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Truex Wins At Monster Mile

Martin Truex, Junior has won the Autism Speaks 400 NASCAR race. It's his first win on the Nextel Cup circuit. Truex, a former Busch series champion, snapped a 57-race winless streak on the Nextel circuit.

1. (26) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 400, 118.95 mph,
$295,045.00.
2. (1) Ryan Newman, Dodge, 400, $231,650.00.
3. (5) Carl Edwards, Ford, 400, $190,100.00.
4. (29) Denny Hamlin, Chevrolet, 400, $149,400.00.
5. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 400, $161,341.00.
6. (10) Greg Biffle, Ford, 400, $119,850.00.
7. (21) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 400, $128,308.00.
8. (15) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 400, $106,275.00.
9. (6) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 400, $138,261.00.
10. (33) Robby Gordon, Ford, 400, $97,675.00.
11. (4) Kasey Kahne, Dodge, 400, $140,566.00.
12. (9) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 400, $125,941.00.
13. (41) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 400, $109,125.00.
14. (31) David Ragan, Ford, 399, $126,225.00.
15. (27) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 399, $138,686.00.
16. (37) Sterling Marlin, Chevrolet, 399, $103,733.00.
17. (19) Kyle Busch, Chevrolet, 398, $100,400.00.
18. (3) Bobby Labonte, Dodge, 398, $128,711.00.
19. (24) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 398, $84,850.00.
20. (18) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 398, $132,186.00.
21. (25) Tony Raines, Chevrolet, 398, $91,975.00.
22. (2) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 398, $125,283.00.
23. (11) Scott Riggs, Dodge, 398, $91,375.00.
24. (8) Jamie McMurray, Ford, 398, $90,075.00.
25. (35) Joe Nemechek, Chevrolet, 397, $81,600.00.
26. (7) Elliott Sadler, Dodge, 397, $98,795.00.
27. (28) Reed Sorenson, Dodge, 397, $101,958.00.
28. (23) Michael Waltrip, Toyota, 395, $87,808.00.
29. (36) David Gilliland, Ford, 395, $106,214.00.
30. (38) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, 395, $96,897.00.
31. (16) Juan Pablo Montoya, Dodge, 395, $112,775.00.
32. (42) Johnny Sauter, Chevrolet, 394, $75,550.00.
33. (43) AJ Allmendinger, Toyota, 394, $75,400.00.
34. (39) Kyle Petty, Dodge, 393, $75,200.00.
35. (14) Bill Elliott, Ford, 393, $95,139.00.
36. (34) David Stremme, Dodge, 390, $74,850.00.
37. (32) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, 370, $102,613.00.
38. (20) Jeremy Mayfield, Toyota, 361, $74,595.00.
39. (40) Ricky Rudd, Ford, Accident, 352, $105,513.00.
40. (30) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, Accident, 327, $122,886.00.
41. (13) Ward Burton, Chevrolet, Accident, 324, $74,220.00.
42. (12) Kurt Busch, Dodge, Aggressive Driving-Parked, 271,
$108,298.00.
43. (22) Dale Jarrett, Toyota, Engine, 241, $74,307.00.
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Race Statistics
Time of Race: 3 hours, 21 minutes, 45 seconds.
Margin of Victory: 7.355 Seconds.
Caution Flags: 7 for 28 laps.
Lead Changes: 18 among 6 drivers.
Lap Leaders: R.Newman 1-27; K.Kahne 28-55; R.Newman 56-67;
J.Sauter 68; R.Newman 69-108; C.Edwards 109-124; M.Truex Jr.
125-136; R.Newman 137; M.Truex Jr. 138-141; R.Newman 142-157;
M.Truex Jr. 158-217; C.Edwards 218; C.Bowyer 219-220; M.Truex Jr.
221-271; C.Edwards 272; R.Newman 273-293; M.Truex Jr. 294-328;
R.Newman 329-346; M.Truex Jr. 347-400.
Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Lead, Laps Led): Martin Truex Jr.
6 times for 216 laps; Ryan Newman 7 times for 135 laps; Kasey Kahne
1 time for 28 laps; Carl Edwards 3 times for 18 laps; Clint Bowyer
1 time for 2 laps; Johnny Sauter 1 time for 1 lap.
Top 10 in Points: J.Gordon, 2,059; J.Johnson, 1,907; M.Kenseth,
1,869; D.Hamlin, 1,842; J.Burton, 1,704; C.Edwards, 1,584;
T.Stewart, 1,573; C.Bowyer, 1,525; K.Harvick, 1,518; Kyle Busch,
1,471.


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