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NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 1 of 36
Monday, February 27, 2012 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
200 laps* on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:36:02
Average Speed: 140.256 mph
Pole Speed: 194.738 mph
Cautions: 10 for 42 laps
Margin of Victory: .210 sec
Attendance: 140,000
Lead changes: 25

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

Loop data for this race:
Driver Start Mid Race Finish High Pos. Low Pos. Avg. Pos. Pass Diff. Green Flag Passes Green Flag Times Passed Quality Passes Pct. Quality Passes Fastest Lap Top 15 Laps Pct. Top 15 Laps Laps Led Pct. Laps Led Total Laps DRIVER RATING
Matt Kenseth49113311925424520881.9215978.75024.8202100.9
Dale Earnhardt, Jr.514222910030430425383.2117385.600.020299.5
Greg Biffle2231103-112812912194.51202100.04421.8202126.2
Denny Hamlin314413781219518316283.1117586.65728.2202124.7
Jeff Burton93512662421519119088.4219998.52411.9202117.7
Paul Menard3729614317-71641718250.009848.521.020290.4
Kevin Harvick1328733820301371079972.338441.600.020283.0
Carl Edwards16812818-4123027112453.936230.700.020281.1
Joey Logano121891259327527224187.6117988.621.0202104.4
Mark Martin22151013212-2836038826373.1314772.821.020290.5
Clint Bowyer3051143317-923524419382.1411255.400.020291.6
Martin Truex, Jr.261121319-1124025120083.3117285.173.5202106.7
Marcos Ambrose7121312912-1924626515462.6213365.800.020293.8
Bobby Labonte32131443322-432552987228.213115.300.020267.2
Dave Blaney2424151321972772707527.174421.863.020270.2
Tony Stewart3111612713-3737341028075.1014370.821.020282.6
Kyle Busch14201732714-131131218057.9611155.000.020280.2
Terry Labonte43321814326-121211333125.652311.431.520263.6
Tony Raines41271934328-539414755.36167.900.020251.8
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.212320113123-211201411915.85146.900.020264.9
Ryan Newman18332173827-23871104349.463517.300.020264.5
Landon Cassill39222223524219719573.61284.000.020259.2
David Gilliland33252344127182811214.68125.900.020159.7
Regan Smith6192413114-3020723712761.4111556.921.020079.0
Casey Mears36172523220262161906027.824522.300.019964.0
David Reutimann3816267352033173149128.734220.800.019667.1
Elliott Sadler10262763324-291511804529.803517.300.019653.1
Joe Nemechek3434282136333242100.0000.000.019437.5
Kasey Kahne201029340181125224111445.246934.200.018968.4
Michael McDowell113530103630-11105116109.56105.000.018952.4
Jamie McMurray19303164324381621248653.164723.300.018863.6
Brad Keselowski23732332131439137731480.3315275.200.018773.3
Aric Almirola2783323318025525512950.637939.100.018772.8
A.J. Allmendinger15373473835718111477.85136.400.017745.1
Trevor Bayne403835354038-2933200.01200.000.016437.6
Juan Pablo Montoya3531366412825100752828.04199.400.015953.9
David Stremme42213723826-818219000.01721.000.015648.2
Danica Patrick29393832403912100.0500.000.013834.9
Kurt Busch28413936434122000.0200.000.011326.7
Jeff Gordon16364014026-515716214491.706934.210.58167.9
Robby Gordon174041174139-1251700.0000.000.02530.5
Jimmie Johnson8424254241-2002000.0010.500.0128.3
David Ragan254343254343-10100.0000.000.0125.9

Green Flag Passes: Green flag passes for position.

Pass Diff.: Difference between Green Flag Passes and Green Flag Times Passed.

Quality Passes: Number of times passing a car running in the Top 15 while under a green flag.

Fastest Lap: How many times a driver had the fastest lap of all drivers.

Driver Rating: A formula combining the following categories: Win, Finish, Top-15 Finish, Average Running Position while on Lead Lap, Average Speed Under Green, Fastest Lap, Led Most Laps, Lead-Lap Finish. Maximum: 150 points per race.