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2012 Quaker State 400


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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 17 of 36
Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Kentucky Speedway, Sparta, KY
267 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:45:02
Average speed: 145.607 mph
Pole speed: 181.818 mph
Cautions: 4 for 24 laps
Margin of victory: 4.399 sec
Attendance: 105000
Lead changes: 17
Green flag passes: 1,849 (7.6 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 82   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge267176470running6847
2195   Kasey Kahne Quaker State   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267136860running042
3 311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Express   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267164776running5842
4 788   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Diet Mountain Dew / National Guard   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267109770running040
5 924   Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger / AARP   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267141646running039
6 148   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Dover White   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267135271running2139
72017   Matt Kenseth Fifth Third Bank   (Jack Roush)Ford267130871running037
81056   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota267111349running036
91622   A.J. Allmendinger Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge267124160running035
10 218   Kyle Busch M&M's Red, White & Blue   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota267132368running11836
11 429   Kevin Harvick Budweiser Folds of Honor   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet267127321running033
121527   Paul Menard Menards / Sylvania   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet26789960running032
13129   Marcos Ambrose MAC Tools   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford267108818running031
143142   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet267110476running030
15171   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet267112043running029
16 615   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota267106524running028
173493   Travis Kvapil Burger King   (BK Racing)Toyota267105068running128
182113   Casey Mears Valvoline NextGen   (Germain Racing)Ford26794743running127
191451   Kurt Busch Phoenix Racing   (James Finch)Chevrolet267100793running025
202599   Carl Edwards UPS   (Jack Roush)Ford266121951running024
211116   Greg Biffle American Red Cross   (Jack Roush)Ford26685885running023
221820   Joey Logano Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota26685635running022
233810   David Reutimann Outsourcing in the USA@TMone   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet26677410running021
242931   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet266116035running020
252383   Landon Cassill Burger King   (BK Racing)Toyota266103880running019
261343   Aric Almirola Eckrich   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford266113721running018
272847   Bobby Labonte Scott Products   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota26596193running017
284038   David Gilliland Taco Bell   (Bob Jenkins)Ford26585957running016
293334   David Ragan Front Row Motorsports   (Bob Jenkins)Ford26375810running015
303955   Michael Waltrip Aaron's Dream Machine   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota26273735running014
314132   Ken Schrader Federated Auto Parts   (Frank Stoddard)Ford26282170running013
322214   Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet231126085running012
332678   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet20981010crash011
34 539   Ryan Newman Tornados   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet208117118crash010
354236   Dave Blaney SealWrap   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet14472910engine09
363230   David Stremme Inception Motorsports   (Timothy McSweeney)Toyota7172860vibration08
373026   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford6074305vibration07
383598   Michael McDowell Presbyterian Healthcare System   (Mike Curb)Ford5872703brakes06
392495   Scott Speed Leavine Family RacingFord5569950brakes05
402787   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota5269850overheating00
414333   Stephen Leicht Circle Sport   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet4777800vibration03
423719   Mike Bliss Humphrey Smith Racing   (Mark Smith)Toyota1869745overheating00
433623   Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet1269317electrical01

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44J.J. Yeley49America Israel Racing / JPO AbsorbentsJay RobinsonToyota
45Mike Skinner52Crusader Staffing AssociatesKelly OwenToyota
WDStacy Compton74Turn One RacingStacy ComptonChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
14242  
43475   #23 stopped on track#10
4812578  
1261294   debris frontstretch#13
13014920  
1501545   #36 spun turn 4#5
15520955  
21021910   #39,78 accident turn 2#15
22026748  
  Percent of race run under caution: 9.0%             Average green flag run: 48.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kyle Busch13333
  Brad Keselowski344310
  Kyle Busch44441
  Travis Kvapil45451
  Kyle Busch469651
  Jimmie Johnson97982
  Kyle Busch9912931
  Denny Hamlin13014920
  Jimmie Johnson1501501
  Casey Mears1511511
  Denny Hamlin15218736
  Jimmie Johnson18820316
  Denny Hamlin2042052
  Brad Keselowski2062072
  Kyle Busch2082092
  Jimmie Johnson2102112
  Brad Keselowski21226756

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
486   Jimmie Johnson267215.896Jimmie Johnson   35.983  
566   Martin Truex, Jr.267223.617Martin Truex, Jr.   37.270  
115   Denny Hamlin267186.551Denny Hamlin   37.310  
226   A.J. Allmendinger267226.691A.J. Allmendinger   37.782  
25   Brad Keselowski267189.402Brad Keselowski   37.880  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Matt Kenseth 633    
2   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 622   -11  
3   Jimmie Johnson 610   -23  
4   Greg Biffle 608   -25  
5   Denny Hamlin 565   -68  
5   Kevin Harvick 565   -68  
7   Clint Bowyer 557   -76  
8   Martin Truex, Jr. 556   -77  
9   Tony Stewart 545   -88  
10   Brad Keselowski 537   -96  
11   Carl Edwards 503   -130  
12   Kyle Busch 495   -138  
13   Paul Menard 477   -156  
14   Kasey Kahne 463   -170  
14   Ryan Newman 463   -170  
14   Joey Logano 463   -170  
17   Marcos Ambrose 456   -177  
18   Jeff Gordon 453   -180  
19   Jamie McMurray 431   -202  
20   Jeff Burton 428   -205