NASCAR At Pocono 2012 Results: Joey Logano Takes The Checkered Flag

The Pocono 400 is in the books as the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series officially enters its second half. In the end, pole position holder Joey Logano managed to take the checkered flag by muscling past Mark Martin with a bump-and-run pass with three laps left to go. Martin was none too pleased with the move, but the end result was Logano's second career win. His first came way back in 2009.

This was the fifth top 10 finish for Logano this season and the first time he has placed above eighth. Matt Kenseth finished in seventh place and ensured he would take over as the overall Sprint Cup points leader. Previous leader Greg Biffle fell out of the top spot with a disappointing 24th-place finish.

Here are the NASCAR results from today's race at Pocono:

  1. Joey Logano
  2. Mark Martin
  3. Tony Stewart
  4. Jimmie Johnson
  5. Denny Hamlin
  6. Clint Bowyer
  7. Matt Kenseth
  8. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
  9. Paul Menard
  10. Jamie McMurray
  11. Carl Edwards
  12. Ryan Newman
  13. Marcos Ambrose
  14. Kevin Harvick
  15. Jeff Burton
  16. Regan Smith
  17. Juan Pablo Montoya
  18. Brad Keselowski
  19. Jeff Gordon
  20. Martin Truex Jr.
  21. David Reutimann
  22. Bobby Labonte
  23. David Gilliland
  24. Greg Biffle
  25. Dave Blaney
  26. Travis Kvapil
  27. David Ragan
  28. Aric Almirola
  29. Kasey Kahne
  30. Kyle Busch
  31. AJ Allmendinger
  32. Tony Raines
  33. Stephen Leicht
  34. Michael McDowell
  35. Casey Mears
  36. JJ Yeley
  37. Joe Nemechek
  38. Mike Bliss
  39. Stacy Compton
  40. Scott Riggs
  41. Reed Sorenson
  42. Josh Wise
  43. Landon Cassill

For all news and information regarding the 2012 Sprint Cup Series, please visit NASCAR Ranting & Raving or check out SB Nation's dedicated NASCAR hub.

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