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Cup: Pocono - Race results

Pole sitter Joey Logano went on to win the Pocono 400 presented by #NASCAR race to claim his second victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship.
Joey Logano found his way to victory lane for only the second time in 125 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, winning the Pocono 400 presented by #NASCAR Sunday afternoon race after having started from pole position.

As the youngest driver to win at Pocono (22 years, 17 days old) it was fitting that one of the oldest active drivers in Cup competition, Mark Martin, should be the nearest challenger. The veteran driver was just 0.997s behind Logano as he claimed the chequered flag.

The race lasted just over three hours and saw 7 cautions lasting a total of 35 laps of the 160-lap race. Matt Kenseth now leads by the Cup championship standings by 10pts over Dale Earnhardt Jr. with former points leader Greg Biffle dropping back to third place in the standings after race 14 of 36.

Race results

1. #20 Joey Logano Toyota 160 laps 3hrs 3mins 12secs (48/2 pts)
2. #55 Mark Martin Toyota 160 laps + 0.997s (43/1 pts)
3. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 160 laps + 1.717s (41/0 pts)
4. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 160 laps + 1.852s (40/0 pts)
5. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 160 laps + 2.967s (40/1 pts)
6. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 160 laps + 5.114s (38/0 pts)
7. #17 Matt Kenseth Ford 160 laps + 5.328s (38/1 pts)
8. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 160 laps + 5.720s (37/1 pts)
9. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 160 laps + 6.887s (35/0 pts)
10. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 160 laps + 7.808s (35/1 pts)
11. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 160 laps + 8.423s (33/0 pts)
12. #39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 160 laps + 9.762s (32/0 pts)
13. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 160 laps + 9.909s (31/0 pts)
14. #29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 160 laps + 10.627s (30/0 pts)
15. #31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 160 laps + 11.903s (29/0 pts)
16. #78 Regan Smith Chevrolet 160 laps + 12.073s (28/0 pts)
17. #42 Juan Montoya Chevrolet 160 laps + 13.033s (28/1 pts)
18. #2 Brad Keselowski Dodge 160 laps + 13.039s (26/0 pts)
19. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 160 laps + 13.440s (25/0 pts)
20. #56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 160 laps + 13.464s (24/0 pts)
21. #51 David Reutimann Chevrolet 160 laps + 14.525s (23/0 pts)
22. #47 Bobby Labonte Toyota 160 laps + 15.342s (22/0 pts)
23. #38 David Gilliland Ford 160 laps + 15.375s (22/1 pts)
24. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 160 laps + 18.889s (21/1 pts)
25. #10 Dave Blaney Chevrolet 160 laps + 1 lap (19/0 pts)
26. #93 Travis Kvapil Toyota 160 laps + 1 lap (18/0 pts)
27. #34 David Ragan Ford 160 laps + 1 lap (18/1 pts)
28. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 158 laps + 2 laps (16/0 pts)
29. #5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 139 laps Accident (15/0 pts)
30. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 76 laps Engine (14/0 pts)
31. #22 AJ Allmendinger Dodge 64 laps Accident (13/0 pts)
32. #36 Tony Raines Chevrolet 47 laps Accident (12/0 pts)
33. #33 Stephen Leicht * Chevrolet 39 laps Brakes (11/0 pts)
34. #98 Michael McDowell Ford 37 laps Rear Gear (10/0 pts)
35. #13 Casey Mears Ford 36 laps Brakes (9/0 pts)
36. #249 J.J. Yeley Toyota 33 laps Accident (8/0 pts)
37. #87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 30 laps Brakes (0pts)
38. #119 Mike Bliss Toyota 26 laps Brakes (0pts)
39. #74 Stacy Compton Chevrolet 24 laps Transmission (5/0 pts)
40. #23 Scott Riggs Chevrolet 19 laps Overheating (4/0 pts)
41. #32 Reed Sorenson Ford 12 laps Accident (0pts)
42. #26 Josh Wise * Ford 12 laps Brakes (2/0 pts)
43. #83 Landon Cassill Toyota 1 laps Accident (1/0 pts)

* Denotes Rookie



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Coors Light Pole Award winner Joey Logano, driver of the #20 The Home Depot Toyota, leads the field to the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pocono 400 presented by #NASCAR at Pocono Raceway on Sunday in Long Pond, Pa. (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, pits during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)
Denny Hamlin, driver of the #11 FedEx Express Toyota, Ryan Newman, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet, Miss Sprint Cup Kim Coon, Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, and Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, pose for a photo prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 GameStop/Rock Candy Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 GameStop/Rock Candy Toyota, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, celebrates with the trophy in Victory Lane with team owner Dale Earnhardt jr. after winning the series championship during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 GameStop/Rock Candy Toyota, leads a pack of cars during the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 GameStop/Rock Candy Toyota, takes the chequered flag to win the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 15, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota, and Darrell Wallace Jr., driver of the #54 ToyotaCare Toyota, burn out as Crafton celebrates winning the series championship and Wallace celebrates winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota, celebrates winning the series championship in Victory Lane with the trophy, NASCAR President Mike Helton and sportscaster Krista Voda during the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota, celebrates winning the series championship in Victory Lane after the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the series championship and placing ninth in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr., driver of the #54 ToyotaCare Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
Darrell Wallace Jr., driver of the #54 ToyotaCare Toyota, takes the chequered flag to win the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Crafton, driver of the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota, and his daughter Elladee take part in pre-race ceremonies for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, 2014 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo Credit: Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Crafton drives the #88 Jeld-Wen/Menards Toyota during practice for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 13, 2014 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, stands in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 8, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona. (Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, celebrates after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 9, 2014 in Avondale, Arizona.  (Photo Credit: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

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