O'REILLY AUTO PARTS 300 - TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Nationwide Series Race #6 of 34 for the 2011 season


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NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES OFFICIAL RACE REPORT No. 6
15TH ANNUAL O'REILLY AUTO PARTS "300"
TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Fort Worth, TX - April 8, 2011
1.5-Mile Oval
200 Laps - 300 Miles Purse: $1,272,384


Fin

Str

Car

Series

Bonus

Driver

Leader

Pos

Pos

No

Driver

Team

Laps

Points

Points

Rating

Winnings

Status

tms

Laps

1

1

60

Carl Edwards

Fastenal Ford

200

0

0

150

$70,175

Running

4

169

2

2

22

Brad Keselowski

Discount Tire Dodge

200

0

0

124.9

46,525

Running

1

16

3

5

33

Paul Menard

Menards/Rheem Chevy

200

0

0

114.6

38,975

Running

4

7

20

Joey Logano

GameStop/NASCAR 2011 The Game Toyota

200

0

0

110.8

32,300

Running

5

3

2

Elliott Sadler

OneMain Financial Chevy

200

39

0

101.8

36,218

Running

6

11

31

Justin Allgaier

Brandt Chevy

200

38

0

104.3

30,293

Running

7

12

32

Reed Sorenson

Dollar General Chevy

200

37

0

95.1

28,243

Running

8

4

6

Ricky Stenhouse Jr

Easy Feet Ford

200

37

1

110.1

27,268

Running

1

5

9

14

99

David Reutimann

Pastrana Waltrip Racing Toyota

200

0

0

96.7

20,110

Running

10

13

11

Brian Scott

Shore Lodge Toyota

200

35

1

90.9

27,043

Running

1

2

11

9

38

Kasey Kahne

Great Clips Chevy

200

0

0

100.3

19,450

Running

12

10

88

Aric Almirola

Hellmann's Chevy

200

32

0

88.2

25,468

Running

13

6

16

Trevor Bayne

RickyvsTrevor.com Ford

200

31

0

85.2

25,668

Running

14

17

7

Josh Wise

TaxSlayer.com Chevy

200

30

0

82.7

24,858

Running

15

15

30

Jason Leffler

Wolf Pack Rentals Chevy

199

29

0

78.6

25,173

Running

16

16

12

Sam Hornish Jr

Alliance Dodge

199

28

0

81.8

18,070

Running

17

24

66

Steve Wallace

5-hour Energy Toyota

199

27

0

74.1

24,028

Running

18

18

62

Michael Annett

Northland Motor Oils Toyota

199

27

1

75.1

23,643

Running

1

8

19

36

19

Mike Bliss

Cattlemen's Chevy

198

25

0

70.2

25,008

Running

20

22

09

Kenny Wallace

American Ethanol Toyota

198

24

0

63.5

24,623

Running

21

30

51

Jeremy Clements

racedaysponsor.com Chevy

198

23

0

68.4

24,038

Running

22

29

01

Mike Wallace

G&K Services Chevy

197

22

0

55.7

23,178

Running

23

19

05

David Starr

Texas Farm & Ranches/31-W Chevy

197

0

0

61.4

16,950

Running

24

23

87

Joe Nemechek

NEMCO Motorsports Toyota

196

20

0

65.3

25,308

Running

25

20

81

Blake Koch #

daystar.com Dodge

195

19

0

59.6

24,398

Running

26

43

23

Robert Richardson

Wildlife Conservation Society Dodge

193

18

0

42.4

22,663

Running

27

34

39

Danny O'Quinn Jr

Heil Trailers Ford

192

17

0

50.6

22,953

Running

28

38

15

Timmy Hill #

Rick Ware Racing Ford

192

16

0

43

22,433

Running

29

37

41

Jennifer Jo Cobb #

Lilly Trucking Ford

184

15

0

37.8

15,790

Running

30

27

70

Shelby Howard

Race Fuel Energy Drink Chevy

176

14

0

46.1

22,448

Suspension

31

41

14

Eric McClure

Hefty BlackOut/Reynolds Chevy

147

13

0

44.4

22,038

Running

32

40

28

Derrike Cope

Pouch Tech Chevy

140

12

0

41.5

21,928

Engine

33

25

40

Scott Wimmer

Key Motorsports Chevy

121

11

0

61.5

21,818

Engine

34

8

18

Kyle Busch

Z-Line Designs Toyota

88

0

0

97.5

15,240

Accident

35

39

52

Tim Schendel

TexasCountrytv.com/Fire and Ice Chevy

78

9

0

38.6

15,130

Accident

36

21

79

Tim Andrews

Great Wolf Lodge Ford

27

8

0

49.2

15,020

Brakes

37

42

89

Morgan Shepherd

Racing with Jesus/Imperial Bedding Chevy

23

7

0

36.6

21,368

Engine

38

31

49

Dennis Setzer

Jay Robinson Racing Chevy

13

6

0

34.5

14,865

Vibration

39

35

24

Kevin Lepage

Team Rensi Motorsports Ford

6

5

0

36

14,790

Power Steering

40

28

74

J.J. Yeley

Riverwalk Cafe Chevy

5

0

0

36.2

14,755

Rear Gear

41

33

68

Matt Carter

Fleur-De-Lis Motorsports Chevy

4

3

0

32.4

14,720

Vibration

42

26

75

Carl Long

Rick Ware Racing Ford

3

2

0

31.9

14,660

Handling

43

32

44

Jeff Green

TriStar Motorsports Chevy

2

1

0

30.3

14,609

Vibration


# Sunoco Rookie of the Year Contender. Bonus Points: includes winner, lap leader & most laps led points

Failed to qualify: (1) #55 Brett Rowe
Race Comments: Before a crowd estimated at 77,200, Carl Edwards won the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300, his 30th NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Prior to the green flag the following cars dropped to the rear (reason): #52, 74 (missed drivers meeting)

TIME OF RACE:2 hours, 1 minutes, 43 seconds
AVERAGE SPEED:147.884 mph
MARGIN OF VICTORY:0.482 second(s)

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD:  Carl Edwards (178.938 mph. 30.178 secs.)
FEATHERLITE MOST IMPROVED DRIVER:  Joe Nemechek (15 Places)
MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE:  George Gable (#60)
MOBIL 1 OIL DRIVER OF THE RACE:  Elliott Sadler
SUNOCO ROOKIE OF THE RACE:  Blake Koch

Caution Flags: 3 cautions for 15 laps. [Beneficiary in Brackets] 69-73 (Car #23 Spin Turn 2 [88]); 89-93 (Car #18,52 Accident Turn 2 [30]); 124-128 (Fluid On Track [62]).
Lap Leaders:  7 lead changes among 5 drivers. Edwards 1-22, Stenhouse Jr 23-27, Edwards 28-93, Keselowski 94-109, Edwards 110-179, Scott 180-181, Annett 182-189, Edwards 190-200.


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 6
Unofficial Race Results for the 15th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 - Friday, April 8, 2011
Texas Motor Speedway - Fort Worth, TX - 1.5 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 200 Laps - 300 Miles - Purse: $1,272,384

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Driver Rating Winnings Status Tms Laps
1 1 60 Carl Edwards(i) Fastenal Ford 200 0   150.0 $70,175 Running 4 169
2 2 22 Brad Keselowski(i) Discount Tire Dodge 200 0   124.9 $46,525 Running 1 16
3 5 33 Paul Menard(i) Menards/Rheem Chevy 200 0   114.6 $38,975 Running
4 7 20 Joey Logano(i) GameStop/NASCAR 2011 The Game Toyota 200 0   110.8 $32,300 Running
5 3 2 Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial Chevy 200 39   101.8 $36,218 Running
6 11 31 Justin Allgaier Brandt Chevy 200 38   104.3 $30,293 Running
7 12 32 Reed Sorenson Dollar General Chevy 200 37   95.1 $28,243 Running
8 4 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Easy Feet Ford 200 37 1 110.1 $27,268 Running 1 5
9 14 99 David Reutimann(i) Pastrana Waltrip Racing Toyota 200 0   96.7 $20,110 Running
10 13 11 Brian Scott Shore Lodge Toyota 200 35 1 90.9 $27,043 Running 1 2
11 9 38 Kasey Kahne(i) Great Clips Chevy 200 0   100.3 $19,450 Running
12 10 88 Aric Almirola Hellmann's Chevy 200 32   88.2 $25,468 Running
13 6 16 Trevor Bayne RickyvsTrevor.com Ford 200 31   85.2 $25,668 Running
14 17 7 Josh Wise TaxSlayer.com Chevy 200 30   82.7 $24,858 Running
15 15 30 Jason Leffler Wolf Pack Rentals Chevy 199 29   78.6 $25,173 Running
16 16 12 Sam Hornish Jr. Alliance Dodge 199 28   81.8 $18,070 Running
17 24 66 Steve Wallace 5-hour Energy Toyota 199 27   74.1 $24,028 Running
18 18 62 Michael Annett Northland Motor Oils Toyota 199 27 1 75.1 $23,643 Running 1 8
19 36 19 Mike Bliss Cattlemen's Chevy 198 25   70.2 $25,008 Running
20 22 09 Kenny Wallace American Ethanol Toyota 198 24   63.5 $24,623 Running
21 30 51 Jeremy Clements racedaysponsor.com Chevy 198 23   68.4 $24,038 Running
22 29 01 Mike Wallace G&K Services Chevy 197 22   55.7 $23,178 Running
23 19 05 David Starr Texas Farm and Ranches/31-W Insulation Chevy 197 0   61.4 $16,950 Running
24 23 87 Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports Toyota 196 20   65.3 $25,308 Running
25 20 81 Blake Koch # daystar.com Dodge 195 19   59.6 $24,398 Running
26 43 23 Robert Richardson Jr. Wildlife Conservation Society Dodge 193 18   42.4 $22,663 Running
27 34 39 Danny O'Quinn Jr. Heil Trailers Ford 192 17   50.6 $22,953 Running
28 38 15 Timmy Hill # Rick Ware Racing Ford 192 16   43.0 $22,433 Running
29 37 41 Jennifer Jo Cobb # Lilly Trucking Ford 184 15   37.8 $15,790 Running
30 27 70 Shelby Howard Race Fuel Energy Drink Chevy 176 14   46.1 $22,448 Suspension
31 41 14 Eric McClure Hefty BlackOut/Reynolds Chevy 147 13   44.4 $22,038 Running
32 40 28 Derrike Cope Pouch Tech Chevy 140 12   41.5 $21,928 Engine
33 25 40 Scott Wimmer Key Motorsports Chevy 121 11   61.5 $21,818 Engine
34 8 18 Kyle Busch(i) Z-Line Designs Toyota 88 0   97.5 $15,240 Accident
35 39 52 Tim Schendel TexasCountrytv.com/Fire and Ice Chevy 78 9   38.6 $15,130 Accident
36 21 79 Tim Andrews Great Wolf Lodge Ford 27 8   49.2 $15,020 Brakes
37 42 89 Morgan Shepherd Racing with Jesus/Imperial Bedding Chevy 23 7   36.6 $21,368 Engine
38 31 49 Dennis Setzer Jay Robinson Racing Chevy 13 6   34.5 $14,865 Vibration
39 35 24 Kevin Lepage Team Rensi Motorsports Ford 6 5   36.0 $14,790 Power
40 28 74 JJ Yeley(i) Riverwalk Cafe Chevy 5 0   36.2 $14,755 Rear Gear
41 33 68 Matt Carter Fleur-De-Lis Motorsports Chevy 4 3   32.4 $14,720 Vibration
42 26 75 Carl Long Rick Ware Racing Ford 3 2   31.9 $14,660 Handling
43 32 44 Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports Chevy 2 1   30.3 $14,609 Vibration

Race Comments: Before a crowd estimated at 77,200, Carl Edwards won the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300, his 30th NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Prior to the green flag the following cars dropped to the rear (reason): #52, 74 (missed drivers meeting)

Failed to Qualify: (1) #55-Brett Rowe.

Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 01 Mins, 43 Secs.
Average Speed:B> 147.884 MPH
Margin of Victory: 0.482 Seconds

Caution Flags: 3 for 15 laps: Laps: 69-73 (#23 spin Turn 2 [88]); 89-93 (#18,52 accident Turn 2 [30]); 124-128 (Fluid on track [62]).

Lead Changes: 7 among 5 drivers: C. Edwards(i) 1-22; R. Stenhouse Jr. 23-27; C. Edwards(i) 28-93; B. Keselowski(i) 94-109; C. Edwards(i) 110-179; B. Scott 180-181; M. Annett 182-189; C. Edwards(i) 190-200.

Coors Light Pole Award : Carl Edwards, #60 178.938 mph
Featherlite Most Improved Driver : Joe Nemechek, #87 15 Places
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race : George Gable, #60
Mobil 1 Driver of the Race : Elliott Sadler, #2
Sunoco Rookie of the Race : Blake Koch, #81

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