2005 Aaron's 312 NASCAR Busch Series.jpg
Held on April 30, 2005 at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, AL
120 L, 319.2 M, 513.72 KM - Extended by Green-White-Checkered

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 8 Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops, Tracker Boats Chevy 120 46 running 190
2 31 47 Jon Wood Clorox, Wisk Ford 120 0 running 170
3 30 14 David Stremme Navy "Accelerate Your Life" Dodge 120 1 running 170
4 24 25 Ashton Lewis, Jr. U.S. Marines Ford 120 0 running 160
5 34 98 Kerry Earnhardt Bryan Foods Chevy 120 0 running 155
6 37 34 Randy LaJoie Dollar General Chevy 120 0 running 150
7 10 44 Justin Labonte U.S. Coast Guard Chevy 120 7 running 151
8 32 35 Jason Keller McDonald's Ford 120 0 running 142
9 26 58 Brent Sherman Hickory Farms, Serta Dodge 120 0 running 138
10 25 0 Kertus Davis RaceGirl Chevy 120 0 running 134
11 35 23 Mark Green Vassarette, Riders Chevy 120 0 running 130
12 36 56 Tim Sauter Lester Buildings Chevy 120 0 running 127
13 28 27 David Green Kleenex Ford 120 0 running 124
14 40 16 Justin Ashburn 31-W Insulation, Fikes Automotive Chevy 120 0 running 0
15 42 28 Jimmy Kitchens AMD, Radio Shack Ford 120 0 running 118
16 43 49 Steve Grissom Advil Liqui-Gels Ford 120 2 running 120
17 38 71 Kevin Lepage GunBroker.com Chevy 119 0 running 112
18 7 21 Kevin Harvick Reese's Chevy 113 24 running 114
19 5 2 Clint Bowyer AC Delco Chevy 108 0 crash 106
20 23 33 Tony Stewart Mr. Clean AutoDry Carwash Chevy 100 11 electrical 108
21 11 40 Sterling Marlin Jani-King Dodge 98 2 running 105
22 27 43 Aaron Fike Channellock Dodge 95 0 running 97
23 16 36 Stanton Barrett KC Masterpiece Chevy 90 0 engine 94
24 13 95 Joe Ruttman Sadler & Son Racing Dodge 87 0 overheating 91
25 39 59 Stacy Compton Kingsford, Bush's Beans Ford 83 0 running 88
26 21 38 Casey Mears Great Clips Dodge 82 0 crash 85
27 1 11 Paul Menard Menards, Pittsburgh Paints Chevy 82 25 crash 87
28 3 20 Denny Hamlin Rockwell Automation Chevy 82 0 crash 79
29 2 87 Joe Nemechek Cellular One Chevy 82 2 crash 81
30 41 10 Michel Jourdain, Jr. ppc Racing Ford 79 0 engine 73
31 9 6 Kasey Kahne Ragu Dodge 76 0 running 70
32 20 41 Reed Sorenson Discount Tire Dodge 75 0 crash 67
33 17 60 Carl Edwards Charter Communications Ford 73 0 running 64
34 15 99 Michael Waltrip Aaron's Chevy 68 0 engine 61
35 22 22 Kenny Wallace Stacker 2 Ford 22 0 crash 58
36 33 66 Greg Biffle Duraflame Ford 21 0 crash 55
37 14 12 Tim Fedewa Goulds Pumps Dodge 17 0 engine 52
38 6 18 J.J. Yeley Vigoro, The Home Depot Chevy 16 0 crash 49
39 19 09 Mike Wallace Miccosukee Gaming & Resorts Dodge 16 0 crash 46
40 8 5 Kyle Busch Lowe's, Sta-Green Chevy 16 0 crash 43
41 12 1 Johnny Sauter Yellow Transportation Dodge 16 0 crash 40
42 29 64 Jeremy Mayfield Miller High Life Light, Top-Flite Golf Dodge 16 0 crash 37
43 18 32 Shane Hmiel Win Fuel Chevy 16 0 crash 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Greg Sacks, Ryan Hemphill, Geoffrey Bodine, Donnie Neuenberger
Time of Race: 2h:36:50
Fast Qualifier: Paul Menard - 52.037 sec.
Heat Winners:
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Margin of Victory: 0.128 seconds
Average Speed: 122.117 mph
Cautions: 10 for 41 laps - 1-8 (competition); 18-20 (#1,5,6,8,09,18,22,32,36,41,43,59,60,64,66,95 accident (turn 1)); 35-38 (debris); 54-58 (#2,33,34,40 accident (frontstretch)); 64-66 (rain); 77-79 (#2 accident (backstretch)); 84-87 (#11,20,21,27,38,44,47,58,71,87 accident (frontstretch)); 106-107 (#33 stalled (turn 4)); 110-112 (#2 accident (frontstretch)); 116-118 (#71 accident (frontstretch))
Lead Changes: 19 among 9 drivers - Paul Menard 1-13; Tony Stewart 14-18; Steve Grissom 19-20; Tony Stewart 21-22; Kevin Harvick 23-25; Tony Stewart 26; Kevin Harvick 27; Sterling Marlin 28-29; Kevin Harvick 30-48; Paul Menard 49-55; Justin Labonte 56-59; Joe Nemechek 60-61; Kevin Harvick 62; Martin Truex, Jr. 63-71; Paul Menard 72-76; Justin Labonte 77-79; Martin Truex, Jr. 80-88; Tony Stewart 89-91; David Stremme 92; Martin Truex, Jr. 93-120