Texas Motor Speedway
Samsung 500
April 5, 2009

Official Results from
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NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES RACE No. 7

SAMSUNG 500

TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

 

Forth Worth, TexasApril 5, 2009

1.5-Mile Oval

501 M – 334 LPurse: $7,384,649

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonus          Money

Fin       St      Car#            Driver                         Team                                                             Laps                    Pts            Pts              Won        Status

 1           2          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont/Nat’l Guard GED Plus Chevrolet            334                    195         **    10         $541,874      Running

 2           9          48            Jimmie Johnson           KOBALT Tools Chevrolet                                  334                    175           *      5           367,724      Running

 3         14          16            Greg Biffle                   3M Ford                                                             334                    170           *      5           249,625      Running

 4           7          14            Tony Stewart              Old Spice/Office Depot Chevrolet                     334                    165           *      5           219,146      Running

 5           3          17            Matt Kenseth               DEWALT Ford                                                   334                    160           *      5           221,363      Running

 6         23            5            Mark Martin                  Cheez-It/CARQUEST Chevrolet                         334                    155           *      5           163,975      Running

 7         16          42            Juan Pablo Montoya    Target Chevrolet                                               334                    146                              184,071      Running

 8         28            2            Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                334                    147           *      5           151,000      Running

 9         15          31            Jeff Burton                  Caterpillar Chevrolet                                          334                    138                              176,304      Running

10        13          99            Carl Edwards              Aflac Ford                                                         334                    139           *      5           176,579      Running

11          1          00            David Reutimann         Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota                        334                    135           *      5           172,346      Running

12        22          11            Denny Hamlin              FedEx Ground Toyota                                       334                    127                              139,025      Running

13          5          98            Paul Menard                Quaker State/Menards Ford                              334                    129           *      5           156,079      Running

14        32          12            David Stremme            Penske Dodge                                                   334                    121                              155,213      Running

15        21          39            Ryan Newman            U.S. ARMY Chevrolet                                        334                    118                              150,002      Running

16        18          83            Brian Vickers              Red Bull Toyota                                                 334                    120           *      5           147,746      Running

17        12          77            Sam Hornish Jr.           Mobil 1 Dodge                                                    334                    112                              136,833      Running

18          8          18            Kyle Busch                  Interstate Batteries Toyota                                333                    114           *      5           160,246      Running

19          6            9            Kasey Kahne              Budweiser Dodge                                             333                    106                              153,371      Running

20        20          88            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       AMP Energy/National Guard Chevrolet             333                    108           *      5           128,625      Running

21        35          07            Casey Mears               Jack Daniel's Chevrolet                                     333                    100                              125,375      Running

22        19          33            Clint Bowyer               Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevrolet             333                      97                              109,575      Running

23        40          25            Brad Keselowski         GoDaddy.com Chevrolet                                   332                      94                              105,325      Running

24        34          55            Michael Waltrip            NAPA Toyota                                                    332                      91                              114,475      Running

25        31            1            Martin Truex Jr.           Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet                                332                      88                              140,913      Running

26        26          34            John Andretti               MyAutoLoan.com Chevrolet                              332                      85                              111,275      Running

27        17          29            Kevin Harvick              Shell/Pennzoil Chevrolet                                    331                      82                              139,593      Running

28        37          21            Bill Elliott                       Motorcraft Ford                                                 331                      79                              100,075      Running

29        30          71            David Gilliland              Capital Window Chevrolet                                 330                      76                                95,775      Running

30        10          20    #      Joey Logano               Home Depot Toyota                                           330                      73                              145,524      Running

31        33          78            Regan Smith                Furniture Row Chevrolet                                   330                      70                                92,700      Running

32        42          19            Elliott Sadler                 Best Buy Dodge                                                329                      67                              102,700      Running

33        41            8            Aric Almirola                Guitar Hero Metallica Chevrolet                         328                      64                              102,450      Running

34        25          44            AJ Allmendinger          Super 8 Dodge                                                  328                      61                                92,400      Running

35        39          13    #      Max Papis                    GEICO Toyota                                                    326                      58                                88,275      Running

36        38          43            Reed Sorenson           McDonald's Dodge                                            315                      55                              127,524      Running

37          4            6            David Ragan                UPS Ford                                                           293                      57           *      5             94,025      Engine

38        36          26            Jamie McMurray          Valvoline/Sears Ford                                        255                      49                                92,875      Running

39        29            7            Robby Gordon             Jim Beam Toyota                                               249                      46                              104,058      Engine

40        24          96            Bobby Labonte            Ask.com Ford                                                    229                      43                              112,802      Accident

41        11          47            Marcos Ambrose        Clorox Toyota                                                    216                      40                                99,606      Engine

42        27          09            Mike Bliss                    Miccosukee Indian Gaming & Resort Dodge       76                      37                                84,390      Clutch

43        43          66            Dave Blaney                Prism Motorsports Toyota                                   48                      34                                84,717      Brakes

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

Failed to qualify: (5) #87 Joe Nemechek, #82 Scott Speed, #41 Jeremy Mayfield, #64 Todd Bodine, #36 Scott Riggs.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 176,300, Jeff Gordon won the Samsung 500, his 82nd NASCAR Sprint Cup victory.

 

TIME OF RACE:  3 hours, 25 minutes, 22 seconds                                AVERAGE SPEED: 146.372 mph                        MARGIN OF VICTORY:  0.378 second

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD:  David Reutimann (190.517 mph, 28.344 secs.)

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD: Drew Blickensderfer (crew chief for Matt Kenseth)

DOW AUTOMOTIVE “STRATEGIC CALL OF THE RACE” AWARD: Jimmie Johnson

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Jeff Gordon

GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST LAP AWARD: Jeff Gordon (186.123 mph, Lap 310)

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD: Jeff Gordon

MOBIL 1 “COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Juan Pablo Montoya

MOOG CHASSIS PARTS PROBLEM SOLVER OF THE RACE AWARD: Alan Gustafson (crew chief for Mark Martin)

NASCAR SPRINT CUP LEADER BONUS:  Jeff Gordon ($50,000)++

O’REILLY AUTO PARTS “PEOPLE, SERVICE & PERFORMANCE” AWARD: Matt Kenseth (280.419 seconds)

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Joey Logano

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD:  Jeff Gordon

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD: Jeff Gordon (217.453 secs.)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: David Reutimann (40 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 6 cautions for 30 laps. [Beneficiary in Brackets] 98-102 (Debris [44]); 157-161 (Car #19-Spin, Frontstretch [83]); 221-225 (Oil on Track [83]); 233-236 (Car #33, 77 & 96-Accident, Turn 2 [98]); 252-258 (Oil on Track [00]); 305-308 (Car #12-Spin, Turn 4 [39]).

LAP LEADERS: 28 lead changes among 14 drivers. Reutimann-pole, J. Gordon 1-7, Reutimann 8-46, Kenseth 47-50, Reutimann 51, Stewart 52, Ky. Busch 53-54, Kenseth 55-87, Stewart 88-98, Kenseth 99-116, Biffle 117-152, J. Gordon 153, Ragan 154, Ku. Busch 155, Martin 156, Biffle 157-208, Stewart 209-211, J. Gordon 212, Martin 213-214, Johnson 215, Menard 216, Biffle 217-221, J. Gordon 222-252, Earnhardt 253-258, J. Gordon 259-295, Edwards 296-304, Stewart 305, Vickers 306, J. Gordon 307-334.

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

 


NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES TOP 12 (Wins)

 1 –Jeff Gordon                     1,154          (1)

 2 –Jimmie Johnson                992          (1)

 3 –Kurt Busch                         974          (1)

 4 –Clint Bowyer                      967          (0)

 5 –Tony Stewart                     963          (0)

 6 –Denny Hamlin                    938          (0)

 7 –Kyle Busch                         914          (2)

 8 –Carl Edwards                      889          (0)

 9 –Matt Kenseth                     864          (2)

10–Kasey Kahne                     851          (0)

11–David Reutimann               845          (0)

12–Jeff Burton                         835          (0)

 

MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                   Pts         Wins

Chevrolet                     48          2

Ford                             38          2

Toyota                         37          2

Dodge                          31          1

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Joey Logano                                75

Scott Speed                                 63

Max Papis                                    19

 

MOOG PROBLEM SOLVER OF RACE

AWARD                          Car #     Pts.

Chad Knaus                   (#48)        1

Drew Blickensderfer        (#17)        1

Steve Letarte                 (#24)        1

 


DOW AUTOMOTIVE STRATEGIC CALL OF

THE RACE AWARD        Car #            Pts.

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)                2

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)                2

Kyle Busch                     (#18)                2

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                      Car #            Pts.

Juan Pablo Montoya     (#42)                3

Kurt Busch                     (#  2)                2

David Reutimann           (#00)                1

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                        Car #          Pts.

Kyle Busch                       (#18)              2

David Reutimann             (#00)              1

Denny Hamlin                  (#11)              1

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                        Car #          Pts.

Drew Blickensderfer          (#17)              1

Shane Wilson                  (#33)              1

Tony Gibson                    (#39)              1

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST

LAP AWARD                  Car #            Pts.

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)                3

Jimmie Johnson            (#48)                1

Denny Hamlin                (#11)                1

 


O’REILLY AUTO PARTS “PEOPLE,

SERVICE & PERFORMANCE” AWARD

                                    Car #          Pts.

Tony Stewart               (#14)            2

Matt Kenseth               (#17)            1

Denny Hamlin              (#11)            1

 

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                    Car #            Pts.

Hendrick                       (#24)            89

Hendrick                       (#48)            69

JGR                             (#18)            58

 

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD

Mark Martin                                        2

Kyle Busch                                         1

David Reutimann                               1

Martin Truex Jr.                                 1

Brian Vickers                                      1

 

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD

                                    Car #          Pts.

Jeff Gordon                  (#24)              2

Jimmie Johnson          (#48)              1

Clint Bowyer                (#33)              1

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERF. AWARD

                                Car #          Pts.

Matt Kenseth               (#17)            2

Kyle Busch                   (#18)            2

Jimmie Johnson          (#48)            1


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS posted after the race

from NASCAR Statistics

OFFICIAL RESULTS WILL be posted ABOVE sometime Monday




NASCAR Race Number 7
Unofficial Race Results for the Samsung 500 - Sunday, April 5, 2009
Texas Motor Speedway - Fort Worth, TX - 1.5 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 334 Laps - 501 Miles - Purse: $7,384,649


Fin Str Car# Driver Sponsor
Manu
Laps
Run
Points Bonus
Pts
Total
Award
Status Times
Led
Laps
Led
1 2 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont/National Guard GED Plus Chevy 334 195 10 $541,874 Running 6 105
2 9 48 Jimmie Johnson Kobalt Tools Chevy 334 175 5 $367,724 Running 1 1
3 14 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 334 170 5 $249,625 Running 3 93
4 7 14 Tony Stewart Old Spice/Office Depot Chevy 334 165 5 $219,146 Running 4 16
5 3 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 334 160 5 $221,363 Running 3 55
6 23 5 Mark Martin Cheez-It/CARQUEST Chevy 334 155 5 $163,975 Running 2 3
7 16 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 334 146 $184,071 Running
8 28 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 334 147 5 $151,000 Running 1 1
9 15 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevy 334 138 $176,304 Running
10 13 99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford 334 139 5 $176,579 Running 1 9
11 1 00 David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 334 135 5 $172,346 Running 2 40
12 22 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground Toyota 334 127 $139,025 Running
13 5 98 Paul Menard Quaker State/Menards Ford 334 129 5 $156,079 Running 1 1
14 32 12 David Stremme No. 12 Penske Dodge Dodge 334 121 $155,213 Running
15 21 39 Ryan Newman U.S. ARMY Chevy 334 118 $150,002 Running
16 18 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 334 120 5 $147,746 Running 1 1
17 12 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Mobil 1 Dodge 334 112 $136,833 Running
18 8 18 Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries Toyota 333 114 5 $160,246 Running 1 2
19 6 9 Kasey Kahne Budweiser Dodge 333 106 $153,371 Running
20 20 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. AMP Energy/National Guard Chevy 333 108 5 $128,625 Running 1 6
21 35 07 Casey Mears Jack Daniel's Chevy 333 100 $125,375 Running
22 19 33 Clint Bowyer Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevy 333 97 $109,575 Running
23 40 25 Brad Keselowski GoDaddy.com Chevy 332 94 $105,325 Running
24 34 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Toyota 332 91 $114,475 Running
25 31 1 Martin Truex Jr. Bass Pro Shops Chevy 332 88 $140,913 Running
26 26 34 John Andretti MyAutoLoan.com Chevy 332 85 $111,275 Running
27 17 29 Kevin Harvick Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 331 82 $139,593 Running
28 37 21 Bill Elliott Motorcraft Ford 331 79 $100,075 Running
29 30 71 David Gilliland Capital Window Chevy 330 76 $95,775 Running
30 10 20 Joey Logano # Home Depot Toyota 330 73 $145,524 Running
31 33 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row Chevy 330 70 $92,700 Running
32 42 19 Elliott Sadler Best Buy Dodge 329 67 $102,700 Running
33 41 8 Aric Almirola Guitar Hero Metallica Chevy 328 64 $102,450 Running
34 25 44 A J Allmendinger Super 8 Dodge 328 61 $92,400 Running
35 39 13 Max Papis # GEICO Toyota 326 58 $88,275 Running
36 38 43 Reed Sorenson McDonald's Dodge 315 55 $127,524 Running
37 4 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 293 57 5 $94,025 Engine 1 1
38 36 26 Jamie McMurray Valvoline/Sears Ford 255 49 $92,875 Running
39 29 7 Robby Gordon Jim Beam Toyota 249 46 $104,058 Engine
40 24 96 Bobby Labonte Ask.com Ford 229 43 $112,802 Accident
41 11 47 Marcos Ambrose Clorox Toyota 216 40 $99,606 Engine
42 27 09 Mike Bliss Miccosukee Indian Gaming & Resort Dodge 76 37 $84,390 Clutch
43 43 66 Dave Blaney Prism Motorsports Toyota 48 34 $84,717 Brakes


Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 176,300, Jeff Gordon won the Samsung 500, his 82nd NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory. No cars dropped to the rear to start the race.

Failed to Qualify: (5) 87 Joe Nemechek, 82 Scott Speed #, 41 Jeremy Mayfield, 64 Todd Bodine, 36 Scott Riggs.

Time of Race: 3 Hrs, 25 Mins, 22 Secs.
Average Speed: 146.372 MPH
Margin of Victory: 0.378 Seconds

Caution Flags: 6 for 30 laps: Laps: 98-102 (Debris [44]); 157-161 (#19 spun frontstretch [83]); 221-225 (Oil on track [83]); 233-236 (#33, 77, 96 accident turn 2 [98]); 252-258 (Oil on track [00]); 305-308 (#12 spun turn 4 [39]).

Lead Changes: 28 among 14 drivers: D. Reutimann 0; J. Gordon 1-7; D. Reutimann 8-46; M. Kenseth 47-50; D. Reutimann 51; T. Stewart 52; Kyle Busch 53-54; M. Kenseth 55-87; T. Stewart 88-98; M. Kenseth 99-116; G. Biffle 117-152; J. Gordon 153; D. Ragan 154; Kurt Busch 155; M. Martin 156; G. Biffle 157-208; T. Stewart 209-211; J. Gordon 212; M. Martin 213-214; J. Johnson 215; P. Menard 216; G. Biffle 217-221; J. Gordon 222-252; D. Earnhardt Jr. 253-258; J. Gordon 259-295; C. Edwards 296-304; T. Stewart 305; B. Vickers 306; J. Gordon 307-334.

Coors Light Pole Award : David Reutimann, #00 (190.517 mph)
DIRECTV Crew Chief of the Race : Matt Kenseth, #17
DOW Automotive Strategic Call of the Race : Jimmie Johnson, #48
EA Sports Move of the Race : Jeff Gordon, #24
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap : Jeff Gordon, #24 (186.123 mph, Lap 310)
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder : Jeff Gordon, #24
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race : Juan Pablo Montoya, #42
Moog Chassis Parts Problem Solver of the Race : Mark Martin, #5 (.37 sec )
O'Reilly People, Service and Performance Award : Matt Kenseth, #17 (280.419 sec)
Raybestos Rookie of the Race : Joey Logano, #20
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Jeff Gordon, #24
Tissot Pit Road Precision Award : Jeff Gordon, #24 (217.453 sec)
WIX Lap Leader : David Reutimann, #00 (40 Laps)

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