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Numbers Game: 2009 Pocono 500

Career Cup win for Stewart-Haas Racing after Tony Stewart‘s trip to victory lane on Sunday.

Number of times winner Stewart led the Pocono 500 Sunday.

Cars moved to the rear of the field at the start of the Pocono 500.
(No. 14, Stewart – backup car; No. 7, Robby Gordon – driver change)

Drivers failed to qualify for the Pocono 500.
(No. 37 – Tony Raines, No. 64 – Mike Wallace, No. 75 – Derrike Cope)

3 hours, 36 minutes, 35 seconds
Time it took to complete the Pocono 500.

Caution flags for a total of 20 laps at Pocono.

Number of penalties handed out by NASCAR during the running of the Pocono 500.

Lead changes among 12 drivers Sunday.

Joey Logano‘s finishing position in the Pocono 500, earning him Rookie of the Race honors for the 11th time this season.

Career Sprint Cup victory for Pocono 500 winner Stewart in 370 starts.

Cars running at the end of the Pocono 500; 29 finished on the lead lap.

Laps led by Pocono 500 winner Stewart.

Patrick Carpentier‘s finishing position in the Pocono 500. He completed just 32 laps before parking the No. 36 Tommy Baldwin Racing Toyota due to a vibration.

Points that Stewart leads second-place Jeff Gordon by in the Sprint Cup standings.

Laps led by Carl Edwards in the Pocono 500; the most of any driver.

Average race speed (in mph).

Laps in the Pocono 500, equaling 500 miles.

Estimated crowd in attendance at Pocono.

Stewart’s purse for winning the Pocono 500.

Total purse for the Pocono 500.

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