OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SHARPIE 500

Matt Kenseth won the 2005 NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES Sharpie 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $5,162,959

RACE

  • NUMBER: 24
  • NAME: Sharpie 500
  • DATE: 08-27-2005
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 16 / 88

WINNER

  • NAME: Matt Kenseth
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 84.678
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 17
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 17 Matt Kenseth Ford DeWalt Power Tools 190 500 415 Running 360,536
2 24 31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet Cingular Wireless 170 500 0 Running 219,895
3 4 16 Greg Biffle Ford National Guard 170 500 1 Running 168,225
4 5 21 Ricky Rudd Ford Motorcraft Genuine Parts 160 500 0 Running 156,514
5 20 2 Rusty Wallace Dodge Miller Lite 160 500 9 Running 154,733
6 2 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont 155 500 27 Running 155,886
7 27 0 Mike Bliss Chevrolet CertainTeed 151 500 4 Running 106,650
8 17 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet The Home Depot 142 500 0 Running 146,086
9 41 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Chevrolet Budweiser 138 500 0 Running 144,333
10 13 97 Kurt Busch Ford Sharpie Mini 134 500 0 Running 148,625
11 7 49 Ken Schrader Dodge Schwan's Home Service 130 500 0 Running 96,000
12 35 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet U.S. Army 127 500 0 Running 126,558
13 9 38 Elliott Sadler Ford M&M's 129 500 2 Running 131,291
14 32 22 Scott Wimmer Dodge Caterpillar 121 500 0 Running 119,133
15 22 15 Michael Waltrip Chevrolet NAPA Auto Parts 118 500 0 Running 121,139
16 25 6 Mark Martin Ford Viagra 115 500 0 Running 107,025
17 15 4 Mike Wallace Chevrolet Lucas Oil / Food City 112 500 0 Running 91,675
18 16 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 114 500 18 Running 117,345
19 31 77 Travis Kvapil Dodge Kodak / Jasper Engines 106 500 0 Running 99,875
20 23 25 Brian Vickers Chevrolet GMAC / ditech.com / Scooby-Doo 103 500 0 Running 99,775
21 42 18 Bobby Labonte Chevrolet Powerade / Interstate Batteries 105 500 21 Running 123,550
22 28 43 Jeff Green Dodge Cheerios / Hamburger Helper 97 500 0 Running 117,261
23 3 07 Dave Blaney Chevrolet Happy Birthday Jack 94 500 0 Running 96,900
24 37 99 Carl Edwards Ford Office Depot 91 499 0 Running 101,875
25 26 45 Kyle Petty Dodge Georgia-Pacific / Quilted Northern 88 499 0 Running 101,008
26 18 42 Jamie McMurray Dodge Texaco / Havoline 85 498 0 Running 93,415
27 39 11 Terry Labonte Chevrolet FedEx Express 82 497 0 Running 84,905
28 34 50 Jimmy Spencer Dodge Allied Steel Structures 79 493 0 Running 81,395
29 40 40 Sterling Marlin Dodge Coors Light 76 491 0 Running 111,693
30 38 92 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet Kingsport Iron & Metal 73 491 0 Running 81,675
31 30 88 Dale Jarrett Ford UPS 70 478 0 Running 115,223
32 43 80 Carl Long Chevrolet Royal Administration 67 472 0 Running 80,955
33 11 5 Kyle Busch Chevrolet Kellogg's / Johnny Bravo 64 448 0 Running 89,795
34 14 41 Casey Mears Dodge Target 61 427 0 Running 100,393
35 8 32 Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Chevrolet Tide 58 411 0 Running 90,172
36 29 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Lowe's 55 410 0 Engine 128,956
37 19 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet GM Goodwrench / Reese's Big Cup 57 352 3 Crash 127,316
38 33 7 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Jim Beam 49 332 0 Oil leak 80,270
39 6 12 Ryan Newman Dodge Alltel 46 317 0 Crash 125,151
40 12 10 Scott Riggs Chevrolet Checkers / Rally's 43 309 0 Engine 88,050
41 36 95 Stanton Barrett Chevrolet Langley Properties 40 251 0 Engine 79,900
42 10 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 37 212 0 Crash 111,840
43 21 00 Johnny Benson, Jr. Chevrolet Bryan Foods 34 78 0 Electrical 79,962