Michigan International Speedway
Citizens Bank 400
June 17, 2007

Official Results from
NASCAR Statistics


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES RACE No. 15

CITIZENS BANK 400

MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

 

Brooklyn, Mich.June 17, 2007

2 Mile Oval

400 M – 200 LPurse: $5,137,383

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonus          Money

Fin       St      Car#            Driver                         Team                                                             Laps                    Pts            Pts              Won        Status

 1         12          99            Carl Edwards              Office Depot Ford                                             200                    195         **    10         $177,850      Running

 2           8            1            Martin Truex Jr.           Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet        200                    175           *      5           154,445      Running

 3         41          20            Tony Stewart              The Home Depot Chevrolet                               200                    170           *      5           157,586      Running

 4         13          25            Casey Mears               National Guard/GMAC Chevrolet                       200                    165           *      5           113,325      Running

 5         23            8            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       Budweiser Chevrolet                                        200                    160           *      5           128,558      Running

 6           3            5            Kyle Busch                  Kellogg's/CARQUEST Chevrolet                        200                    150                              111,650      Running

 7         19          29            Kevin Harvick              Shell/Pennzoil Chevrolet                                    200                    146                              129,761      Running

 8         35          26            Jamie McMurray          Crown Royal Ford                                             200                    142                                92,400      Running

 9           6          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont Chevrolet                                              200                    143           *      5           124,986      Running

10        18          55            Michael Waltrip            NAPA Auto Parts Toyota                                  199                    139           *      5             99,208      Running

11        21          21            Bill Elliott                       Motorcraft Ford                                                 199                    130                              102,414      Running

12        38          15    #      Paul Menard                Menards/Johns Manville Chevrolet                   199                    132           *      5             81,825      Running

13        30            7            Robby Gordon             Menards/MAPEI Ford                                         199                    124                                81,225      Running

14          7          11            Denny Hamlin              FedEx Freight Chevrolet                                    199                    126           *      5             94,025      Running

15        40          00    #      David Reutimann         Burger King Toyota                                           199                    118                                92,683      Running

16        11          07            Clint Bowyer               DirecTV Chevrolet                                             199                    115                                86,225      Running

17        20          38            David Gilliland              M&M's Ford                                                       199                    112                              105,039      Running

18        17          22            Dave Blaney                Caterpillar Toyota                                              199                    109                              100,083      Running

19          2          48            Jimmie Johnson           Lowe's Chevrolet                                              199                    111           *      5           144,961      Running

20        27          14            Sterling Marlin              Ginn Resorts Chevrolet                                     199                    103                                91,108      Running

21        34            6    #      David Ragan                AAA Insurance Ford                                         198                    100                              112,550      Running

22        25          88            Ricky Rudd                  Snickers Ford                                                    198                      97                              106,958      Running

23        29          41            Reed Sorenson           Target Dodge                                                    198                      94                                94,072      Running

24          9          31            Jeff Burton                  AT&T Mobility Chevrolet                                    198                      91                              111,966      Running

25        10            2            Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                198                      93           *      5           109,208      Running

26        28          70            Johnny Sauter             Radioactive Energy Drink/Yellow Chevrolet     198                      85                                75,200      Running

27        37          45            John Andretti               American Spirit Motor Oil Dodge                       198                      82                                74,400      Running

28          1          18            J.J. Yeley                    Interstate Batteries Chevrolet                           198                      79                              107,958      Running

29        15          01            Mark Martin                  U.S. Army Chevrolet                                         198                      76                                81,950      Running

30          5          13            Joe Nemechek             Haier Chevrolet                                                 198                      73                                73,875      Running

31        43          84    #      AJ Allmendinger          Red Bull Toyota                                                 197                      70                                70,725      Running

32        36            9            Kasey Kahne              Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              197                      67                              117,841      Running

33        22          10            Scott Riggs                  Valvoline/Stanley Tools Dodge                         197                      64                                79,525      Running

34        31          43            Bobby Labonte            Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge                         197                      61                              107,411      Running

35        39          19            Elliott Sadler                 Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              196                      58                                88,670      Running

36        42          66            Jeff Green                   Best Buy Chevrolet                                           196                      55                                78,275      Running

37          4          12            Ryan Newman            Alltel Dodge                                                       196                      52                              102,300      Running

38        14          16            Greg Biffle                   Dish Network Ford                                            192                      49                                88,490      Running

39        32          96            Tony Raines                DLP HDTV Chevrolet                                         184                      46                                78,390      Running

40        24          40            David Stremme            Coors Light Dodge                                            183                      43                                70,050      Running

41        16          83            Brian Vickers              Red Bull Toyota                                                 140                      40                                70,015      Running

42        26          17            Matt Kenseth               Carhartt/DEWALT Ford                                       78                      37                              117,611      Accident

43        33          42    #      Juan Pablo Montoya    Texaco/Havoline Dodge                                      67                      34                              103,926      Accident

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

Failed to qualify: (6) #44 Dale Jarrett, #4 Ward Burton, #36 Jeremy Mayfield, #49 Mike Bliss, #37 Kevin Lepage, #78 Kenny Wallace.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 145,000, Edwards won the Citizens Bank 400, his fifth career NASCAR NEXTEL Cup victory.

 

TIME OF RACE:  2 hours, 42 minutes, 5 seconds                                      AVERAGE SPEED: 148.072 mph                           MARGIN OF VICTORY:  3.668 seconds

BUD POLE AWARD:  J.J. Yeley (187.505 mph, 38.399 secs.)

CHECKERS/RALLY’S DOUBLE DRIVE-THRU CHALLENGE AWARD: Kyle Busch (200.130 seconds total amount of time spent in pits)

COMMIT LOZENGES “COMMIT TO WIN” AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD: Kevin Manion (crew chief for Martin Truex Jr.)

DOW AUTOMOTIVE “STRATEGIC CALL OF THE RACE” AWARD: Carl Edwards

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Carl Edwards

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson (184.101 mph, Lap 2)

MOBIL 1 “COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Martin Truex Jr.

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

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Paul Menard

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD:  Carl Edwards

U.S.G. “IMPROVING THE FINISH” AWARD:  Tony Stewart (38 places)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Jimmie Johnson (56 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 4 cautions for 19 laps. 53-56 (Debris); 69-74 (Car #42-Accident, Turn 2); 76-79 (Car #1, 12, 13, 17, 19, 66 & 83-Accident, Backstretch); 116-120 (Car #96-Spin, Turn 4).

LAP LEADERS: 22 lead changes among 11 drivers. J.J. Yeley (Pole), Jimmie Johnson 1-9, Martin Truex Jr. 10-36, Denny Hamlin 37, Casey Mears 38, Truex 39-52, Johnson 53, Truex 54-63, Johnson 64-69, Paul Menard 70, Jeff Gordon 71-88, Johnson 89-108, Kurt Busch 109-110, Tony Stewart 111-112, Carl Edwards 113, Truex 114-115, Dale Earnhardt Jr. 116, Johnson 117-130, Edwards 131-157, Truex 158, Michael Waltrip 159, Johnson 160-165, Edwards 166-200.

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

 


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES TOP 12    (Wins)

 1 –Jeff Gordon                       2,392              (4)

 2 –Denny Hamlin                   2,128              (0)

 3 –Jimmie Johnson               2,055              (4)

 4 –Matt Kenseth                    2,044              (1)

 5 –Jeff Burton                        1,919              (1)

 6 –Carl Edwards                     1,905              (1)

 7 –Tony Stewart                    1,903              (0)

 8 –Kevin Harvick                    1,794              (1)

 9 –Clint Bowyer                     1,774              (0)

10–Martin Truex Jr.                1,772              (1)

11–Kyle Busch                        1,763              (1)

12–Dale Earnhardt Jr.             1,691              (0)

 

MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                        Pts      Wins

Chevrolet                         129      13

Ford                                   81        2

Dodge                                73        0

Toyota                               47        0

 

DOW AUTOMOTIVE STRATEGIC CALL OF

THE RACE AWARD        Car #     Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          5

Tony Stewart                 (#20)          1

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)          1

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Mark Martin                    (#01)          4

Kurt Busch                     (#  2)          3

Martin Truex Jr.             (#  1)          3

 


BUD POLE AWARD STANDINGS

Jeff Gordon                                        5

Ryan Newman                                   4

Clint Bowyer                                      1

David Gilliland                                  1

Denny Hamlin                                    1

Kasey Kahne                                     1

J.J. Yeley                                           1

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Juan Pablo Montoya                       159

David Ragan                                   155

Paul Menard                                   104

David Reutimann                              92

AJ Allmendinger                               72

Brandon Whitt                                     2

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                        Car #     Pts.

Jeff Gordon                      (#24)        4

Jimmie Johnson              (#48)        3

Tony Stewart                   (#20)        3

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                          Car #     Pts.

Mike Ford                           (#11)        4

Kevin Manion                    (#  1)        2

Todd Parrott                      (#38)        2

 

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

Mark Martin                        (#01)        4

Denny Hamlin                    (#11)        3

Jeff Gordon                        (#24)        2

 


USG ‘IMPROVING THE FINISH’ AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)            4

Kevin Harvick                 (#29)            3

Tony Stewart                 (#20)            1

 

CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Hendrick                         (#24)        132

JGR                               (#11)          85

Hendrick                         (#48)          78

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP

AWARD                          Car #        Pts.

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)          4

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          3

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)          2

 

COMMIT LOZENGES ‘COMMIT TO WIN’ AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)          5

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          2

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)          2

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          4

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)          3

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)          1


UNOFFICAL RESULTS posted after the race

from NASCAR Statistics

OFFICAL RESULTS WILL be posted ABOVE sometime Monday




NASCAR Race Number 15
Unofficial Race Results for the Citizens Bank "400" - Sunday, June 17, 2007
Michigan International Speedway - Brooklyn, MI - 2 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 200 Laps - 400 Miles - Purse: $5,137,383

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Total Award Status Times Laps
1 12 99 Carl Edwards Office Depot Ford 200 195 10 $177,850 Running 3 63
2 8 1 Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevy 200 175 5 $154,445 Running 5 54
3 41 20 Tony Stewart The Home Depot Chevy 200 170 5 $157,586 Running 1 2
4 13 25 Casey Mears National Guard/GMAC Chevy 200 165 5 $113,325 Running 1 1
5 23 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 200 160 5 $128,558 Running 1 1
6 3 5 Kyle Busch Kellogg's/CARQUEST Chevy 200 150 $111,650 Running
7 19 29 Kevin Harvick Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 200 146 $129,761 Running
8 35 26 Jamie McMurray Crown Royal Ford 200 142 $92,400 Running
9 6 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 200 143 5 $124,986 Running 1 18
10 18 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 199 139 5 $99,208 Running 1 1
11 21 21 Bill Elliott Motorcraft Ford 199 130 $102,414 Running
12 38 15 Paul Menard # Menards/Johns Manville Chevy 199 132 5 $81,825 Running 1 1
13 30 7 Robby Gordon Menards/MAPEI Ford 199 124 $81,225 Running
14 7 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Chevy 199 126 5 $94,025 Running 1 1
15 40 00 David Reutimann # Burger King Toyota 199 118 $92,683 Running
16 11 07 Clint Bowyer DirecTV Chevy 199 115 $86,225 Running
17 20 38 David Gilliland M&M's Ford 199 112 $105,039 Running
18 17 22 Dave Blaney Caterpillar Toyota 199 109 $100,083 Running
19 2 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 199 111 5 $144,961 Running 6 56
20 27 14 Sterling Marlin Ginn Resorts Chevy 199 103 $91,108 Running
21 34 6 David Ragan # AAA Insurance Ford 198 100 $112,550 Running
22 25 88 Ricky Rudd Snickers Ford 198 97 $106,958 Running
23 29 41 Reed Sorenson Target Dodge 198 94 $94,072 Running
24 9 31 Jeff Burton AT&T Mobility Chevy 198 91 $111,966 Running
25 10 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 198 93 5 $109,208 Running 1 2
26 28 70 Johnny Sauter Radioactive Energy Drink/Yellow 198 85 $75,200 Running
27 37 45 John Andretti American Spirit Motor Oil Dodge 198 82 $74,400 Running
28 1 18 J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries Chevy 198 79 $107,958 Running
29 15 01 Mark Martin U.S. Army Chevy 198 76 $81,950 Running
30 5 13 Joe Nemechek Haier Chevy 198 73 $73,875 Running
31 43 84 AJ Allmendinger # Red Bull Toyota 197 70 $70,725 Running
32 36 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 197 67 $117,841 Running
33 22 10 Scott Riggs Valvoline/Stanley Tools Dodge 197 64 $79,525 Running
34 31 43 Bobby Labonte Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge 197 61 $107,411 Running
35 39 19 Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 196 58 $88,670 Running
36 42 66 Jeff Green Best Buy Chevy 196 55 $78,275 Running
37 4 12 Ryan Newman alltel Dodge 196 52 $102,300 Running
38 14 16 Greg Biffle Dish Network Ford 192 49 $88,490 Running
39 32 96 Tony Raines DLP HDTV Chevy 184 46 $78,390 Running
40 24 40 David Stremme Coors Light Dodge 183 43 $70,050 Running
41 16 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 140 40 $70,015 Running
42 26 17 Matt Kenseth Carhartt/DeWalt Ford 78 37 $117,611 Accident
43 33 42 Juan Pablo Montoya # Texaco/Havoline Dodge 67 34 $103,926 Accident  


Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 145,000 - Carl Edwards won the Citizens Bank 400, his fifth career NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series victory. No one dropped to the rear.

Failed to Qualify: (6) #44 Dale Jarrett, #4 Ward Burton, #36 Jeremy Mayfield, #49 Mike Bliss, #37 Kevin Lepage, #78 Kenny Wallace.

Time of Race: 02 Hrs, 42 Mins, 05 Secs.

Average Speed: 148.072 MPH

Margin of Victory: 3.668 Seconds

Caution Flags: 4 for 19 laps: Laps: 53-56 (Debris); 69-74 (#42 accident turn 2); 76-79 (#1,12,13,17,19,66,83 accident backstretch); 116-120 (#96 spun turn 4).

Lead Changes: 22 among 11 drivers: J. Yeley (Pole); J. Johnson 1-9; M. Truex, Jr. 10-36; D. Hamlin 37; C. Mears 38; M. Truex, Jr. 39-52; J. Johnson 53; M. Truex, Jr. 54-63; J. Johnson 64-69; P. Menard # 70; J. Gordon 71-88; J. Johnson 89-108; Ku. Busch 109-110; T. Stewart 111-112; C. Edwards 113; M. Truex, Jr. 114-115; D. Earnhardt, Jr. 116; J. Johnson 117-130; C. Edwards 131-157; M. Truex, Jr. 158; M. Waltrip 159; J. Johnson 160-165; C. Edwards 166-200.

DOW Automotive Strategic Call : Carl Edwards, #99
EA Sports : Carl Edwards, #99
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Carl Edwards, #99
DIRECTV : Martin Truex, Jr, #1
Mobil 1 : Martin Truex, Jr, #1
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap : Jimmie Johnson, #48 (184.101 mph, Lap 2)
WIX Lap Leader : Jimmie Johnson, #48 (56 Laps)
Budweiser Pole Award : J J Yeley, #18 (187.505 mph)
Checkers/Rally's : Kyle Busch, #5 (200.130 seconds)
Raybestos Rookie of the Year : Paul Menard, #15
Commit Lozenges : Jimmie Johnson, #48
USG Improving the Finish : Tony Stewart, #20 (38 Places)


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