OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GOOD SAM ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE 500

Matt Kenseth won the 2012 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Talladega Superspeedway
  • LOCATION: Talladega
  • LENGTH: 2.660 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $5,373,101

RACE

  • NUMBER: 30
  • NAME: Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500
  • DATE: 10-07-2012
  • LAPS / MILES: 189 / 503
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 17

WINNER

  • NAME: Matt Kenseth
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 171.194
  • START POSITION: 15th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 54
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 15 17 Matt Kenseth Ford Ecoboost / National Breast Cancer 47/4 189 33 Running 307,036
2 6 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet Drive to End Hunger 43/1 189 7 Running 206,171
3 13 18 Kyle Busch Toyota M&M's 42/1 189 6 Running 186,168
4 25 34 David Ragan Ford MHP / 8 Hour Alert 41/1 189 1 Running 142,743
5 28 78 Regan Smith Chevrolet Furniture Row / Farm American 39/0 189 0 Running 136,243
6 5 16 Greg Biffle Ford 3M / National Breast Cancer Foundation 39/1 189 16 Running 124,260
7 22 2 Brad Keselowski Dodge Miller Lite 37/0 189 0 Running 130,330
8 36 93 Travis Kvapil Toyota Burger King / Dr Pepper 37/1 189 3 Running 119,518
9 2 39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet U.S. Army 35/0 189 0 Running 130,993
10 26 31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet Caterpillar / DriveCat.com 35/1 189 3 Running 128,610
11 21 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet Budweiser 34/1 189 12 Running 132,621
12 1 5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet HendrickCars.com 33/1 189 9 Running 101,610
13 9 56 Martin Truex Jr Toyota NAPA Auto Parts 31/0 189 0 Running 112,399
14 23 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota FedEx Freight 30/0 189 0 Running 124,801
15 32 38 David Gilliland Ford Peanut Patch Boiled Peanuts / Margaret Holmes 29/0 189 0 Running 96,118
16 31 32 Terry Labonte Ford C&J Energy Services 28/0 189 0 Running 90,435
17 17 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Lowe's 28/1 189 11 Running 125,121
18 40 47 Bobby Labonte Toyota Scott / Kingsford / Bush Beans 26/0 189 0 Running 99,332
19 18 43 Aric Almirola Ford Gwaltney 25/0 189 0 Running 118,346
20 12 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Chevrolet Diet Mountain Dew "Paint the 88"… 25/1 189 18 Running 89,485
21 8 21 Trevor Bayne Ford Motorcraft / Quick Lane / Warriors in Pink 0 189 5 Running 81,235
22 4 14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet Mobil 1 / Office Depot 23/1 188 1 Accident 130,085
23 3 15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 5-Hour Energy Benefiting Avon Foundation… 22/1 188 8 Accident 107,549
24 10 22 Sam Hornish Jr Dodge SKF 0 188 0 Accident 120,835
25 11 55 Michael Waltrip Toyota Charlie Loudermilk Aaron's Dream Machine 19/0 188 0 Accident 79,785
26 19 13 Casey Mears Ford GEICO 19/1 188 10 Accident 79,010
27 20 9 Marcos Ambrose Ford Dewalt 18/1 188 2 Accident 106,618
28 16 27 Paul Menard Chevrolet CertainTeed Insulation / Menards 16/0 188 0 Accident 86,460
29 39 36 Dave Blaney Chevrolet Golden Corral 15/0 188 0 Accident 78,310
30 38 83 Landon Cassill Toyota Burger King / Dr Pepper 14/0 188 0 Running 105,480
31 34 98 Michael McDowell Ford K-Love / Curb Records 13/0 188 0 Running 74,985
32 14 20 Joey Logano Toyota The Home Depot 12/0 187 0 Running 82,785
33 30 30 David Stremme Toyota SwanEnergyInc.com 11/0 187 0 Running 74,635
34 24 1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet Bass Pro Shops / Allstate 12/2 184 38 Accident 110,868
35 43 23 Robert Richardson Jr Chevrolet North Texas Pipe 0 180 0 Accident 74,260
36 7 99 Carl Edwards Ford Subway 8/0 179 0 Running 120,351
37 41 10 David Reutimann Chevrolet CVP@TMone.com 7/0 162 0 Engine 73,980
38 27 42 Juan Montoya Chevrolet Target / Gillette 6/0 156 0 Engine 103,819
39 29 51 Kurt Busch Chevrolet Phoenix Construction 6/1 98 6 Parked 79,000
40 42 33 Cole Whitt Chevrolet Little Joes Autos.com 0 16 0 Accident 78,860
41 37 87 Joe Nemechek Toyota AM / FM Energy Wood & Pellet Stoves 0 12 0 Vibration 70,710
42 35 97 Timmy Hill Toyota AM / FM Energy Wood & Pellet Stoves 0 8 0 Electrical 70,580
43 33 26 Josh Wise Ford MDS Transport 1/0 5 0 Overheating 70,964