Lamar Post First NASCAR Victory of 2005 at Phoenix PHOENIX, ARIZ. (January 30, 2005) Burney Lamar of W. Sacramento, Calif. scored his fourth career win and first for new car owner Kevin Harvick. Lamar led 58 laps en route to a .320 second...
Lamar Post First NASCAR Victory of 2005 at Phoenix
PHOENIX, ARIZ. (January 30, 2005) Burney Lamar of W. Sacramento, Calif. scored his fourth career win and first for new car owner Kevin Harvick. Lamar led 58 laps en route to a .320 second victory over Ken Schrader in the NASCAR AutoZone Elite Division, Southwest Series portion of the Copper World Classic at Phoenix Int'l Raceway Sunday afternoon,
Three-time PIR winner Eddy McKean finished in the third position for his ninth top three finish in the last ten PIR races. Eric Holmes, and 2003 series champion Jim Pettit II rounded out the top five finishers in the 75-lap event.
TIME OF RACE: 49 minutes, 48 seconds (Race Record)
AVERAGE SPEED: 90.361 mph
MARGIN OF VICTORY: .320 seconds
CAUTION FLAGS: Three cautions for 19 laps (3-8, 44-49, 51-57)
BUD POLE AWARD: Field set per NASCAR Rulebook dut to inclement weather. Jim Pettit II started from Pole.
POWERADE POWER MOVE OF THE RACE AWARD: Jeff Jefferson, LeMay Museum Dodge
FEATHERLITE AWARD: Burney Lamar, Groeniger Chevrolet
ROOKIE-OF-THE-RACE: Dustin Jones, A Atlas Chevrolet
LAP LEADERS: Two lead changes among three drivers. Jim Pettit II start, Eddy McKean 1-17, Burney Lamar 18-75.
<pre> AUTOZONE SOUTHWEST SERIES TOP 20 Driver POINTS(WINS) 1. Burney Lamar 180 (1) 2. Ken Schrader 170 - 3. Eddy McKean 165 - 4. Eric Holmes 160 - 5. Jim Pettit II 155 - 6. Jeff Jefferson 150 - 7. Nick Lynch 146 - 8. M.K. Kanke 142 - 9. Thomas Martin 138 - 10. Greg Voigt 134 - 11. Joe Herold 130 - 12. Greg Pursley 127 - 13. Danny Burson 124 - 14. Auggie Vidovich 121 - 15. Brandon Riehl 118 - 16. John Dillon 115 - 17. Kevin Clark 112 - 18. Greg Fowler 109 - 19. Darrell LaMoure 106 - 20. Dustin Jones 103 -
ROOKIE-OF-THE-YEAR STANDINGS Name Pts Dustin Jones 10 Stephan Sadler 9
MANUFACTURE' STANDINGS MFG Pts Chevrolet 9 Pontiac 6 Ford 4 Dodge 3
FEATHERLITE AWARD STANDINGS Name Pts Burney Lamar 1
BUD POLE AWARD STANDINGS Name Pts Jim Pettit II 1
POWERADE MOVE OF THE RACE Name Pts Jeff Jefferson 1