2009 AAA 400

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2009 AAA 400
Race details
Race 28 of 36 in the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season
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Date September 27, 2009 (2009-09-27)
Location Dover International Speedway, Dover, Delaware
Course Permanent racing facility
1.0 mi (1.609 km)
Distance 400 laps, 400 mi (643.737 km)
Average speed 118.704 miles per hour (191.036 km/h)
Pole position
Driver Jimmie Johnson Hendrick Motorsports
Time 22.878
Most laps led
Driver Jimmie Johnson Hendrick Motorsports
Laps 271
No. 48
Jimmie Johnson
Hendrick Motorsports
Television in the United States
Network ESPN
Announcers Jerry Punch, Dale Jarrett and Andy Petree
2009 Sprint Cup Series
Chase for the Sprint Cup
Non-points races in italics

The 2009 AAA 400, was the twenty-eighth race of the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup season and the second race in the ten-race Chase for the Sprint Cup. The 400 miles (640 km) race was held on Sunday, September 27 at the 1 mile (1.6 km) Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware, the city that serves as state capital of the First State. ABC telecasts the race beginning at 1 PM US EDT and MRN along with Sirius Satellite Radio provided radio coverage starting at 1:15 PM US EDT. Jimmie Johnson won the pole and won the race. The race featured Joey Logano rolling over several times in turn 3 and thus brought out a red flag, less than 30 seconds after the caution was waved, Logano walked away from the wreck.