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Pocono: Cup results

Jimmie Johnson won the 'Party in the Poconos 400' NASCAR Sprint Cup race at the unique Pocono tri-oval on Sunday afternoon, by over a second from Greg Biffle.
Jimmie Johnson is looking in ominously strong form very early on in the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season, after claiming his third win of the year with victory in Pocono, which is his 63rd victory in 413 series races.

Johnson led for 128 of the 160 laps of the race, the highest single-race total of his 23 starts at Pocono career. He has extended his lead in the championship standings to 51pts over Carl Edwards in second.

Race results

1. Jimmie Johnson Hendrick Motorsports 160 laps 2hrs 46mins 26secs
2. Greg Biffle Roush Fenway Racing + 1.209s
3. Dale Earnhardt Jr Hendrick Motorsports + 1.691s
4. Tony Stewart Stewart-Haas Racing + 1.962s
5. Ryan Newman Stewart-Haas Racing + 3.001s
6. Kyle Busch Joe Gibbs Racing + 3.482s
7. Kurt Busch Furniture Row Racing + 3.903s
8. Denny Hamlin Joe Gibbs Racing + 4.527s
9. Kevin Harvick Richard Childress Racing + 4.821s
10. Joey Logano Penske Racing + 5.080s
11. Jeff Burton Richard Childress Racing + 5.591s
12. Jeff Gordon Hendrick Motorsports + 5.708s
13. Jamie McMurray Earnhardt Ganassi Racing + 6.208s
14. Juan Pablo Montoya Earnhardt Ganassi Racing + 6.544s
15. Clint Bowyer Michael Waltrip Racing + 6.947s
16. Brad Keselowski Penske Racing + 7.089s
17. Marcos Ambrose Richard Petty Motorsports + 7.959s
18. Carl Edwards Roush Fenway Racing + 8.660s
19. Mark Martin Michael Waltrip Racing + 9.181s
20. Travis Kvapil BK Racing + 9.453s
21. Aric Almirola Richard Petty Motorsports + 9.779s
22. Casey Mears Germain Racing + 10.089s
23. Martin Truex Jr Michael Waltrip Racing + 10.617s
24. David Gilliland Front Row Motorsports + 11.013s
25. Matt Kenseth Joe Gibbs Racing + 11.644s
26. Ricky Stenhouse Jr Roush Fenway Racing + 11.847s
27. Bobby Labonte JTG Daugherty Racing + 12.124s
28. David Stremme Swan Racing + 12.694s
29. Danica Patrick Stewart-Haas Racing + 13.049s
30. Paul Menard Richard Childress Racing + 24.111s
31. Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing + 26.208s
32. David Reutimann BK Racing + 1 Laps
33. AJ Allmendinger Phoenix Racing + 2 Laps
34. Josh Wise Front Row Motorsports + 3 Laps
35. Timmy Hill FAS Lane Racing + 4 Laps
36. Kasey Kahne Hendrick Motorsports + 19 Laps
37. David Ragan Front Row Motorsports + 39 Laps
38. Landon Cassill Circle Sport + 90 Laps Clutch
39. J.J. Yeley Tommy Baldwin Racing + 121 Laps Transmission
40. Michael McDowell Phil Parsons Racing + 127 Laps Vibration
41. Scott Riggs XXXtreme Motorsport + 132 Laps Vibration
42. Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports + 149 Laps Engine
43. Jason Leffler Humphrey Smith Racing + 152 Laps Transmission

Practice 2 times

1. #78 Kurt Busch Chev 51.331s (Leader) 175.333mph (28 laps)
2. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 51.339s (-0.008s) 175.305mph (31 laps)
3. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 51.368s (-0.037s) 175.206mph (20 laps)
4. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 51.382s (-0.051s) 175.159mph (20 laps)
5. #39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 51.432s (-0.101s) 174.988mph (25 laps)
6. #5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 51.433s (-0.102s) 174.985mph (23 laps)
7. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 51.438s (-0.107s) 174.968mph (15 laps)
8. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 51.478s (-0.147s) 174.832mph (22 laps)
9. #98 Michael McDowell Ford 51.551s (-0.220s) 174.584mph (5 laps)
10. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 51.569s (-0.238s) 174.523mph (25 laps)
11. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 51.584s (-0.253s) 174.473mph (15 laps)
12. #29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 51.592s (-0.261s) 174.446mph (23 laps)
13. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 51.598s (-0.267s) 174.425mph (20 laps)
14. #55 Mark Martin Toyota 51.608s (-0.277s) 174.392mph (12 laps)
15. #22 Joey Logano Ford 51.693s (-0.362s) 174.105mph (26 laps)
16. #2 Brad Keselowski Ford 51.705s (-0.374s) 174.064mph (24 laps)
17. #42 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevrolet 51.731s (-0.400s) 173.977mph (15 laps)
18. #20 Matt Kenseth Toyota 51.755s (-0.424s) 173.896mph (20 laps)
19. #56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 51.758s (-0.427s) 173.886mph (17 laps)
20. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 51.774s (-0.443s) 173.832mph (10 laps)
21. #93 Travis Kvapil Toyota 51.783s (-0.452s) 173.802mph (18 laps)
22. #51 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 51.841s (-0.510s) 173.608mph (13 laps)
23. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 51.848s (-0.517s) 173.584mph (22 laps)
24. #31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 51.850s (-0.519s) 173.578mph (15 laps)
25. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 51.853s (-0.522s) 173.568mph (15 laps)
26. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 51.872s (-0.541s) 173.504mph (16 laps)
27. #17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 51.873s (-0.542s) 173.501mph (20 laps)
28. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 51.958s (-0.627s) 173.217mph (18 laps)
29. #10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 52.000s (-0.669s) 173.077mph (27 laps)
30. #13 Casey Mears Ford 52.019s (-0.688s) 173.014mph (18 laps)
31. #47 Bobby Labonte Toyota 52.130s (-0.799s) 172.645mph (18 laps)
32. #34 David Ragan Ford 52.284s (-0.953s) 172.137mph (19 laps)
33. #35 Josh Wise Ford 52.312s (-0.981s) 172.045mph (11 laps)
34. #7 Dave Blaney Chevrolet 52.359s (-1.028s) 171.890mph (10 laps)
35. #38 David Gilliland Ford 52.407s (-1.076s) 171.733mph (16 laps)
36. #83 David Reutimann Toyota 52.428s (-1.097s) 171.664mph (14 laps)
37. #30 David Stremme Toyota 52.438s (-1.107s) 171.631mph (15 laps)
38. #33 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 52.621s (-1.290s) 171.034mph (8 laps)
39. #87 David Stremme Toyota 53.659s (-2.328s) 167.726mph (1 laps)
40. #32 Timmy Hill Ford 53.909s (-2.578s) 166.948mph (18 laps)
41. #44 Scott Riggs Ford 54.295s (-2.964s) 165.761mph (6 laps)

Practice 1 times

1. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 51.257s (Leader) 175.586mph (22 laps)
2. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 51.391s (-0.134s) 175.128mph (15 laps)
3. #78 Kurt Busch Chev 51.460s (-0.203s) 174.893mph (15 laps)
4. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 51.669s (-0.412s) 174.186mph (12 laps)
5. #29 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 51.699s (-0.442s) 174.085mph (19 laps)
6. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 51.708s (-0.451s) 174.054mph (22 laps)
7. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 51.709s (-0.452s) 174.051mph (17 laps)
8. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 51.743s (-0.486s) 173.937mph (17 laps)
9. #2 Brad Keselowski Ford 51.748s (-0.491s) 173.920mph (19 laps)
10. #42 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevrolet 51.790s (-0.533s) 173.779mph (11 laps)
11. #56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 51.791s (-0.534s) 173.775mph (13 laps)
12. #31 Jeff Burton Chevrolet 51.855s (-0.598s) 173.561mph (21 laps)
13. #5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 51.870s (-0.613s) 173.511mph (14 laps)
14. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 51.875s (-0.618s) 173.494mph (9 laps)
15. #39 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 51.949s (-0.692s) 173.247mph (15 laps)
16. #20 Matt Kenseth Toyota 51.964s (-0.707s) 173.197mph (18 laps)
17. #22 Joey Logano Ford 52.005s (-0.748s) 173.060mph (19 laps)
18. #51 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 52.122s (-0.865s) 172.672mph (18 laps)
19. #55 Mark Martin Toyota 52.124s (-0.867s) 172.665mph (17 laps)
20. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 52.147s (-0.890s) 172.589mph (16 laps)
21. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 52.149s (-0.892s) 172.582mph (17 laps)
22. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 52.174s (-0.917s) 172.500mph (14 laps)
23. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 52.193s (-0.936s) 172.437mph (14 laps)
24. #10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 52.217s (-0.960s) 172.358mph (20 laps)
25. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 52.263s (-1.006s) 172.206mph (18 laps)
26. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 52.292s (-1.035s) 172.110mph (15 laps)
27. #13 Casey Mears Ford 52.345s (-1.088s) 171.936mph (13 laps)
28. #17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 52.405s (-1.148s) 171.739mph (21 laps)
29. #47 Bobby Labonte Toyota 52.516s (-1.259s) 171.376mph (17 laps)
30. #83 David Reutimann Toyota 52.541s (-1.284s) 171.295mph (18 laps)
31. #38 David Gilliland Ford 52.567s (-1.310s) 171.210mph (6 laps)
32. #30 David Stremme Toyota 52.592s (-1.335s) 171.129mph (12 laps)
33. #93 Travis Kvapil Toyota 52.596s (-1.339s) 171.116mph (12 laps)
34. #34 David Ragan Ford 52.713s (-1.456s) 170.736mph (11 laps)
35. #98 Michael McDowell Ford 52.759s (-1.502s) 170.587mph (1 laps)
36. #35 Josh Wise Ford 52.859s (-1.602s) 170.264mph (17 laps)
37. #7 Dave Blaney Chevrolet 52.961s (-1.704s) 169.936mph (16 laps)
38. #36 JJ Yeley Chevrolet 53.524s (-2.267s) 168.149mph (8 laps)
39. #19 Jason Leffler Toyota 53.615s (-2.358s) 167.863mph (6 laps)
40. #33 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 53.709s (-2.452s) 167.570mph (4 laps)
41. #32 Timmy Hill Ford 54.140s (-2.883s) 166.236mph (21 laps)
42. #44 Scott Riggs Ford 54.779s (-3.522s) 164.297mph (10 laps)

Sprint Cup Series championship standings

1. (--) Jimmie Johnson 521pts (Leader)
2. (--) Carl Edwards 470pts (-51pts)
3. (--) Clint Bowyer 452pts (-69pts)
4. (+2) Dale Earnhardt Jr. 439pts (-82pts)
5. (--) Kevin Harvick 434pts (-87pts)
6. (-2) Matt Kenseth 418pts (-103pts)
7. (+1) Kyle Busch 412pts (-109pts)
8. (-1) Kasey Kahne 400pts (-121pts)
9. (+1) Brad Keselowski 398pts (-123pts)
10. (+3) Greg Biffle 395pts (-126pts)
11. (--) Jeff Gordon 393pts (-128pts)
12. (-3) Paul Menard 385pts (-136pts)
13. (+3) Tony Stewart 378pts (-143pts)
14. (-2) Aric Almirola 377pts (-144pts)
15. (+2) Kurt Busch 374pts (-147pts)
16. (+2) Joey Logano 369pts (-152pts)
17. (-3) Martin Truex Jr. 364pts (-157pts)
18. (+2) Ryan Newman 363pts (-158pts)
19. (--) Jamie McMurray 363pts (-158pts)
20. (-5) Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 361pts (-160pts)
21. (--) Jeff Burton 356pts (-165pts)
22. (--) Juan Pablo Montoya 337pts (-184pts)
23. (--) Marcos Ambrose 321pts (-200pts)
24. (--) Mark Martin 296pts (-225pts)
25. (+1) Denny Hamlin 285pts (-236pts)
26. (-1) Casey Mears 281pts (-240pts)
27. (+1) Bobby Labonte 255pts (-266pts)
28. (+1) Danica Patrick # 246pts (-275pts)
29. (-2) David Ragan 245pts (-276pts)
30. (--) David Gilliland 239pts (-282pts)
31. (--) Dave Blaney 232pts (-289pts)
32. (--) David Reutimann 202pts (-319pts)
33. (+1) David Stremme 194pts (-327pts)
34. (-1) JJ Yeley 192pts (-329pts)
35. (--) Travis Kvapil 160pts (-361pts)
36. (--) AJ Allmendinger 133pts (-388pts)
37. (--) Michael McDowell 80pts (-441pts)
38. (+1) Timmy Hill # 80pts (-441pts)
39. (-1) Scott Speed 75pts (-446pts)
40. (--) Michael Waltrip 63pts (-458pts)
40. (--) Terry Labonte 52pts (-469pts)
41. (--) Ken Schrader 29pts (-492pts)
43. (--) Scott Riggs 10pts (-511pts)
44. (--) Brian Keselowski 4pts (-517pts)

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Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, and Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Kellogg`s/Cheez-It Ford, lead the field to the green flag to start the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Party in the Poconos 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 9, 2013 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, celebrates with the chequered flag after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Party in the Poconos 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 9, 2013 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe`s/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, races during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Party in the Poconos 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 9, 2013 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, races to win Sunday, August 17, 2014 in the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy Johns Chevrolet SS finished second. This was Gordon`s third win of the season. (Photo by Alan Marler/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, celebrates with a burnout after winning the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. This was Gordon`s third win of the season. (Photo by Garry Eller/HHP for Chevy Racing)
With General Motors CEO Mary Barra, Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, holds the Michigan Heritage Trophy after winning the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. This was Gordon`s third win of the season. In 2013, MIS began awarding the Michigan Heritage Trophy as a recognition and celebration of the automobile and it`s importance to the race track and the manufacturers competing in NASCAR. (Photo by Harold Hinson/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, celebrates with his crew after winning the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. This was Gordon`s third win of the season. (Photo by Harold Hinson/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, takes the chequered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Danica Patrick, driver of the #10 GoDaddy Chevrolet, Martin Truex Jr., driver of the #78 Furniture Row Chevrolet, Trevor Bayne, driver of the #21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford, Justin Allgaier, driver of the #51 Brandt Professional Agriculture Chevrolet, and Michael Annett, driver of the #7 Allstate Peterbilt/Pilot Chevrolet, are involved in an incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, and Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, lead the field to start the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/NASCAR via Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, races Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo Credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images)
Paul Menard, driver of the #27 CertainTeed/Menards Chevrolet SS, qualified seventh Friday, August 15, 2014 for Sunday`s Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. Menard is 17th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) standings. (Photo by Alan Marler/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy Johns Chevrolet SS, qualified sixth Friday, August 15, 2014 for Sunday`s Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. Harvick is 8th in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) standings. (Photo by Alan Marler/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, captured the pole position Friday, August 15, 2014 for Sunday`s Pure Michigan NASCAR Sprint Cup 400 race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. The was Gordon`s second pole position this season. He set a new track record in the final round of qualifying with a lap of 206.558 mph. Gordon is second in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) standings. (Photo by Harold Hinson/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Axalta Chevrolet SS, celebrates capturing the pole position Friday, August 15, 2014 for Sunday`s Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. The was Gordon`s second pole position this season. He set a new track record in the final round of qualifying with a lap of 206.558 mph. Gordon is second in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) standings. (Photo by Harold Hinson/HHP for Chevy Racing)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, sits in his car during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 15, 2014 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo Credit: Will Schneekloth/NASCAR via Getty Images)

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