ZIPPO 200 - WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL

Nationwide Series Race #23 of 34 for the 2011 season


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Race Results

NASCAR NATIONWIDE SERIES OFFICIAL RACE REPORT No. 23
17TH ANNUAL ZIPPO "200" AT THE GLEN
WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL

Watkins Glen, NY - August 13, 2011
2.45-Mile Road Course
82 Laps - 200.9 Miles Purse: $910,170


Fin

Str

Car

Series

Bonus

Driver

Leader

Pos

Pos

No

Driver

Team

Laps

Points

Points

Rating

Winnings

Status

Times

Laps

1

1

22

Kurt Busch

Ruby Tuesday/Discount Tire Dodge

85

0

0

142.9

$35,150

Running

4

37

2

6

7

Jimmie Johnson

Jimmie Johnson's Anything With An Engine Chev

85

0

0

111.8

31,475

Running

3

8

20

Joey Logano

GameStop Toyota

85

0

0

109.0

21,875

Running

4

2

18

Kyle Busch

Z-Line Designs Toyota

85

0

0

134.4

17,425

Running

3

48

5

3

60

Carl Edwards

Fastenal Ford

85

0

0

121.0

18,000

Running

6

7

33

Paul Menard

Rheem/Menards Chevy

85

0

0

107.0

13,350

Running

7

5

5

Ron Fellows

Canadian Tire Chevy

85

37

0

111.3

12,600

Running

8

17

88

Aric Almirola

Ragu Chevy

85

36

0

92.9

18,693

Running

9

11

16

Trevor Bayne

RickyvsTrevor.com Ford

85

35

0

99.1

18,893

Running

10

4

2

Elliott Sadler

OneMain Financial Chevy

85

34

0

98.1

21,543

Running

11

19

87

Joe Nemechek

NEMCO Motorsports Toyota

85

33

0

87.5

19,643

Running

12

13

31

Justin Allgaier

Florida Gulf Safe Chevy

84

32

0

84.4

20,268

Running

13

15

32

Reed Sorenson

Dollar General Chevy

84

31

0

83.5

18,218

Running

14

16

11

Brian Scott

Shore Lodge Toyota

84

30

0

82.1

17,668

Running

15

12

6

Ricky Stenhouse Jr

RickyvsTrevor.com Ford

84

29

0

78.7

18,918

Running

16

14

66

Steve Wallace

5-hour Energy Toyota

84

28

0

79.8

17,543

Running

17

10

30

James Buescher

AccuDoc Solutions Chevy

84

0

0

86.1

17,493

Running

18

9

38

Jason Leffler

Great Clips Chevy

84

26

0

84.9

17,418

Running

19

27

62

Michael Annett

Pilot/Flying J Toyota

83

25

0

65.0

17,343

Running

20

26

01

Mike Wallace

JD Motorsports Chevy

83

24

0

64.8

18,768

Running

21

22

21

Tim George Jr

Applebee's/Potomac Family Dining Group Chev

83

23

0

59.2

10,775

Running

22

23

19

Mike Bliss

TriStar Motorsports Chevy

83

22

0

66.6

17,193

Running

23

25

23

Alex Kennedy

Primalyn Ent/Dream Factory Chevy

82

21

0

52.6

17,518

Running

24

31

51

Jeremy Clements

Clements Racing Engines Chevy

82

20

0

51.5

17,018

Running

25

24

39

Casey Roderick

ACU/Randy Hill Racing Ford

82

19

0

64.0

17,568

Running

26

33

97

Kyle Kelley

Jamison Chevy

81

18

0

50.5

10,430

Running

27

34

75

Tomy Drissi

Alvin & the Chipmunks-Chipwrecked Ford

79

0

0

42.7

10,375

Running

28

39

40

Josh Wise

Key Motorsports Chevy

78

16

0

36.5

16,773

Running

29

37

81

Blake Koch #

Daystar.com Dodge

77

15

0

46.6

18,138

Running

30

42

28

Derrike Cope

MAXelence.com Chevy

69

14

0

36.5

17,003

Transmission

31

32

15

Timmy Hill #

Rick Ware Racing Ford

66

13

0

47.4

16,643

Running

32

18

09

Kenny Wallace

Toyota Toyota

64

12

0

61.2

16,583

Overheating

33

41

70

Dennis Setzer

ML Motorsports Dodge

63

11

0

33.4

16,548

Brakes

34

40

89

Morgan Shepherd

Victory in Jesus Racing Chevy

56

10

0

36.1

16,488

Oil Pump

35

35

14

Eric McClure

Hefty BlackOut/Reynolds Chevy

53

9

0

40.2

16,453

Accident

36

28

64

Jason Bowles

Aspen Dental Toyota

52

8

0

54.9

9,950

Transmission

37

20

53

Andrew Ranger

Bollegraaf/Lobo USA Dodge

42

7

0

63.6

9,900

Suspension

38

21

67

J.R. Fitzpatrick

Go Canada Racing Ford

34

6

0

58.9

9,855

Transmission

39

38

52

Dan Clarke

couponchad.com Chevy

21

5

0

39.3

9,820

Engine

40

36

49

Mark Green

Jay Robinson Racing Chevy

6

4

0

34.6

9,695

Brakes

41

30

82

J.J. Yeley

Crusader Staffing Dodge

4

0

0

32.7

9,655

Brakes

42

29

13

T.J. Bell

DrivenMale.com Dodge

4

0

0

31.4

9,615

Brakes

43

43

44

Jeff Green

TriStar Motorsports Chevy

1

1

0

30.3

9,534

Brakes


(i) = Ineligible for driver points in this series

Failed to qualify: (5) #46 Chase Miller; #47 Brian Keselowski; #41 Tomy Drissi; #50 Brian Simo; #42 Tim Andrews
Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 40,000, Kurt Busch won the Zippo 200 at The Glen, his third NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Prior to the green flag the following cars dropped to the rear for the reasons indicated: #13, #82 (missing drivers meeting); #64, #89 (adjustments during impound); #75 (driver change).
TIME OF RACE:1 hours, 57 minutes, 14 seconds       AVERAGE SPEED:106.582 mph      MARGIN OF VICTORY:0.974 second(s)
COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD:  Kurt Busch (123.241 mph. 71.567 secs.)
FEATHERLITE MOST IMPROVED DRIVER:  Justin Allgaier (17 Places)
MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE:  Penske Engines (#22)
MOBIL 1 OIL DRIVER OF THE RACE:  Elliott Sadler
SUNOCO ROOKIE OF THE RACE:  Blake Koch


Caution Flags: 2 cautions for 5 laps. [Beneficiary in Brackets] 27-28 (Car #14 Stopped On The Track [67]); 81-83 (Car #14, 39 Accident Turn 5 [87]).
Lap Leaders:  6 lead changes among 2 drivers. Ku. Busch 1-8, Ky. Busch 9, Ku. Busch 10-24, Ky. Busch 25-49, Ku. Busch 50-55, Ky. Busch 56-77, Ku. Busch 78-85.


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 Nationwide Series Race Number 23
Unofficial Race Results for the 17Th Annual Zippo 200 At The Glen
Saturday, August 13, 2011
Watkins Glen International - Watkins Glen, NY - 2.45 Mile Road
Total Race Length - 85 Laps - 208.25 Miles - Purse: $910,170

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Driver Rating Winnings Status Tms Laps
1 1 22 Kurt Busch(i) Ruby Tuesday/Discount Tire Dodge 85 0   142.9 $35,150 Running 4 37
2 6 7 Jimmie Johnson(i) Jimmie Johnson's Anything with an engine Chevy 85 0   111.8 $31,475 Running    
3 8 20 Joey Logano(i) GameStop Toyota 85 0   109.0 $21,875 Running    
4 2 18 Kyle Busch(i) Z-Line Designs Toyota 85 0   134.4 $17,425 Running 3 48
5 3 60 Carl Edwards(i) Fastenal Ford 85 0   121.0 $18,000 Running    
6 7 33 Paul Menard(i) Rheem/Menards Chevy 85 0   107.0 $13,350 Running    
7 5 5 Ron Fellows Canadian Tire Chevy 85 37   111.3 $12,600 Running    
8 17 88 Aric Almirola Ragu Chevy 85 36   92.9 $18,693 Running    
9 11 16 Trevor Bayne RickyvsTrevor.com Ford 85 35   99.1 $18,893 Running    
10 4 2 Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial Chevy 85 34   98.1 $21,543 Running    
11 19 87 Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports Toyota 85 33   87.5 $19,643 Running    
12 13 31 Justin Allgaier Florida Gulf Safe Chevy 84 32   84.4 $20,268 Running    
13 15 32 Reed Sorenson Dollar General Chevy 84 31   83.5 $18,218 Running    
14 16 11 Brian Scott Shore Lodge Toyota 84 30   82.1 $17,668 Running    
15 12 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. RickyvsTrevor.com Ford 84 29   78.7 $18,918 Running    
16 14 66 Steve Wallace 5-hour Energy Toyota 84 28   79.8 $17,543 Running    
17 10 30 James Buescher(i) AccuDoc Solutions Chevy 84 0   86.1 $17,493 Running    
18 9 38 Jason Leffler Great Clips Chevy 84 26   84.9 $17,418 Running    
19 27 62 Michael Annett Pilot/Flying J Toyota 83 25   65.0 $17,343 Running    
20 26 01 Mike Wallace JD Motorsports Chevy 83 24   64.8 $18,768 Running    
21 22 21 Tim George Jr. Applebee's/Potomac Family Dining Group Chevy 83 23   59.2 $10,775 Running    
22 23 19 Mike Bliss TriStar Motorsports Chevy 83 22   66.6 $17,193 Running    
23 25 23 Alex Kennedy Primalyn Ent/Dream Factory Chevy 82 21   52.6 $17,518 Running    
24 31 51 Jeremy Clements Clements Racing Engines Chevy 82 20   51.5 $17,018 Running    
25 24 39 Casey Roderick ACU/Randy Hill Racing Ford 82 19   64.0 $17,568 Running    
26 33 97 Kyle Kelley Jamison Chevy 81 18   50.5 $10,430 Running    
27 34 75 Tomy Drissi(i) Alvin & the Chipmunks-Chipwrecked Ford 79 0   42.7 $10,375 Running    
28 39 40 Josh Wise Key Motorsports Chevy 78 16   36.5 $10,305 Running    
29 37 81 Blake Koch # Daystar.com Dodge 77 15   46.6 $18,138 Running    
30 42 28 Derrike Cope MAXelence.com Chevy 69 14   36.5 $17,003 Transmission    
31 32 15 Timmy Hill # Rick Ware Racing Ford 66 13   47.4 $16,643 Running    
32 18 09 Kenny Wallace Toyota Toyota 64 12   61.2 $16,583 Overheating    
33 41 70 Dennis Setzer ML Motorsports Dodge 63 11   33.4 $16,548 Brakes    
34 40 89 Morgan Shepherd Victory in Jesus Racing Chevy 56 10   36.1 $16,488 Oil Pump    
35 35 14 Eric McClure Hefty BlackOut/Reynolds Chevy 53 9   40.2 $16,453 Accident    
36 28 64 Jason Bowles Aspen Dental Toyota 52 8   54.9 $9,950 Transmission    
37 20 53 Andrew Ranger Bollegraaf/Lobo USA Dodge 42 7   63.6 $9,900 Suspension    
38 21 67 J R Fitzpatrick Go Canada Racing Ford 34 6   58.9 $9,855 Transmission    
39 38 52 Dan Clarke couponchad.com Chevy 21 5   39.3 $16,288 Engine    
40 36 49 Mark Green Jay Robinson Racing Chevy 6 4   34.6 $9,695 Brakes    
41 30 82 JJ Yeley(i) Crusader Staffing Dodge 4 PE   32.7 $9,655 Brakes    
42 29 13 TJ Bell(i) DrivenMale.com Dodge 4 0   31.4 $9,615 Brakes    
43 43 44 Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports Chevy 1 1   30.3 $9,534 Brakes    

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 40,000, Kurt Busch won the Zippo 200 at The Glen, his third NASCAR Nationwide Series victory. Prior to the green flag the following cars dropped to the rear for the reasons indicated: #13, #82 (missing drivers meeting); #64, #89 (adjustments during impound); #75 (driver change).

Failed to Qualify:(5) #46, #47, #41, #50, #42.

Time of Race: 01 Hrs, 57 Mins, 14 Secs.
Average Speed: 106.582 MPH
Margin of Victory: 0.974 Seconds

Caution Flags: 2 for 5 laps: Laps: 27-28 (#14 Stopped On The Track [67]); 81-83 (#14, 39 Accident Turn 5 [87]).

Lead Changes: 6 among 2 drivers: Kurt Busch(i) 1-8; Kyle Busch(i) 9; Kurt Busch(i) 10-24; Kyle Busch(i) 25-49; Kurt Busch(i) 50-55; Kyle Busch(i) 56-77; Kurt Busch(i) 78-85.

Coors Light Pole Award : Kurt Busch, #22 123.241 mph
Featherlite Most Improved Driver : Justin Allgaier, #31 17 Places
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race : Penske Engines, #22
Mobil 1 Driver of the Race : Elliott Sadler, #2
Sunoco Rookie of the Race : Blake Koch, #81

(i) Ineligible for driver points in this series


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