The Numbers for Kansas

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Kansas Speedway (all Sprint Cup races)

1 – number of drivers winning both the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway in the same weekend (Joe Nemechek, 2004)


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2 – wins from the pole (Joe Nemechek – 2004, Jimmie Johnson – 2008)

2 – most wins by driver (Jeff Gordon, Greg Biffle, Jimmie Johnson & Tony Stewart)

3 – most poles (Jimmie Johnson)

5 – fewest cautions (twice, most recently 6/5/11)

5 – fewest laps led by race winner (Tony Stewart, 10/1/06)

6 – number of jet dryers available for track drying this weekend

7 – number of races won from top-10 starting position

8 – different race winners

8 – most top-five finishes (Jeff Gordon)

9 – different pole winners

9 – fewest cars on lead lap at finish (9/29/02)

9 – fewest leaders (twice, most recently 10/9/11)

10 – number of drivers that have competed in all 12 races

13 – fewest lead changes (9/29/02)

13 – most cautions (9/30/01)

14 – most leaders (10/4/09)

22 – fewest caution laps (6/5/11)

26 – most lead changes (10/4/09)

27 – most cars on lead lap at finish (9/30/07)

27 – fewest cars running at finish (9/29/02)

42 – most running at finish (9/28/08)

70 – most caution laps (9/30/01)

120 minutes – approximate amount of time it takes to dry the 1.5-mile track

137.077 mph – track race record

180.856 mph – track qualifying record

197 – most laps led by race winner (Jimmie Johnson, 10/9/11)

 

2012 Caution Update

1 – fewest cautions this season (Fontana 3/25/12)

2 – number of races extended beyond scheduled distance in 2012 (Daytona and Martinsville); one in first seven races in 2011 (Daytona)

10 – most cautions this season (Daytona, 2/27/12)

40 – number of cautions in the first seven races of 2012; 61 in first seven races in 2011

232 of 2,259 – number of laps under caution in 2012

272.073 of 2,513.890 – miles under caution in the first seven races

 

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