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NASCAR Nationwide Series race number 5 of 33
Saturday, March 24, 2012 at Auto Club Speedway, Fontana, CA
150 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:06:28
Average speed: 142.33 mph
Pole speed: 178.984 mph
Cautions: 4 for 18 laps
Margin of victory: 1.066 sec
Attendance: 40000
Lead changes: 15
Green flag passes: 1,652 (12.5 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 118   Joey Logano Trans-Lux   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota15070770running920
2106   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Roush Fenway Racing "25 Winning Years"   (Jack Roush)Ford15066593running143
3 322   Brad Keselowski America's Tire   (Roger Penske)Dodge15040750running370
4 711   Brian Scott Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota15040233running040
5 43   Austin Dillon AdvoCare   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet15031215running039
61438   Brad Sweet Great Clips   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet15028883running038
7 609   Kenny Wallace RAB Racing with Brack Maggard   (Robby Benton)Toyota15026633running037
81554   Kyle Busch Monster Energy   (Kyle Busch)Toyota15018840running130
9 52   Elliott Sadler Pierre Drive Thru Sandwiches   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet15025268running236
10 833   Brendan Gaughan South Point Hotel & Casino   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet15025983running00
111643   Michael Annett Pilot Travel Centers / Flying J   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford15024408running033
121730   James Buescher Deft Finishes   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet15024158running00
131112   Sam Hornish, Jr. Alliance Truck Parts   (Roger Penske)Dodge15024008running031
14 960   Trevor Bayne Ford EcoBoost   (Jack Roush)Ford15023948running331
151381   Jason Bowles American Majority / PledgeToVote.com   (Pat MacDonald)Toyota15024863running029
162219   Tayler Malsam G-Oil   (Mark Smith)Toyota15023578running028
171844   Mike Bliss Doubletree Hotels / Bandit Chippers   (Mark Smith)Toyota15016900running027
181901   Mike Wallace Global Barter Corporation / G&K Services   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet15023233running026
192087   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota14923123running025
202851   Jeremy Clements GoodInfo.com   (Jeremy Clements)Chevrolet14823688running024
213523   Robert Richardson, Jr. North Texas Pipe   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet14816435running023
223324   Benny Gordon Kentucky Antler Company / VSI   (Jason Sciavicco)Chevrolet14816275running022
233239   Joey Gase Go Green Racing   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford14822658running021
243140   Erik Darnell The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet14716025running020
252441   Blake Koch Lilly Trucking of Virginia   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet14722633running019
262514   Eric McClure Hefty / Reynolds Wrap   (Mark Smith)Toyota14622448running018
272750   T.J. Bell TPT / Apex Construction   (Mark Beaver)Chevrolet14522113running017
28394   Daryl Harr iWorld   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet14521993running016
293452   Tim Schendel Means Racing   (Jimmy Means)Chevrolet14515375running015
301288   Cole Whitt TaxSlayer.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet14222033crash014
314070   David Green ML Motorsports   (Mary Louise Miller)Dodge13921623suspension013
32 231   Justin Allgaier Brandt   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet11222563engine213
333828   Kevin Lepage Robinson-Blakeney Racing   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Chevrolet8221403rear gear011
343789   Morgan Shepherd Shepherd Ventures Racing   (Morgan Shepherd)Chevrolet6614825engine010
35217   Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet6321183engine09
362908   Tim Andrews Texas Tech / Randy Hill Racing   (Randy Hill)Ford2214605vibration08
374315   Scott Riggs Rick Ware Racing   (Rick Ware)Chevrolet914485rear gear00
383646   Chase Miller The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet814375vibration06
393042   Josh Wise The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet614115electrical00
404174   Mike Harmon Koma Unwind Relaxation Drink   (Mike Harmon)Chevrolet514080rear end04
412347   Scott Speed The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet414020vibration00
424272   John Jackson CrashClaimsR.us   (James Carter)Toyota313940fuel pump02
432610   Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports   (Mark Smith)Toyota213907vibration01

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Kyle Busch54missed driver introductions
David Green70missed drivers meeting

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
15757  
58625   debris#38
639230  
93964   #12 accident turn 4#44
971048  
1051084   debris#81
10913325  
1341385   #41 spun turn 4#19
13915012  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.0%             Average green flag run: 26.4 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Joey Logano12626
  Brad Keselowski275933
  Joey Logano60623
  Elliott Sadler63642
  Joey Logano65684
  Justin Allgaier69691
  Joey Logano70778
  Justin Allgaier78781
  Joey Logano7910123
  Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.1021021
  Joey Logano1031119
  Kyle Busch11212413
  Brad Keselowski1251284
  Joey Logano1291357
  Trevor Bayne1361383
  Joey Logano13915012

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
185   Joey Logano150201.703Joey Logano   40.341  
115   Brian Scott150204.319Brian Scott   40.864  
335   Brendan Gaughan150206.075Brendan Gaughan   41.215  
65   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.150207.604Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.   41.521  
25   Elliott Sadler150209.957Elliott Sadler   41.991  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Elliott Sadler 214    
2   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 196   -18  
3   Austin Dillon 187   -27  
4   Trevor Bayne 180   -34  
5   Sam Hornish, Jr. 160   -54  
6   Cole Whitt 151   -63  
7   Michael Annett 148   -66  
8   Tayler Malsam 144   -70  
9   Justin Allgaier 126   -88  
10   Mike Bliss 119   -95  
11   Jeremy Clements 112   -102  
12   Benny Gordon 105   -109  
12   Joe Nemechek 105   -109  
14   Kenny Wallace 104   -110  
15   Mike Wallace 103   -111  
16   Brian Scott 97   -117  
17   Danica Patrick 96   -118  
18   Jason Bowles 93   -121  
19   Eric McClure 92   -122  
20   Blake Koch 91   -123