Commentary

NASCAR: Avg. Finish in 2005-06

Updated: January 28, 2008, 3:58 PM ET
By Christopher Harris | Special to ESPN.com

This chart represents the average finish of each driver at the 22 tracks that currently make up the 36-race schedule in the Nextel Cup during the 2005 and 2006 Nextel Cup seasons.

DAY FON LV ATL BRI MAR TX PHX TAL DAR RIC CHA DOV POC MICH SP CHI NH IND WAT KAN HOM
Allmendinger N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Biffle, Greg 30.8 17.3 7.0 7.8 9.5 28.0 24.5 23.0 29.8 1.0 4.8 13.3 6.8 19.3 4.5 9.0 11.0 6.5 27.0 38.0 7.0 1.0
Blaney, Dave 22.5 28.5 22.0 20.5 20.0 25.0 28.8 24.8 21.5 28.0 21.0 25.0 24.5 21.8 28.8 29.0 27.5 18.8 29.5 37.0 23.0 16.0
Bliss, Mike 19.0 19.5 16.0 19.0 22.0 38.5 20.7 30.7 31.3 19.0 26.0 30.7 24.0 22.0 32.0 39.0 34.0 28.5 11.0 26.0 15.0 25.5
Bowyer, Clint 8.0 8.5 15.0 26.0 33.5 22.5 12.0 20.0 37.5 23.0 11.0 21.0 12.5 31.0 36.0 16.0 9.0 25.5 4.0 14.0 9.0 10.0
Burton, Ward N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 26.0 25.0 28.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Burton, Jeff 21.8 18.8 12.0 15.3 20.3 24.0 21.5 9.3 19.0 15.0 14.5 11.3 7.0 18.5 22.5 18.5 16.0 9.3 17.5 27.0 16.5 19.5
Busch, Kurt 20.0 14.5 9.5 29.8 20.8 15.8 14.8 11.0 6.3 28.0 18.5 29.0 13.0 6.8 17.0 4.0 8.0 23.5 15.0 29.0 19.5 43.0
Busch, Kyle 23.5 10.5 2.5 15.8 17.8 17.8 20.0 20.8 29.3 15.0 3.8 27.0 12.3 19.3 26.3 25.5 8.5 17.5 8.5 20.0 14.0 39.5
Earnhardt Jr. 6.8 20.8 34.5 8.5 6.8 14.3 8.8 19.0 27.3 6.5 13.0 22.5 21.0 30.5 11.0 34.0 3.0 17.5 24.5 14.0 22.0 19.0
Edwards, Carl 31.8 4.0 20.0 12.3 15.3 23.0 17.8 5.5 13.5 24.0 20.8 6.0 10.5 17.3 8.3 22.0 29.5 12.8 10.5 12.0 4.5 6.0
Gilliland, David N/A 32.0 N/A 15.0 40.0 28.0 21.0 16.0 15.0 N/A 36.0 33.0 27.0 N/A 38.0 32.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A 22.0 33.0
Gordon, Jeff 18.5 17.3 4.5 12.8 11.8 2.3 15.0 7.3 22.3 2.0 35.0 32.0 22.8 14.8 14.3 17.0 17.0 14.3 12.0 13.5 24.5 16.5
Gordon, Robby 17.7 34.5 25.5 24.0 30.3 35.5 32.0 29.5 16.3 13.0 31.0 25.0 36.3 31.8 24.8 28.0 27.0 25.3 29.5 3.0 36.0 27.0
Green, Jeff 29.5 24.5 20.5 26.5 22.5 23.0 23.0 26.0 16.8 27.0 24.8 14.5 26.3 26.5 30.5 24.0 25.5 29.3 26.5 19.5 28.0 26.0
Hamlin, Denny 23.5 9.0 10.0 19.3 10.0 15.7 7.0 16.7 21.5 10.0 8.5 15.0 10.0 1.0 10.5 12.0 14.0 5.0 10.0 10.0 27.5 18.0
Harvick, Kevin 18.8 16.0 8.0 28.3 12.8 15.8 9.3 11.0 12.8 25.5 4.8 23.5 19.8 8.0 17.0 30.5 11.5 9.5 11.0 8.0 19.5 6.5
Jarrett, Dale 13.0 15.5 18.5 14.3 17.8 19.0 18.0 22.5 8.5 19.5 28.8 30.8 19.3 23.5 28.5 19.5 24.5 23.3 21.0 24.5 21.0 24.0
Johnson, Jimmie 11.0 7.8 1.0 6.5 20.5 3.8 5.3 7.8 19.0 5.5 25.0 1.5 6.0 8.5 12.0 23.0 4.5 17.3 19.5 11.0 10.0 24.5
Kahne, Kasey 18.5 12.8 21.0 19.8 19.5 15.3 27.8 14.3 19.5 12.0 11.5 12.8 24.0 23.0 13.0 36.0 32.0 17.0 19.0 19.5 26.0 10.0
Kenseth, Matt 17.8 10.3 5.0 13.3 5.3 14.5 8.8 22.5 6.0 14.5 15.0 20.5 13.3 21.8 5.3 14.0 12.0 9.3 3.5 19.5 14.0 4.5
Kvapil, Travis 24.8 30.3 32.5 38.0 21.5 30.5 30.5 30.3 17.7 32.5 22.0 22.8 26.5 25.3 26.5 21.0 40.0 32.5 31.0 40.0 20.5 28.5
Labonte, Bobby 38.8 22.5 35.5 30.8 17.8 18.0 22.5 11.5 18.3 19.5 19.0 10.5 22.5 13.5 19.3 26.5 12.5 22.5 40.0 30.0 28.0 37.5
Marlin, Sterling 22.0 23.8 35.5 22.5 22.3 19.8 24.5 27.0 29.5 34.5 25.8 29.5 33.8 29.0 28.5 34.0 29.0 21.5 20.0 39.0 16.5 31.5
Martin, Mark 22.5 9.8 18.0 11.3 20.3 18.5 13.3 11.8 29.3 6.0 11.0 16.8 7.5 11.5 13.0 14.0 14.0 9.3 6.0 13.5 2.0 10.0
Mayfield, Jeremy 26.8 25.3 22.5 30.7 17.0 23.0 25.7 21.0 10.3 35.5 17.0 10.0 13.0 23.0 19.7 14.5 15.0 21.3 22.5 11.0 16.0 26.0
McMurray, Jamie 19.8 9.5 19.0 17.8 28.5 15.0 19.0 24.3 14.8 24.0 23.5 22.8 18.5 14.8 18.3 15.5 30.5 28.5 21.5 8.0 30.0 25.8
Mears, Casey 19.5 18.8 8.0 22.3 29.8 18.0 7.3 26.8 25.5 28.0 19.8 18.8 19.3 26.0 14.5 20.0 17.0 24.5 14.5 29.5 5.0 18.5
Menard, Paul N/A N/A N/A 7.0 N/A N/A 41.0 N/A 34.0 N/A N/A 14.0 N/A N/A 20.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A 28.0 N/A 17.0
Montoya, Juan N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 34.0
Nemechek, Joe 20.0 25.3 16.0 19.8 24.8 19.0 23.8 20.3 21.3 13.5 26.0 12.3 26.3 17.8 16.5 24.0 24.0 29.0 26.0 25.5 23.5 18.5
Newman, Ryan 12.0 20.0 26.0 21.3 21.5 11.3 28.8 20.0 22.3 5.5 10.8 18.5 12.8 17.0 16.8 5.5 32.5 14.8 23.5 19.0 23.5 15.0
Petty, Kyle 25.8 29.8 27.0 21.5 21.3 18.0 23.8 26.3 30.8 23.0 30.0 19.8 19.8 38.3 32.3 24.0 27.5 28.8 20.0 25.0 29.0 27.5
Ragan, David N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 25.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 42.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Raines, Tony 21.0 32.5 N/A 34.0 25.0 17.5 21.5 19.0 19.7 20.0 34.5 23.5 29.0 18.5 33.7 N/A 40.0 24.0 11.0 N/A 28.0 20.0
Reutimann, D N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 22.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Riggs, Scott 21.7 26.3 29.5 18.8 23.8 21.3 26.0 29.0 22.8 33.5 19.8 20.5 22.3 25.0 17.0 25.5 19.0 26.3 28.0 27.0 32.0 22.5
Rudd, Ricky 18.5 25.0 37.0 25.0 14.5 9.0 10.5 27.0 24.0 13.0 24.5 22.0 26.0 19.0 26.0 2.0 7.0 21.5 41.0 16.0 9.0 37.0
Sadler, Elliott 10.5 15.3 21.5 17.5 16.8 20.5 26.8 19.0 21.3 24.5 13.3 26.3 18.0 22.3 19.8 7.0 33.0 25.0 37.5 9.5 26.0 29.5
Sauter, Johnny 17.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A 41.0 41.0 24.0 16.0 N/A 34.5 26.7 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Schrader, Ken 17.5 23.5 37.5 27.0 17.8 29.5 27.5 27.0 25.3 16.5 18.0 27.3 29.3 24.0 28.3 38.0 34.0 33.3 18.0 33.0 15.0 25.5
Smith, Regan N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Sorenson, Reed 31.5 21.0 40.0 26.7 29.0 23.5 15.0 34.5 32.5 11.0 18.5 23.0 15.0 31.0 6.5 29.0 7.0 20.5 30.0 12.0 43.0 22.0
Stewart, Tony 3.5 18.5 15.5 8.0 11.3 8.3 10.3 13.3 7.0 11.0 8.3 26.0 22.8 11.5 12.8 14.5 18.5 10.5 4.5 1.5 2.5 15.0
Stremme, David 22.0 34.5 33.0 36.0 35.5 26.5 22.5 23.5 33.5 25.0 33.7 27.3 29.5 27.5 23.5 N/A 18.5 15.5 18.0 N/A 26.0 26.5
Truex Jr. Martin 26.3 16.5 20.0 32.0 28.0 27.5 12.3 17.0 22.5 14.0 40.5 19.7 14.0 17.0 23.0 15.0 16.0 20.0 30.5 28.0 11.0 2.0
Vickers, Brian 18.8 20.8 32.5 15.8 25.5 24.0 30.8 13.8 12.0 28.5 32.5 22.5 18.0 6.0 20.5 24.0 8.5 11.5 10.0 12.0 9.5 32.0
Wallace, Kenny 40.0 40.0 38.0 35.0 30.0 N/A 30.0 23.3 42.0 27.0 31.0 29.0 36.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A 42.0 32.0 N/A 31.0 21.0
Waltrip, Michael 33.3 29.5 28.0 17.8 20.5 30.0 29.0 29.8 21.0 34.5 23.7 36.3 24.8 24.8 20.5 22.5 33.0 22.8 16.0 38.5 37.5 29.0
Whitt, Brandon N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 43.0 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Wimmer, Scott 32.5 29.0 29.5 25.7 25.5 28.0 32.3 27.3 25.3 29.0 27.3 23.3 34.3 32.5 25.0 25.0 25.5 28.0 23.0 23.0 27.0 11.5
Wood, Jon N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Yeley, J.J. 39.0 22.0 17.0 15.5 32.0 25.5 27.5 24.0 24.0 26.0 17.5 24.5 32.3 13.0 38.5 33.0 10.0 18.0 34.0 33.0 41.0 30.0

Tracks:

DAY - Daytona (Daytona International Speedway); FON - Fontana (California Speedway); LV - Las Vegas (Las Vegas Motor Speedway); ATL - Atlanta (Atlanta Motor Speedway); BRI - Bristol (Bristol Motor Speedway); MAR - Martinsville (Martinsville Speedway); TX - Texas (Texas Motor Speedway); PHX - Phoenix (Phoenix International Raceway); TAL - Talladega (Talladega Superspeedway); DAR - Darlington (Darlington Raceway); RIC - Richmond (Richmond International Raceway); CHA - Charlotte (Lowe's Motor Speedway); DOV - Dover (Dover International Speedway); POC - Pocono (Pocono Raceway); MICH - Michigan (Michigan International Speedway); SP - Sears Point (Infineon Raceway); CHI - Chicago (Chicagoland Speedway); NH - New Hampshire (New Hampshire International Speedway); IND - Indianapolis (Indianapolis Motor Speedway); WAT - Watkins Glen (Watkins Glen International); KAN - Kansas (Kansas Speedway); HOM - Homestead (Homestead-Miami Speedway)

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