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Quaker State 400

Status: Final Kentucky Speedway

Race Capsule

Kentucky Speedway
  • What:

    Race 18 of 36 on Sprint Cup circuit

  • Where:

    Kentucky Speedway, Sparta, KY

  • When:

    July 9, 2011 7:46 pm EDT

  • Laps:

    267

  • Track Length:

    1.5 miles

  • Race Length:

    401.00 miles

  • Purse:

    $4,925,697

Drivers to Watch

Carl Edwards 2nd, a drop of one position in one race, five points out of first place.
Tony Stewart 12th, only four points out of the top 10.
Kevin Harvick 1st, a gain of one position in one race, five points ahead of Carl Edwards.
Matt Kenseth 5th, a one position gain in one race, 22 out of first place.
Brad Keselowski 22nd, 70 points out of the top 10.
Jimmie Johnson 6th, a drop of three positions in one race, 22 out of the lead.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 7th, same as last race, 52 points out of first place.
Denny Hamlin 11th, only three points out of the top 10.
Ryan Newman 10th, same as last race, 88 out of the lead.
Kurt Busch 4th, same as last race, 16 out of first.
Kyle Busch 3rd, an improvement of two positions in one race, 10 points behind leader Kevin Harvick.
Clint Bowyer 9th, same as last race, 81 behind first place.
Kasey Kahne 19th, 46 points out of the top 10.
AJ Allmendinger 15th, 31 points out of the top 10.
Greg Biffle 13th, 21 points out of the top 10.
Paul Menard 16th, 32 points out of the top 10. Gained one spot last week.
Marcos Ambrose 21st, 63 points out of the top 10.
Jeff Burton 24th, 106 points out of the top 10.
Juan Pablo Montoya 14th, 30 points out of the top 10. Gained two spots last week.
Mark Martin 18th, 43 points out of the top 10. Lost four spots last week.
David Ragan 17th, 41 points out of the top 10. Gained three spots last week.
Joey Logano 20th, 59 points out of the top 10. Gained three spots last week.
Brian Vickers 25th, 110 points out of the top 10. Gained one spot last week.