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2011 Jeff Byrd 500 Presented by Food City


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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 4 of 36
Sunday, March 20, 2011 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.533 mile paved track (266.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:53:55
Average speed: 91.941 mph
Pole speed: 128.014 mph
Cautions: 10 for 57 laps
Margin of victory: .946 sec
Attendance: 120000
Lead changes: 17
Green flag passes: 1,609 (3.6 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2011 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11218   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota500192416running15347
2 199   Carl Edwards Scotts EZ Seed   (Jack Roush)Ford500184691running1843
3 648   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500159861running16443
41117   Matt Kenseth Crown Royal Black   (Jack Roush)Ford500142161running040
5 427   Paul Menard CertainTeed / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50094925running3540
61529   Kevin Harvick Budweiser   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet500147136running3739
72022   Kurt Busch Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge500140150running037
8 216   Greg Biffle 3M   (Jack Roush)Ford500106375running036
9104   Kasey Kahne Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota500117383running035
102139   Ryan Newman Tornados   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet500129975running2635
112288   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50098600running033
12 95   Mark Martin GoDaddy.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50098125running032
131647   Bobby Labonte Bush's Baked Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota500117845running031
14 724   Jeff Gordon Pepsi Max   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet500126086running030
15149   Marcos Ambrose Stanley / DeWalt Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford500120066running029
16 56   David Ragan UPS "We Love Logistics"   (Jack Roush)Ford50096775running028
17 856   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota500101175running6328
18232   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge500112408running026
191314   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet500129583running025
201731   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet49896675running024
21241   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet498122389running023
22 378   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet498113645running022
231820   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota49795675running021
243642   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet497124283running020
253736   Dave Blaney Accell Construction   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet497100933running019
263538   Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford49697683running00
272934   David Gilliland TMone / Taco Bell   (Bob Jenkins)Ford49596322running418
284137   Tony Raines Front Row Motorsports   (Larry Gunselman)Ford49490625running016
293109   Bill Elliott Thank a Teacher / Security Benefit / Rydex   (James Finch)Chevrolet49385025running015
302600   David Reutimann Aaron's   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota493110583running014
312843   A.J. Allmendinger Best Buy   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford493118311running013
324271   Andy Lally Super Eco-Fuel Saver   (Kevin Buckler)Chevrolet49190800running012
332511   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota488131225running011
341921   Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford48289200running00
352733   Clint Bowyer BB&T   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet456125308engine09
363083   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota441108314running08
374313   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota42781050running07
384092   Dennis Setzer The Jewelry Exchange   (Bob Keselowski)Dodge33681000suspension06
39337   Robby Gordon Speed Energy / Food City   (Robby Gordon)Dodge12780950crash05
403846   J.J. Yeley Red Line Oil   (Dusty Whitney)Chevrolet9780875brakes04
413487   Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota7280800brakes00
423260   Landon Cassill Big Red   (Germain Racing)Toyota3680720brakes00
433966   Michael McDowell HP Racing   (Phil Parsons)Toyota3580289brakes01

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Casey Mears13transmission change
Dave Blaney36engine change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Ken Schrader32VA Mortgage CenterFrank StoddardFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12828  
29357   #00,1,2,11,21,31,43,83 accident frontstretch#09
365116  
52565   competition#11
5712973  
1301367   #7 accident turn 2#88
1371404  
1411444   #2 spun turn 2#36
145247103  
2482525   #27,47 accident turn 4#33
25334593  
3463505   debris#56
35142878  
4294357   #34 accident frontstretch#14
4364372  
4384447   #1,4,5,21,29,33,42,71 accident turn 3#56
4454517  
4524565   #5,38 accident turn 4#6
4574582  
4594635   oil on track#2
46450037  
  Percent of race run under caution: 11.4%             Average green flag run: 40.3 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Carl Edwards11717
  Paul Menard185235
  Kyle Busch53531
  David Gilliland54574
  Ryan Newman588326
  Kyle Busch84918
  Martin Truex, Jr.9215463
  Kevin Harvick15519137
  Jimmie Johnson19224756
  Kyle Busch2482481
  Jimmie Johnson24926921
  Kyle Busch27034172
  Jimmie Johnson3423465
  Kyle Busch3473471
  Jimmie Johnson34842982
  Kyle Busch43047344
  Carl Edwards4744741
  Kyle Busch47550026

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
995   Carl Edwards500212.844Carl Edwards   42.569  
395   Ryan Newman500213.300Ryan Newman   42.660  
485   Jimmie Johnson500214.462Jimmie Johnson   42.892  
185   Kyle Busch500214.761Kyle Busch   42.952  
165   Greg Biffle500215.066Greg Biffle   43.013  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kurt Busch 150    
2   Carl Edwards 149   -1  
3   Tony Stewart 138   -12  
3   Ryan Newman 138   -12  
5   Paul Menard 136   -14  
6   Kyle Busch 133   -17  
7   Jimmie Johnson 130   -20  
8   Juan Pablo Montoya 126   -24  
9   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 124   -26  
10   Martin Truex, Jr. 123   -27  
10   Mark Martin 123   -27  
12   Kasey Kahne 122   -28  
13   Matt Kenseth 117   -33  
14   Bobby Labonte 115   -35  
15   Kevin Harvick 110   -40  
16   A.J. Allmendinger 107   -43  
17   Denny Hamlin 106   -44  
18   Marcos Ambrose 105   -45  
19   Jeff Gordon 104   -46  
20   David Ragan 89   -61