Race Day in Photos

Good timing helps El Cajon's Jimmie Johnson win at Auto Club Speedway.

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El Cajon's Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, comes to the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 500 at Auto Club Speedway.
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Johnson leads Mark Martin, driver of the #5 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet. Johnson crossed the scoring line at the end of pit road just before then-leader Jeff Burton passed him. That kept Johnson on the lead lap, and he regained first when everybody else pitted during the a final caution flag.
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Lauren Conrad watches race action from pit road.
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Matt Kenseth pits the #17 Crown Royal Ford.
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Johnson celebrates the win.
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Martin leads Jeff Burton, driver of the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet.
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Johnso and wife Chandra look on from pit road.
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Scott Speed, driver of the #82 Red Bull Toyota, looks on from pit road.
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Jeff Burton, driver of the #31 CAT Chevrolet, leaves the pits after making a stop.
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Paul Menard drives the #98 Energizer/Menards Ford.
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Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Aflac Ford, shares a conversation with actor Steve Austin.
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Brian Vickers, driver of the #83 Red Bull Toyota, stands with Travis Pastrana.
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Johnson celebrates in NASCAR style.
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Martin makes a pit stop.
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Actor Andy Garcia speaks at a press conference prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 500 at Auto Club Speedway.
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Joey Logano pits the #20 The Home Depot Toyota.
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