NASCAR Nextel Cup Series

Race Schedule

2006 Season

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2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Cup Series Schedule
# Race Date TV Time Race Track Race Name/Results Loop Data Pole Cars Laps LDRS CTN DRTN Winner STRT Make MRGN VCTRY RCE SPD
1 Sunday, February 19th - - Daytona International Speedway Daytona 500 Boxscore 189.151 43 203 32 11 Jimmie Johnson 9 Chevrolet 142.667
2 Sunday, February 26th - - Auto Club Speedway Auto Club 500 Boxscore 187.086 43 251 18 7 Matt Kenseth 31 Ford 147.852
3 Sunday, March 12th - - Las Vegas Motor Speedway UAW-Daimler Chrysler… Boxscore 172.403 43 270 22 7 Jimmie Johnson 3 Chevrolet 133.358
4 Sunday, March 19th - - Atlanta Motor Speedway Golden Corral 500 Boxscore 192.553 43 325 27 8 Kasey Kahne 1 Dodge 144.098
5 Sunday, March 26th - - Bristol Motor Speedway Food City 500 Boxscore - 43 500 19 18 Kurt Busch 9 Dodge 79.427
6 Sunday, April 2nd - - Martinsville Speedway DirecTV 500 Boxscore 96.736 43 500 12 16 Tony Stewart 3 Chevrolet 72.741
7 Sunday, April 9th - - Texas Motor Speedway Samsung / Radio Shac… Boxscore 190.315 43 334 22 9 Kasey Kahne 1 Dodge 137.943
8 Saturday, April 22nd - - Phoenix Raceway Subway Fresh 500 Boxscore 133.745 43 312 20 7 Kevin Harvick 15 Chevrolet 107.063
9 Monday, May 1st - - Talladega Superspeedway Aaron's 499 Boxscore 188.511 43 188 56 8 Jimmie Johnson 16 Chevrolet 142.891
10 Saturday, May 6th - - Richmond Raceway Crown Royal 400 Boxscore 127.395 43 400 12 11 Dale Earnhardt Jr 10 Chevrolet 97.061
11 Saturday, May 13th - - Darlington Raceway Dodge Charger 500 Boxscore 169.013 43 367 25 6 Greg Biffle 9 Ford 135.127
12 Sunday, May 28th - - Charlotte Motor Speedway Coca-Cola 600 Boxscore 187.865 43 400 37 15 Kasey Kahne 9 Dodge 128.840
13 Sunday, June 4th - - Dover International Speedway Neighborhood Excelle… Boxscore 154.633 43 400 23 9 Matt Kenseth 19 Ford 109.865
14 Sunday, June 11th - - Pocono Raceway Pocono 500 Boxscore 169.639 43 200 25 7 Denny Hamlin 1 Chevrolet 131.656
15 Sunday, June 18th - - Michigan International Speedwa… 3M Performance 400 P… Boxscore 185.644 43 129 17 9 Kasey Kahne 1 Dodge 118.788
16 Sunday, June 25th - - Sonoma Raceway Dodge / Save Mart 35… Boxscore 93.055 43 110 9 7 Jeff Gordon 11 Chevrolet 73.953
17 Saturday, July 1st - - Daytona International Speedway Pepsi 400 Boxscore 186.143 43 160 29 6 Tony Stewart 2 Chevrolet 153.143
18 Sunday, July 9th - - Chicagoland Speedway USG Sheetrock 400 Boxscore 181.647 43 270 18 8 Jeff Gordon 13 Chevrolet 132.077
19 Sunday, July 16th - - New Hampshire Motor Speedway Lenox Industrial Too… Boxscore 129.683 43 308 21 11 Kyle Busch 4 Chevrolet 101.384
20 Sunday, July 23rd - - Pocono Raceway Pennsylvania 500 Boxscore 169.827 43 200 13 7 Denny Hamlin 1 Chevrolet 132.626
21 Sunday, August 6th - - Indianapolis Motor Speedway Allstate 400 At The … Boxscore 182.778 43 160 18 8 Jimmie Johnson 5 Chevrolet 137.182
22 Sunday, August 13th - - Watkins Glen International AMD at the Glen Boxscore 122.966 43 90 14 10 Kevin Harvick 7 Chevrolet 76.718
23 Sunday, August 20th - - Michigan International Speedwa… GFS Marketplace 400 Boxscore 187.936 43 200 26 10 Matt Kenseth 3 Ford 135.097
24 Saturday, August 26th - - Bristol Motor Speedway Sharpie 500 Boxscore 124.906 43 500 18 10 Matt Kenseth 4 Ford 90.025
25 Sunday, September 3rd - - Auto Club Speedway Sony HD 500 Boxscore 184.540 43 250 26 7 Kasey Kahne 9 Dodge 144.462
26 Saturday, September 9th - - Richmond Raceway Chevy Rock & Rol… Boxscore 127.986 43 400 16 7 Kevin Harvick 5 Chevrolet 101.342
CHASE FOR THE NEXTEL CUP BEGINSAll drivers in the Top-10, along with any others within 400 points of the leader, earn a spot in the Chase.Chase driver points totals are adjusted like this: The 1st place driver in the standings has 5,050 points, the 2nd place driver starts with 5,045. Points drop incrementally by five-points through the remaining Chase for the NEXTEL Cup contenders.
27 Sunday, September 17th - - New Hampshire Motor Speedway Sylvania 300 Boxscore 132.282 43 300 17 10 Kevin Harvick 1 Chevrolet 102.195
28 Sunday, September 24th - - Dover International Speedway Dover 400 Boxscore 156.162 43 400 12 10 Jeff Burton 19 Chevrolet 111.966
29 Sunday, October 1st - - Kansas Speedway Banquet 400 Presente… Boxscore 178.377 43 267 20 11 Tony Stewart 21 Chevrolet 121.753
30 Sunday, October 8th - - Talladega Superspeedway UAW-Ford 500 Boxscore 191.712 43 188 63 6 Brian Vickers 9 Chevrolet 157.602
31 Saturday, October 14th - - Charlotte Motor Speedway Bank Of America 500 Boxscore 191.469 43 334 34 10 Kasey Kahne 2 Dodge 132.142
32 Sunday, October 22nd - - Martinsville Speedway Subway 500 Boxscore 97.568 43 500 16 18 Jimmie Johnson 9 Chevrolet 70.446
33 Sunday, October 29th - - Atlanta Motor Speedway Bass Pro Shops MBNA … Boxscore - 43 325 24 9 Tony Stewart 11 Chevrolet 143.421
34 Sunday, November 5th - - Texas Motor Speedway Dickies 500 Boxscore 196.235 43 339 23 12 Tony Stewart 8 Chevrolet 134.891
35 Sunday, November 12th - - Phoenix Raceway Checker Auto Parts 5… Boxscore 134.464 43 312 12 10 Kevin Harvick 2 Chevrolet 96.131
36 Sunday, November 19th - - Homestead Miami Speedway Ford 400 Boxscore 178.259 43 268 15 11 Greg Biffle 22 Ford 125.375