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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 23 of 36
Sunday, August 21, 2011 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
200 laps* on a 2.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:41:26
Average speed: 150.898 mph
Pole speed: 190.345 mph
Cautions: 5 for 21 laps
Margin of victory: .568 sec
Attendance: 81000
Lead changes: 20
Green flag passes: 3,235 (17.8 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2011 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11718   Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota203204941running2247
21948   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet203175661running1843
3 62   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge203136108running041
4 55   Mark Martin Carquest / GoDaddy.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet203108975running241
5 339   Ryan Newman Wix Filters   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet203139600running039
6 924   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet203125586running5039
7144   Kasey Kahne Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota203110508running338
83533   Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet203134358running036
91814   Tony Stewart Mobil 1 / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet203125758running035
10 217   Matt Kenseth Kroger   (Jack Roush)Ford203128511running1535
112943   A.J. Allmendinger Best Buy   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford203120136running033
12 76   David Ragan UPS "We Love Logistics"   (Jack Roush)Ford20391325running032
133078   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Farm American   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet203108120running031
14 888   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet20390000running030
152683   Brian Vickers Red Bull   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota203107714running029
162847   Bobby Labonte Kingsford / Bush's Baked Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota203108545running028
173231   Jeff Burton Caterpillar / CAT Financial   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20387475running027
181500   David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota203106958running026
191256   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota20386650running025
20 116   Greg Biffle Pure Michigan   (Jack Roush)Ford203106850running8626
212320   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota20385925running023
222429   Kevin Harvick Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet203123236running022
23101   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet203113839running021
242021   Trevor Bayne JDRF / Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto   (Wood Brothers)Ford20377175running00
252542   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet203115358running019
261127   Paul Menard Duracell / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20384500running018
27169   Marcos Ambrose Stanley / DeWalt Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford203106266running017
282738   Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford20291133running30
293871   Andy Lally Interstate Moving Services   (Kevin Buckler)Ford20282450running316
304232   Ken Schrader Koma Unwind   (Frank Stoddard)Ford20286383running014
313351   Landon Cassill Phoenix Construction / Thank A Teacher Today   (James Finch)Chevrolet20182297running00
323934   David Gilliland Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford20172650running012
333436   Dave Blaney Accell Construction   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet19873525running011
341322   Kurt Busch Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge197117050crash010
35 411   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota188120475running09
362299   Carl Edwards Aflac   (Jack Roush)Ford174118266running08
372113   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota3272225vibration18
384137   Tony Raines Engine Parts Plus   (Larry Gunselman)Ford2672125rear gear06
394066   Todd Bodine HP Racing   (Phil Parsons)Toyota2172075electrical00
403630   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Chevrolet2072025clutch04
413787   Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota1871970ignition00
424360   Mike Skinner Big Red   (Germain Racing)Toyota1471895electrical00
433155   J.J. Yeley Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford1171465electrical01
* Race extended to 203 laps due to green/white/checker.

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Ken Schrader32transmission change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Johnny Sauter7Speed EnergyRobby GordonDodge
45Erik Darnell46RetakeOurGov.com / Engine Parts PlusDusty WhitneyFord
46T.J. Bell50Green SmokeJoe FalkChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12929  
30345   debris#32
355319  
54574   #47 spun turn 2#34
5810346  
1041074   debris#38
10816861  
1691724   #36 slow on track#00
17319725  
1982014   #1,22 accident turn 2#42
2022032  
  Percent of race run under caution: 10.3%             Average green flag run: 30.3 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Greg Biffle12929
  Travis Kvapil30312
  Casey Mears32321
  Greg Biffle335018
  Matt Kenseth51533
  Greg Biffle54541
  Travis Kvapil55551
  Mark Martin56572
  Greg Biffle588831
  Andy Lally89913
  Greg Biffle92987
  Kyle Busch991046
  Kasey Kahne1051073
  Matt Kenseth1081136
  Jeff Gordon11412411
  Matt Kenseth1251262
  Jeff Gordon12713913
  Matt Kenseth1401434
  Jeff Gordon14416926
  Jimmie Johnson17018718
  Kyle Busch18820316

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
617   David Ragan203659.250David Ragan   38.779  
1715   Matt Kenseth203582.239Matt Kenseth   38.816  
515   Mark Martin203582.315Mark Martin   38.821  
417   Kasey Kahne203661.016Kasey Kahne   38.883  
1617   Greg Biffle203661.481Greg Biffle   38.911  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kyle Busch 799    
2   Jimmie Johnson 789   -10  
3   Kevin Harvick 760   -39  
3   Carl Edwards 760   -39  
5   Matt Kenseth 759   -40  
6   Jeff Gordon 739   -60  
7   Ryan Newman 725   -74  
8   Kurt Busch 722   -77  
9   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 700   -99  
10   Tony Stewart 694   -105  
11   Clint Bowyer 670   -129  
12   Brad Keselowski 642   -157  
13   Greg Biffle 636   -163  
14   Denny Hamlin 635   -164  
15   A.J. Allmendinger 632   -167  
16   Mark Martin 627   -172  
17   Kasey Kahne 623   -176  
18   Paul Menard 617   -182  
19   Joey Logano 610   -189  
20   David Ragan 604   -195