2012 AAA 400

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2012 AAA 400
Race details
Race 29 of 36 in the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season

Date September 30, 2012 (2012-09-30)
Location Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware
Course Permanent racing facility
1 mi (1.6 km)
Distance 400 laps, 400 mi (643.737 km)
Weather Temperatures reaching up to 71.8 °F (22.1 °C); wind speeds approaching 12 miles per hour (19 km/h)[1]
Pole position
Driver Denny Hamlin Joe Gibbs Racing
Time 22.599
No. 2
Brad Keselowski
Penske Racing
Television in the United States
Network ESPN
Announcers Allen Bestwick, Dale Jarrett and Andy Petree

The 2012 AAA 400 was a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stock car race held on September 30, 2012 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware. Contested over 400 laps, it was the twenty-ninth in the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, as well as the third race in the ten-race Chase for the Sprint Cup, which ends the season.

Standings after the race[edit]


  1. ^ "2012 AAA 400 weather information". The Old Farmers' Almanac. Archived from the original on 2013-07-13. Retrieved 2013-06-25. 
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