OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DAYTONA 500

Jimmie Johnson won the 2006 NASCAR NEXTEL CUP SERIES Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Daytona International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Daytona
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $15,521,950

RACE

  • NUMBER: 1
  • NAME: Daytona 500
  • DATE: 02-19-2006
  • LAPS / MILES: 203 / 508
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 11 / 39

WINNER

  • NAME: Jimmie Johnson
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 142.667
  • START POSITION: 9th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 32
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 9 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Lowe's 185 203 24 Running 1,505,124
2 14 42 Casey Mears Dodge Texaco / Havoline 170 203 0 Running 1,095,766
3 18 12 Ryan Newman Dodge Alltel 170 203 23 Running 796,116
4 3 38 Elliott Sadler Ford M&M's 165 203 5 Running 684,076
5 15 20 Tony Stewart Chevrolet The Home Depot 160 203 20 Running 537,944
6 37 07 Clint Bowyer Chevrolet Jack Daniel's 150 203 0 Running 411,683
7 35 25 Brian Vickers Chevrolet GMAC 151 203 21 Running 347,583
8 7 8 Dale Earnhardt Jr Chevrolet Budweiser 152 203 32 Running 377,694
9 23 21 Ken Schrader Ford Little Debbie 138 203 0 Running 328,897
10 25 88 Dale Jarrett Ford UPS 134 203 0 Running 326,983
11 27 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 130 203 0 Running 307,347
12 10 6 Mark Martin Ford AAA 132 203 19 Running 292,383
13 20 7 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Jim Beam 124 203 0 Running 269,558
14 28 29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet GM Goodwrench 126 203 1 Running 302,244
15 11 17 Matt Kenseth Ford DeWalt Power Tools 123 203 28 Running 302,549
16 19 1 Martin Truex Jr Chevrolet Bass Pro Shops / Tracker 115 203 0 Running 297,816
17 43 96 Terry Labonte Chevrolet DLP HDTV / Tweeter 87 203 0 Running 268,558
18 30 55 Michael Waltrip Dodge NAPA Auto Parts 109 203 0 Running 274,241
19 33 36 Bill Elliott Chevrolet Ginn Clubs & Resorts 111 203 1 Running 257,758
20 42 27 Kirk Shelmerdine Chevrolet Apex Electric 103 203 0 Running 272,008
21 29 49 Brent Sherman Dodge Serta 100 203 0 Running 274,766
22 34 22 Dave Blaney Dodge Caterpillar 97 203 0 Running 271,241
23 4 5 Kyle Busch Chevrolet Kellogg's 99 203 5 Running 281,833
24 24 09 Mike Wallace Dodge Miccosukee Gaming & Resorts 91 203 0 Running 266,533
25 31 61 Kevin Lepage Ford AMP Energy Drink 93 203 1 Running 254,683
26 2 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont 90 203 1 Running 334,879
27 40 32 Travis Kvapil Chevrolet Tide 87 203 1 Running 265,455
28 32 40 David Stremme Dodge Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon 79 203 0 Running 263,358
29 22 41 Reed Sorenson Dodge Target 76 203 0 Running 262,908
30 17 11 Denny Hamlin Chevrolet FedEx Express 73 203 0 Running 254,833
31 16 16 Greg Biffle Ford National Guard 75 203 1 Running 258,758
32 1 31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet Cingular Wireless 72 202 18 Running 302,603
33 38 01 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet U.S. Army 64 200 0 Running 279,453
34 39 14 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Waste Management 61 200 0 Running 248,713
35 8 43 Bobby Labonte Dodge Cheerios / Betty Crocker 58 197 0 Crash 294,674
36 26 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dodge Dealers / UAW 55 197 0 Running 278,049
37 6 26 Jamie McMurray Ford Crown Royal 57 196 1 Crash 287,183
38 13 2 Kurt Busch Dodge Miller Lite 54 187 1 Crash 280,366
39 12 45 Kyle Petty Dodge Wells Fargo Financial 46 173 0 Running 256,833
40 41 00 Hermie Sadler Ford Aaron's 43 169 0 Engine 245,633
41 36 18 JJ Yeley Chevrolet Interstate Batteries 40 157 0 Running 279,833
42 21 66 Jeff Green Chevrolet Best Buy 37 156 0 Running 253,153
43 5 99 Carl Edwards Ford Office Depot 34 78 0 Crash 269,882