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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 18 of 36
Saturday, July 7, 2012 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
160 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:32:14
Average speed: 157.653 mph
Pole speed: 192.386 mph
Cautions: 6 for 23 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 115000
Lead changes: 12
Green flag passes: 8,376 (61.1 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
14214   Tony Stewart Mobil 1 / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet160340950running2241
22031   Jeff Burton Wheaties   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet160239215running042
3 117   Matt Kenseth Zest   (Jack Roush)Ford160233051running8943
41920   Joey Logano Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota160155240running040
5 239   Ryan Newman Aspen Dental   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet160168598running039
61299   Carl Edwards Subway   (Jack Roush)Ford160162381running038
7 35   Kasey Kahne HendrickCars.com   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet160125540running037
8 92   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge160146860running036
92855   Michael Waltrip Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota160110290running035
104147   Bobby Labonte Kingsford Charcoal   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota160135673running034
113910   David Reutimann CarportEmpire.com / TMone.com Call Centers   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet160106005running033
12 524   Jeff Gordon Pepsi Max   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet160148791running032
13301   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / NRA Museum   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet160135313running031
141327   Paul Menard Quaker State / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet160111380running030
152488   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Natl. Guard American Salute / Diet Mtn. Dew   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet160111030running029
164093   Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota160126488running028
171856   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Batteries   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota160127919running228
18 713   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford160113763running127
191743   Aric Almirola U.S. Air Force   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford160135966running025
203432   Terry Labonte C&J Energy Services   (Frank Stoddard)Ford160107705running024
21 416   Greg Biffle 3M   (Jack Roush)Ford160105330running3524
223336   Dave Blaney Golden Corral   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet16096330running022
231129   Kevin Harvick Budweiser Folds of Honor   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet159141666running021
242218   Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota159139313running621
252311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Office   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota156136971running019
262734   David Ragan MHP / 8 Hour Alert   (Bob Jenkins)Ford154105288crash119
271521   Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford15292880crash00
281442   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet152122521crash016
292915   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota152119019crash015
30109   Marcos Ambrose DeWalt / Stanley Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford152117538crash014
313238   David Gilliland Glory Foods   (Bob Jenkins)Ford15299227crash114
323883   Landon Cassill Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota151115175running012
33 822   Sam Hornish, Jr. Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge149133255running00
342578   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet13396555running010
353551   Kurt Busch Phoenix Racing   (James Finch)Chevrolet13296380running09
361648   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet123135166crash08
37 650   Bill Elliott Walmart   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet12387780crash07
383126   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford4787632transmission37
392630   David Stremme Stock Car Steel and Aluminum   (Timothy McSweeney)Toyota2584175rear gear05
404349   J.J. Yeley Jay Robinson Inc.   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Toyota1684000overheating04
413687   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota1083825overheating00
423733   Stephen Leicht Circle Sport   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet483725overheating02
432198   Michael McDowell Phil Parsons Racing   (Mike Curb)Ford384093overheating01

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Marcos Ambrose9adjustments after impound
Sam Hornish, Jr.22driver change
Michael McDowell98driver change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Robert Richardson, Jr.23North Texas PipeRobert Richardson, Sr.Toyota
DCA.J. Allmendinger22Shell / PennzoilRoger PenskeDodge
DCMike Bliss98Phil Parsons RacingMike CurbFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
18181  
82854   #22 accident backstretch#32
86916  
92954   #21,47,51,43,11,42 accident turn 2#36
9612429  
1251306   #48,24,55,20,50,78,56 accident turn 4#47
13114515  
1461483   #2 spun turn 2#83
1491535  
1541585   #11,42,21,9,15,24,18,10,36,38,13,27,34,56 accident tri-oval#83
1591591  
1601601   #29,43,16,36,18,34,5,93,88,78,99,17,27,32,1 accident turn 4none
  Percent of race run under caution: 14.4%             Average green flag run: 22.8 laps

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Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Matt Kenseth14141
  David Ragan42421
  Josh Wise43453
  Martin Truex, Jr.46472
  Greg Biffle488235
  Casey Mears83831
  Matt Kenseth8412340
  Kyle Busch1241263
  David Gilliland1271271
  Kyle Busch1281303
  Tony Stewart13115121
  Matt Kenseth1521598
  Tony Stewart1601601

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
174   Matt Kenseth160122.454Matt Kenseth   30.614  
997   Carl Edwards160230.243Carl Edwards   32.892  
144   Tony Stewart160136.390Tony Stewart   34.098  
883   Dale Earnhardt, Jr.160104.426Dale Earnhardt, Jr.   34.809  
935   Travis Kvapil160187.910Travis Kvapil   37.582  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Matt Kenseth 676    
2   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 651   -25  
3   Greg Biffle 632   -44  
4   Jimmie Johnson 618   -58  
5   Tony Stewart 586   -90  
5   Kevin Harvick 586   -90  
7   Denny Hamlin 584   -92  
7   Martin Truex, Jr. 584   -92  
9   Brad Keselowski 573   -103  
10   Clint Bowyer 572   -104  
11   Carl Edwards 541   -135  
12   Kyle Busch 516   -160  
13   Paul Menard 507   -169  
14   Joey Logano 503   -173  
15   Ryan Newman 502   -174  
16   Kasey Kahne 500   -176  
17   Jeff Gordon 485   -191  
18   Jeff Burton 470   -206  
18   Marcos Ambrose 470   -206  
20   Jamie McMurray 462   -214