NASCAR: Phoenix, Round 34

7th November 2004 - Checker Auto Parts 500



Practice 1

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 12 Ryan Newman Dodge 26.697 0.000 0.000 134.847 0.000 0.000 2. 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 26.950 0.253 0.253 133.581 1.266 1.266 3. 9 Kasey Kahne* Dodge 26.955 0.005 0.258 133.556 0.025 1.291 4. 38 Elliott Sadler Ford 26.971 0.016 0.274 133.477 0.079 1.370 5. 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 26.978 0.007 0.281 133.442 0.035 1.405 6. 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 27.005 0.027 0.308 133.309 0.133 1.538 7. 99 Carl Edwards Ford 27.028 0.023 0.331 133.195 0.114 1.652 8. 6 Mark Martin Ford 27.029 0.001 0.332 133.190 0.005 1.657 9. 2 Rusty Wallace Dodge 27.055 0.026 0.358 133.062 0.128 1.785 10. 18 Bobby Labonte Chevrolet 27.071 0.016 0.374 132.984 0.078 1.863 11. 16 Greg Biffle Ford 27.096 0.025 0.399 132.861 0.123 1.986 12. 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 27.117 0.021 0.420 132.758 0.103 2.089 13. 41 Casey Mears Dodge 27.147 0.030 0.450 132.611 0.147 2.236 14. 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 27.157 0.010 0.460 132.562 0.049 2.285 15. 25 Brian Vickers* Chevrolet 27.177 0.020 0.480 132.465 0.097 2.382 16. 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 27.195 0.018 0.498 132.377 0.088 2.470 17. 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge 27.197 0.002 0.500 132.367 0.010 2.480 18. 14 John Andretti Ford 27.210 0.013 0.513 132.304 0.063 2.543 19. 49 Ken Schrader Dodge 27.220 0.010 0.523 132.256 0.048 2.591 20. 09 Johnny Sauter* Dodge 27.263 0.043 0.566 132.047 0.209 2.800 21. 42 Jamie McMurray Dodge 27.265 0.002 0.568 132.037 0.010 2.810 22. 97 Kurt Busch Ford 27.266 0.001 0.569 132.033 0.004 2.814 23. 30 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 27.293 0.027 0.596 131.902 0.131 2.945 24. 43 Jeff Green Dodge 27.301 0.008 0.604 131.863 0.039 2.984 25. 31 Robby Gordon Chevrolet 27.310 0.009 0.613 131.820 0.043 3.027 26. 22 Scott Wimmer* Dodge 27.318 0.008 0.621 131.781 0.039 3.066 27. 21 Ricky Rudd Ford 27.319 0.001 0.622 131.776 0.005 3.071 28. 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 27.348 0.029 0.651 131.637 0.139 3.210 29. 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet 27.357 0.009 0.660 131.593 0.044 3.254 30. 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 27.367 0.010 0.670 131.545 0.048 3.302 31. 0 Ward Burton Chevrolet 27.390 0.023 0.693 131.435 0.110 3.412 32. 10 Scott Riggs* Chevrolet 27.446 0.056 0.749 131.167 0.268 3.680 33. 50 Todd Bodine Dodge 27.456 0.010 0.759 131.119 0.048 3.728 34. 4 Mike Wallace Chevrolet 27.511 0.055 0.814 130.857 0.262 3.990 35. 40 Sterling Marlin Dodge 27.596 0.085 0.899 130.454 0.403 4.393 36. 45 Kyle Petty Dodge 27.599 0.003 0.902 130.439 0.015 4.408 37. 275 Mike Garvey Dodge 27.649 0.050 0.952 130.204 0.235 4.643 38. 251 Tony Raines Chevrolet 27.659 0.010 0.962 130.156 0.048 4.691 39. 137 Kevin Lepage Dodge 27.672 0.013 0.975 130.095 0.061 4.752 40. 32 Bobby Hamilton Jr. Chevrolet 27.691 0.019 0.994 130.006 0.089 4.841 41. 77 Brendan Gaughan* Dodge 27.726 0.035 1.029 129.842 0.164 5.005 42. 198 Randy LaJoie Ford 27.755 0.029 1.058 129.706 0.136 5.141 43. 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 27.790 0.035 1.093 129.543 0.163 5.304 44. 89 Morgan Shepherd Dodge 27.809 0.019 1.112 129.454 0.089 5.393 45. 194 Stanton Barrett Ford 28.019 0.210 1.322 128.484 0.970 6.363 46. 02 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet 28.113 0.094 1.416 128.055 0.429 6.792 47. 280 Mario Gosselin Ford 28.377 0.264 1.680 126.863 1.192 7.984 48. 293 Geoffrey Bodine Chevrolet 28.390 0.013 1.693 126.805 0.058 8.042 49. 200 Ryan McGlynn Chevrolet 28.775 0.385 2.078 125.109 1.696 9.738 50. 172 Kirk Shelmerdine Ford 30.119 1.344 3.422 119.526 5.583 15.321

Starting Line-up

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 12 Ryan Newman Dodge 26.499 0.000 0.000 135.854 0.000 0.000 2. 25 Brian Vickers* Chevrolet 26.890 0.391 0.391 133.879 1.975 1.975 3. 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 26.937 0.047 0.438 133.645 0.234 2.209 4. 9 Kasey Kahne* Dodge 26.950 0.013 0.451 133.581 0.064 2.273 5. 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 26.979 0.029 0.480 133.437 0.144 2.417 6. 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 26.980 0.001 0.481 133.432 0.005 2.422 7. 41 Casey Mears Dodge 27.006 0.026 0.507 133.304 0.128 2.550 8. 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 27.044 0.038 0.545 133.116 0.188 2.738 9. 38 Elliott Sadler Ford 27.045 0.001 0.546 133.111 0.005 2.743 10. 42 Jamie McMurray Dodge 27.050 0.005 0.551 133.087 0.024 2.767 11. 10 Scott Riggs* Chevrolet 27.068 0.018 0.569 132.998 0.089 2.856 12. 43 Jeff Green Dodge 27.088 0.020 0.589 132.900 0.098 2.954 13. 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 27.093 0.005 0.594 132.876 0.024 2.978 14. 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 27.101 0.008 0.602 132.836 0.040 3.018 15. 2 Rusty Wallace Dodge 27.126 0.025 0.627 132.714 0.122 3.140 16. 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 27.160 0.034 0.661 132.548 0.166 3.306 17. 31 Robby Gordon Chevrolet 27.165 0.005 0.666 132.523 0.025 3.331 18. 49 Ken Schrader Dodge 27.172 0.007 0.673 132.489 0.034 3.365 19. 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet 27.183 0.011 0.684 132.436 0.053 3.418 20. 30 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 27.219 0.036 0.720 132.261 0.175 3.593 21. 14 John Andretti Ford 27.237 0.018 0.738 132.173 0.088 3.681 22. 6 Mark Martin Ford 27.251 0.014 0.752 132.105 0.068 3.749 23. 16 Greg Biffle Ford 27.261 0.010 0.762 132.057 0.048 3.797 24. 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge 27.280 0.019 0.781 131.965 0.092 3.889 25. 21 Ricky Rudd Ford 27.309 0.029 0.810 131.825 0.140 4.029 26. 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 27.318 0.009 0.819 131.781 0.044 4.073 27. 18 Bobby Labonte Chevrolet 27.324 0.006 0.825 131.752 0.029 4.102 28. 97 Kurt Busch Ford 27.340 0.016 0.841 131.675 0.077 4.179 29. 99 Carl Edwards Ford 27.347 0.007 0.848 131.641 0.034 4.213 30. 09 Johnny Sauter* Dodge 27.394 0.047 0.895 131.416 0.225 4.438 31. 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 27.406 0.012 0.907 131.358 0.058 4.496 32. 32 Bobby Hamilton Jr. Chevrolet 27.435 0.029 0.936 131.219 0.139 4.635 33. 4 Mike Wallace Chevrolet 27.453 0.018 0.954 131.133 0.086 4.721 34. 45 Kyle Petty Dodge 27.481 0.028 0.982 131.000 0.133 4.854 35. 40 Sterling Marlin Dodge 27.524 0.043 1.025 130.795 0.205 5.059 36. 50 Todd Bodine Dodge 27.539 0.015 1.040 130.724 0.071 5.130 37. 137 Kevin Lepage Dodge 27.574 0.035 1.075 130.558 0.166 5.296 38. 22 Scott Wimmer* Dodge 27.603 0.029 1.104 130.421 0.137 5.433 Provisional 39. 0 Ward Burton Chevrolet 27.684 40. 77 Brendan Gaughan* Dodge 27.630 41. 198 Randy LaJoie Ford 27.664 42. 02 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet 27.995 43. 89 Morgan Shepherd Dodge 28.147 DNQ 275 Mike Garvey Dodge 27.625 DNQ 251 Tony Raines Chevrolet 27.662 DNQ 194 Stanton Barrett Ford 27.927 DNQ 280 Mario Gosselin Ford 28.123 DNQ 200 Ryan McGlynn Chevrolet 28.218 DNQ 293 Geoffrey Bodine Chevrolet No time DNQ 172 Kirk Shelmerdine Ford No time

Practice 2

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 27.526 0.000 0.000 130.785 0.000 0.000 2. 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 27.559 0.033 0.033 130.629 0.156 0.156 3. 97 Kurt Busch Ford 27.578 0.019 0.052 130.539 0.090 0.246 4. 9 Kasey Kahne* Dodge 27.586 0.008 0.060 130.501 0.038 0.284 5. 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 27.607 0.021 0.081 130.402 0.099 0.383 6. 12 Ryan Newman Dodge 27.633 0.026 0.107 130.279 0.123 0.506 7. 18 Bobby Labonte Chevrolet 27.673 0.040 0.147 130.091 0.188 0.694 8. 16 Greg Biffle Ford 27.673 0.000 0.147 130.091 0.000 0.694 9. 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 27.678 0.005 0.152 130.067 0.024 0.718 10. 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 27.685 0.007 0.159 130.034 0.033 0.751 11. 31 Robby Gordon Chevrolet 27.699 0.014 0.173 129.969 0.065 0.816 12. 2 Rusty Wallace Dodge 27.741 0.042 0.215 129.772 0.197 1.013 13. 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 27.766 0.025 0.240 129.655 0.117 1.130 14. 6 Mark Martin Ford 27.792 0.026 0.266 129.534 0.121 1.251 15. 38 Elliott Sadler Ford 27.842 0.050 0.316 129.301 0.233 1.484 16. 42 Jamie McMurray Dodge 27.887 0.045 0.361 129.092 0.209 1.693 17. 21 Ricky Rudd Ford 27.898 0.011 0.372 129.042 0.050 1.743 18. 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 27.907 0.009 0.381 129.000 0.042 1.785 19. 25 Brian Vickers* Chevrolet 27.914 0.007 0.388 128.967 0.033 1.818 20. 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge 27.917 0.003 0.391 128.954 0.013 1.831 21. 30 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 27.956 0.039 0.430 128.774 0.180 2.011 22. 41 Casey Mears Dodge 27.964 0.008 0.438 128.737 0.037 2.048 23. 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet 27.979 0.015 0.453 128.668 0.069 2.117 24. 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 28.000 0.021 0.474 128.571 0.097 2.214 25. 14 John Andretti Ford 28.015 0.015 0.489 128.503 0.068 2.282 26. 43 Jeff Green Dodge 28.036 0.021 0.510 128.406 0.097 2.379 27. 49 Ken Schrader Dodge 28.070 0.034 0.544 128.251 0.155 2.534 28. 4 Mike Wallace Chevrolet 28.115 0.045 0.589 128.046 0.205 2.739 29. 10 Scott Riggs* Chevrolet 28.117 0.002 0.591 128.036 0.010 2.749 30. 32 Bobby Hamilton Jr. Chevrolet 28.152 0.035 0.626 127.877 0.159 2.908 31. 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 28.161 0.009 0.635 127.836 0.041 2.949 32. 77 Brendan Gaughan* Dodge 28.168 0.007 0.642 127.805 0.031 2.980 33. 09 Johnny Sauter* Dodge 28.185 0.017 0.659 127.728 0.077 3.057 34. 0 Ward Burton Chevrolet 28.206 0.021 0.680 127.632 0.096 3.153 35. 22 Scott Wimmer* Dodge 28.224 0.018 0.698 127.551 0.081 3.234 36. 40 Sterling Marlin Dodge 28.227 0.003 0.701 127.537 0.014 3.248 37. 99 Carl Edwards Ford 28.238 0.011 0.712 127.488 0.049 3.297 38. 45 Kyle Petty Dodge 28.254 0.016 0.728 127.416 0.072 3.369 39. 137 Kevin Lepage Dodge 28.620 0.366 1.094 125.786 1.630 4.999 40. 198 Randy LaJoie Ford 28.686 0.066 1.160 125.497 0.289 5.288 41. 02 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet 28.787 0.101 1.261 125.056 0.441 5.729

Race Result

Pos St No Driver Make Pts Bns Laps Winnings Status 1. 14 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 190 10 315 $274,503 Running 2. 1 12 Ryan Newman Dodge 175 5 315 $181,167 Running 3. 8 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 170 5 315 $170,503 Running 4. 5 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 160 0 315 $134,938 Running 5. 4 9 Kasey Kahne * Dodge 155 0 315 $126,950 Running 6. 13 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 150 0 315 $96,225 Running 7. 15 2 Rusty Wallace Dodge 146 0 315 $111,658 Running 8. 6 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 142 0 315 $112,028 Running 9. 27 18 Bobby Labonte Chevrolet 143 5 315 $113,083 Running 10. 28 97 Kurt Busch Ford 139 5 315 $84,300 Running 11. 20 30 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 130 0 315 $72,500 Running 12. 3 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 127 0 315 $88,200 Running 13. 23 16 Greg Biffle Ford 124 0 315 $70,225 Running 14. 11 10 Scott Riggs * Chevrolet 121 0 315 $85,187 Running 15. 22 6 Mark Martin Ford 118 0 315 $67,975 Running 16. 32 32 Bobby Hamilton Jr. Chevrolet 115 0 315 $80,950 Running 17. 19 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet 112 0 315 $91,006 Running 18. 2 25 Brian Vickers * Chevrolet 109 0 315 $65,825 Running 19. 25 21 Ricky Rudd Ford 106 0 315 $83,081 Running 20. 18 49 Ken Schrader Dodge 103 0 315 $57,300 Running 21. 24 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge 100 0 315 $78,525 Running 22. 26 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 97 0 315 $87,767 Running 23. 12 43 Jeff Green Dodge 94 0 315 $82,375 Running 24. 10 42 Jamie McMurray Dodge 91 0 315 $64,800 Running 25. 35 40 Sterling Marlin Dodge 88 0 314 $89,050 Running 26. 38 22 Scott Wimmer * Dodge 85 0 314 $73,925 Running 27. 37 137 Kevin Lepage Dodge 82 0 314 $52,300 Running 28. 34 45 Kyle Petty Dodge 79 0 313 $63,564 Running 29. 33 4 Mike Wallace Chevrolet 76 0 313 $54,550 Running 30. 40 77 Brendan Gaughan * Dodge 73 0 311 $59,925 Running 31. 21 14 John Andretti Ford 70 0 311 $52,300 Running 32. 31 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 67 0 309 $78,400 Running 33. 42 02 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet 64 0 307 $52,450 Running 34. 7 41 Casey Mears Dodge 61 0 306 $51,400 Accident 35. 17 31 Robby Gordon Chevrolet 58 0 306 $86,462 Engine 36. 16 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 60 5 280 $101,903 Engine 37. 29 99 Carl Edwards Ford 52 0 272 $84,417 Running 38. 9 38 Elliott Sadler Ford 54 5 252 $89,708 Running 39. 30 09 Johnny Sauter * Dodge 46 0 236 $50,750 Accident 40. 39 0 Ward Burton Chevrolet 43 0 201 $50,600 Rear End 41. 43 89 Morgan Shepherd Dodge 40 0 181 $50,460 Handling 42. 41 198 Randy LaJoie Ford 37 0 105 $50,335 Transmission 43. 36 50 Todd Bodine Dodge 34 0 11 $50,447 Vibration Average Speed: 94.848 mph Margin of Victory: 1.431 seconds Time of Race: 03:19:16 Lead Changes: 10 Cautions: 77-80, 106-114, 120-123, 129-132, 144-149, 155-159, 226-231, 240-243, 283-293, 299-302, 308-313

Championship Standings

Chase for the championship Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings 1. Kurt Busch 6191 34 3 9 19 $3,886,410 2. Jeff Gordon 6150 34 5 14 23 $6,043,550 3. Dale Earnhardt Jr. 6144 34 6 16 21 $6,906,420 4. Jimmie Johnson 6143 34 7 18 21 $5,191,240 5. Mark Martin 6089 34 1 9 14 $3,689,720 6. Tony Stewart 6049 34 2 9 18 $5,885,030 7. Ryan Newman 6041 34 2 11 14 $4,943,230 8. Elliott Sadler 5869 34 2 8 14 $4,830,500 9. Matt Kenseth 5855 34 2 8 16 $6,006,090 10. Jeremy Mayfield 5836 34 1 5 13 $3,735,380 Other drivers Pos Driver Points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings 11. Jamie McMurray 4286 34 0 8 21 $3,428,690 12. Dale Jarrett 4071 34 0 6 14 $4,367,620 13. Kasey Kahne* 4070 34 0 12 13 $4,550,070 14. Kevin Harvick 4027 34 0 5 13 $4,528,560 15. Bobby Labonte 4007 34 0 5 10 $4,354,450 16. Jeff Burton 3723 34 0 2 6 $3,558,540 17. Rusty Wallace 3704 34 1 3 10 $4,230,260 18. Michael Waltrip 3702 34 0 2 9 $4,004,050 19. Joe Nemechek 3649 34 1 3 8 $3,696,410 20. Greg Biffle 3616 34 1 3 7 $3,138,940 21. Sterling Marlin 3610 34 0 3 7 $3,862,380 22. Casey Mears 3520 34 0 1 9 $3,091,170 23. Robby Gordon 3447 34 0 2 6 $3,758,430 24. Terry Labonte 3370 34 0 0 6 $3,578,640 25. Ricky Rudd 3362 34 0 1 2 $3,512,560 26. Brian Vickers* 3312 34 0 0 4 $2,907,970 27. Scott Wimmer* 2977 33 0 1 2 $3,505,730 28. Brendan Gaughan* 2933 34 0 1 3 $2,760,020 29. Ward Burton 2929 34 0 0 3 $2,471,940 30. Scott Riggs* 2884 33 0 1 2 $3,272,200 31. Jeff Green 2881 34 0 0 1 $3,312,440 32. Ken Schrader 2871 34 0 0 1 $2,555,220 33. Kyle Petty 2753 34 0 0 0 $2,725,710 34. Ricky Craven 2086 26 0 0 0 $2,337,420 35. Jimmy Spencer 1969 26 0 0 0 $1,985,120 36. Johnny Sauter* 1354 15 0 0 0 $1,275,470 37. Dave Blaney 1347 16 0 0 0 $1,461,640 38. Carl Edwards 1157 11 0 1 4 $1,204,060 39. Bobby Hamilton Jr. 1101 15 0 0 0 $1,108,200 40. Derrike Cope 1058 18 0 0 0 $1,349,620 41. Todd Bodine 940 20 0 0 0 $1,221,810 42. Kevin Lepage 915 17 0 0 0 $1,217,520 43. Morgan Shepherd 891 18 0 0 0 $1,080,160 44. Hermie Sadler 775 14 0 0 0 $843,344 45. John Andretti 715 8 0 0 0 $697,236 46. Kirk Shelmerdine 686 17 0 0 0 $1,041,700 47. Mike Wallace 651 8 0 0 1 $516,520 48. Bill Elliott 595 6 0 0 1 $567,900 49. Kyle Busch 345 6 0 0 0 $394,489 50. Tony Raines 318 6 0 0 0 $426,994 51. PJ Jones 316 5 0 0 0 $293,704 52. Shane Hmiel 309 4 0 0 0 $281,475 53. Geoffrey Bodine 278 5 0 0 0 $364,460 54. Johnny Benson 271 4 0 0 0 $403,674 55. Kenny Wallace 268 4 0 0 0 $313,355 56. Carl Long 267 6 0 0 0 $371,479 57. Larry Gunselman 248 5 0 0 0 $303,159 58. Joe Ruttman 247 7 0 0 0 $399,093 59. Mike Bliss 230 2 0 1 1 $148,555 60. Kerry Earnhardt 228 3 0 0 0 $227,779 61. Stanton Barrett 224 5 0 0 0 $341,878 62. Boris Said 223 2 0 0 1 $200,865 63. Scott Pruett 207 2 0 1 1 $236,315 64. Andy Hillenburg 206 5 0 0 0 $338,332 65. Larry Foyt 194 3 0 0 0 $342,337 66. Ron Fellows 170 1 0 1 1 $101,260 67. Travis Kvapil 167 2 0 0 0 $122,150 68. J.J. Yeley 122 2 0 0 0 $144,040 69. Klaus Graf 112 1 0 0 0 $58,925 70. Tom Hubert 110 2 0 0 0 $111,250 71. Jim Inglebright 106 1 0 0 0 $70,550 72. Jeff Fuller 105 3 0 0 0 $186,610 73. Andy Belmont 98 2 0 0 0 $139,614 74. Mike Skinner 97 1 0 0 0 $251,813 75. Eric McClure 90 1 0 0 0 $65,175 76. Ted Christopher 89 2 0 0 0 $116,369 77. Greg Sacks 77 2 0 0 0 $105,495 78. Chad Blount 74 2 0 0 0 $124,312 79. Randy LaJoie 71 2 0 0 0 $105,986 80. Tony Ave 70 1 0 0 0 $53,465 81. David Green 70 1 0 0 0 $56,565 82. Martin Truex Jr. 52 1 0 0 0 $65,400 83. Austin Cameron 49 1 0 0 0 $57,590 84. Chad Chaffin 46 1 0 0 0 $53,765 85. Jason Jarrett 43 1 0 0 0 $51,505 86. Brandon Ash 40 1 0 0 0 $57,450 87. Mario Gosselin 40 1 0 0 0 $53,640 88. Jason Leffler 34 1 0 0 0 $116,359 * Series rookie