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NASCAR Nationwide Series race number 1 of 33
Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
120 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:18:51
Average speed: 129.636 mph
Pole speed: 182.741 mph
Cautions: 8 for 35 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 82000
Lead changes: 38
Green flag passes: 7,646 (90.0 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11530   James Buescher Fraternal Order of Eagles   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet120114288running10
2 922   Brad Keselowski Discount Tire   (Roger Penske)Dodge12081385running00
3 32   Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet12079228running842
4 888   Cole Whitt Hellmann's   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet12071903running040
5 53   Austin Dillon AdvoCare / American Ethanol   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet12065388running039
62519   Tayler Malsam G-Oil   (Mark Smith)Toyota12059513running038
72915   Timmy Hill Poynt.com   (Rick Ware)Ford12050770running40
8 733   Tony Stewart Oreo / Ritz   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet12049695running220
91138   Kasey Kahne Great Clips   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet12048445running40
10141   Kurt Busch HendrickCars.com   (James Finch)Chevrolet12051770running420
11 260   Trevor Bayne Roush Fenway Racing 25th Anniversary   (Jack Roush)Ford12053113running334
123324   Benny Gordon Kentucky Antler Company / VSI   (Jason Sciavicco)Toyota12046020running032
13414   Danny Efland DERacing.com   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet12052013running031
143740   Josh Wise The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet12045220running00
15 45   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. TaxSlayer.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet12045770running80
162220   Joey Logano GameStop   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota12044845running00
173141   Blake Koch Rise Up and Register   (Rick Ware)Ford12050838running027
182454   Kyle Busch Monster Energy / RaceTrac   (Kyle Busch)Toyota11944445crash20
19106   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats / Pop Tarts   (Jack Roush)Ford11951588crash025
20 612   Sam Hornish, Jr. Alliance Truck Parts   (Roger Penske)Dodge11950963running725
212170   Johanna Long Foretravel Motorcoach / Biomet   (Mary Louise Miller)Chevrolet11950513running023
222014   Eric McClure Hefty / Reynolds Wrap   (Mark Smith)Toyota11850213running022
232787   Joe Nemechek D.A.B. Constructors   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota11650038crash222
243950   T.J. Bell Eastbound & Down Only on HBO   (Mark Beaver)Chevrolet11549913crash020
253651   Jeremy Clements Kevin Whitaker Chevrolet / 92.5 WESC   (Jeremy Clements)Chevrolet11550238running019
262327   David Ragan CertainTeed / Mercury   (Steve Meehan)Ford11343170crash00
271643   Michael Annett Pilot Travel Centers / Flying J   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford11349538crash017
282801   Mike Wallace G&K Services   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet11249463running016
293539   Joey Gase Go Green Racing / JoeyGase.com   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford10849363running015
302609   Kenny Wallace Family Farmers / American Ethanol   (Robby Benton)Toyota10449538crash115
311836   Ryan Truex Grime Boss   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet10442595crash013
321718   Denny Hamlin Z-Line Designs   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota10342520crash70
331231   Justin Allgaier Brandt   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet10348938crash011
344252   Reed Sorenson Better Business Bureau / HPT   (Jimmy Means)Chevrolet10348888crash010
353423   Robert Richardson, Jr. North Texas Pipe   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet10348728crash110
363208   Casey Roderick Randy Hill Racing   (Randy Hill)Ford10342185crash08
371911   Brian Scott Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota9648588running07
38 17   Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet7252427running27
391344   Mike Bliss TriStar Motorsports / UNO Pizzeria   (Mark Smith)Toyota5940960crash66
403828   J.J. Yeley JPO Absorbents / Green Stuff / HTP   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Chevrolet4340910engine00
414081   Jason Bowles American Majority / PledgeToVote.com   (Pat MacDonald)Dodge2847333engine03
423097   Johnny Sauter AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota1440810electrical00
434310   Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports   (Mark Smith)Toyota340721vibration01

To the back:
NameNbrReason
David Ragan27missed drivers meeting
J.J. Yeley28missed drivers meeting
Johnny Sauter97adjustments outside impound

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Morgan Shepherd89GoodInfo.comMorgan ShepherdChevrolet
45Derrike Cope73Tito's Handmade VodkaDerrike CopeChevrolet
46Erik Darnell42Curtis Key PlumbingCurtis KeyChevrolet
47Scott Speed47Curtis Key PlumbingCurtis KeyChevrolet
48Mike Harmon74American Fallen HeroesMike HarmonChevrolet
49Donnie Neuenberger76Eagle Convenience StoresRay HackettFord
50Chase Miller46Curtis Key PlumbingCurtis KeyChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
13030  
31355   fluid on track#19
364914  
50534   #7,88 accident turn 3#52
54607  
61644   #44,87 accident backstretch#70
657410  
75795   #11,30,43 accident frontstretch#50
809415  
95984   fluid on track#60
991046  
1051128   #01,43,51,08,19,50,23,70,4,18,09,40,31,30,24,52,36,87,3 accident turn 4#14
1131142  
1151184   #12,15,87,4,41,70,43,01,27,5,20,38,14,88 accident frontstretch#40
1191191  
1201201   #1,20,60,33,22,88,38,6,54,41,11 accident turn 4none
  Percent of race run under caution: 29.2%             Average green flag run: 10.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Danica Patrick122
  Trevor Bayne331
  Elliott Sadler441
  Tony Stewart584
  Kasey Kahne9124
  Denny Hamlin13131
  Trevor Bayne14152
  Sam Hornish, Jr.16205
  Mike Bliss21255
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.26261
  Mike Bliss27271
  Kurt Busch28292
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.30323
  Kurt Busch33364
  Tony Stewart37437
  Kurt Busch44485
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.49502
  Denny Hamlin51533
  Kurt Busch546411
  Elliott Sadler65662
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.67671
  Elliott Sadler68725
  Kyle Busch73731
  Kurt Busch74763
  Robert Richardson77771
  Joe Nemechek78792
  Sam Hornish, Jr.80812
  Kurt Busch82821
  Tony Stewart83886
  Kyle Busch89891
  Denny Hamlin90901
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.91911
  Tony Stewart92943
  Timmy Hill95984
  Kenny Wallace99991
  Denny Hamlin1001012
  Tony Stewart1021032
  Kurt Busch10411916
  James Buescher1201201

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
224   Brad Keselowski120129.159Brad Keselowski   32.290  
205   Joey Logano120162.387Joey Logano   32.477  
335   Tony Stewart120164.453Tony Stewart   32.891  
14   Kurt Busch120134.169Kurt Busch   33.542  
157   Timmy Hill120236.377Timmy Hill   33.768  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Elliott Sadler 42    
2   Cole Whitt 40   -2  
3   Austin Dillon 39   -3  
4   Tayler Malsam 38   -4  
5   Trevor Bayne 34   -8  
6   Benny Gordon 32   -10  
7   Danny Efland 31   -11  
8   Blake Koch 27   -15  
9   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 25   -17  
9   Sam Hornish, Jr. 25   -17  
11   Johanna Long 23   -19  
12   Eric McClure 22   -20  
12   Joe Nemechek 22   -20  
14   T.J. Bell 20   -22  
15   Jeremy Clements 19   -23  
16   Michael Annett 17   -25  
17   Mike Wallace 16   -26  
18   Joey Gase 15   -27  
18   Kenny Wallace 15   -27  
20   Ryan Truex 13   -29