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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 (501.0 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: 159,200
Lead changes: 18

Glossary    2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup results   /   2012 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
151222   A.J. Allmendinger Shell / Pennzoil   (Roger Penske)Dodge333159,805running029
222343   Aric Almirola Smithfield   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford332144,616running022
20 79   Marcos Ambrose Stanley Tools / DeWalt   (Richard Petty Motorsports)Ford333139,863running125
281921   Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center   (Wood Brothers)Ford33098,255running00
1 316   Greg Biffle 3M / Filtrete   (Jack Roush)Ford334540,850running9047
374136   Dave Blaney Jimmie Johnson's Anything With An Engine   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet22884,405vibration07
404319   Mike Bliss Humphrey Smith Racing   (Mark Smith)Toyota3879,650brakes00
171815   Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota333142,794running027
292431   Jeff Burton Caterpillar   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet330136,230running015
132751   Kurt Busch Phoenix Racing   (James Finch)Chevrolet333148,638running031
111718   Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota334171,863running033
302883   Landon Cassill Burger King / Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota330123,350running014
101688   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Diet Mountain Dew / 7-Eleven   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334135,940running034
82099   Carl Edwards Fastenal   (Jack Roush)Ford334176,156running036
313538   David Gilliland ModSpace   (Bob Jenkins)Ford328100,627running013
43424   Jeff Gordon DuPont 20 Years   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334250,401running241
121311   Denny Hamlin FedEx Office / March of Dimes   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota334166,221running032
91529   Kevin Harvick Budweiser   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet334175,651running035
21048   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334361,501running15644
7 55   Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet334148,565running037
5 217   Matt Kenseth Best Buy   (Jack Roush)Ford334212,901running1540
36 82   Brad Keselowski Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge312123,250running08
383793   Travis Kvapil Dr. Pepper   (BK Racing)Toyota11491,257engine06
273047   Bobby Labonte Bush's Baked Beans / Tom Thumb   (JTG-Daugherty Racing)Toyota330119,413running017
191420   Joey Logano Dollar General   (Joe Gibbs)Toyota333120,380running025
3 455   Mark Martin Aaron's 2011 Best of the Best   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota334232,690running041
413398   Michael McDowell Curb Records   (Mike Curb)Ford3679,490vibration03
14 91   Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet333151,513running030
252213   Casey Mears GEICO   (Germain Racing)Ford331117,663running019
181127   Paul Menard Quaker State / Menards   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet333121,980running026
162542   Juan Pablo Montoya Target   (Earnhardt Ganassi Racing)Chevrolet333148,546running028
21 639   Ryan Newman U.S. Army   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet332149,938running023
352134   David Ragan Scorpion Window Films   (Bob Jenkins)Ford31386,655running110
344233   Tony Raines Precon Marine   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet32395,780running010
263110   David Reutimann Accell Construction   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Chevrolet331101,380running018
424023   Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe / Embassy Suites   (Robert Richardson, Sr.)Chevrolet2579,395vibration02
232678   Regan Smith Furniture Row / Denver Mattress   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet332130,238running021
323932   Reed Sorenson Jani-King   (Frank Stoddard)Ford32797,980running00
433895   Scott Speed Tommy Williams Drywall   (Leavine Family Racing)Ford1379,724overheating01
242914   Tony Stewart Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy / Office Depot   (Stewart Haas Racing)Chevrolet332154,305running020
6 156   Martin Truex, Jr. NAPA Auto Parts   (Michael Waltrip)Toyota334190,904running6939
393226   Josh Wise MDS Transport   (Bob Jenkins)Ford6679,800vibration05
333649   J.J. Yeley JPO Absorbents   (Robinson-Blakeney Racing)Toyota32588,880running011

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
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
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
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.334252.011   36.002  
998   Carl Edwards334288.394   36.049  
177   Matt Kenseth334254.187   36.312  
557   Mark Martin334254.262   36.323  
487   Jimmie Johnson334254.502   36.357  
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Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Greg Biffle 273    
2   Matt Kenseth 254   -19  
3   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   Joey Logano 192   -81  
13   Paul Menard 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