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QUALIFYING is scheduled to START
at approx 6:45pm/et
on Friday, February 19, 2010


THIS IS UNOFFICIAL
but usually correct or darn close


STARTING LINEUP

Auto Club Speedway
Auto Club 500
Provided by NASCAR Statistics - Fri, February 19, 2010 @ 08:14 PM Eastern

Starting
Position
Car# Driver Sponsor &
Manufactuer
Qualifying
Speed
(mph)
Qualifying
Time
(seconds)
1 1 Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevy 183.744 39.185
2 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 183.477 39.242
3 33 Clint Bowyer Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevy 183.127 39.317
4 9 Kasey Kahne Budweiser Ford 182.913 39.363
5 66 Dave Blaney Prism Motorsports Toyota 182.908 39.364
6 29 Kevin Harvick Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 182.899 39.366
7 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevy 182.890 39.368
8 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Auto Club Dodge 182.811 39.385
9 18 Kyle Busch Interstate Batteries Toyota 182.788 39.390
10 5 Mark Martin GoDaddy.com Chevy 182.741 39.400
11 00 David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 182.597 39.431
12 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 182.292 39.497
13 82 Scott Speed Red Bull Toyota 182.195 39.518
14 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevy 182.085 39.542
15 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 181.974 39.566
16 14 Tony Stewart Old Spice/Office Depot Chevy 181.882 39.586
17 36 Mike Bliss Wave Energy Drink Chevy 181.749 39.615
18 39 Ryan Newman Haas Automation Chevy 181.726 39.620
19 20 Joey Logano Home Depot Toyota 181.671 39.632
20 17 Matt Kenseth Crown Royal Ford 181.502 39.669
21 12 Brad Keselowski AAA Insurance Dodge Dodge 181.333 39.706
22 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row Racing Chevy 181.324 39.708
23 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 181.315 39.710
24 09 Aric Almirola Phoenix Racing Chevy 181.315 39.710
25 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Toyota 181.301 39.713
26 47 Marcos Ambrose Armor All Toyota 181.228 39.729
27 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. AMP Energy Juice / National Guard Chevy 181.109 39.755
28 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 181.055 39.767
29 43 A J Allmendinger Best Buy Ford 181.041 39.770
30 55 Michael McDowell Prism Motorsports Toyota 180.895 39.802
31 99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford 180.768 39.830
32 87 Joe Nemechek FrontRowJoe.com Toyota 180.755 39.833
33 71 Bobby Labonte TaxSlayer.com Chevy 180.587 39.870
34 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Toyota 180.524 39.884
35 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 180.325 39.928
36 98 Paul Menard Energizer/Menards Ford 180.081 39.982
37 19 Elliott Sadler Stanley Ford 179.919 40.018
38 37 Kevin Conway # Extenze Ford 179.292 40.158
39 34 Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's Ford 178.975 40.229
40-OP 7 Robby Gordon Warner Music Nashville Toyota 176.302 40.839
41-OP 38 David Gilliland Taco Bell Ford 176.207 40.861
42-OP 26 Boris Said Sacred Power/Southern Pride Trucking Ford 0.000 0.000
43 13 Max Papis GEICO Toyota 180.501 39.889
DNQ 90 Casey Mears Keyed Up Motorsports 179.915 40.019
DNQ 35 Johnny Sauter Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevy 178.940 40.237
DNQ 46 Terry Cook # Whitney Motorsports Dodge 178.064 40.435

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender
a driver/car# in RED is a go-or-go-homer and had to qualify by speed to make the race
a driver/car# in BLUE is a go-or-go-homer and is a past series champions, eligible to use a past champ provisional

PC = Past Champion Provisional used
DNQ = Did not qualify
OP = made field by Owners Points - in the top 35 in owners points
WD = Withdrew before qualifying


Qualifying is OVER

QUALIFYING RESULTS by SPEED

THIS IS UNOFFICIAL

Qualifying after 46 of 46 drivers:

Pos Sched
Qual Pos
Actual
Qual Pos
Car# Driver Manu Qual Speed
(mph)
Qual Time
(seconds)
Last Practice Speed Practice
Rank
Difference
Qual vs Prac
(mph)
Owners
Points
Rank
1 25 25 1 Jamie McMurray Chevy 183.744 39.185 181.593 6 2.151 23
2 27 27 42 Juan PabloMontoya Chevy 183.477 39.242 182.320 3 1.157 8
3 1 1 33 Clint Bowyer Chevy 183.127 39.317 181.639 5 1.488 15
4 12 12 9 Kasey Kahne Ford 182.913 39.363 179.542 29 3.371 10
5 45 44 66 Dave Blaney Toyota 182.908 39.364 179.712 24 3.196 42-IN
6 5 5 29 Kevin Harvick Chevy 182.899 39.366 181.575 7 1.324 19
7 7 7 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevy 182.890 39.368 181.566 8 1.324 1
8 26 26 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Dodge 182.811 39.385 180.864 11 1.947 28
9 6 6 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 182.788 39.390 180.180 17 2.608 13
10 13 13 5 Mark Martin Chevy 182.741 39.400 182.927 1 -0.186 2
11 31 31 00 David Reutimann Toyota 182.597 39.431 180.023 19 2.574 16
12 4 4 2 Kurt Busch Dodge 182.292 39.497 181.406 9 0.886 4
13 36 34 82 Scott Speed Toyota 182.195 39.518 179.991 20 2.204 36-IN
14 22 22 31 Jeff Burton Chevy 182.085 39.542 181.869 4 0.216 17
15 2 2 6 David Ragan Ford 181.974 39.566 179.623 27 2.351 27
16 24 24 14 Tony Stewart Chevy 181.882 39.586 179.834 22 2.048 6
17 39 38 36 Mike Bliss Chevy 181.749 39.615 180.081 18 1.668 41-IN
18 21 21 39 Ryan Newman Chevy 181.726 39.620 182.449 2 -0.723 9
19 17 17 20 Joey Logano Toyota 181.671 39.632 181.118 10 0.553 20
20 14 14 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 181.502 39.669 177.936 36 3.566 14
21 29 29 12 Brad Keselowski Dodge 181.333 39.706 180.433 14 0.900 30
22 3 3 78 Regan Smith Chevy 181.324 39.708 179.256 31 2.068 21
23 18 18 83 Brian Vickers Toyota 181.315 39.710 179.024 33 2.291 12
24 40 39 09 Aric Almirola Chevy 181.315 39.710 179.533 30 1.782 38-IN
25 30 30 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 181.301 39.713 180.279 15 1.022 5
26 15 15 47 Marcos Ambrose Toyota 181.228 39.729 179.933 21 1.295 18
27 28 28 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevy 181.109 39.755 179.686 25 1.423 25
28 32 32 24 Jeff Gordon Chevy 181.055 39.767 180.433 13 0.622 3
29 16 16 43 A.J. Allmendinger Dodge 181.041 39.770 180.528 12 0.513 29
30 38 37 55 Michael McDowell Toyota 180.895 39.802 176.471 43 4.424 none-IN
31 9 9 99 Carl Edwards Ford 180.768 39.830 180.275 16 0.493 11
32 43 42 87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 180.755 39.833 178.869 34 1.886 39-IN
33 42 41 71 Bobby Labonte [PC1] Chevy 180.587 39.870 178.762 35 1.825 37-IN
34 8 8 56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 180.524 39.884 179.668 26 0.856 32
35 44 43 13 Max Papis Toyota 180.501 39.889 179.582 28 0.919 43-IN
36 10 10 16 Greg Biffle Ford 180.325 39.928 175.695 44 4.630 7
37 19 19 98 Paul Menard Ford 180.081 39.982 179.762 23 0.319 24
38 23 23 19 Elliott Sadler Ford 179.919 40.018 179.100 32 0.819 26
39 41 40 90 Casey Mears Chevy 179.915 40.019 177.296 40 2.619 none - DNQ
40 33 33 37 Kevin Conway # Ford 179.292 40.158 176.497 42 2.795 31
41 11 11 34 Travis Kvapil Ford 178.975 40.229 177.778 37 1.197 35
42 37 36 35 Johnny Sauter Chevy 178.940 40.237 177.052 41 1.888 none - DNQ
43 46 45 46 Terry Cook # Dodge 178.064 40.435 175.657 45 2.407 none - DNQ
44 35 36 7 Robby Gordon Toyota 176.302 40.839 177.730 38 -1.428 34
45 20 20 38 David Gilliland Ford 176.207 40.861 177.545 39 -1.338 33
46 34   26 Boris Said Ford 0.000 0.000 168.654 46 -168.654 22

a GREEN 'IN' means that team/driver have made the race, NOT in the top 35

a RED 'DNQ' means that team/driver will miss the race, NOT in the top 35

Last driver(s) to make an attempt in BLUE

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender


Qualifying Order:

Qualifying Order
Auto Club Speedway
Auto Club 500
Provided by NASCAR Statistics - Fri, February 19, 2010 @ 02:28 PM Eastern

Sched
Qual
Pos
Car# Driver Manu Final
Practice
Speed
Practice
Speed
Rank
Owners
Points
Rank
1 33 Clint Bowyer Chevy 181.639 5 15
2 6 David Ragan Ford 179.623 27 27
3 78 Regan Smith Chevy 179.256 31 21
4 2 Kurt Busch Dodge 181.406 9 4
5 29 Kevin Harvick Chevy 181.575 7 19
6 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 180.180 17 13
7 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevy 181.566 8 1
8 56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 179.668 26 32
9 99 Carl Edwards Ford 180.275 16 11
10 16 Greg Biffle Ford 175.695 44 7
11 34 Travis Kvapil Ford 177.778 37 35
12 9 Kasey Kahne Ford 179.542 29 10
13 5 Mark Martin Chevy 182.927 1 2
14 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 177.936 36 14
15 47 Marcos Ambrose Toyota 179.933 21 18
16 43 A J Allmendinger Ford 180.528 12 29
17 20 Joey Logano Toyota 181.118 10 20
18 83 Brian Vickers Toyota 179.024 33 12
19 98 Paul Menard Ford 179.762 23 24
20 38 David Gilliland Ford 177.545 39 33
21 39 Ryan Newman Chevy 182.449 2 9
22 31 Jeff Burton Chevy 181.869 4 17
23 19 Elliott Sadler Ford 179.100 32 26
24 14 Tony Stewart Chevy 179.834 22 6
25 1 Jamie McMurray Chevy 181.593 6 23
26 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Dodge 180.864 11 28
27 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevy 182.320 3 8
28 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevy 179.686 25 25
29 12 Brad Keselowski Dodge 180.433 14 30
30 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 180.279 15 5
31 00 David Reutimann Toyota 180.023 19 16
32 24 Jeff Gordon Chevy 180.433 13 3
33 37 Kevin Conway # Ford 176.497 42 31
34 26 Boris Said Ford 168.654 46 22
35 7 Robby Gordon Toyota 177.730 38 34
Go-or-Go Homers
not in Top 35 2009 Owners Points
36 82 Scott Speed Toyota 179.991 20 36
37 35 Johnny Sauter Chevy 177.052 41 none
38 55 Michael McDowell Toyota 176.471 43 none
39 36 Mike Bliss Chevy 180.081 18 41
40 09 Aric Almirola Chevy 179.533 30 38
41 90 Casey Mears Chevy 177.296 40 none
42 71 Bobby Labonte Chevy 178.762 35 37
43 87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 178.869 34 39
44 13 Max Papis Toyota 179.582 28 43
45 66 Dave Blaney Toyota 179.712 24 42
46 46 Terry Cook # Dodge 175.657 45 none


Drivers in RED will be required to qualify on time/speed, not in top 35

Drivers in MAROON will be required to qualify on time/speed, not in top 35
BUT has a past champions provisional available if needed, only one is used, so if there are two or more past champs
the driver who has won the championship most recently, gets the spot.

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender


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