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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 5 of 36
Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Auto Club Speedway, Fontana, CA
200 laps* on a 2.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:58:18
Average speed: 140.662 mph
Pole speed: 185.142 mph
Cautions: 7 for 31 laps
Margin of victory: .710 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 19
Green flag passes: 3,509 (19.7 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2015 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 82   Brad Keselowski Wurth   (Roger Penske)Ford209357781running147
2 24   Kevin Harvick Jimmy John's   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet209265530running3443
3 141   Kurt Busch Haas Automation   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet209215655running6543
41127   Paul Menard FVP / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet209158505running040
5 931   Ryan Newman Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet209156305running039
61788   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Nationwide Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet209132045running038
71322   Joey Logano AAA Southern California   (Roger Penske)Ford209155803running037
81278   Martin Truex, Jr. Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet209136240running537
91448   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Pro Services   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet209150831running035
10 724   Jeff Gordon Axalta / Fix Auto   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet209149406running335
112343   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford209141546running033
123151   Justin Allgaier Brandt   (Harry Scott, Jr.)Chevrolet209135168running032
131519   Carl Edwards Subway   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota20998110running132
142014   Tony Stewart Rush Truck Centers / Mobil 1   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet209128474running030
152717   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. NOS Energy Drink   (Jack Roush)Ford209109560running029
16213   Austin Dillon Dow   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet209136696running028
17195   Kasey Kahne Time Warner Cable   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet209113160running027
18 418   David Ragan Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota209145051running026
192210   Danica Patrick Aspen Dental   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet209105760running025
203334   Chris Buescher Dockside Logistics   (Bob Jenkins)Ford20993860running00
21261   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet209126451running023
223055   Brett Moffitt Janssen / Care 4 Today   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota209122974running022
233713   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Chevrolet209119218running021
243235   Cole Whitt Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters   (Bob Jenkins)Ford209108493running020
254040   Landon Cassill Precon Marine   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet20993610running00
26 542   Kyle Larson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet209120793running018
272533   Brian Scott Whitetail Club   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet209103843running00
28 611   Denny Hamlin Sport Clips   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota209106485running5617
29366   Trevor Bayne AdvoCare   (Jack Roush)Ford209132835running015
301015   Clint Bowyer Peak BlueDEF   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota209125668running014
31 320   Matt Kenseth DeWalt   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota209128746running4314
322916   Greg Biffle Clean Harbors 35th Anniversary   (Jack Roush)Ford209121143running012
33287   Alex Bowman Nikko / Road Rippers   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet20896932running112
341847   A.J. Allmendinger Scott Products/Food 4 Less/Kingsford/Bush's   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet208105185running010
354338   David Gilliland Love's Travel Stops   (Bob Jenkins)Ford20894960running09
363598   Josh Wise Mike Curb's 200th Start / Curb Records   (Mike Curb)Ford20786820running08
374123   J.J. Yeley Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota20686549running00
382446   Michael Annett Cypress HQ   (Harry Scott, Jr.)Chevrolet20680803running06
393426   Jeb Burton Maxim Fantasy Sports   (BK Racing)Toyota20578240running05
403932   Mike Bliss King Taco   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford20572740running00
413862   Brendan Gaughan Premium Motorsports   (Jay Robinson)Chevrolet20568740running00
424283   Matt DiBenedetto Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota20364740running02
43169   Sam Hornish, Jr. Medallion Bank / Mercury Marine   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford15587585running01
* Race extended to 209 laps due to green/white/checker.

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Brett Moffitt55backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Travis Kvapil44Phoenix WarehouseJohnathan CohenChevrolet
45Reed Sorenson29RAB RacingRobby BentonToyota
WDMike Wallace66Premium MotorsportsJay RobinsonChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12323  
24274   #18 spun turn 4#23
288760  
88925   debris#3
93986  
991046   #9,6 accident backstretch#13
10515349  
1541585   debris#13
15918527  
1861894   debris#3
19019910  
2002023   debris#20
2032031  
2042074   debris#6
2082092  
  Percent of race run under caution: 14.8%             Average green flag run: 22.3 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kurt Busch155
  Kevin Harvick62419
  Alex Bowman25251
  Matt Kenseth26316
  Denny Hamlin326130
  Jeff Gordon62621
  Denny Hamlin638826
  Matt Kenseth89946
  Kurt Busch95995
  Martin Truex, Jr.1001045
  Kurt Busch10513733
  Carl Edwards1381381
  Kurt Busch1391435
  Kevin Harvick14415411
  Matt Kenseth15518531
  Kevin Harvick1861894
  Kurt Busch19020011
  Jeff Gordon2012022
  Kurt Busch2032086
  Brad Keselowski2092091

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
199   Carl Edwards209348.826Carl Edwards   38.758  
418   Kurt Busch209312.918Kurt Busch   39.115  
229   Joey Logano209352.657Joey Logano   39.184  
488   Jimmie Johnson209314.486Jimmie Johnson   39.311  
278   Paul Menard209315.205Paul Menard   39.401  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 225    
2   Joey Logano 197   -28  
3   Martin Truex, Jr. 192   -33  
4   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 164   -61  
5   Brad Keselowski 163   -62  
6   Ryan Newman 162   -63  
7   Jimmie Johnson 159   -66  
7   Kasey Kahne 159   -66  
9   Paul Menard 152   -73  
10   Aric Almirola 138   -87  
11   A.J. Allmendinger 137   -88  
12   Casey Mears 132   -93  
13   Matt Kenseth 127   -98  
14   Denny Hamlin 125   -100  
15   David Ragan 124   -101  
16   Jamie McMurray 120   -105  
16   Carl Edwards 120   -105  
18   Kyle Larson 116   -109  
18   Austin Dillon 116   -109  
20   Clint Bowyer 115   -110  

Playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverWinsPoints
1   Kevin Harvick 2   225  
2   Joey Logano 1   197  
3   Brad Keselowski 1   163  
4   Jimmie Johnson 1   159  
5   Martin Truex, Jr. 0   192  
6   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 0   164  
7   Ryan Newman 0   162  
8   Kasey Kahne 0   159  
9   Paul Menard 0   152  
10   Aric Almirola 0   138  
11   A.J. Allmendinger 0   137  
12   Casey Mears 0   132  
13   Matt Kenseth 0   127  
14   Denny Hamlin 0   125  
15   David Ragan 0   124  
16   Jamie McMurray 0   120