Michigan International Speedway
Carfax 400
August 16, 2009

Official Results from
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NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES OFFICIAL RACE REPORT No. 23

CARFAX 400

MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY

 

Brooklyn, Mich. – August 16, 2009

2-Mile Oval

400 M – 200 LPurse: $5,279,259

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Fin.      Str.         Car                                                                                                                                         NSCS       Bonus      Driver

Pos     Pos         No.      Driver                                Team                                                                      Laps       Points       Points      Rating        Winnings    Status_____

 1           1         83       Brian Vickers                 Red Bull Toyota                                                   200          190             *5       126.8     $180,873    Running

 2         21         24       Jeff Gordon                   DuPont Chevrolet                                                200          175             *5       117.2       181,151    Running

 3         15         88       Dale Earnhardt Jr.         National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet            200          170             *5         96.6       131,500    Running

 4         32         99       Carl Edwards                 Aflac Ford                                                            200          165             *5         98.8       156,806    Running

 5         14         77       Sam Hornish Jr.            Mobil 1 Dodge                                                     200          155                        84.5       118,210    Running

 6         42         07       Casey Mears                  Jack Daniel's Chevrolet                                      200          150                        78.2       107,250    Running

 7           8         20       Joey Logano #              The Home Depot Toyota                                    200          146                      101.9       144,726    Running

 8         23         33       Clint Bowyer                  Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevrolet             200          147             *5       101.5         96,625    Running

 9         31         00       David Reutimann           Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota                        200          143             *5         88.5       119,248    Running

10        16         11       Denny Hamlin                FedEx Office Toyota                                           200          139             *5       100.3       100,775    Running

11        10           9       Kasey Kahne                  Budweiser Dodge                                                200          130                        70.5       122,773    Running

12        22         29       Kevin Harvick                Shell/Pennzoil Chevrolet                                    200          127                        87.2       121,353    Running

13        20         12       David Stremme              Penske Dodge                                                     200          124                        80.8       116,440    Running

14        25         17       Matt Kenseth                  DEWALT Ford                                                     200          126             *5         99.7       131,340    Running

15          7         39       Ryan Newman               Haas Automation Chevrolet                               200          118                        65.5       111,029    Running

16          9         21       Bill Elliott                        Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Ford           200          115                        59.4         78,025    Running

17        18         14       Tony Stewart                  Office Depot/Old Spice Chevrolet                     200          117             *5         85.8         97,698    Running

18        27         31       Jeff Burton                      Caterpillar Chevrolet                                           200          109                        61.7       123,831    Running

19          3         42       Juan Pablo Montoya     Target Chevrolet                                                 200          106                        84.5       115,173    Running

20        17         16       Greg Biffle                      3M/Scotch-Brite Ford                                          200          103                        70.2         98,100    Running

21          5           1       Martin Truex Jr.             Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet        200          100                        75.8       114,690    Running

22        13         44       AJ Allmendinger            Super 8 Dodge                                                    200            97                        57.0         79,400    Running

23        39         18       Kyle Busch                     Interstate Batteries Toyota                                  200            94                        68.5       124,448    Running

24        12         25       Brad Keselowski            GoDaddy.com Chevrolet                                   200            91                        68.4         75,475    Running

25        34         19       Elliott Sadler                  Stanley Tools Dodge                                          200            88                        49.9         87,100    Running

26        35         98       Paul Menard                   MOEN/Menards Ford                                          200            90             *5         45.9       108,606    Running

27        30         55       Michael Waltrip             NAPA Auto Parts Toyota                                     200            87             *5         45.9         85,875    Running

28        29         34       John Andretti                 CARFAX Chevrolet                                              200            79                        42.6         85,625    Running

29        40         43       Reed Sorenson             Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Dodge               200            76                        41.7       114,701    Running

30        37           6       David Ragan                  UPS Ford                                                             200            78             *5         67.1         85,775    Running

31          2           5       Mark Martin                    Kellogg's/CARQUEST Chevrolet                       200            75             *5       105.2         90,550    Running

32        19         26       Jamie McMurray            Crown Royal Ford                                              200            67                        56.1         82,050    Running

33          4         48       Jimmie Johnson           Lowe's Chevrolet                                                 199            74           *10       124.0       129,201    Running

34        11         82       Scott Speed #                Red Bull Toyota                                                   199            61                        47.9         88,448    Running

35        26         47       Marcos Ambrose           Little Debbie/Kingsford/Clorox Toyota              199            58                        46.0         86,798    Running

36          6           2       Kurt Busch                      Miller Lite Dodge                                                 146            55                        89.4         91,675    Accident

37        24           7       Robby Gordon              MOEN Toyota                                                        97            52                        44.7         92,385    Accident

38        28         09       Mike Bliss                       Miccosukee Indian Gaming & Resort Dodge     62            49                        31.5         73,525    Electrical

39        38         87       Joe Nemechek               NEMCO Motorsports Toyota                               40            46                        31.6         73,475    Electrical

40        36         71       David Gilliland              TaxSlayer.com Chevrolet                                     39            43                        32.1         73,425    Vibration

41        43         36       Mike Skinner                  Guy Fieri Knuckle Sandwich Toyota                   33            40                        28.4         73,365    Vibration

42        41         66       Dave Blaney                   PRISM Motorsports Toyota                                  18            37                        26.4         73,290    Overheating

43        33         96       Bobby Labonte               DLP Ford                                                                18            34                      23.3       100,504    Engine

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

Failed to qualify: (1) #37 Tony Raines.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 103,000, Vickers won the CARFAX 400, his second NASCAR Sprint Cup victory. Prior to the start, the following cars dropped to the rear of the field: #9 Kahne, #36 Skinner, #66 Blaney (engine change).

 

TIME OF RACE:  3 hours, 2 minutes, 28 seconds                                       AVERAGE SPEED: 131.531 mph                                  MARGIN OF VICTORY:  1.409 seconds

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD:  Brian Vickers (187.242 mph, 38.453 secs.)

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD: Greg Zipadelli (crew chief for Joey Logano)

DOW AUTOMOTIVE “STRATEGIC CALL OF THE RACE” AWARD: Dale Earnhardt Jr.

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD: Brian Vickers

GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST LAP AWARD: Mark Martin (184.148 mph, Lap 2)

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD: Jeff Gordon

MOBIL 1 “COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE” AWARD: Sam Hornish Jr.

MOOG CHASSIS PARTS PROBLEM SOLVER OF THE RACE AWARD: Bob Osborne (crew chief for Carl Edwards)

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

O’REILLY AUTO PARTS “PEOPLE, SERVICE & PERFORMANCE” AWARD: Matt Kenseth (234.182 sec)

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD: Joey Logano

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD: Brian Vickers

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD: Joey Logano (204.366 secs.)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: David Reutimann (4 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 7 cautions for 36 laps. [Beneficiary in Brackets] 8-11 (Weather [Red Flag 18 Min 35 Sec]. [None]); 54-58 (Car #7-Accident, Turn 1 [09]); 117-120 (Debris, Backstretch [77]); 122-126 (Car #2 & 6-Accident, Turn 2 [98]); 133-140 (Car #6-Spun, Turn 4 [43]); 146-152 (Weather [77]); 159-161 (Car #12-Spin, Frontstretch [42]).

LAP LEADERS: 25 lead changes among 14 drivers. Vickers-pole, Martin 1-23, Johnson 24-41, Kenseth 42, J. Gordon 43, Bowyer 44, Ragan 45, Edwards 46, Hamlin 47-48, Johnson 49-53, Martin 54, Menard 55-58, Kenseth 59-63, Johnson 64-94, Martin 95, Vickers 96-97, Johnson 98-116, Martin 117, Waltrip 118, Stewart 119-120, Johnson 121-148, Reutimann 149-152, Earnhardt 153-158, Vickers 159-165, Johnson 166-197, Vickers 198-200.

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

 


NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES TOP 12 (Wins)

 1 –Tony Stewart                   3,500          (3)

 2 –Jeff Gordon                     3,216          (1)

 3 –Jimmie Johnson              3,197          (3)

 4 –Carl Edwards                   2,995          (0)

 5 –Denny Hamlin                  2,986          (1)

 6 –Kurt Busch                      2,957          (1)

 7 –Juan Pablo Montoya       2,887          (0)

 8 –Kasey Kahne                  2,884          (1)

 9 –Ryan Newman                 2,845          (0)

10–Greg Biffle                       2,821          (0)

11–Matt Kenseth                  2,811          (2)

12–Mark Martin                     2,791          (4)

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERF. AWARD

                                Car #          Pts.

Mark Martin                  (#  5)            4

Jimmie Johnson           (#48)            3

Tony Stewart                (#14)            3

 

DOW AUTOMOTIVE STRATEGIC CALL OF

THE RACE AWARD       Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)            4

Mark Martin                    (#  5)            4

Tony Stewart                  (#14)            3

 

MOOG PROBLEM SOLVER OF RACE

AWARD                         Car #        Pts.

Drew Blickensderfer        (#17)            3

Alan Gustafson              (#  5)            3

Darian Grubb                 (#14)            2

 


MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                   Pts        Wins

Chevrolet                   174            12

Toyota                       132              7

Ford                           104              2

Dodge                          96              2

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                      Car #            Pts.

Kurt Busch                     (#  2)                6

Juan Pablo Montoya      (#42)                6

David Reutimann            (#00)                4

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                        Car #          Pts.

Tony Stewart                    (#14)              6

Kyle Busch                       (#18)              5

Denny Hamlin                   (#11)              3

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                        Car #          Pts.

Darian Grubb                   (#14)              5

Greg Erwin                       (#16)              3

Tony Gibson                    (#39)              3

 

O’REILLY AUTO PARTS “PEOPLE,

SERVICE & PERFORMANCE” AWARD

                                      Car #            Pts.

Denny Hamlin                 (#11)              5

Greg Biffle                      (#16)              4

Tony Stewart                  (#14)              3

 

 


GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST

LAP AWARD                  Car #        Pts.

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)            5

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)            4

Mark Martin                    (#  5)            3

 

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                    Car #            Pts.

Hendrick                       (#14)            227

Hendrick                       (#48)            223

Hendrick                       (#24)            213

 

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD

Brian Vickers                                  6

Mark Martin                                    4

David Reutimann                            2

Kyle Busch                                     1

Matt Kenseth                                 1

Jimmie Johnson                             1

Juan Pablo Montoya                      1

Ryan Newman                                1

Martin Truex Jr.                              1

 

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD

                                    Car #          Pts.

Greg Biffle                    (#16)              4

Jimmie Johnson           (#48)              3

Jeff Gordon                  (#24)              3

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Joey Logano                              212

Scott Speed                               186

Max Papis                                    84


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS posted after the race
from NASCAR Statistics
OFFICIAL RESULTS WILL be posted ABOVE sometime Monday

NASCAR Race Number 23
Unofficial Race Results for the Carfax 400 - Sunday, August 16, 2009
Michigan International Speedway - Brooklyn, MI - 2 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 200 Laps - 400 Miles - Purse: $5,279,259

Fin Str Car# Driver Sponsor
Manu
Laps
Run
Points Bonus
Pts
Total
Award
Status Times
Led
Laps
Led
1 1 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 200 190 5 $180,873 Running 3 12
2 21 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 200 175 5 $181,151 Running 1 1
3 15 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy Chevy 200 170 5 $131,500 Running 1 6
4 32 99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford 200 165 5 $156,806 Running 1 1
5 14 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Mobil 1 Dodge 200 155 $118,210 Running
6 42 07 Casey Mears Jack Daniel's Chevy 200 150 $107,250 Running
7 8 20 Joey Logano # Home Depot Toyota 200 146 $144,726 Running
8 23 33 Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper Chevy 200 147 5 $96,625 Running 1 1
9 31 00 David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 200 143 5 $119,248 Running 1 4
10 16 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Office Toyota 200 139 5 $100,775 Running 1 2
11 10 9 Kasey Kahne Budweiser Dodge 200 130 $122,773 Running
12 22 29 Kevin Harvick Shell / Pennzoil Chevy 200 127 $121,353 Running
13 20 12 David Stremme Penske Dodge 200 124 $116,440 Running
14 25 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 200 126 5 $131,340 Running 2 6
15 7 39 Ryan Newman Haas Automation Chevy 200 118 $111,029 Running
16 9 21 Bill Elliott Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Ford 200 115 $78,025 Running
17 18 14 Tony Stewart Office Depot / Old Spice Chevy 200 117 5 $97,698 Running 1 2
18 27 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevy 200 109 $123,831 Running
19 3 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 200 106 $115,173 Running
20 17 16 Greg Biffle 3M / Scotch-Brite Ford 200 103 $98,100 Running
21 5 1 Martin Truex Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats Chevy 200 100 $114,690 Running
22 13 44 A J Allmendinger Super 8 Dodge 200 97 $79,400 Running
23 39 18 Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries Toyota 200 94 $124,448 Running
24 12 25 Brad Keselowski GoDaddy.com Chevy 200 91 $75,475 Running
25 34 19 Elliott Sadler Stanley Tools Dodge 200 88 $87,100 Running
26 35 98 Paul Menard MOEN / Menards Ford 200 90 5 $108,606 Running 1 4
27 30 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 200 87 5 $85,875 Running 1 1
28 29 34 John Andretti CARFAX Chevy 200 79 $85,625 Running
29 40 43 Reed Sorenson Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Dodge 200 76 $114,701 Running
30 37 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 200 78 5 $85,775 Running 1 1
31 2 5 Mark Martin Kellogg's / CARQUEST Chevy 200 75 5 $90,550 Running 4 26
32 19 26 Jamie McMurray Crown Royal Ford 200 67 $82,050 Running
33 4 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 199 74 10 $129,201 Running 6 133
34 11 82 Scott Speed Red Bull Toyota 199 61 $88,448 Running
35 26 47 Marcos Ambrose Little Debbie Toyota 199 58 $86,798 Running
36 6 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 146 55 $91,675 Accident
37 24 7 Robby Gordon MOEN Toyota 97 52 $92,385 Accident
38 28 09 Mike Bliss Miccosukee Indian Gaming & Resort Dodge 62 49 $73,525 Electrical
39 38 87 Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports Toyota 40 46 $73,475 Electrical
40 36 71 David Gilliland TaxSlayer.com Chevy 39 43 $73,425 Vibration
41 43 36 Mike Skinner Toyota 33 40 $73,365 Vibration
42 41 66 Dave Blaney PRISM Motorsports Toyota 18 37 $73,290 Overheating
43 33 96 Bobby Labonte DLP Ford 18 34 $100,504 Engine


Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 103,000, Brian Vickers won the CARFAX 400, his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory.

Prior to the start, the folowing cars dropped to the rear of the field: #9 Kahne, #36 Skinner, #66 Blaney (engine change).

Failed to Qualify: (1) 37 Tony Raines.

Time of Race: 3 Hrs, 02 Mins, 28 Secs.
Average Speed: 131.531 MPH
Margin of Victory: 1.409 Seconds

Caution Flags: 7 for 36 laps: Laps: 8-11 (Weather [Red Flag 18 Min 35 Sec]. [None]); 54-58 (#7 Accident Turn 1 [09]); 117-120 (Debris Backstretch [77]); 122-126 (#2, 6 Accident Turn 2 [98]); 133-140 (#6 Spun Turn 4 [43]); 146-152 (Weather [77]); 159-161 (#12 Spun Frontstretch [42]).

Lead Changes: 25 among 14 drivers: B. Vickers 0; M. Martin 1-23; J. Johnson 24-41; M. Kenseth 42; J. Gordon 43; C. Bowyer 44; D. Ragan 45; C. Edwards 46; D. Hamlin 47-48; J. Johnson 49-53; M. Martin 54; P. Menard 55-58; M. Kenseth 59-63; J. Johnson 64-94; M. Martin 95; B. Vickers 96-97; J. Johnson 98-116; M. Martin 117; M. Waltrip 118; T. Stewart 119-120; J. Johnson 121-148; D. Reutimann 149-152; D. Earnhardt Jr. 153-158; B. Vickers 159-165; J. Johnson 166-197; B. Vickers 198-200.

Coors Light Pole Award : Brian Vickers, #83 (187.242 mph)
DIRECTV Crew Chief of the Race : Joey Logano, #20
DOW Automotive Strategic Call of the Race : Dale Earnhardt, Jr, #88
EA Sports Move of the Race : Brian Vickers, #83
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap : Mark Martin, #5 (184.148 mph, Lap 2)
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder : Jeff Gordon, #24
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race : Sam Hornish, #77
Moog Chassis Parts Problem Solver of the Race : Carl Edwards, #99 (.251 sec)
O'Reilly People, Service and Performance Award : Matt Kenseth, #17 (234.182 sec)
Raybestos Rookie of the Race : Joey Logano, #20
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Brian Vickers, #83
Tissot Pit Road Precision Award : Joey Logano, #20 (204.366 sec)
WIX Lap Leader : David Reutimann, #00 (4 Laps)

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