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Greg Biffle won the Samsung Mobile 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway ahead of Jimmie Johnson and Mark Martin.
Greg Biffle won the Samsung Mobile 500 under the floodlights at Texas Motor Speedway, his 17th victory in 337 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races and his first visit to victory lane in 49 races. His last win came at Kansas Speedway on Oct. 3, 2010.

He crossed the line 3.235s ahead of Jimmie Johnson, with Mark Martin continuing to be impressively strong on the 1.5 mile banked oval to claim third place ahead of Jeff Gordon and Matt Kenseth.

Race results

1. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 334 laps 3:10:16s (47/4 pts)
2. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 334 laps + 3.235s (44/2 pts)
3. #55 Mark Martin Toyota 334 laps + 9.094s (41/0 pts)
4. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 334 laps + 10.560s (41/1 pts)
5. #17 Matt Kenseth Ford 334 laps + 11.928s (40/1 pts)
6. #56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 334 laps + 18.603s (39/1 pts)
7. #5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 334 laps + 21.969s (37/0 pts)
8. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 334 laps + 28.100s (36/0 pts)
9. #29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 334 laps + 28.576s (35/0 pts)
10. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 334 laps + 29.097s (34/0 pts)
11. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 334 laps + 31.110s (33/0 pts)
12. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 334 laps + 32.785s (32/0 pts)
13. #51 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 333 laps + 1 lap (31/0 pts)
14. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 333 laps + 1 lap (30/0 pts)
15. #22 AJ Allmendinger Dodge 333 laps + 1 lap (29/0 pts)
16. #42 Juan Montoya Chevrolet 333 laps + 1 lap (28/0 pts)
17. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 333 laps + 1 lap (27/0 pts)
18. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 333 laps + 1 lap (26/0 pts)
19. #20 Joey Logano Toyota 333 laps + 1 lap (25/0 pts)
20. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 333 laps In Pit (25/1 pts)1 Lap
21. #39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 332 laps + 2 laps (23/0 pts)
22. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 332 laps + 2 laps (22/0 pts)
23. #78 Regan Smith Chevrolet 332 laps + 2 laps (21/0 pts)
24. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 332 laps + 2 laps (20/0 pts)
25. #13 Casey Mears Ford 331 laps + 3 laps (19/0 pts)
26. #10 David Reutimann Chevrolet 331 laps + 3 laps (18/0 pts)
27. #47 Bobby Labonte Toyota 330 laps + 4 laps (17/0 pts)
28. #21 Trevor Bayne Ford 330 laps + 4 laps (0pts)
29. #31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 330 laps + 4 laps (15/0 pts)
30. #83 Landon Cassill Toyota 330 laps + 4 laps (14/0 pts)
31. #38 David Gilliland Ford 328 laps + 6 laps (13/0 pts)
32. #32 Reed Sorenson Ford 327 laps + 7 laps (0pts)
33. #249 J.J. Yeley Toyota 325 laps + 9 laps (11/0 pts)
34. #33 Tony Raines Chevrolet 323 laps + 11 laps (10/0 pts)
35. #34 David Ragan Ford 313 laps + 21 laps (10/1 pts)
36. #2 Brad Keselowski Dodge 312 laps + 22 laps (8/0 pts)
37. #36 Dave Blaney Chevrolet 228 laps Vibration (7/0 pts)
38. #93 Travis Kvapil Toyota 114 laps Engine (6/0 pts)
39. #26 Josh Wise * Ford 66 laps Vibration (5/0 pts)
40. #119 Mike Bliss Toyota 38 laps Brakes (0pts)
41. #98 Michael McDowell Ford 36 laps Vibration (3/0 pts)
42. #23 Scott Riggs Chevrolet 25 laps Vibration (2/0 pts)
43. #195 Scott Speed Ford 13 laps Overheating (1/0 pts)

* Denotes Rookie

Sprint Cup championship standings

1. (--) Greg Biffle 273pts
2. (+2) Matt Kenseth 254pts (-19pts)
3. (-1) Dale Earnhardt Jr. 254pts (-19pts)
4. (+2) Martin Truex Jr. 253pts (-20pts)
5. (--) Kevin Harvick 249pts (-24pts)
6. (+1) Denny Hamlin 242pts (-31pts)
7. (-4) Tony Stewart 234pts (-39pts)
8. (+2) Jimmie Johnson 233pts (-40pts)
9. (-1) Ryan Newman 225pts (-48pts)
10. (-1) Clint Bowyer 219pts (-54pts)
11. (--) Carl Edwards 215pts (-58pts)
12. (+2) Paul Menard 192pts (-81pts)
13. (--) Joey Logano 192pts (-81pts)
14. (+2) Kyle Busch 184pts (-89pts)
15. (-3) Brad Keselowski 183pts (-90pts)
16. (-1) Jeff Burton 179pts (-94pts)
17. (+4) Jeff Gordon 177pts (-96pts)
18. (-1) Juan Montoya 174pts (-99pts)
19. (+1) AJ Allmendinger 172pts (-101pts)
20. (+5) Mark Martin 170pts (-103pts)
21. (-3) Regan Smith 167pts (-106pts)
22. (-3) Aric Almirola 166pts (-107pts)
23. (+1) Jamie McMurray 160pts (-113pts)
24. (-1) Marcos Ambrose 159pts (-114pts)
25. (-3) Bobby Labonte 152pts (-121pts)
26. (--) Kurt Busch 147pts (-126pts)
27. (+4) Kasey Kahne 130pts (-143pts)
28. (-1) Casey Mears 119pts (-154pts)
29. (-1) David Ragan 109pts (-164pts)
30. (--) David Gilliland 109pts (-164pts)
31. (+1) David Reutimann 106pts (-167pts)
32. (-3) Dave Blaney 104pts (-169pts)
33. (+1) Landon Cassill 91pts (-182pts)
34. (-1) Travis Kvapil 85pts (-188pts)
35. (--) Brian Vickers 66pts (-207pts)
36. (--) David Stremme 63pts (-210pts)
37. (+1) J.J. Yeley 60pts (-213pts)
38. (-1) Brendan Gaughan 50pts (-223pts)
39. (+1) Michael McDowell 47pts (-226pts)
40. (-1) Ken Schrader 47pts (-226pts)
41. (+1) Tony Raines 35pts (-238pts)
42. (-1) Terry Labonte 27pts (-246pts)
43. (--) Josh Wise* 26pts (-247pts)
44. (--) Hermie Sadler 13pts (-260pts)
45. (--) Scott Riggs 12pts (-261pts)
46. (--) Robby Gordon 6pts (-267pts)
47. (--) Timmy Hill* 2pts (-271pts)
48. (+8) Scott Speed 1pts (-272pts)

Only drivers registered for points in this series are shown



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