2005 Auto Club 500 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series.jpg
Held on February 27, 2005 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA
250 L, 500 M, 804.75 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 5 16 Greg Biffle Post-it, National Guard Ford 250 46 running 185
2 8 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 250 4 running 175
3 20 97 Kurt Busch Sharpie, Irwin Industrial Tools Ford 250 11 running 170
4 15 42 Jamie McMurray Texaco, Havoline Dodge 250 0 running 160
5 19 99 Carl Edwards Office Depot Ford 250 33 running 160
6 31 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 250 23 running 155
7 18 6 Mark Martin Viagra Ford 250 4 running 151
8 41 38 Elliott Sadler Pedigree Ford 250 0 running 142
9 9 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 250 0 running 138
10 23 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 250 0 running 134
11 7 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 250 0 running 130
12 10 0 Mike Bliss NetZero, Best Buy Chevy 250 0 running 127
13 14 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Chevy 250 0 running 124
14 38 49 Ken Schrader Schwan's Home Service Dodge 250 0 running 121
15 13 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 250 0 running 118
16 27 22 Scott Wimmer Caterpillar Dodge 250 0 running 115
17 29 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 250 0 running 112
18 36 45 Kyle Petty Georgia-Pacific, Brawny Dodge 250 2 running 114
19 32 31 Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless Chevy 250 0 running 106
20 26 32 Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Tide, Give Kids The World Chevy 250 0 running 103
21 2 25 Brian Vickers GMAC, ditech.com Chey 250 1 running 105
22 16 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 249 0 running 97
23 1 5 Kyle Busch CARQUEST Auto Parts Chevy 249 2 running 99
24 35 77 Travis Kvapil Kodak, Jasper Engines & Transmissions Dodge 249 0 running 91
25 33 4 Mike Wallace Lucas Oil Chevy 249 0 running 88
26 6 17 Matt Kenseth USG Sheetrock, DeWalt Ford 249 57 running 90
27 37 43 Jeff Green General Mills Whole Grain Dodge 249 1 running 87
28 3 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 248 1 running 84
29 24 14 John Andretti VB, APlus at Sunoco Ford 248 0 running 76
30 28 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 246 0 engine 73
31 43 37 Kevin Lepage Carter's Royal Dispos-All Dodge 241 0 running 70
32 40 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 237 0 running 67
33 12 10 Scott Riggs Valvoline Chevy 229 0 engine 64
34 42 07 Dave Blaney Jack Daniel's Chevy 224 0 running 61
35 25 7 Robby Gordon Harrah's Chevy 222 0 engine 58
36 11 44 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chevy 216 0 rear end 55
37 39 11 Jason Leffler FedEx Express Chevy 215 0 engine 52
38 30 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 203 0 engine 49
39 4 01 Joe Nemechek U.S. Army Chevy 180 63 engine 56
40 17 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers, UAW, Mountain Dew Dodge 167 0 crash 43
41 21 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 145 0 engine 40
42 34 34 Randy LaJoie Mach One Inc. Chevy 47 2 transmission 42
43 22 91 Bill Elliott Stanley Tools Dodge 23 0 crash 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Stanton Barrett, Hermie Sadler, Stan Boyd, Eric McClure, Kirk Shelmerdine
Time of Race: 3h:34:45
Fast Qualifier: Kyle Busch - 38.248 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 139.697 seconds
Average Speed: 139.697 mph
Cautions: 7 for 40 laps - 26-30 (#91 accident (turn 1)); 60-66 (debris (backstretch)); 108-114 (debris (turn 2)); 144-150 (#07 accident (turn 4)); 161-164 (#9 accident (turn 2)); 204-209 (oil on track); 218-221 (oil on track)
Lead Changes: 26 among 14 drivers - Kyle Busch 1; Brian Vickers 2; Kyle Busch 3; Greg Biffle 4-26; Kyle Petty 27-28; Randy LaJoie 29-30; Matt Kenseth 31-45; Carl Edwards 46-60; Kurt Busch 61; Jeremy Mayfield 62; Jeff Green 63; Matt Kenseth 64-66; Carl Edwards 67-68; Matt Kenseth 69-107; Mark Martin 108; Joe Nemechek 109-143; Mark Martin 144; Joe Nemechek 145-160; Mark Martin 161; Jimmie Johnson 162-165; Joe Nemechek 166-177; Carl Edwards 178-193; Kevin Harvick 194-203; Mark Martin 204; Kevin Harvick 205-217; Kurt Busch 218-227; Greg Biffle 228-250