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2012 Capital City 400 Presented by Virginia is for Lovers


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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 9 of 36
Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Richmond International Raceway, Richmond, VA
400 laps on a 0.750 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:51:06
Average speed: 105.202 mph
Pole speed: 128.327 mph
Cautions: 5 for 31 laps
Margin of victory: 1.095 sec
Attendance: 88000
Lead changes: 14
Green flag passes: 1,826 (4.9 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 518   Kyle Busch M&M's Brown   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400247783running3247
21088   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / Diet Mountain Dew   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400164410running042
32214   Tony Stewart Mobil 1 / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet400178460running11842
4 711   Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota400152801running040
5 95   Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400113210running039
62748   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400139121running139
72315   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota400123649running037
8 155   Mark Martin Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota40092360running2937
9162   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge400120880running035
10 299   Carl Edwards Ford EcoBoost   (Jack Roush)Ford400138551running20636
112417   Matt Kenseth Ford EcoBoost   (Jack Roush)Ford400127121running033
122042   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet400110726running032
133127   Paul Menard Menards / NIBCO   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet40088110running031
14371   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet400114368running030
151239   Ryan Newman U.S. Army Reserve   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet400118693running029
16 422   A.J. Allmendinger Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge400117860running028
171947   Bobby Labonte Bush's Baked Beans   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota400102768running027
182816   Greg Biffle 3M "Give Kids a Smile"   (Jack Roush)Ford40083885running026
19 329   Kevin Harvick Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet400120896running1326
202183   Landon Cassill Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota399103055running024
212613   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford39991418running023
22149   Marcos Ambrose Bostich / DeWalt Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford399102893running022
23 624   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet399119221running021
241820   Joey Logano The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota39982535running020
25 856   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Brakes   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota399102024running019
261143   Aric Almirola Smithfield "Helping Hungry Homes"   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford398110996running018
271578   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Farm American   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet39895968running017
281351   Kurt Busch Phoenix Construction   (James Finch)Chevrolet39793243running016
291736   Dave Blaney SealWrap Repair Tape   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet39770460running015
302993   Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota39792332running115
313031   Jeff Burton BB&T   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet396112235running013
323834   David Ragan Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford39472510running012
333310   David Reutimann Tommy Baldwin Racing   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet39469885running011
344232   Reed Sorenson Virginia Faith & Freedom Coalition   (Frank Stoddard)Ford39277760running00
354033   Stephen Leicht Little Joe's Autos / Link-Belt Mid-Atlantic   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet39177635running09
364138   David Gilliland Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford35569485running08
373430   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Toyota13969355brakes07
383226   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford12770703crash06
392598   Michael McDowell Curb Records   (Mike Curb)Ford6766325brakes05
404374   Cole Whitt Turn One Racing   (Stacy Compton)Chevrolet2966200vibration00
413587   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota2866050brakes00
423919   Mike Bliss Humphrey Smith Racing   (Mark Smith)Toyota2365925rear gear00
433695   Scott Speed Tommy Williams Drywall   (Leavine Family Racing)Ford1966293electrical01

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Scott Riggs23North Texas PipeRobert Richardson, Sr.Chevrolet
45J.J. Yeley49America Israel Racing / JPO AbsorbentsRobinson-Blakeney RacingToyota

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
15151  
52565   competition#36
5711761  
1181225   #51 spun frontstretch#20
123227105  
2282369   debris#83
23731074  
3113188   debris#18
31938769  
3883914   debris#99
3924009  
  Percent of race run under caution: 7.8%             Average green flag run: 61.5 laps

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Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mark Martin12929
  Carl Edwards305324
  Travis Kvapil54541
  Carl Edwards55200146
  Tony Stewart2012055
  Carl Edwards2062061
  Kevin Harvick20721913
  Carl Edwards22025031
  Tony Stewart25128535
  Kyle Busch28630419
  Tony Stewart3053095
  Jimmie Johnson3103101
  Carl Edwards3113144
  Tony Stewart31538773
  Kyle Busch38840013

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
997   Carl Edwards400272.547Carl Edwards   38.935  
426   Juan Pablo Montoya400236.718Juan Pablo Montoya   39.453  
556   Mark Martin400238.556Mark Martin   39.759  
26   Brad Keselowski400239.421Brad Keselowski   39.904  
56   Kasey Kahne400241.242Kasey Kahne   40.207  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Greg Biffle 338    
2   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 333   -5  
3   Denny Hamlin 329   -9  
4   Matt Kenseth 328   -10  
5   Martin Truex, Jr. 316   -22  
6   Jimmie Johnson 314   -24  
7   Kevin Harvick 313   -25  
8   Tony Stewart 307   -31  
9   Carl Edwards 287   -51  
10   Ryan Newman 278   -60  
11   Kyle Busch 265   -73  
12   Clint Bowyer 264   -74  
13   Brad Keselowski 252   -86  
14   Paul Menard 249   -89  
15   Joey Logano 241   -97  
16   Juan Pablo Montoya 239   -99  
17   Jeff Gordon 221   -117  
18   Jamie McMurray 220   -118  
19   Mark Martin 218   -120  
20   Jeff Burton 214   -124