Las Vegas Motor Speedway
American Shelby
February 28, 2010

Official Results from
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NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES OFFICIAL RACE REPORT No. 3

SHELBY AMERICAN

LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Las Vegas, Nev. – Feb. 28, 2010

1.5-Mile Oval

400.5 M – 267 L – Purse: $6,288,475

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Fin.      Str.         Car                                                                                                                                         NSCS       Bonus      Driver

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

 1         20         48       Jimmie Johnson           Lowe's/KOBALT Tools Chevrolet                             267          190             *5       130.2       $405,628  Running

 2         34         29       Kevin Harvick              Pennzoil Ultra Chevrolet                                            267          175             *5       107.3         287,826  Running

 3           2         24       Jeff Gordon                 DuPont/Pepsi Max Chevrolet                                     267          175         **10       144.2         249,851  Running

 4           8           5       Mark Martin                  GoDaddy.com Chevrolet                                           267          160                       101.1         171,200  Running

 5         11         17       Matt Kenseth               Crown Royal Ford                                                     267          160             *5       115.9         180,676  Running

 6           6         20       Joey Logano               Home Depot Toyota                                                   267          150                         94.0         163,365  Running

 7           9         14       Tony Stewart              Old Spice/Office Depot Chevrolet                             267          151             *5       108.1         157,923  Running

 8         13         33       Clint Bowyer               Cheerios/Hamburger Helper Chevrolet                     267          147             *5         89.4         121,050  Running

 9         19           9       Kasey Kahne              Budweiser Ford                                                        267          138                         87.2         152,340  Running

10          7         16       Greg Biffle                   3M Ford                                                                     267          139             *5       103.6         116,925  Running

11        22         31       Jeff Burton                  Caterpillar Chevrolet                                                  267          130                         99.8         138,615  Running

12        12         99       Carl Edwards              Aflac/Kellogg’s Ford                                                  267          127                         92.0         139,098  Running

13        17         00       David Reutimann         TUMS Toyota                                                             267          124                         82.5         137,781  Running

14        32         47       Marcos Ambrose        Kingsford/Scott Branded Products Toyota               267          121                         78.9         126,848  Running

15          5         18       Kyle Busch                  M&M's Toyota                                                            267          123             *5       101.1         144,581  Running

16          4         88       Dale Earnhardt Jr.       National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet                     267          115                         82.5         105,975  Running

17        26         98       Paul Menard                Moen/Menards Ford                                                  267          112                         66.2         105,425  Running

18          3         39       Ryan Newman            Tornados Chevrolet                                                  267          109                         75.3         123,404  Running

19        27         11       Denny Hamlin              FedEx Ground Toyota                                               267          106                         67.9         110,975  Running

20        35         56       Martin Truex Jr.           NAPA Gold Filters Toyota                                         267          103                         68.6           99,175  Running

21        28         78       Regan Smith                Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet                               267          100                         61.3         100,575  Running

22        23         82       Scott Speed                Red Bull Toyota                                                         266          102             *5         65.6         108,048  Running

23        18           6       David Ragan                UPS Ford                                                                   266            94                         62.6         100,925  Running

24        25         34       Travis Kvapil               Long John Silver's Ford                                            265            91                         52.3           89,600  Running

25        40         43       AJ Allmendinger          Valvoline Ford                                                           265            88                         55.3         126,001  Running

26        16         12       Brad Keselowski         Penske Dodge                                                           265            85                         61.9         113,910  Running

27        37         19       Elliott Sadler                 Stanley Ford                                                              265            82                         49.1           93,650  Running

28        14         77       Sam Hornish Jr.           Mobil 1 Dodge                                                            264            79                         56.8           90,150  Running

29        36         66       Dave Blaney                PRISM Motorsports Toyota                                        264            76                         45.6           82,925  Running

30        38         38       David Gilliland              Taco Bell Ford                                                           263            73                         40.9         101,910  Running

31        31         83       Brian Vickers              Red Bull Toyota                                                         262            70                         42.2         122,898  Running

32        42           7       Robby Gordon             Monster Energy Toyota                                             262            67                         38.0           95,823  Running

33        21         13       Max Papis                    GEICO Toyota                                                            262            64                         37.4           82,000  Running

34        24           1       Jamie McMurray          McDonald's Chevrolet                                               260            61                         51.7         118,479  Running

35          1           2       Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                        259            58                         76.1         131,898  Running

36        39         37       Kevin Conway #         Extenze Ford                                                             256            55                         29.1           94,498  Running

37        10         42       Juan Pablo Montoya    Target Chevrolet                                                       247            52                         71.5         115,606  Running

38        29         71       Bobby Labonte            TaxSlayer.com Chevrolet                                          216            49                         44.0           80,000  Running

39        30         36       Mike Bliss                    Kim Kardashian Fragrance Chevrolet                       135            46                         35.6           79,800  Accident

40        41         26       Boris Said                    Sacred Power/Southern Pride Trucking Ford           134            43                         26.9           87,550  Rear Gear

41        15         87       Joe Nemechek             FrontRowJoe.com Toyota                                           65            40                         43.0           79,300 Overheating

42        33         55       Michael McDowell       PRISM Motorsports Toyota                                          40            37                         29.9           79,155  Brakes

43        43         09       Aric Almirola                Phoenix Racing Chevrolet                                           23            34                         27.3           79,431  Vibration

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

Failed to qualify: (2) #90 Casey Mears, #46 Terry Cook.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 150,000, Johnson won the Shelby American, his 49th NASCAR Sprint Cup victory. To start the race, the following car dropped to the rear of the field for the reason indicated: No. 43 (engine change).

 

TIME OF RACE:  2 hours, 49 minutes, 53 seconds                                    AVERAGE SPEED: 141.450 mph                               MARGIN OF VICTORY:  1.874 seconds

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD: Kurt Busch (188.719 mph, 28.614 secs.) TRACK RECORD

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

GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST LAP AWARD: Jeff Gordon (180.971 mph, Lap 236)

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD: Jeff Gordon

MOBIL 1 “COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE” AWARD: David Reutimann

MOOG CHASSIS PARTS PROBLEM SOLVER OF THE RACE AWARD: Kenny Francis (crew chief for Kasey Kahne)

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

O’REILLY AUTO PARTS POSITION IMPROVEMENT AWARD: Kevin Harvick (32 places)

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD: Kevin Conway

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD: Jimmie Johnson

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD: Martin Truex Jr. (207.012 sec.)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Tony Stewart (7 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 7 cautions for 29 laps. [Beneficiary] 3-5 (#37-Spin Turn 2 [None]); 47-52 (#36-Accident Turn 2 [77]); 54-56 (Caution light malfunction [34]); 89-92 (#77-Spin Frontstretch [82]); 94-97 (#1, 2, 42-Accident Turn 4 [43]); 109-113 (Caution light malfunction [34]); 230-233 (#37-Spin Turn 2 [00]).

LAP LEADERS: 18 lead changes among 9 drivers. Ku. Busch-pole, J. Gordon 1-52, Biffle 53-56, J. Gordon 57-89, Kenseth 90-98, J. Gordon 99-109, Speed 110-113, J. Gordon 114-160, Johnson 161, Harvick 162, Ky. Busch 163, Stewart 164-165, J. Gordon 166-213, Harvick 214, Stewart 215-219, J. Gordon 220-230, Bowyer 231-233, J. Gordon 234-250, Johnson 251-267.

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

 


NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES TOP 12 (Wins)

 1 –Kevin Harvick                         506           (0)

 2 –Clint Bowyer                          459           (0)

 3 –Mark Martin                             457           (0)

 4 –Matt Kenseth                          448           (0)

 5 –Jimmie Johnson                      443           (2)

 6 –Greg Biffle                              443           (0)

 7 –Jeff Burton                             430           (0)

 8 –Joey Logano                          413           (0)

 9 –David Reutimann                     397           (0)

10–Carl Edwards                         389           (0)

11–Tony Stewart                         386           (0)

12–Kyle Busch                             375           (0)

 

O’REILLY AUTO PARTS POSITION

IMPROVEMENT AWARD

                                      Car #            Pts.

Kevin Harvick                 (#29)              1

Greg Biffle                     (#16)              1

Jeff Burton                     (#31)              1

 

MOOG PROBLEM SOLVER OF RACE

AWARD                          Car #            Pts.

Todd Berrier                  (#31)              1

Lance McGrew               (#88)              1

Kenny Francis                (#  9)              1

 


MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                   Pts         Wins

Chevrolet                     27              3

Ford                             15              0

Toyota                         14              0

Dodge                          10              0

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                      Car #            Pts.

David Reutimann           (#00)              1

Jamie McMurray            (#  1)              1

Kurt Busch                     (#  2)              1

 

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD

Kurt Busch                                           1

Mark Martin                                          1

Jamie McMurray                                  1

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Kevin Conway                                22

Terry Cook                                       3

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERF. AWARD

                                Car #          Pts.

Jimmie Johnson          (#48)            2

Jamie McMurray          (#  1)            1

 


GOODYEAR GATORBACK BELTS FASTEST

LAP AWARD                  Car #          Pts.

Jeff Gordon                    (#24)              1

Kasey Kahne                 (#  9)              1

Juan Pablo Montoya     (#42)              1

 

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                    Car #              Pts.

Earnhardt/Childress      (#29)                42

Hendrick                       (#48)                36

Hendrick                       (#  5)                33

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                        Car #          Pts.

Kevin Harvick                   (#29)              1

Jeff Burton                       (#31)              1

Tony Stewart                   (#14)              1

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                        Car #          Pts.

Gil Martin                        (#29)              2

Greg Zipadelli                 (#20)              1

 

TISSOT “PIT ROAD PRECISION” AWARD

                                    Car #              Pts.

Jeff Gordon                  (#24)                  1

Martin Truex Jr.           (#  1)                  1

Juan Pablo Montoya   (#42)                  1


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

NASCAR Race Number 3
Unofficial Race Results for the Shelby American
Sunday, February 28, 2010
Las Vegas Motor Speedway - Las Vegas, NV - 1.5 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 267 Laps - 400.5 Miles - Purse: $6,304,875

Fin Str Car# Driver Sponsor
Manu
Laps
Run
Points Bonus
Pts
Total
Award
Status Times
Led
Laps
Led
1 20 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's / Kobalt Tools Chevy 267 190 5 130.2 $405,628 Running 2 18
2 34 29 Kevin Harvick Pennzoil Ultra Chevy 267 175 5 107.3 $287,826 Running 2 2
3 2 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont / Pepsi Max Chevy 267 175 10 144.2 $249,851 Running 7 219
4 8 5 Mark Martin GoDaddy.com Chevy 267 160   101.1 $171,200 Running    
5 11 17 Matt Kenseth Crown Royal Ford 267 160 5 115.9 $180,676 Running 1 9
6 6 20 Joey Logano Home Depot Toyota 267 150   94 $163,365 Running    
7 9 14 Tony Stewart Old Spice / Office Depot Chevy 267 151 5 108.1 $157,923 Running 2 7
8 13 33 Clint Bowyer Cheerios / Hamburger Helper Chevy 267 147 5 89.4 $121,050 Running 1 3
9 19 9 Kasey Kahne Budweiser Ford 267 138   87.2 $152,340 Running    
10 7 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 267 139 5 103.6 $116,925 Running 1 4
11 22 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevy 267 130   99.8 $138,615 Running    
12 12 99 Carl Edwards Aflac / Kelloggs Ford 267 127   92 $139,098 Running    
13 17 00 David Reutimann Tums Toyota 267 124   82.5 $137,781 Running    
14 32 47 Marcos Ambrose Kingsford / Scotts Toyota 267 121   78.9 $126,848 Running    
15 5 18 Kyle Busch M&M's Toyota 267 123 5 101.1 $144,581 Running 1 1
16 4 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard / AMP Energy Chevy 267 115   82.5 $105,975 Running    
17 26 98 Paul Menard Moen / Menards Ford 267 112   66.2 $105,425 Running    
18 3 39 Ryan Newman Tornados Chevy 267 109   75.3 $123,404 Running    
19 27 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground Toyota 267 106   67.9 $110,975 Running    
20 35 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Gold Filters Toyota 267 103   68.6 $99,175 Running    
21 28 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row Chevy 267 100   61.3 $100,575 Running    
22 23 82 Scott Speed Red Bull Toyota 266 102 5 65.6 $108,048 Running 1 4
23 18 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 266 94   62.6 $100,925 Running    
24 25 34 Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's Ford 265 91   52.3 $89,600 Running    
25 40 43 A J Allmendinger Valvoline Ford 265 88   55.3 $126,001 Running    
26 16 12 Brad Keselowski Penske Dodge 265 85   61.9 $113,910 Running    
27 37 19 Elliott Sadler Stanley Ford 265 82   49.1 $93,650 Running    
28 14 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Mobil 1 Dodge 264 79   56.8 $90,150 Running    
29 36 66 Dave Blaney PRISM Motorsports Toyota 264 76   45.6 $82,925 Running    
30 38 38 David Gilliland Taco Bell Ford 263 73   40.9 $101,910 Running    
31 31 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 262 70   42.2 $122,898 Running    
32 42 7 Robby Gordon Monster Energy Toyota 262 67   38 $95,823 Running    
33 21 13 Max Papis GEICO Toyota 262 64   37.4 $82,000 Running    
34 24 1 Jamie McMurray McDonald's Chevy 260 61   51.7 $118,479 Running    
35 1 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 259 58   76.1 $131,898 Running    
36 39 37 Kevin Conway # Extenze Ford 256 55   29.1 $94,498 Running    
37 10 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 247 52   71.5 $115,606 Running    
38 29 71 Bobby Labonte TaxSlayer.com Chevy 216 49   44 $80,000 Running    
39 30 36 Mike Bliss Kim Kardashian Fragrance Chevy 135 46   35.6 $79,800 Accident    
40 41 26 Boris Said Southern Pride Trucking Ford 134 43   26.9 $87,550 Rear Gear    
41 15 87 Joe Nemechek FrontRowJoe.com Toyota 65 40   43 $79,300 Overheating    
42 33 55 Michael McDowell PRISM Motorsports Toyota 40 37   29.9 $79,155 Brakes    
43 43 09 Aric Almirola Phoenix Racing Chevy 23 34   27.3 $79,431 Vibration    

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 150,000,Jimmie Johnson won the Shelby American, his 49th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory.

To start the race, the following cars dropped to the rear of the field for the reasons indicated:No. 43 (engine change).

Failed to Qualify: (2) 90 Casey Mears, 46 Terry Cook #.

Time of Race: 2 Hrs, 49 Mins, 53 Secs.
Average Speed: 141.450 MPH
Margin of Victory: 1.874 Seconds

Caution Flags: 7 for 29 laps: Laps: 3-5 (#37 spin Turn 2 [None]); 47-52 (#36 accident Turn 2 [77]); 54-56 (Caution light malfunction [34]); 89-92 (#77 spin frontstretch [82]); 94-97 (#1, 2, 42 accident Turn 4 [43]); 109-113 (Caution light malfunction [34]); 230-233 (#37 spin Turn 2 [00]).

Lead Changes: 18 among 9 drivers: 0; J. Gordon 1-52; G. Biffle 53-56; J. Gordon 57-89; M. Kenseth 90-98; J. Gordon 99-109; S. Speed 110-113; J. Gordon 114-160; J. Johnson 161; K. Harvick 162; Kyle Busch 163; T. Stewart 164-165; J. Gordon 166-213; K. Harvick 214; T. Stewart 215-219; J. Gordon 220-230; C. Bowyer 231-233; J. Gordon 234-250; J. Johnson 251-267.

Coors Light Pole Award : Kurt Busch, #2 188.719 mph
DIRECTV Crew Chief of the Race : Joey Logano, #20 crew chief Greg Zipadelli
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap : Jeff Gordon, #24 180.971 mph, Lap 236
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race : Jeff Gordon, #24
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race : David Reutimann, #00
Moog Chassis Parts Problem Solver of the Race : Kasey Kahne, #9 crew chief Kenny Francis, 0.386 seconds
O'Reilly Auto Parts Position Improvement Award : Kevin Harvick, #29 32 places
Raybestos Rookie of the Race : Kevin Conway, #37
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Jimmie Johnson, #48
Tissot Pit Road Precision : Martin Truex Jr, #56 207.012 seconds
WIX Filters Lap Leader : Tony Stewart, #14 7 Laps
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