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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 36 of 36
Sunday, November 18, 2012 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL
267 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:48:56
Average speed: 142.245 mph
Pole speed: 176.056 mph
Cautions: 3 for 17 laps
Margin of victory: 1.028 sec
Attendance: 76000
Lead changes: 19
Green flag passes: 3,380 (13.5 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

Playoff drivers are highlighted in green in the qualifying and race results.

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11524   Jeff Gordon DuPont 20 Years 'Celebratory'   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267334161running1447
2 615   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota267263749running042
31939   Ryan Newman U.S. Army   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet267228768running342
4 818   Kyle Busch M&M's   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267198318running19142
51316   Greg Biffle 3M / SP Richards   (Jack Roush)Ford267143060running039
6 756   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota267131199running1139
7 543   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford267132446running037
82329   Kevin Harvick Budweiser   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet267134121running036
92678   Kurt Busch Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet267107318running035
101688   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. National Guard / Diet Mountain Dew   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet26787085running034
111827   Paul Menard Menards / Duracell   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet26784810running033
12 499   Carl Edwards Fastenal / Aflac   (Jack Roush)Ford267119176running032
13 29   Marcos Ambrose Black & Decker   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford267103268running1432
14 120   Joey Logano The Home Depot / redbeacon.com   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota26788810running030
15 32   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge266108980running029
16 955   Mark Martin Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota26675385running028
173514   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet266128535running027
181117   Matt Kenseth Best Buy   (Jack Roush)Ford266119171running227
193331   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet266112160running025
20141   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet266105668running024
21125   Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet26681135running724
221722   Sam Hornish, Jr. Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge266113960running00
232021   Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford26672310running00
244111   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota266113976running020
253247   Bobby Labonte Clorox   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota26596743running019
263893   Travis Kvapil Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota26593893running018
273083   Landon Cassill Burger King   (BK Racing)Toyota26597780running017
282142   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet264101126running016
292813   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford26482318running015
302451   Regan Smith Phoenix Construction   (James Finch)Chevrolet26489257running014
313434   David Ragan CertainTeed / 31-W Insulation   (Bob Jenkins)Ford26367235running013
323136   Dave Blaney Florida Lottery   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet26367010running012
334038   David Gilliland Long John Silver's   (Bob Jenkins)Ford26266810running011
343710   David Reutimann TMone.com   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet26166610running010
353937   J.J. Yeley C&C Audio Video & Appliance / JPO Absorbents   (Larry Gunselman)Chevrolet26166410running09
361048   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet224113396rear gear259
374232   Ken Schrader Federated Auto Parts   (Frank Stoddard)Ford21974255engine07
382230   David Stremme Swan Racing   (Brandon Davis)Toyota18365753electrical06
39276   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Fifth Third Bank   (Jack Roush)Ford15762850crash00
403626   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford3862620vibration04
412598   Michael McDowell K-Love Radio   (Mike Curb)Ford3462405overheating03
424323   Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet2362110vibration02
432919   Mike Bliss Plinker Tactical   (Mark Smith)Toyota1662429electrical00

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Denny Hamlin11backup car
Greg Biffle16backup car
Joey Logano20backup car
Regan Smith51backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Reed Sorenson79United Supermarkets / reload.bizArchie St. HilaireFord
45Stephen Leicht33LittleJoesAutos.comJoe FalkChevrolet
46Jason Leffler91Plinker TacticalMark SmithToyota
47Joe Nemechek87AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood StovesJoe NemechekToyota

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
17878  
79835   debris#16
8414360  
1441485   debris#31
1491546  
1551617   #6 accident turn 3#47
162267106  
  Percent of race run under caution: 6.4%             Average green flag run: 62.5 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Marcos Ambrose11414
  Kyle Busch154935
  Ryan Newman50501
  Kyle Busch5111666
  Martin Truex, Jr.11712711
  Jimmie Johnson1281281
  Matt Kenseth1291302
  Ryan Newman1311322
  Kyle Busch13314412
  Jimmie Johnson14515713
  Kasey Kahne1581614
  Kyle Busch1621654
  Kasey Kahne1661661
  Kyle Busch16719933
  Kasey Kahne2002012
  Jimmie Johnson20221211
  Jeff Gordon2132131
  Kyle Busch21425441
  Jeff Gordon25526713

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
206   Joey Logano267223.437Joey Logano   37.240  
786   Kurt Busch267228.471Kurt Busch   38.079  
436   Aric Almirola267232.502Aric Almirola   38.750  
566   Martin Truex, Jr.267233.633Martin Truex, Jr.   38.939  
396   Ryan Newman267234.831Ryan Newman   39.139  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Brad Keselowski 2400    
2   Clint Bowyer 2361   -39  
3   Jimmie Johnson 2360   -40  
4   Kasey Kahne 2345   -55  
5   Greg Biffle 2332   -68  
6   Denny Hamlin 2329   -71  
7   Matt Kenseth 2324   -76  
8   Kevin Harvick 2321   -79  
9   Tony Stewart 2311   -89  
10   Jeff Gordon 2303   -97  
11   Martin Truex, Jr. 2299   -101  
12   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 2245   -155  
13   Kyle Busch 1133   -1267  
14   Ryan Newman 1051   -1349  
15   Carl Edwards 1030   -1370  
16   Paul Menard 1006   -1394  
17   Joey Logano 965   -1435  
18   Marcos Ambrose 950   -1450  
19   Jeff Burton 883   -1517  
20   Aric Almirola 868   -1532  

Non-playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Brad Keselowski 1259    
2   Greg Biffle 1240   -19  
3   Jimmie Johnson 1231   -28  
4   Matt Kenseth 1218   -41  
5   Clint Bowyer 1213   -46  
6   Denny Hamlin 1167   -92  
7   Kevin Harvick 1162   -97  
8   Martin Truex, Jr. 1161   -98  
9   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 1144   -115  
10   Kyle Busch 1133   -126  
11   Kasey Kahne 1129   -130  
12   Tony Stewart 1112   -147  
13   Jeff Gordon 1080   -179  
14   Ryan Newman 1051   -208  
15   Carl Edwards 1030   -229  
16   Paul Menard 1006   -253  
17   Joey Logano 965   -294  
18   Marcos Ambrose 950   -309  
19   Jeff Burton 883   -376  
20   Aric Almirola 868   -391