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Last Updated Sunday, Jul 29, 2007 1:34 am, EDT

Race Capsule

  • What:

    Race 22 of 36 on Nationwide circuit

  • Where:

    Gateway International Raceway, Madison, IL

  • When:

    July 21, 2007 8:45 pm EDT

  • Laps:

    200

  • Track Length:

    1.25 miles

  • Race Length:

    250.00 miles

  • Purse:

    $1,532,287

Drivers to Watch

Carl Edwards Chase Points: 5,485 (6th) Ran 14th at Talladega a week after wrecking at Kansas and finishing 37th; won at Dover after finishing 12th at New Hampshire, but failed post-race inspection and was docked 25 points and fined; penalty dropped him from third to sixth in the standings; ran 42nd at Richmond, but prior to that had four consecutive top-10 finishes, including a win at Bristol and a runner-up finish at California; also won at Michigan earlier this year; has eight top-fives and 12 top-10s this year; has been consistent with only a trio of finishes lower than 30, including a 42nd at first Talladega race; ran eighth in this race last season.