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NASCAR Nationwide Series race number 3 of 33
Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
200 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:21:46
Average speed: 129.969 mph
Pole speed: 181.366 mph
Cautions: 7 for 32 laps
Margin of victory: 5.904 sec
Attendance: 70000
Lead changes: 8
Green flag passes: 949 (5.6 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 66   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Ford EcoBoost   (Jack Roush)Ford200107863running5548
2 718   Mark Martin Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota20055650running440
3 12   Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20053668running2642
41460   Trevor Bayne Roush Fenway Racing   (Jack Roush)Ford20037293running040
5 933   Brendan Gaughan South Point Hotel & Casino   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20032993running00
62288   Cole Whitt TaxSlayer.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet20031143running038
7 33   Austin Dillon American Ethanol   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20022625running037
8 831   Justin Allgaier Brandt   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet20028018running036
91312   Sam Hornish, Jr. Alliance Truck Parts   (Roger Penske)Dodge20026928running035
10 238   Kasey Kahne Great Clips   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet20021075running400
111809   Kenny Wallace RAB Racing with Brack Maggard   (Robby Benton)Toyota20028418running033
12127   Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com   (JR Motorsports)Chevrolet20025268running032
132143   Michael Annett Pilot Travel Centers / Flying J   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford20024718running031
141130   James Buescher Turner Motorsports   (Steve Turner)Chevrolet20024208running00
151944   Mike Bliss Bandit Chippers   (Mark Smith)Toyota20018455running029
161719   Tayler Malsam G-Oil   (Mark Smith)Toyota20023738running028
172401   Mike Wallace The Gun Store / G&K Services   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet19823753running128
183241   Blake Koch Poynt.com   (Rick Ware)Ford19823418running026
191570   Johanna Long Foretravel Motorcoach / Race Fuel Energy   (Mary Louise Miller)Chevrolet19823308running025
203187   Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood Stoves   (Joe Nemechek)Toyota19823873running024
212551   Jeremy Clements GoodInfo.com   (Jeremy Clements)Chevrolet19723088running023
224389   Morgan Shepherd GoodInfo.com / Hyland's   (Morgan Shepherd)Chevrolet19716485running022
23 522   Brad Keselowski Discount Tire   (Roger Penske)Dodge19616350running270
244023   Robert Richardson, Jr. North Texas Pipe / Riviera Hotel   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet19622708running020
252714   Eric McClure Hefty Black Out / Reynolds Wrap   (Mark Smith)Toyota19623033running019
26424   Daryl Harr iWorld   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet19422438running018
271081   Jason Bowles American Majority / PledgeToVote.com   (Pat MacDonald)Toyota18822303running017
281608   Kyle Fowler RandyHillRacing.com   (Randy Hill)Ford16515690oil cooler016
293552   Tim Schendel All Sports Tailgating   (Jimmy Means)Chevrolet16415540running015
302924   Benny Gordon VSI Racing / Kentucky Antler Co.   (Jason Sciavicco)Chevrolet14615705running014
313850   T.J. Bell Turbine Powered Technology   (Mark Beaver)Chevrolet14021763engine013
323628   Derrike Cope JPO Absorbents   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Dodge13721653electrical012
332054   Kyle Busch Monster Energy   (Kyle Busch)Toyota12715075running00
34 411   Brian Scott Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota9421433crash511
353440   Erik Darnell The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet9114855fly wheel09
363713   Jennifer Jo Cobb Glen Lerner & Associates   (Jennifer Jo Cobb)Dodge7214820steering00
373039   Joey Gase Go Green Racing   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford4121243crash07
382327   J.J. Yeley GC Motorsports Intl.   (Steve Meehan)Ford3914740oil pump20
393346   Chase Miller The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet614490electrical05
402810   Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports   (Mark Smith)Toyota414455vibration04
413942   Josh Wise The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet414400electrical00
422647   Scott Speed The Motorsports Group   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet314355vibration00
434174   Mike Harmon Koma Unwind Relaxation Drink   (Mike Harmon)Chevrolet314311vibration00

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11111  
12154   #08,24 spun turn 4none
162611  
27304   #54 accident backstretch#08
314212  
43475   #39 accident turn 1none
486922  
70734   #13,44 accident turn 1#14
749623  
971037   #11 accident turn 4#87
10414542  
1461494   #50 stalled turn 2#30
1501578  
1581614   #19,51 accident turn 4#44
16220039  
  Percent of race run under caution: 16.0%             Average green flag run: 21.0 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Elliott Sadler12626
  J.J. Yeley27282
  Kasey Kahne294719
  Brian Scott48525
  Kasey Kahne537321
  Brad Keselowski7410027
  Mike Wallace1011011
  Mark Martin10214544
  Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.14620055

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
319   Justin Allgaier200320.350Justin Allgaier   35.594  
187   Mark Martin200261.454Mark Martin   37.351  
099   Kenny Wallace200337.279Kenny Wallace   37.475  
68   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.200302.738Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.   37.842  
38   Austin Dillon200305.263Austin Dillon   38.158  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Elliott Sadler 131    
2   Austin Dillon 116   -15  
3   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 114   -17  
4   Trevor Bayne 112   -19  
5   Cole Whitt 109   -22  
6   Sam Hornish, Jr. 98   -33  
7   Tayler Malsam 90   -41  
8   Michael Annett 82   -49  
9   Justin Allgaier 76   -55  
10   Blake Koch 66   -65  
10   Joe Nemechek 66   -65  
12   Jeremy Clements 64   -67  
13   Benny Gordon 63   -68  
13   Mike Bliss 63   -68  
15   Danica Patrick 62   -69  
16   Eric McClure 57   -74  
17   Kenny Wallace 56   -75  
17   Mike Wallace 56   -75  
19   Brian Scott 48   -83  
19   Johanna Long 48   -83