Reutimann 'earns' second career NASCAR Sprint Cup race win
Monday, July 12, 2010
NASCAR driver won his first race of the after leading fifty-two laps on Saturday during the at in , Illinois. The victory gained Reutimann two places in the current point standings, moving him closer to point leader , but he still lags by 555 points and remains in fifteenth position.
It was his second career victory in the US's leading professional stock car series. His previous victory came during the rain-shortened. After the race, Reutimann said, "I heard so much stuff for winning a rain-shortened event... everybody said we didn't earn it... We earned this one. Nobody gave it to us and that feels really good."
Jeff Gordon and in third and fourth, respectively. , , , , , and rounded out the top ten positions. The race had a total of four cautions and ten lead changes among seven different drivers. led the most laps by leading ninety-three.finished in the second position, ahead of
In the Matt Kenseth followed in the top eight points positions. Stewart remained in the ninth position, as Edwards gained two positions to be in tenth. and Clint Bowyer rounded out the top twelve, and are currently in the .
- Sam Cranston. "David Reutimann wins at Chicago for his second Sprint Cup victory" — , July 10, 2010
- "Results" — , July 10, 2010
- "Point Standings" — , July 10, 2010
- "Racetrax" — , July 10, 2010