt Kenseth 958   -39  
7   Kurt Busch 938   -59  
8   Tony Stewart 901   -96  
9   Ryan Newman 900   -97  
10   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 869   -128  
11   Brad Keselowski 868   -129  
12   Clint Bowyer 811   -186  
13   A.J. Allmendinger 809   -188  
14   Denny Hamlin 798   -199  
15   Greg Biffle 789   -208  
16   Mark Martin 775   -222  
16   Kasey Kahne 775   -222  
18   David Ragan 771   -226  
19   Juan Pablo Montoya 767   -230  
20   Martin Truex, Jr. 761   -236