AARON'S 312 - TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY

Nationwide Series Race #8 of 35 for the 2010 season


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NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES RACE No. 8

Aaron's 312

Talladega Superspeedway

 

Talladega, AL – April 25, 2010

2.66 Mi Paved

311.22 M, 117 LPurse: $1,366,933.00

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Fin.      Str.     Car                                                                                                                                              NNS         Bonus     Driver  

Pos     Pos     No.      Driver                                Team                                                                            Laps     Points       Points     Rating         Winnings            Status

1        23        22      Brad Keselowski            Discount Tire Dodge                                                120      190              5       116.4         $40,445        Running

2        15        20      Joey Logano                 GameStop Toyota                                                     120      175              5       111.7         $41,850        Running

3          1        33      Kevin Harvick                Rheem Chevrolet                                                      120      175            10       127.1         $43,250        Running

4        30        35      Jason Keller                   TriStar Motorsports Chevrolet                                 120      160                         73.7         $33,575        Running

5        31        83      John Borneman III        Red Line Oil Dodge                                                  120      155                         78.0         $27,775        Running

6        14        21      Clint Bowyer                  Zaxby's Chevrolet                                                     120      150                         85.2         $24,050        Running

7        37        34      Tony Raines                  Long John Silver's Chevrolet                                  120      146                         72.0         $29,318        Running

8          8        98      Paul Menard                   Tide / Menards Ford                                                 120      147              5       104.1         $22,600        Running

9        25        32      Brian Vickers                 Dollar General Toyota                                              120      138                         94.9         $21,575        Running

10      17        11      Brian Scott #                  AccuDoc Solutions Toyota                                      120      139              5         89.3         $29,768        Running

11      38        28      Kenny Wallace              Anderson's Maple Syrup Chevrolet                        120      130                         57.1         $27,793        Running

12      34        27      Scott Wimmer                Redman Moist Snuff Ford                                        120      132              5         83.0         $27,668        Running

13      39        99      Trevor Bayne                 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota                              120      124                         83.4         $27,893        Running

14      26        88      Jamie McMurray            Hellmann's Chevrolet                                               119      126              5       109.2         $20,900        Accident

15      19        12      Justin Allgaier                Verizon Wireless Dodge                                          119      118                         82.7         $27,443        Accident

16      42        40      Jeff Green                      Bad Boy Buggies / Wildgame Innovation Chevrolet 119   115                         66.0         $27,218        Accident

17      21        92      Dennis Setzer                K-Automotive Motorsports Dodge                           119      112                         60.9         $23,475        Accident

18      22        09      Patrick Sheltra               RAB Racing Ford                                                      119      114              5         68.4         $26,843        Accident

19        5        70      Shelby Howard              ForeTravel Motorcoach Chevrolet                          119      106                         81.4         $26,943        Running

20      41        23      Robert Richardson Jr.  R3 Motorsports Chevrolet                                        119      108              5         43.0         $27,743        Running

21      20        43      Scott Lagasse Jr.           Autism Awareness / O'Reilly Auto Parts Ford         119      100                         42.4         $26,418        Running

22      40        24      Eric McClure                  Hefty Ford                                                                  119      102              5         41.4         $26,268        Running             

23      32        81      Michael McDowell         MOBILE-Shop Dodge                                               119        94                         47.7         $26,518        Running

24      18          0      Chrissy Wallace            JDavisMotorsports.com Chevrolet                         119        91                         44.8         $19,525        Running

25      16        75      Bobby Gerhart               Lucas Oil Chevrolet                                                  118        88                         49.8         $19,825        Accident

26        4          7      Steve Arpin                    JR Motorsports Chevrolet                                        118        85                         73.4         $25,943        Accident

27      36        62      Brendan Gaughan        South Point Casino & Hotel Toyota                        118        87              5         61.1         $25,568        Accident

28      43        49      Mark Green                    Jay Robinson Inc. Chevrolet                                   118        79                         33.4         $18,975        Running

29        3          6      Ricky Stenhouse Jr. #   CitiFinancial Ford                                                     118        76                         58.1         $25,668        Running

30      28        89      Morgan Shepherd         DealTaker.com Chevrolet                                         118        73                         47.6         $18,925        Running

31        9        42      Parker Kligerman #        Smith Ironmworks Dodge                                        113        70                         78.7         $18,975        Accident

32      13        16      Colin Braun #                 Con-way Freight Ford                                              113        67                         72.0         $24,968        Accident

33      10        26      Brian Keselowski           Stubb's BBQ Dodge                                                   113        69              5         36.5         $24,928        Running

34      11        18      Kyle Busch                     Z-Line Designs Toyota                                             111        66              5         76.8         $19,425        Accident

35        2        60      Carl Edwards                 Fastenal Ford                                                            110        63              5         85.9         $18,940        Running

36      35        87      Joe Nemechek               Southern-Pride Chevrolet                                          74        55                         46.3         $24,798 Overheating

37      12          1      James Buescher #         Phoenix Racing Chevrolet                                         45        52                         47.4         $24,763        Accident

38      24        52      Donnie Neuenberger    I-Hop Chevrolet                                                           42        49                         27.8         $18,260        Engine

39      33        66      Steve Wallace                5-Hour Energy Toyota                                                23        46                         56.5         $24,693        Accident

40        6        10      Reed Sorenson             Braun Racing Toyota                                                  20        43                         59.0         $24,758        Accident

41        7        38      Jason Leffler                  Great Clips Toyota                                                      20        40                         90.7         $24,548        Accident

42      27        01      Mike Wallace                 Choctaw Casino - Resort Chevrolet                         20        37                         65.6         $24,513        Accident

43      29        15      Michael Annett               Pilot Travel Centers Toyota                                       20        34                         63.1         $24,443        Accident

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender

 

FAILED TO QUALIFY: (5) #56 Kevin Lepage, #05 Willie Allen, #04 Jeremy Clements, #61 Josh Wise, #73 Derrike Cope.

 

RACE COMMENTS: Before an estimated crowd of 71,500, Brad Keselowski won the Aaron's 312, his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. To start the race, the following car dropped to the rear for the reason indicated: No. 40 (engine change). The event was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 24.

 

TIME OF RACE: 2 Hrs, 01 Mins, 30 Secs.                                AVERAGE SPEED: 157.630 MPH                           MARGIN OF VICTORY: Caution

 

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD: Kevin Harvick, #33 (187.375 mph, 51.106 sec)

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD: #33, DEI/RCR

FEATHERLITE MOST IMPROVED DRIVER AWARD: Dennis Setzer, #92 (26 Places)

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE AWARD: Jason Keller, #35

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD: Brian Scott, #11  

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD: Brad Keselowski, #22

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Kevin Harvick, #33 (51 Laps)

 

CAUTION FLAGS: 5 cautions for 16 laps: 21-28 (#01, 09, 1, 6, 10, 15, 16, 21, 38, 49, 60, 62, 66 accident trivoal [43]); 48-50 (#60 spun turn 2 [49]); 115-118 (#7, 16, 18, 42, 43, 70, 89 accident frontstretch [09]); 120-120 (#11, 12, 21, 27, 28, 32, 62, 88, 92, 98 accident turn 4 [None]); 121-120 ( [None]).

 

LAP LEADERS: 33 lead changes among 14 drivers: Kevin Harvick 1-7; Carl Edwards 8; K. Harvick 9-11; C. Edwards 12; Jamie McMurray 13-24; Brian Keselowski 25; K. Harvick 26-28; Kyle Busch 29; K. Harvick 30; J. McMurray 31-34; K. Busch 35; J. McMurray 36-38; Brad Keselowski 39-40; Joey Logano 41-43; J. McMurray 44; Brad Keselowski 45-47; Brendan Gaughan 48; Eric McClure 49-50; Patrick Sheltra 51-53; Brian Scott 54; Brad Keselowski 55-57; K. Harvick 58; J. McMurray 59; K. Busch 60-69; Paul Menard 70-71; K. Busch 72-75; Brad Keselowski 76-77; P. Menard 78-80; K. Harvick 81-92; B. Gaughan 93; Robert Richardson Jr. 94; Scott Wimmer 95; K. Harvick 96-119; Brad Keselowski 120.


 

NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES TOP 10

                                            Points              Wins

1 – Brad Keselowski              1,324                    1

2 – Kevin Harvick                  1,264                    2

3 – Kyle Busch                      1,220                    3

4 – Justin Allgaier                  1,171                    1

5 – Carl Edwards                   1,111                    0

6 – Paul Menard                   1,085                    0

7 – Joey Logano                   1,078                    0

8 – Brian Scott                         876                    0

9 – Greg Biffle                          864                    0

10 – Scott Lagasse Jr.             854                    0

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Driver                                                        Points

Brian Scott                                                       83

James Buescher                                              76

Ricky Stenhouse Jr.                                         75

Colin Braun                                                      74

Parker Kligerman                                              25

 

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                           Car #          Points

Justin Allgaier                         12                    3

Brad Keselowski                     22                    2

Brendan Gaughan                 62                    1

Reed Sorenson                      32                    1

Jason Keller                           35                    1

 

FEATHERLITE MOST IMPROVED DRIVER

AWARD

                                           Car #          Points

Eric McClure                           24                    1

Trevor Bayne                         99                    1

Josh Wise                              61                    1

Kelly Bires                              88                    1

Ricky Stenhouse Jr.                 6                    1

Steve Wallace                        66                    1

Brendan Gaughan                 62                    1

Dennis Setzer                        92                    1

 

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD STANDINGS

                                                              Points

Joey Logano                                                  3

Brad Keselowski                                             2

Carl Edwards                                                  1

Kevin Harvick                                                 1

 

 

 

BILL FRANCE PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                          Points              Wins

Toyota                                     54                    3

Chevrolet                                 47                    3

Dodge                                      43                    2

Ford                                         32                    0

 

 

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD

                                           Car #              Points

DEI/RCR                                33                    119

JGR                                       20                    117

JGR                                       18                      97

Roush/Yates                          60                      90

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                           Car #              Points

Kyle Busch                             18                        3

Joey Logano                          20                        2

Kevin Harvick                         33                        2

Tony Stewart                            4                        1

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                                                  Points

Kyle Busch                                                         3

Kevin Harvick                                                     2

Tony Stewart                                                      1

Justin Allgaier                                                     1

Brad Keselowski                                                 1


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS that were posted the day of the race
OFFICIAL RESULTS WILL be posted sometime on Monday following the race, ABOVE
Source: NASCAR Statistics


NASCAR Race Number 8
Unofficial Race Results for the Aaron's 312 - Sunday, April 25, 2010
Talladega Superspeedway - Talladega, AL - 2.66 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 120 Laps - 319.2 Miles - Purse: $1,366,933

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Driver Rating Winnings Status Tms Laps
1 23 22 Brad Keselowski Discount Tire Dodge 120 190 5 116.4 $40,445 Running 5 11
2 15 20 Joey Logano GameStop Toyota 120 175 5 111.7 $41,850 Running 1 3
3 1 33 Kevin Harvick Rheem Chevy 120 175 10 127.1 $43,250 Running 7 51
4 30 35 Jason Keller TriStar Motorsports Chevy 120 160   73.7 $33,575 Running
5 31 83 John Borneman III Red Line Oil Dodge 120 155   78.0 $27,775 Running
6 14 21 Clint Bowyer Zaxby's Chevy 120 150   85.2 $24,050 Running
7 37 34 Tony Raines Long John Silver's Chevy 120 146   72.0 $29,318 Running
8 8 98 Paul Menard Tide / Menards Ford 120 147 5 104.1 $22,600 Running 2 5
9 25 32 Brian Vickers Dollar General Toyota 120 138   94.9 $21,575 Running
10 17 11 Brian Scott # AccuDoc Solutions Toyota 120 139 5 89.3 $29,768 Running 1 1
11 38 28 Kenny Wallace Anderson's Maple Syrup Chevy 120 130   57.1 $27,793 Running
12 34 27 Scott Wimmer Redman Moist Snuff Ford 120 132 5 83.0 $27,668 Running 1 1
13 39 99 Trevor Bayne Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 120 124   83.4 $27,893 Running
14 26 88 Jamie McMurray Hellmann's Chevy 119 126 5 109.2 $20,900 Accident 5 21
15 19 12 Justin Allgaier Verizon Wireless Dodge 119 118   82.7 $27,443 Accident
16 42 40 Jeff Green Bad Boy Buggies / Wildgame Innovation Chevy 119 115   66.0 $27,218 Accident
17 21 92 Dennis Setzer K-Automotive Motorsports Dodge 119 112   60.9 $23,475 Accident
18 22 09 Patrick Sheltra RAB Racing Ford 119 114 5 68.4 $26,843 Accident 1 3
19 5 70 Shelby Howard ForeTravel Motorcoach Chevy 119 106   81.4 $26,943 Running
20 41 23 Robert Richardson Jr. R3 Motorsports Chevy 119 108 5 43.0 $27,743 Running 1 1
21 20 43 Scott Lagasse Jr. Autism Awareness / O'Reilly Auto Parts Ford 119 100   42.4 $26,418 Running
22 40 24 Eric McClure Hefty Ford 119 102 5 41.4 $26,268 Running 1 2
23 32 81 Michael McDowell MOBILE-Shop Dodge 119 94   47.7 $26,518 Running
24 18 0 Chrissy Wallace JDavisMotorsports.com Chevy 119 91   44.8 $19,525 Running
25 16 75 Bobby Gerhart Lucas Oil Chevy 118 88   49.8 $19,825 Accident
26 4 7 Steve Arpin JR Motorsports Chevy 118 85   73.4 $25,943 Accident
27 36 62 Brendan Gaughan South Point Casino & Hotel Toyota 118 87 5 61.1 $25,568 Accident 2 2
28 43 49 Mark Green Jay Robinson Inc. Chevy 118 79   33.4 $18,975 Running
29 3 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. # CitiFinancial Ford 118 76   58.1 $25,668 Running
30 28 89 Morgan Shepherd DealTaker.com Chevy 118 73   47.6 $18,925 Running
31 9 42 Parker Kligerman # Smith Ironmworks Dodge 113 70   78.7 $18,975 Accident
32 13 16 Colin Braun # Con-way Freight Ford 113 67   72.0 $24,968 Accident
33 10 26 Brian Keselowski Stubb's BBQ Dodge 113 69 5 36.5 $24,928 Running 1 1
34 11 18 Kyle Busch Z-Line Designs Toyota 111 66 5 76.8 $19,425 Accident 4 16
35 2 60 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford 110 63 5 85.9 $18,940 Running 2 2
36 35 87 Joe Nemechek Southern-Pride Chevy 74 55   46.3 $24,798 Overheating
37 12 1 James Buescher # Phoenix Racing Chevy 45 52   47.4 $24,763 Accident
38 24 52 Donnie Neuenberger I-Hop Chevy 42 49   27.8 $18,260 Engine
39 33 66 Steve Wallace 5-Hour Energy Toyota 23 46   56.5 $24,693 Accident
40 6 10 Reed Sorenson Braun Racing Toyota 20 43   59.0 $24,758 Accident
41 7 38 Jason Leffler Great Clips Toyota 20 40   90.7 $24,548 Accident
42 27 01 Mike Wallace Choctaw Casino - Resort Chevy 20 37   65.6 $24,513 Accident
43 29 15 Michael Annett Pilot Travel Centers Toyota 20 34   63.1 $24,443 Accident

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 71,500, Brad Keselowski won the Aaron's 312, his seventh NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. To start the race, the following car dropped to the rear for the reason indicated: #40 (engine change). The event was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 24.

Failed to Qualify: (5) #56-Kevin Lepage, #05-Willie Allen, #04-Jeremy Clements, #61-Josh Wise, #73-Derrike Cope.

Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 01 Mins, 30 Secs.
Average Speed: 157.630 MPH
Margin of Victory: Caution

Caution Flags: 5 for 16 laps: Laps: 21-28 (#01, 09, 1, 6, 10, 15, 16, 21, 38, 49, 60, 62, 66 accident trivoal [43]); 48-50 (#60 spun turn 2 [49]); 115-118 (#7, 16, 18, 42, 43, 70, 89 accident frontstretch [09]); 120-120 (#11, 12, 21, 27, 28, 32, 62, 88, 92, 98 accident turn 4 [None]); 121-120 ( [None]).

Lead Changes: 33 among 14 drivers: K. Harvick 1-7; C. Edwards 8; K. Harvick 9-11; C. Edwards 12; J. McMurray 13-24; Brian Keselowski 25; K. Harvick 26-28; K. Busch 29; K. Harvick 30; J. McMurray 31-34; K. Busch 35; J. McMurray 36-38; Brad Keselowski 39-40; J. Logano 41-43; J. McMurray 44; Brad Keselowski 45-47; B. Gaughan 48; E. McClure 49-50; P. Sheltra 51-53; B. Scott # 54; Brad Keselowski 55-57; K. Harvick 58; J. McMurray 59; K. Busch 60-69; P. Menard 70-71; K. Busch 72-75; Brad Keselowski 76-77; P. Menard 78-80; K. Harvick 81-92; B. Gaughan 93; R. Richardson Jr. 94; S. Wimmer 95; K. Harvick 96-119; Brad Keselowski 120;

Coors Light Pole Award : Kevin Harvick, #33 187.375 mph
Featherlite Most Improved Driver : Dennis Setzer, #92 26 Places
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race : Kevin Harvick, #33
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race : Jason Keller, #35
Raybestos Rookie of the Race : Brian Scott, #11
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Brad Keselowski, #22
WIX Filters Lap Leader : Kevin Harvick, #33 51 Laps

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