FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover Preview

Kenseth celebrates after last season’s victory at Dover 
Photo –  Getty Images

By Jason Schultz


Race Info
Date- Sunday June 3rd, 2012
Location- Dover, Delaware
Start Time- 1:15 PM EST
Distance- 400 Laps, 400 Miles
Broadcast TV- FOX
Broadcast Radio- MRN
Weather Forecast
High 78 F Low 60 F
Chance of rain- 10%
Partly Cloudy
Past Race Winners
2011- Matt Kenseth
2010- Kyle Busch
2009- Jimmie Johnson
2008- Kyle Busch
2007- Martin Truex Jr.
Notables yet to win Spring Race at Dover
Brad Keselowski
Kasey Kahne
Denny Hamlin
Kevin Harvick
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Carl Edwards
News & Notes
Hendrick looks to win for the fourth straight week
Martin Truex Jr. looks for first Sprint Cup Series win since Dover in 2007
Kyle Busch looks for third Dover win
Greg Biffle looks to remain point’s leader


Dale Earnhardt Jr. looks for first win since 2008
Final FOX Broadcast of the season, TNT Summer Series start next week at Pocono
Matt Kenseth looks to win back-to-back Spring Dover races
Jason’s Fantasy Racing Picks
Group A- Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards
Group B- Martin Truex Jr, Carl Edwards, Ryan Newman, Joey Logano
Group C- David Ragan, Landon Cassill
Event Schedule
Cup Practice 11:00 AM EST Friday on SPEED
Cup Practice 2:45 PM EST Friday on SPEED
Cup Qualifying 12:00 PM EST Saturday on SPEED
Cup Race 12:30 PM EST Sunday on FOX
Next Race- Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway Pocono, Pennsylvania
Entry List via Nascar.com
HOMETOWN
SPONSOR
OWNER
1
Joplin, MO
Chevrolet
Bass Pro Shops / Allstate
Felix Sabates
2
Rochester Hills, MI
Miller Lite
Roger Penske
5
Enumclaw, WA
Chevrolet
HendrickCars.com
Linda Hendrick
9
Launceston, Tasmania
Ford
Stanley
Richard Petty
10
Zephyrhills, FL
Chevrolet
Tommy Baldwin Racing
Tommy Baldwin
11
Chesterfield, VA
Toyota
FedEx Freight / Autism Speaks
J D Gibbs
13
Bakersfield, CA
Ford
GEICO
Bob Germain
14
Rushville, IN
Chevrolet
Mobil 1 / Office Depot
Margaret Haas
15
Emporia, KS
Toyota
5-hour Energy
Rob Kauffman
16
Vancouver, WA
Ford
3M / Heiland (EMD)
Jack Roush
17
Cambridge, WI
Ford
Best Buy
John Henry
18
Las Vegas, NV
Toyota
M&M’s
Joe Gibbs
20
Middletown, CT
Toyota
The Home Depot
Joe Gibbs
22
Los Gatos, CA
Shell / Pennzoil
Walter Czarnecki
23
Bahama, NC
Chevrolet
North Texas Pipe
Robert Richardson
24
Pittsboro, IN
Chevrolet
DuPont
Rick Hendrick
26
Riverside, CA
Ford
MDS Transport
Jerry Freeze
27
Eau Claire, WI
Chevrolet
Menards / Pittsburgh Paints
Richard Childress
29
Bakersfield, CA
Chevrolet
Jimmy Johns
Richard Childress
30
South Bend, IN
Toyota
Inception Motorsports
Kevin Buckler
31
South Boston, VA
Chevrolet
BB&T
Richard Childress
32
Peachtree City, GA
Ford
TBA
Jack Roush
33
Asheville, NC
Chevrolet
Little Joes A
utos.com
Richard Childress
34
Unadilla, GA
Ford
MHP / 8 Hour Alert
Bob Jenkins
36
Hartford, OH
Chevrolet
Tommy Baldwin Racing
Allan Heinke
38
Riverside, CA
Ford
Front Row Motorsports
Brad Jenkins
39
South Bend, IN
Chevrolet
Quicken Loans
Tony Stewart
42
Bogota, Colombia
Chevrolet
Target
Chip Ganassi
43
Tampa, FL
Ford
Jani-King / Smithfield
Richard Petty
47
Corpus Christi, TX
Toyota
Scott Products
Tad Geschickter
48
El Cajon, CA
Chevrolet
Lowe’s Madagascar
Jeff Gordon
51
Las Vegas, NV
Chevrolet
Phoenix Construction Services
James Finch
52
Susanville, CA
Toyota
CrusaderStaff
ing.com
Kelly Owen
55
Batesville, AR
Toyota
Aaron’s Dream Machine
Bill Jenkins
56
Mayetta, NJ
Toyota
NAPA Auto Parts
Michael Waltrip
74
Alpine, CA
Chevrolet
Turn One Racing
Vickie Compton
78
Cato, NY
Chevrolet
Furniture Row / CSX “Play it Safe”
Barney Visser
83
Cedar Rapids, IA
Toyota
Burger King
Thomas Ueberall
87
Lakeland, FL
Toyota
AM / FM Energy Wood & Pellet Stoves
Andrea Nemechek
88
Kannapolis, NC
Chevrolet
AMP Energy / National Guard
Rick Hendrick
93
Janesville, WI
Toyota
Burger King
Thomas Ueberall
98
Phoenix, AZ
Ford
Phil Parsons Racing
Mike Curb
99
Columbia, MO
Ford
Subway
Jack Roush
19
Milwaukie, OR
Toyota
Humphrey Smith Racing
Randy Humphrey
79
Manteca, CA
Ford
Team Kyle
Archie St. Hilaire
49
Phoenix, AZ
Toyota
America Israel Racing / JPO Absorbents
Jay Robinson

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