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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 7 of 36
Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, TX
334 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (501.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:07:12
Average speed: 160.577 mph
Pole speed: 190.369 mph
Cautions: 2 for 10 laps
Margin of victory: 3.235 sec
Attendance: 159200
Lead changes: 18
Green flag passes: 2,797 (8.6 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 316   Greg Biffle 3M / Filtrete   (Jack Roush)Ford334540850running9047
21048   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334361501running15644
3 455   Mark Martin Aaron's 2011 Best of the Best   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota334232690running041
43424   Jeff Gordon DuPont 20 Years   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334250401running241
5 217   Matt Kenseth Best Buy   (Jack Roush)Ford334212901running1540
6 156   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota334190904running6939
7 55   Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334148565running037
82099   Carl Edwards Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford334176156running036
91529   Kevin Harvick Budweiser   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet334175651running035
101688   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Diet Mountain Dew / 7-Eleven   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334135940running034
111718   Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota334171863running033
121311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Office / March of Dimes   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota334166221running032
132751   Kurt Busch Phoenix Racing   (James Finch)Chevrolet333148638running031
14 91   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet333151513running030
151222   A.J. Allmendinger Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge333159805running029
162542   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet333148546running028
171815   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota333142794running027
181127   Paul Menard Quaker State / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet333121980running026
191420   Joey Logano Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota333120380running025
20 79   Marcos Ambrose Stanley Tools / DeWalt   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford333139863running125
21 639   Ryan Newman U.S. Army   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet332149938running023
222343   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford332144616running022
232678   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet332130238running021
242914   Tony Stewart Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet332154305running020
252213   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford331117663running019
263110   David Reutimann Accell Construction   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet331101380running018
273047   Bobby Labonte Bush's Baked Beans / Tom Thumb   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota330119413running017
281921   Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford33098255running00
292431   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet330136230running015
302883   Landon Cassill Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota330123350running014
313538   David Gilliland ModSpace   (Bob Jenkins)Ford328100627running013
323932   Reed Sorenson Jani-King   (Frank Stoddard)Ford32797980running00
333649   J.J. Yeley JPO Absorbents   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Toyota32588880running011
344233   Tony Raines Precon Marine   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet32395780running010
352134   David Ragan Scorpion Window Films   (Bob Jenkins)Ford31386655running110
36 82   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge312123250running08
374136   Dave Blaney Jimmie Johnson's Anything With An Engine   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet22884405vibration07
383793   Travis Kvapil Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota11491257engine06
393226   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford6679800vibration05
404319   Mike Bliss Humphrey Smith Racing   (Mark Smith)Toyota3879650brakes00
413398   Michael McDowell Curb Records   (Mike Curb)Ford3679490vibration03
424023   Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe / Embassy Suites   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet2579395vibration02
433895   Scott Speed Tommy Williams Drywall   (Leavine Family Racing)Ford1379724overheating01

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44David Stremme30Inception MotorsportsTimothy McSweeneyToyota
45Joe Nemechek87AM/FM Energy Pellet & Wood StovesJoe NemechekToyota
46Stacy Compton74Turn One RacingStacy ComptonChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
16767  
68714   debris#34
729423  
951006   debris#10
101334234  
  Percent of race run under caution: 3.0%             Average green flag run: 108.0 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Martin Truex, Jr.13131
  Greg Biffle324514
  Matt Kenseth46461
  Marcos Ambrose47471
  Greg Biffle486821
  Martin Truex, Jr.69713
  Greg Biffle728110
  Matt Kenseth829514
  Greg Biffle96961
  David Ragan97971
  Martin Truex, Jr.981003
  Greg Biffle10111212
  Jimmie Johnson11314634
  Greg Biffle1471471
  Martin Truex, Jr.14817932
  Jimmie Johnson180282103
  Jeff Gordon2832842
  Jimmie Johnson28530319
  Greg Biffle30433431

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
567   Martin Truex, Jr.334252.011Martin Truex, Jr.   36.002  
998   Carl Edwards334288.394Carl Edwards   36.049  
177   Matt Kenseth334254.187Matt Kenseth   36.312  
557   Mark Martin334254.262Mark Martin   36.323  
487   Jimmie Johnson334254.502Jimmie Johnson   36.357  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Greg Biffle 273    
2   Matt Kenseth 254   -19  
2   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 254   -19  
4   Martin Truex, Jr. 253   -20  
5   Kevin Harvick 249   -24  
6   Denny Hamlin 242   -31  
7   Tony Stewart 234   -39  
8   Jimmie Johnson 233   -40  
9   Ryan Newman 225   -48  
10   Clint Bowyer 219   -54  
11   Carl Edwards 215   -58  
12   Paul Menard 192   -81  
12   Joey Logano 192   -81  
14   Kyle Busch 184   -89  
15   Brad Keselowski 183   -90  
16   Jeff Burton 179   -94  
17   Jeff Gordon 177   -96  
18   Juan Pablo Montoya 174   -99  
19   A.J. Allmendinger 172   -101  
20   Mark Martin 170   -103