2006 Dover 400 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 24, 2006 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, DE
400 L, 400 M, 643.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 19 31 Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless Chevy 400 6 running 185
2 6 99 Carl Edwards Office Depot Ford 400 21 running 175
3 1 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 400 0 running 165
4 10 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 400 0 running 160
5 8 16 Greg Biffle National Guard Ford 400 57 running 160
6 33 1 Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops, Tracker Boats Chevy 400 0 running 150
7 26 43 Bobby Labonte Cheerios, Betty Crocker Dodge 400 0 running 146
8 16 07 Clint Bowyer DirecTV Chevy 400 0 running 142
9 23 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Ground Chevy 400 0 running 138
10 3 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 399 215 running 144
11 7 41 Reed Sorenson Target Dodge 399 39 running 135
12 38 22 Dave Blaney Caterpillar Dodge 399 0 running 127
13 18 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 399 0 running 124
14 9 6 Mark Martin AAA Ford 399 0 running 121
15 34 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 398 0 running 118
16 35 19 Elliott Sadler Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 398 30 running 120
17 32 26 Jamie McMurray Crown Royal Ford 398 0 running 112
18 20 40 David Stremme Coors Light Dodge 398 3 running 114
19 36 21 Ken Schrader Little Debbie Ford 397 0 running 106
20 28 66 Jeff Green Haas Automation, Best Buy Chevy 397 0 running 103
21 13 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 397 0 running 100
22 24 42 Casey Mears Texaco, Havoline Dodge 397 0 running 97
23 41 96 Tony Raines DLP HDTV Chevy 397 0 running 94
24 4 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 397 28 running 96
25 17 45 Kyle Petty Wells Fargo Dodge 396 0 running 88
26 5 01 Joe Nemechek U.S. Army Chevy 396 0 running 85
27 39 38 David Gilliland M&M's Ford 396 0 running 82
28 29 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Dodge 396 0 running 79
29 15 25 Brian Vickers GMAC Chevy 395 0 running 76
30 42 18 J.J. Yeley Interstate Batteries Chevy 395 0 running 73
31 12 14 Sterling Marlin Waste Management Chevy 393 1 running 75
32 25 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 366 0 engine 67
33 22 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot, Six Flags Chevy 303 0 crash 64
34 2 10 Scott Riggs Valvoline, Stanley Tools Dodge 295 0 crash 61
35 40 61 Stanton Barrett Oak Glove Company Dodge 202 0 crash 58
36 43 4 Scott Wimmer Lucas Oil Chevy 199 0 engine 55
37 11 49 Kevin Lepage WhatsOnline.com Dodge 182 0 crash 52
38 21 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 172 0 crash 49
39 30 32 Travis Kvapil Tide, Downy Chevy 118 0 crash 46
40 27 5 Kyle Busch Kellogg's Chevy 110 0 engine 43
41 14 7 Robby Gordon Menards, MAPEI Chevy 98 0 crash 40
42 37 06 David Ragan Sharp AQUOS Ford 46 0 crash 0
43 31 74 Derrike Cope Royal Administration Services, Sundance Vacations Dodge 39 0 engine 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Morgan Shepherd, Kenny Wallace, Chad Blount, Donnie Neuenberger
Time of Race: 3h:34:21
Fast Qualifier: Jeff Gordon - 23.053 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 7.955 seconds
Average Speed: 111.966 mph
Cautions: 10 for 48 laps - 4-7 (#32 accident (frontstretch)); 13-15 (#9,20 accident (turn 4)); 24-26 (#06 accident (turn 4)); 49-52 (#06 accident (turn 3)); 100-104 (#7 accident (turn 3)); 166-169 (debris); 186-189 (#49 accident (turn 2)); 206-213 (debris); 298-306 (#10 accident (turn 3)); 324-326 (#18 spun (frontstretch))
Lead Changes: 12 among 9 drivers - Ryan Newman 1-28; Carl Edwards 29-49; David Stremme 50-52; Elliott Sadler 53-73; Matt Kenseth 74-113; Elliott Sadler 114-122; Matt Kenseth 123-166; Sterling Marlin 167; Reed Sorenson 168-206; Greg Biffle 207-263; Matt Kenseth 264-394; Jeff Burton 395-400