Las Vegas Motor Speedway
UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400
March 11, 2007

Official Results from
NASCAR Statistical Services


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES RACE No. 3

UAW-DAIMLERCHRYSLER 400

LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

 

Las Vegas, Nev.March 11, 2007

1.5-Mile Oval

400.5 M – 267 LPurse: $6,381,100

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonus          Money

Fin       St      Car#            Driver                         Team                                                             Laps                    Pts            Pts              Won        Status

 1         23          48            Jimmie Johnson           Lowe's Chevrolet                                              267                    190           *      5         $415,386      Running

 2         36          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont/Nicorette Chevrolet                               267                    180           *    10           287,011      Running

 3         17          11            Denny Hamlin              FedEx/Kinko's Chevrolet                                   267                    165                              212,225      Running

 4         37          17            Matt Kenseth               DEWALT Ford                                                   267                    165           *      5           208,941      Running

 5         14          01            Mark Martin                  U.S. Army Chevrolet                                         267                    160           *      5           180,783      Running

 6         13          99            Carl Edwards              Office Depot Ford                                             267                    155           *      5           128,625      Running

 7         25          20            Tony Stewart              Home Depot Chevrolet                                      267                    146                              158,436      Running

 8         39          12            Ryan Newman            Alltel Dodge                                                       267                    147           *      5           143,225      Running

 9         12            5            Kyle Busch                  Kellogg's/Carquest Chevrolet                            267                    143           *      5           116,250      Running

10        33          26            Jamie McMurray          Crown Royal Ford                                             267                    134                              117,825      Running

11        28            8            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       Budweiser Chevrolet                                        267                    135           *      5           144,233      Running

12        26            1            Martin Truex Jr.           Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet                                267                    132           *      5           128,170      Running

13        42          43            Bobby Labonte            Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge                         267                    129           *      5           138,461      Running

14          3          19            Elliott Sadler                 Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              267                    126           *      5           125,170      Running

15          5          31            Jeff Burton                  Cingular Wireless Chevrolet                              267                    123           *      5           135,716      Running

16        18          16            Greg Biffle                   Ameriquest/3M Ford                                          266                    115                              111,575      Running

17        38            7            Robby Gordon             Robby Gordon Motorsports Ford                      266                    112                                96,375      Running

18        24          18            J.J. Yeley                    Interstate Batteries Chevrolet                           266                    114           *      5           123,183      Running

19        27          96            Tony Raines                DLP HDTV Chevrolet                                         266                    106                              104,675      Running

20          2          40            David Stremme            Coors Light Dodge                                            266                    103                                95,925      Running

21        21          38            David Gilliland              M&M's Ford                                                       265                    100                              119,189      Running

22          4          42    #      Juan Pablo Montoya    Texaco/Havoline Dodge                                    265                      97                              126,950      Running

23          6          10            Scott Riggs                  Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper/Valvoline Chev 265                      94                                98,725      Running

24        15          78            Kenny Wallace            Furniture Row Chevrolet                                   265                      91                                85,550      Running

25        29          66            Jeff Green                   Samsung Four Seasons of Hope Chevrolet     265                      88                              112,308      Running

26        10            2            Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                265                      85                              120,708      Running

27        20          29            Kevin Harvick              Shell/Pennzoil Chevrolet                                    265                      82                              131,286      Running

28        22          45            Kyle Petty                    Wells Fargo Dodge                                            265                      79                                98,708      Running

29        41          21            Jon Wood                    Air Force Ford                                                   264                      76                              104,064      Running

30        40          88            Ricky Rudd                  Snickers Ford                                                    264                      73                              112,608      Running

31          7          41            Reed Sorenson           Target Dodge                                                    263                      70                              100,533      Running

32        19          15    #      Paul Menard                Menards/Johns Manville Chevrolet                   263                      67                                80,675      Running

33        43          44            Dale Jarrett                  UPS Toyota                                                       263                      64                                81,425      Running

34          8          14            Sterling Marlin              Waste Management Chevrolet                          251                      66           *      5             89,822      Engine

35          1            9            Kasey Kahne              Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              251                      63           *      5           138,741      Accident

36        16          07            Clint Bowyer               Jack Daniel's Chevrolet                                     239                      60           *      5             87,850      Running

37        35            6    #      David Ragan                AAA Ford                                                          236                      52                              115,450      Running

38          9          13            Joe Nemechek             CertainTeed Chevrolet                                      156                      49                                79,425      Accident

39        32          70            Johnny Sauter             Yellow Transportation Chevrolet                      147                      46                                79,225      Running

40        34          25            Casey Mears               National Guard/GMAC Chevrolet                       141                      43                                86,975      Running

41        31          80            Aric Almirola                Joe Gibbs Driven Chevrolet                                46                      40                                78,775      Accident

42        11          22            Dave Blaney                Caterpillar Toyota                                                17                      37                                86,630      Accident

43        30            4            Ward Burton                State Water Heaters Chevrolet                           15                      34                                79,452      Accident

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

Failed to qualify: (10) #84 AJ Allmendinger; #49 Mike Bliss; #37 John Andretti; #83 Brian Vickers; #00 David Reutimann; #36 Jeremy Mayfield; #72 Brandon Whitt; #34 Kevin Lepage; #55 Michael Waltrip; #47 Ken Schrader.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 156,000, Jimmie Johnson won the UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400, posting his 24th career NASCAR NEXTEL Cup victory. Before the green flag the following drivers dropped to the rear of the field for the reason indicated: #38 Gilliland; #43 Labonte (backup car).

 

TIME OF RACE:  3 hours, 7 minutes, 28 seconds                                      AVERAGE SPEED:  128.183 mph                           MARGIN OF VICTORY:  2.795 second

BUDWEISER POLE AWARD:  Kasey Kahne (184.856 mph, 29.212 secs.) TRACK RECORD

CHECKERS/RALLY’S DOUBLE DRIVE-THRU CHALLENGE AWARD: Mark Martin (322.066 seconds--total amount of time spent in pits)

COMMIT LOZENGES ‘COMMIT TO WIN’ AWARD:  Kasey Kahne

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD: Josh Browne (crew chief for Elliott Sadler)

DOW AUTOMOTIVE ‘STRATEGIC CALL OF THE RACE’ AWARD: Jimmie Johnson

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson (170.986 mph, Lap 245)

MOBIL 1 ‘COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE’ AWARD:  Mark Martin

NASCAR NEXTEL CUP LEADER BONUS:  No winner; rolls over to $40,000 at Atlanta++

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Juan Pablo Montoya

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson

U.S.G. ‘IMPROVING THE FINISH’ AWARD:  Matt Kenseth (33 places)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Jeff Gordon (111 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 9 cautions for 40 laps. 3-5 (Car #6-Accident, Turn 2); 10-12 (Car #4, 7 & 25-Accident, Turn 2); 19-23 (Car #13 & 22-Accident, Turn 4); 41-44 (Car #80-Accident, Frontstretch); 108-113 (Car #70-Accident, Turn 4); 117-120 (Car #5-Accident, Turn 4); 174-177 (Car #15-Spin, Turn 4); 227-232 (Car #07-Accident, Turn 2); 252-256 (Car #9-Accident, Turn 2).

LAP LEADERS: 28 lead changes among 16 drivers. Kasey Kahne 1-13, Elliott Sadler 14-21, Jimmie Johnson 22-40, Matt Kenseth 41, Mark Martin 42-49, Sadler 50-57, Martin 58-61, Johnson 62-78, Martin 79, J.J. Yeley 80, Ryan Newman 81, Bobby Labonte 82, Johnson 83-107, Sadler 108, Jeff Gordon 109-146, Carl Edwards 147-149, Martin 150, Sterling Marlin 151, Labonte 152, Kyle Busch 153-156, Martin Truex Jr. 157-158, J. Gordon 159-210, Martin 211, Dale Earnhardt Jr. 212, Clint Bowyer 213, Labonte 214, J. Gordon 215-235, Jeff Burton 236-239, Johnson 240-267.

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

 


NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES TOP 10

                                                            (Wins)

 1 –Mark Martin                        495            (0)

 2 –Jeff Gordon                        489            (0)

 3 –Jeff Burton                         453            (0)

 4 –Jimmie Johnson                406            (1)

 5 –Matt Kenseth                     397            (1)

 6 –Kevin Harvick                     389            (1)

 7 –Kyle Busch                         382            (0)

 8 –Denny Hamlin                    374            (0)

 9 –J.J. Yeley                           365            (0)

10–Elliott Sadler                     236            (0)

 

MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                        Pts      Wins

Chevrolet                         24        2

Ford                                 21        1

Dodge                              12        0

Toyota                               9        0

 

DOW AUTOMOTIVE STRATEGIC CALL OF

THE RACE AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          1

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)          1

Mark Martin                    (#01)          1

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Mark Martin                    (#01)          3

 


BUDWEISER POLE AWARD STANDINGS

David Gilliland                                  1

Jeff Gordon                                        1

Kasey Kahne                                     1

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

David Ragan                                     37

Juan Pablo Montoya                         30

Paul Menard                                     21

David Reutimann                              18

AJ Allmendinger                                 3

Brandon Whitt                                     2

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Tony Stewart                 (#20)          1

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)          1

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)          1

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                          Car #     Pts.

Josh Browne                      (#19)        1

Todd Parrott                      (#38)        1

Ryan Pemberton                (#01)        1

 

CHECKERS/RALLY’S DOUBLE DRIVE-THRU CHALLENGE AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Mark Martin                    (#01)          3

 


USG ‘IMPROVING THE FINISH’ AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)            2

Kevin Harvick                 (#29)            1

 

CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Hendrick                         (#24)          44

Hendrick                         (#01)          37

Hendrick                         (#48)          28

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP

AWARD                          Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          1

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)          1

Martin Truex Jr.             (#  1)          1

 

COMMIT LOZENGES ‘COMMIT TO WIN’ AWARD

                                      Car #        Pts.

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)          2

David Gilliland              (#38)          1

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #      Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)          1

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)          1

Kevin Harvick                 (#29)          1


UNOFFICAL RESULTS posted after the race

from NASCAR Statistical Services

OFFICAL RESULTS WILL be posted ABOVE sometime Monday




Pos Start Car Driver Sponsor/Manu Laps
Run
Pts Bonus Total
Award
Status Times
Led
Laps
Led
1 23 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 267 190 5 $415,386 Running 4 89
2 36 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont/Nicorette Chevy 267 180 10 $287,011 Running 3 111
3 17 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx/Kinko's Chevy 267 165 $212,225 Running
4 37 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 267 165 5 $208,941 Running 1 1
5 14 01 Mark Martin U.S. Army Chevy 267 160 5 $180,783 Running 5 15
6 13 99 Carl Edwards Office Depot Ford 267 155 5 $128,625 Running 1 3
7 25 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 267 146 $158,436 Running
8 39 12 Ryan Newman alltel Dodge 267 147 5 $143,225 Running 1 1
9 12 5 Kyle Busch Kellogg's/Carquest Chevy 267 143 5 $116,250 Running 1 4
10 33 26 Jamie McMurray Crown Royal Ford 267 134 $117,825 Running
11 28 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Budweiser Chevy 267 135 5 $144,233 Running 1 1
12 26 1 Martin Truex Jr. Bass Pro Shops Chevy 267 132 5 $128,170 Running 1 2
13 42 43 Bobby Labonte Cheerios/Betty Crocker Dodge 267 129 5 $138,461 Running 3 3
14 3 19 Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 267 126 5 $125,170 Running 3 17
15 5 31 Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless Chevy 267 123 5 $135,716 Running 1 4
16 18 16 Greg Biffle Ameriquest/3M Ford 266 115 $111,575 Running
17 38 7 Robby Gordon Ford 266 112 $96,375 Running
18 24 18 J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries Chevy 266 114 5 $123,183 Running 1 1
19 27 96 Tony Raines DLP HDTV Chevy 266 106 $104,675 Running
20 2 40 David Stremme Coors Light Dodge 266 103 $95,925 Running
21 21 38 David Gilliland M & M's Ford 265 100 $119,189 Running
22 4 42 Juan Pablo Montoya # Texaco/Havoline Dodge 265 97 $126,950 Running
23 6 10 Scott Riggs Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper/ Dodge 265 94 $98,725 Running
24 15 78 Kenny Wallace Furniture Row Chevy 265 91 $85,550 Running
25 29 66 Jeff Green Samsung Four Seasons of Hope Chevy 265 88 $112,308 Running
26 10 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 265 85 $120,708 Running
27 20 29 Kevin Harvick Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 265 82 $131,286 Running
28 22 45 Kyle Petty Wells Fargo Dodge 265 79 $98,708 Running
29 41 21 Jon Wood Air Force Ford 264 76 $104,064 Running
30 40 88 Ricky Rudd Snickers Ford 264 73 $112,608 Running
31 7 41 Reed Sorenson Target Dodge 263 70 $100,533 Running
32 19 15 Paul Menard # Menards/Johns Manville Chevy 263 67 $80,675 Running
33 43 44 Dale Jarrett UPS Toyota 263 64 $81,425 Running
34 8 14 Sterling Marlin Waste Management Chevy 251 66 5 $89,822 Engine 1 1
35 1 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge 251 63 5 $138,741 Accident 1 13
36 16 07 Clint Bowyer Jack Daniel's Chevy 239 60 5 $87,850 Running 1 1
37 35 6 David Ragan # AAA Ford 236 52 $115,450 Running
38 9 13 Joe Nemechek CertainTeed Chevy 156 49 $79,425 Accident
39 32 70 Johnny Sauter Yellow Transportation Chevy 147 46 $79,225 Running
40 34 25 Casey Mears National Guard/GMAC Chevy 141 43 $86,975 Running
41 31 80 Aric Almirola Joe Gibbs Driven Chevy 46 40 $78,775 Accident
42 11 22 Dave Blaney Caterpillar Toyota 17 37 $86,630 Accident
43 30 4 Ward Burton State Water Heaters Chevy 15 34 $79,452 Accident


Time of Race: 03 Hrs, 07 Mins, 28 Secs. Average Speed: 128.183 MPH Margin of Victory: 2.795 seconds

Caution Flags: 9 for 40 laps: Laps: 3-5 (#6 accident turn 2); 10-12 (#4,7,25 accident turn 2); 19-23 (#13,22 accident turn 4); 41-44 (#80 accident frontstretch); 108-113 (#70 accident turn 4); 117-120 (#5 accident turn 4); 174-177 (#15 spun turn 4); 227-232 (#07 accident turn 2); 252-256 (#9 accident turn 2).

Lead Changes: 28 among 16 drivers: K. Kahne 1-13; E. Sadler 14-21; J. Johnson 22-40; M. Kenseth 41; M. Martin 42-49; E. Sadler 50-57; M. Martin 58-61; J. Johnson 62-78; M. Martin 79; J. Yeley 80; R. Newman 81; B. Labonte 82; J. Johnson 83-107; E. Sadler 108; J. Gordon 109-146; C. Edwards 147-149; M. Martin 150; S. Marlin 151; B. Labonte 152; Ky. Busch 153-156; M. Truex Jr. 157-158; J. Gordon 159-210; M. Martin 211; D. Earnhardt Jr. 212; C. Bowyer 213; B. Labonte 214; J. Gordon 215-235; J. Burton 236-239; J. Johnson 240-267.


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