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SPRINT CUP SERIES

AARON’S 499

WHERE: Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, Ala.

WHEN: 1 p.m. Sunday

BROADCAST: Television – Noon, Fox-Ch. 54; Radio – Noon, Motor Racing Network, Sirius Satellite Radio 90

2011 WINNER: Jimmie Johnson

TRACK SCHEDULE: Friday – practices, 2 p.m. (SPEED) and 3:30 p.m. (SPEED); Saturday – pole qualifying, 12:10 p.m. (SPEED)

NATIONWIDE SERIES

AARON’S 312

WHERE: Talladega Superspeedway

WHEN: 3:15 p.m. Saturday

BROADCAST: Television – 3 p.m., ABC-Ch. 6; Radio – 2:45 p.m. Motor Racing Network, Sirius Satellite Radio 90

2011 WINNER: Kyle Busch

TRACK SCHEDULE: Thursday – practices, 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.; Friday – pole 12:10 p.m. (ESPN2)

CAMPING WORLD TRUCK SERIES

NO RACE

UP NEXT: The North Carolina Education Lottery 200 is May 18 at Charlotte Motor Speedway


POINTS STANDINGS

1. Greg Biffle 338

2. Dale Earnhardt Jr. 333

3. Denny Hamlin 329

4. Matt Kenseth 328

5. Martin Truex Jr. 316

6. Jimmie Johnson 314

7. Kevin Harvick 313

8. Tony Stewart 307

9. Carl Edwards 287

10. Ryan Newman 278

11. Kyle Busch 265

12. Clint Bowyer 264

MONEY LEADERS

1. Matt Kenseth $2,856,490

2. Greg Biffle $2,263,258

3. Dale Earnhardt Jr. $2,115,635

4. Denny Hamlin $2,113,714

5. Tony Stewart $2,087,670

6. Jimmie Johnson $1,887,157

7. Kyle Busch $1,879,040

8. Martin Truex Jr. $1,709,614

9. Kevin Harvick $1,702,149

10. Carl Edwards $1,611,194

11. Jeff Burton $1,598,580

12. Ryan Newman $1,563,375


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