OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

FOOD CITY 500

Kurt Busch won the 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $4,667,638

RACE

  • NUMBER: 5
  • NAME: Food City 500
  • DATE: 03-26-2006
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 18 / 104

WINNER

  • NAME: Kurt Busch
  • CAR MAKE: Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 79.427
  • START POSITION: 9th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 19
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 9 2 Kurt Busch Dodge Miller Lite 185 500 33 Running 175,858
2 14 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet GM Goodwrench 175 500 8 Running 160,886
3 7 17 Matt Kenseth Ford USG Sheetrock / DeWalt 170 500 124 Running 166,566
4 3 99 Carl Edwards Ford Office Depot 160 500 0 Running 122,575
5 30 43 Bobby Labonte Dodge Cheerios / Betty Crocker 155 500 0 Running 138,836
6 4 6 Mark Martin Ford AAA 150 500 0 Running 105,825
7 2 16 Greg Biffle Ford Subway / National Guard 151 500 52 Running 105,150
8 20 5 Kyle Busch Chevrolet Kellogg's 147 500 34 Running 102,450
9 6 12 Ryan Newman Dodge Alltel 138 500 0 Running 129,258
10 23 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 134 500 0 Running 125,864
11 19 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Chevrolet Budweiser 130 500 0 Running 124,516
12 1 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet The Home Depot 137 500 245 Running 168,886
13 13 38 Elliott Sadler Ford M&M's 124 500 0 Running 115,733
14 33 11 Denny Hamlin Chevrolet FedEx Express 121 500 0 Running 88,000
15 29 66 Jeff Green Chevrolet Best Buy 118 500 0 Running 113,458
16 10 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 115 500 0 Running 115,866
17 35 14 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Waste Management 112 500 0 Running 97,783
18 28 45 Kyle Petty Dodge Schwan's Home Service 109 500 0 Running 107,633
19 40 4 Scott Wimmer Chevrolet AERO Exhaust 106 500 0 Running 85,150
20 15 88 Dale Jarrett Ford UPS 103 500 0 Running 119,775
21 11 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont 105 500 3 Running 129,336
22 22 41 Reed Sorenson Dodge Target 97 499 0 Running 92,450
23 32 22 Dave Blaney Dodge Caterpillar 94 499 0 Running 96,783
24 21 21 Ken Schrader Ford Little Debbie 91 499 0 Running 111,114
25 12 42 Casey Mears Dodge Texaco / Havoline 88 498 0 Running 118,183
26 37 7 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Menards / Energizer 85 497 0 Running 83,400
27 36 96 Terry Labonte Chevrolet DLP HDTV 82 497 0 Running 80,060
28 16 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet U.S. Army 79 495 0 Running 109,355
29 27 07 Clint Bowyer Chevrolet Jack Daniel's 76 495 0 Running 90,800
30 5 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Lowe's 73 487 0 Running 128,486
31 39 61 Kevin Lepage Ford RoadLoans.com 75 485 1 Running 78,650
32 34 55 Michael Waltrip Dodge NAPA Auto Parts 67 481 0 Running 88,147
33 24 18 JJ Yeley Chevrolet AsthmaControl.com 64 469 0 Running 117,075
34 18 31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet Cingular Wireless 61 467 0 Running 107,345
35 8 26 Jamie McMurray Ford Sharpie 58 440 0 Running 117,275
36 26 40 David Stremme Dodge Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon 55 435 0 Running 86,400
37 17 25 Brian Vickers Chevrolet GMAC 52 434 0 Running 86,350
38 25 1 Martin Truex, Jr. Chevrolet Bass Pro Shops / Tracker 49 430 0 Crash 86,300
39 43 95 Stanton Barrett Chevrolet hairofdog.com 46 381 0 Electrical 78,240
40 41 32 Travis Kvapil Chevrolet Tide / Downy 43 349 0 Crash 78,165
41 38 10 Scott Riggs Dodge Valvoline / Stanley Tools 40 344 0 Running 78,115
42 31 49 Brent Sherman Dodge Serta 37 302 0 Crash 78,060
43 42 00 Hermie Sadler Chevrolet Aaron's 34 96 0 Handling 77,481