STP 400

Kansas Speedway

Kansas City, Kan.

When: Sunday, 1 p.m.

TV/Radio: Fox/WNPV (1440-AM)

Race course: 1.5-mile oval

Race distance:

400 miles/267 laps

Race forecast: Sunny, 88 degrees

Last year's winner: Greg Biffle

Last year's pole winner:

Kasey Kahne, 174.644 mph

Track qualifying record:

Matt Kenseth, 180.856 mph (October 2005)

Track facts: Greg Biffle, Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart are two-time winners at Kansas . . . Biffle led 60 laps, including the last 29, in winning last year's race. Jimmie Johnson was runner-up; Kevin Harvick was third . . . Seven of the 12 Kansas Cup winners have started 20th or lower . . . David Ragan's second-place finish in Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600 was his career best . . . Joey Logano (third) and A.J. Allmendinger (fifth) each had their best finishes of the season . . . Danica Patrick and Daytona 500 winner Trevor Bayne return to the Nationwide series Saturday night at Chicagoland Speedway (ESPN, 8 o'clock). In her last Nationwide race before she rejoined the IndyCar series, Patrick recorded her best stock-car finish: fourth at Las Vegas. Bayne has recovered from an undisclosed illness.

Wins: Kevin Harvick, 3; Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth, 2 each; Carl Edwards, Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Trevor Bayne, Regan Smith, 1 each.

SPRINT CUP STANDINGS

Through 12 of 36 races

Pvs. Pts. Behind

1. Carl Edwards. . . 1 445 -

2. Kevin Harvick. . . 5 409 -36

3. Jimmie Johnson. . . 2 408 -37

4. Dale Earnhardt Jr.. . . 4 402 -43

5. Kyle Busch. . . 3 392 -53

6. Kurt Busch. . . 9 377 -68

7. Matt Kenseth. . . 6 374 -71

8. Clint Bowyer. . . 8 365 -80

9. Tony Stewart. . . 9 356 -89

10. Ryan Newman. . . 7 353 -92

11. Greg Biffle. . . 12 343 -102

12. Denny Hamlin. . . 13 339 -106

13. A.J. Allmendinger. . . 16 335 -110

14. Mark Martin. . . 11 334 -111

15. Juan Montoya. . . 15 329 -116

16. Jeff Gordon. . . 14 324 -121

17. Marcos Ambrose. . . 20 320 -125

18. David Ragan. . . 21 313 -132

19. Kasey Kahne. . . 18 309 -136

20. Paul Menard. . . 17 306 -139

Up next: Pocono 500, June 12, Pocono Raceway, Long Pond, Pa., 1 p.m.; TV: TNT; last year's winner: Denny Hamlin.

- Bill Fleischman