NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Infraction Sheet for Go Bowling 400

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Infraction Sheet for Go Bowling 400
Car Lap Infraction Flag Penalty Lap Assessed Notes
13 Pre-Race to the rear P Tail End Rear Gear Change
88 24 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 27
7 24 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 27
1 30 Safety Violation G Pit 33 Unapproved Adjustment to the Body
98 56 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End Garage
98 56 Commitment Line Violation Y Tail End Garage
27 103 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 108
11 104 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 108
46 163 Speed-Entering Pits G Pass Thru 166
11 170 Speed-Entering Pits Y Tail End 173
44 217 Speed-Entering Pits G Pass Thru 221
48 236 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 239
55 236 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 239
11 241 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End Garage
42 242 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 248
42 242 Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area Y Tail End 248
23 244 Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon Y Tail End 248
23 244 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 248
42 253 Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area G Pass Thru Garage

 

 

 

 

 

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Kyle Busch becomes first 3-time winner of 2016 with late rally at Kansas

Ch5saRqWMAAz2UBAfter 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) races at Kansas Speedway, Kyle Busch finally scratched off a victory at a track that has eluded him, as he wins Saturday night’s 2016 NSCS Go Bowling 400.

This was Busch’s third series win and ninth top-10 finish of the season, his 37th series career win in 401 races and his first series win in 19 races at Kansas.

Finishing second, by a 1.112 second margin, was the current series points leader, Kevin Harvick, and he was followed by Kurt Busch finishing third, Matt Kenseth fourth, and series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Ryan Blaney finished fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 finishing positions were Austin Dillon taking sixth-place, Ryan Newman seventh, AJ Allmendinger eighth, ROTY candidate Chase Elliott ninth and Brad Keselowski bringing home 10th-place.

With his second-place finish, Kevin Harvick leaves Kansas with a 4-point lead over Kyle Busch.

Inspection is clear, 18 and 4 will go back to R&D center.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 141.909 MPH
Time of Race: 02 Hrs, 49 Mins, 20 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 1.112 Seconds
Lead Changes: 16 among 10 drivers
Cautions: 6 for 30 laps

Up Next: The series heads to the “monster mile” of the Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 on Sunday, May 15th, with an approximate starting time of 1:20 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports 1.

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Go Bowling 400 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 18 Kyle Busch 267 Running 69 44 4
2 4 Kevin Harvick 267 Running 0 39 0
3 41 Kurt Busch 267 Running 0 38 0
4 20 Matt Kenseth 267 Running 3 38 1
5 21 Ryan Blaney # 267 Running 0 36 0
6 3 Austin Dillon 267 Running 0 35 0
7 31 Ryan Newman 267 Running 0 34 0
8 47 AJ Allmendinger 267 Running 0 33 0
9 24 Chase Elliott # 267 Running 0 32 0
10 2 Brad Keselowski 267 Running 3 32 1
11 19 Carl Edwards 267 Running 0 30 0
12 14 Tony Stewart 267 Running 12 30 1
13 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 267 Running 0 28 0
14 78 Martin Truex Jr. 267 Running 172 29 2
15 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 267 Running 0 26 0
16 5 Kasey Kahne 267 Running 0 25 0
17 48 Jimmie Johnson 267 Running 0 24 0
18 43 Aric Almirola 265 Running 0 23 0
19 15 Clint Bowyer 265 Running 0 22 0
20 10 Danica Patrick 265 Running 2 22 1
21 13 Casey Mears 265 Running 0 20 0
22 44 Brian Scott # 265 Running 0 19 0
23 7 Regan Smith 265 Running 1 19 1
24 34 Chris Bueshcher # 265 Running 0 17 0
25 6 Trevor Bayne 264 Running 0 16 0
26 1 Jamie McMurray 264 Running 0 15 0
27 16 Greg Biffle 264 Running 0 14 0
28 95 Michael McDowell 264 Running 0 13 0
29 23 David Ragan 264 Running 1 13 1
30 83 Matt Dibenedetto 264 Running 1 12 1
31 38 Landon Cassill 264 Running 0 10 0
32 46 Michael Annett 260 Running 0 9 0
33 55 Reed Sorenson 257 Running 0 8 0
34 32 Joey Gase (i) 257 Running 0 0 0
35 42 Kyle Larson 252 Accident 0 6 0
36 30 Josh Wise 245 Suspension 0 5 0
37 11 Denny Hamlin 240 Accident 0 4 0
38 22 Joey Logano 240 Accident 3 4 1
39 98 Cole Whitt 212 Running 0 2 0
40 27 Paul Menard 129 Engine 0 1 0

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Points Standings
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 4 Kevin Harvick 390 Leader 11 1 5 9 0
2 18 Kyle Busch 386 -4 11 3 9 9 1
3 19 Carl Edwards 367 -23 11 2 5 8 1
4 48 Jimmie Johnson 353 -37 11 2 5 6 0
5 41 Kurt Busch 350 -40 11 0 3 9 0
6 2 Brad Keselowski 332 -58 11 2 3 6 0
7 22 Joey Logano 320 -70 11 0 3 6 2
8 3 Austin Dillon 307 -83 11 0 3 6 0
9 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 305 -85 11 0 4 5 2
10 78 Martin Truex Jr. 303 -87 11 0 1 4 0
11 24 Chase Elliott # 303 -87 11 0 3 7 1
12 1 Jamie McMurray 276 -114 11 0 1 2 0
13 11 Denny Hamlin 273 -117 11 1 3 4 2
14 20 Matt Kenseth 269 -121 11 0 1 3 2
15 47 AJ Allmendinger 265 -125 11 0 1 3 0
16 21 Ryan Blaney # 255 -135 11 0 1 4 1
Points Outside the Top 16
17 31 Ryan Newman 253 -2 11 0 0 3 1
18 5 Kasey Kahne 249 -6 11 0 1 3 1
19 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 246 -9 11 0 1 2 1
20 6 Trevor Bayne 244 -11 11 0 1 2 0
21 42 Kyle Larson 203 -52 11 0 1 2 2
22 43 Aric Almirola 203 -52 11 0 0 0 2
23 27 Paul Menard 202 -53 11 0 0 1 3
24 16 Greg Biffle 202 -53 11 0 0 0 2
25 10 Danica Patrick 188 -67 11 0 0 0 3
26 15 Clint Bowyer 182 -73 11 0 0 2 1
27 38 Landon Cassill 180 -75 11 0 0 0 0
28 13 Casey Mears 169 -86 11 0 0 0 0
29 44 Brian Scott # 161 -94 11 0 0 0 0
30 7 Regan Smith 146 -109 11 0 0 1 1
31 93 Matt Dibenedetto 140 -115 11 0 0 1 2
32 23 David Ragan 137 -118 11 0 0 0 2
33 59 Michael McDowell 133 -122 10 0 0 0 0
34 34 Chris Bueshcher # 118 -137 11 0 0 0 2
35 46 Michael Annett 99 -156 11 0 0 0 1
36 98 Cole Whitt 88 -167 9 0 0 0 2
37 14 Tony Stewart 87 -168 3 0 0 1 0
38 14 Brian Vickers 86 -169 5 0 0 1 1
39 55 Michael Waltrip 42 -213 2 0 0 0 0
40 30 Josh Wise 39 -216 9 0 0 0 3
41 32 Jeffrey Earnhardt # 36 -219 6 0 0 0 0
42 32 Bobby Labonte 34 -221 2 0 0 0 0
43 35 David Gilliland 24 -231 1 0 0 0 0
44 55 Reed Sorenson 19 -371 5 0 0 0 1
45 26 Robert Richardson Jr 3 -387 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Owner Standing
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Stewart-Haas Racing 4 1 390 Leader 11
2 Joe Gibbs Racing 18 3 386 -4 11
3 Joe Gibbs Racing 19 2 367 -23 11
4 Hendrick Motorsports 48 2 353 -37 11
5 Stewart-Haas Racing 41 0 350 -40 11
6 Team Penske 2 2 332 -58 11
7 Team Penske 22 0 320 -70 11
8 Richard Childress Racing 3 0 307 -83 11
9 Hendrick Motorsports 88 0 305 -85 11
10 Furniture Row Racing 78 0 303 -87 11
11 Hendrick Motorsports 24 0 303 -87 11
12 Chip Ganassi Racing 1 0 276 -114 11
13 Joe Gibbs Racing 11 1 273 -117 11
14 Joe Gibbs Racing 20 0 269 -121 11
15 JTG Daughery Racing 47 0 265 -125 11
16 Wood Brothers Racing 21 0 255 -135 11
17 Richard Childress Racing 31 0 253 -137 11
18 Hendrick Motorsports 5 0 249 -141 11
19 Roush Fenway Racing 17 0 246 -144 11
20 Roush Fenway Racing 6 0 244 -146 11
21 Stewart-Haas Racing 14 0 239 -151 11
22 Chip Ganassi Racing 42 0 203 -187 11
23 Richard Petty Motorsports 43 0 203 -187 11
24 Richard Childress Racing 27 0 202 -188 11
25 Roush Fenway Racing 16 0 202 -188 11
26 Stewart-Haas Racing 10 0 188 -202 11
27 Hscott Motorsports 15 0 182 -208 11
28 Front Row Motorsports 38 0 180 -210 11
29 Germain Racing 13 0 169 -221 11
30 Richard Petty Motorsports 44 0 161 -229 11
31 BK Racing 83 0 151 -239 11
32 Tommy Baldwin Racing 7 0 146 -244 11
33 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 95 0 144 -246 11
34 BK Racing 23 0 137 -253 11
35 Front Row Motorsports 34 0 118 -272 11
36 Hscott Motorsports 46 0 99 -291 11
37 GO FAS Racing 32 0 91 -299 11
38 Premium Motorsports 98 0 88 -302 11
39 Premium Motorsports 55 0 49 -341 6
40 The Motorsports Group 30 0 39 -351 11
41 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 59 0 26 -364 1
42 Front Row Motorsports 35 0 24 -366 2
43 BK Racing 93 0 5 -385 2
44 BK Racing 26 0 3 -387 1
45 Hillman Racing 40 0 0 -390 1

 

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 6 464 Leader
2 Chevrolet 3 443 -21
3 Ford 2 404 -60

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Truex Jr wins the pole for Sunday’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway

Early Friday evening at Kansas Speedway in the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS), Martin Truex Jr. – with a qualifying lap speed of 190.921 MPH – captured the pole for Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400.

This was Truex’s first series pole and sixth top-10 start of the season, his eighth series career pole in 380 races and his first series pole in 16 races at Kansas.

Matt Kenseth, with a qualifying lap speed of 190.564 MPH, will start second on the outside pole, and he’ll be followed by Denny Hamlin (190.402 MPH) starting third, Kurt Busch (190.134) fourth and Brad Keselowski (189.907) starts fifth.

Defending series champion, Kyle Busch (189.873 MPH) will start from sixth, while series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Ryan Blaney (189.673) starts seventh, Ryan Newman (189.553) eighth, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (189.261) ninth and Trevor Bayne (188.627) rounds out the top-10 starting positions.

With only 40 drivers attempting to fill the 40-car field, there was no one failing to make the starting lineup.

The 6th annual Go Bowling 400 is scheduled to get started around 7:50 p.m. (ET) Saturday night on FOX Sports 1.

Go Bowling 400 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Gap
1 78 Martin Truex Jr. 28.451 28.433 28.284 Leader
2 20 Matt Kenseth 28.416 28.315 28.337 -0.053
3 11 Denny Hamlin 28.646 28.399 28.361 -0.024
4 41 Kurt Busch 28.518 28.423 28.401 -0.040
5 2 Brad Keselowski 28.692 28.547 28.435 -0.034
6 18 Kyle Busch 28.581 28.514 28.440 -0.005
7 21 Ryan Blaney # 28.734 28.485 28.470 -0.030
8 31 Ryan Newman 28.653 28.549 28.488 -0.018
9 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 28.626 28.506 28.532 -0.044
10 6 Trevor Bayne 28.675 28.548 28.628 -0.096
11 27 Paul Menard 28.766 28.558 28.706 -0.078
12 19 Carl Edwards 28.569 28.510 28.730 -0.024
13 24 Chase Elliott # 28.764 28.571 Eliminated -0.061
14 22 Joey Logano 28.603 28.574 Eliminated -0.003
15 48 Jimmie Johnson 28.596 28.614 Eliminated -0.040
16 14 Tony Stewart 28.795 28.634 Eliminated -0.020
17 3 Austin Dillon 28.551 28.637 Eliminated -0.003
18 42 Kyle Larson 28.741 28.641 Eliminated -0.004
19 43 Aric Almirola 28.616 28.664 Eliminated -0.023
20 16 Greg Biffle 28.709 28.715 Eliminated -0.051
21 1 Jamie McMurray 28.782 28.739 Eliminated -0.024
22 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 28.757 28.875 Eliminated -0.136
23 10 Danica Patrick 28.701 28.906 Eliminated -0.031
24 83 Matt Dibenedetto 28.779 28.954 Eliminated -0.048
25 34 Chris Bueshcher # 28.811 Eliminated -0.032
26 4 Kevin Harvick 28.853 Eliminated -0.042
27 5 Kasey Kahne 28.854 Eliminated -0.001
28 44 Brian Scott # 28.866 Eliminated -0.012
26 47 AJ Allmendinger 28.925 Eliminated -0.059
30 95 Michael McDowell 28.927 Eliminated -0.002
31 13 Casey Mears 28.933 Eliminated -0.006
32 7 Regan Smith 28.972 Eliminated -0.039
33 15 Clint Bowyer 28.987 Eliminated -0.015
34 23 David Ragan 29.112 Eliminated -0.125
35 38 Landon Cassill 29.199 Eliminated -0.087
36 30 Josh Wise 29.419 Eliminated -0.220
37 98 Cole Whitt 29.502 Eliminated -0.083
38 32 Joey Gase (i) 29.678 Eliminated -0.176
39 46 Michael Annett 30.263 Eliminated -0.585
40 55 Reed Sorenson 30.426 Eliminated -0.163

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series

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