Kansas Speedway
October 1, 2006

Official Results from
NASCAR Statistical Services


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES RACE No. 29

BANQUET 400

KANSAS SPEEDWAY

 

Kansas City, Kan.Oct. 1, 2006

1.5-Mile Oval

400 M – 267 L – Purse: $5,934,007

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonus          Money

Fin       St      Car#            Driver                         Team                                                             Laps                    Pts         Pts                Won          Status

 1         21          20            Tony Stewart              The Home Depot Chevrolet                               267                    185           *      5         $346,361      Running

 2         33          42            Casey Mears               Texaco/Havoline Dodge                                    267                    170                               240,033      Running

 3         19            6            Mark Martin                  AAA Ford                                                          267                    165                               181,525      Running

 4         32          88            Dale Jarrett                  UPS Ford                                                           267                    160                               172,175      Running

 5         10          31            Jeff Burton                  Cingular Wireless Chevrolet                              267                    160           *      5           155,595      Running

 6         27          99            Carl Edwards              Office Depot Ford                                             267                    155           *      5           124,350      Running

 7         13            5            Kyle Busch                  Kellogg’s Chevrolet                                           267                    151           *      5           128,625      Running

 8           4          25            Brian Vickers              Garnier/GMAC Chevrolet                                  267                    142                               110,525      Running

 9           6          07    #      Clint Bowyer               Jack Daniel’s Chevrolet                                     267                    143           *      5           109,425      Running

10        12            8            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       Budweiser Chevrolet                                        267                    139           *      5           135,741      Running

11        23            1    #      Martin Truex Jr.           Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Chevrolet                  267                    130                               123,358      Running

12        29          16            Greg Biffle                   National Guard/Subway Ford                           267                    132           *      5           112,400      Running

13        36          21            Ken Schrader              Motorcraft/USAF Ford                                       267                    124                               120,564      Running

14          3          48            Jimmie Johnson           Lowe’s Chevrolet                                              267                    131         **    10           141,486      Running

15        14          29            Kevin Harvick              Reese’s Chevrolet                                             266                    118                               129,011      Running

16        39          37            Bill Elliott                       Melling Auto Parts Dodge                                  266                    115                                 86,525      Running

17        16          43            Bobby Labonte            Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge                         266                    112                               126,561      Running

18        25          11    #      Denny Hamlin              FedEx Freight Chevrolet                                    266                    109                                 88,925      Running

19        37          32            Travis Kvapil               Tide/Downy Chevrolet                                      266                    111           *      5           104,383      Running

20        28          14            Sterling Marlin              Ginn Clubs & Resorts Chevrolet                       266                    108           *      5           103,983      Running

21        17          22            Dave Blaney                Caterpillar Dodge                                               266                    100                                 98,983      Running

22        20          38            David Gilliland              M&M’s Ford                                                       266                      97                               114,033      Running

23          8          17            Matt Kenseth               DEWALT Ford                                                   266                      94                               129,516      Running

24        15          12            Ryan Newman            Alltel Dodge                                                       266                      96           *      5           127,108      Running

25          7            2            Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                265                      88                               122,133      Running

26        40          40    #      David Stremme            Lonestar Steakhouse Dodge                            265                      85                               101,547      Running

27        18          01            Joe Nemechek             U.S. Army Chevrolet                                         265                      82                               109,245      Running

28        38          96            Tony Raines                DLP® HDTV Chevrolet                                      265                      79                                 82,300      Running

29        24          45            Kyle Petty                    Wells Fargo Dodge                                            265                      76                                 89,600      Running

30        31          66            Jeff Green                   Haas Automation/Best Buy Chevrolet               264                      73                                 87,350      Running

31        43          78            Kenny Wallace            Furniture Row Chevrolet                                   264                      70                                 78,650      Running

32        22          06            Todd Kluever               3M Ford                                                             264                      67                                 78,450      Running

33          1            9            Kasey Kahne              Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              264                      69           *      5           132,414      Running

34          2          10            Scott Riggs                  Valvoline/Stanley Tools Dodge                         263                      66           *      5             78,050      Running

35        35          55            Michael Waltrip            NAPA Dodge                                                     263                      58                                 77,850      Running

36        42            7            Robby Gordon             Harrah’s Chevrolet                                            263                      55                                 77,650      Running

37        34          61            Chad Chaffin               Oak Gloves/Sheraton Suites Dodge                 261                      52                                 77,425      Running

38        30          44            Terry Labonte             GMAC Chevrolet                                               253                      49                                 77,225 Suspension

39        11          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont Chevrolet                                              238                      46                               125,361      Fuel Pump

40          9          19            Elliott Sadler                 Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              228                      43                               106,816      Running

41          5          18    #      J.J. Yeley                    Interstate Batteries Chevrolet                           194                      40                               111,175      Accident

42        41          26            Jamie McMurray          IRWIN Industrial Tools Ford                               128                      37                               123,250      Accident

43        26          41    #      Reed Sorenson           Target Dodge                                                      18                      34                                 84,566      Accident

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender.   ** Includes race leader/most laps led bonus. * Includes race leader bonus.

Failed to qualify: (4) Scott Wimmer #4; Kevin Lepage #49; Chad Blount #34; Carl Long #46.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 125,000, Tony Stewart won the Banquet 400, posting his 27th NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series victory.

 

TIME OF RACE:  3 hours, 17 minutes, 22 seconds                                        AVERAGE SPEED:  121.753 mph                           MARGIN OF VICTORY:  12.422-seconds

BUDWEISER POLE AWARD:  Kasey Kahne (178.377 mph, 30.273 secs.)

BANK OF AMERICA CARD SERVICES MID-RACE LEADER AWARD: Kyle Busch (No winner of bonus for winning the race; rolls over to $25,000 at Talladega.++)

CHECKERS/RALLY’S DOUBLE DRIVE-THRU CHALLENGE AWARD: Tony Stewart (231.563 seconds)

COMMIT LOZENGES ‘COMMIT TO WIN’ AWARD:  Kasey Kahne

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD: Scott Miller (crew chief for Jeff Burton)

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Tony Stewart

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP AWARD:  Kasey Kahne (168.418 mph, Lap 2)

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE AWARD:  Jeff Burton

NASCAR NEXTEL CUP LEADER BONUS:  No winner; rolls over to $20,000 at Talladega Superspeedway.++

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Clint Bowyer

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD:  Tony Stewart

U.S.G. IMPROVING THE FINISH AWARD:  Casey Mears (31 places)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Jimmie Johnson (105 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 11 cautions for 45 laps. 11-13 (Car #7-Accident, Turn 4); 16-18 (Car #12-Spin, Turn 4); 21-24 (Car #41-Accident, Turn 4); 59-63 (Debris); 69-72 (Car #38-Spin, Turn 4); 131-136 (Car #26-Accident, Turn 2); 146-149 (Car #19-Accident, Frontstretch); 154-157 (Car #11-Accident, Turn 4); 173-176 (Car #07-Accident, Turn 2); 182-185 (Car #12-Spin, Turn 2); 196-199 (Car #18 & 40-Accident, Turn 2).

LAP LEADERS: 20 lead changes among 13 drivers. Kasey Kahne 1-11, Ryan Newman 12-13, Jimmie Johnson 14-28, Scott Riggs 29-34, Clint Bowyer 35-60, Travis Kvapil 61, Dale Earnhardt Jr. 62-79, Kyle Busch 80-124, Johnson 125-126, Newman 127, Kyle Busch 128-146, Sterling Marlin 147, Bowyer 148-157, Jeff Burton 158, Bowyer 159-165, Johnson 166-173, Carl Edwards 174-180, Johnson 181-200, Greg Biffle 201-202, Johnson 203-262, Tony Stewart 263-267.

++Rollover money awarded at year’s end; amount not included in race winnings.

 


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES TOP 10 (Wins)

 1 –Jeff Burton                           5511          (1)

 2 –Denny Hamlin                      5442          (2)

 3 –Mark Martin                          5441          (0)

 4 –Matt Kenseth                       5427          (4)

 5 –Kevin Harvick                       5415          (4)

 6 –Jeff Gordon                          5391          (2)

 7 –Dale Earnhardt Jr.                5388          (1)

 8 –Jimmie Johnson                  5346          (4)

 9 –Kyle Busch                           5278          (1)

10–Kasey Kahne                       5238          (5)

 

CHECKERS/RALLY’S DOUBLE DRIVE-THRU CHALLENGE AWARD                                 Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson                (#48)        4

Kyle Busch                         (#  5)        4

Tony Stewart                     (#20)        4

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                          Car #     Pts.

Greg Zipadelli                   (#20)        4

Mike Ford                           (#11)        4

Todd Berrier                      (#29)        4

 

MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                      Pts        Wins

Chevrolet                       222        18

Ford                               165          5

Dodge                            164          6


WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                          Car #     Pts.

Greg Biffle                         (#16)        5

Tony Stewart                     (#20)        5

Matt Kenseth                     (#17)        4

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Denny Hamlin                                 264

Clint Bowyer                                    219

Reed Sorenson                               191

Martin Truex Jr.                               180

J.J. Yeley                                        177

David Stremme                               146

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Dale Earnhardt Jr.          (#  8)          8

Kevin Harvick                 (#29)          8

Jeff Burton                     (#31)          7

 

USG ‘IMPROVING THE FINISH’ AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Clint Bowyer                  (#07)          4

Casey Mears                  (#42)          4

Tony Stewart                 (#20)          4

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                      Car #          Pts.

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)            5

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)            4

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)            4


BANK OF AMERICA CARD SERVICES MID-RACE LEADER AWARD      Car #        Pts.

Matt Kenseth                         (#17)    12

Tony Stewart                         (#20)    12

Dale Earnhardt Jr.                  (#  8)      9

 

CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                              Car #    Pts.

Danny Lawrence                    (#31)    162

Hendrick                                 (#48)    155

Roush Yates                           (#17)    154

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP

AWARD                                  Car #      Pts.

Matt Kenseth                         (#17)        6

Jeff Burton                             (#31)        4

Tony Stewart                         (#20)        3

 

COMMIT LOZENGES ‘COMMIT TO WIN’ AWARD

                                              Car #      Pts.

Kasey Kahne                         (#  9)        6

Jeff Burton                             (#31)        5

Greg Biffle                             (#16)        4

 

BUDWEISER POLE AWARD STANDINGS

Kurt Busch         5      Jeff Gordon            1

Kasey Kahne     5      Kevin Harvick         1

Jeff Burton         4      Jimmie Johnson    1

Denny Hamlin    3      Scott Riggs            1

Greg Biffle         2      Elliott Sadler         1

Ryan Newman   2      Boris Said              1

Kyle Busch         1


UNOFFICAL RESULTS posted after the race

from NASCAR Statistical Services

OFFICAL RESULTS WILL be posted sometime Monday




NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Race Number 29
Unofficial Race Results for the Banquet 400 - Sunday, October 1, 2006
Kansas Speedway - Kansas City, Kan. - 1.5 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 267 Laps - 400.500 Miles
Provided by NASCAR Statistical Services - Sunday, October 1, 2006 @ 06:34 PM Eastern
Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Award Status Ti.
Led
Lps
Led
1 21 20 Tony Stewart The Home Depot Chevrolet 267 185 5 $ Running 1 5
2 33 42 Casey Mears Texaco/Havoline Dodge 267 170 $ Running
3 19 6 Mark Martin AAA Ford 267 165 $ Running
4 32 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 267 160 $ Running
5 10 31 Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless Chevrolet 267 160 5 $ Running 1 1
6 27 99 Carl Edwards Office Depot Ford 267 155 5 $ Running 1 7
7 13 5 Kyle Busch Kellogg's Chevrolet 267 151 5 $ Running 2 64
8 4 25 Brian Vickers Garnier/GMAC Chevrolet 267 142 $ Running
9 6 07 Clint Bowyer # Jack Daniel's Chevrolet 267 143 5 $ Running 3 43
10 12 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Budweiser Chevrolet 267 139 5 $ Running 1 18
11 23 1 Martin Truex Jr. # Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Chevrolet 267 130 $ Running
12 29 16 Greg Biffle National Guard/Subway Ford 267 132 5 $ Running 1 2
13 36 21 Ken Schrader Motorcraft/USAF Ford 267 124 $ Running
14 3 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevrolet 267 131 10 $ Running 5 105
15 14 29 Kevin Harvick Reese's Chevrolet 266 118 $ Running
16 39 37 Bill Elliott Melling Auto Parts Dodge 266 115 $ Running
17 16 43 Bobby Labonte Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge 266 112 $ Running
18 25 11 Denny Hamlin # FedEx Freight Chevrolet 266 109 $ Running
19 37 32 Travis Kvapil Tide/Downy Chevrolet 266 111 5 $ Running 1 1
20 28 14 Sterling Marlin Ginn Clubs & Resorts Chevrolet 266 108 5 $ Running 1 1
21 17 22 Dave Blaney Caterpillar Dodge 266 100 $ Running
22 20 38 David Gilliland M&M's Ford 266 97 $ Running
23 8 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 266 94 $ Running
24 15 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 266 96 5 $ Running 2 3
25 7 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 265 88 $ Running
26 40 40 David Stremme # Lonestar Steakhouse Dodge 265 85 $ Running
27 18 01 Joe Nemechek U.S. Army Chevrolet 265 82 $ Running
28 38 96 Tony Raines DLP® HDTV Chevrolet 265 79 $ Running
29 24 45 Kyle Petty Wells Fargo Dodge 265 76 $ Running
30 31 66 Jeff Green Haas Automation/Best Buy Chevrolet 264 73 $ Running
31 43 78 Kenny Wallace Furniture Row Chevrolet 264 70 $ Running
32 22 06 Todd Kluever 3M Ford 264 67 $ Running
33 1 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 264 69 5 $ Running 1 11
34 2 10 Scott Riggs Valvoline/Stanley Tools Dodge 263 66 5 $ Running 1 6
35 35 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Dodge 263 58 $ Running
36 42 7 Robby Gordon Harrah's Chevrolet 263 55 $ Running
37 34 61 Chad Chaffin Oak Gloves/Sheraton Suites Dodge 261 52 $ Running
38 30 44 Terry Labonte GMAC Chevrolet 253 49 $ Suspension
39 11 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevrolet 238 46 $ Fuel Pump
40 9 19 Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 228 43 $ Running
41 5 18 J.J. Yeley # Interstate Batteries Chevrolet 194 40 $ Accident
42 41 26 Jamie McMurray IRWIN Industrial Tools Ford 128 37 $ Accident
43 26 41 Reed Sorenson # Target Dodge 18 34 $ Accident
Race Comments Before an estimated crowd of 125,000, Tony Stewart won the Banquet 400, posting his 27th NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series victory. No one dropped to the rear of the field.
Failed to Qualify (4) Scott Wimmer, #4; Kevin Lepage, #49; Chad Blount, #92; Carl Long, #46.
Time of Race 3 hours, 17 minutes, 22 seconds Average Speed 121.753 mph Margin of Victory 12.422 Seconds
Caution Flags 11 for 45 laps: Laps 11-13 (#7 accident turn 4); 16-18 (#12 spun turn 4); 21-24 (#41 accident turn 4); 59-63 (Debris); 69-72 (#38 spun turn 4); 131-136 (#26 accident turn 2); 146-149 (#19 accident frotnstretch); 154-157 (#11 accident turn 4); 173-176 (#07 accident turn 2); 182-185 (#12 spun turn 2); 196-199 (#18,40 accident turn 2).
Lead Changes 20 among 13 drivers: K. Kahne 1-11; R. Newman 12-13; J. Johnson 14-28; S. Riggs 29-34; C. Bowyer 35-60; T. Kvapil 61; D. Earnhardt Jr. 62-79; Ky. Busch 80-124; J. Johnson 125-126; R. Newman 127; Ky. Busch 128-146; S. Marlin 147; C. Bowyer 148-157; J. Burton 158; C. Bowyer 159-165; J. Johnson 166-173; C. Edwards 174-180; J. Johnson 181-200; G. Biffle 201-202; J. Johnson 203-262; T. Stewart 263-267.
Top 10 Driver Points (1) J. Burton 5,511; (2) D. Hamlin 5,442; (3) M. Martin 5,441; (4) M. Kenseth 5,427; (5) K. Harvick 5,415; (6) J. Gordon 5,391; (7) D. Earnhardt Jr. 5,388; (8) J. Johnson 5,346; (9) Ky. Busch 5,278; (10) K. Kahne 5,238.
Top 5 Rookie Points
Bud Pole Award Kasey Kahne (178.377 mph)
Raybestos Rookie of the Race Clint Bowyer #
Bank of America Card Service Mid-Race Leader Kyle Busch
EA Sports Move of the Race Tony Stewart
Checker’s/Rally’s Double Drive-Thru Challenge Tony Stewart
Commit Lozenges Commit to Win Kasey Kahne
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race Jeff Burton
DIRECTV Crew Cheif of the Race Jeff Burton
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap Kasey Kahne, #9 (168.418 mph, Lap 2)
Sunoco Diamond Performance Tony Stewart
USG Improving the Finish Casey Mears, #42 (31 Places)
WIX Lap Leader Jimmie Johnson, #48 (105 Laps)



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