FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover Preview

Kenseth celebrates last year’s win at Dover -Via Getty Images-

By Jason Schultz

Race Info

Date- Sunday June 3rd, 2012

Location- Dover, Delaware

Start Time- 1:15 PM EST

Distance- 400 Laps, 400 Miles

Broadcast TV- FOX

Broadcast Radio- MRN

Weather Forecast

High 78 F Low 60 F

Chance of rain- 10%

Partly Cloudy

Past Race Winners

2011- Matt Kenseth

2010- Kyle Busch

2009- Jimmie Johnson

2008- Kyle Busch

2007- Martin Truex Jr.

Notables yet to win Spring Race at Dover

Brad Keselowski

Kasey Kahne

Denny Hamlin

Kevin Harvick

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Carl Edwards

News & Notes

Hendrick looks to win for the fourth straight week

Martin Truex Jr. looks for first Sprint Cup Series win since Dover in 2007

Kyle Busch looks for third Dover win

Greg Biffle looks to remain point’s leader

Dale Earnhardt Jr. looks for first win since 2008

Final FOX Broadcast of the season, TNT Summer Series start next week at Pocono

Matt Kenseth looks to win back-to-back Spring Dover races

My Fantasy Racing Picks

Group A- Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards

Group B- Martin Truex Jr, Carl Edwards, Ryan Newman, Joey Logano

Group C- David Ragan, Landon Cassill

Event Schedule

Cup Practice 11:00 AM EST Friday on SPEED

Cup Practice 2:45 PM EST Friday on SPEED

Cup Qualifying 12:00 PM EST Saturday on SPEED

Cup Race 12:30 PM EST Sunday on FOX

Next Race- Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway Pocono, Pennsylvania

Entry List via Nascar.com

           

CAR

DRIVER

HOMETOWN

MAKE

SPONSOR

OWNER

1 Jamie McMurray Joplin, MO Chevrolet Bass Pro Shops / Allstate Felix Sabates
2 Brad Keselowski Rochester Hills, MI Dodge Miller Lite Roger Penske
5 Kasey Kahne Enumclaw, WA Chevrolet HendrickCars.com Linda Hendrick
9 Marcos Ambrose Launceston, Tasmania Ford Stanley Richard Petty
10 David Reutimann Zephyrhills, FL Chevrolet Tommy Baldwin Racing Tommy Baldwin
11 Denny Hamlin Chesterfield, VA Toyota FedEx Freight / Autism Speaks J D Gibbs
13 Casey Mears Bakersfield, CA Ford GEICO Bob Germain
14 Tony Stewart Rushville, IN Chevrolet Mobil 1 / Office Depot Margaret Haas
15 Clint Bowyer Emporia, KS Toyota 5-hour Energy Rob Kauffman
16 Greg Biffle Vancouver, WA Ford 3M / Heiland (EMD) Jack Roush
17 Matt Kenseth Cambridge, WI Ford Best Buy John Henry
18 Kyle Busch Las Vegas, NV Toyota M&M’s Joe Gibbs
20 Joey Logano Middletown, CT Toyota The Home Depot Joe Gibbs
22 AJ Allmendinger Los Gatos, CA Dodge Shell / Pennzoil Walter Czarnecki
23 Scott Riggs Bahama, NC Chevrolet North Texas Pipe Robert Richardson
24 Jeff Gordon Pittsboro, IN Chevrolet DuPont Rick Hendrick
26 Josh Wise* Riverside, CA Ford MDS Transport Jerry Freeze
27 Paul Menard Eau Claire, WI Chevrolet Menards / Pittsburgh Paints Richard Childress
29 Kevin Harvick Bakersfield, CA Chevrolet Jimmy Johns Richard Childress
30 David Stremme South Bend, IN Toyota Inception Motorsports Kevin Buckler
31 Jeff Burton South Boston, VA Chevrolet BB&T Richard Childress
32 Reed Sorenson Peachtree City, GA Ford TBA Jack Roush
33 Stephen Leicht* Asheville, NC Chevrolet Little Joes A
utos.com
Richard Childress
34 David Ragan Unadilla, GA Ford MHP / 8 Hour Alert Bob Jenkins
36 Dave Blaney Hartford, OH Chevrolet Tommy Baldwin Racing Allan Heinke
38 David Gilliland Riverside, CA Ford Front Row Motorsports Brad Jenkins
39 Ryan Newman South Bend, IN Chevrolet Quicken Loans Tony Stewart
42 Juan Montoya Bogota, Colombia Chevrolet Target Chip Ganassi
43 Aric Almirola Tampa, FL Ford Jani-King / Smithfield Richard Petty
47 Bobby Labonte Corpus Christi, TX Toyota Scott Products Tad Geschickter
48 Jimmie Johnson El Cajon, CA Chevrolet Lowe’s Madagascar Jeff Gordon
51 Kurt Busch Las Vegas, NV Chevrolet Phoenix Construction Services James Finch
52 Mike Skinner Susanville, CA Toyota CrusaderStaff
ing.com
Kelly Owen
55 Mark Martin Batesville, AR Toyota Aaron’s Dream Machine Bill Jenkins
56 Martin Truex Jr. Mayetta, NJ Toyota NAPA Auto Parts Michael Waltrip
74 Cole Whitt Alpine, CA Chevrolet Turn One Racing Vickie Compton
78 Regan Smith Cato, NY Chevrolet Furniture Row / CSX “Play it Safe” Barney Visser
83 Landon Cassill Cedar Rapids, IA Toyota Burger King Thomas Ueberall
87 Joe Nemechek Lakeland, FL Toyota AM / FM Energy Wood & Pellet Stoves Andrea Nemechek
88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Kannapolis, NC Chevrolet AMP Energy / National Guard Rick Hendrick
93 Travis Kvapil Janesville, WI Toyota Burger King Thomas Ueberall
98 Michael McDowell Phoenix, AZ Ford Phil Parsons Racing Mike Curb
99 Carl Edwards Columbia, MO Ford Subway Jack Roush
19 Mike Bliss Milwaukie, OR Toyota Humphrey Smith Racing Randy Humphrey
79 Scott Speed Manteca, CA Ford Team Kyle Archie St. Hilaire
49 J.J. Yeley Phoenix, AZ Toyota America Israel Racing / JPO Absorbents Jay Robinson

 

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