Mile makes up one lap around Phoenix International Raceway.
Car dropped to the back of the field at the start of Saturday night’s race. (No. 20, Tony Stewart for changing the tires he qualified on before the race)
Positions lost in the owner’s standings by Michael Waltrip following the Subway Fresh 500, dropping him from the Top 35 and a guaranteed starting position at Talladega.
Kevin Harvick’s margin of victory over Tony Stewart at Phoenix (in seconds).
2 hours, 54 minutes, 51 seconds
Time it took to complete the Subway Fresh 500.
RCR drivers finishing in the Top 10 at Phoenix, the first time that’s happened since Michigan in August of 2003. (Kevin Harvick: 1st; Clint Bowyer: 5th; Jeff Burton: 9th)
Number of times I dozed off during the Subway Fresh 500. (Night races keep me up way past my bedtime!)
Cars that fell off the lead lap in the final 10 laps of the Subway Fresh 500 due to fuel mileage issues.
Career Nextel Cup wins for Kevin Harvick.
Number of cars that failed to make the Phoenix starting field. (Chad Chaffin, #34; Mike Garvey, #51; Chad Blount, #92; Kevin Lepage, #61; Morgan Shepherd, #89; Steve Portenga, #52)
Caution flags for a total of 29 laps.
Ounces of milk consumed by my son during the running of the Subway Fresh 500 compared to…
Frontstretch staffer Jeff Meyer’s minimum beer consumption (in ounces) during a race. (Love ya Jeff!)
Points Matt Kenseth leads Jimmie Johnson by in the driver standings after 9 races.
Laps led by Phoenix race winner Kevin Harvick.
Drivers still eligible for the Chase for the Nextel Cup after Saturday’s race.
Lead changes among 11 drivers at Phoenix.
Races at Phoenix International Raceway, with only two repeat winners. (Davey Allison in 1991 and 1992; Jeff Burton in 2000 and 2001)
Laps led by Rookie Clint Bowyer; this race marked the first time he’s ever led a NEXTEL Cup event.
Drivers that have a led at least one lap this year in Cup competition.
Positions lost by Kyle Busch in the Subway Fresh 500, the most of any driver.
Cars running at the end of the Subway Fresh 500; 10 of those finished on the lead lap.
Number of consecutive races that Joe Nemechek has been running at the finish, a streak that began at Bristol last April.
Positions gained by Tony Stewart in the Subway Fresh 500. However, Jeff Burton won the USG Improving the Finish by gaining 28 positions. (The award is based on spots gained from a driver’s qualifying position, not actual starting position in the race)
Career Nextel Cup wins for Richard Childress as a car owner.
Average race speed (in mph).
Kyle Busch’s pole winning speed (in mph), the 2nd of his career.
Laps led by Greg Biffle, the most of any driver.
Lap when Greg Biffle ran the fastest average lap of the race. (130.520 mph)
Laps in the Subway Fresh 500, equaling 312 miles.
Kevin Harvick’s purse for winning the Subway Fresh 500.
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