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Last Updated Sunday, Sep 9, 2012 2:13 am, EDT

NRA American Warrior 300

Status: Final Atlanta Motor Speedway

Race Capsule

Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • What:

    Race 24 of 33 on Nationwide circuit

  • Where:

    Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, GA

  • When:

    September 1, 2012 7:16 pm EDT

  • Laps:

    195

  • Track Length:

    1.54 miles

  • Race Length:

    300.00 miles

  • Purse:

    $949,374

Drivers to Watch

Kyle Busch Busch climbed one spot to eighth place in the standings following Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte. He's 62 points behind series leader Greg Biffle and seven points behind 7th-ranked Kevin Harvick.
Kevin Harvick After falling three spots in the standings after Darlington, Harvick regained one of those spots following Charlotte, moving from eighth to seventh position. He's 55 points behind series leader Greg Biffle and only six points behind 6th-ranked Martin Truex Jr.
Kasey Kahne 15th, 42 points out of the top 10. Gained one spot last week.
Denny Hamlin Hamlin moved up one position into third place after Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte. He's 16 points behind series leader Greg Biffle and just 6 points behind 2nd- ranked Matt Kenseth.
Brad Keselowski 11th, only four points out of the top 10. Gained one spot last week.