Vickers wins at MIS

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series held the Carfax 400 on Sunday from Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich. and pole winner Brian Vickers also took home the checker flag.

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According to oddsmakers from online sports book SPORTSBETTING, Vickers had odds of 25/1 to win the race before the event, meaning a $100 bet on Vickers to win will pay out $2,500.

Vickers led just 12 of the 200 laps, but managed to take over first place after Jimmie Johnson ran out of gas in the final laps of the race.

Jeff Gordon finished second on the day and entered the race at 7/1 odds.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. had a surprising day, taking third for his best finish since April 26. Earnhardt Jr. had 50/1 odds coming into the race

Mark Martin, who had 6/1 odds to win, finished in 31st place.

Johnson was the pre-race favorite at 5/1 odds, but finished 33rd.

2009 Carfax 400 Results – Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009

1 Brian Vickers (83)

2 Jeff Gordon (24)

3 Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88)

4 Carl Edwards (99)

5 Sam Hornish Jr. (77)

6 Casey Mears (07)

7 Joey Logano (20)

8 Clint Bowyer (33)

9 David Reutimann (00)

10 Denny Hamlin (11)

11 Kasey Kahne (9)

12 Kevin Harvick (29)

13 David Stremme (12)

14 Matt Kenseth (17)

15 Ryan Newman (39)

16 Bill Elliott (21)

17 Tony Stewart (14)

18 Jeff Burton (31)

19 Juan Pablo Montoya (42)

20 Greg Biffle (16)

21 Martin Truex Jr. (1)

22 AJ Allmendinger (44)

23 Kyle Busch (18)

24 Brad Keselowski (25)

25 Elliott Sadler (19)

26 Paul Menard (98)

27 Michael Waltrip (55)

28 John Andretti (34)

29 Reed Sorenson (43)

30 David Ragan (6)

31 Mark Martin (5)

32 Jamie McMurray (26)

33 Jimmie Johnson (48)

34 Scott Speed (82)

35 Marcos Ambrose (47)

36 Kurt Busch (2)

37 Robby Gordon (7)

38 Mike Bliss (09)

39 Joe Nemechek (187)

40 David Gilliland (171)

41 Mike Skinner (36)

42 Dave Blaney (66)

43 Bobby Labonte (96)

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Posted: 8/16/09 7:26PM ET

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