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2011 Wonderful Pistachios 400


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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 26 of 36
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Richmond International Raceway, Richmond, VA
400 laps on a 0.750 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:20:12
Average speed: 89.91 mph
Pole speed: 127.383 mph
Cautions: 15 for 85 laps
Margin of victory: .139 sec
Attendance: 88000
Lead changes: 11
Green flag passes: 2,030 (6.4 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2011 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 729   Kevin Harvick Budweiser   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet400256736running20248
2 899   Carl Edwards Cheez-It / Kellogg's   (Jack Roush)Ford400196266running11343
31724   Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger / Chase AARP Visa   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400165536running742
4206   David Ragan UPS "We Love Logistics"   (Jack Roush)Ford400125125running040
51122   Kurt Busch Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge400144325running039
61318   Kyle Busch 9-11 Never Forget   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400137066running038
72214   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet400131658running037
81839   Ryan Newman U.S. Army - 9/11   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet400121400running036
92811   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400131125running035
10 45   Mark Martin Quaker State / GoDaddy.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet40089750running034
11 943   A.J. Allmendinger Best Buy   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford400117261running033
12192   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge400104708running032
131416   Greg Biffle 3M Honoring Our Heroes   (Jack Roush)Ford40092125running632
14 21   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet400115914running1931
151042   Juan Pablo Montoya Target / Clorox   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet400112783running029
162788   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. AMP Energy / National Guard   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet40082375running028
173013   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Toyota40075075running027
182378   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet400100170running026
193435   Dave Blaney Pepsi Max   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet40069700running025
203247   Bobby Labonte Scott Products   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota400100895running024
21339   Marcos Ambrose Stanley / DeWalt Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford399103116running023
22 533   Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet399113383running022
232517   Matt Kenseth Ollie's Bargain Outlet   (Jack Roush)Ford399110886running1522
244036   Stephen Leicht Golden Corral   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet39988558running020
252151   Landon Cassill Security Benefit / Thank A Teacher Today   (James Finch)Chevrolet39986833running00
26 100   David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota399105608running018
273634   David Gilliland Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation   (Bob Jenkins)Ford39784333running017
283538   Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford39480997running00
29 631   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet39379225running015
302956   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Brakes   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota39179600running014
31 348   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Power of Pride   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet362121911running3814
323871   Andy Lally Interstate Moving Services   (Kevin Buckler)Ford35779825running012
332483   Brian Vickers Red Bull / Wawa   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota32894914running011
341527   Paul Menard Moen / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet31976525running010
351620   Joey Logano The Home Depot / Celebration of Service   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota29676425engine09
364232   Mike Bliss H&B Railroad / Safe Skies TSA Luggage Locks   (Frank Stoddard)Ford19867275engine00
37377   Robby Gordon Speed Energy   (Robby Gordon)Dodge5167150handling07
38124   Kasey Kahne Red Bull / Wawa   (Dietrich Mateschitz)Toyota5075025crash06
393166   Michael McDowell HP Racing   (Phil Parsons)Toyota4666900brakes05
402630   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Chevrolet4266775brakes04
413987   Joe Nemechek AM FM Energy / Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota2466625ignition00
424355   J.J. Yeley Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford2266500overheating02
434146   Scott Speed T&T Performance   (Dusty Whitney)Ford766860crash00

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Mike Skinner60Big RedGermain RacingChevrolet
45Erik Darnell37Max Q MotorsportsLarry GunselmanFord
46T.J. Bell50Green SmokeJoe FalkChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
133  
463   #32,71 accident turn 3none
782  
91911   #00,33,88,46,11,34,13,56,17,9,38,55,7 accident turn 4none
20278  
28325   #4 accident turn 2#34
33375  
38436   #9,88 accident backstretch#11
44529  
53619   #4,9,83 accident turn 4#34
6211756  
1181225   #32 accident turn 2#18
12315331  
1541607   #38,88 accident turn 2none
1611633  
1641685   #51 spun frontstretch#88
1691724  
1731786   #27 accident turn 2#9
1791868  
1871904   #22,42,48 accident turn 2#34
19124656  
2472537   #22,48 accident turn 2#88
25428532  
2862905   #31 accident turn 3#1
2912977  
2983014   #9,35 accident turn 2#43
3023098  
3103134   #00,33 accident turn 1#9
31438471  
3853884   #27 spun frontstretch#88
38940012  
  Percent of race run under caution: 21.3%             Average green flag run: 19.7 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jamie McMurray11919
  Jimmie Johnson205738
  Kevin Harvick58581
  Matt Kenseth597315
  Kevin Harvick7415683
  Greg Biffle1571626
  Kevin Harvick16320139
  Carl Edwards202314113
  Kevin Harvick31537763
  Jeff Gordon3783847
  Kevin Harvick38540016

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
298   Kevin Harvick400298.415Kevin Harvick   37.302  
996   Carl Edwards400228.120Carl Edwards   38.020  
168   Greg Biffle400315.467Greg Biffle   39.433  
227   Kurt Busch400276.931Kurt Busch   39.562  
248   Jeff Gordon400317.081Jeff Gordon   39.635  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 2012    
1   Kyle Busch 2012   0  
3   Jeff Gordon 2009   -3  
4   Matt Kenseth 2006   -6  
5   Kurt Busch 2003   -9  
5   Carl Edwards 2003   -9  
5   Ryan Newman 2003   -9  
5   Jimmie Johnson 2003   -9  
9   Brad Keselowski 2000   -12  
9   Denny Hamlin 2000   -12  
9   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 2000   -12  
9   Tony Stewart 2000   -12  
13   A.J. Allmendinger 731   -1281  
14   Clint Bowyer 719   -1293  
15   Greg Biffle 713   -1299  
16   Mark Martin 694   -1318  
17   Martin Truex, Jr. 690   -1322  
18   Juan Pablo Montoya 679   -1333  
19   David Ragan 677   -1335  
20   Marcos Ambrose 673   -1339  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kyle Busch 890    
2   Jimmie Johnson 887   -3  
3   Carl Edwards 878   -12  
4   Jeff Gordon 872   -18  
5   Kevin Harvick 867   -23  
6   Matt Kenseth 856   -34  
7   Kurt Busch 828   -62  
8   Ryan Newman 822   -68  
9   Tony Stewart 788   -102  
10   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 781   -109  
11   Brad Keselowski 760   -130  
12   Denny Hamlin 744   -146  
13   A.J. Allmendinger 731   -159  
14   Clint Bowyer 719   -171  
15   Greg Biffle 713   -177  
16   Mark Martin 694   -196  
17   Martin Truex, Jr. 690   -200  
18   Juan Pablo Montoya 679   -211  
19   David Ragan 677   -213  
20   Marcos Ambrose 673   -217