The Numbers — New Hampshire

THE NUMBERS for the SYLVANIA 300

New Hampshire Motor Speedway (All Sprint Cup races)

1 – fewest lead changes (9/17/00)

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1 – fewest leaders (Jeff Burton, 9/17/00)

2 – fewest cautions (7/13/97)

2 – fewest laps led by race winner (Jeff Burton, 7/11/99)

3 – wins by Dodge at NHMS since manufacturer’s return to NASCAR in 2001

4 – most wins (Jeff Burton)

5 – wins from the pole; seven from the front row

5 – most poles (Ryan Newman)

6 – number of jet dryers available for track drying this weekend at NHMS

7 – fewest cars on lead lap at finish (7/11/93)

7 – drivers with more than one win

8 – races won from outside a top-20 starting position

10 – fewest caution laps (7/13/97)

17 – most cautions (7/10/94)

17 – different pole winners 20 – different race winners

23 – most lead changes (twice, most recent 7/21/02)

30 – most cars on lead lap at finish (7/21/02)

30 – fewest cars running at finish (twice, most recent 9/17/00)

43 – most cars running at finish (9/16/07)

79 – most caution laps (7/10/94) 120 minutes – approximate amount of time it takes to dry the 1.058-mile track 300 – most laps led by race winner (Jeff Burton, 9/17/00)

2011 Caution Update

6 – number of races extended beyond scheduled distance in 2011 (Daytona1, Darlington, Charlotte, Daytona2, Watkins Glen, Bristol2)

4 – fewest cautions this season (Fontana and Pocono1)

16 – most cautions this season (Daytona1)

203 – number of cautions in the first 27 races of 2011; total includes 98 for accidents, 46 for debris and 28 for spins

990 of 7,643 – number of laps under caution in 2011 1

,365.807 of 10,633.758 – miles under caution in the first 27 races

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