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Jimmie Johnson extended Hendrick Motorsports' winning streak with victory in the FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway.
Jimmie Johnson kept on adding to the 'wins' tally for Hendrick Motorsport, with a dominating performance at the Dover International Speedway Monster Mile on Sunday afternoon.

It was Johnson's 57th victory in 376 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races, and his second of 2012, and at a track he particularly likes - he's won at Dover no fewer than seven times in 21 starts. He led the most laps at Dover for the ninth time (289 of the 400-lap race distance) including the past seven Cup races, giving Hendrick Motorsports its 202nd career victory - the third in a row. The 14 wins Hendrick now has at Dover is more than any other team.

An early accident caught up a dozen cars including Tony Stewart on lap 9 which brought out a 20 minute red flag. Engine problems took out Jeff Burton, David Reutimann and both Kyle and Kurt Busch, and a flat tyre put Carl Edwards into the wall on lap 164.

Greg Biffle continues to lead the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship standings by a single point over Matt Kenseth, after Kenseth finished third just behind Johnson and Kevin Harvick at Dover.

Race results

1. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 400 laps Running (48/5 pts)
2. #29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 400 laps + 2.550s (42/0 pts)
3. #17 Matt Kenseth Ford 400 laps + 4.145s (42/1 pts)
4. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 400 laps + 4.993s (41/1 pts)
5. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 400 laps + 5.607s (39/0 pts)
6. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 400 laps + 6.951s (38/0 pts)
7. #56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 400 laps + 7.263s (37/0 pts)
8. #20 Joey Logano Toyota 400 laps + 7.811s (36/0 pts)
9. #5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 400 laps + 7.957s (35/0 pts)
10. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 400 laps + 9.077s (34/0 pts)
11. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 400 laps + 9.718s (33/0 pts)
12. #2 Brad Keselowski Dodge 400 laps + 10.649s (32/0 pts)
13. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 400 laps + 11.197s (32/1 pts)
14. #55 Mark Martin Toyota 400 laps + 11.325s (31/1 pts)
15. #39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 400 laps + 13.429s (29/0 pts)
16. #22 AJ Allmendinger Dodge 400 laps + 14.103s (28/0 pts)
17. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 400 laps + 14.585s (27/0 pts)
18. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 400 laps + 14.758s (27/1 pts)
19. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 400 laps + 17.911s (25/0 pts)
20. #47 Bobby Labonte Toyota 399 laps + 1 lap (24/0 pts)
21. #34 David Ragan Ford 398 laps + 2 laps (24/1 pts)
22. #31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 364 laps Engine (22/0 pts)
23. #93 Travis Kvapil Toyota 348 laps + 52 laps (21/0 pts)
24. #51 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 338 laps Engine (20/0 pts)
25. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 331 laps + 69 laps (19/0 pts)
26. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 318 laps + 82 laps (18/0 pts)
27. #78 Regan Smith Chevrolet 306 laps + 94 laps (17/0 pts)
28. #42 Juan Montoya Chevrolet 296 laps + 104 laps (16/0 pts)
29. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 202 laps Engine (15/0 pts)
30. #32 Reed Sorenson Ford 124 laps Accident (0pts)
31. #10 David Reutimann Chevrolet 110 laps Engine (13/0 pts)
32. #36 Dave Blaney Chevrolet 65 laps Accident (12/0 pts)
33. #30 David Stremme Toyota 63 laps Overheating (11/0 pts)
34. #249 J.J. Yeley Toyota 41 laps Overheating (10/0 pts)
35. #33 Stephen Leicht * Chevrolet 29 laps Accident (9/0 pts)
36. #119 Mike Bliss Toyota 23 laps Steering (0pts)
37. #23 Scott Riggs Chevrolet 21 laps Vibration (7/0 pts)
38. #83 Landon Cassill Toyota 9 laps Accident (6/0 pts)
39. #87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 9 laps Accident (0pts)
40. #38 David Gilliland Ford 9 laps Accident (4/0 pts)
41. #13 Casey Mears Ford 8 laps Accident (3/0 pts)
42. #98 Michael McDowell Ford 8 laps Accident (2/0 pts)
43. #179 Scott Speed Ford 8 laps Accident (1/0 pts)



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Crew members work on the #18 M&M`s Toyota of Kyle Busch as he sits in the car in the garage after an on track incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 3, 2012 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s Madagascar Chevrolet, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 3, 2012 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)
Mark Martin, driver of the #55 Aaron`s Dream Machine Toyota, and Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s Madagascar Chevrolet, lead the field to the green flag to start the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 3, 2012 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s Chevrolet SS finished in fifth place and Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Designate A Driver Chevrolet SS finished in third place Sunday, September 21, 2014 in the Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Both Johnson and Harvick are in the Chase which continues in next week`s Challenger 16 race. (Photo by Garry Eller/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jamie McMurray, driver of the #1 Belkin/Wemo Chevrolet SS finished in fourth place and Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s Chevrolet SS finished in fifth place Sunday, September 21, 2014 in the Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Johnson is in the Chase which continues in next week`s Challenger 16 race. (Photo by Garry Eller/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Designate A Driver Chevrolet SS finished in third place Sunday, September 21, 2014 in the Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Harvick is in the Chase which continues in next week`s Challenger 16 race. (Photo by Garry Eller/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet SS finished in 2nd place and Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet SS finished in 26th place Sunday, September 21, 2014 in the Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Gordon is in the Chase which continues in next week`s Challenger 16 race. (Photo by Christa L Thomas/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M`s Toyota, drives with damage to his car after crashing during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 21, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, leads Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M`s Toyota, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 21, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS qualified for sixth position September 19, 2014 for Sunday`s Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Johnson is in the Chase which continues with the Challenger 16 for this and next week`s race. (Photo by Christa L Thomas/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Designate A Driver Chevrolet SS qualified for third position September 19, 2014 for Sunday`s Chase Challenger 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Harvick is in the Chase which continues with the Challenger 16 for this and next week`s race. (Photo by Christa L Thomas/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Aflac Ford, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, speaks at a press conference following practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M`s Toyota, smiles at Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-hour Energy Toyota, during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire.  (Photo Credit: Jared Wickerham/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Designate a Driver Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on September 19, 2014 in Loudon, New Hampshire. (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, takes the chequered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 14, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois.  (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Cars race during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 14, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois. (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M`s Toyota, leads Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Drive To End Hunger Chevrolet, and Kyle Larson, driver of the #42 Target Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on September 14, 2014 in Joliet, Illinois.  (Photo Credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

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