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Matt Kobyluck won his second NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown.

Lap By Lap: ELITE 1 Semi-Finals 1 – Magione American Style


Matt Kobyluck has been declared the winner of the 2009 NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown Camping World Series 250. This is his second Toyota All-Star Showdown win following his victory in 2006.


Lap 250 -- Joey Logano got to Peyton Sellers' bumper between Turns 3 & 4 as they approached the checkered flag. Sellers went into the wall in Turn 4. Logano edged Matt Kobyluck at the finish line. 

Lap 249 -- Peyton Sellers takes the white flag with Joey Logano closing in. 

Lap 244 -- LEAD CHANGE: Peyton Sellers and Matt Kobyluck pass Joey Logano.

Lap 243 -- LEAD CHANGE: Joey Logano takes the lead back. 

Lap 242 -- GREEN FLAG: Jason Bowles takes the lead. 

Lap 240 -- With 10 laps to go, the running order is: Joey Logano, Jason Bowles, Peyton Sellers, Matty Kobyluck, Auggie Vidovich, Marc Davis, Trevor Bayne, Jim Inglebright, Matt Crafton and Mike David. 

Lap 234 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 13: Alex Haase brought out a caution with an apparent blown engine as he entered Turn 1. Todd Souza is the benificiary.

Lap 230 -- Joey Logano leads Jason Bowles by 1.6 seconds while Peyton Sellers, Matt Kobyluck and Auggie Vidovich round out the top five. 

Lap 227 -- Eric Holmes pulls off the track and behind the wall. 

Lap 223 -- Eddie MacDonald is pronounced out due to accident damage and Nick Lynch is out with a damaged suspension. 

Lap 215 -- Jim Warn spun, without contact, in Turn 2. The race continued without caution as he rejoined the field on the backstretch. 

Lap 213 -- LEAD CHANGE: Joey Logano got past Jason Bowles in Turn 4. 

Lap 211 -- Peyton Sellers passed Matt Kobyluck for third place. 

Lap 208 -- GREEN FLAG: Jason Bowles led at the line. 

Lap 202 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 12: Mike David spun on frontstretch, with no contact, while running in the top 10. Alex Kennedy is the benificiary. 

Lap 200 -- GREEN FLAG: Jason Bowles beat Joey Logano to the line to begin the third and final segment of the night.

Lap 200 -- Eric Richardson is pronounced out of the race due to a previous accident. 

Lap 200 -- COMPETITION CAUTION NO. 2: With the field under caution due to the previous accident, the previously-scheduled competition caution came out.
Full-field rundown:
1. Joey Logano
2. Jason Bowles
3. Peyton Sellers
4. Matt Kobyluck
5. Johnny Borneman
6. Auggie Vidovich
7. David Mayhew
8. Mike David
9. Marc Davis
10. James Warn
11. Jim Inglebright
12. Trevor Bayne
13. Moses Smith
14. Matt Crafton
15. Todd Souza
16. Alex Haase
17. Ron Hornaday Jr.
18. Alex Kennedy
19. Jason Patison
20. Jarit Johnson
21. Antonio Perez
22. Eric Richardson
23. Eric Holmes
24. Jamie Dick
25. Brett Thompson
26. Eddie MacDonald
27. Nick Lynch
28. Jason Fensler
29. Chris Johnson
30. Austin Dillon
31. Steve Park
32. Brian Ickler
33. Andrew Myers
34. Jeff Barkshire
35. Ricky Carmichael
36. Jonathon Gomez
37. Ryan Foster
38. Jamie Hayes
39. Scott Steckly
40. John Salemi

Lap 194 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 11: Alex Haase was spun in Turn 2 following contact. The field avoided hitting Haase. The yellow flag came out for Eric Richardson, who was stopped against the wall in Turn 2. Ron Hornaday Jr. is the benificiary.

Lap 192 -- Alex Haase is running in fourth and Peyton Sellers has climed all the way back into the top five. 

Lap 190 -- GREEN FLAG: Joey Logano got a jump on Jason Bowles and led at the line on the restart. 

Lap 184 -- PENALTY: Antonio Perez is assessed a one-lap penalty for aggressive driving.

Lap 182 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 11: Eddie MacDonald spins in Turn 4 without contact. Trevor Bayne is the benificiary. 

Lap 176 -- Ricky Carmichael, Andrew Myers, Jeff Barkshire, Brian Ickler and Chris Johnson are pronounced out of the race due to the earlier accident. 

Lap 167 -- LEAD CHANGE: Joey Logano took the lead back from Jason Bowles. Bowles' teammate Auggie Vidovich moved into third place. 

Lap 166 -- Matt Kobyluck moves past David Mayhew into third place. 

Lap 162 -- GREEN FLAG: Jason Bowles edged Joey Logano at the line. 

Lap 157 -- PENALTY: Nick Lynch to the tail end of the longest line for pitting too soon.

Lap 155 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 10: A Chris Johnson spin in Turn 2 collects Austin Dillon, Jamie Dick and Jason Fensler. 

Lap 154 -- GREEN FLAG: Joey Logano led at the line. 

Lap 153 -- Ron Hornaday Jr. returns to the track. 

Lap 145 -- Trevor Bayne pitted under caution. Joey Logano inherited the lead. Jason Bowles, Mike David, Matt Kobyluck and David Mayhew round out the top five. Todd Souza is the benificiary.   

Lap 144 -- RED FLAG ENDS AT 9:06 P.M. 

Lap 144 -- Eric Holmes' team repored a broken sway bar. 

Lap 144 -- The accident took out three of the top five leaders at the time. Trevor Bayne, Joey Logano and David Mayhew are currently scored as the top three competitors. Brian Ickler had led 100 at the time of the accident. 

Lap 144 -- RED FLAG NO. 1 AT 8:52 P.M.

Lap 141 -- Cars involved in the caution include: Chris Johnson, Brian Ickler, Andrew Myers, Ricky Carmichael, Alex Kennedy, Eddie MacDonald, Jim Warn, Jarit Johnson, Jason Fensler, Jim Inglebright, Peyton Sellers, Johnny Borneman, Marc Davis, Jason Patison, Brett Thompson, Jamie Dick, Todd Souza, Austin Dillon, Jeff Barkshire and Ron Hornaday Jr.

Lap 141 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 9: Ron Hornaday Jr. challenged for the lead and slid up Turn 4 into leader Brian Ickler to cause a multi-car accident. 

Lap 143 -- GREEN FLAG: Brian Ickler led the field at the line. 

Lap 139 -- Eric Holmes, Marc Davis, Jarit Johnson, Eric Richardson. Jamie Dick, Jason Patison, Johnny Borneman, Todd Souza and Ricky Carmichael come to pit road. The hood goes up on Holmes' car. 

Lap 137 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 8: Antonio Perez spun on frontstretch and makes contact with a water barrel in the infield in Turn 1. Jim Warn is the benificiary. 

Lap 133 -- Joey Logano passed Jason Bowles for fifth place in lap traffic. 

Lap 130 -- Jamie Dick slowed and pulled onto pit road. 

Lap 128 -- Brian Ickler puts Eric Holmes a lap down. 

Lap  127 -- Mike David passed Matt Kobyluck for seventh place.

Lap 122 -- Second place Trevor Bayne leads Ron Hornaday Jr. by a full straightaway. 

Lap 120 -- Brian Ickler is closing in on the tail end of the field. 

Lap 115 -- Ron Hornaday Jr. has moved up to third place with Jeff Barkshire, David Mayhew, Joey Logano and Jason Bowles right behind. 

Lap 110 -- Brian Ickler leads Trevor Bayne by nearly two seconds as Eric Holmes has dropped back to 26th. 

Lap 102 -- Eric Holmes has dropped back to eighth with sparks underneath his race car. 

Lap 100 -- GREEN FLAG: Brian Ickler nosed out Trevor Bayne and Eric Holmes as they went three-wide on the restart.

Lap 100 -- The field returns to the track. Ricky Carmichael is the benificiary. Austin Dillon returns to pit road. Antonio Perez pulled behind the wall. 

1. Brian Ickler
2. Trevor Bayne
3. Eric Holmes
4. Jeff Barkshire
5. Ron Hornaday Jr.
6. David Mayhew
7. Jason Bowles
8. Joey Logano
9. Mike David
10. Matt Kobyluck
11. Auggie Vidovich Jr.
12. Alex Kennedy
13. Andrew Myers
14. Matt Crafton
15. Steve Park
16. Alex Haase
17. Moses Smith
18. Peyton Sellers
19. Jim Inglebright
20. Johnny Borneman
21. Austin Dillon
22. Jarit Johnson
23. Marc Davis
24. Jim Warn
25. Jamie Dick
26. Chris Johnson
27. Eddie MacDonald
28. Eric Richardson
29. Todd Souza
30. Nick Lynch
31. Jason Fensler
32. Ricky Carmichael
33. Jason Patison
34. Antonio Perez
35. Brett Thompson
36. Jonathon Gomez
37. Ryan Foster
38. Jamie Hayes
39. Scott Steckly
40. John Salemi 

Lap 100 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 7, COMPETITION YELLOW NO. 1: Teams will come to pit road for a previously-scheduled 10-minute red-flag session. 

Lap 97 -- Trevor Bayne made a bid for the lead, but Brian Ickler held off the surge. 

Lap 93 -- Brian Ickler and Trevor Bayne pull away from third place Eric Holmes. 

Lap 89 -- Ricky Carmichael gets around in Turn 2 and returns to the action without a caution. 

Lap 86 -- Joey Logano brushed the wall in Turn 4 while in fourth place and fell back to ninth. 

Lap 85 -- Brian Ickler pulled away as Trevor Bayne and Eric Holmes battled for second. 

Lap 84 -- GREEN FLAG: Brian Ickler led Eric Holmes at the line. 

Lap 76 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 6: Jamie Dick spun in Turn 2. Nick Lynch is the benificiary. 

Lap 75 --  Jamie Hayes, Ryan Foster and Jonathon Gomez are pronounced out of the race due to the earlier accident.

Lap 73 -- LEAD CHANGE: Brian Ickler regained the lead from Eric Holmes.

Lap 73 -- Green flag racing conditions resume. 

Lap 66 -- Eric Holmes took the lead from Brian Ickler just prior to the yellow flag. 

Lap 66 -- PENALTY: Nick Lynch penalized to the tail end of the longest line for pitting too soon. 

Lap 66 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 5: Nicky Lynch and Jason Fensler involved in an accident in Turn 4. 

Lap 64 -- Green flag racing resumes. 

Lap 61 -- PENALTY: Chris Johnson and Alex Haase penalized to the end of the longest line for pitting too soon. Antonio Perez is the benificiary. 

Lap 59 -- Ricky Carmichael and Jason Patison enter pit road. Accident cars Peyton Sellers and Eddie MacDonald return to pit road for a second time.  

Lap 55 -- Alex Haase, who also suffered damage, makes a stop on pit road. 

Lap 53 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 4: Jeff Barkshire, Eddie MacDonald, Peyton Sellers, Chris Johnson, Jonathon Gomez and Jason Fensler involvoed in multi-car accident in Turn 2. 

Lap 52 -- Green flag racing conditions resume. 

Lap 49 -- Marc Davis, Jason Fensler, Todd Souza, Nick Lynch and Jason Patison pit.

Lap 46 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 3: Ryan Foster scrapes wall in Turn 2. Antonio Perez is benificiary. 

Lap 45 -- Brian Ickler leads Trevor Bayne by 2.5 seconds at the line. 

Lap 40 -- Previous race leaders Chris Johnson and Jason Bowles are now scored in fourth and 11th, respectively. 

Lap 39 -- Antonio Perez slows with a flat tire and enters pit road. 

Lap 36 -- Trevor Bayne noses past Eric Holmes for second place behind Brian Ickler. 

Lap 35 -- Brian Ickler takes his first lead of the night. 

Lap 34 -- Green flag racing resumes with Eric Holmes in the lead at the line. 

Lap 30 -- Marc Davis, Jarit Johnson, Nick Lynch and Jason Fensler come to pit road. 

Lap 28 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 2: Nick Lynch spun in Turn 2. He doesn't make contact. 

Lap 25 -- The current race leaders are:
1. Eric Holmes
2. Brian Ickler
3. Trevor Bayne
4. Chris Johnson
5. Jeff Barkshire 

Lap 22 -- Scott Steckley and John Salemi are pronounced out of the race due to the accident on Lap 8. 

Lap 18 -- Green flag racing conditions resumed as Eric Holmes led the field at the line. 

Lap 15 -- PENALTY: Jamie Hayes, Steve Park and Todd Souza penalized to the tail end of the longest line for pitting too soon. 

Lap 10 -- Top 10 rundown:
1. Chris Johnson
2. Eric Holmes
3. Jason Bowles
4. Brian Ickler
5. Trevor Bayne
6. Jeff Barkshire
7. David Mayhew
8. Ryan Foster
9. Ron Hornaday Jr.
10. Eddie MacDonald 

Lap 8 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 1: Scott Steckly, John Salemi and Jamie Hayes are involved in an accident between Turns 3 & 4. Also involved: Steve Park, Todd Souza and Jamie Dick. Park, Souza and Dick drove to pit road with damage. 

Lap 8 -- Eric Holmes and Brian Ickler pass Jason Bowles for second place. 

Lap 6 -- Chris Johnson takes the lead after making in three-wide out of Turn 4. 

7:22 p.m. -- The NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown Camping World Series 250 has gone green. Jason Bowles led the first lap. 

7:20 p.m. -- One pace lap to go at the line for the green flag. 

7:16 p.m. -- Paul Blart: Mall Cop star Kevin James led the field down the front stretch on the official pace Segway of the NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown.  

7:13 p.m. -- Cars are on the track to begin pace laps. 

7:10 p.m. -- Damon Andrews, KTLA sports anchor, delivered the command: "Gentlemen, start your engines!" 

7:03 p.m. -- Pop singer Kiley Dean performed the National Anthem.

7:02 p.m. -- Bob Butcher delivered the invocation. 

7 p.m. -- SPEED's coverage of the NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown is underway.   

6:30 p.m. -- Driver introductions have begun for the NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown Camping World Series 250. 

Lap 50 -- CHECKERED FLAG: Andrew Myers wins last-chance "Open." Also transferring to the main are:
2. Jarit Johnson
3. Brett Thompson
4. Jonathon Gomez
5. Matt Crafton
6. Jim Warn

Blake Koch finished seventh followed by Joe Polewarczyk, Daryl Harr and Keith Spangler. 

Lap 48 -- Joe Polewarczyk spun in Turn 2. Doesn't hit anything and dropped from second to eighth place. 

Lap 47 -- Jonathon Gomez passes Jim Warn for sixth place. 

Lap 45 -- Top seven drivers are:
1. Andrew Myers
2. Joe Polewarczyk
3. Brett Thompson
4. Jarit Johnson
5. Matt Crafton
6. Jim Warn
7. Jonathon Gomez 

Lap 39 -- GREEN FLAG: Andrew Myers beats Joe Polewarcyk to the line. 

Lap 35 -- Top seven drivers are:
1. Andrew Myers
2. Joe Polewarczyk
3. Brett Thompson
4. Jarit Johnson
5. Matt Crafton
6. Jim Warn
7. Jonathon Gomez 

Lap 34 -- YELLOW FLAG NO. 2: Billy Kahn spun in Turn 4. He doesn't hit anything. 

Lap 31 -- Jim Warn currently runs sixth; Blake Koch in seventh. 

Lap 29 --GREEN FLAG: Andrew Myers gets race back underway. 

Lap 25 --  YELLOW FLAG NO. 1: Fourth-place driver Terry Henry spun on the backstretch.

Lap 20 -- Andrew Myers is now working his way through lap traffic. 

Lap 15 -- Top five are:
1. Andrew Myers
2. Brett Thompson
3. Joe Polewarczyk
4. Terry Henry
5. Matt Crafton 

5:42 p.m. -- The rain has subsided to a drizzle and the race has begun. Andrew Myers led the first lap. 

5:36 p.m. -- With cars on the track to start the "Open" race, it has started to rain. The field will proceed under yellow to keep heat in the race track. 

5:15 p.m. -- The lineup for the 50-lap "Open" race to determine the final six starting positions for the 250-lap main are:
1. Terry Henry
2. Andrew Myers
3. Joe Polewarczyk
4. Matt Crafton
5. Brett Thompson
6. Brian Wong
7. Daryl Harr
8. Keith Spangler
9. Jim Warn
10. Blake Koch
11. Tony Toste
12. Rod Johnson Jr.
13. Jonathon Gomez
14. Jarit Johnson
15. Marcus Zukanovic
16. Stan Silva Jr.
17. Dakoda Armstrong
18. Kyle Kelley
19. Wes Banks
20. Billy Kann
21. Paul Pedroncelli Jr.
22. Greg Pursley

4:38 p.m. -- Scott Steckly is 41st fastest. Qualifying has concluded for the NASCAR Camping World Series race. Chris Johnson wins the Coors Light Pole Award.  

4:33 p.m. -- With one car to go - NASCAR Canadian Tire Series champion Scott Steckly - the top 10 qualifiers are:
1. Chris Johnson
2. Jason Bowles
3. Brian Ickler
4. Eric Holmes
5. Jeff Barkshire
6. Trevor Bayne
7. Nick Lynch
8. Antonio Perez
9. Ryan Foster
10. Joey Logano 

4:31 p.m. -- Greg Pursley hits the wall in Turn 4 and comes to a rest against the wall. 

4:30 p.m. -- Brian Ickler qualifies third, behind Chris Johnson and Jason Bowles. 

4:24 p.m. -- Sirius XM radio will now begin live coverage at 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET) 

4:19 p.m. -- Chris Johnson knocks Jason Bowles off the pole with a time of 18.299. 

4:06 p.m. -- Jason Patison scrapped the wall during his qualifying run. 

4:00 pm. -- Antonio Perez is fifth quickest, bumping Joey Logano to sixth. 

3:53 p.m. -- After the first 10 qualifiers, Jason Bowles is first at 18.354. He is followed by Eric Holmes, Trevor Bayne, Nick Lynch and Joey Logano. 

3:45 p.m. -- NASCAR Camping World Series East qualifying is underway. 

3:11 p.m. -- Tire scuff has begun for NASCAR Camping World Series cars. 

2:52 p.m. -- Camping World Series race will start at 6:45 p.m., followed by the Late Model race and then Super Late Model race.  

2:49 p.m. -- A revised schedule has been released. Qualifying has been cancelled in the Late Model and Super Late Model divisions. Both races will start all cars entered - 47 in Late Model and 52 in Super Late Model. Camping World Series tire scuff session will start at 3:10 p.m., with qualiyfing at 3:45 p.m. 

2:15 p.m. -- As long as the rain continues to hold off, track is estimate to be dried by 3 p.m. 

1:30 p.m. -- Track drying has resumed. 

Noon -- Jet dryers are off the track as the rain has picked up again. 

11:42 a.m. -- Super Late Model cars are coming off the track and jet dryers are going on. 

11:38 a.m. -- YELLOW FLAG: Rain has picked up on the track during Late Model practice. 

11:19 a.m. -- Green flag on Late Model practice. 

11:16 a.m. -- Just as the revised schedule was put out (see here), it began to sprinkle again. 

10:46 a.m. -- Sunshine has made it's first appearance of the weekend -- albeit with considerable cloud cover. Practice for the Late Models is scheduled to go off at 11:15 a.m. 

9:37 a.m. -- Matt Kobyluck will be going to a backup car for the Camping World Series race. Kobyluck suffered suspension damage when he scrapped the wall during Friday night's practice session. His primary car was brand new for the Showdown; the back-up is the same car he won the 2006 Showdown in.

9:27 p.m. -- Updated schedule: NASCAR is releasing Camping World Series qualifying tires and commence pre-qualifying inspection. The cars will be impounded in their qualifying groups on the back shoot entrance to the racing surface. Once rain stops and the track is dried, the cars will have an optional scuff session of up to five laps. They will be impounded in the infield, and Camping World Series qualifying will begin as soon as the track conditions permit.  

9 a.m. -- Jet driers have begun to work their way around the track. 

8:45 a.m. PT -- The steady mist that has fallen much of the morning has begun to let up. NASCAR is working on a revised schedule for Saturday.