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NASCAR-Craftsman Truck-Mountain Dew 250 Results

At Talladega Superspeedway

Talladega, Ala.

Lap length: 2.66 miles

(Start position in parentheses)

1. (5) Todd Bodine, Toyota, 94 laps, 120.4 rating, 190 points, $78,700.

2. (7) Ron Hornaday Jr., Chevrolet, 94, 96.5, 170, $51,475.

3. (13) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 94, 108, 170, $36,170.

4. (3) Colin Braun, Ford, 94, 115.9, 165, $28,010.

5. (10) Mike Wallace, Toyota, 94, 91.8, 155, $17,710.

6. (25) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 94, 81.6, 150, $16,110.

7. (23) Brian Scott, Toyota, 94, 90.8, 151, $17,810.

8. (24) T.J. Bell Jr., Chevrolet, 94, 51.4, 142, $17,310.

9. (9) Mike Skinner, Toyota, 94, 83.4, 138, $17,210.

10. (21) Chad McCumbee, Chevrolet, 94, 83.8, 134, $19,160.

11. (17) Johnny Benson, Toyota, 94, 89.6, 130, $17,010.

12. (1) Erik Darnell, Ford, 94, 113.1, 137, $19,035.

13. (8) Dennis Setzer, Dodge, 94, 81.7, 129, $18,635.

14. (18) John Andretti, Toyota, 94, 78, 126, $16,635.

15. (16) Scott Speed, Toyota, 94, 81.2, 118, $17,685.

16. (12) Matt Crafton, Chevrolet, 94, 68.9, 115, $16,435.

17. (14) Shelby Howard, Chevrolet, 94, 65, 112, $16,335.

18. (2) John Wes Townley, Ford, 94, 80.3, 109, $16,435.

19. (26) David Starr, Toyota, 94, 48.9, 106, $16,110.

20. (20) Brendan Gaughan, Ford, 94, 69.5, 108, $16,710.

21. (28) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, 94, 50.2, 100, $15,910.

22. (4) Jon Wood, Ford, 94, 43.3, 97, $14,560.

23. (15) Terry Cook, Toyota, 93, 56.7, 94, $14,460.

24. (30) Wayne Edwards, Chevrolet, 93, 38.1, 91, $13,360.

25. (31) Bryan Silas, Chevrolet, 90, 32.2, 88, $13,260.

26. (6) Joey Logano, Toyota, 89, 61.6, 85, $13,160.

27. (19) Jack Sprague, Chevrolet, accident, 65, 42.1, 82, $13,060.

28. (11) Rick Crawford, Ford, radiator, 52, 76.2, 79, $12,960.

29. (27) Jason White, Dodge, clutch, 50, 50.4, 76, $12,860.

30. (22) Sean Murphy, Chevrolet, rear end, 48, 46.4, 73, $12,760.

31. (33) Richard Johns, Chevrolet, engine, 7, 30.9, 70, $12,635.

32. (29) Norm Benning, Chevrolet, overheating, 5, 31.5, 67, $12,535.

33. (32) Justin Hobgood, Chevrolet, engine, 1, 32.3, 64, $12,435.

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Race Statistics

Average Speed of Race Winner: 145.513 mph.

Time of Race: 1 hour, 43 minutes, 6 seconds.

Margin of Victory: 0.74 seconds.

Caution Flags: Four for 17 laps.

Lead Changes: 16 among eight drivers.

Lap Leaders: E.Darnell 1-32; T.Bodine 33; E.Darnell 34-49; B.Gaughan 50-51; K.Busch 52; D.Setzer 53; J.Andretti 54-56; D.Setzer 57-58; T.Bodine 59-66; C.Braun 67; D.Setzer 68-76; C.Braun 77-78; K.Busch 79; B.Scott 80; K.Busch 81-92; C.Braun 93; T.Bodine 94.

Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): E.Darnell, 2 times for 48 laps; K.Busch, 3 times for 14 laps; D.Setzer, 3 times for 12 laps; T.Bodine, 3 times for 10 laps; C.Braun, 3 times for 4 laps; J.Andretti, 1 time for 3 laps; B.Gaughan, 1 time for 2 laps; B.Scott, 1 time for 1 lap.

Top 10 in Points: 1. R.Hornaday Jr., 3,027. 2. J.Benson, 2,988. 3. M.Crafton, 2,809. 4. T.Bodine, 2,791. 5. E.Darnell, 2,771. 6. M.Skinner, 2,769; 7. R.Crawford, 2,691. 8. J.Sprague, 2,538. 9. D.Setzer, 2,524. 10. T.Cook, 2,460.

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NASCAR Driver Rating Formula

A maximum of 150 points can be attained in a race.

The formula combines the following categories: Wins, Finishes, Top-15 Finishes, Average Running Position While on Lead Lap, Average Speed Under Green, Fastest Lap, Led Most Laps, Lead-Lap Finish.