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2015 Race 10 – GEICO 500

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Race Stats

Date: May 3, 2015
Track: Talladega Superspeedway
Duration: 3:08:08
Pole Speed: 194.793 mph
Race Speed: 159.487 mph
Cautions: 6 for 23 laps
Margin of Victory: 0.158 seconds
Lead Changes: 27 among 15 drivers

Results

Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Money Status Led Pts
1 4 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Nationwide Insurance Chevrolet 188 306,065 Running 67 48
2 5 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe Chevrolet 188 256,121 Running 50 43
3 7 27 Paul Menard Quaker State/Menards Chevrolet 188 190,060 Running 0 41
4 3 21 Ryan Blaney Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford 188 148,385 Running 0 0
5 36 78 Martin Truex Jr Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet 188 159,600 Running 0 39
6 12 9 Sam Hornish Jr Medallion Bank Ford 188 156,715 Running 0 38
7 18 31 Ryan Newman Caterpillar Chevrolet 188 151,670 Running 0 37
8 24 4 Kevin Harvick Outback Steakhouse Chevrolet 188 168,570 Running 1 37
9 17 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Express Toyota 188 127,645 Running 5 36
10 34 98 Josh Wise Phoenix Construction Ford 188 111,070 Running 1 35
11 27 1 Jamie McMurray McDonald’s Chevrolet 188 138,701 Running 0 33
12 19 41 Kurt Busch Haas Automation Chevrolet 188 127,435 Running 1 33
13 41 35 Cole Whitt Speed Stick GEAR Ford 188 125,618 Running 2 32
14 42 23 J.J. Yeley Dr. Pepper Toyota 188 121,993 Running 0 0
15 28 43 Aric Almirola Fresh From Florida Ford 188 142,146 Running 0 29
16 37 7 Alex Bowman Golden Corral Chevrolet 188 117,918 Running 0 28
17 31 47 AJ Allmendinger Kroger/Hungry Jack Chevrolet 188 128,518 Running 0 27
18 43 83 Matt DiBenedetto Dustless Blasting Toyota 188 109,157 Running 0 26
19 6 14 Tony Stewart Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet 188 128,724 Running 6 26
20 39 38 David Gilliland Farmers Insurance Ford 188 108,710 Running 1 25
21 25 10 Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com Chevrolet 188 107,435 Running 0 23
22 15 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 188 143,851 Running 0 22
23 35 51 Justin Allgaier Brandt Professional Agriculture Chevrolet 188 106,110 Running 1 22
24 38 34 Chris Buescher CSX: Play It Safe Ford 188 94,185 Running 0 0
25 8 20 Matt Kenseth Dollar General Toyota 188 133,721 Running 0 19
26 29 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Fifth Third Bank Ford 188 104,085 Running 1 19
27 32 32 Bobby Labonte C&J Energy Services Ford 188 95,435 Running 1 18
28 11 13 Casey Mears GEICO Chevrolet 188 102,885 Running 1 17
29 40 46 Michael Annett Bene-fit Chevrolet 188 91,685 Running 0 15
30 10 15 Clint Bowyer Peak Commercial & Industrial Toyota 188 128,643 Running 0 14
31 1 24 Jeff Gordon Drive To End Hunger/AARP Chevrolet 188 145,871 Running 47 14
32 22 19 Carl Edwards Arris Toyota 188 97,685 Running 0 12
33 21 22 Joey Logano Shell/Pennzoil Ford 186 138,268 Running 0 11
34 2 5 Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance Chevrolet 158 109,435 Running 3 11
35 14 3 Austin Dillon Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet 157 127,721 Engine 0 9
36 23 55 Michael Waltrip Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota 151 117,874 Running 0 8
37 20 16 Greg Biffle Ortho Ford 147 121,469 Running 0 7
38 9 18 David Ragan Pedigree Toyota 123 129,515 Running 0 6
39 30 40 Landon Cassill Hillman Racing Chevrolet 91 80,465 Accident 0 0
40 33 62 Brendan Gaughan Dia Thrive Chevrolet 90 76,465 Accident 0 0
41 26 6 Trevor Bayne AdvoCare Ford 46 117,040 Accident 0 3
42 13 42 Kyle Larson Target Chevrolet 46 96,373 Accident 0 2
43 16 33 Brian Scott Shore Lodge Chevrolet 18 64,965 Engine 0 0

Points

Pos Driver Pts Behind
1 Kevin Harvick 394 Leader
2 Martin Truex Jr 354 -40
3 Jimmie Johnson 342 -52
4 Joey Logano 335 -59
5 Dale Earnhardt Jr 319 -75
6 Brad Keselowski 305 -89
7 Jamie McMurray 297 -97
8 Matt Kenseth 292 -102
9 Kasey Kahne 286 -108
10 Denny Hamlin 281 -113
11 Paul Menard 280 -114
12 Aric Almirola 279 -115
13 Jeff Gordon 277 -117
14 Ryan Newman 271 -123
15 Kurt Busch 255 -139
16 Danica Patrick 253 -141
17 Clint Bowyer 249 -145
18 Carl Edwards 240 -154
19 AJ Allmendinger 229 -165
20 David Ragan 224 -170
21 Casey Mears 217 -177
22 Greg Biffle 210 -184
23 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 207 -187
24 Kyle Larson 207 -187
25 Austin Dillon 203 -191
26 David Gilliland 200 -194
27 Justin Allgaier 193 -201
28 Sam Hornish Jr 182 -212
29 Trevor Bayne 177 -217
30 Tony Stewart 174 -220
31 Cole Whitt 168 -226
32 Brett Moffitt 151 -243
33 Alex Bowman 131 -263
34 Michael Annett 116 -278
35 Josh Wise 100 -294
36 Matt DiBenedetto 90 -304
37 Michael McDowell 79 -315
38 Jeb Burton 51 -343
39 Alex Kennedy 40 -354
40 Bobby Labonte 38 -356
41 Brian Vickers 32 -362
42 Michael Waltrip 26 -368
43 Reed Sorenson 22 -372
44 Mike Wallace 8 -386
45 Ron Hornaday Jr 2 -392