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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 5 of 36
Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Auto Club Speedway, Fontana, CA
200 laps* on a 2.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:59:17
Average speed: 137.213 mph
Pole speed: 188.482 mph
Cautions: 6 for 33 laps
Margin of victory: .772 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 26
Green flag passes: 3,346 (19.5 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2016 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsStatusLedPts
11948   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Superman   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet205running2544
2 24   Kevin Harvick Jimmy John's   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet205running14241
3 311   Denny Hamlin Sport Clips   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota205running239
4 922   Joey Logano AAA Southern California   (Roger Penske)Ford205running338
51817   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Kimberly-Clark Professional / Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford205running036
6 824   Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet205running136
7 519   Carl Edwards Subway   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota205running935
81147   A.J. Allmendinger Food4Less / Scott Products / Bush's Best   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Chevrolet205running033
9152   Brad Keselowski Wurth   (Roger Penske)Ford205running032
10101   Jamie McMurray McDonald's   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet205running031
112788   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Nationwide Insurance / Batman   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet205running030
122144   Brian Scott Vons / WhiteTail Club / Ritz Triscuit   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford205running029
132414   Brian Vickers Janssen / Arnie's Army / Bass Pro Shops   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet205running028
14 431   Ryan Newman Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet205running027
151327   Paul Menard FVP / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet205running026
163438   Landon Cassill MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford205running025
172313   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Chevrolet205running024
182915   Clint Bowyer Visine   (Harry Scott, Jr.)Chevrolet205running023
192020   Matt Kenseth DeWalt "Made in the U.S.A."   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota205running223
20 76   Trevor Bayne AdvoCare   (Jack Roush)Ford205running021
212543   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford205running020
223523   David Ragan Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota205running019
23287   Regan Smith AIPAC   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet205running018
24 13   Austin Dillon American Ethanol E15   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet205running017
25 618   Kyle Busch M&M's 75th Anniversary   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota205running016
263698   Cole Whitt Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters   (Jay Robinson)Chevrolet205running015
273383   Matt DiBenedetto Cosmo Motors   (BK Racing)Toyota205running014
28125   Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet205running013
293846   Michael Annett Pilot / Flying J   (Harry Scott, Jr.)Chevrolet205running012
302641   Kurt Busch Haas Automation / Monster Energy   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet205running011
313095   Michael McDowell WRL General Contractors   (Leavine Family Racing)Chevrolet205running010
321778   Martin Truex, Jr. Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Toyota204running2110
331634   Chris Buescher Love's Travel Stops   (Bob Jenkins)Ford204running08
343932   Jeffrey Earnhardt Can-Am / Kappa   (Archie St. Hilaire)Ford200running07
351421   Ryan Blaney Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford195crash06
363730   Josh Wise SBC Contractors / Support Our Troops   (Curtis Key)Chevrolet195running05
372216   Greg Biffle Ford EcoBoost   (Jack Roush)Ford146engine04
383110   Danica Patrick TaxAct   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet120crash03
393242   Kyle Larson Target / Cottonelle   (Chip Ganassi)Chevrolet46crash02
* Race extended to 205 laps due to overtime.

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Kurt Busch41backup car
A.J. Allmendinger47rear gear change

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12727  
28314   #34 accident turn 2#46
324817  
49535   #42 accident backstretch#14
5410855  
1091146   #6 accident turn 1#11
1151217  
1221309   #10 accident turn 1#44
13115525  
1561605   debris turn 3#88
16119939  
2002034   #18 debris turn 3#6
2042052  
  Percent of race run under caution: 16.1%             Average green flag run: 24.6 laps

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

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kevin Harvick12828
  Carl Edwards29335
  Kevin Harvick34341
  Carl Edwards35362
  Kevin Harvick375216
  Joey Logano53531
  Kevin Harvick547017
  Martin Truex, Jr.71777
  Jimmie Johnson78825
  Chase Elliott83831
  Matt Kenseth84852
  Kevin Harvick8610520
  Jimmie Johnson1061094
  Martin Truex, Jr.1101101
  Kevin Harvick1111133
  Jimmie Johnson11412310
  Martin Truex, Jr.12413613
  Kevin Harvick13715721
  Jimmie Johnson1581592
  Carl Edwards1601612
  Jimmie Johnson1621632
  Joey Logano1641652
  Kevin Harvick16620035
  Denny Hamlin2012022
  Kevin Harvick2032031
  Jimmie Johnson2042052

Today's top pit crews:
Nbr# StopsDriverLapsTotal TimeAverage Time
208   Matt Kenseth205301.756Matt Kenseth   37.720  
277   Paul Menard205268.573Paul Menard   38.368  
227   Joey Logano205276.079Joey Logano   39.440  
197   Carl Edwards205276.571Carl Edwards   39.510  
487   Jimmie Johnson205276.786Jimmie Johnson   39.541  
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Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 195    
2   Jimmie Johnson 184   -11  
3   Carl Edwards 171   -24  
4   Denny Hamlin 170   -25  
4   Kyle Busch 170   -25  
6   Joey Logano 165   -30  
7   Kurt Busch 148   -47  
8   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 145   -50  
9   Brad Keselowski 142   -53  
10   Austin Dillon 139   -56  
11   Martin Truex, Jr. 127   -68  
12   Jamie McMurray 125   -70  
13   Aric Almirola 120   -75  
14   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 119   -76  
15   Matt Kenseth 113   -82  
16   Chase Elliott 110   -85  
16   Ryan Blaney 110   -85  
18   Kasey Kahne 109   -86  
19   A.J. Allmendinger 108   -87  
20   Ryan Newman 95   -100  

Playoff standings after this race:
RankDriverWinsPoints
1   Jimmie Johnson 2   184  
2   Kevin Harvick 1   195  
3   Denny Hamlin 1   170  
4   Brad Keselowski 1   142  
5   Carl Edwards 0   171  
6   Kyle Busch 0   170  
7   Joey Logano 0   165  
8   Kurt Busch 0   148  
9   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 0   145  
10   Austin Dillon 0   139  
11   Martin Truex, Jr. 0   127  
12   Jamie McMurray 0   125  
13   Aric Almirola 0   120  
14   Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 0   119  
15   Matt Kenseth 0   113  
16   Chase Elliott 0   110